St Kilda's Jack Billings is expecting big things of their star recruit Dan Hannebery, who has been making an impact in their AFL pre-season training.
West Coast ruckman Nic Naitanui is completing kicking skills and straight-line running work as his recovery from a knee reconstruction ramps up.
The AFL has approved tweaks to several rules including a return to strict liability for players who elect to bump instead of tackle.
West Coast will attempt to fast-track their new-look ruck brigade in a bid to help them build a strong chemistry with the midfield group.
Sydney vice-captain and key defender Dane Rampe has signed a three-year extension, tying him to the Swans until the end of the 2022 AFL season.
Darren Cahill's decision to take a 12-month break from tennis coaching has opened the door for him to join Port Adelaide AFL club's board of directors.
Carlton has revealed a new leadership group for the 2019 AFL season, with former skipper Marc Murphy now taking a supporting role.
Former Western Bulldogs tall Jordan Roughead says his off-season switch to Collingwood has him excited for the second phase of his AFL career.
North Melbourne midfielder Jed Anderson believes the club's new-found riches in midfield can establish the Kangaroos as an AFL force in 2019.