The AFL has confirmed that Sam Mitchell and Trent Cotchin will receive their 2012 Brownlow medals in a small function with friends and family next month. Sam Mitchell spoke for the first time this …

The AFL commission is meeting in Melbourne to decide what happens to the 2012 Brownlow medal after Essendon captain Jobe Watson returned the award in the wake of the Essendon supplements saga.

Gold Coast Suns coach Rodney Eade is adamant that Garry Ablett is fully committed to the club despite not joining his teammates for day one of pre-season training.