Roughead named captain

9:51 AM   Hawthorn has named Jarryd Roughead captain in 2017.

Lloyd on Essendon captaincy

6:44 PM   Essendon legend Matthew Lloyd says Cale Hooker is an outside chance of being appointed captain of the Bombers.

Eddie Betts signs on

Eddie Betts discusses his latest contract extension, as well as who's impressed him over the summer.

Hird history being 're-written'

Sports columnist Patrick Smith has defended a controversial piece he wrote about James Hird.

Roughy in skipper mix

Hawthorn is "seriously" considering making Jarryd Roughead captain this season, Mitch Cleary has revealed on Sportsday.

A $35m gap

AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan.

Whispers believes the gap between the AFL and the players stands at around $35m per year.

Sharks keeping Tom at bay

Tom Hawkins of the Cats.

Six Cats added the Pier to Pub on top of pre-season training, but sharks kept Tom Hawkins away.

Aiming for 100 goals

Cale Hooker (L) will partner Joe Daniher up forward in 2017.

Matthew Lloyd has backed Joe Daniher and Cale Hooker to return a big haul in 2017.

Ziebell hopes for headaches

Jack Ziebell breaks a tackle.

North skipper jack Ziebell hopes the squad gives their coaches selection headaches.

Whispers returns with a bang

Dom Tyson celebrates in Melbourne's impressive win over Hawthorn last season.

Sports Today favourite "Whispers" has returned after an extended break with a bombshell on a Melbourne midfielder.


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