Footy’s 10 best season finishes

THE final round of this year’s AFL season shapes as a classic, but it will have to be good to match the drama of past years. Relive 10 amazing finales.

Karmichael Hunt’s three-code journey

WE take a look back at Karmichael Hunt’s three-code journey as the star prepares to join 15-man code with reports linking him to the Queensland Reds.

Gerard Healy: Can the Tigers do it?

ASK Fox Footy expert and 1988 Brownlow Medallist Gerard Healy a question ahead of the final home and away round of the season. LIVE CHAT at 3PM

Time running out for hamstrung Cyril

HAWTHORN coach Alastair Clarkson has hinted star forward Cyril Rioli is running out of time to be ready for the finals.

O’Keefe undecided on playing in 2015

DUAL premiership winner Ryan O’Keefe says he has yet to decide whether he’ll attempt to continue his AFL career next year after accepting he won’t remain with Sydney.

Hunt calls time on AFL foray

KARMICHAEL Hunt has told teammates he is leaving the AFL, with the code-hopper tipped to make a return to rugby.

I’m no diver, Bartel slams ‘witch hunt’

GEELONG superstar Jimmy Bartel has passionately rejected accusations he took a dive to win a free kick during the Cats loss to Hawthorn on Saturday night.

Crows, Power deserve more prime-time footy

AFTER years of being overlooked it’s time the AFL coughed up and scheduled more prime-time football in Adelaide next year.

Bombers shine despite it all

IN the few moments of solitude afforded Essendon players this year a few questions must come up time and again.

Buddy in running for medal sweep

LANCE Franklin stands on the edge of unchartered personal and team glory as he prepares to play in his seventh finals series.

Broomhead resists South Australian lure

PROMISING Collingwood midfielder Tim Broomhead will resist the lures of Adelaide clubs to sign a two-year deal to stay at the Magpies.

Tigers need miracle — but have faith

RICHMOND star Jack Riewoldt says the Tigers will have to produce their best performance “for quite some while” to secure a miracle finals berth.

AFL rules out father-son overhaul

SYDNEY will land top-three talent Isaac Heeney with a late first-round selection after the AFL opted not to change the controversial draft bidding system.

Magpie injuries could save Ball’s career

A KNEE injury to Brent Macaffer could extend Luke Ball’s career at Collingwood, while Jamie Elliott and Heritier Lumumba could face Hawthorn.

Hawk Breust signs contract extension

HAWTHORN has secured the services of Luke Breust for an additional two years, the new contract locking him to the club until the end of 2017.

Beware the hungry Magpies: Pendlebury

COLLINGWOOD captain Scott Pendlebury believes Hawthorn’s finals security could work in the Magpies favour on Friday night.

Cats woes cold comfort for Lions

BRISBANE coach Justin Leppitsch says Geelong’s second-half woes against Hawthorn have given him and the Lions no comfort.

Tiger Rance to tame hot Buddy

RICHMOND will experiment an attempt to put Sydney off its game, as the Tigers’ unlikely bid for a place in next week’s finals series reaches its climax.

AFL taken to task over ticket prices

THE national consumer watchdog has warned the AFL to be honest with fans about variable ticket prices.

Swans' O'Keefe undecided about future

SYDNEY dual premiership player Ryan O'Keefe has yet to decide whether he will continue his AFL career elsewhere after farewelling the Swans this year.

AFL, clubs warned over ticket pricing

THE competition watchdog has issued an official warning to the AFL and some AFL clubs over the league’s variable ticket pricing policy.

Turning clock back may save AFL from itself

IN a game never short of opinion, new AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan is not scratching for advice on where to take the game.

Bombers’ fate in Heppell’s hand?

ESSENDON stars Dyson Heppell and Brendon Goddard have failed to train three days out from the Bombers’ finals-shaping clash with Carlton.

Cats vulnerable to sudden goal avalanches

REGARDLESS of what Geelong coach Chris Scott would have you believe, the Cats will enter the finals the most vulnerable of the main premiership contenders.

Salmon: Hawks must pick best ruck combo

FORMER Hawk Paul Salmon says Alastair Clarkson must decide on his best combination as the club revisits its 2008 ruck conundrum.

Lions set to sign Martin

BRISBANE are poised to rubber stamp the contract extension of in-form ruckman Stefan Martin as early as today.

I’m in Adelaide to stay: Sloane

RORY Sloane, if he has it his way, is staying put, saying he has no go-home pull to Victoria and is interested only in long-term success.

Key Roos earn right to have week off

NORTH Melbourne is considering wrapping a batch of stars in cotton wool for its finals tune-up against hapless Melbourne.

Davis, Ward firm for Giants finale

GWS co-captain Phil Davis is confident that he and Callan Ward will be fit for Sunday’s match against the Western Bulldogs in Melbourne.

The List: Who’s the best set shot for goal?

WHEN your club trails three points with a shot on goal to follow, which player do you want to have the footy? CAST YOUR VOTE

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