One of the most contentious issues in the modern game is about to be relaxed in the new collective bargaining agreement with the players.
Jon Pierik Australian players are set to establish their own image rights company, allowing them to sign with rival sponsors.
Dominic Bossi The A-League's greatest ever team failed to state their credentials against EPL giants Liverpool.
Sam McClure Essendon are planning to pour millions of dollars into a two-pronged development of their Tullamarine headquarters, which will include new epicentre for a women's team and the VFL side.
Jon Pierik Ken Hinkley says coaches can go "crazy" worrying how to negate Geelong's potent midfield but he claims he will not send a specialist tagger to the man who could destroy his Port Adelaide side on Thursday night.
Rohan Connolly Port Adelaide was all but ignored in speculation about potential improvers in 2017. But the pundits appear to have underestimated the Power's capacity to improve with what was already at their disposal.
Greg Baum Duly, Cricket Australia and its players will have to come to some sort of compromise on revenue-sharing. But it won't be before more posturing, and not without much more lost skin.
Andrew Tate Western Bulldogs captain Bob Murphy has denied his teammates are suffering a premiership letdown, saying the Dogs' best football was still as good as anyone's .
Ronny Lerner Can Essendon win an unlikely premiership this year like they did in 1993? Anything is possible, according to Bombers great Michael Long.
Jon Pierik and Ronny Lerner The AFL puts players and the MRP on notice over sneaky punches, but steps back from threats to enforce new rules.