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100 days to go: Facing the big issues

With 100 days until 2018's first bounce, we tackle the big questions

11:15am  Dec 12, 2017

Giants' top draftee suffers hamstring setback

Talented half-forward facing up to a month out of training

1:08pm  Dec 8, 2017

Which Academy prospects are at your club?

Father-son hopefuls among players already training at clubs

11:30am  Dec 8, 2017

Academy stars take eye-opening Top End trip

Next year's draft crop train in a full-time environment for a week

6:36pm  Dec 7, 2017

Big shift see Saints rookie spread his wings

A move from half-back saw St Kilda draftee get on the scoreboard

3:50pm  Dec 3, 2017

Swans rookie puts GF miss behind him

Heart-breaking set shot failure gives way to joy for talented ruck

12:44pm  Dec 3, 2017

Euro Combine: Talls impress, new 20m record

Pics and videos from Dublin as one prospects sets new sprint mark

9:19am  Dec 3, 2017

Critical condition can't stop top-20 NT prospect

Mysterious blood problem among plenty of issues for Top End stars

1:14pm  Dec 2, 2017

Four-gen footy family: Dee to make history

Four-straight generations of one clan on track to play AFL/VFL football

8:34am  Dec 2, 2017

Suns' top pick spurred on by early snub

Jack Martin clone lifted his efforts after being ignored by WA selectors

3:48pm  Dec 1, 2017

New Eagles draftee happy to get physical

Midfielder hopes experience against big bodies will serve him well

8:21am  Nov 30, 2017

AFLW: Juggling Bash and crash all fine for Giant

Top GWS draftee is happy to mix BBL cricket duties with footy training

6:51am  Nov 30, 2017

Rain greets Rayner, but all's fine for No.1

Stormy Brisbane weather can't keep the smile off Cam Rayner's face

1:15pm  Nov 29, 2017


Which Academy prospects are at your club?

Father-son hopefuls among players already training at clubs

11:30am Dec 8, 2017


The plan B for clubs that miss out on Jake Lever

Key defensive prospect is being compared with sought-after Crow

11:59am Sep 17, 2017


AFL Academy adds development list for talls

AFL Academy addresses growing demand for key position players

1:40pm Aug 31, 2017


AFL Academy's Davies-Uniacke makes his mark

Midfielder stamps himself as one of this year's best ball-winning prospects

7:19pm Apr 15, 2017


Two years of talent on show at the MCG

Top prospects for 2017-18 drafts to play before Blues-Dons

7:00am Apr 5, 2017


Draft takes early shape after Academy's US trip

In the US, Callum Twomey takes an early look at the 2017 draft pool

6:39pm Jan 27, 2017

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Notes from the US: part two

Training, time trials, Disneyland and rapping: the Academy hits LA

7:54am Jan 27, 2017


Notes from Florida: part one

Jetlag, sprinting and a date with Delly feature in top prospect's US diary

1:08pm Jan 22, 2017


Academy tall waits to see if he'll be a Giant

Key position prospect's destination to be decided on geographic grounds

9:30am Jan 19, 2017