Collingwood has cautiously supported an application from Port Adelaide to wear its heritage "prison bar" guernsey against Richmond in Sunday's elimination final as a radical compromise to the clash strip controversy.
Melbourne is investigating the costumes worn by two of its players at Mad Monday celebrations.
Coach Brad Scott won't guarantee rested quintet Michael Firrito, Lindsay Thomas, Levi Greenwood, Todd Goldstein and Luke McDonald will all return for North Melbourne's elimination final against Essendon, but hopes to be able to retain Lachie Hansen despite a nagging hip injury.
An issue with barcodes meant North Melbourne members were unable to buy tickets for their elimination final against Essendon at the MCG on Saturday.
Lawyers for Essendon Football Club's former high-performance coach Dean Robinson have been granted access to documents involving a meeting where the issue of blaming "rogue operators" for the supplements scandal was allegedly discussed.
Steve Johnson has given the strongest indication yet that he is ready to return from his right foot injury and take on Hawthorn in Friday night’s qualifying final at the MCG.
Brian Lake and Steve Johnson will be the big stories this week.
Half-back Cam O’Shea was omitted from the Power’s squad against Fremantle for first-year player Jarman Impey.
This could be one game where Ross Lyon's tactical and motivation powers prove most vital.
Let's go with Essendon, given their best is more damaging.