With grand final spots on the line, it was always going to be an exciting weekend of AFL action.
It's on Monday, September 26. Here's a preview of the 2016 Brownlow Medal.
James Buckley The Sydney Swans ended Adelaide Crows' finals campaign in a 36-point defeat on September 17.
Greg Baum A crowd of more than 87,000 watched the Bulldogs' shock defeat of Hawthorn on Friday, September 16.
We've got an extra week to contemplate the first round of this year's final series, but let's not waste any time.