NATIONAL: The full fixture for the AFL's season 2017 has been revealed.
The first round fixture of the 2017 AFL season has been released, with Essendon's banned players to return on Saturday night against Hawthorn at the MCG.
Nick Ansell VIC: Easton Wood will become the third captain in Western Bulldogs history to lead the club into an AFL grand final.
Fairfax reporters VIC: Grand finals are polarising - winners and losers. But that starts before a ball is bounced.
AFL fans shout lots but do you really know what you're on about?
Julia Medew VIC: Who would have thought that one of the most eye-catching people at the Brownlow Medal would be the security guard?
We know you love your footy. Now's the time to share your passion - Bulldogs or Swans?
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.