TOM Ruggles made an 11th-hour final pitch to Geelong recruiter Stephen Wells on Thursday night to seal his place on the Cats’ rookie list.
BANNED Collingwood player Lachie Keeffe was on Essendon’s radar, with the Bombers speaking to his management before the AFL national draft.
HAWTHORN recruit Ryan Burton will be eased into his first AFL pre-season but expects to be back playing by Round 1 after an horrific broken leg
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FROM a full-time landscape gardener in NSW to a multiple AFL grand finalist — meet every rookie picked up by your club on Friday.
ANYBODY can play in the AFL and Sydney and GWS have tried to prove it, signing a tradesman and a giant in Friday’s AFL rookie draft.
FORMER West Coast midfielder Ryan Davis has been handed an unlikely AFL lifeline, six years after being delisted by the Eagles.
ESSENDON has selected raw ruck prospect Gach Nyuon in the rookie draft after Carlton took WA defender Jesse Glass-McCasker. EVERY ROOKIE PICK.
ESSENDON has selected raw ruck prospect Gach Nyuon in the rookie draft after Carlton selected WA defender Jesse Glass-McCasker. FOLLOW LIVE