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Richmond's Alex Rance joins AFL Media's Matt Thompson and Peter Ryan for an entertaining take on the latest football news. Analysis, wit and insightful match previews bring you up to speed on all things AFL.




AFL Exchange 2017: Episode 29

Essendon's James Kelly joins Matt Thompson and Nick Bowen to discuss which side would deliver the best 'story' if they were to win the flag, whether extra time should be introduced for the home and away season, and preview both of the semi-finals.

Duration: 00:39:34

AFL Exchange 2017: Episode 28

Essendon's James Kelly joins Matt Thompson and Nick Bowen to discuss bye-round criticism, Nathan Buckley's comments about Chris Mayne and Ralph Carr's management style. Plus, James and Nick preview each of the weekend's finals, highlighting key players and explaining how each underdog can win.

Duration: 00:53:26

AFL Exchange 2017: Episode 27

Essendon's James Kelly joins Matt Thompson and Nick Bowen to discuss Dustin Martin's impending contract announcement, the biggest beneficiaries of the pre-finals bye, and the most disappointing team of 2017.

Duration: 00:45:47

AFL Exchange 2017: Episode 26

Essendon's James Kelly joins Matt Thompson and Peter Ryan to preview the round 23 games that will shape the eight, and discuss the need for more quality AFL commentators and the on-field impact of a head coach in the modern game.

Duration: 00:51:39

AFL Exchange 2017: Episode 25

Essendon's James Kelly joins Matt Thompson and Peter Ryan to discuss his decision to retire, and the conversation with Bomber Thompson early in his career that changed its trajectory. Plus, the guys discuss journalist accountability, how much teammates speak about contract negotiations, and whether Gary Ablett will be back at Geelong in 2018.

Duration: 00:44:09

AFL Exchange 2017: Episode 24

Essendon's James Kelly joins AFL Media's Matt Thompson and Nick Bowen to discuss the public perception of Job Watson, why the Gold Coast Suns continue to struggle to find success, the lure of staying in Adelaide for Jake Lever, and much more.

Duration: 00:44:40

AFL Exchange 2017: Episode 23

Essendon's James Kelly joins AFL Media's Matt Thompson and Nick Bowen to discuss how Nick Riewoldt and Sam Mitchell's career's compare, whether Dangerfield winning the Brownlow would be 'embarrassing' for the AFL, which key forwards should be All-Australian, and much more.

Duration: 00:45:46

AFL Exchange 2017: Episode 22

Essendon's James Kelly joins AFL Media's Matt Thompson and Nick Bowen to discuss whether North Melbourne could be tanking, how important a team's record at the MCG really is, and whether Cale Hooker overstepped the mark with his treatment of Dan Nielson.

Duration: 00:38:23

AFL Exchange 2017: Episode 21

Essendon's James Kelly joins AFL Media's Matt Thompson and Peter Ryan to discuss his form and whether he'll play on next season, player agents and contract negotiations, and why he's so bullish on Andy McGrath's future.

Duration: 00:41:24

AFL Exchange 2017: Episode 6

Should Hawthorn trade a valuable player like Jack Gunston for draft picks, and what would they get for him? Was Good Friday football a success? Is the game in China a genuine chance of being abandoned? What is Adelaide's weakness? Who is the AFL's most underrated player?

Duration: 00:36:28

AFL Exchange 2017: Episode 5

Why would some clubs be choosing to forego information on what rules the umpires are focusing on each week? Has Hawthorn's off-season set them back for years to come? Can the Demons still make the eight without Max Gawn? Was Leigh Montagna showboating or just wasting time? Should the AFL continue to use the sponsored LED countdown clock at some games?

Duration: 00:31:09

AFL Exchange 2017: Episode 4

Are both South Australian clubs genuine contenders? Did Fremantle make a mistake signing Ross Lyon to such a long-term deal? Does Gary Ablett actually fit in at Geelong, and would they want him? Should the Eagles rest Sam Mitchell for their upcoming game in Melbourne? Where does Buddy Franklin rank amongst the all-time greats? Matt, Pete and Nick answer all of these questions and more ahead of round three.

Duration: 00:40:10

AFL Exchange 2017: Episode 3

Matt, Pete and Nick answer all the big questions as we head into round two. Did everyone overrate GWS? Is Hawthorn about to take a nosedive down the ladder? Is the new 'third man up' rule destined to fail? Which of Fyfe or Dusty is more likely to leave at season's end? And who is the Demon's best young player?

Duration: 00:25:05

AFL Exchange 2017: Episode 2 - Simon Lethlean

AFL Football Operations Manager Simon Lethlean joins Matt and Pete to discuss the new 'third man up' rule, the condition of the Gabba, all things AFLW and more.

Duration: 00:16:29

AFL Exchange 2017: Episode 1

Pete Ryan and Nick Bowen join Matt Thompson for the first episode of 2017. How many of last year's finalists will drop out of the eight? Is everyone else just playing for second behind GWS? Who will be 2017's best recruit? Who will be the first coach sacked? And which round one game will we learn the most from?

Duration: 00:30:45

AFL Exchange - 2016: Overseas GF Parties

In a special edition of the podcast, Matt and Pete speak to people throwing Grand Final parties across the globe. Find out what the big day is like on the other side of the world as we chat to fans in the USA, Europe and Asia.

Duration: 00:15:25

AFL Exchange - 2016: Grand Final Edition

Alex Rance and Adam Treloar join Matt and Pete to discuss the Western Bulldogs' incredible path through the finals, whether the Giants' loss could be a good thing for them, and what Brownlow night is really like for the players. Plus, Alex and Adam tell you everything you need to know about the upcoming Grand Final, with their tips for the winner, Norm Smith medalist, and all the key match-ups.

Duration: 00:55:25

AFL Exchange - 2016: Episode 27

Adam, Pete and Matt discuss whether the Hawks' time at the top is over, what Neil Balme can do for the Tigers, and how important keeping Jesse Hogan is for the Demons' future. Plus, in-depth previews of both the preliminary finals.

Duration: 00:45:12

AFL Exchange - 2016: Episode 26

Adam, Pete and Matt discuss just how dominant the Giants could become over the next ten years, whether any of the Hawks' veteran champs should retire once their season ends, and what the Eagles need to do to take the next step in 2017. Plus Adam and Pete give in-depth previews of the two semi-finals.

Duration: 00:42:09

AFL Exchange - 2016: Episode 25

Pete and Matt are joined by Collingwood's Adam Treloar to discuss whether the bye week will be back next year, the qualities an AFL captain needs and whether Tom Rockliff has them, and the sensitive issue of players asking for a trade to go home. Plus, Adam and Pete preview each of the upcoming finals and give their Rising Star picks.

Duration: 00:49:52

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