Williamstown's recruits are only just starting to hit their straps after punishing Richmond by 70 points in their second win of the season at Burbank Oval on Saturday.
The Swans were challenged by coach John Longmire this week to "put the overalls on".
During the week, Collingwood's coaches sat down with Travis Cloke and reviewed about 20 one-on-one contests in which he had engaged, and mainly lost, during his indifferent first four matches.
Port Adelaide benefits from fresh legs late in its game at Patersons Stadium to beat West Coast by 14 points.
Collingwood recruit relieved to be back playing again after an on-going battle with osteitis pubis.
Few games undergo as dramatic a transformation as early as did St Kilda's upset 16-point win over Essendon.
Few would have predicted St Kilda to be 3-2 after five rounds.
North Melbourne managed just eight goals in Saturday's loss to Collingwood.
Of all the people Tom Boyd could turn to for advice about how to approach his early days in the AFL, only a select group can relate to his experience as a No.1 draft pick.
Collingwood has surged into the top eight with a dominant 35-point win against North Melbourne at the MCG on Saturday.