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Nathan Jones says it’s exciting to see Jack Trengove back playing

10:54am  Mar 23, 2016

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Nathan
Jones

Height
180 cm
DOB
20-01-1988
Weight
87 kg
Debut
-
Games
2017
5
Career
228
Goals
2017
3
Career
108
2017 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
508
Avg
102
NathanJones

Player Bio

Despite an interrupted pre-season following neck surgery – to fix a prolapsed disc – Jones battled on to produce another consistent season in 2016. The skipper averaged a career-high 28.1 disposals a game and greatly bene ted from the development of Jack Viney and Dom Tyson in the mid eld. Jones finished second in the best and fairest behind Viney and continued to lead the club with great energy and pride. A warrior in the engine room, Jones’ loyalty to the cause is unwavering. In February 2017, Jones and Viney were named co-captains.

Player honours: best and fairest 2012, 2013, 2014; 2nd best and fairest 2007, 2016; NAB AFL Rising Star nominee 2006, 2007; co-captain 2014, 2017; captain 2015. 
Brownlow Medal: 2016 votes 11; career votes 67
Draft history: 2005 NAB AFL Draft 1st round selection (Melbourne) No. 12 overall

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2017 Season Average
    Games Played 5
    • Kicks 13.6
    • Handballs 14.2
    • Disposals 27.8
    • Marks 3.8
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 4.6
    • Goals 0.6
    • AFL Fantasy 101.6

2017 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 19 Geelong Cats Rd 3
Handballs 20 St Kilda Rd 1
Disposals 36 Geelong Cats Rd 3
Marks 6 Geelong Cats Rd 3
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 8 Fremantle Rd 4
Goals 2 Carlton Rd 2
AFL Fantasy 131 Geelong Cats Rd 3

2017 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 St Kilda W 90 - 120 15 20 35 6 0 1 0 4 1 0 126
2 Carlton W 86 - 64 19 7 26 5 0 1 1 1 2 0 100
3 Geelong Cats L 126 - 97 19 17 36 6 0 2 1 5 0 3 131
4 Fremantle L 104 - 106 8 10 18 1 0 1 1 8 0 0 77
5 Richmond L 88 - 75 7 17 24 1 0 2 2 5 0 0 74
6 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
7 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
8 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
9 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
10 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
12 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
13 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
14 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
17 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
18 Port Adelaide - - - - - - - - - - -
19 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
20 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
21 St Kilda - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Brisbane Lions - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Collingwood - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 2 - L: 3 68 71 139 19 0 7 5 23 3 3 508

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 228
    • Kicks 11.4
    • Handballs 11.4
    • Disposals 22.8
    • Marks 2.9
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.8
    • Goals 0.5
    • AFL Fantasy 81.7

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 22 Gold Coast Suns Rd 5, 2014
Handballs 21 West Coast Eagles Rd 18, 2017
Disposals 38 St Kilda Rd 1, 2014
Marks 9 Brisbane Lions Rd 15, 2007
Hit-outs 2 Collingwood Rd 11, 2009
Tackles 11 Hawthorn Rd 20, 2017
Goals 4 Brisbane Lions Rd 6, 2008
AFL Fantasy 147 St Kilda Rd 1, 2014

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2017 Melbourne 68 71 139 19 0 7 5 23 3 3 508
2016 Melbourne 288 330 618 56 0 23 31 118 10 11 2165
2015 Melbourne 268 255 523 53 0 27 24 95 12 7 1887
2014 Melbourne 311 299 610 64 0 48 19 115 7 6 2222
2013 Melbourne 233 276 509 46 0 44 28 76 8 7 1708
2012 Melbourne 265 251 516 45 0 39 32 95 16 10 1861
2011 Melbourne 266 241 507 100 0 16 24 69 14 9 1893
2010 Melbourne 198 227 425 54 0 18 24 62 9 12 1470
2009 Melbourne 209 234 443 77 3 18 19 41 8 11 1513
2008 Melbourne 212 220 432 65 2 20 28 53 9 6 1481
2007 Melbourne 219 146 365 61 0 9 24 86 10 6 1479
2006 Melbourne 64 47 111 20 1 5 7 25 2 0 443

Legend

K
Kicks
H
Handballs
D
Disposals
M
Marks
HO
Hit-outs
FF
Frees For
FA
Frees Against
T
Tackles
G
Goals
B
Behinds
AF
AFL Fantasy points