Daniel Jackson (footballer)

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Daniel Jackson
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Personal information
Full name Daniel Jackson
Date of birth (1986-04-25) 25 April 1986 (age 28)
Original team Carey Grammar (APS)
Oakleigh Chargers (TAC Cup)
Draft 53rd overall, 2003
Richmond
Height/Weight 188cm / 92 kg
Position(s) Midfielder
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
2004–2014 Richmond 156 (61)[1]
1 Playing statistics correct to end of Round 23, 2014 season.
Career highlights
  • 2nd in Richmond Best & Fairest 2009

Daniel Jackson (born 25 April 1986) is a former Australian rules footballer who played for the Richmond Football Club in the AFL.

Originally from Carey Grammar, Jackson was drafted to Richmond from the Oakleigh Chargers in the TAC Cup with the 53rd selection in the 2003 AFL Draft.

Jackson was awarded the inaugural Jim Stynes Community and Leadership Award in 2012 for his work with a number of community programs. Jackson was also an active delegate and board member of the AFL Players Association throughout his career.

On 5 September 2014, Jackson announced his immediate retirement from AFL football, citing the toll injuries had taken on his body.[2]

Statistics[edit]

Statistics are correct to the end of the 2013 season.
Season Team # Games G B K H D M T G B K H D M T
Totals Averages (per game)
2004 Richmond 23 6 0 0 31 21 62 9 21 0 0 5.2 3.5 10.3 1.5 3.5
2005 Richmond 23 10 0 2 43 31 74 21 11 0 0.2 4.3 3.1 7.4 2.1 1.1
2006 Richmond 23 5 4 3 20 12 32 19 5 0.8 0.6 4 2.4 6.4 3.8 1
2007 Richmond 23 15 7 6 129 81 210 79 22 0.5 0.4 8.6 5.4 14 5.3 4.4
2008 Richmond 23 11 4 2 105 88 193 49 38 0.4 0.2 9.6 8 17.6 4.5 3.5
2009 Richmond 23 22 4 7 286 221 507 107 107 0.2 0.3 13 10 23 4.9 4.9
2010 Richmond 23 14 3 5 161 149 310 41 83 0.2 0.3 11.5 10.6 22.1 2.9 5.9
2011 Richmond 23 21 7 20 236 171 407 58 105 0.3 1 11.2 8.1 19.2 2.8 5
2012 Richmond 23 19 10 13 197 158 355 74 66 0.5 0.7 10.4 8.3 18.7 3.9 3.5
2013 Richmond 23 23 18 9 316 197 513 100 90 0.8 0.4 13.7 8.6 23.3 4.4 3.9
Career 146 57 67 1524 1129 2653 557 548 0.4 0.5 10.4 7.7 18.2 3.8 3.8
Legend
 G  Goals  B  Behinds  K  Kicks  H  Handballs  D  Disposals  M  Marks  T  Tackles

In 2013 he won the Richmond best and fairest after coming second in 2009

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Richmond Football Club Playerlist". Richmond Football Club. Retrieved 2011-09-06. 
  2. ^ "Jackson retires". Richmond Football Club. Richmond Football Club. 5 September 2014. Retrieved 5 September 2014. 

External links[edit]

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Trent Cotchin
Jack Dyer Medal
2013
Succeeded by
Incumbent