Jim Crowe (footballer)
|Full name||James 'Jim' Crowe|
|Date of birth||18 May 1909|
|Place of birth||Carlton, Victoria|
|Date of death||21 May 1979(aged 70)|
|Original team(s)||Royal Rovers|
|Debut||Round 1, 1929, Carlton
vs. Essendon, at Princes Park
|Height||171 cm (5 ft 7 in)|
|Weight||72 kg (159 lb)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1937.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com|
Crowe started his career as a half forward flanker before being moved into defence as a rebound player. He was a member of Carlton's losing 1932 Grand Final side and in 1936 crossed to Collingwood. In his first year with Collingwood he played in a premiership, occupying a back pocket in the Grand Final.
In 1947 he coached Footscray for a season, with the club finishing ninth out of the twelve clubs.
- "Jim Crowe". Collingwood Forever. Retrieved 7 September 2014.
- Holmesby, Russell and Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia of AFL Footballers. 7th ed. Melbourne: Bas Publishing.
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