Sam MitchellPolled in 108 of 303 Games (36%) for 227 Votes

Sam Mitchell

Sam Mitchell has been one of the most prolific Brownlow Medal vote getters over the past decade of AFL. He is the general of the Hawthorn midfield and has finished runner up in the Brownlow Medal on multiple occasions.

Since 2006 he has polled double digits every season, with the exception of an injury plagued season in 2014. During that period he has polled in 89 of 213 games at a rate of 41.8%, collecting a whopping 192 votes. He has polled 204 votes in total during his career.

This year we have him finishing in 7th position on 21 votes. There is a period of games between Round 5-10 where he is unlikely to poll any votes, which could prove to be his undoing. But Mitchell is a vote magnet, so it will take a brave punter to write him off.

Match by Match Statistics for 2018

Rd Opponent K H D CP M CM G B T HO FF FA I50 M50 DT PBM

Player Bio

  • Date of Birth12/10/1982
  • PositionMidfield
  • Height1.79m
  • DraftedRound 2, Pick #36, 2001 National Draft

Brownlow Vote History

Year Votes Games Polled
2017 7 20 4
2016 16 20 8
2015 26 20 12
2014 8 13 4
2013 16 21 9
2012 26 21 12
2011 30 20 12
2010 15 18 8
2009 13 22 7
2008 15 21 6
2007 21 21 9
2006 13 22 6
2005 9 14 4
2004 2 20 2
2003 9 21 4
2002 1 9 1

Career Statistics by Year

Season K H D CP M CM G B T HO FF FA I50 M50
2017 13.0 13.9 26.9 10.1 3.6 0.2 0.1 0.2 3.2 0.0 1.2 0.8 2.9 0.1
2016 15.7 14.2 29.9 10.0 3.9 0.2 0.0 0.1 3.5 0.2 1.5 1.1 4.0 0.2
2015 15.3 15.3 30.6 10.8 3.9 0.1 0.3 0.1 4.0 0.1 1.7 1.3 4.1 0.2
2014 13.7 13.5 27.2 9.6 4.6 0.1 0.2 0.2 2.8 0.2 1.7 1.2 3.2 0.4
2013 15.5 12.8 28.3 9.5 3.6 0.1 0.2 0.2 3.2 0.1 1.0 1.0 3.4 0.2
2012 14.4 12.7 27.1 12.4 3.9 0.0 0.3 0.3 5.5 0.1 1.6 1.6 3.9 0.2
2011 18.1 13.1 31.1 13.1 4.4 0.1 0.6 0.3 4.5 0.1 1.7 1.6 4.8 0.3
2010 14.8 12.4 27.2 10.8 3.8 0.1 0.3 0.2 4.9 0.1 1.8 1.3 3.5 0.2
2009 15.7 14.0 29.7 9.1 5.0 0.2 0.3 0.1 3.0 0.0 1.4 1.2 4.1 0.2
2008 12.7 15.4 28.1 9.5 3.8 0.0 0.1 0.1 3.5 0.0 1.4 1.5 4.4 0.1
2007 11.3 14.5 25.9 10.0 5.6 0.1 0.1 0.1 4.2 0.0 1.4 1.4 3.8 0.0
2006 14.9 12.0 26.9 10.6 5.4 0.3 0.1 0.3 3.2 0.0 1.5 1.5 4.3 0.0
2005 13.3 11.2 24.5 10.7 4.4 0.2 0.1 0.3 3.5 0.0 1.7 1.6 3.2 0.0
2004 10.5 8.1 18.6 11.2 2.4 0.0 0.3 0.3 3.0 0.1 1.4 1.0 3.1 0.1
2003 9.5 8.3 17.8 9.7 2.6 0.1 0.2 0.1 4.2 0.1 1.0 1.1 3.3 0.2
2002 5.9 5.3 11.2 4.2 2.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 3.2 0.1 0.4 0.8 1.6 0.1

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Phantom Brownlow Standings

1   Gawn, Max 27
2   Grundy, Brodie 25
  Mitchell, Tom 25
4   Martin, Dustin 24
5   Cripps, Patrick 22
6   Beams, Dayne 21
  Macrae, Jack 21
8   Yeo, Elliot 20
9   Fyfe, NatINEL 19
10   Dangerfield, Patrick 18
    See Full Standings...  

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