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Adams: Toby's 'one of my best mates'

Collingwood midfielder Taylor Adams has played down his back-and-forth with former teammate Toby Greene during Saturday night's Semi-Final at the MCG.

3:30pm  Sep 17, 2018

Adams reacts to sliding decision

Taylor Adams has described the altered interpretation of the sliding rule as a "knee-jerk reaction", and believes it needs to be overhauled.

9:25am  Jun 13, 2018

Injury Update: Key players near a return

Collingwood expects a host of key players to push for a return from injury when it approaches its clash with Richmond on Sunday week.

4:47pm  Apr 17, 2018

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Media Street: Adams on 360

10:36am  Apr 26, 2019

Highlights: Adams' 2018

10:00am  Oct 12, 2018

Copeland: Regan Trophy: Adams

2:00am  Oct 6, 2018

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Taylor
Adams

Height
181 cm
DOB
20-09-1993
Weight
83 kg
Debut
2012
Games
2019
5
Career
125
Goals
2019
1
Career
46
2019 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
423
Avg
85
TaylorAdams

Player Bio

At A Glance

Junior Clubs: St Josephs (Vic)/Geelong U18
AFL Career: Greater Western Sydney (2012-2013; 31 games, 12 goals), Collingwood (2014-)
AFL Debut: Round 5 2012, Greater Western Sydney v Western Bulldogs
Recruited from: Greater Western Sydney

2019 Player Sponsors

- Steele Catania
- Ollie Matthews
- Total Transport

The feisty midfielder’s 2018 was interrupted by an early hamstring injury, but he made up for lost time and was particularly good in the second half of the year. Was awarded the Magpies’ best finals player award after he averaged 29 possessions, five clearances and seven tackles over four finals. Collingwood’s standout player in the Grand Final loss to West Coast, Adams was runner-up for the Norm Smith Medal. Despite missing three games, he was fifth in the best and fairest, led the club in clearances, was second in contested possessions and inside 50s and third in tackles.


Previous AFL club: GWS Giants (2012-13: 31 games, 12 goals).


Draft history: 2011 NAB AFL Draft 1st round selection (GWS Giants) No. 13 overall; 2013 NAB AFL Draft traded by GWS Giants for Heath Shaw.


Player honours: Collingwood 2nd best and fairest 2017.


Brownlow Medal: 2018 votes 6; career votes 33.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2019 Season Average
    Games Played 5
    • Kicks 14.0
    • Handballs 8.8
    • Disposals 22.8
    • Marks 3.4
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 3.8
    • Goals 0.2
    • AFL Fantasy 84.6

2019 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 18 Western Bulldogs Rd 4
Handballs 11 Brisbane Lions Rd 5
Disposals 28 Western Bulldogs Rd 4
Marks 6 Essendon Rd 6
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 8 Essendon Rd 6
Goals 1 Essendon Rd 6
AFL Fantasy 120 Essendon Rd 6

2019 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 Geelong Cats L 65 - 72 - - - - - - - - - - -
2 Richmond W 66 - 110 - - - - - - - - - - -
3 West Coast Eagles L 76 - 98 17 9 26 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 82
4 Western Bulldogs W 78 - 64 18 10 28 4 0 0 1 8 0 1 116
5 Brisbane Lions W 61 - 123 11 11 22 2 0 0 3 1 0 0 56
6 Essendon W 69 - 73 16 7 23 6 0 2 0 8 1 0 120
7 Port Adelaide W 108 - 69 8 7 15 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 49
8 Carlton W 87 - 106 - - - - - - - - - - -
9 St Kilda W 112 - 71 - - - - - - - - - - -
10 Sydney Swans W 73 - 80 - - - - - - - - - - -
11 Fremantle L 75 - 79 - - - - - - - - - - -
12 Melbourne W 98 - 57 - - - - - - - - - - -
14 Western Bulldogs - - - - - - - - - - -
15 North Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
16 Hawthorn - - - - - - - - - - -
17 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
18 GWS Giants - - - - - - - - - - -
19 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Melbourne - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Adelaide Crows - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Essendon - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 9 - L: 3 70 44 114 17 0 6 5 19 1 1 423

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 125
    • Kicks 13.5
    • Handballs 11.6
    • Disposals 25.1
    • Marks 4.0
    • Hit-Outs 0.0
    • Tackles 4.6
    • Goals 0.4
    • AFL Fantasy 94.3

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 24 Port Adelaide Rd 15, 2015
Handballs 27 St Kilda Rd 4, 2017
Disposals 39 St Kilda Rd 4, 2017
Marks 10 Essendon Rd 4, 2015
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 12 Geelong Cats Rd 8, 2018
Goals 3 Adelaide Crows Rd 19, 2017
AFL Fantasy 151 Adelaide Crows Rd 19, 2017

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2019 Collingwood 70 44 114 17 0 6 5 19 1 1 423
2018 Collingwood 330 290 620 78 0 41 37 120 9 9 2277
2017 Collingwood 328 321 649 111 0 32 30 140 9 8 2523
2016 Collingwood 213 176 389 64 0 21 15 62 6 1 1444
2015 Collingwood 254 240 494 79 0 13 26 90 7 6 1822
2014 Collingwood 114 116 230 34 0 14 7 43 2 3 856
2013 GWS Giants 209 132 341 69 0 15 18 52 7 6 1315
2012 GWS Giants 167 131 298 51 0 18 16 53 5 1 1129

Legend

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