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It would be hard to find a player that captured the attention of the football world like Adrian McAdam.

5:13pm  May 29, 2015

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*Statistics updated as of the end of 2014

LEADING GOAL KICKERS
671 Wayne Carey (1989-2001)
511 John Longmire (1988-95; 1997-99)
475 Jock Spencer (1948-57)
458 Brent Harvey* (1996-)
444 Malcolm Blight (1974-82)
411 Sel Murray (1937-44; 1948)
359 Drew Petrie* (2001-)
358 John Dugdale (1955-70)
354 Wayne Schimmelbusch (1973-87)

MOST GOALS IN A MATCH
14.3 John Longmire (R14, 1990, MCG)
12.5 John Longmire (R2, 1990, MCG)
11.6 Malcolm Blight (R17, 1981, WO)
11.2 Wayne Carey (R17, 1996, MCG)
11 Jock Spencer (R16, 1950, LO)

MOST GOALS IN A SEASON
103 Doug Wade (1974)
103 Malcolm Blight (1982)
98 John Longmire (1990)
91 John Longmire (1991)
88 Sel Murray (1941)
86 Jock Spencer (1950)
82 Wayne Carey (1996)
80 Wayne Carey (1998)
78 Sel Murray (1939)
78 John Longmire (1994)
77 Malcolm Blight (1978)
76 Wayne Carey (1999)
75 John Longmire (1993)
73 Doug Wade (1973)
70 Malcolm Blight (1981)

GAMES RECORDS
384 Brent Harvey* (1996-)
311 Glenn Archer (1992-2007)
306 Wayne Schimmelbusch (1973-87)
306 Adam Simpson (1995-2009)
294 Keith Greig (1971-85)
292 Anthony Stevens (1989-2004)
287 Michael Martyn (1988-2002)
275 David Dench (1969-84)
269 Drew Petrie* (2001-)
248 John Dugdale (1955-70)
245 Brady Rawlings (1999-2011)
244 Wayne Carey (1989-2001)
243 Shannon Grant (1998-2008)
241 David King (1994-2004)
235 Craig Sholl (1987-2000)
230 Michael Firrito* (2003-)
226 Stephen McCann (1977-88)
224 John Blakey (1993-2002)
224 Ross Smith (1984-96)
222 Daniel Wells* (2003-)

MOST BEST AND FAIRESTS
5 Brent Harvey* (2003, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2010)
4 Noel Teasdale (1963, 1964, 1965, 1966)
4 David Dench (1971, 1976, 1977, 1981)
4 Wayne Carey (1992, 1993, 1996, 1998)
3 Les Foote (1945, 1949, 1950)
3 Allen Aylett (1958, 1959, 1960)
3 Matthew Larkin (1985, 1987, 1988)
3 Brady Rawlings* (2004, 2006, 2010)

KANGAROOS MEDAL WINNERS
Brownlow Medal
1965 Noel Teasdale (retrospective)
1973/1974 Keith Greig
1978 Malcolm Blight
1983 Ross Glendinning

Coleman Medal
1941 Sel Murray 88 goals (retrospective)
1974 Doug Wade 103 goals
1982 Malcolm Blight 103 goals
1990 John Longmire 98 goals

Norm Smith Medal
1996 Glenn Archer
1999 Shannon Grant

LISTON TROPHY (Formerly Gardiner Medal)
1932 A. Franke
1945 Harold Arthur
1951 Neil Doolan
1961 Jock O’Brien
1970 Michael Redenbach
1977 Daryl Schimmelbusch
1996 Trent Nichols

MORRISH MEDAL
1950 Noel Alford
1958 Norman Bowler
1964 Peter Gowans
1972 Ian Kilmartin
1978 Steven Simpson
1984 Tony Libratore
1987 Wayne Schwass
1988 Tim McGrath
1990 Clinton Watson

NAB AFL RISING STAR
Winner:
1998 Byron Pickett

Nominations:
Year Round Player
1993 12 Glenn Archer
1994 02 Corey McKernan
1995 11 Matthew Capuano
1995 13 Stuart Anderson
1996 05 Adam Simpson
1996 17 Peter Bell
1998 03 Byron Pickett
1998 06 Evan Hewitt
2000 07 Adam Lange
2001 02 Daniel Harris
2003 11 Daniel Wells
2003 16 Daniel Motlop
2004 02 Michael Firrito
2006 17 Andrew Swallow
2006 21 Brad Moran
2007 07 Jesse W Smith
2007 14 Scott McMahon
2008 19 Gavin Urquhart
2009 07 Jack Ziebell
2010 03 Ryan Bastinac
2010 21 Sam Wright
2013 02 Aaron Mullett 
2014 04 Luke McDonald

 

WINNING RUNS

Wins Opponent Years
16 Melbourne (1976 – 1984)
13 Melbourne* (2007 –
10 Hawthorn (1950 – 1955)
10 Western Bulldogs (1973 – 1978)
9 Port Adelaide (1997- 2002)
9 St Kilda (1974 – 1978)
8 Geelong (1976 – 1979)
8 Sydney (1990 – 1994)
7 Brisbane (1990 – 1993)
7 Collingwood (1977 – 1979)
7 Fitzroy (1975 – 1978)
7 Richmond (1990 – 1993)
6 Carlton (1996 – 1999)
6 Essendon (1957-1959, 2002 – 2007)
5 Adelaide (1996 – 1998)
5 West Coast Eagles (1997 – 1999)
5 Fremantle (1998 – 2002)
     

HIGHEST SCORES IN A MATCH

Score Round/Venue
35.19 (229) v Sydney 16.9 (105)
 
 R6, 1993 (PP)
32.17 (209) v Richmond 9.14 (68)
 
 R2, 1990 (MCG)
30.24 (204) v Fitzroy 15.11 (101) R22, 1995 (OO)
31.14 (200) v Melbourne 10.13 (73) R14, 1990 (MCG)
29.19 (193) v Carlton 11.16 (82) R10, 1983 (Arden Street)
29.15 (189) v W Bulldogs 11.8 (74) R8, 1983 (Arden Street)
27.26 (188) v Sydney 21.8 (134) R6, 1991 (MCG)
28.17 (185) v Sth Melb 12.7 (79) R12, 1974 (Arden Street)
27.23 (185) v Sydney 5.15 (45) R3, 1983 (SCG)
28.15 (183) v GWS Giants 8.6 (54) R2, 2012 (Blundstone Arena)

HIGHEST SCORES BY QUARTER

1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
13.3 (81)v Richmond, R2, 1990 (MCG) 11.7 (73) v Melbourne, R17, 2000 (ES) 12.5 (77) v Footscray, R8, 1983 (Arden Street) 12.4 (76) v Footscray, R5, 1980 (SCG)

HIGHEST & LOWEST SCORES AGAINST EACH CLUB

Club Highest Lowest
Adelaide 23.14.152 (1996) 3.6.24 (2009)
Brisbane Lions 24.22.166 (1993) 5.10.40 (2007)
Carlton 29.19.193 (1983) 3.5.23 (1971)
Collingwood 25.15.165 (1974) 2.8.20 (1971)
Essendon 25.9.159 (2001) 3.10.28 (1961)
Fremantle 23.16.154 (2001) 4.5.29 (2013)
Geelong 24.10.154 (1986) 2.7.19 (1930)
Gold Coast 17.25.127 (2012) 8.3.51 (2013)
Greater Western Sydney 28.15.183 (2012) 16.9.105 (2012)
Hawthorn 25.23.173 (1994) 3.6.24 (1931)
Melbourne 31.14.200 (1990) 3.9.27 (1927)
Port Adelaide 21.14.140 (2004) 5.16.46 (2007)
Richmond 32.17.209 (1990) 2.9.21 (1928)
St Kilda 27.17.179 (1990) 4.8.32 (1963)
Sydney Swans 35.19.229 (1993) 4.11.35 (1932)
West Coast Eagles 24.10.154 (2001) 5.13.43 (1995)
Western Bulldogs 29.15.189 (1983) 3.7.25 (1983)

HIGHEST WINNING & LOSING MARGINS AGAINST EACH CLUB

Club Winning Losing
Adelaide 80 points (1994) 73 points (1991)
Brisbane Lions 94 points (1989) 113 points (2004)
Carlton 124 points (2003) 137 points (1984)
Collingwood 91 points (1974) 113 points (1937)
Essendon 59 points (1985) 125 points (2000)
Fremantle 104 points (1998) 53 points (2012)
Geelong 68 points (1982) 114 points (1981)
Gold Coast 59 points (2011) 43 points (2014)
Greater Western Sydney 129 points (2012) -
Hawthorn 127 points (1994) 115 points (2012)
Melbourne 129 points (1981) 122 points (1937)
Port Adelaide 92 points (2004) 87 points (2005, 2007)
Richmond 141 points (1990) 168 points (1931)
St Kilda 104 points (1982) 104 points (2010)
Sydney Swans 140 points (1982) 107 points (2001)
West Coast Eagles 62 points (1995) 96 points (2012)
Western Bulldogs 131 points (1996) 92 points (1971)

PLAYERS WHO SCORED A GOAL WITH THEIR FIRST KICK

Player Round Year
Ian Fairley 7 1983
Mark Hepburn 18 1987
Warren Campbell 7 1994
Mark Stevens 10 1995
John Spaull 13 2000
Lindsay Smith 4 2001
Digby Morrell 6 2001
Leigh Harding 17 2001

100 OR MORE CONSECUTIVE MATCHES

Player Years Games
John Rantall 1968-75 139
Keith Greig 1972-77 119
Bryon Pickett 1998-2002 118
Peter Bell 1996-2000 112
John Blakey 1997-2001 106
Andrew Swallow 2009-2013 106
Gary Dempsey 1978-1983 102

HOME AND AWAY ATTENDANCE RECORDS

CLUB CROWD VENUE YEAR ROUND
NMFC v Adel 47,205 AO 2014 13
NMFC v Bris 29,500 G 2005 10
NMFC v Carl 68,537 MCG 1996 14
NMFC v Coll 72,932 MCG 1994 24
NMFC v Ess 68,831 MCG 1999 17
NMFC v WB 68,050 MCG 1998 22
NMFC v Frem 37,624 PS 2014 6
NMFC v GC 19,819 ES 2014 7
NMFC v Geel 52,426 MCG 1996 21
NMFC v GWS 15,438 ES 2013 14
NMFC v Haw 47,705 MCG 1993 13
NMFC v Melb 36,766 MCG 1960 1
NMFC v Port 28,167 FP 1998 3
NMFC v Rich 62,606 MCG 1995 4
NMFC v St K 39,777 ES 2005 20
NMFC v Syd 43,400 MCG 1998 8
NMFC v WCE 40,067 PS 2006 19

FINALS ATTENDANCE RECORDS

CLUB CROWD VENUE YEAR FINAL
NMFC v Adel 94, 431 MCG 1998 GF
NMFC v Bris 66,719 MCG 1996 1st PF
NMFC v Carl 94,228 MCG 1999 GF
NMFC v Coll 108,224 MCG 1977 GF
NMFC v Ess 87,601 MCG 1950 GF
NMFC v WB 56,112 MCG 1985 1st SF
NMFC v Geel 80,121 MCG 1994 1st PF
NMFC v Haw 110,551 MCG 1975 1st PF
NMFC v Melb 73,719 MCG 1998 2nd PF
NMFC v Port 44,953 AAMI Stadium 2007 2nd PF
NMFC v Rich 113,839 MCG 1974 GF
NMFC v St K 77,531 MCG 1997 2nd PF
NMFC v Syd 93,102 MCG 1996 GF
NMFC v WCE 55,781 MCG 1997 1st SF