Posted: 21 November, 2016 by Footy Newsroom

LIST: Who Else Has Finished Second In The Brownlow?

Much different list!

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Here's a real off-season story for you...

Following the decision that gave Sam Mitchell and Trent Cotchin a retrospective Brownlow Medal for 2012 after finishing 'second', it raises the question - who else has finished runners-up in the last 20 years?

If you take out the winners from each year, here is a list of players who had brilliant seasons that were unrewarded:

2016: Luke Parker (26 votes); Patrick Dangerfield (35)
2015: Matt Priddis (28); Nat Fyfe (31)
2014: Nat Fyfe (25); Matt Priddis (26)
2013: Joel Selwood (27); Gary Ablett (28)
2012: Sam Mitchell, Trent Cotchin (26); Jobe Watson* (26)
2011: Sam Mitchell (30); Dane Swan (34)
2010: Gary Ablett (26); Chris Judd (30)
2009: Chris Judd (22); Gary Ablett (30)
2008: Simon Black (23); Adam Cooney (24)
2007: Simon Black, Brent Harvey, Daniel Kerr (22); Jimmy Bartel (29)
2006: Scott West (23); Adam Goodes (26)
2005: Daniel Kerr (19); Ben Cousins (20)
2004: Mark Riccuito (23); Chris Judd (30)
2003: Ben Cousins, Gavin Wanganeen, Shane Crawford (21); Adam Goodes, Mark Ricciuto, Nathan Buckley (22)
2002: Josh Francou (21); Simon Black (25)
2001: Andrew McLeod (21); Jason Akermanis (23)
2000: Scott West (22); Shane Woewodin (24)
1999: Mark Mercuri (22); Shane Crawford (28)
1998: Nathan Buckley (24); Robert Harvey (32)
1997: Robert Harvey (26); Chris Grant* (27)

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