Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
James Rodgers

Known as
Jimmy Rodgers

13 July 1897

27 November 1973 (aged 76)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 23y 319d
Last game: 26y 50d

Height and weight
Height: 179 cm
Weight: 70 kg

Senior clubs
South Melbourne; Geelong

Jumper numbers
South Melbourne: 19
Geelong: 7

Recruited from
South Melbourne (1923)

Jimmy Rodgers

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
South MelbourneV/AFL19211110.0936%0
V/AFL1921, 19231710.0653%0
Total1921, 19231710.0653%0

AFL: 2,644th player to appear, 6,905th most games played, 8,717th most goals kickedSouth Melbourne: 330th player to appear, 786th most games played, 894th most goals kickedGeelong: 307th player to appear, 782nd most games played, 915th most goals kicked


* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.