Jarrad GRANT


Age: 29yr 11mth Games: 95 Born: Jul 06, 1989
Height: 192cm Weight: 80kg Position:

2017 Digest:   Looking to fill shoes of the injured Sam Day and early signs in JLT series have been encouraging.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

Played for : Gold Coast

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2 NEAFL Unable to make the most of his opportunities in front of goal. Disappointing outing. -
3 NEAFL Good second term, but didn’t feature after half time as he was a senior emergency. -
4 NEAFL Had 16 touches and drifted in and out of the game. -
5 NEAFL One of the Suns better ball-winners with 20 possessions. Wasn't able to straighten his radar with 0.3. -
6 NEAFL Hurt his knee early and played no further part. -
7 Knee.
8 Knee.
9 Knee.
10 Knee.
11 NEAFL Booted four goals in first game back from knee injury. Remarkable recovery as it looked a season-ender. -
12 NEAFL Injured a groin early on and sat out the rest of the game. -
13 Groin.
14 Groin.
15 Groin.
16 Groin.
17 NEAFL A bit-part contributor with 14 disposals at 50 per cent efficiency. -
18 NEAFL One of his better outings. Hit the scoreboard and finished with 16 disposals. -
19 NEAFL Involved in everything with 21 disposals, 18 uncontested possessions, four score assists. One of his better day. -
20 Frem Needs to do more as a forward. Tackled though. 5
21 NEAFL The matchwinner in attack for the Suns. Booted seven goals in seven-point win. -
22 Rested.
23 NEAFL Dominant with eight goals in elimination final win. Finishing the year with a flurry. -

2016 Season

Played for : Gold Coast

1 Played in NEAFL trial against Brisbane.
2 NEAFL Looked the most dangerous of the Suns’ forwards. Kicked two goals. -
3 NEAFL Poor afternoon and was reported for a behind play incident. -
4 NEAFL Had a day out against Brisbane with seven goals. Couldn’t be stopped. -
5 NM Found the step up from NEAFL is a big one. Needs to work hard. 3
6 Geel Former Bulldog never able to do anything that looked like halting Cats’ momentum. Two inside-50s. 2
7 Melb Paid scant regard to his opponents and not an attacking threat himself. 2
8 GWS Finished with three second-half goals after a disappointing start. 4
9 Adel Booted two goals but defensive pressure and urgency needs to be addressed. 3
10 Hamstring.
11 Hamstring.
12 NEAFL Presented well in attack for 16 touches, six marks and a goal. -
13 NEAFL Bye. -
14 Haw Two kicks in first half and four for the match. Career might be gone. 1
15 NEAFL Chipped in with a goal and used the ball smartly in front half. -
16 NEAFL Strong effort with 22 touches, six marks and two goals in front half. -
17 WB Battled against former side. Managed just three kicks and didn’t lay a single tackle. 2
18 Frem Went in hard for the footy and played an important role. 6
19 Melb Jagged goal of the day in final five minutes. Mixed good and bad throughout. 4
20 GWS Drifted in and out of the match. Just OK. 4
21 Ess Deployed at half forward and bobbed up with one goal. Needs to do more. 4
22 Coll Floated across half forward. Just 10 touches. 4
23 Port Roamed around without an opponent for the most part and was just OK. 4

2015 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

1 WCE Sub. On final term and made a couple of darting runs. Hit post with flying shot. 1
2 Rich One goal and involved in a few passages. 4
3 Haw Tried to work himself into game but couldn’t. 4
4 Adel Picked up by Smith initially. Took a screamer second term. Vastly improved. 6
5 VFL Responded well to AFL axe to be among the Dogs’ best. -
6 VFL Bye. -
7 VFL Booted four goals and was too good form Geelong defenders. -
8 VFL Three goals in opening half then rested. -
9 GWS Started on a wing and outran Scully and Whitfield. Sealing goal early last term. 6
10 Port Five clearances and five inside-50s, won six hit-outs as the third man up. 7
12 Bris On wing and a positive element in winning over 20 touches. 6
13 StK Continues to be a contributor in the wing role. 5
14 Carl Good early goal from wing and is building with confidence. 6
15 GCS Decent numbers but didn’t have a great impact on contest. 4
16 Geel One goal but couldn’t get into game to any great degree. Two marks. 4
17 Coll Sub. Had a few touches in final term. 2
18 Ess OK without making a huge statement. Run from back half a highlight. 5
19 Port Tried and kept presenting on the lead, used it well when he got it. 6
20 Melb Three first-term goals and linked well pressing up the ground. 7
21 WCE Needed to have more of a say in the game. 3
22 NM Not significant apart for one big mark, and subbed off at last change 3
23 Bris Used the ball well. 5
EF Adel Matched on Cheney initially. Drifted in and out. Could have kicked straighter. 5

2014 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

1 Foot.
2 Foot.
3 Foot.
4 Foot.
5 Foot.
6 Foot.
7 Foot.
8 VFL First game back and did some handy things. -
9 VFL Bye. -
10 VFL Booted 2.2 from 16 touches as he nears full match fitness. -
11 VFL Bye. -
12 Bris Rotated through the forward line and had minimal impact until late goal. 3
13 Coll Lively and had a presence. Gave the team a spark. 6
14 Port Left the ground with a suspected broken nose. 3
15 Ill.
16 VFL Lively in attack but only the one goal. -
17 VFL Quiet with just seven touches, but kicked 2.1. -
18 VFL Just the one goal and found Van Unen hard to shake. -
19 VFL Chipped in with three goals in a welcome return to form. -
20 VFL Five goals. Came to life when Hine moved onto him. -
21 NM Only flashed in and out of it. 3
22 VFL Got Dogs’ close with last term goal but was pretty quiet. -
23 VFL Burst in and out at half forward, but wasn’t a big factor. -
QF -
SF VFL Kicked an amazing goal but had not impact other than that. -
PF VFL Worked hard in attack with 20 touches and 1.3. -
GF -

2013 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

1 Williamstown reserves didn’t play.
2 VFL Kicked three goals in Williamstown reserves. -
3 VFL Slow start but worked into the game well after half time. -
4 VFL In and out of the game as usual. Nearing the crossroads. -
5 VFL Just the one goal and drifted in and out of the game. -
6 Soreness.
7 VFL Bye. -
8 VFL Two goals playing up forward in Williamstown reserves. -
9 VFL Kicked four goals but played in bursts against poor opposition. -
10 VFL Barely sighted until a late cameo. Disappointing effort. -
11 VFL Bye. -
12 VFL Kicked two goals and moved fairly well. -
13 VFL Struggled to get into the game leading up from half forward. -
14 VFL Tracked by Boseley and kicked two goals. OK without starring. -
15 VFL Bye. -
16 Ess Certainly showed enough working up the field. Can he go on with it? 6
17 Haw Used speed well to find space but needed to make more of scoring shots, 1.4. 5
18 WCE Early goal and act of courage set up another. Ended with three in a good effort 7
19 Syd Starting to show what is expected in attack with three goals. 6
20 Carl Electric from start to finish. Kicked 4.3 on two different opponents and was BOG. 8
21 Adel Found going tough against Talia and well beaten on the day. 3
22 Bris Five inside-50s but didn’t hit the scoreboard. Struggled last couple of weeks. 4
23 Melb Slotted sensational goal as Jetta dumped him hard in a tackle early in second. 5

2012 Season

Played for : Western Bulldogs

1 WCE On final term and worked hard to present. Did enough to earn full game. 3
2 Adel Needs to do more as one of the key forward positions. 4
3 StK Negligible input. 2
4 Melb Quiet match. Not enough purpose to his game. 3
5 GWS Goes about his business unnoticed, quiet after half time. 4
7 NM Didn’t cause the Roos too many worries but kept working. 5
8 GCS Kicked 1.1 and involved more than he has been. 5
12 VFL Kicked a goal. Disappointing game. -
14 VFL No impact up forward. At the crossroads. -
15 VFL Improved showing across half forward. -
17 Carl Kicked two goals, but mucked up gimme from 25m in front in first quarter. 5
18 StK Showed some skills in defence opposed to Wilkes. At least gave something. 6
19 NM Struggled up forward then pushed into defence at times after main break. 4
20 Rich At least looks better playing down back. Might be long term answer for him. 5
21 VFL One of his better games this year. -
22 Geel Subbed on and kicked three goals from six kicks. Can he go on with it. 4
23 Bris Starved of quality delivery, but still below his best. 4