Todd ELTON

#43  

Age: 26yr 2mth Games: 10 Born: Apr 29, 1993
Height: 197cm Weight: 101kg Position:

2017 Digest:   The clock is ticking for the former star junior who has failed to establish himself in five years. Has versatility in his favour but it’s now time.

2017 NAB Cup:  

2017 Season

Played for : Richmond

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3 WCE Couldn’t keep up with the frantic pace of the contest. Game to forget 3
4 Bris Provided a big target although only mildly effective against a determined McStay. 4
5 Melb Took a good contested mark in final term and had stints in the ruck. Not a real factor though. 3
6 Senior emergency.
7 WB Big bloke prepared to cover some ground early. Hands were usually reliable. 4
8 Frem Played in bursts. Started well and was against ok late but for long periods was not sighted playing forward/ruck. 3
9 VFL Booted three goals and provided a physical presence in attack. -
10 Ess Had task of being second banana up forward. One kick in first half was a goal. Fans then made up a missing persons sign. 2
11 VFL Quiet game then hurt his shoulder late and looks set for a stint on the sidelines. -
12 Shoulder.
13 Shoulder.
14 Shoulder.
15 Shoulder.
16 VFL Worked hard on return from injury and was encouraging. -
17 VFL The competitor never stopped trying but he was just so-so on the day. Not a lot of impact. -
18 VFL Didn't influence the game. Tigers not happy with his zero contested marks. -
19 VFL Tigers value his work rate up and down the ground as a key forward. Played his role but needs to hit scoreboard more often. -
20 VFL Bye. -
21 VFL Took a couple of contested marks and had 13 touches. Fair. -
22 VFL Kicked two goals and did some encouraging things. Took a ripper mark. -
23 VFL Took five marks and was in and out of the game. -
QF Didn’t play for Richmond VFL.
SF Didn’t play for Richmond VFL.
PF Didn’t play for Richmond VFL.
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2016 Season

Played for : Richmond

1 Played in VFL trial against Northern Blues.
2 Played in VFL trial against Essendon.
3 VFL Had a big job down back and wasn’t disgraced but beaten on the day. -
4 VFL Defended capably against Bulldogs’ talls. -
5 VFL Used ball well and was OK in defensive contests. -
6 VFL Marked well at times, but wasn’t able to quell Sandy’s forwards. -
7 Didn’t play for Richmond VFL.
8 Ankle.
9 Ankle.
10 VFL Played more forward then recent times and kicked a goal. Fair. -
11 Foot.
12 Foot.
13 Foot.
14 Foot.
15 Ankle.
16 VFL Played half the match and was OK in forward half. -
17 Bye.
18 VFL Took some strong marks and did chances of a call up no harm. -
19 VFL Did some handy things in attack and kicked a couple of goals. -
20 VFL Marked the ball well in attack, but was wayward with 1.4. -
21 VFL Didn’t have big numbers, but kicked two goals and contested well. -
22 StK Nice mark and goal early then fumbled at times before a few marks late. 4
23 Syd Well beaten by Grundy. Also found the going tough in the ruck. 3

2015 Season

Played for : Richmond

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3 VFL Off injured early. -
4 VFL Defended well when required – which wasn’t often. -
5 VFL Up and down afternoon in defence. -
6 VFL Strong outing in defence. Nearing a senior call up. -
7 Coll Found going tough in defence early on Cloke and moved. Struggled. 3
8 VFL Quiet night after stint in seniors. -
9 VFL Moved into attack and kicked a couple of goals. -
10 VFL Battled hard down back against Werribee talls. -
11 VFL Bye. -
12 Rested.
13 Didn’t play for Richmond VFL.
14 VFL Had knee issues entering game and appears hampered still. -
15 Knee.
16 Knee.
17 VFL Only featured after half time on return from injury. -
18 VFL Defended well enough against a few good opponents. -
19 VFL Bye. -
20 VFL Tried hard but wasn’t his best day in defence. -
21 VFL Tried hard but was ultimately beaten in defence. -
22 VFL Did some good things in defence. -
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2014 Season

Played for : Richmond

1 PM Kicked two goals and took some nice marks. -
2 PM Used at both ends and in the ruck. Battled hard. -
3 VFL Played in the ruck and up forward. A rare shining light. -
4 VFL Struggled to get into the game. -
5 VFL Had a day to forget. Tried hard but nothing went his way. -
6 VFL Presented well and took some nice marks. -
7 VFL Did some handy things and continues to develop. -
8 VFL Bye. -
9 VFL Kicked a goal and took five marks. Fair. -
10 VFL Injured shoulder early and took no further part. -
11 VFL Quiet day with just five touches. -
12 VFL Bye. -
13 VFL Rotated through the ruck and did well against Wood. -
14 VFL Spent time in attack and the ruck. Only fair. -
15 VFL Conditions didn’t suit and was unable to get into the game. -
16 VFL Did well playing in defence and took some nice marks. -
17 VFL Strong effort after half time down back. -
18 VFL Eight possessions and no impact. -
19 VFL Played on Spencer White (three goals) and battled hard. -
20 VFL Quiet game in terms of touches, but defended well. -
21 VFL Competed hard down back and showed some good signs. -
22 VFL Did well down back with 17 touches. Rebounded strongly. -
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2013 Season

Played for : Richmond

1 PM Contested well and used the ball nicely. Improving. -
2 VFL Chimed in with three goals and took some strong marks. -
3 VFL In and out of the game. Had a few nice moments. -
4 VFL Provided a good target roaming up from half forward. Solid. -
5 VFL Did a few nice things but was quiet for big patches. -
6 VFL Quiet game with others starring around him. -
7 VFL Bye. -
8 VFL Started well in defence but drifted from the game as Bees took over. -
9 VFL Took a few nice marks but was in and out. -
10 VFL Presented well and marked strongly at times in the mud. -
11 VFL Bye. -
12 VFL Used in defence and was fair. Looks better up forward. -
13 VFL Struggled a bit. Down on early season form. -
14 VFL Tried hard down back but had little support in the way of talls. -
15 VFL Played on Lourey and did a fairly good job overall. -
16 VFL Bye. -
17 VFL Down a bit, but continued to persist in trying conditions. -
18 VFL Did well after half time with some strong marks. -
19 VFL Used up forward and relieved in the ruck. Improved outing. -
20 VFL Chipped in with two goals along with 18 touches and eight marks. -
21 VFL Struggled to get into the game. -
22 VFL Did some nice things and rewarded with two goals. -
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QF
EF
SF
PF
GF

2012 Season

Played for : Richmond

1 VFL Tried hard but couldn’t make an impact up forward. -
2 VFL Played a number of roles. Still learning. -
4 VFL Injured early and didn’t return. -
6 VFL Kicked two goals and took some strong marks. -
7 VFL Not his best outing but did a few good things. -
8 VFL OK down back but was beaten a few times. -
11 VFL Made the most of limited chances to kick two goals. -
13 VFL Faded after a great start but showed plenty of talent. -
14 Adel Key position player making his AFL debut. 3
16 VFL Kicked two goals and showed some quality as a forward. -
17 VFL Slow start but worked into the game. Finished well. -
18 VFL Worked into the game. Kicked a goal. Developing. -
19 VFL Worked hard to provide a target. Not the worst. -
20 VFL Tried hard up front. The conditions and supply were poor. -
21 VFL Quiet game with no real impact. -