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Most players in the top 100?

The Brisbane Lions boast six players in the official AFL Player Ratings top 100. 

Captain Dayne Zorko is the best-placed Lion at No. 6, while new recruits Lachie Neale (No. 12) and Jarryd Lyons (38) are also ranked in the top 50. 

Stef Martin is the sixth highest ranked ruckman at No. 51, with Harris Andrews (63) and Daniel Rich (85) also in the top 100. 

Richmond midfielder Dustin Martin sits atop the rankings at No. 1, followed by Geelong's Patrick Dangerfield and Fremantle's Nat Fyfe. 

Collingwood is the only team to have 10 players in the top 100. Adelaide is second with nine players while Richmond and Hawthorn both have eight each. 

To determine the official AFL Player Ratings, Champion Data employs a complex algorithm that ranks players based on their previous 40 games, with extra weighting given to their most recent 30 games.

Lions players in the top 100 of the AFL's Player Ratings:

6 - Dayne Zorko
12 - Lachie Neale
38 - Jarryd Lyons
51 - Stef Martin
63 - Harris Andrews
85 - Daniel Rich

By the numbers

CLUB

PLAYERS IN THE TOP 100 

PLAYERS IN THE TOP 50

Collingwood

10

6

Adelaide

9

2

Richmond

8

5

Hawthorn

8

5

Geelong

6

4

Melbourne

6

3

North Melbourne

6

3

Brisbane Lions

6

3

Essendon

6

2

West Coast

5

3

Greater Western Sydney

5

2

Port Adelaide

5

2

Western Bulldogs

5

2

Sydney

4

4

St Kilda

4

1

Fremantle

3

2

Carlton

3

1

Gold Coast

1

0

*As ranked in the Official AFL Player Ratings

The views in this article are those of the author and not necessarily those of the AFL or its clubs