Jarryd Lyons played with the Sandringham Dragons before being selected by the Adelaide Crows in 2010. In 2016 he was traded to the SUNS, before moving to the Lions in 2018. The midfielder had his breakout year in 2019, renowned for his prolific work during the stoppages, tireless tackling efforts, amassing possessions and working down the ground to score goals. Lyons went on to finish fourth in the Club Champion event for 2019. Lyons stellar 2019 was topped off with the birth of his first child.