Craig Bird

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Name: Craig Bird
Number: 14
DOB: January 21st, 1989
Height: 179cm
Weight: 84kg
Position: Inside Midfielder
Previous Clubs: Nelson Bay (NSW)/NSW-ACT U18
State: NSW
Club Games: 21
AFL Games: 21
Finals Games: 5
Club Goals: 8
AFL Goals: 8
Finals Goals: 2
Premierships: 1
Drafted: 2007 National AFL Draft, 4th Round Selection (Sydney Swans), No.59 overall, as a NSW scholarship holder.
Debut: 2008 Round 1, v St.Kilda at the Telstra Dome
Stats: Craig Bird's Career Stats (AFL Tables)
Profile: Already has played with the Swans reserves as a NSW scholarship holder. A small midfielder, he wins the ball well and captained the NSW/ACT Rams at the 2007 National AFL Under-18 Championships and was All-Australian in 2006 and 2007. He averaged 28 disposals a game in the 2007 championships and is a graduate of the AIS-AFL Academy. Will wear the famous number 14 guernsey, last worn by the legendary Swans skipper Paul Kelly.