|DOB:||January 24th, 1981|
|Previous Clubs:||Strathmore/Calder U18|
|Honours:||2nd Best and Fairest: 2006 (Equal), International Rules: 2005, 2006, Jim Stynes Medal: 2006, Premiership side 2005, 2012, Norm Smith Medallist 2012|
|Drafted:||1999 National AFL Draft, 4th Round Selection (Sydney Swans), No.56 overall|
|Debut:||2000 Round 10, v Western Bulldogs at the SCG|
|Stats:||Ryan O'Keefe's Career Stats (AFL Tables)|
|Profile:||A star and gun player for the Swans. Dropped off form because of added responsibility when Barry Hall was out, but was still dependable. Will bounce back stronger in 2008, with Barry Hall back into the team and the addition of Henry Playfair to the forward line. Was the last player to win the Jim Stynes medal for the best player for Australia against Ireland in the International Rules Series. Was equal runner-up with Brett Kirk in the 2006 Best and Fairest Award.
One of the hard nuts in the swans engine room. Tackle machine. Huge tank. Left Footer.
First norm Smith Medallist for the Swans.