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Cox gets life

West Coast champion Dean Cox has qualified for life membership of the AFL

1:25pm  Jan 19, 2015

Cox the coach

Retired champion Dean Cox will join the club's coaching staff

4:43pm  Oct 15, 2014

Glass, Cox acknowledged

Darren Glass and Dean Cox have been nominated for the AFLPA Madden Medal

11:20am  Oct 1, 2014

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Cox press conference 19.08.14

1:15pm  Aug 19, 2014

Vintage Cox on the right

3:55pm  Aug 16, 2014

Cox snaps through a ripper

4:55pm  Aug 10, 2014

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Dean
Cox

Height
203 cm
DOB
01-08-1981
Weight
104 kg
Debut
2001
Games
2015
-
Career
290
Goals
2015
-
Career
169
2015 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
-
Avg
-
DeanCox

Player Bio

At a Glance

Junior Clubs: Dampier Sharks (WA)
Clubs: West Coast
Debut: 2001
Recruited from: East Perth (WA)
Brownlow Votes: 54

The champion ruckman’s ability to have an impact in big games remains strong and he leads the team for hit-outs. Now the club’s games record-holder, Cox’s experience and leadership, both on and off the field, continues to be of great value. In the twilight of his career, and is also the club's rucks coach offering mentorship to the club's young ruck stocks.



 

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2015 Season Average
    Games Played
    • Kicks
    • Handballs
    • Disposals
    • Marks
    • Hit-Outs
    • Tackles
    • Goals
    • AFL Fantasy

2015 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 0 - -
Handballs 0 - -
Disposals 0 - -
Marks 0 - -
Hit-outs 0 - -
Tackles 0 - -
Goals 0 - -
AFL Fantasy 0 - -

2015 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
TOTAL W: 0 - L: 0

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 290
    • Kicks 8.9
    • Handballs 6.9
    • Disposals 15.8
    • Marks 5.3
    • Hit-Outs 22.9
    • Tackles 1.5
    • Goals 0.6
    • AFL Fantasy 88.1

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 21 Brisbane Lions Rd 20, 2006
Handballs 20 Brisbane Lions Rd 16, 2008
Disposals 36 Brisbane Lions Rd 16, 2008
Marks 15 North Melbourne Rd 15, 2012
Hit-outs 47 Sydney Swans Rd 6, 2005
Tackles 6 Geelong Cats Rd 21, 2013
Goals 5 St Kilda Rd 8, 2012
AFL Fantasy 157 Brisbane Lions Rd 16, 2008

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF

Legend

K
Kicks
H
Handballs
D
Disposals
M
Marks
HO
Hit-outs
FF
Frees For
FA
Frees Against
T
Tackles
G
Goals
B
Behinds
AF
AFL Fantasy points

Awards

AFL Awards

All-Australian
2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011, 2012

Premiership side
2006

Club Awards

Third Best and Fairest
2004, 2005, 2011

Best Clubman
2006

Best and Fairest
2008

Ross Glendinning medallist
2011



 

Q & A

As well as playing great footy, I’d like to be remembered for:|
Humour

Most memorable victory (AFL or non-AFL):
Grand final, 2006 v Sydney

Most admired player at another club:
Lenny Hayes

Favourite ground to play on:
MCG

Best part about training:
Match simulation

Weights or running:
Running

What would you prefer – mark of the year or goal of the year:
Goal

Which skill do you need to most work on:
Contested marking

Favourite meal the night before a game:
Lasagne

What music helps you get ‘in the zone’ before a game:
The rubbish Matt Rosa plays

Who would win MasterChef at your club? And what’s their signature dish:
Andrew Embley, a dish from the Beluga menu

What’s your favourite dance move:
Worm

What is your favourite holiday destination in Australia:
West Lewis Hilton, Dampier

Where would you recommend visiting within your state:
Mount Magnet