Junior Clubs: East Sandringham
Recruited from: Sandringham U18/Hawthorn
Brownlow Votes: 47
Kennedy elevated his game to an even higher level in 2014, averaging nearly 29 possessions, six clearances and six tackles a game.
He was in Brownlow Medal contention before a hamstring injury forced him to miss two games towards the end of the year.
That ended a streak of 127 consecutive games, but he was still second in the Best and Fairest, his fifth straight finish in the top three since joining the Swans.
Previous AFL club: (Hawthorn 2008-09: 13 games, 1 goal).
Draft history: 2006 NAB AFL Draft 3rd round father-son selection (Hawthorn) No. 40 overall; 2009 NAB AFL Draft traded by Hawthorn for No. 39 (Sam Grimley).