National Draft Pick #1

Year Club Player Games Goals Votes Honours
1981 Melbourne Alan Johnson 135 95 45 B&F: 1983, 1989
1982 Western Bulldogs Andrew Purser 112 16 34 B&F: 1984
1986 Brisbane Martin Leslie 107 11 7 AA: 1988; B&F: 1990
1987 Richmond Richard Lounder 4 5 0
1988 Hawthorn Alex McDonald 107 (46) 44 6
1989 Richmond Anthony Banik 49 0 1
1990 Geelong Stephen Hooper 21 0 0
1991 Brisbane John Hutton 36 (18) 79 2
1992 Priority West Coast Drew Banfield 265 76 21 B&F: 1996; Prem: 1994, 2006
1993 Priority Sydney Darren Gaspar 228 (21) 23 33 AA: 2000, 2001; B&F: 2001
1994 Priority Fremantle Jeff White 268 (32) 113 53 AA: 2004; B&F: 2004
1995 Fremantle Clive Waterhouse 106 178 13
1996 Comp West Coast Michael Gardiner 181 (129) 110 30 AA: 2003
1997 Priority Melbourne Travis Johnstone 209 (160) 135 62 B&F: 2005
1998 Brisbane Des Headland 166 (52) 177 42 Prem: 2002
1999 Priority Collingwood Josh Fraser 218 (200) 168 32
2000 Priority St Kilda Nick Riewoldt 336 718 153 AA: 2004, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2014; Rising Star: 2002; MVP: 2004; B&F: 2002, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2014; AA40: 2007, 2012, 2013
2001 Priority Hawthorn Luke Hodge 305 193 131 AA: 2005, 2008, 2010; B&F: 2005, 2010; Norm Smith: 2008, 2014; AA40: 2007, 2013; Prem: 2008, 2013, 2014, 2015
2002 St Kilda Brendon Goddard 312 (205) 157 76 AA: 2009, 2010; B&F: 2013
2003 Priority Western Bulldogs Adam Cooney 250 (219) 202 86 AA: 2008; Brownlow: 2008; AFLCA Young: 2005; AA40: 2010
2004 Priority Richmond Brett Deledio 250 (243) 187 75 AA: 2012, 2015; Rising Star: 2005; B&F: 2008, 2009; AFLPA 1st: 2005; AA40: 2008, 2010, 2011
2005 Priority Carlton Marc Murphy 236 168 104 AA: 2011; AFLCA: 2011; B&F: 2011, 2017; AFLPA 1st: 2006; AA40: 2009
2006 Carlton Bryce Gibbs 231 137 80 B&F: 2014; AA40: 2014
2007 Priority Carlton Matthew Kreuzer 161 84 23 AA40: 2017
2008 Melbourne Jack Watts 153 143 13
2009 Priority Melbourne Tom Scully 151 (31) 72 21 AA40: 2016, 2017
2010 Gold Coast David Swallow 97 50 9 B&F: 2014
2011 GWS Jonathon Patton 77 120 11
2012 GWS Lachie Whitfield 90 43 11
2013 GWS Tom Boyd 49 (9) 44 0 Prem: 2016
2014 St Kilda Paddy McCartin 22 22 0
2015 Carlton Jacob Weitering 42 9 0
2016 Essendon Andrew McGrath 21 1 0 Rising Star: 2017; AFLPA 1st: 2017
2017 Brisbane Cam Rayner 0 0 0