Brett Evans (Australian footballer)
|Full name||Brett Evans|
|Date of birth||26 May 1972|
|Draft||No. 6, 1997 Pre-Season Draft|
|Height||186 cm (6 ft 1 in)|
|Weight||85 kg (187 lb)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 2000.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com|
Evans, a forward, played for Narre Warren and Springvale, before being picked up by Melbourne in the 1993 Mid-Season Draft. He was a member of Melbourne's 1993 reserves premiership team but didn't play a senior league game and ended up returning to Springvale.
Richmond offered him a second chance when they secured him at pick six in the 1997 Pre-Season Draft. He made 28 appearances for Richmond over four seasons, all but four of them in 1998 and 1999.
He finished his career back at Narre Warren, where he played in five Mornington Peninsula premierships.
- Holmesby, Russell; Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia Of AFL Footballers. BAS Publishing. ISBN 9781920910785.
- "Brett Evans". Demon Wiki.
- Lovett, Michael (2004). AFL 2004 - The Official Statistical History Of The AFL. AFL Publishing. ISBN 0-9580300-5-7.
- AFL Tables: Brett Evans
- Herald Sun, "Flag favourite", Craig Hutchison, p. 74