The Mitchell Medal was the best and fairest award for the Fitzroy Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL).
Percy Mitchell was a long-serving club administrator and life member and the award was named after him in 1987.
|+||Player won Brownlow Medal in same season|
|1900||Mick Grace (2)|
|1906||Les Millis (2)|
|1910||Herbert Milne (2)|
|1913||Harold McLennan (2)|
|1914||Jack Cooper (2)|
|1915||George Holden (2)|
|1921||Gordon Rattray (2)|
|1924||Len Wigraft (2)|
|1925||Len Wigraft (3)|
|1935||Haydn Bunton + (2)|
|1945||Allan Ruthven (2)|
|1946||Allan Ruthven (3)|
|1948||Allan Ruthven (4)|
|1949||Allan Ruthven (5)|
|1954||Bill Stephen (2)|
|1955||Don Furness (2)|
|1958||Kevin Murray (2)|
|1960||Kevin Murray (3)|
|1961||Kevin Murray (4)|
|1962||Kevin Murray (5)|
|1963||Kevin Murray (6)|
|1964||Kevin Murray (7)|
|1966||Norm Brown (2)|
|1967||Norm Brown (3)|
|Kevin Murray (8)|
|1969||Kevin Murray + (9)|
|1970||John Murphy (2)|
|1971||John Murphy (3)|
|1973||John Murphy (4)|
|1976||Garry Wilson (2)|
|1977||John Murphy (5)|
|1978||Garry Wilson (3)|
|1979||Garry Wilson (4)|
|1980||Garry Wilson (5)|
|1983||Matt Rendell (2)|
|1986||Paul Roos (2)|
|1991||Paul Roos (3)|
|1992||Paul Roos (4)|
|1994||Paul Roos (5)|
|Kevin Murray||9||1956, 1958, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1968, 1969|
|John Murphy||5||1968, 1970, 1971, 1973, 1977|
|Paul Roos||5||1985, 1986, 1991, 1992, 1994|
|Allan Ruthven||5||1944, 1945, 1946, 1948, 1949|
|Garry Wilson||5||1972, 1976, 1978, 1979, 1980|
|Norm Brown||3||1965, 1966, 1967|
|Len Wigraft||3||1920, 1924, 1925|
|Haydn Bunton||2||1934, 1935|
|Jack Cooper||2||1911, 1914|
|Don Furness||2||1953, 1955|
|Mick Grace||2||1898, 1900|
|George Holden||2||1908, 1915|
|Harold McLennan||2||1912, 1913|
|Les Millis||2||1905, 1906|
|Herbert Milne||2||1908, 1910|
|Gordon Rattray||2||1919, 1921|
|Matt Rendell||2||1982, 1983|
|Bill Stephen||2||1950, 1954|
The Fitzroy Football Club, nicknamed the Lions or the Roys, is an Australian rules football club formed in 1883 to represent the inner-Melbourne suburb of Fitzroy, Victoria and was a foundation member club of the Victorian Football League on its inception in 1897. Despite being the first club to win a VFL Grand Final they were not the first team to win a premiership. That honour belongs to the Essendon Football Club who were crowned premiers in 1897 without a Grand Final being played.
Alastair Graeme Lynch is a former professional Australian rules footballer who played in the Australian Football League (AFL). He is best known as a three-time premiership full-forward for the Brisbane Lions.
Haydn William Bunton was an Australian rules footballer who represented Fitzroy in the Victorian Football League (VFL), Subiaco in the West Australian Football League (WAFL), and Port Adelaide in the South Australian National Football League (SANFL) during the 1930s and 1940s.
Martin Pike is a former professional Australian rules footballer, who played in four Australian Football League (AFL) premiership sides. Highlights of his career included a premiership with the North Melbourne Football Club, three more with Brisbane, the final AFL best-and-fairest winner with Fitzroy in 1996, and selection in the 1998 South Australian State-Of-Origin side.
Kevin Joseph "Bulldog" Murray MBE is a former Australian rules footballer who played for the Fitzroy Football Club in the Victorian Football League in 333 games over 18 seasons.
This is a list of coaches and captains of the Fitzroy Football Club, along with best and fairest award winners and leading goalkickers, for every year of the club's participation in the Victorian Football Association, the Victorian/Australian Football League and the Victorian Amateur Football Association.
Paul Roos is a former Australian rules footballer and senior coach in the Australian Football League (AFL). Roos represented Fitzroy and Sydney during the 1980s and 1990s. Roos was the senior coach of the Sydney Swans and Melbourne Football Club from 2002 to 2010 and 2013 to 2016 respectively.
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Jack Moriarty was an Australian rules footballer in the Victorian Football League (VFL).
Allan Ruthven was an Australian rules footballer in the (then) Victorian Football League. He played his entire 222 game career with Fitzroy. In 1950, Ruthven won the prestigious Brownlow medal.
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James Henry Freake was an Australian rules footballer who played with Fitzroy in the Victorian Football League (VFL). A full forward, Freake lacked the height and weight that most had for that position but had considerable pace and ball handling abilities.
Gerald Brosnan was an Australian rules footballer who played for the Fitzroy Football Club in the early years of the Victorian Football League (VFL). He played as a key position forward and had an accurate left foot kick.
Norman Brown is a former Australian rules footballer who played with Fitzroy in the VFL.
Norm Hillard was an Australian rules footballer who played with Hawthorn and Fitzroy in the Victorian Football League (VFL).
George Hugh Holden was an Australian rules footballer who played for Fitzroy in the Victorian Football League (VFL).
Jim Grace was an Australian rules footballer who played for the Fitzroy Football Club in the club's early years. His younger brother, Mick Grace, played beside him at Fitzroy.
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