He kicked 113 goals in 2008, and won premierships with the Hawks in 2008 and 2013.
He was just the sixth man to kick 1000 goals.
Buddy was responsible for many iconic moments, including the 100th goal in 2008, his 1000th goal at the SCG last year, and a memorable bag of 13 against North Melbourne in Launceston in 2012.
Check out Triple M Footy’s call of that iconic 1000th goal here:
There was also an amazing final winning goal for Hawthorn against Adelaide as a 20 year old, two famous goals where he burnt off Cale Hooker on the run and finished from the boundary, and a goal where he hurdled a prone player and kicked a goal on the run from 75 metres.
Check out Triple M Footy’s Call of Buddy Franklin’s 100th goal in 2008 here:
Damo, JB and Billy reminisced on Buddy’s remarkable career further and discussed some of the biggest issues in footy, including the AFL’s Please Explain to Port Adelaide, the disappointing Dogs and more.