Nick Daicos the strong favourite to win the 2023 AFL Brownlow Medal

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Collingwood’s Nick Daicos has been one of the standout AFL performers in 2023.

With 15 rounds played, most AFL betting sites see Nick Daicos as the man to stop in the race for the 2024 Brownlow Medal.

News Insights

  • Daicos has been integral to Collingwood’s success in 2023.
  • 20-year-old would be first Collingwood Brownlow Medal winner since Dane Swan in 2011.
  • Collingwood locked in table top battle with Port Adelaide heading into round 16.
  • Port Adelaide’s Zak Butters and Richmond’s Tim Taranto are also in the mix.

Whilst the 2023 AFL season has sprung up many different narratives, the possibility of Collingwood winning their first AFL title since 2010 has certainly caught the attention of many betting sites. Much of their success this season has been down to Nick Daicos, with many tipping the 20-year-old for a first career Brownlow Medal.

Daicos’s Dreamland:

Despite only being 20 years old, it feels as if Nick Daicos has always been destined for greatness at Collingwood.

As a 1st round, 4th pick, Daicos was following in his father Peter’s footsteps at Collingwood and big things were expected from the outset.

The 2022 AFL Rising Star Award was representative of his strong debut season, but the defender has stepped up a level in 2023, helping Collingwood to the top of the pile. Nick Daicos is $3.5 with Bet365 to win the 2023 Brownlow Medal.

Can Daicos and Collingwood go the distance?

12 wins from 14 games played is representative of the superb season Collingwood have enjoyed thus far.

Nick Daicos has been integral to this, leading the AFL table in disposals this term – averaging 33.3 per game heading into round 16.

However, with Port Adelaide and Melbourne on the chase, Collingwood and Daicos will need to hold their nerve. Collingwood are $10.00 to win the AFL Grand Final with GetSetBet.

Who could potentially stop Nick Daicos in his pursuit of the Brownlow Medal?

Whilst Nick Daicos has excelled this season, there are a fair few other players who could force their way into Brownlow Medal contention.

Port Adelaide have an identical record to Collingwood and midfielder Zak Butters has been integral to their success this term. Zak Butters is $4.5 with Unibet to win the AFL Brownlow Medal in 2023.

Richmond have endured a tough campaign, but Tim Taranto continues to be a shining light for them, and he will be hoping to propel his side up the table in the closing weeks of the season.

Tim Taranto is $5.00 with BoomBet to win the 2023 AFL Brownlow Medal.

As the 2023 AFL season draws to a close, the Brownlow Medal is the hottest debate in town and if Nick Daicos can help end Collingwood’s decade of pain, he will be immortalised with the Magpies.