|He won the Best and Fairest outright
in 1996 and was runner up in 1997. He won the award outright in 1998 (
cover 1 and
In an upset he finished third to Paul Licuria in 2001.
he was again victorious.
In 1997 he was named on the half Back Flank in
Team of the Century.
Two covers to commemorate the Copeland Trophy
were released on the 2nd October 1998. 50 sets were produced. Single covers were
produced in 1999 and 2000.
He was an All-Australian Player in 1996, 1997,
1998, 1999, 2000, 2001 and
He has been vice captain of the All Australian team in 1999, 2000 and 2003.
On the 2nd August 2002
played his 200th game. A cover by First Class
Collectibles was released to commemorate the event.
2002 saw him reach his First Grand Final, but suffered defeat at the hands of
the Brisbane Lions. Some conciliation was that he won the Norm Smith Medal for
best on the ground. Coversplease.
released a cover to commemorate
the Norm Smith Medalist.
After loosing the 2003 Grand Final, the highpoint for Nathan
Buckley was winning the Brownlow Medal in a three way tie with Adelaide skipper
Mark Ricciuto and Sydney ruckman Adam Goodes.
First Class Collectibles released a
cover of Nathan
On the weekend commencing
29th July 2005
Nathan Buckley played his 250th game for Collingwood. A Commemorative Covers showing
was released by First Class
In 2006 Onlycovers released The Captains series with a cover including
He has played 275* games and 2006 was his 8th
season as captain, making him the most capped skipper.