Xavier College / Sandringham Dragons / Essendon
Former Essendon Captain Jobe Watson decorated career initially began from the Father-Son selection in 2002. During his career he was recognised three-time’s as the Bombers Best and Fairest as well as being considered one of the game’s elite midfielders chalking up 220 games as a one club man.
Watson attended Xavier College and was part of the Sandringham Dragons TAC Cup program en route to the AFL. Initially being trained as a key forward, he was under the immediate scrutiny that all Father-Son selections face well before and after his debut in Round 13 2003 at Telstra Dome.