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Simon Black of the Lions is chaired off by team mates Jonathan Brown and Daniel Merrett after his 320th game during the round 13 AFL match between the Brisbane Lions and the Geelong Cats at The Gabba on June 23, 2013 in Brisbane, Australia.

AFL Rd 13 - Brisbane v Geelong

Simon Black of the Lions is chaired off by team mates Jonathan Brown and Daniel Merrett after his game during the round 13 AFL match between the Brisbane Lions and the Geelong Cats at The Gabba on June 2013 in Brisbane, Australia.

Fitzroy Lions Joined: 1897-1996 (Merged with the Brisbane Bears to become the Brisbane Lions for the start of the 1997 season) Premierships: 8 (1898, 1899, 1904, 1995, 1913, 1916, 1922, 1944)

Fitzroy Lions Joined: (Merged with the Brisbane Bears to become the Brisbane Lions for the start of the 1997 season) Premierships: 8

Ashley McGrath of the Lions kicks during the round seven AFL match between the Brisbane Lions and the West Coast Eagles at The Gabba on May 11, 2013 in Brisbane, Australia.

Brisbane v West Coast

Ashley McGrath of the Lions kicks during the round seven AFL match between the Brisbane Lions and the West Coast Eagles at The Gabba on May 2013 in Brisbane, Australia.

Simon Black of Brisbane Lions during Round 8 (2013) against Essendon.

Simon Black of Brisbane Lions during Round 8 against Essendon.

lastair Lynch for the Lions celebrates with the trophy after winning the AFL Grand Final between the Collingwood Magpies and the Brisbane Lions at the Melbourne Cricket Ground September 27, 2003 in Melbourne, Australia

lastair Lynch for the Lions celebrates with the trophy after winning the AFL Grand Final between the Collingwood Magpies and the Brisbane Lions at the Melbourne Cricket Ground September 2003 in Melbourne, Australia

Wet and Wild - Ashley McGrath of the Brisbane Lions and Matthew Stokes of the Geelong Cats compete for the ball during their round five AFL match at the Gabba in Brisbane, Australia.

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Brisbane Bears Joined: 1987-1996 (merged with Fitzroy and became the Brisbane Lions for the start of the 1997 season) Premierships: 0

Brisbane Bears Joined: (merged with Fitzroy and became the Brisbane Lions for the start of the 1997 season) Premierships: 0

Carlton Blues v Brisbane Lions http://footyboys.com

Carlton Blues v Brisbane Lions

Brent Moloney of the Lions looks to pass the ball during the NAB Cup AFL Grand Final between the Carlton Blues and the Brisbane Lions at Etihad Stadium on March 2013 in Melbourne, Australia.

Jack Redden of the Lions runa the ball during the round seven AFL match between the Brisbane Lions and the West Coast Eagles at The Gabba on May 11, 2013 in Brisbane, Australia.

Brisbane v West Coast

Jack Redden of the Lions runa the ball during the round seven AFL match between the Brisbane Lions and the West Coast Eagles at The Gabba on May 2013 in Brisbane, Australia.

Simon Black of the Lions celebrates after kicking a goal during the round seven AFL match between the Brisbane Lions and the West Coast Eagles at The Gabba on May 11, 2013 in Brisbane, Australia.

Brisbane v West Coast

Simon Black of the Lions celebrates after kicking a goal during the round seven AFL match between the Brisbane Lions and the West Coast Eagles at The Gabba on May 2013 in Brisbane, Australia.

Jonathan Brown from the Brisbane Lions  http://footyboys.com

AFL Rd 6 - Essendon v Brisbane

Jonathan Brown of the Lions marks during the round six AFL match between the Essendon Bombers and the Brisbane Lions at Etihad Stadium on May 2012 in Melbourne, Australia.

Daniel Merrett of the Lions handballs during the round 13 AFL match between the Brisbane Lions and the Geelong Cats at The Gabba on June 23, 2013 in Brisbane, Australia.

AFL Rd 13 - Brisbane v Geelong

Daniel Merrett of the Lions handballs during the round 13 AFL match between the Brisbane Lions and the Geelong Cats at The Gabba on June 2013 in Brisbane, Australia.

Ashley McGrath of the Lions is chaired off by team mates Tom Rockcliff and Jack Redden after his 200th game during the round 13 AFL match between the Brisbane Lions and the Geelong Cats at The Gabba on June 23, 2013 in Brisbane, Australia.

AFL Rd 13 - Brisbane v Geelong

Ashley McGrath of the Lions is chaired off by team mates Tom Rockcliff and Jack Redden after his game during the round 13 AFL match between the Brisbane Lions and the Geelong Cats at The Gabba on June 2013 in Brisbane, Australia.

Joel Patfull of the Lions gathers the ball during the round 12 AFL match between the Fremantle Dockers and the Brisbane Lions at Patersons Stadium on June 15, 2013 in Perth, Australia.

AFL Rd 12 - Fremantle v Brisbane

Joel Patfull of the Lions gathers the ball during the round 12 AFL match between the Fremantle Dockers and the Brisbane Lions at Patersons Stadium on June 2013 in Perth, Australia.

Merrett part of the @Teal Mathie Lions "Rangas" board - only in Australian sport, good work - for more sports on Pinterest examples check out - http://sportsgeek.com.au/social-media/30-ways-sports-teams-are-using-pinterest/

The Brisbane Lions AFC advises that Vice Captain Daniel Merrett has suffered an acute stress fracture in his back, which is expected to see him miss weeks.