Jim Kearney

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Jim Kearney
No. 46
Personal information
Date of birth: (1943-01-21) January 21, 1943 (age 71)
Place of birth: Wharton, Texas
Career information
College: Prairie View A&M
NFL Draft: 1965 / Round: 11 / Pick: 151
Debuted in 1965
Last played in 1976
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Games played 142
Interceptions 23
Fumble recoveries 9
Stats at NFL.com

James Lee Kearney (born January 21, 1943 in Wharton, Texas) is a former American football safety who played twelve seasons in the National Football League and the American Football League from 1965-1976. He started in Super Bowl IV for the Kansas City Chiefs. In 1972 he tied an NFL record by returning four interceptions for touchdowns. He wore jersey number 46 while with the Chiefs. In retirement, he has taken up golf and coached little league football in the Kansas City area.

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Other American Football League players