John Brown (offensive tackle)

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John Brown
No. 70, 74
Date of birth: (1939-06-09) June 9, 1939 (age 75)
Place of birth: Camden, New Jersey
Career information
Position(s): Tackle
College: Syracuse
NFL Draft: 1961 / Round: 4 / Pick: 55
Organizations
As player:
1962–1966
1967–1971
Cleveland Browns
Pittsburgh Steelers
Career stats
Playing stats at DatabaseFootball.com

John C. Brown (born June 9, 1939) is a former American football tackle who played ten seasons for two National Football League (NFL) teams, the Cleveland Browns and the Pittsburgh Steelers. He played tackle at Syracuse University alongside Ernie Davis.

Brown played high school football at Camden High School in his hometown.[1] His son Ernie Davis Brown also played football for Syracuse University as a tackle in the early 1990s. He played briefly for the Pittsburgh Steelers and married his college sweetheart.

References[edit]

  1. ^ DatabaseFootball.com profile, database Football. Accessed August 16, 2007.