Cody Risien

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Cody Risien
No. 63
Position: Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1957-03-22) March 22, 1957 (age 60)
Place of birth: Bryan, Texas
Height: 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Weight: 269 lb (122 kg)
Career information
High school: Cypress (TX) Cy-Fair
College: Texas A&M
NFL Draft: 1979 / Round: 7 / Pick: 183
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Player stats at PFR

Cody Lewis Risien (born March 22, 1957) is a former American football offensive tackle who played eleven seasons in the National Football League with the Cleveland Browns. He is a 1975 graduate of Cy-Fair High School in Houston, Texas. He currently works for Austin Commercial, a large commercial general contractor, in Austin, TX.


Cody was inducted into the Cleveland Browns Hall of Legends in 2010.

Risien blocked for four 1,000-yard rushers.

He was a part of five AFC Central Division titles (1980, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1989)… He was selected to two Pro Bowls (1987, 1988).

Kathie Lee Gifford named her son after Cody Risien, coincidentally both Cody's were born on March 22.