Johnny Brewer

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Johnny Brewer
No. 83, 82
Position: Tight end, linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1937-03-08)March 8, 1937
Place of birth: Vicksburg, Mississippi
Date of death: May 27, 2011(2011-05-27) (aged 74)
Place of death: Madison, Mississippi
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 230 lb (104 kg)
Career information
College: Mississippi
NFL Draft: 1960 / Round: 4 / Pick: 41
AFL draft: 1960 / Round: Second Selections
(by the Minneapolis AFL team)
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
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Player stats at PFR

Johnny Lee Brewer (March 8, 1937  – May 27, 2011) was an American football tight end and linebacker in the NFL for the Cleveland Browns and New Orleans Saints. He played college football at the University of Mississippi.

He was a member of the Browns teams that won the NFL championship in 1964 over the heavily favored Baltimore Colts and the 1965 Eastern Conference championship team that lost the title game to the Green Bay Packers.