Rich Braham

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Rich Braham
No. 74
Position: Center
Personal information
Date of birth: (1970-11-06) November 6, 1970 (age 46)
Place of birth: Morgantown, West Virginia
Career information
College: West Virginia
NFL Draft: 1994 / Round: 3 / Pick: 76
(By the Phoenix Cardinals)
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 146
Games started: 142
Fumble recoveries: 1
Player stats at NFL.com

Rich Braham (born November 6, 1970) is a former National Football League center who played for the Cincinnati Bengals.

High school career[edit]

Braham attended University High School in Morgantown, West Virginia, where he lettered in both football and basketball. He won second team prep All-State honors as a senior in basketball.

College career[edit]

Braham attended West Virginia University, where, as a senior, he was a second team All-American, an All-Big East selection, and helped lead the team to a Sugar Bowl berth and an 11 win-1 loss record.

NFL career[edit]

Braham was drafted by the Phoenix Cardinals in the 1994 NFL Draft, but then was waived where he was picked up by the Cincinnati Bengals. He played with the Bengals for 13 seasons. At the end of the 2006 NFL season, Braham decided to announce his retirement after sustaining a knee injury during the week 2 game against the Cleveland Browns.