Tinker Owens

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Tinker Owens
No. 83
Position: Wide receiver
Personal information
Born: (1954-10-03) October 3, 1954 (age 63)
Miami, Oklahoma
Career information
College: Oklahoma
NFL Draft: 1976 / Round: 4 / Pick: 95
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Receptions: 60
Receiving yards: 785
Touchdowns: 4

Charles Wayne "Tinker" Owens[1] is a former professional American football player who played wide receiver for four seasons for the New Orleans Saints (1976, 1978–1980)[2] in the National Football League. The younger brother of Heisman Trophy winner Steve Owens, Tinker was a two-time All-American (1974, 1975) during his college career at Oklahoma.[3]


  1. ^ "Tinker Owens". pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved 2009-03-05. 
  2. ^ "New Orleans Saints All-Time Roster with last names starting in K-O". neworleanssaints.com. Retrieved 2009-03-05. 
  3. ^ All-American: Tinker Owens