Tony Banfield

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Tony Banfield
No. 40
Position: Defensive back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1938-12-18) December 18, 1938 (age 78)
Place of birth: Independence, Kansas
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 185 lb (84 kg)
Career information
College: Oklahoma State
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at
Player stats at PFR

Tony Banfield (December 18, 1938) is a former an America football player. A defensive back, he played college football at Oklahoma State University and professionally in the American Football League (AFL) for the Houston Oilers from 1960 through 1963 and in 1965. In 1962, he returned a blocked punt 58 yards for a touchdown in the Oilers' 32–17 defeat of the Oakland Raiders. He was All-AFL in 1961 and 1962 and an American Football League Eastern Division All-Star in 1963. Banfield played in the first three AFL Championship games, winning the title in 1960 and 1961.

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