Barry Helton
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1965-01-02) January 2, 1965 (age 55)
Place of birth: Colorado Springs, Colorado
High School: Simla High School
Simla, Colorado
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 205 lb (93 kg)
Career information
College: Colorado
NFL Draft: 1988 / Round: 4 / Pick: 102
Debuted in 1988 for the San Francisco 49ers
Last played in 1991 for the Los Angeles Rams
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Punts     213
Punting yards     8,285
Longest punt     56
Average punt     38.9
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Barry Bret Helton (born January 2, 1965) is a former American college and professional football player who was a punter in the National Football League (NFL) for four seasons during the 1980s and 1990s. He played college football for the University of Colorado, and earned All-American honors. He played professionally for the San Francisco 49ers and Los Angeles Rams of the NFL, and played in Super Bowl XXIII and Super Bowl XXIV for the 49ers.

Helton was born in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He attended the University of Colorado, where he played for the Colorado Buffaloes football team from 1984 to 1987.

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