Brian Sanford
No. 70, 75     
Defensive end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1987-09-12) September 12, 1987 (age 32)
Place of birth: Hartford, Connecticut
Career information
College: Temple
Undrafted in 2010
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Cleveland Browns ( 2010 2012)
Career highlights and awards
*Mark Bresani Award (2008)
Career NFL statistics as of 2013
Tackles     12
Sacks     0
INTs     0
Stats at

Brian Sanford (born September 12, 1987) is a former American football defensive end. He was signed by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent in 2010. He played college football for Temple, and was a postgraduate player at the Connecticut boarding school, Westminster School.

College careerEdit

He played college football for Temple.

Professional careerEdit

Cleveland Browns Edit

After going undrafted in the 2010 NFL Draft, Sanford signed with the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent on May 17, 2010. He was cut on September 4, 2010. He was added to the Browns' practice squad the following day.

In 2011, Sanford appeared in 5 games for the Cleveland Browns. In 2012, Sanford spent the first 7 weeks of the season on the practice squad until he was placed on the active roster on October 27, 2012.[1]

On August 19, 2013, Sanford was traded to the Seattle Seahawks for offensive lineman John Moffitt.[2] On August 20, 2013, the trade was rescinded, reportedly due to Moffitt failing his physical.[3]

Oakland RaidersEdit

Sanford was claimed off waivers by the Oakland Raiders on September 1, 2013.

Second stint with Cleveland Edit

Sanford re-signed with the Browns on December 25, 2013.[4] He was released on May 12, 2014.[5]

Denver BroncosEdit

Sanford signed with the Denver Broncos in August 2014.


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