Keith Browner
Defensive end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1962-01-24) January 24, 1962 (age 59)
Place of birth: Warren, Ohio
Career information
College: USC
NFL Draft: 1984 / Round: 2 / Pick: 30
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
*Tampa Bay Buccaneers ( 1984 1986)
Career highlights and awards
*Second Team All-Arena (1990)
  • AFL All Star (1993)
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Keith Browner Sr. (born January 24, 1962) is a former American football defensive end and outside linebacker. He is the father of Keith Browner, Jr. who was a linebacker for the Cal Golden Bears and plays defensive end for the Houston Texans.[1][2]

College career

Browner was drafted out of the University of Southern California with the 30th pick in the second round.[3]

Professional career

He played in the National Football League between 1984 and 1988 for Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Oakland Raiders, the San Francisco 49ers and the San Diego Chargers and in Arena Football between 1990 and 1997.


His eldest brother, Ross Browner, was elected to the National Football Foundation Hall of Fame in 1999. Another brother, Joey Browner, also played for the USC Trojans and was one of the top players in the NFL in the 1980s. His nephew, Rylan Browner, plays football for the University of Arizona. His son, Keith Browner Jr., plays college football defensive end for the University of California, Berkeley. His twin daughters are Amber Browner and Ashley Browner, both basketball players for San Diego City College.


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