Tom Brahaney
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1951-10-23) October 23, 1951 (age 69)
Place of birth: Midland, Texas
High School: Midland (TX)
Career information
College: Oklahoma
NFL Draft: 1973 / Round: 5 / Pick: 109
Debuted in 1973 for the St. Louis Cardinals
Career history
*St. Louis Cardinals (1973–1981)
Career highlights and awards
Stats at
College Football Hall of Fame

Thomas Brahaney (born October 23, 1951) is a former American football center who played nine seasons in the National Football League for the St. Louis Cardinals.

He played college football at Oklahoma, where he was an All-American. Most notably in 1971 when he anchored the Sooners NCAA record breaking Wishbone offense that averaged over 472 yards per game and whose only loss was 35-31, to eventual national champion Nebraska in the Game of the Century.[1] In 2007 he was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.


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