Brett Carolan
No. 86, 84
Position:Tight end
Personal information
Born: (1971-03-16) March 16, 1971 (age 52)
San Rafael, California, U.S.
Height:6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight:241 lb (109 kg)
Career information
High school:Novato (CA) San Marin
College:Washington State
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at · PFR

Brett Carolan (born March 16, 1971) is a former professional American football player. He played tight end in the National Football League (NFL) for three seasons with the San Francisco 49ers and Miami Dolphins. He was a rookie with the 49ers in 1994, when the team won Super Bowl XXIX.

Born and raised in Marin County, Carolan played college football at Washington State University in Pullman.[1]

His father, Reggie Carolan (1939–1983), was a tight end in the American Football League for seven seasons, with the San Diego Chargers and Kansas City Chiefs.[1] He also played college football (and basketball) on the Palouse, at the University of Idaho in Moscow.


  1. ^ a b Beitiks, Edvins (January 21, 1995). "Super Bowl tradition for Marin family". San Francisco Examiner. Retrieved November 2, 2017.