Cody Risien
No. 63
Position:Offensive tackle
Personal information
Born: (1957-03-22) March 22, 1957 (age 64)
Bryan, Texas
Height:6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Weight:269 lb (122 kg)
Career information
High school:Cypress (TX) Cy-Fair
College:Texas A&M
NFL Draft:1979 / Round: 7 / Pick: 183
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Player stats at PFR

Cody Lewis Risien (born March 22, 1957) is a former American football offensive tackle who played 11 seasons in the National Football League with the Cleveland Browns. He is a 1975 graduate of Cy-Fair High School in Houston, Texas. He currently works for Austin Commercial, a large commercial construction manager, in Austin, TX.


Cody was inducted into the Cleveland Browns Hall of Legends in 2010.

Risien blocked for four 1,000-yard rushers.

He was a part of five AFC Central Division titles (1980, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1989)… He was selected to two Pro Bowls (1987, 1988).

Cody was inducted into the Texas A&M Athletic Hall of Fame in 2011

Kathie Lee Gifford named her son after Cody Risien, coincidentally both Cody's were born on March 22.