Tom Brahaney
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Personal information
Born: (1951-10-23) October 23, 1951 (age 71)
Midland, Texas
Height:6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight:245 lb (111 kg)
Career information
High school:Midland (TX)
NFL Draft:1973 / Round: 5 / Pick: 109
Career history
Career NFL statistics
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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. In 1971, 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.


  1. ^ "1971 Oklahoma vs. Nebraska Game Recap - SoonerStats - Historical scores, records, and stats for Oklahoma Sooners football, basketball, baseball, and softball". Retrieved 2020-03-13.