1987 Cleveland Browns Roster

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 10-5
Finishing 1st in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Conference Championship
Coach: Marty Schottenheimer (10-5)
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
1987 Cleveland Browns Statistics
1987 Cleveland Browns Results

The Cleveland Browns of the National Football League ended the 1987 season with a record of 10 wins and 5 losses, finishing first in the NFL's Central Division of the American Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1.

The Browns lit up the scoreboard for 390 points, and the stingy defense gave up 239. Bernie Kosar passed for 3,033 yards. Earnest Byner topped the receiving corps, snagging 52 passes, while Webster Slaughter added 806 receiving yards. Brian Brennan contributed to the receiving game, too.

Kevin Mack ran for a team-leading 735 yards for Cleveland.

Frank Minnifield and Felix Wright each intercepted 4 errant tosses from the opposition. Carl Hairston dropped opposing passers 8 times.

Marty Schottenheimer coached the team. The 1987 Cleveland Browns lost in the Conference Championship.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP GS
61Mike BaabCDecember 6, 19596'4"270TexasFort Worth, TX USA1212
9Matt BahrKJuly 6, 19565'10"175Penn St.Philadelphia, PA USA30
60Al BakerDEDecember 9, 19566'6"265Colorado St.Jacksonville, FL USA121
25Vincent BarnettDBFebruary 19, 19656'0"200Arkansas St.Mound Bayou, MS USA30
87Clayton BeaufordWRMarch 1, 19635'11"190AuburnPalatka, FL USA10
77Rickey BoldenLTSeptember 8, 19616'6"274SMUDallas, TX USA55
73Keith BosleyTJune 19, 19636'5"320East. KentuckyRichmond, KY USA32
36Stephen BraggsDBAugust 29, 19655'9"178TexasHouston, TX USA120
94Robert BrannonDEMarch 26, 19616'7"245Kent St.Charleston, SC USA10
86Brian BrennanWRFebruary 15, 19625'9"178Boston Col.Bloomfield, MI USA131
92Dave ButlerLBJuly 17, 19656'4"225Notre DameRidgewood, NJ USA10
44Earnest BynerRBSeptember 15, 19625'10"215East CarolinaMilledgeville, GA USA1212
96Reggie CampLDEFebruary 28, 19616'4"274CaliforniaSan Francisco, CA USA65
59James CapersLBJune 14, 19596'4"232Central MichiganKalamazoo, MI USA30
36Vince CarrekerDBAugust 21, 19636'0"183Central State (OH)Columbus, OH USA20
75Alex CarterDESeptember 6, 19636'3"255Tennessee St.Miami, FL USA31
11Jeff ChristensenQBJanuary 8, 19606'3"202East. IllinoisGibson City, IL USA32
91Sam ClancyLDEMay 29, 19586'7"288PittsburghPittsburgh, PA USA138
47Mike CrawfordRBJanuary 3, 19645'10"215Arizona St.San Fernando, CA USA30
55Tim CrawfordLBDecember 17, 19626'4"245Texas TechHouston, TX USA33
18Gary DanielsonQBSeptember 10, 19516'2"195PurdueDetroit, MI USA61
38Johnny DavisRBJuly 17, 19566'1"235AlabamaMontgomery, AL USA10
29Hanford DixonRCBDecember 25, 19585'11"186Southern MissMobile, AL USA1212
35Stacey DriverRBMarch 4, 19645'7"190ClemsonGriffin, GA USA20
27Brian DudleyDBAugust 30, 19606'1"180Bethune-CookmanLos Angeles, CA USA33
83Donnie EcholsTEDecember 16, 19576'4"240Oklahoma St.Dallas, TX USA30
24Ray EllisSSApril 27, 19596'1"192Ohio St.Canton, OH USA1210
39Major EverettRBJanuary 4, 19605'10"215Mississippi Col.New Hebron, MS USA43
74Paul FarrenLTDecember 24, 19606'5"272Boston Univ.Weymouth, MA USA1212
69Dan FikeRGJune 16, 19616'7"280FloridaMobile, AL USA1212
28Herman FontenotRBSeptember 12, 19636'0"206LSUSt. Elizabeth, TX USA120
4Brian FrancoKDecember 3, 19595'8"165Penn St.Annapolis, MD USA20
79Bob GolicNTOctober 26, 19576'2"264Notre DameCleveland, OH USA1212
7Jeff GossettPJanuary 25, 19576'2"200East. IllinoisCharleston, IL USA50
52David GraysonROLBFebruary 27, 19646'2"230Cal Poly-PomonaSan Diego, CA USA115
53Anthony GriggsLBFebruary 12, 19606'3"227VillanovaLawton, OK USA122
27Al GrossFSJanuary 4, 19616'3"191ArizonaStockton, CA USA65
94Rusty GuilbeauLB-DENovember 20, 19586'4"242McNeese St.Opelousas, LA USA10
78Carl HairstonRDEDecember 15, 19526'3"260Md-Eastern ShoreMartinsville, VA USA1414
65Darryl HaleyTFebruary 16, 19616'4"269UtahLos Angeles, CA USA91
58Cliff HannemanLBOctober 21, 19646'2"235Fresno St.Duarte, CA USA33
23Mark HarperDBNovember 5, 19615'9"174Alcorn St.Memphis, TN USA120
48D.D. HoggardDBMay 20, 19616'0"188North Carolina St.Ahoskie, NC USA10
38Alvin HornDBMarch 7, 19655'11"185UNLVHanford, CA USA33
35Enis JacksonDBMay 16, 19635'9"180MemphisHelena, AR USA10
8Jeff JaegerKNovember 26, 19645'11"190WashingtonTacoma, WA USA100
51Eddie JohnsonLILBFebruary 3, 19596'1"220LouisvilleAlbany, GA USA1211
11Lee JohnsonPNovember 27, 19616'2"200BYUDallas, TX USA30
59Mike JohnsonRILBNovember 26, 19626'1"230Virginia TechSouthport, NC USA1110
95Marlon JonesDE-DTJuly 1, 19646'4"263Central State (OH)Baltimore, MD USA10
33Kirk JonesRBJanuary 5, 19655'10"210UNLVLong Beach, CA USA10
54Mike JunkinLBNovember 21, 19646'3"241DukeNorth Little Rock, AR USA40
62Mike KatolinCJanuary 30, 19586'3"255San Jose St.Pasadena, CA USA33
80Chris KelleyTENovember 13, 19646'4"240AkronLorain, OH USA20
22Perry KempWRDecember 31, 19615'11"170California (PA)Canonsburg, PA USA33
19Bernie KosarQBNovember 25, 19636'5"210Miami (FL)Boardman, OH USA1212
97Mike KovaleskiLBJanuary 30, 19656'2"225Notre DameUnion City, NJ USA10
63Mark KrerowiczGMarch 1, 19636'3"285Ohio St.Toledo, OH USA33
88Reggie LanghorneWRApril 7, 19636'2"200Elizabeth City St.Suffolk, VA USA1212
3Goran LingmerthKNovember 11, 19645'8"160Northern ArizonaNassjo, Sweden10
34Kevin MackFBAugust 9, 19626'0"224ClemsonKings Mountain, NC USA1212
42Tim ManoaRBSeptember 9, 19646'1"227Penn St., Tonga120
42Larry MasonRBMarch 21, 19615'11"205Southern MissBirmingham, AL USA33
57Clay MatthewsROLBMarch 15, 19566'2"245USCPalo Alto, CA USA1212
89Gerald McNeilPRMarch 27, 19625'7"145BaylorFrankfurt, Germany120
52Nick MillerLBOctober 26, 19636'2"238ArkansasBrunswick, ME USA91
31Frank MinnifieldLCBJanuary 1, 19605'9"180LouisvilleLexington, KY USA1212
98Aaron MoogDEFebruary 3, 19626'4"260UNLVLoma Linda, CA USA30
57Steve NaveLBAugust 29, 19636'2"250KansasNowata, OK USA20
82Ozzie NewsomeTEMarch 16, 19566'2"232AlabamaMuscle Shoals, AL USA1313
10Mike PagelQBSeptember 13, 19606'2"206Arizona St.Douglas, AZ USA40
54Jerry ParkerLBSeptember 13, 19646'0"227Central State (OH)20
28Steve PierceWRDecember 12, 19635'10"190IllinoisSan Diego, CA 20
53Tom PolleyLBFebruary 17, 19626'3"246UNLVMinneapolis, MN USA22
72Dave PuzzuoliNTJanuary 12, 19616'3"260PittsburghGreenwich, CT USA121
73Gregg RakoczyC-G-TMay 18, 19656'6"290Miami (FL)Medford Lakes, NJ USA120
63Cody RisienRTMarch 22, 19576'7"269Texas A&MBryan, TX USA1313
23DeJuan RobinsonDBJune 3, 19655'10"185Northern ArizonaSelma, AL USA33
30Billy RobinsonDBFebruary 13, 19636'1"200Arizona St.Wichita, KS USA30
37Chris RockinsDBMay 18, 19626'0"195Oklahoma St.Sherman, TX USA121
79Mike RusinekNTMay 1, 19636'3"250CaliforniaPhoenix, AZ USA33
50Lucius SanfordLOLBFebruary 14, 19566'2"216Georgia TechMilledgeville, GA USA118
91Darryl SimsDEJuly 23, 19616'3"278WisconsinWinston-Salem, NC USA104
84Webster SlaughterWROctober 19, 19646'1"175San Diego St.Stockton, CA USA1212
66Dave SparenbergGMay 28, 19596'3"257West. OntarioTalbotville, ON Canada10
38George SwarnRBFebruary 15, 19645'10"205Miami (OH)Cincinnati, OH USA10
50Mike TeifkeCDecember 29, 19636'4"255Akron30
81Derek TennellTEFebruary 12, 19646'5"245UCLALos Angeles, CA USA112
84Keith TinsleyWRMarch 31, 19655'9"184PittsburghDetroit, MI USA31
87Travis TuckerTESeptember 19, 19636'3"234Southern Connecticut St.Brooklyn, NY USA40
71Ralph Van DykeTJanuary 19, 19646'6"273Southern IllinoisChicago Heights, IL USA22
85David VerserWRMarch 1, 19586'1"200KansasKansas City, KS USA21
5Dale WaltersPJune 21, 19616'0"200RiceDighton, KS USA20
89Louis WatsonWRJanuary 11, 19635'11"175Miss. Valley St.Mobile, AL USA20
6Remi WatsonWRAugust 8, 19646'0"174South Carolina St.Plant City, FL USA10
85Clarence WeathersWRJanuary 10, 19625'9"170Delaware St.Green Pond, SC USA120
70Larry WilliamsLGJuly 3, 19636'5"292Notre DameOrange, CA USA128
41Troy WilsonDBSeptember 19, 19655'10"170Notre DameSan Antonio, TX USA33
64Blake WingleGApril 17, 19606'2"267Cal Poly-San Luis ObispoPottsville, CA USA32
5George WinslowPJuly 28, 19636'4"205WisconsinPhiladelphia, PA USA50
64Frank WintersC-GJanuary 23, 19646'3"291West. IllinoisHoboken, NJ USA120
22Felix WrightFSJune 22, 19596'2"190DrakeCarthage, MO USA127
83Glen YoungKROctober 11, 19606'2"205Mississippi St.Greenwood, MS USA100



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