Less Browne

Bio

Full name: Less Browne

Born Dec. 7, 1959 in East Liverpool, OH (61 years old)

Last Season (1994) Vitals:
  • Player classification: Import
  • Height: 5′ 11″
  • Position: DB
  • Jersey: #00
Amateur Programs
  • Colorado State
  • East Liverpool HS (East Liverpool, OH)
11 Season Career with HAM, WPG, OTT, BC

Active years: 1984–1994

177 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 174 regular season games
  • 3 Grey Cup appearances (2 championship wins)
Weekly
1985
  • Defensive Star Week 5 (HAM)
1986
  • Defensive Star Week 9 (HAM)
1990
  • Defensive Star Week 2 (WPG)
  • Defensive Star Week 18 (WPG)
1991
  • Defensive Star Division Semi-Finals (WPG)
1993
  • Defensive Star Week 7 (BC)
1994
  • Defensive Star Week 3 (BC)
  • Defensive Star Week 6 (BC)
  • 1986 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1986 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Defensive Player
  • 1994 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Defensive Player
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Less Browne was inducted into the Player wing in 2002 (CFHoF profile).

Hamilton Tiger-Cats Wall of Honour

Less Browne was inducted into the Player wing in 2008.

Winnipeg Blue Bombers WFC Hall of Fame

Less Browne was inducted into the Player wing in 2019.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
11 seasons
(Rank: T317th,
97th percentile,
11 CFL seasons)
4 teams 174
(Rank: T219th,
98th percentile,
174 CFL games)
0 3
1984 HAM DB 15 8 -- 0
1985 HAM DB 15 15 -- 1
1986 HAM DB 15 17 -- 0
1987 HAM DB 15 16 -- 0
1988 HAM DB 15 15 -- 0
1989 WPG DB 15 17 -- 0
1990 WPG DB 15 18 -- 1
1991 WPG DB 15 16 -- 0
1992 OTT DB 15 17 -- 0
1993 BC DB 00 18 -- 0
1994 BC DB 00 17 -- 1
  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1999 Linebackers
  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2000 Linebackers
  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2001 Linebackers
  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2002 Linebackers
  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2003 Special teams
  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2004 Linebackers