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Brian Sanford
DE #75
Height:
6-2
Weight:
280
College:
Temple
Hometown:
Hartford, CT
Experience:
3
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 12 13 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2013 CLE 1 1 0 1 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2013 OAK 5 7 4 3 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2012 CLE 1 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 CLE 5 5 3 2 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2010 CLE 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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Signed by Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent, May 17, 2010…Waived by Browns on Sept. 4, 2010…Re-signed by Raiders to practice squad, Sept. 5, 2010…Signed by Browns to active roster, Nov. 13, 2010…Waived by Browns, Sept. 3, 2011…Re-signed by Browns to practice squad, September 4, 2011…Signed by Browns to active roster, Nov. 29, 2011…Waived by Browns, Sept. 1, 2012…Re-signed by Browns to practice squad, Sept. 3, 2012…Signed by Browns to active roster, Oct. 27, 2012…Waived by Browns, Aug. 31, 2013…Claimed off waivers by Oakland Raiders, Sept. 1, 2013.

Signed by Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent, May 17, 2010…Waived by Browns on Sept. 4, 2010…Re-signed by Raiders to practice squad, Sept. 5, 2010…Signed by Browns to active roster, Nov. 13, 2010…Waived by Browns, Sept. 3, 2011…Re-signed by Browns to practice squad, September 4, 2011…Signed by Browns to active roster, Nov. 29, 2011…Waived by Browns, Sept. 1, 2012…Re-signed by Browns to practice squad, Sept. 3, 2012…Signed by Browns to active roster, Oct. 27, 2012…Waived by Browns, Aug. 31, 2013…Claimed off waivers by Oakland Raiders, Sept. 1, 2013.

2012: Spent the first seven weeks of the season on the practice squad before being signed to the active roster…Appeared in one game before being placed on Reserve/Injured list with a knee injury on Nov. 2.

2011: Played in five games in a reserve role and recorded five tackles…Spent the first 12 weeks of the season on the Browns’ practice squad…(12/4) vs. Bal.: Made NFL debut.

2010: Was on the practice squad for the first nine weeks of the season before being promoted to the active roster…Inactive for all eight games while on the Browns’ 53-man roster.

COLLEGE: Appeared in 43 games during his four-year career at Temple, totaling 86 tackles, eight sacks, three forced fumbles and one blocked field goal…Played in all 13 games along the defensive line as a senior and also played on the punt unit…Posted a solo tackle, a sack, and a forced fumble at Ohio…Had a solo tackle and a sack in the win at Akron…Totaled two tackles and a sack in the win over Miami…Made four tackles in the win at Navy…Posted a break-up and a hurry in the win at Eastern Michigan... Started all 12 games at left end as a junior and one of just seven Owls to start every game...Posted five tackles against Connecticut...In the win at Miami, had four tackles, two sacks, a TFL, and a fumble recovery, the first of his career...Was named a game captain for the Kent State game…Played in all 12 games with two starts as a sophomore...Received the starting nod against Buffalo and No. 25 Penn State...Posted a season-high seven tackles and a sack at Connecticut...Totaled another sack in the win over Miami...Made four tackles, including a then-career-best three solo, against No. 25 Penn State…Played in six games with three starts at LB as a true freshman...Was one of 22 true freshmen to see action and one of 10 to start…Totaled 24 tackles (11 solo) and 3.5 tackles for loss on the season...Posted nine tackles (three solo) and one tackle for loss at Navy…Majored in communications.

PERSONAL: Attended prep school for a year, making 65 tackles and eight tackles for loss in seven games under head coach Jim Perry at the Westminster School in Simsbury, Conn. in 2005...Was an All-Colonial League and All-New England selection...Also competed in track & field in the shot put, discus and hurdles…Graduated from Hartford (Conn.) Public High School...Was a three-year varsity football letter winner...Earned Hartford Courant All-State accolades as a senior and All-CCC East accolades as a junior and senior...Played in the Connecticut-Rhode Island Governor’s Cup...Was also a three-year wrestling and three-year track & field varsity letter winner...Finished third in both the state and New England championships in the 215-pound weight class as a senior...Placed first in the shot put, discus and 110m hurdles at the 2005 CIAC Class M State Outdoor Track & Field Championships...CIAC Leadership Award winner.

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