Less Browne

Inducted in 2002

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College Team: University of Colorado
After playing college football at the Colorado State University, Less Browne signed as a free agent with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in 1984. Browne spent five stellar seasons with the Tiger-Cats, twice being named All-Eastern and All-Canadian.

       In 1989, Browne joined the Winnipeg Blue Bombers continuing his incredible playing career. In 1990, Browne set a league record for most interception return yards with 273 yards. A record he still held at the time of his induction.

       To this day, Browne still holds Pro Football records for most interceptions all-time with 87 and most interception return yards all-time during the regular season with 1,508. He also holds team records for most interceptions in a season with the Blue Bombers with 14, the Ottawa Rough Riders with 11, and the BC Lions with 11.


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College Team: University of Colorado



Playing Career
Hamilton Tiger-Cats
1984 - 1988
Winnipeg Blue Bombers
1989 - 1991
Ottawa Rough Riders
1992
BC Lions
1993, 1994

Awards/Honours

—All-Eastern Defensive Back
1985, 1986, 1992

—All-Canadian Defensive Back
1985, 1986, 1990 - 1992, 1994

—All-Western Defensive Back
1990, 1991, 1994

—Grey Cup Participation
1985, 1986, 1990, 1994

—Grey Cup Winning Teams
1986, 1990, 1994


Class of 2002
—Roger Aldag
—Paul Bennett
—Less Browne
—Ray Elgaard
—Bob Ackles