Lemuel Jackson Barney. Position: DB. 6-0 , 188lb (183cm, 85kg) Born: September 8 in Gulfport, MS. More bio, uniform, draft info. Hall of Fame. 7x Pro Bowl. 2x All-Pro. HOF All-1960s Team.
Barney, a native of Gulfport, Miss., also won acclaim as a kick return specialist. Particularly early in his career, he saw duty on both the punt and kickoff return units, as well as playing full time at comerback. He was highly feared as a big-play threat for good reason.
Sep 17, 2017 · Lem Barney’s first NFL interception came on the first pass thrown his way and proved to be a harbinger for a Hall of Fame career with Lions. A sellout crowd of 50,861 witnessed the Detroit Lions...
This installment of Lions Legends celebrates the career of former defensive back, Lem Barney. Inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1992, Lem Barney played his entire 11-season career (1967-77) for the Lions earning seven Pro Bowl bids. The defensive back intercepted 56 passes and recovered 17 fumbles in 140 career games, with 11 total ...
Lemuel "Lem" Barney Stats, Bio. Born: September 8, 1945. Hometown: Gulfport, MS. Year Induction: 1986
May 17, 2016 · We caught up with Barney recently at the Motown Museum to see what the song and the album mean to him 45 years after their release. Metro Times: Lem Barney, what's goin' on?
6'0", 188 lbs • Lions • DB. INT. 56. Career. Overview Stats Game Log Splits Bio. Lem Barney played 11 seasons for the Lions. He played but didn't record a tackle. He was selected to play in 7 Pro Bowls, and won the Defensive Rookie of the Year award. He was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1992.