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Brian Bosworth

Brian Keith Bosworth (born March 9, 1965), nicknamed "The Boz," is a former American college and professional football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League (NFL) for three seasons during the 1980s. He played college football for the University of Oklahoma, and was a two-time consensus All-American. He played professionally for the NFL's Seattle Seahawks. Bosworth was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He attended MacArthur High School in Irving, Texas. Bosworth attended the University of Oklahoma, where he played for coach Barry Switzer's Oklahoma Sooners football team from 1984 to 1986. He was recognized as a consensus first-team All-American in 1985 and again in 1986. Known for his then radical hairstyles and criticism of the NCAA as much as his play on the field, Bosworth was never one to shy from publicity or controversy. On more than one occasion Bosworth referred to the NCAA as the "National Communists Against Athletes". He wore a shirt bearing that slogan during the 1987 Orange Bowl following the 1986 season. Banned from the game because of steroid use, Bosworth unveiled the shirt while standing on the sidelines to the shock and outrage of many,

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Brian 'The Boz' Bosworth -- The NFL Messed Up My Head ... Medically Speaking

The Boz
The NFL Messed Up My Head ... Medically Speaking

Brian Bosworth himself now says he's a headcase -- the ex-linebacker is going after the NFL for turning his brain to mush ... claiming the league knowingly lied about the dangers of… READ MORE >

Brian 'The Boz' Bosworth Sued Over Poop System Disaster in Mansion from 'The OC'

Brian 'The Boz' Bosworth
Sued Over Poop System Disaster in Mansion from 'The OC'

Famed NFL draft bust-turned-actor Brian "The Boz" Bosworth is at the root of a massive poop problem ... inside a giant mansion featured on "The OC" -- this according to a new lawsuit filed by his… READ MORE >

- 980 days ago
UNC Football Scandal -- 'The Boz' Connection

UNC Football Scandal -- 'The Boz' Connection

TMZ has learned the agent recruiting scandal rocking University of North Carolina football goes deep ... all the way back to Brian "The Boz" Bosworth -- who, it turns out, has close ties to both… READ MORE >

- 1541 days ago
Ex-NFL Star Sues Agent Over Bad $$$ Advice

Ex-NFL Star Sues Agent Over Bad $$$ Advice

Former NFL bad boy Brian Bosworth is suing his former agent because he thinks the agent steered him toward a dirty accountant ... on purpose. According to a lawsuit filed in L.A. Superior Court,… READ MORE >

- 1706 days ago
The Boz's Past Comes Back to Bite Him

The Boz's Past Comes Back to Bite Him

One of the biggest busts in NFL history was just sacked for allegedly stiffing a veterinarian ... and it only took the guy 11 years to notice.A vet in Malibu just filed papers in small claims… READ MORE >

- 1902 days ago
Brian Bosworth Charged with Motorcycle DUI

Brian Bosworth Charged with Motorcycle DUI

Former college football meathead Brian Bosworth has officially been charged with 2 misdemeanors -- driving under the influence and driving with a .08 or above blood alcohol level.The Boz was… READ MORE >

- 2110 days ago
The Boz Set Free

The Boz Set Free

Brian Bosworth was released from jail just moments ago -- and if he looks like he just got run over by Bo Jackson, it's because cops say he was driving around Hollywood completely smashed early… READ MORE >

- 2115 days ago
Brian Bosworth Busted for DUI

Brian Bosworth Busted for DUI

Former college football star -- and NFL bust -- Brian Bosworth was pulled over for a DUI last night ... on his Harley!Cops pulled over The Boz on Hollywood Blvd. for not having a license plate on… READ MORE >

- 2115 days ago
Boz's Brawn Rescues Accident Victim

Boz's Brawn Rescues Accident Victim

Brian Bosworth, better known as "the Boz" in his Seattle Seahawks days, can now add saving a life to his resume. Better than his bust of a NFL career!Winnipeg Free Press reports that the NFL dud… READ MORE >

- 2357 days ago
The Boz Takes a Pause From Marriage

The Boz Takes a Pause From Marriage

Pro football-bust-turned-Hollywood-actor Brian Bosworth is officially being sacked by his wife of 12 years. According to divorce papers obtained by TMZ, Katherine Bosworth, who has chosen to… READ MORE >

- 2987 days ago

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