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Leo Everett Lewis III (born September 17, 1956) is a former professional American football player who played wide receiver for eleven seasons for the Minnesota Vikings and Cleveland Browns. He is the son of College Football Hall of Fame and Canadian Football Hall of Fame running back Leo Lewis. After retiring from active play, Lewis held the position of director of player development for the Vikings from 1992 to 2005. At the same time, Lewis wrote, edited and published the Vikings' player and alumni newsletter.

Leo Lewis
No. 87, 83
Born: (1956-09-17) September 17, 1956 (age 62)
Columbia, Missouri
Career information
Position(s)Wide receiver
CollegeMissouri
Career history
As player
1980Calgary Stampeders (CFL)
1980Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL)
1981–1989Minnesota Vikings
1990Cleveland Browns
1990–1991Minnesota Vikings

Dr. Lewis works for the University of Minnesota as the associate athletics director for student-athlete development.[1]

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