Dennis Brown
No. 96     
Defensive end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1967-11-06) November 6, 1967 (age 52)
Place of birth: Los Angeles, California
Career information
NFL Draft: 1990 / Round: 2 / Pick: 47
Debuted in 1990 for the [[{{{debutteam}}}]]
Last played in 1996 for the [[{{{finalteam}}}]]
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Tackles     199
Sacks     24.5
Interceptions     2
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Dennis Trammel Brown (born November 6, 1967 in Los Angeles, California) is a former defensive end who played 7 seasons for the San Francisco 49ers in the National Football League.

Career history[edit | edit source]

Dennis Brown played football at Long Beach Jordan High School and his strong performance earned him offers to attend various top-notch colleges, including UCLA and USC. He attended the University of Washington from 1986-1990 where he wore #79 and was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the 1990 NFL Draft. [1] That same year he earned the team's Rookie of the Year honors. In 1995 he started in Super Bowl XXIX. He now lives San Mateo, California.

Quotes[edit | edit source]

"I think to myself, do you know how many guys play their whole careers and never get the chance to be a champion? Yet, I was lucky enough to experience it.
Sometimes I stop and think, man that was big deal, a Super Bowl! And I had the opportunity to be a part of it!"

"It was so quiet on the bus. Everybody was just thinking about what they had accomplished. I was in a two-year stretch where things weren’t going very well for me-- my marriage was about over, I had some health problems, things like that. But this game was an escape, a chance to get away from everything for a while... So we’re on the bus, and Rickey Jackson’s son fell asleep on me… I was quietly looking out the window at all the buildings going by, and I thought, Wow, I just won a Super Bowl -- and here I've got this kid asleep on my leg"

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External links[edit | edit source]

it:Dennis Brown (giocatore di football americano)

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