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Derek Brown
No. 24, 21, 20     
Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1971-04-15) April 15, 1971 (age 48)
Place of birth: Banning, California
Career information
College: Nebraska
NFL Draft: 1993 / Round: 4 / Pick: 109
Debuted in 1993 for the [[{{{debutteam}}}]]
Last played in 1996 for the [[{{{finalteam}}}]]
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Rushing att-yards     388-1,383
Receptions-yards     108-918
Touchdowns     9
Stats at NFL.com

Derek Dernell Brown (born April 15, 1971 in Banning, California) is a former American football running back. Brown played for four seasons in the National Football League for the New Orleans Saints. He started his career at Servite High School in Anaheim, California, and graduated in 1993 from the University of Nebraska.

While at Servite High, a school with other notable football alumni such as Steve Beuerlein, Turk Schonert, and Blaine Nye, he set the Orange County single season rushing record with a mark of over 3,000 yards .

During his NFL career with the Saints he amassed 1,383 yards on 388 carries and scored six touchdowns in 56 games. He also caught 108 passes for 918 yards and three touchdowns. During this span he managed to only fumble the ball five times and returned five kicks for 71 yards.

StatisticsEdit

Brown's stats for the Nebraska Cornhuskers
Rushing Receiving
YEAR ATT YDS AVG LP TD NO. YDS AVG LP TD
1990593756.459557915.8231
19912301,3135.7611410868.6190
19921691,0116.04441314811.4220
Totals4582,6995.961232831311.2231
Brown's stats in the NFL
Rushing Receiving
YEAR TEAM ATT YDS AVG LP TD NO. YDS AVG LP TD
1993NOR1807053.9602211708.1191
1994NOR1464893.3163444289.7371
1995NOR491593.2351352667.6191
1996NOR13302.31208546.8180
Totals3881,3833.66061089188.5373
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ReferencesEdit

  1. "Derek D. Brown". Pro-Football-Reference.com. http://www.pro-football-reference.com/players/B/BrowDe01.htm. Retrieved 10 February 2013.


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