Mike Brown (wide receiver)

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Mike Brown
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Brown playing for the Jaguars in 2014.
No. 12  Carolina Panthers
Position: Wide receiver / Punt returner
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-02-09) February 9, 1989 (age 26)
Place of birth: Charlottesville, Virginia
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight: 200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
High school: Charlottesville (VA) Monticello
College: Liberty
Undrafted: 2012
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • Big South Preseason Offensive Player of the Year (2011)
  • Big South Preseason All-Conference (2011)
Career NFL statistics as of 2014
Receptions: 39
Receiving yards: 534
Receiving TDs: 2
Total return yards: 48
Stats at NFL.com

Mike Brown (born February 9, 1989) is an American football wide receiver and punt returner who plays as wide receiver for the Carolina Panthers. He was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2012. He played college football at Liberty, where he played quarterback. He played football at Monticello High School.

Professional career[edit]

Jacksonville Jaguars[edit]

Brown signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars following the 2012 NFL Draft as a rookie free agent.[1]

Brown was originally invited to workout with the Jaguars, and after an impressive showing, he was offered a contract. He spent most of the 2012 season on the team's practice squad before being promoted to the active roster on December 18.

Brown scored his first career touchdown on a 29-yard reception from quarterback Chad Henne against the San Francisco 49ers in London.

He was released on November 28, 2014.[2] He was signed to Jacksonville's practice squad on December 2, 2014.

Carolina Panthers[edit]

On January 15, 2015, Brown signed with the Carolina Panthers to a futures contract.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chris Forcier, Mike Brown Sign With Jaguars". bigcatcountry.com. Retrieved 15 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "Jaguars waive WR Mike Brown, promote Tommy Streeter". jacksonville.com. Retrieved 2 December 2014. 
  3. ^ "Official Twitter of Carolina Panthers". Retrieved January 15, 2015. 
  4. ^ Gantt, Darin (January 16, 2015). "Panthers sign former Jags wideout Mike Brown". NBCSports.com. Retrieved 2015-03-21. 

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