Mike Brown
Mike Brown


Newark, N.J.

High School:
St. Peter's Prep

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 180



WORTH NOTING: Expected to compete for a starting position at the cornerback spot vacated following the graduation of Marcus Hamilton.

AT VIRGINIA: 2006--Appeared in all 12 games for the second consecutive season ... drew the starting assignment vs. Western Michigan ... had 13 tackles and recorded season best with three in back-to-back games vs. Maryland and NC State ... led the team with 14 punt returns, averaging 9.6 yards per return ... his 22-yard punt return vs. Duke was team's season best ... lettered for the second time.2005- Athletic cornerback who appeared in every game, starting three (Florida State, North Carolina, Temple) ...18 tackles were second among the team's true freshmen ... also broke up two passes ... saw most of his playing time in the middle of the season ...had a season-high five tackles against Boston College ... followed that with five tackles, all solos, in his first start against Florida State ...had two stops against North Carolina and three vs. Temple in his final start before giving way to Chris Gorham ...lettered.

HIGH SCHOOL: Speedy player who was a standout on both sides of the ball at St. Peter's Prep where he played for coach Rich Hansen ... SuperPrep All-American ... ranked as the No. 96 player regardless of position in the country by Scout.com and the No. 130 player by CollegeFootballNews.com ... 4 stars by Rivals.com and Scout.com ... listed by Student Sports magazine as the No. 9 cornerback in the country, 12th by Scout.com, 13th by CollegeFootballNews.com and 15th by Rivals.com ... ranked 21st on the East Hot 100 by Scout.com ... listed as the No. 6 player in New Jersey by Scout.com and No. 7 by SuperPrep and Rivals.com ... New Jersey Heisman All-Star by the Newark Star-Ledger ... rushed for more than 3000 yards in his career ... the only freshman to start and the only four-year starter in coach Hansen's 22 years at St. Peter's ... his school has won five consecutive conference championships ... third-team All-State defensive back by the Newark Star-Ledger ... four-time Jersey Journal All-County selection, including being chosen on both offense and defense three straight years ... scored 13 touchdowns as a senior when he carried 73 times for 731 yards ... rushed for 913 yards on just 63 carries and scored 16 touchdowns as a junior ... also intercepted two passes that season ... rushed for 1370 yards as a sophomore ... dashed 95 yards for a touchdown on the first carry of his sophomore year ... helped his indoor track team win a county championship ... won the 55m and set a school record in the process.

PERSONAL: Michael Antwain Brown, Jr. ... born 10-11-86 in Newark, N.J. ... son of Cheryl and Mike Brown ... has a younger brother, Andrew, and a younger sister, Deanna.

Brown Defensively

2005 12 281 14 4 18 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
2006 12 189 9 4 13 1-5 0-0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Career 24 470 23 8 31 1-5 0-0 0 0 2 0 0 0