BeschreibungRoger Lee Brown (born 1 May 1937 in Surry County, Virginia) is a former American football defensive tackle who retired after the 1969 NFL season. Brown was drafted in the 4th round, 42nd overall, in the 1960 NFL Draft out of Maryland Eastern Shore by the Detroit Lions. Played in the College All-star game in Chicago vs the Baltimore Colts. Played with the original fearsome foursome, with Alex Karras, Sam Williams and Darris McCord, He was named the 1962 Outstanding Defensive Lineman in the league, and set a record by sacking both Bart Starr and Johnny Unitas for safeties in one season, an NFL record. He played for the Lions through the 1966 season, then was traded to the Los Angeles Rams. Was known for his performance in the "Thanksgiving Day Massacre" game against the Green Bay Packers in 1962 where he sacked Bart Starr 5 times, including one for a safety.
Untertitel: American Football. Sprache: Englisch.
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 2011
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