Everette Brown: 2009 NFL Draft Player Profile: The Sack Machine

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Published: March 19, 2009


... Brown thinks big. When asked who his NFL idol was and who he would most want to pattern his game after, Brown said, "I would say Lawrence Taylor. His style and the tenacity he played with. How reckless and dominant he was." Ummm, better get to work, Everette...

Everette Brown was born Aug. 7, 1987, in Stantonsburg, NC. A self-proclaimed small-town guy, he grew up as a part of a tight-knit family that he credits with always steering him in the right direction.

His parents stressed academics and hard work and Brown does well in both areas.

Brown played High School football for Beddingfield HS, in Wilson NC. He was a two-way starter, playing tight end and defensive end. His senior year in high school, he caught 40 passes for 770 yards and 10 touchdowns as a tight end.

As a defensive end, he recorded 120 tackles and 16 sacks. Rivals.com listed him as the No. 3 DE prospect in the nation.

The college coaches came calling and he received scholarship of...

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