year-1971Troy was born on July 2, and grew up in Blackville, South Carolina. He credits much of his success to his mother.



year-1990Lettered in football and track and field, won state championship with a 14-1 record


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year-1991 Marshall won its first national championship with Brown as its primary receiver and returner


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Drafted by the New England Patriots






Super Bowl year-2003championship, during first Super Bowl, Brown set record for receptions and earned trip to a Pro Bowl.




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year-2008Retired as the franchise leader in career receptions


year-2010 Elected into the College Football Hall of Fame




Brown was inducted into the New England Patriots Hall of Fame.


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Troy Brown induction in the New England Patriots hall of Fame. Photo by: KEITH NORDSTROM


Cover Photo and Action Photos Courtesy of the New England Patriots/David Silverman