Troy was born on July 2, and grew up in Blackville, South Carolina. He credits much of his success to his mother.
Lettered in football and track and field, won state championship with a 14-1 record
Marshall won its first national championship with Brown as its primary receiver and returner
Drafted by the New England Patriots
Super Bowl championship, during first Super Bowl, Brown set record for receptions and earned trip to a Pro Bowl.
Retired as the franchise leader in career receptions
Elected into the College Football Hall of Fame
Brown was inducted into the New England Patriots Hall of Fame.
Cover Photo and Action Photos Courtesy of the New England Patriots/David Silverman