Tim Brown

Tim Brown


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Tim Brown
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Tim Brown #81: Brown retired in 2005 after a legendary 16-year career in the NFL. Endeared by the infamous Raider Nation as "Mr. Raider," he served as Captain throughout his years in Oakland. Brown played college football for Notre Dame, where he won the Heisman Trophy in 1987, becoming the first wide receiver to win the award. Brown established himself as one of the NFL's most prolific wide receivers. AWARDS & ACCOLADES: 9× Pro Bowl selection (1988, 1991, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2001) 1× Second-Team All-Pro selection (1997) 6× All-Conference selection (1988, 1991, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1997) NFL 1990s All-Decade Team 1987 Heisman Trophy 1987 Walter Camp Award 2009 College Football Hall of Fame NOTABLE ACCOMPLISHMENTS: First wide receiver to win the Heisman Trophy NFL rookie-season record for most combined yards gained, with 2,317 (1988) NFL record 10 consecutive seasons with at least 75 receptions NFL record for consecutive seasons with at least 5 touchdowns scored (11) shared with Marvin Harrison, Don Hutson, Cris Carter, Terrell Owens, & Jerry Rice NFL record for being the oldest player ever to return a punt for a touchdown - (35 years, 140 days) NFL record for most consecutive games with more than one reception (147 games, 1993-2002) NFL record for being the oldest player with 12+ receptions in a single game - (36 years, 97 days): 10/27/02 @ KC Chiefs, 13 receptions, 144 receiving yards NFL record for consecutive starts by a wide receiver: 176 Only player to have 1,600 receiving yards against four different teams (Broncos, Chiefs, Chargers, Seahawks) Holds the following team records with the Los Angeles/Oakland Raiders: 240 Games and 16 seasons played 104 Touchdowns Receiving (14,734 yards, 1,070 receptions, 99 touchdowns) Punt return (3,272 punt-return yards, 320 punt returns, 3 punt returns for touchdowns) All-purpose yards (19,431) Yards from scrimmage (14,924)

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