Worked as a backup at middle linebacker in spring drills ... Should provide depth for Shaka Hill at the inside linebacker position ... Could also see playing time as a member of the Tiger special teams ... 2001: Appeared in his first game as a Tiger in the victory over UT-Chattanooga ... Played inside linebacker and was credited with one tackle ... Worked behind starter Demorrio Shank and Shaka Hill in 2001 ... Spent the remainder of the fall working with the Tigers' defensive scout team ... Was credited with four tackles and one pass breakup in the 2001 Blue-Gray Spring Game ... 2000: Was redshirted during the 2000 season ... Worked with the defensive scout team as a middle linebacker ... Was twice the scout team player of the week for his efforts on the practice field ... Spent the fall of 2000 working against the number one Tiger offense ... Enrolled at Memphis in January following one season at Fork Union Military Academy in Virginia ... Prep: Played his prep football at E.C. Glass High School in Lynchburg, Virginia ... Lettered for three years in football ... Was an all-area selection in 1998 and was an all-region pick in 1998 ... Was named to the all-district team in 1997 and 1998 ... Was named to Prep Star Magazine's Dream Team in 1998 ... Was credited with 133 total tackles as a senior (91 solos and 42 assists) as well as seven quarterback sacks (-74 yards), one interception which he returned for a touchdown and seven QB hurries ... As a fullback he rushed for 230 yards on 42 attempts and scored seven touchdowns ... Had a 70-yard run for a touchdown against Jefferson Forest which was the only score of the game ... Had 102 total tackles as a junior (72 solos) and rushed for 123 yards on 23 attempts ... Was a starter at offensive guard as a sophomore ... Set the E.C. Glass record for tackles in a game with 24 ... Also lettered in basketball ... Played for coach Bo Henson at E.C. Glass ... Born: 10/3/80 ... Son of George and Constance Brown.