Jim Brown

  • Jim
  • Brown

  • Position
    Offensive Guard
  • Class
  • Height
    6' 3
  • Weight
    314 lbs.
  • High School/Other
    Clover Hill
  • Hometown
    Richmond, Va.

A walk-on who could help provide depth along the offensive line … Picked up some work at both center and guard last year … Has good strength but must continue working to improve his speed and quickness … His summer and preseason work will determine his role.

2008: Worked at center during the fall and was redshirted … Posted a 395-pound bench press and 341-pound jerk during off-season strength and conditioning testing … Switched to left guard midway through the spring.

High School: Played on the offensive and defensive lines for Coach Sean O’Hare at Clover Hill High … Lettered four seasons … Helped team to an 8-2 record his senior season … Named to the all-academic team … Also an outstanding wrestler in the heavyweight class … Finished third in the state wrestling tournament and was a two-time Dominion District winner … Set a school record for most wins, pins and points in a season when he finished 45-6 his senior year.

Personal: James Robert Brown … Born 2/14/88 in Torrance, CA … Son of Kay Brown and the late Mark Brown … Majoring in human nutrition, foods and exercise.