Charlie Brown

Team
New Orleans Saints
Date Range
1967-1968
Position
Tailback

Bio

  • From Jefferson City, Charlie Brown was MU’s leading rusher in 1965 and ’66 (led the Big Eight in ’65), earning all-Big Eight honors in 1965, and honorable mention all-American in 1966.
  • Brown was also a top kick returner, and is one of just two Tigers ever to win a conference rushing crown.
  • He played in the NFL with the New Orleans Saints, and in Canada with the B.C. Lions and Ottawa Rough Riders.