Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
2013: Enters the fall as the top reserve at the Will linebacker position ... expected to challenge for starting role ... picked up valuable experience as a redshirt freshman in 2012 ... long, rangy defender who excels in both man and zone pass coverage ... in 12 games (2 starts), has 51 tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss, three PBUs, one QB pressure and one caused fumble ... has played 642 career snaps ... logged six total tackles in the annual Spring Game.
2012: Academic All-ACC selection ... played in 12 games with two starting assignments ... missed the N.C. Central contest ... starts came against Georgia Tech and Cincinnati ... posted 51 tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss, three PBUs, one QB pressure and one caused fumble ... ranked seventh on the team in tackles ... tackle total marked the 16th-highest single-season total for freshmen in Duke history ... carded a season-high 14 stops at Georgia Tech, matching the 11th-highest single-game total among rookies in school history ... had six stops against FIU, Stanford, Virginia and North Carolina ... added two PBUs and one QB pressure in the win over the Tar Heels ... logged multiple tackles in eight games ... returned an interception 98 yards for a Defensive PAT against FIU ... on the field for 642 snaps including a season-best 99 at Georgia Tech.
2011: Did not see game action.
PRIOR TO DUKE: Four-year letterman at Charlotte Christian under coach Jason Estep ... charted as the No. 47 tight end in the nation by ESPN.com ... helped Charlotte Christian to four-year record of 35-14 with four state playoff appearances including the 2008 state championship ... as a senior, posted 103 tackles, 18 tackles for loss, six sacks, three fumble recoveries and one interception ... All-Mid Atlantic Region choice by SuperPrep ... 2010 NCISAA first team all-state selection ... 2010 All-Mecklenburg pick by the Charlotte Observer ... helped the North Carolina squad to a 31-24 win over South Carolina in the sixth annual Oasis Shrine Bowl on November 26, 2010 in Charlotte, N.C. ... also participated in basketball.
PERSONAL: Son of Connie and Kelby Brown ... mother lettered three seasons (1981-82-84) in basketball at Northwestern ... father lettered three seasons (1979-80-81) in football at Northwestern ... brother, Kelby, is a member of the Duke football program ... born October 18, 1992.