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Extractions: Alpha Index Index by Sport Index of Women Career Statistics Other Resources Brown may not have invented the "bump and run" style of pass defense, but he certainly perfected it. Bumping the receiver near the line of scrimmage to knock him off stride and delay his route, then running with him as he tries to complete the route, requires strength and speed. The 6-foot-1, 210-pound Brown had both. Virtually unknown coming out of Grambling College in 1963, he tried out with the AFL's Houston Oilers, was cut, and went to the Denver Broncos. He had four good seasons in Denver, but became a superstar only after being traded to the Oakland Raiders before the 1967 season. During his 12 seasons with Oakland, the team won 125 games while losing 35 and tying 7. The Raiders went to two Super Bowls during that time. When they beat the Minnesota Vikings 32-14 for the 1976 NFL championship in Super Bowl XI, Brown set a championship game record with a 75-yard interception return for a touchdown. Brown was an AFL/AFC all-star 10 consecutive years, 1964 through 1973. He retired after the 1978 season with 54 interceptions, which he returned for 472 yards and 2 touchdowns. He also ran back 3 punts for 29 yards and 3 kickoffs for 70 yards. In post-season play, he had 7 interceptions in 17 games, returning them for 196 yards and 3 touchdowns.
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Extractions: William Ferdie Brown (Born December 2 , in Yazoo City, Mississippi ) is a retired American Football cornerback and is currently on the staff of the Oakland Raiders edit Willie Brown played collegiate football at Grambling University and was not drafted by any professional team after leaving school in . He was signed by the Houston Oilers of the AFL but was cut from the team during training camp. He was then signed by the Denver Broncos and became a starter by the middle of his rookie season. He won All-AFL honors in his second season and played in the AFL All-Star Game. In Brown was traded to the Oakland Raiders and would spend the remainder of his career there. He served as defensive captain for 10 of his 12 years with the team. Starting in 1967, he was also named to seven straight Pro Bowl NFL ). Perhaps Brown's most memorable moment as a Raider came during Super Bowl XI , when he intercepted a Fran Tarkenton pass and returned it a Super Bowl-record 75 yards for a touchdown Willie Brown retired after the 1978 season, and finished his Raiders career with 39 interceptions, tied for first all-time on the team. He was inducted into the