He played college football at Oklahoma State University. Brown played for the Oklahoma State Cowboys from 1981 to 1984. He was a consensus All-American in 1984 after recording fifty tackles, six interceptions, eight pass deflections, one sack and one fumble recovery.
He also earned First Team All-Big Eight honors in 1984.
Brown was named to the Oklahoma State Football All-Century Team by The Oklahoman in 1999. Denver Broncos
Brown spent the 1985 off-season with the Denver Broncos and was released by the team on July 25, 1985.
Ottawa Rough Riders
Brown signed with the Ottawa Rough Riders in April 1987 and played in 32 games for the team from 1987 to 1988. Dallas Texans
Brown played for the Dallas Texans during the 1993 Arena Football League season.
He was tied for third in the league with seven interceptions.