Pro Football Hall of Famer Bob Brown dies at 81
Bob Brown, a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2004, died Friday. He was 81.
Brown was known as one of the most tenacious offensive linemen to ever suit up in the NFL. In 10 seasons, he played 126 games and impressed as “the most aggressive lineman” Hall of Fame coach John Madden had even seen. Brown played the final three years of his career under Madden.
“Bob Brown demonstrated different personalities on and off the field,” Hall of Fame president Jim Porter said in a statement Saturday. “On the field, he was as fierce an opponent as any defensive lineman…