Dallas, TX, USA
School: University of Notre Dame, Woodrow Wilson High
Work: Oakland Raiders, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Born July 22, 1966, Timothy Donell Brown was an American football player most noted for his career as a receiver and punt returner for the Oakland (Los Angeles) Raiders and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
The 9-time Pro Bowl selection (1988, 1991, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2001) was winner of the Heisman Trophy at Notre Dame (1987) and holds NFL records for 1,317 combined yards gained by a rookie (1988), 10 consecutive seasons with at least 75 receptions and the most consecutive starts by a wide receiver at 176. “Touchdown Timmy” is a 5-time finalist for the Hall of Fame (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
Brown is the National Chairman of Athletes & Entertainers for Kids and 911 for Kids.
“I was fortunate to grow up in a wonderful, supportive and loving family. I realized early on that many children are not as fortunate and just finding a meal is a daily fight for thousands of youth.”