2017 NFL Draft

James Brown, OG

School: Troy  |  Conference: BELT
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: Magnolia, MS
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 306 lbs.
Projected Ranking
OverallPositionProj. Rnd.
2011 Season
Brown was a first-team All-Sun Belt Conference selection after starting all 12 games at left tackle for the Trojans this past season. He finished the year with an 87 percent grade on 878 snaps. The three-year starter was only penalized twice in 2011 and racked up a team-high 110 knockdown blocks. Brown, a native of Liberty, Miss., made 37 career starts over the last three seasons.
2010 Season
Started all 13 games at left tackle ... named second-team All-Sun Belt by league coaches.
2009 Season
Started all 13 games at left tackle ... Led the team with 66 knockdown blocks, but also led the team with nine penalties and 3.5 sacks allowed ... Best performance came against Florida Atlantic when he recorded a season-high 13 knockdowns and graded at 95.3 percent, the highest grade for any Troy lineman in a game in 2009.
High School
Was named Amite County's Rookie of the Year as a ninth grader and Defensive Player of the Year as a 10th grader... Recorded 103 tackles and 14 sacks as a sophomore at Amite County HS... Was a two-time All-State selection in Class 2A ... Was considered to be one of the top offensive line prospects in Mississippi as a senior... Won 2005 Mississippi state weightlifting championship.
Born November 30, 1988 ... Parents are Paulina Harnaess and Ellis Jackson ... Has three siblings, Ellis Ray Magee (19), Joseph Harness (19), Elaine Brown (32).

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