NFL defensive end who was selected by the Carolina Panthers in the second round of the 2009 draft. He also played for the Chargers and Lions before signing with the Dallas Cowboys in 2013.
He recorded 120 tackles and 16 sacks during his senior season at Beddingfield High School on the way to being ranked the #3 weakside defensive end in the country.
He was a First-Team All-ACC selection and a Sporting News Freshman All-American during his college career at Florida State University.
He was born in Stantonsburgh, North Carolina to Odell and Jenai Brown.
He was drafted as a replacement for Julius Peppers after the defensive end demanded a trade from the Carolina Panthers.