Willie Brown's Career Capsule

Full Name: William Ferdie Brown

Birthdate: December 2, 1940

Birthplace: Yazoo City, Mississippi

High School: Yazoo Training (MS)

Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: January 21, 1984

Enshrined into Pro Football Hall of Fame: July 28, 1984

Presenter: Al Davis, Managing General Partner, Raiders

Other Members of Class of 1984: Mike McCormack, Charley Taylor, Arnie Weinmeister

Pro Career: 16 seasons, 204 games

Drafted: Signed as a rookie free agent by the Houston Oilers

Uniform Number: 24