Oilers Halfback Don Brown Passes Away

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Don Brown at a celebration for the Houston Oilers 50th anniversary in 2009.
Photo courtesy of mmbolding.com


Don Brown, who played three games at halfback for the Houston Oilers in 1960, passed away on June 25.  He was 75 years old.  An obituary can be found for Don Brown HERE.



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One Response to Oilers Halfback Don Brown Passes Away

  1. billd says:

    Interesting biography for Don Brown, especially when it mentions Don being part of the Rams trade for Ollie Matson. Wonder how much the serious injury he suffered in the College All Star game against the Colts impacted his career?

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