A two-sport star in high school…Aloha Bowl champion at Kansas…Super Bowl XXXI champion with the Green Bay Packers…head coach of a Lingerie Football League team…race car enthusiast…anti-bullying spokesperson. Any conversation about the most interesting athletes in American sports history has to include the one and only Gravedigger himself, Gilbert Brown!
Brown grew up in Detroit, Michigan and lettered in football and track. His experiences in Detroit helped shape the man he would become, beginning with his choice of college. Turning down offers from big schools (including his home state University of Michigan), he chose