9 - T. J. Brown
T. J. Brown
Height: 6-1
Weight: 218
Year: Senior
Hometown: Guilford, Ind.
High School: East Central
Position: QB

2006: Played in 10 games, including nine as a starter...named Butler's Most Valuable Offensive Playyer and Most Improved Player...became just the 11th Butler quarterback to pass for over 1,500 yards...ranked seventh in the PFL in passing average (157.2), passing efficiency (99.1) and total offense (148.4)...threw for a career-high 267 yards and three touchdowns against Dayton...passed for 235 yards and two TDs against Hanover...tossed a pair of touchdown passes in Butler's Homecoming win over Valparaiso...2005: Played in eight games, including three as a starter...threw first collegiate touchdown pass at San Diego...passed for a season-high 160 yards and a touchdown against Valparaiso...named Butler's Offensive Player of the Week following the Valparaiso game...threw for 158 yards against St. Joseph's...2004: Did not see varsity action during his freshman season with the Bulldogs...Personal: Thomas Joseph Brown...marketing major...born 11/23/85...son of Rob and Linda Brown...High School: First team All-State quarterback at East Central High School...threw for 2,158 yards and 27 touchdowns as a senior...passed for over 5,000 yards and had 56 touchdown passes during high school career...Dearborn County Player of the Year in 2002 and Midwest Sports Publishing 4A Player of the Year in 2003...two-time all-conference and two-time team MVP...set four East Central passing records...helped high school team to three conference titles and a three-year 26-11 record...earned four football letters...High School Coach: Don Stonefield