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Sheldon Brown

Sheldon Brown - #24 - CB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 5' 10"/ 200 lbs.
Birthday 03/19/1979
Birthplace Lancaster, SC
College South Carolina
Years played 12
Drafted 2002, 2nd round, 27th pick by Eagles

Browns-Ravens matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Dec. 21, 2011 @ 10:36 a.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Saturday's Browns-Ravens game.

Ravens-Browns matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 8:29 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Ravens-Browns game.

Browns CB Brown takes long view on pass defense

Posted Nov. 25, 2011 @ 1:25 p.m. ET
The senior member of the Browns' secondary, CB Sheldon Brown, tells PFW that preparation and execution of the defense are his edges at this stage of his career.

Browns-Bengals matchup of the day

Posted Dec. 17, 2010 @ 11:35 a.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Bengals game. 

Five questions with PFW Browns correspondent Tony Grossi

Posted Dec. 04, 2010 @ 9:03 p.m. ET
PFW Browns correspondent Tony Grossi, the Browns' beat writer for The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer, recently took time out to answer five questions about the club entering Week 13.  

WR-RS Cribbs, CB Brown miss practice again for Browns

Posted Nov. 18, 2010 @ 10:30 p.m. ET
Browns WR-RS Joshua Cribbs and CB Sheldon Brown missed practice for a second straight day on Thursday, but head coach Eric Mangini said he held out hope they would be able to practice on Friday.

Reports: Browns ORG Yates out for season

Posted Nov. 15, 2010 @ 4:59 p.m. ET
Browns ORG Billy Yates will miss the rest of the season witth a biceps injury, head coach Eric Mangini said Monday, according to multiple media reports. Also, OLB Scott Fujita will be out "a little while" with a knee injury ...

Three Browns starters out with injuries

Posted Nov. 14, 2010 @ 3:32 p.m. ET
Browns OLB Scott Fujita, RS-WR Josh Cribbs and CB Sheldon Brown left Sunday's game vs. the Jets because of injuries.

Falcons-Browns matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Oct. 06, 2010 @ 3:28 p.m. ET
Here's a closer look at a matchup to watch in Sunday's Falcons-Browns game:  

They Said It: Browns edition

Posted Sept. 27, 2010 @ 10 p.m. ET
Quotes from Browns head coach Eric Mangini and players the day after the Browns fell 24-17 at Baltimore.

Eagles ship Brown, Gocong to Browns for Hall, picks

Posted April 02, 2010 @ 12:06 p.m. ET
The Eagles and Browns completed a trade Friday, sending CB Sheldon Brown and LB Chris Gocong to Cleveland in exchange for LB Alex Hall, plus fourth- and fifth-round draft picks in 2010.


Posted Dec. 23, 2012
Brown left the game with a head injury after colliding with Broncos receiver Brandon Stokley late in the second quarter Sunday.||||||| Brown was trying to cover Demaryius Thomas over the middle of the field when he bumped into Stokley, who drew an offensive pass interference penalty. Brown stayed down before being helped to the bench.
Posted April 02, 2010
The Philadelphia Eagles have traded Brown and linebacker Chris Gocong to the Cleveland Browns for linebacker Alex Hall and two draft picks.||||||| Brown has been a longtime starter for the Eagles, but was unhappy with his contract situation. He'll immediately become one of the more experience, better defenders on Cleveland's defense.
Posted Jan. 26, 2010
Brown has turned down a chance to play in the Pro Bowl, according to the Philadelphia Daily News.||||||| Brown is turning down the chance to make his Pro Bowl debut due to personal reasons, according to the Daily News. Brown's season ended in a NFC playoff loss to Dallas more than three weeks ago.
Posted June 02, 2009
Brown didn't attend the Eagles' voluntary team workout on Tuesday.||||||| Brown went public in April with his wish for a new contract or a trade after team president Joe Banner, in a radio interview, denied Brown had any dissatisfaction with his current deal, which runs through 2012. The team responded with a terse statement making it clear that Brown will not get a new deal, nor will any Eagles player with four years remaining on his contract.
Posted April 28, 2009
Brown says he'll report to the Eagles' mandatory minicamp this weekend so that he's prepared to play somewhere this season.||||||| Brown wants a trade from the team he began his career with in 2002 and speculated he could be bumped from the starting lineup after the Eagles acquired cornerback Ellis Hobbs from New England last weekend.