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This article was published 8/4/2011 (2026 days ago), so information in it may no longer be current.
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers haven't announced it yet, but the paperwork is done and Tim Brown is heading north.
No, not the Oakland Raiders-Heisman-Trophy-winner Tim Brown, but the Tim Brown who starred at Rutgers as a fleet-footed receiver/returner.
The sports agency that represents Brown announced late Thursday that the 5-foot-8, 165 pounder had signed with the Bombers. He'll likely compete with Chris Garrett and others for kick-returning chores as a way to spell off starting corner Jovon Johnson from handling too much. Brown had stints with both the New York Giants and Arizona Cardinals last season after a spectacular career with the Scarlet Knights.
Watch some of his highlights:
And to read a good background story on the man, read this.