Future Watch: Marquise Brown Rookie Football Cards, Ravens – Marquise Brown was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens with the 25th overall pick in the 2019 NFL Draft. This talented wide receiver is hoping to spark his new team this season.
Brown was a big junior college recruit. He caught 10 TD’s and a major university took notice. He played his college ball at the University of Oklahoma with a quarterback named, Baker Mayfield.
Marquise, the cousin of Steelers great, Antonio Brown bonded with Mayfield. In his sophomore season where he caught for 1,095 yards on 57 catches with seven touchdowns. He was voted honorable mention for All-Big 12. In a big semifinal game against Georgia, he had eight catches for 114 yards and a touchdown.
“Hollywood” as is known had a great junior season with 1,318 yards off 75 catches with 10 touchdowns. He averaged 17.6 per grab. His receiving yards were in the top 10 in the nation, but a foot injury hampered his playoffs including the Big 12 Championship Game. The injury also kept him from competing at his pro day and the NFL Combine. He opted for surgery.
Known for his speed, he finally got to compete in OTA’s. He was rehabbing the foot and the team had him take it slow. The early reports were very positive.
Here’s a look at him at the NFL Draft:
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