2 results for tag: Theotis Brown

It’s a Small World for Theotis Brown

Not too many people can lay claim to having shared a locker in high school with a future Academy Award winning actor. And how many athletes can thank a college basketball coaching legend for helping them find shoes that fit - to play football? Well, Theotis "Big Foot" Brown is waving his hand. A running back for the Seahawks from 1981-1983, Brown earned the nickname "Big Foot" in college by sporting size 15 feet, which he used to become the then all-time leading rusher in UCLA Bruins history at the conclusion of his college career. Brown was raised in Oakland, Calif. and attended Skyline High School. His locker mate in school happened to ...

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Theotis Brown Inducted into the UCLA Hall of Fame

Congratulations to former Seahawks running back Theotis Brown, who was inducted into the UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame on November 4, 2011. "It's unbelievable. I'm so honored, shocked and honored to enter the UCLA Hall of Fame," said Brown. "This is an honor that's not based on statistics, it's an overall overview of the athlete, their career and production outside the game since they left school." Theotis initially thought his induction letter was meant for his son, Trey, who also played football for the Bruins. "When I got the letter I actually thought it was a letter sent to my son, Trey, because he played at UCLA as a cornerback," Brown ...

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