Derrick Brown
Derrick Brown
22-Year-Old Defensive TackleDT
Carolina Panthers
2020 Fantasy Outlook
Drafted seventh overall after being named SEC Defensive Player of the Year, Brown is expected to quickly emerge as a dominating presence up front. The 6-5, 325-pound defensive tackle finished with 54 tackles, including 11.5 for loss, and four sacks in 12 games during his senior season for Auburn last year. Along with his size and strength, he sports impressive quickness for an interior lineman, making for an all-around skill set the Panthers hope will propel their defense back toward the top of the league. Read Past Outlooks
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$Signed a four-year, $23.62 million contract with the Panthers in May of 2020.
Encouraging rookie campaign
DTCarolina Panthers
January 12, 2021
Brown finished the 2020 season with 34 tackles (21 solo), two sacks and four passes defended in 16 games played.
ANALYSIS
Brown was drafted seventh overall last year and immediately became a starter in the middle of the Panthers' defense. At 6-5 and 318 pounds, Brown proved to be a disruptive interior presence, playing 70 percent of Carolina's defensive snaps overall and pitching in with a pair of sacks of Aaron Rodgers in Week 15. The 22-year-old will now aim to elevate his game further heading into his second season.
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Snap Distribution / Depth Chart
Snap Counts
Snap %
Carolina PanthersPanthers 2020 DT Snap Distribution See more data like this | See last season's snap counts
#% of Team Snaps

74270%
9167%
41940%
6750%
39037%
7455%
12312%
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575%
00%
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2020 Derrick Brown Split Stats
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Derrick Brown's measurables compare to other defensive tackles?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
Height
6' 5"
 
Weight
318 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
5.16 sec
 
Shuttle Time
4.79 sec
 
Cone Drill
8.22 sec
 
Vertical Jump
27.0 in
 
Broad Jump
108 in
 
Bench Press
28 reps
 
Hand Length
9.00 in
 
Arm Length
34.25 in
 
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Posts two sacks
DTCarolina Panthers
December 20, 2020
Brown finished with three solo tackles and two sacks in Saturday's 24-16 loss to the Packers.
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Back from COVID-19 list
DTCarolina Panthers
December 11, 2020
The Panthers activated Brown (undisclosed) from the reserve/COVID-19 list Friday, David Newton of ESPN.com reports.
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Moves to COVID list
DTCarolina Panthers
Undisclosed
December 7, 2020
Brown (undisclosed) was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Monday.
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High in tackles
DTCarolina Panthers
November 9, 2020
Brown finished with five tackles (three solo) in Sunday's 33-31 loss to the Chiefs.
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Good impact Sunday
DTCarolina Panthers
October 19, 2020
Brown finished with three tackles (two solo), including 1.5 for a loss, in Sunday's 23-16 loss to the Bears.
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