November 30, 2022

TRANSACTION | Elks sign defensive back Brown

The Edmonton Elks have signed American Alex Brown (DB), the club announced Wednesday.

Brown was a member of the SuperBowl LIV champion Kansas City Chiefs, appearing in three regular season and three playoff games in 2019. He also spent time with the New York Jets, Philadelphia Eagles, San Francisco 49ers and Detroit Lions.

The South Carolina State product appeared in 31 games (25 starts) in his five years with the Bulldogs and recorded 90 tackle, 26 pass defenses and seven interceptions. As a senior in 2018, the five-foot-eleven, 170-pounder was named a second team All-Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference selection after started 11 games, tallying 42 tackles and a team-leading four interceptions in 11 games.