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  Jim Brown
Jim wanted to document in some detail, so that future elected officials, attorneys, and those in business could learn both the overwhelming power of the federal government, and how unjust their actions could be.
Jim Brown's attorney charged at the trial that the FBI agent "manufactured the false statement against him." It's obvious from the handwritten notes that this is the case.
A: Jim Brown was denied the opportunity to confront the FBI agent about what he wrote down in his own notes.
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  Jim Brown
Jim Brown was the greatest all around athlete in Syracuse University's history, and arguably the greatest in American history.
Brown was so dominant in the game, that they changed the rules requiring a lacrosse player to keep his stick in constant motion when carrying the ball.
Brown was the 3rd pick in the 1957 NFL Draft by the Cleveland Browns.
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 Jim Brown
Jim Brown was educated at Syracuse University where he was named as an All-American running back, averaging 6.2 yards in his senior year and later was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.
While most know Jim Brown for his accomplishments as NFL's greatest running back ever, and as an actor, it is his accomplishments off of the playing field and the silver screen that are truly his legacy.
Jim Brown is one of those "few", and to him we take our hats (or helmets) off to.
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 ESPN Classic - Jim Brown was hard to bring down
Brown was born on Feb. 17, 1936 on St. Simons Island off the southern coast of Georgia.
An 18-year-old accused Brown of forcing her to have sex after giving her whisky, but a jury found him innocent of assault and battery in the 10-day trial in 1965.
He was accused of throwing his girlfriend from a balcony in 1968, but when the 22-year-old woman refused to name Brown as her assailant, the charge of assault with intent to murder was dropped.
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 CNN - Wife of former NFL star Jim Brown denies death threat - September 2, 1999
Brown said she confronted her husband about an affair on Sunday June 13 and he became frustrated with her when she left in the middle of the argument to go rollerblading with some friends visiting from out of town.
Brown said her husband had been drinking during the days leading up to the argument, but attributed it to the recent death of a friend.
On the night of June 15, Brown said she had her own agenda and was "pushing his buttons." She told the court she was upset because she believed her husband was going to stop in Miami to see another woman.
www.cnn.com /US/9909/02/jim.brown.trial/index.html   (708 words)

 Dr.G's Picks.com - Jim Brown   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Jim Brown was a superb craftsman whose primary job was to run with the football for the Cleveland Browns.
At Syracuse University, Brown was All-America in both football and lacrosse and a letterman in basketball.
Jim selected football as his career sport, however, and thus became the Cleveland Browns' number 1 draft pick in 1957.
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 Jim Brown - A Spike Lee Joint
We never hear from Brown's first wife (with whom he had three children), but we are given brief snipets from his two grown sons who admit that dad was never really around.
Brown's carefully constructed public image takes a bit of a hit here, as his addict son Kevin talks about how dad wouldn't help him with his substance-abuse problems, as he was too busy partying with Hollywood bigwigs and setting up programs to help troubled kids.
Brown doesn't seem to understand, as Lee must, that he was probably little more than a token recognizable fl face trotted out in low budget smash 'em up flicks and westerns.
www.freewilliamsburg.com /april_2002/jim_brown.html   (636 words)

 Amazon.fr : 24/7: Livres en anglais: Jim Brown   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Brown stirs a busy pot with a surfeit of story lines, but keeps his tale more or less on track as contestants rip each other apart and the TV audience faces an ugly truth.
This first novel by NBC broadcast journalist Brown is an uneven tale that involves uninteresting characters and unlikely plot twists, although it grows on the reader a bit.
Jim Brown's debut, a nightmarish twist on reality TV, is a finger-burning page-turner that you won't be able to put down.
www.amazon.fr /24-7-Jim-Brown/dp/product-description/0345446976   (1168 words)

 Jim Brown All American DVD Review - Real Political Face Talk
Jim Brown - All American is an entertaining documentary attempting to chart the life of sports legend Jim Brown.
The documentary follows Brown through a series of interviews with him and others right up until present day (well present day 2002 when it was released.) I was disappointed in the film’s treatment of his acting career.
It is impressive that Brown seems to have long tried to make a difference and has no problems going after his fellow athletes to get them involved.
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 SPS - Jim Brown: Biography
Brown, Cleveland's first-round draft choice at No. 6 overall, was the league's Rookie of the Year in 1957, leading all running backs with 942 yards.
Brown was held to eight yards on seven carries in the playoff game.
Brown and his program were closely involved with the development of a cease-fire between two of Los Angeles' most violent rival gangs, the Bloods and Crips.
www.sportsplacement.com /brownbio.htm   (1209 words)

 African American Registry: Jim Brown, athlete, actor, activist
Brown switched from lacrosse to baseball in the spring to test himself in the sport.
Brown's movie career was only a memory by the early eighties, his ten-year publicity contract with Pepsi-Cola went un-renewed,...
In due course, Brown does not want to be seen as yet another wealthy athlete who made his way in the world through his physical ability.
www.aaregistry.com /african_american_history/1614/Jim_Brown_athlete_actor_activist   (752 words)

 MovieFreak.com - "Jim Brown: All-American" DVD Review   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In this documentary by Spike Lee, Jim Brown, joined by many of his friends and associates, speaks openly about his life and career.
Brown’s retirement – when he was at the top of his game – gets only a few seconds of screen time.
Jim Brown All American is presented in the original 1.85:1 theatrical aspect ratio.
www.moviefreak.com /dvd/j/jimbrownallamerican.htm   (592 words)

 Member - Pro Football Hall of Fame
Jim Brown was a superb craftsman whose primary job was to run with the football for the Cleveland Browns.
Jim selected football as his career sport, however, and thus became the Cleveland Browns' number 1 draft pick in 1957.
Even though coach Paul Brown was traditionally reluctant to use rookies as regulars, Jim Brown was a regular and a star from day one.
www.profootballhof.com /hof/member.jsp?player_id=33   (371 words)

 CNN - Jury selection begins in trial of former football star Jim Brown - August 24, 1999
Both Jim Brown and his wife have denied that she was ever in danger.
Brown's attorney William Graysen said the defense will be that Jim Brown did not make a terrorist threat or commit an act of vandalism.
But Lee said in her opening statement that the police response was based on information that Brown was armed with a shovel, had threatened to kill his wife, had a history of violence, and lived in the hillside.
www.cnn.com /US/9908/24/jim.brown.trial/index.html   (689 words)

 Amazon.ca: Reviews for Black Valley: Books: Jim Brown   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Brown's second novel is actually a little better than 24/7, and I think once he finds his "voice," he'll be a better writer.
Jim Brown's first novel 24/7 impressed the heck out of me, so I was excited to see that his second book, Black Valley, was now available.
Of course, Jim Brown used to anchor the news in the area where I lived, so he should be capable of painting an accurate picture.
www.amazon.ca /Black-Valley-Jim-Brown/dp/customer-reviews/034544700X   (1341 words)

 Player Bio: Jim Brown :: Men's Golf
Brown earned National Coach-of-the-Year honors in both 1979 and 1986, and was named District IV Coach of the Year in consecutive seasons from 1977 through 1980 and again from 1982 through 1987.
Brown takes great pride in the fact that his golfers are student-athletes in the truest sense of the word.
Brown, who served as the head golf coach and assistant basketball coach at Kent State, left there in 1973 to become the ninth golf coach in Ohio State history.
ohiostatebuckeyes.cstv.com /sports/m-golf/mtt/brown_jim00.html   (765 words)

 MiamiHerald.com | 12/18/2006 | He's tough but he cares: NFL legend Jim Brown works to keep kids out of gangs   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Brown, who lives in Los Angeles but keeps a condo in South Beach, was in town recently to address the youth contingent at a gospel convention in Hollywood and get updated on planning for the Jim Brown Celebrity Golf Classic, Jan. 29-31 during the week of Super Bowl XLI in Miami.
Brown was one of the first fl athletes to demand the same travel plans and accommodations as his white teammates.
Brown's favorite is The Dirty Dozen, in which Brown, Charles Bronson, Lee Marvin Telly Savalas and others starred as renegade American soldiers given a second chance to redeem themselves on a secret mission in World War II.
www.miami.com /mld/miamiherald/living/16259943.htm   (1354 words)

 Amazon.ca: Sports Talent: Books: Jim Brown   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Author Jim Brown, with the input of many leading experts, identifies the key variables and their relative contribution to performance, then explains how they apply to different sports and even to different positions within those sports.
Jim Brown, PhD, is the executive editor of the Georgia Tech Sports Medicine & Performance Newsletter, a columnist for CBS Sportsline, and a member of the Wilson Sporting Goods Advisory Staff.
Brown has written, coauthored, or edited ten books, two national newsletters, one magazine, and hundreds of articles on sports, sports medicine, health, and education.
www.amazon.ca /Sports-Talent-Jim-Brown/dp/product-description/0736033904   (457 words)

 Jim Brown Summary
Brown had begun his career as an actor with an appearance in the film "Rio Conchos" in 1964, and went on to star in the 1970 movie...tick...tick...tick...
Brown also was a color commentator on many of the early UFC events, but eventually he stopped participating in those events.
Brown's football talents at Syracuse garnered him a berth in the College Football Hall of Fame, giving him a rare triple crown of sorts as well as being one of the few athletes to be a Hall of Fame member in more than one sport.
www.bookrags.com /Jim_Brown   (1537 words)

 Why Jim Brown is the Best Athlete Ever - Associated Content
Jim Brown turned down offers to play baseball for the New York Yankees and to become a professional fighter.
Jim Brown was a running back who dished out more punishment then he took.
Jim Brown lead the entire league in rushing in eight of his nine seasons.
www.associatedcontent.com /article/60135/why_jim_brown_is_the_best_athlete_ever.html   (625 words)

 Jim Brown All American DVD - Michael Weise Productions
Subjects like Jim Brown are difficult to be encapsuled in such a short time, but Spike probably did as good a job as any filmmaker could.
The most impressive thing was Jim expressing lament and remorse for not being the father he wanted to be for his children (prior to his present marriage to Monique and their two children).
Jim Brown is One of the Greatest athletes ever&a very down to earth&given cat.
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 Aberdeen Group: Analyst Bios: Jim Brown
Jim's research and consulting firm, Tech-Clarity, which Aberdeen acquired in May 2005, researched and communicated the business value of PLM- and enterprise-related software solutions.
Jim began his professional experience with roles in manufacturing engineering and software systems at General Electric, before joining Andersen Consulting (Accenture), where he focused on enterprise software applications.
Jim is a frequent author and speaker on applying software technology to achieve tangible business benefits.
www.aberdeen.com /about_us/analyst_bios/brown.asp   (168 words)

 Jim Brown - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Jim Brown - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Brown, Jim, born in 1936, American football player and motion picture actor, who led the National Football League (NFL) in rushing yards eight times...
Brown, James (1933-2006), pioneering American soul and rhythm-and-blues singer, songwriter, and bandleader.
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 Jim Brown - Home
Jim Brown is clearly a rising star in this new golden era of suspense fiction."
Jim Brown is a successful broadcast journalist and three time winner of the Associated Press Best Newscast Award.
Jim Brown’s debut, a nightmarish twist on reality TV, is a finger-burning page-turner that you won’t be able to put down.
www.jimbrownbooks.com   (372 words)

 Cleveland Browns | Players :: Jim Brown
Brown was the NFL's leading rusher in eight of his nine NFL seasons.
Brown's career totals were: 12,312 yards rushing, 262 receptions and 15,459 combined net yards.
Brown holds the Browns' record for the most combined net yards, most career yards rushing, most points in one season (126), career touchdowns (126), most consecutive games scoring a touchdown (10) and most 1,000-yard seasons (seven).
www.clevelandbrowns.com /team/history/honor/jim_brown.php   (290 words)

 Jim Brown: A Hero's Life by Mike Freeman
Jim Brown was an astonishing physical specimen with tremendous skills and intelligence.
A complex and fascinating story, Jim Brown is a towering biography of a living legend.
Jim Brown was an astonishing physical specimen with tremendous skills and...
www.harpercollins.com /books/9780061247637/Jim_Brown/index.aspx   (680 words)

 Jim Brown — FactMonster.com
Simon Island, Ga. A football and lacrosse All-American at Syracuse Univ., Brown became one of the greatest fullbacks in professional football history during his career (1957–65) with the Cleveland Browns.
Jim Brown - Jim Brown Born: Feb. 17, 1936 Football FB All-America at Syracuse (1956) and NFL Rookie of Year...
Leroy Kelly - Leroy Kelly Born: May 20, 1942 Football replaced Jim Brown in the Cleveland Browns backfield; in...
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 World Golf News - Jim Brown Celebrity Golf Classic benefits Amer-I-can Foundation
MIAMI -- Arguably the greatest football player of all time, Jim Brown already has Hall of Fame members Eric Dickerson, Barry Sanders, Marcus Allen and soon to be Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith committed to his Jim Brown Celebrity Golf Classic to benefit the Amer-I-can Foundation.
In 1988, Brown, a National Football League Hall of Famer and motion picture actor, founded the Amer-I-Can Program, Inc., a powerful life management skills and human development program designed to help anyone regardless of race, age, religion, gender or socio-economic conditions.
This will be his first charity golf tournament, but based on the feedback he has already received, Brown is confident that it will become an annual tradition for many years to come and a successful fundraiser for Amer-I-can.
www.worldgolf.com /newswire/browse/7028-Jim-Brown-Celebrity-Golf-Classic-benefits-Amer-I-can-Foundation   (1041 words)

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