• Brown-Rhode Island Night Game Highlights Brown’s 2011 Football Schedule
    May 25, 2011
    Brown football coach Phil Estes has released his team’s 2011 schedule with five home games at historic Brown Stadium, including an October 1 evening match-up against cross-state rival Rhode Island under the lights in the battle for the Governor’s Cup. In addition, Brown Athletics announced a new ticketing system, partnering with TicketReturn, to allow tickets to be scanned at all events and to be purchased online at brownbears.com.
  • National Football Foundation Honors 11 Brown Football Seniors With Hampshire Honor Society Membership
    May 11, 2011
    Eleven Brown football seniors were announced as members of the 2011 National Football Foundation Hampshire Honor Society by the National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF). For the second straight year, Brown football led all Division I schools in number of honorees. A total of 44 Ivy League seniors from six Ivy institutions were honored, with coach Phil Estes' Brown team leading the way with 11 honorees.
  • Brown Football Class of 2015
    May 04, 2011
    Brown football head coach Phil Estes has released the Brown Football Class of 2015, who will join the Bears' football team in the fall of 2011. This year's class has 35 players from 17 states, 12 All-State selections, 26 team captains and a group who has played in 16 State Championship games, winning 12 State Championships.
  • Ryan’s Two Touchdowns Leads Brown Team To 14-0 Win In Spring Game
    April 30, 2011
    A strong performance by quarterback John Ryan ’13 lifted the Brown Team to a 14-0 victory over the White Team in Annual Brown Football Spring Game played at Brown Stadium Saturday afternoon. Ryan rushed for a touchdown and passed for another.
  • Brown Spring Football Game, Presented By Office Max, To Be Held On Saturday, April 30
    April 28, 2011
    Coach Phil Estes and the Brown football team will conclude 12 days of spring football practice with the Annual Brown vs. White Spring Football Game, presented by Office Max, on Saturday, April 30, 2011 at Brown Stadium, starting at 12:00 noon. The game is free and open to the public.
  • Kyle Rettig and Kyle Newhall Caballero Named 2011 Brown Football Captains
    April 27, 2011
    Brown head football coach Phil Estes announced that senior defensive tackle Kyle “Joseph” Rettig (Clearwater, FL) and senior quarterback Kyle Newhall-Caballero (Gilbert, AZ) have been elected captains of the 2011 Brown football team by a vote of their teammates.
  • Brown Football Hosts “Be The Match” Bone Marrow Donor Testing Drive on Tuesday, April 19
    April 12, 2011
    For the second straight year, the Brown University football team will join collegiate football teams throughout the country in sponsoring a bone marrow donor testing drive on Tuesday, April 19 in an effort to recruit 5,000 new bone marrow volunteers to the Be The Match registry. The drive is held on the Brown main campus green at Sayles Hall, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The drive is open to the public and sponsored by Brown Football, the Rhode Island Blood Center, and the Brown Medical School.
  • Brown Kicks-Off 12 Days Of Spring Football Practice
    April 08, 2011
    Head coach Phil Estes’ Brown football team will kick-off 12 days of Spring Football on Friday, April 8, beginning at 3:30 p.m. at Berylson Family Fields, and culminate with the annual Brown vs. White Spring Game on Saturday, April 30 at Brown Stadium, starting at 12:00 noon. The Bears are ready to make a run at the Ivy League title once again with the return of 10 All-Ivy players from last year’s second place team that posted a 5-2 league mark.
  • Head Coach Phil Estes Announces 2011 Camp Dates
    March 18, 2011
    Brown head football coach Phil Estes has announced the dates for the Brown Football Camp, which will be held June 26-29, on the Brown campus. Open to campers in 7th to 12th grades, the Brown Football Camp will teach every participant sound fundamental techniques at their specific positions, and instruct and refine those techniques on the practice field.
  • Zak DeOssie Named To Pro Bowl
    January 21, 2011
    New York Giants and former Brown linebacker Zak DeOssie will be making his second trip to the Pro Bowl in three years after Atlanta coach Mike Smith on Thursday named him to the NFC squad for the Jan. 30 game in Hawaii. DeOssie, who won an Ivy League Championship with Brown in 2005 and a Super Bowl Championship with the New York Giants in 2007, was also named to the Pro Bowl squad in 2008.
  • Pats Helping to Keep Farnham’s Dream Alive
    January 09, 2011
    Buddy Farnham had been living the last three months in limbo. The former Brown University star wide receiver did not get selected in last April’s NFL Draft, but he was one of five rookies invited to the Patriots rookie minicamp. And he did everything he could to make the team. After impressing the coaches during minicamp, he signed with the Patriots and spent all summer in Foxboro learning from some of the best former and current receivers in the league in Wes Welker, Randy Moss and Torry Holt, among others. He was cut after the patriots final pre-season game. Not until the Patriots finally dialed him up on Dec. 29 and signed him to the practice squad. Farnham wasn’t doing anything glamorous at the time, but it was a day he will never forget.
    December 29, 2010
    The New England Patriots announced today that they have signed former Brown WR Buddy Farnham to the practice squad. Farnham, 6-0, 185 pounds, was originally signed by the Patriots as a rookie free agent out of Brown on May 3, 2010 and was released on Aug. 9 before being re-signed on Aug. 15. He was released on the final cutdown on Sept. 4.
  • Brown’s Gus White ’57 To Be Honored At Ivy Football Association Dinner
    December 22, 2010
    Former Brown football standout Augustus A. White III ‘57, distinguished orthopaedic surgeon, author and decorated Vietnam War veteran, will be honored at the Sixth Annual Ivy Football Association Dinner on January 27, 2011, at the Waldorf –Astoria in New York City. The dinner will be co-hosted by Chris Berman, Brown Class of 1977, and Jack Ford, Yale Class of 1972.
  • Brian Ellixson, Patrick Conroy Earn Fall Academic All-Ivy Honors
    December 07, 2010
    The Ivy League released its fall list of Academic All-Ivy honorees, with 10 Brown student-athletes being recognized. The five males and five females were starters or key reserves on their respective varsity teams and carry a 3.0 or better cumulative grade point average. Brown senior offensive linemen Patrick Conroy and Brian Ellixson are among those honored.
  • Patrick Conroy, Alex Tounkara and Nathan Lovett Named All-New England
    December 01, 2010
    Brown senior tri-captain Patrick Conroy (Leesburg, VA), senior wide receiver Alex Tounkara (Staten Island, NY) and junior punter Nathan Lovett (East Providence, RI) have been named to the 2010 All-New England Team, as selected by the New England Football Writers. Players selected to this team will be honored at the New England Football Writers Awards and Captains Banquet on Thursday, December 9 at the Montvale Plaza in Stoneham, Mass.
  • Commemorative Framed Photo of Brown’s First Ever Night Football Game
    November 29, 2010
    Brown Athletics is making available a panoramic framed photo that commemorates the first night game in Brown Stadium history on September 25, 2010. The smartly custom wood framed 8x20 panoramic photo with a white border, shows the stands filled with 17,500 fans at venerable Brown Stadium during Brown’s 29-14 win over Harvard.
  • Fourteen Brown Players Earn All-Ivy Football Honors
    November 23, 2010
    Fourteen players from Brown’s second place Ivy League football squad have been named to the All-Ivy Team, as selected by the Ancient Eight head football coaches. The group helped the Bears to a 5-2 Ivy League record and a 6-4 overall mark. Senior offensive tackle Patrick Conroy (Leesburg, VA), senior wide receiver Alexander Tounkara (Staten Island, NY), and sophomore defensive back AJ Cruz (Lake Forest, CA) earned first team All-Ivy honors for the Bears.
  • Brown’s Patrick Conroy Named ESPN First Team Academic All-America
    November 23, 2010
    Brown University senior tackle Patrick Conroy (Leesburg, VA) has been named to the 2010 ESPN First Team Academic All-America® Football Team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
  • Brown Finishes Second In The Ivy League With 38-16 Win Over Columbia
    November 20, 2010
    With the emotion of 26 seniors being honored in pre-game ceremonies, Brown built a 28-0 halftime over Columbia and cruised to a 38-16 Ivy League victory over the Lions at Brown Stadium, moving the Bears into second place in the Ivy standings on the final day of the season.
  • Brown Wraps-Up 2010 Season At Home Against Columbia
    November 18, 2010
    Brown’s football team will wrap-up its 2010 season on Saturday, November 20, battling Columbia at Brown Stadium, starting at 12:30 pm. Brown (5-4, 4-2 Ivy) put itself in position to finish with a winning season after a 35-28 come-from-behind victory over Dartmouth in Hanover, NH, last Saturday
  • Joe Springer ‘11 Named Ivy League Offensive Player of the Week
    November 16, 2010
    Brown senior quarterback Joe Springer (Mendota Heights, MN) was named the Ivy League Offensive Player of the Week for the second time this season for leading the Bears to a 35-28 come-from-behind victory over Dartmouth.
  • Brown Dominates Fourth Quarter For 35-28 Comeback Win Over Dartmouth
    November 13, 2010
    Senior quarterback Joe Springer rallied Brown from a 28-17 late third quarter deficit to lead the Bears to a 38-28 come-from-behind Ivy League victory over Dartmouth in a thrilling game in front of a national television audience at Memorial Field. Brown’s game –winning score came on a two-yard plunge by sophomore Mark Kachmer with 1:22 left on the game.
  • Brown Travels To Dartmouth For National TV Game
    November 10, 2010
    Brown’s football team travels to Hanover, New Hampshire for its final road game of the season to face Dartmouth live on the VERSUS Network on Saturday, November 13, starting at 12:07 p.m. at Memorial Field. The game will also be available on Brown's home radio, WPRV-AM 790; Sirius Satellite Radio, Channel 130; and brownbears.com.
  • Fourth Quarter Field Goal Lifts Yale Over Brown, 27-24
    November 06, 2010
    Yale sophomore Chris Smith returned two kickoffs for touchdowns and kicker Philippe Panico booted a 36-yard field goal with 9:30 remaining, to lift the Elis to a 27-24 win over Brown before 6,222 at Brown Stadium. The loss drops the Bears to 3-2 in the Ivy League, 4-4 overall, while Yale extended its record to 4-1 in the Ivy League, 6-2 overall.
  • Patrick Conroy '11 and Nathan Lovett '12 Named CoSIDA Academic All-District
    November 05, 2010
    Brown senior offensive tackle Patrick Conroy (Leesburg, VA) and junior punter Nathan Lovett (East Providence, Rhode Island) have been selected Academic All-District by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Both Conroy and Lovett will be placed on the national ballot for Academic All-American consideration.
  • Brown Athletics Announces Literacy Day In Partnership With The Providence Public Schools
    November 03, 2010
    Brown Athletics, in conjunction with the Citadel Broadcasting’s Providence Books are Wings Program, the Brown Football Association and WSKO AM790, have partnered with the Providence Public Schools to promote “Literacy Day” at Brown’s November 6th football game against Yale. Kickoff is 12:30 pm at Brown Stadium.
  • Brown Hosts Yale In Key Ivy Game
    November 03, 2010
    Brown may have lost the battle for first place in the Ivy standings to Penn last week, but the war is far from over, as the Bears look to gain sole possession of second place in the league standings with Saturday’s key Ivy match-up with Yale. With three games remaining in the 2010 season, Brown is tied with Yale and Harvard for second place in the Ivy standings with 3-1 league records, with the league championship still up for grabs.
  • Penn Tops Brown, 24-7, In Battle For First Place
    October 30, 2010
    In the battle for first place in the Ivy League standings, Penn stood alone as the only unbeaten team in league play with a 24-7 victory over Brown at Franklin Field. The win lifts the Quakers to 4-0 in league play, 6-1 overall, while Brown fell to second place in the Ivy standings with a 3-1 Ivy mark, 4-3 overall.
  • Brown and Penn Battle For First Place In The Ivy League
    October 27, 2010
    First place in the Ivy League standings is at stake when Brown travels to Philadelphia on Saturday, October 30, to battle the Penn Quakers at Franklin Field in a 1:30 p.m. start. Brown and Penn remaining as the only undefeated teams in the Ivy League, with each team posting perfect 3-0 Ivy marks.
  • Joe Springer and Alex Norocea Earn Ivy League Player of the Week Awards
    October 25, 2010
    Senior quarterback Joseph Springer (Mendota Heights, MN) and freshman kicker Alexander Norocea (Hermosa Beach, CA) helped Brown take three of the four Ivy League Player of the Week awards for their roles in Saturday's 27-14 win over Cornell, a victory that kept the Bears in first place in the Ivy League standings.
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