Who Is Sam Brown Jr? Chad Ochocinco Brother Age Gap

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Chad Ochocinco’s brother, Sam Brown Jr, has been appearing on the internet recently, and people are curious about the brothers’ age gap. 

Sam Brown Jr is an American footballer playing for the Houston Cougars. He has been with the team since 2022. 

Sam Brown Jr. And His Team Playing Against Texas Tech
Sam Brown Jr. And His Team Playing Against Texas Tech (Source: Instagram)

Chad Ochocinco, originally named Chad Ochocinco Johnson, is an American former professional football player.

His brother, Sam Brown Jr, is also a footballer and plays for the University of Houston’s football team Houston Cougars. 

The athlete was given offers from Kentucky Wildcats, Tennessee Volunteer, UCF Knights, and West Virginia Mountaineers.

Sam was enrolled at West Virginia Mountaineers in 2020 and transferred to Houston Cougars two years later. 

Chad Ochocinco Brother, Sam Brown Jr

Chad Ochocinco’s brother, Sam Brown Jr, is a wide receiver for the Houston Cougars football team. He has been with the team since 2022. 

Furthermore, the athlete hails from Savannah, Georgia. He attended school in West Virginia and high school at New Hampstead High School. 

During high school, Brown was the state championship runner-up in the long jump. As a sophomore, he made four catches for 90 years and 19 catches for 435 yards and four TDs during his junior year.

Sam Brown Ready To Play Against TCU Horned Frogs
Sam Brown Ready To Play Against TCU Horned Frogs (Source: Instagram)

Not only that, Sam was also named the Savannah Morning News Player of the Week and returned two INTs for touchdowns.

He was a Big 22 Squad member and was one of the top players in southeast Georgia and South Carolina Low Country.

Moreover, Brown bagged 5A-Region 2 Player of the Year. Besides, he also excelled in basketball and track. 

Chad Ochocinco Brother Age Gap

The exact age gap between Chad Ochocinco and his brother Sam Brown Jr is not yet known. 

Chad was born on 9 January 1978 in Miami, Florida. He graduated from Miami Beach Senior High School and later attended Langston University for a brief period. 

However, the date of birth of his brother, Sam, is not revealed to the public. What we do know is that Sam is younger than Chad. 

Sam Brown Jr: More About The Athlete

Sam Brown Jr, despite being a busy athlete, has a life full of fun and relaxation. He is a sophomore at the university and plays the position of wide receiver. 

Before joining Houston, Sam spent 2020-21 seasons at West Virginia. He played seven games in 2020 and two games in 2021. 

Sam Brown Jr. Shared A Picture Of A Casual Day In His Life
Sam Brown Jr. Shared A Picture Of A Casual Day In His Life (Source: Instagram)

After being transferred to Houston in 2022, he was a two-time UH Offensive Player of the Game. He played 11 games and made seven starts that year.

Furthermore, the athlete is seen quite active on his Instagram and Twitter handles. In one of his Instagram posts, Sam wrote about how his life has been changing for good. 

Moreover, Brown knows that his career has just started, and he still has a long way to go up the sports ladder. He seems to be grateful for all he has achieved in life so far. 

Alexa Sharma
Alexa Sharma

Alexa Sharma

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