- College:Mississippi State
Signed by Green Bay as an undrafted free agent on May 6, 2016…Started 28 of 39 career games played at Mississippi State, registering 200 tackles (94 solo), including 22½ for loss, six sacks, three interceptions, four pass breakups, seven quarterback hits, two fumble recoveries and two blocked kicks…Ranked 10th in MSU history in tackles for a loss…Started all 13 games at outside linebacker as a junior in 2015, recording career highs in tackles (99), solo tackles (48), tackles for a loss (11), sacks (four), quarterback hits (four) and blocked kicks (two)…Also added an interception and two pass breakups…Ranked second in the Southeastern Conference and seventh nationally in blocked kicks…Finished 13th in the SEC in tackles…Recorded nine games with at least seven tackles, six of those coming consecutively, including hitting the double-digit-tackle mark on three occasions…Posted 11 tackles (one solo) at Texas A&M (Oct. 3)…Logged seven tackles (one solo) and the third interception of his career in MSU’s 45-17 win vs. Troy (Oct. 10)…Recorded 11 tackles (six solo) vs. Alabama (Nov. 14)…Blocked the potential game-winning 29-yard field goal in the final seconds at Arkansas (Nov. 21), also tallying 12 tackles (six solo)…Started 12 of 13 games played as a sophomore in 2014, logging 62 tackles (30 solo), including seven for a loss, two sacks, two interceptions, two pass breakups and three QB hits…Recorded six tackles (four solo), including 2½ for a loss, and a sack vs. Alabama-Birmingham (Sept. 6)…Registered a season-high eight tackles (three solo) and a half-sack for a loss of 3 yards at Kentucky (Oct. 25)…Posted seven tackles, including a season-high six solo tackles, at Alabama (Nov. 15)…Pulled in his first career interception vs. Vanderbilt (Nov. 22), returning it 24 yards to help set up an MSU field goal, and added a solo tackle…Hauled in his second INT of the season vs. Georgia Tech (Dec. 31), adding three tackles (two solo)…Started three of 13 games played as a redshirt freshman in 2013…Totaled 39 tackles (16 solo), including 4½ for a loss, and two fumble recoveries…Made an impact on rushing plays, wrapping up 33 of 39 stops, ranking him fourth on the team in that category…Contributed to the special-teams unit, tying for fourth on the team with three tackles on kickoff returns…Recorded five tackles (three solo) vs. Bowling Green (Oct. 12)…Registered four tackles (two solo) at Texas A&M (Nov. 9)…Posted six tackles (three solo), including 1½ for a loss, and his first career fumble recovery, vs. Alabama (Nov. 16)…Logged a season-high nine tackles (one solo) and his second career fumble recovery, at Arkansas (Nov. 23)…Majored in physical therapy…Attended Florence (Ala.) High School, where he ran for 1,247 yards and 16 TDs on 170 carries (7.3 avg.) as a senior…Added 134 tackles and two INTs…Established the school record for career TDs…Rushed for 1,029 yards and 17 TDs while adding 80 tackles on defense as a junior…Played running back and safety…Voted a three-time Alabama Sports Writers Association all-state selection…Earned first-team all-state honors as a senior and junior at running back, and honorable mention as a sophomore…Was selected to the 2011 Super Southeast 210 by the Mobile Register…Lettered all four years in both football and basketball…Was an active participant in the Boys and Girls Club in college…Played varsity baseball as a seventh-grader…First name is pronounced ben-KNEE-quez…Single, lives in Florence, Ala. …Given name Beniquez Jacoi Brown; born in Florence, Ala.