LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va. – The Washington Redskins announced today that they have signed free agent running back Mack Brown. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Brown (5-11, 214) originally entered the NFL as a college free agent with the Houston Texans on May 11, 2015. He was waived by the Texans on June 2.
Brown appeared in 49 career games at Florida across the 2010-14 seasons, gaining 805 career yards on 210 rushing attempts with four rushing touchdowns. Last season, he appeared in all 12 games for Florida and served as a key member of the Gators' special teams unit.
Brown, 23, attended Martin Luther King Jr. H.S. in Lithonia, Ga., where he rushed for more than 1,700 combined yards with 20 touchdowns across his junior and senior seasons. He was born on Sept. 24, 1991.