Brooks Bollinger

Brooks Bollinger

Name Brooks Bollinger
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1979-11-15
Place of Birth Bismarck, ND
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Birth Sign Scorpio

About Brooks Bollinger

Quarterback who played professionally in the NFL and UFL from 2003-2010, notably for the New York Jets and Minnesota Vikings.

Early Life of Brooks Bollinger

He played college football at the University of Wisconsin, where he was a starter all four years.

Trivia

He was drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers twice, but chose to pursue a football career instead.

Family Life

He was born in Bismarck, North Dakota.

Associated With

He began his NFL career playing for the Jets and coach Herman Edwards.

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Aaron Brooks

Aaron Brooks

Name Aaron Brooks
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1976-03-24
Place of Birth Washington
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Birth Sign Aries

About Aaron Brooks

Former NFL quarterback who started for the New Orleans Saints from 2000 to 2005.

Early Life of Aaron Brooks

He was awarded a scholarship in 1996 to play football at the University of Virginia.

Trivia

He had his best passing year in 2002, when he led the NFC in passing touchdowns.

Family Life

He fathered three children with his wife Tisa.

Associated With

His second cousin, Michael Vick, also proved himself as an NFL quarterback.

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Ahmad Brooks

Ahmad Brooks

Name Ahmad Brooks
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1984-03-14
Place of Birth Fairfax, VA
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About Ahmad Brooks

Veteran NFL Outside linebacker revitalized his career with the 49ers by earning his first All-Pro selection and becoming the Post-Season Sack Leader in 2013.

Early Life of Ahmad Brooks

He was a named the USA Today High School Defensive Player of the Year during his junior 2001 season at Thomas Dale High School.

Trivia

He was a one-time All-American and one-time Butkus Award finalist at the University of Virginia before being drafted in the 2006 supplemental draft by the Bengals.

Family Life

His father Perry Brooks also played football and his mother’s name is Vergie.

Associated With

His journey to becoming a starter was first assisted by former 49ers head coach Mike Singletary in 2009.

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Brooks Reed

Brooks Reed

Name Brooks Reed
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1987-02-28
Place of Birth Tucson, AZ
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Birth Sign Pisces

About Brooks Reed

NFL linebacker who was selected 42nd overall by the Houston Texans in the 2011 NFL Draft. He spent four years with the Texans before signing with the Atlanta Falcons in 2015.

Early Life of Brooks Reed

He was a top high school prospect as a running back and defensive end at Sabino High School in Tucson, Arizona.

Trivia

He was named First-team All-Pac 10 during his senior season at the University of Arizona.

Family Life

He grew up with two siblings, Lucas and Katie.

Associated With

He joined Brian Cushing on the Houston Texans in 2011.

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Van Wyck Brooks | Historian

Van Wyck Brooks | Historian

Name Van Wyck Brooks
Profession Historian
Date of Birth 1886-02-16
Place of Birth New Jersey
Age 77 yrs
Death Date 1963-05-02
Birth Sign Aquarius

About Van Wyck Brooks

U.S. historian and critic who wrote about Mark Twain. In 1936, he won the 2nd National Book Award for Non-Fiction for his novel The Flowering of New England.

Early Life of Van Wyck Brooks

He studied at Harvard University, where he published his first book: Verses by Two Undergraduates.

Trivia

In 1937, he won a Pulitzer Prize in history.

Family Life

His parents were Sally and Charles Brook.

Associated With

He attended and graduated from Harvard University while Wendy Liebman did her research at Harvard Medical School.

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