Cornerback DJ Brown

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Rivals ranking: Three stars, No. 67 cornerback.

247Sports ranking: Three stars, No. 71 cornerback.

Birthday: Feb. 17, 2000.

First scholarship offer: Youngstown State. 

Moment I knew I wanted to be Irish: "Once I took my official visit and got a tour of the stadium."

One word to describe Brian Kelly: Hardworking.

The one thing I won’t miss about the recruiting process: "The phone calls and the text messages from coaches."

Best player I’ve played against: Texas A&M WR Jhamon Ausbon.

The last thing you watched on Netflix: "The Office."

Most embarrassing song on my playlist: "Bailando" - Enrique Iglesias.

Dream job (other than the NFL): "To own my own Fortune 500 company."

Expectations for my freshman season: "Hopefully come in and play, make a big impact on the defense and do whatever I can do."

Favorite football accomplishment: "Playing in the Under Armour All-America Game."

Under Armour, Nike or Adidas: Nike.

What was the first position you played in football? Running back.

What’s your best sport other than football? Baseball.

Sports idol: "When I used to play running back, I looked up to LaDainian Tomlinson. Right now probably Patrick Peterson."

Preferred social media: Snapchat.

Favorite musician/band: Drake.

Celebrity crush: Rihanna.

How many times have you watched Rudy? "Once. I watched it about two months ago."

Most used emoji: 

How many pets do you have? Two dogs: Star and Isis.

Three-star cornerback DJ Brown signed with Notre Dame on National Signing Day. (Photo courtesy of Rivals)