Former CFL stars Brandon Browner, Cameron Wake meet again Sunday
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Nov 22, 2012
Browner, of course, would eventually get a shot with the Seahawks in 2011 after four seasons in the CFL. Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner and Dolphins defensive end Cameron Wake had to prove themselves in the Canadian Football League before getting their chances in the NFL. While playing in the frigid temperatures of the Canadian Football League, the thought of becoming NFL stars had to have been the farthest thing from the minds of Miami Dolphins defensive end Cameron Wake and Seattle Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner. Browner, 28, made the Pro Bowl last year after leading the Seahawks with six interceptions and setting the franchise's season record for return yards . “There are a lot of guys up there who could play the game, who could definitely make it down here, but a lot of guys aren’t getting the opportunity,” Wake said in a conference call Wednesday. Both players are testaments to perseverance in the face of obstacles, and also to the vagaries of evaluating football players.