His legacy is based on the example he set and the unique skills he displayed.
"He brought me along so fast," Brown said. "He wouldn’t always tell me what to do, but if I ever did something wrong he would definitely let me know. He’d tell me I need to step my game up. I was like a young pup going out there, saying to myself, ‘I just want to make this guy happy.â€™
"After every single double-block we would have, I’d ask, ‘Is that good enough, J.O.?’ He’d be like, ‘Yeah, that’s good, buddy.’ Coming from a guy like that, if my career could be half of what his career is, honestly that’s the pinnacle of our sport."