Brown has recently been working with sprint coach, Margot Wells, who he credits for his recent progress.
Yesterday, Mike Brown was announced in Stuart Lancaster's England Elite Player Squad for the Six Nations. Previous player of the month for November, Chris Robshaw, a team-mate of Brown's was also announced in the squad and is a strong candidate for England captain.
Mike caught up with Russell Hargreaves after he was announced Aviva Premiership Player of the Month for December:
Credit: Russell Hargreaves