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Tagged: Antonio Brown (78 Results)

Factoid: Transplanted receivers

Odell Beckham and Antonio Brown look like two of the biggest dominos of the offense. Both are capable of being elite playmakers, but both are also capable of turning into major off-field distractions. If they’re moved, will their new teams regret it?  more »



Brown, Rooney II to meet this week

Pittsburgh wide receiver ANTONIO BROWN and team president Art Rooney II are expected to meet in Florida sometime this week. If the meeting does take place, it will be the firstMore time anybody from the Steelers front office has met with Brown since the end of the season. Brown sent a farewell message via social media last week, and the two sides appear to be headed for a split. Less

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune

Factoid: Antonio Brown

Antonio Brown is trying to force his way out of Pittsburgh. He’s been torching Mike Tomlin and especially Ben Roethlisberger on Twitter, making it harder for the Steelers to keep him. Whatever team winds up with Brown will have to calculate what exact they’re getting.  more »

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Around the NFL: Steel curtains coming for Bell, Brown

LeVeon Bell won't be playing for Pittsburgh again. Neither, it seems certain, will Antonio Brown. As the end of their careers draws near, the only drama surrounds what kind of compensation the Steelers might get for two of their biggest stars. And what kind of face they might save.   more »



Antonio Brown tweets farewell message

Pittsburgh wide receiver ANTONIO BROWN sent a farewell message via social media this week, saying that it is “time to move on and forward”. Brown has reportedly asked the Steelers for a trade, although they can’t trade him until the start of the new NFL league year on March 13th.

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune


Brown hasn’t closed door on return to Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh wide receiver ANTONIO BROWN is apparently maintaining a dialogue with some in the organization about a possible return to the Steelers. If the team does decide to move on, however,More nothing is likely to happen until after June 1st. Brown’s salary cap number drops significantly if he is traded after that date, so it could be a while before fantasy owners know his status for 2019. Less



Steelers softening stance on Antonio Brown?

Pittsburgh team president Art Rooney II does not appear ready to close the door on wide receiver ANTONIO BROWN returning to the Steelers for the 2019 season. Rooney had previously saidMore it was “hard to envision” Brown returning. Earlier this week, however, he indicated that there is some work to be done to determine if Brown could return. Less

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune


Steelers president says team not spiraling out of control

Pittsburgh president Art Rooney II provided a state of the team on Wednesday and insisted that the Steelers are not spiraling out of control amid a season filled with drama. ANTONIO BROWN and LE’VEON BELL owners may disagree, but Rooney called such concerns “nonsense”.



Steelers president ready to move on from WR Brown

Pittsburgh President Art Rooney II said on Thursday that it’s “hard to envision” wide receiver ANTONIO BROWN being with the Steelers for training camp in 2019. Rooney added that the team would not release Brown, but that all other options are on the table.

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


Brown’s agent talks about future with Steelers

Agent Drew Rosenhaus said on Sunday that his client, ANTONIO BROWN, will be ready for whatever happens next this offseason. Brown faces discipline from coach Mike Tomlin and could be traded in the offseason after skipping a walkthrough and a team meeting.

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune

Podcast: January 3 episode of the Fantasy Index Podcast available now

Ian Allan and Justin Eleff preview the Wild Card round of the NFL playoffs. Sponsored by Fantasy Index Weekly.  more »

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Tomlin addresses Brown drama

Pittsburgh head coach Mike Tomlin said on Wednesday that the team has not “formally received” a trade request from star wide receiver ANTONIO BROWN. Brown has not been in touch withMore the Steelers, with Tomlin admitting that there is disappointment over the entire situation. Tomlin added that the situation will be addressed in the upcoming days. Less

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune


Brown may have requested trade

Pittsburgh wide receiver ANTONIO BROWN, amid much drama over the past week, has reportedly requested a trade from the Steelers. This was reportedly more of a request to be dealt asMore opposed to a demand. There are also conflicting reports about the supposed trade request, so the situation will be worth monitoring over the next several days. Less

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune


Drama swirling around Antonio Brown, Steelers

Pittsburgh wide receiver ANTONIO BROWN reportedly skipped the team walkthrough on Saturday and left the Steelers’ game on Sunday against Cincinnati at halftime. Brown also reportedly had a disagreement with quarterback BEN ROETHLISBERGER earlier in the week.

Source: Pittsburgh Tribune

Dynasty Leagues: Long-term receiver rankings

What do we make of Antonio Brown in a dynasty format? He’s still a great receiver, and he’s caught a career-high 15 touchdowns this year. But he’s also 30 years old, and there are a lot of other good wide receivers who are a lot younger.  more »


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