Antonio Brown RUMORS & NEWS

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    #Steelers WR Antonio Brown was fined $8,200 for cleating #Browns punter Spencer Lanning in the face on Sunday, source says.

  • Steelers' Antonio Brown to share punt returns with Dri Archer

    Behind The Steel Curtain "When the Pittsburgh Steelers selected Dri Archer in the 3rd round of the 2014 NFL Draft, many thought Antonio Brown's days of returning punts were over. When Mike Tomlin addressed the media at his weekly press conference Tuesday, he made it clear the punt-return duties would be shared between the..." September 02

  • Antonio Brown: Sanders' comments 'terrible'

    ESPN.com "Pro Bowl wide receiver Antonio Brown and Emmanuel Sanders were teammates for four seasons with the Steelers and remain good friends, but Brown took issue with Sanders calling Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning a "far better leader" than Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger earlier this..." July 31

  • Antonio Brown fires agent Drew Rosenhaus, considering Jay Z's Roc Nation

    Behind The Steel Curtain "Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown is calling people out and cutting ties. A day after quotes appeared in the Tribune-Review regarding ex-Steelers safety Ryan Clark, Brown reportedly fired agent Drew Rosenhaus and is considering joining the young Roc Sports group, headed by hip-hop mogul Jay..." April 29

  • Antonio Brown restructures contract, frees up nearly $4 million in cap space

    Pro Football Talk "As the Steelers continue their now-annual game of salary-cap limbo, their 2011 and 2013 MVP has done the team a favor. The favor, of course, doesn’t require much of a sacrifice. In lieu of collecting a total of $6 million in game checks from September through December, Brown took most of it..." March 08

  • Antonio Brown breaks Steelers single season receiving yards record

    Behind The Steel Curtain "Brown's catch in the second half against Green Bay set the team's single season receiving yards record. Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown sealed his spot in Steelers history with his 1,399th receiving yard this season. The catch came in the second from a pass from Ben Roethlisberger in..." December 23

  • Antonio Brown says coach Tomlin was right to bench him

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown, who leads the National Football League in receptions, said today Coach Mike Tomlin made the right decision benching him for the final series Sunday against the New England Patriots. Brown said he was benched because a miscommunication between him and..." November 06

  • Steelers' Brown continues to prove worth as team's top wide receiver

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "Antonio Brown was the Steelers' No. 2 receiver last season. Now he's No. 1 in the NFL. Brown a player ascending on a team that's been descending doesn't lead the league in catches yards yards per catch touchdowns or yards per game. Put all of his numbers together — 41 catches on 53 targets..." October 18

  • Antonio Brown 'Angrily Confronted' Todd Haley About Targets Monday Night

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "The Steelers’ problems go deeper than their 0-2 record and they bubbled over along the sideline in the second half of Monday night’s game in Cincinnati. There wide receiver Antonio Brown confronted offensive coordinator Todd Haley. Brown angrily complained to the coach that not enough..." September 18

  • WR Antonio Brown embraces expanded role in Steelers’ offense

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "When Steelers wide receiver Markus Wheaton arrives at training camp next month, he won't need to ask anyone where to go, what to do or how to comport himself as an NFL rookie. Antonio Brown plans to tell him even before the third-round draft pick asks. “We'll do a good job of getting him in..." June 02

  • Steelers Antonio Brown admits awkwardness with free agent Mike Wallace in 2013

    Behind The Steel Curtain "The Pittsburgh Steelers have been a hot topic this off-season as anonymous comments brought about talk of divisions, other than the confluence, in the city of three rivers. Several players have been interrogated by the media, attempting to dig even more dirt out of an already shallow fracture...." February 25