Antonio Brown needs the Pittsburgh Steelers to commerce him and the franchise appears to agree the connection is irreparable.
Clearly, Brown is an All-Professional, so the marketplace for him must be nice. However, he’s additionally 30 and has three years and $36.425 million in base wage left on his deal by 2021. On high of that, Brown has had some angle points through the years. So yeah, there are some points for groups seeking to purchase him.
Nonetheless, Brown is a five-time All-Professional, a seven-time Professional Bowler and he’s led the NFL in receptions and receiving yards twice. He’ll flip 31 in July.
Right here’s a take a look at the newest rumors surrounding Brown’s potential motion this offseason.
Steelers have set a deadline
The Steelers have set a deadline for groups to submit gives for Brown. The ultimate day is reportedly this Friday and Pittsburgh could also be making an attempt to spice up gives by setting that line. To date nobody is providing a first-round choose, and the Steelers will get the most effective general deal and a first-rounder isn’t a necessity. However they do desire a first-rounder if potential.
Washington is out
ESPN’s Dianna Russini is reporting Washington is out on Brown. The staff doesn’t plan to submit a aggressive supply by Pittsburgh’s Friday deadline.
Tennessee is out
The Tennessee Titans are additionally out of the working for Brown in response to Dianna Russini.
Gruden would love Brown
Jon Gruden would reportedly like to commerce for Brown however the Oakland Raiders wouldn’t be thrilling to provide him a contract extension.
The Raiders have a ton of picks at their disposal. Brown is signed by 2021 however he has stated he needs a brand new contract. That stated, Gruden is the precise type of man to drag the set off on a splashy deal for a man like Brown.
Jets have made contact
The New York Jets have made contact with the Steelers about Brown as effectively. It’s clear the Jets have to discover a weapon for younger quarterback Sam Darnold, however will the value be proper for Gang Inexperienced?
It’s price noting that Brown is a five-time All-Professional (four-time first-team choice), seven-time Professional Bowler and he’s led the NFL in receptions and receiving yards twice. He’ll flip 31 in July.