Former Pittsburgh Steelers large receiver Antonio Brown nonetheless isn’t letting go of the disagreement together with his former workforce.
Antonio Brown could also be with the Oakland Raiders now, however that’s not stopping him from persevering with to take photographs at his former workforce.
His newest goal is former Pittsburgh Steelers teammate JuJu Smith-Schuster. After Smith-Schuster despatched out a tweet complementing Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger on Monday night time, Brown responded on Tuesday by seemingly questioning Smith-Schuster’s integrity.
“Don’t hearken to any NFL participant who haven’t obtained paid but!,” Brown tweeted this afternoon. “They’ll do and say something to verify they going to receives a commission even when it’s compromising integrity or something! unhappy however true.”
I used to be so blessed to enter the league and play with a Corridor of Fame QB as a 20-year previous. Ben has taught me a lot, he’s a real Chief and I can’t wait to rock with my man this season. pic.twitter.com/Atei8eDiZC
— JuJu Smith-Schuster (@TeamJuJu) March 26, 2019
Don’t hearken to any NFL participant who haven’t obtained paid but! They’ll do and say something to verify they going to receives a commission even when it’s compromising integrity or something ! unhappy however true
— Antonio Brown (@AB84) March 26, 2019
This isn’t the primary time the large receiver has referred to as out his former workforce. Brown has spent a lot of the offseason being brazenly hostile to the Steelers group with which he spent the primary 9 years of his profession. He referred to as Roethlisberger an “proprietor” and criticized Normal Supervisor Kevin Colbert for saying the opposite gamers on the workforce had been like Roethlisberger’s youngsters. Colbert tried to take again these feedback, however that wasn’t sufficient for Brown.
“After all he tried to make clear as a result of, you recognize, he acknowledged the reality and he’s going to backpedal on his phrases,” Brown instructed ESPN’s Jeff Darlington in February. “However what grown man is looking one other grown man a child? Fifty-two youngsters. Like, you don’t don’t have any respect for these guys? Like, these are the blokes that go to be just right for you.”
About Roethlisberger, the already-strained relationship between them reached a breaking level when Roethlisberger accused Brown of working a nasty route resulting in an interception in Week 16. That remark, Brown says, exhibits what sort of chief Roethlisberger is. “The kind of man he’s. He seems like he’s the proprietor,” Brown mentioned on LeBron James’ HBO present on March 1. “Bro, you threw the shit to the D-lineman! What the f—? I’m over right here large open! You must give me a greater ball!”
The breakup between the 2 sides turned full when the Steelers traded Brown to Oakland on March 13.
A seven-time Professional Bowler, Brown has 837 receptions and 11,207 yards in his profession, essentially the most of any receiver since his rookie season in 2010. His 74 touchdowns throughout that point path solely the just lately retired Rob Gronkowski.