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Antonio Brown has asked for a trade, but there’s no deal yet

Tuesday afternoon’s tweet from Steelers receiver Antonio Brown suggests that there’s been a recent development between him and the Steelers. Per a league source, there hasn’t been. However, the source says that Brown previously has requested a trade, and that Brown still wants one. Brown is under contract for three seasons. He signed his most [more]

Antonio Brown bids farewell to Pittsburgh

It’s not clear that he’s leaving, but it’s definitely clear that he’s saying goodbye. Steelers receiver Antonio Brown has taken to Twitter to bid farewell to Pittsburgh. “Thank you SteelerNation for a big 9 years…time to move on and forward,” Brown said, adding the deuces emoji and #NewDemands. The message means either that the Steelers [more]

Antonio Brown faces no league scrutiny for reckless driving

It’s been a bad offseason for Steelers receiver Antonio Brown, but here’s an item of good news. According to the NFL, Brown will face no league scrutiny for reckless driving arising from driving his car in excess of 100 mph. The Personal Conduct Policy includes general language that arguably would apply to driving at that [more]

Antonio Brown found guilty of reckless driving

Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown was cited for going over 100 mph in Ross Township, Pennsylvania last November and the charges stemming from the incident were settled on Tuesday. According to multiple reports, Brown was found guilty of reckless driving. Brown did not appear in court and his attorney declined to give a statement. Brown’s [more]

Offseason is here, and drama will unfold

The NFL never sleeps, thanks in part to the reality that, every year, there’s plenty of drama generated by many of the league’s franchises. So which franchises will be producing the most of it this offseason? Friday’s PFT Live pondered the question in the form of a draft. The process had only one rule: The [more]

Antonio Brown ramps up domestic dispute with woman who accused him of misconduct

Steelers receiver Antonio Brown is taking a big risk, whether he realizes it or not. Via Joe Rutter of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Brown has filed for custody of his daughter in the aftermath of the girl’s mother accusing Brown of domestic violence. Brown’s lawyer, Jaclyn Soroka, has said that Brown hopes to “ensure that his daughter [more]

J.J. Watt compares the Steelers to the Kardashians

With questions swirling around Antonio Brown and Le'Veon Bell, talk that Mike Tomlin doesn’t have a tight enough rein on his players and doubt cast about Ben Roethlisberger‘s leadership, the drama around the Pittsburgh Steelers organization recently would make for great reality television. That’s what Texans defensive lineman J.J. Watt thinks. Watt said on Late [more]

Steelers add two players to offseason roster

The Steelers announced a pair of additions to their 90-man offseason roster on Friday. Linebacker Robert Spillane and running back Malik Williams are the new faces in Pittsburgh. Both players entered the league as undrafted free agents last year. Spillane signed with the Titans and appeared in two games during the regular season before being [more]

Steelers should be more concerned about Antonio Brown than Le’Veon Bell

Pittsburgh’s effort to concoct a strategy for tagging and trading running back Le'Veon Bell is a luxury that the Steelers can’t presently afford. Because they currently have a pot boiling far more violently than the elixir of loose ends relating to Le’Veon Bell. As noted by Dan Katz a/k/a Big Cat during Friday’s PFT Live, [more]

Pittsburgh’s reported plan for Le’Veon Bell would violate the CBA

NFL teams love to embrace the provisions of the CBA that give them leverage and options. And NFL teams love to ignore the provisions of the CBA that limit their power. On both sides of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, NFL teams currently are contemplating the application of a tag in a manner that would violate [more]

Report: Steelers still considering transition tag for Le’Veon Bell

The Steelers have used the franchise tag on running back Le'Veon Bell the last two seasons, but they aren’t expected to make it a hat trick this offseason. They could use the transition tag, however. Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that the team is still considering that course of action with the intent [more]

NFL will investigate Antonio Brown domestic incident

Antonio Brown wasn’t arrested after a recent domestic dispute, but he could indeed face discipline from the league. “We will look into the matter,” NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy told PFT via email. By saying “look into,” the league means it will investigate. Which means that an investigation could result in a suspension of Brown. As [more]

Incident report alleges Antonio Brown pushed woman, knocked her down

Word broke on Tuesday that Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown was involved in a domestic dispute in Hollywood, Florida last month, but was not arrested after police looked into the matter. Andy Slater of 640 The Hurricane obtained the incident report put together by the police department on Wednesday. Per the report, the mother of [more]

Will Antonio Brown face a Personal Conduct Policy investigation?

Antonio Brown‘s complicated NFL career has become even more complicated. Although Brown wasn’t arrested after police were called over a domestic incident that included an allegation that Brown engaged in misconduct, the NFL could choose to investigate Brown, and to take action against him under the Personal Conduct Policy. It’s unclear whether the league will [more]

Steelers hire Adrian Klemm as assistant offensive line coach

The Steelers lost offensive line coach Mike Munchak to the Broncos and promoted his assistant Shaun Sarrett to take his place, which left them in need of a new assistant offensive line coach for the 2019 season. They filled that hole on Tuesday. The team announced that Adrian Klemm has joined the staff as Sarrett’s [more]

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