Antonio Brown Trade Not Off The Table Says Steelers President

It's been a tumultuous relationship between the Pittsburgh Steelers and large receiver Antonio Brown. During the week of New Year's,e a number of rumors circulated the staff concerning why Brown sat out the final sport of the season. It was revealed that it was attributable to an altercation with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger at observe. During that week Brown even made it appear as if he wished to be traded from the staff, regardless of experiences saying he by no means demanded a transfer.

Now, in an interview with the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Steelers president Art Rooney II is saying that it is "onerous to examine" Brown enjoying with the squad subsequent season. 

Antonio Brown Trade Not Off The Table Says Steelers President

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“There’s not a lot we will do proper now; we have now time to decide,” Rooney instructed the Post-Gazette. “We’ll have a look at all of the choices. We’re not going to launch him, that’s not on the desk. But I'll say all different choices are on the desk.

As the Post-Gazette reported, the Steelers cannot do something with Brown till the 2019 season formally begins on March 13th. On the 17th, Brown will likely be owed a $2.5 million roster bonus which might in the end price the Steelers. Although, Rooney said that he will not let that deter them from making a later transfer if want be.

The Steelers didn't make the playoffs this season, ending with a document of 9-6-1.