After months of legal disputes and immense uncertainty, everything is ready for you to Antonio Brown make your return to NFL. The journalist, Adam Schefter has revealed this Friday, October 23, that the receiver has reached an agreement with Tampa buccanners to join the squad in the coming days as a Free Agent, being a hit in the league.
One year inactive
“The talks are not over yet. COVID protocols will have to be passed, but it is expected that Brown make your debut with the Bucs in Week 9 against the Saints ”were the revelations of the ESPN reporter. In this way, the player ends his year of inactivity, after the New England Patriots cut his contract within a few days of his hiring in 2019.
It is worth remembering that the Foxborough team acquired the services of Antonio Brown in Free Agency, after his controversial departure from Oakland Riders (now Las Vegas team). However, this was cut just 5 days after his debut with the then defending champions of the NFL, after it was revealed that he had been reported for sexual abuse.
Tom Brady as a key piece
According to reports from the city of Tampa, Tom Brady has been a key character in the arrival of Brown to the Buccaneers. The legendary quarterback has been calling for the receiver since signing for the franchise. The players shared a few days during Free Agent’s passage through New England, and a single performance would have been enough to convince the most successful quarterback in history.
TB – Antonio Brown
The only match that Tom Brady and Antonio Brown played together with the Patriots was in Week 2 of last season of the NFL, in the regular phase match against the Miami Dolphins. The receiver added a total advance of 50 yards, and had a touchdown pass by the quarterback. In addition to this, he is the second-fastest sprinter in the history of the Pittsburg Steelers (11,207) and the second with the most touchdown passes received (74).