Antonio Brown was officially announced by Tampa Buccanneers last October 27. Florida franchise head coach Bruce Arians spoke to ESPN microphones about the addition of the wide receiver, setting expectations high. The coach revealed some of his conversations with the new addition, and showed great enthusiasm.
Finally, everything returns to normal for Antonio Brown. After a year of inactivity due to the scandal that led to his accusations of sexual abuse, the player returns to the grids of the NFL. Tampa buccaneers signed the receiver as a Free Agent for $ 2.5 million, to a one-season contract.
Arians praises Antonio Brown
In the absence of a few days for the player to be able to join the work, Arians referred to the physical condition of his new piece. Looks fantastic. I think we had really good conversations today, him and me. He was in meetings and everything. And we are working with Anthony Piroli and the group of strength and conditioning assistants. Looks in great shape. Yes, ready for next week.
Likewise, the coach was questioned by the complex protocol he goes through Brown for health issues, given their history with breaches of the regulation. He wants to play. If you want to play, you have to. In our conversation today, it’s, ‘We go to football practice, we go to work, we go home and back to work.’ He is totally committed. I don’t think we have a problem with those things. “
Waiting for permission
Antonio Brown he has not yet been able to join the team in training. The strict protocols of the NFL require it to return 6 negative results in 6 consecutive days. For this reason, he would join the squad after the match of the Buccaneers against New York Giants on next Monday Night Football. He would be on Tom Brady’s offensive team to face the New Orleans Saints on November 8.