Latest Antonio Brown News

Brown's status in question after strong debut with Pats

Sep. 16, 2019 8:38 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Antonio Brown had a stellar debut with the New England Patriots. Whether he will have an opportunity for a repeat performance this week will be up to the NFL. Brown led the Patriots with four catches for 56 yards and a touchdown during New England's 43-0 win over of the Miami...

Brown's status again in limbo this week amid allegations

Sep. 16, 2019 6:26 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — New England Patriots receiver Antonio Brown's availability is again in limbo this week with the NFL preparing to meet with the former trainer that has filed a civil lawsuit accusing the star receiver of rape and sexual assault. On Monday, the NFL declined to comment on the...

Steelers' Roethlisberger done for season with elbow injury

Sep. 16, 2019 5:41 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger likes to point out that he's played through the end of every contract he's ever signed. It's tangible proof of the longtime Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback's commitment both to the game itself and the franchise he's led to a pair of Super Bowl titles. That commitment...

Call to arms: Saints, Steelers reel with Brees, Big Ben out

Sep. 16, 2019 12:50 PM EDT

Few scenes Sunday seemed more incongruous than Drew Brees and Ben Roethlisberger on the sideline watching their teams trying to score without them. Even odder is the news Monday that Big Ben is done for the year with an elbow injury, and Brees is having hand surgery that will sideline him for a long period. This...

Week 2 ICYMI: Back for now, Brown leads the way for Patriots

Sep. 16, 2019 3:10 AM EDT

On the field, Antonio Brown was hard to catch. Off it — hard to find. Brown's debut with the New England Patriots was a success. He was Tom Brady's favorite target Sunday, finishing with four catches for 56 yards and a 20-yard touchdown that he celebrated by vaulting over the wall behind the end zone and...

Newcomer Brown scores as Patriots beat Dolphins 43-0

Sep. 15, 2019 7:11 PM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — When Antonio Brown celebrated his first touchdown with the New England Patriots by vaulting into a first-row luxury box, he didn't linger. The Patriots had a job to finish. Determined to play to the final gun after allowing a miracle comeback at Miami last year, the Patriots beat...

AP source: NFL to meet with Antonio Brown accuser Monday

Sep. 15, 2019 6:13 PM EDT

The NFL plans to meet Monday with a woman who says she was raped by New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown. A person with direct knowledge of the situation confirmed the meeting to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the situation. Britney Taylor accused Brown of...

Pats' Antonio Brown said to be eligible, but will he play?

Sep. 13, 2019 11:07 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Antonio Brown is said to be eligible to play against Miami. Whether he actually does after just three practices with the Patriots is still not clear. "We're determining that," coach Bill Belichick said Friday. "I'm not gonna hand out a copy of the game plan. We'll do what we think...

Is another drubbing in store for Dolphins against Patriots?

Sep. 13, 2019 3:51 PM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The spread between the New England Patriots and Miami Dolphins kept growing this week, just as it has been doing for years, and just as it is expected to do Sunday. New England began the week as a 14-point favorite Sunday, and the number steadily rose to 18½, pushed higher...

Chiefs, Raiders missing big-play WRs heading into matchup

Sep. 12, 2019 7:51 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Tyreek Hill streaking downfield for big receptions from Patrick Mahomes figured to be a major part of Kansas City's passing offense this year. The Raiders were counting on technician Antonio Brown to get open on intermediate and deep balls to provide a needed spark in Oakland. When...