Antonio Brown’s career is officially in a downwards spiral.
AB has had a rough month or so. From enduring frost bite on his feet during a cryotherapy session, to threatening to retire because he couldn’t play with his old helmet design, to getting in an altercation with a Raiders executive, to being released.
After the Antonio Brown/Raiders saga ended, Brown’s future seemed bright once he signed a deal with the Patriots. Some people even believed this was Antonio Brown’s plan all along to play with Tom Brady & coach Belichick in New England. However, his tenure as a Pat didn’t last more than 1 week. Antonio Brown was released once again, this time because he is being investigated for sexual assault.
How could Antonio Brown’s career, his life take such a dark turn so quick?
Antonio Brown is regarded as one of the best players in the NFL. He fought for his life to earn a starting spot as a 6th round rookie on the Steelers, then quickly became a league phenomenon. What happened? How did this debacle start?
To understand Antonio Brown, you need to know who he is, where he came from, and how he became the man he is today.
AB had an unconventional upbringing, particularly during his high school years. The circumstances he deal with (self-created or not) were difficult for any kid to endure.
Antonio’s road to the NFL was long. There were some bumps along the way that reveal his strengths, weaknesses, and a rough behavioral pattern that we are witnessing today.
However, despite AB’s current reputation, he has also done great things for his hometown Miami community you will soon learn about.
There’s no doubt that Antonio Brown is a complicated character, that’s why these 15 things you didn’t know about Antonio Brown are here to provide clarity.
Without further ado, here are 15 things you didn’t know about Antonio Brown.