PITTSBURGH – Antonio Brown makes his trade request for his contract
The Pittsburgh Steelers Sanctuary said on Instagram video that he does not play without guaranteed money. Brown said to Stills that he wants to deal, and uses social media to back up this desire.
"If your team wants to win there and your team wants a hungry broad receiver that is the best in the world. My phone," Brown said in a cell phone while working on the elliptical. "Tell them I do not make any guarantees. . I will not even play myself any more for this NFL, you've heard. "
The Steelers All-Pro Wide Receiver Antonio Brown took questions from fans on Twitter on Saturday. His recent trade request and his relationship with Defender Ben Rethysberger.
Brown has no more real guarantees for his current deal, with an annual expansion of $ 72.7 million. He signed in 2017 a basic salary of $ 12.625 million, $ 11.3 million, and a share of 12.5 million shares These relatively modest figures are considered a point of sale in trade. Brown received a $ 2.5 million bonus on March 17, but Steelers could avoiding payment by trading or releasing it by that date.
NFL contracts can be redone, so Brown can ask a new team to convert money into salary in the warranties – a strategy that Stillers has used twice with Brown in the past, transforming the future Money is a subscription bonus, but the teams hold power because it has signed a contract. The only real lever Brown is threatening to hold on.
Brown counts on July 31, and the "Stills" make the receiver, South Smith-Schuster, a crime coordinator. The team would have raised $ 21.12 million in cash by issuing or trading Brown, but would have compensated for this money by saving $ 22.165 million in 2019 salary. "Great Chest" is now restless.
"I think I've done everything. What do you think? What's left to me?" – said Brown. "Won the Super Bowl, hey, I have to be the right team for this, really? Who wants smoke? I have a lot of accumulated fuel. When this fuel turns into smoke, I hope you're in shape, I hope you're" I'm telling you , I'm ready to go 36 rounds, like heavy weight, I heard. …
"If your team got guaranteed money, tell them, call me." AB can not do any more negarante. So, we understand. I want you to clearly understand and understand something. This is not a game, people. not for the show, it will not be cool. It strongly inspires you that nobody can determine your destination, but you. "
Brown asked for his work last month, but Stills weighs the options and they will be patient. who holds the NFL record from six consecutive seasons by 100.
Brown met Tuesday with the President of Steelers Art Rooney II. In a Q & A session on Saturday, Brown said that the Steelers defender Ben Rethysberger has an "owner mentality" to challenge players and coaches without any consequences, and that coach Mike Tomlin told Brown to leave at the 17th week while he was injured.