By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Antonio Brown has reportedly found a new team.
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Friday that the wide receiver and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have agreed on a one-year contract. Schefter reports Brown will likely make his debut in Week 9. Brown is reportedly visiting the team on Saturday.
Update: Antonio Brown and the Buccaneers have reached agreement on a one-year deal, per sources.
Language still has to be finalized, COVID protocols passed, but Brown is likely to make his Bucs’ debut in Week 9 against the Saints.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 23, 2020
In July, Brown was suspended without pay for the first eight regular-season games of the 2020 season. The NFL announced that Brown was suspended for multiple violations of the league’s personal conduct policy.
Brown played one game with the New England Patriots last season before being released. Brown spent the first nine seasons of his career in Pittsburgh.