Brown is requesting more money than Bucs will provide, NFL Network experiences
Antonio Brown made a request for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to re-sign him through web-based media Monday nonetheless colleague Devin White hopped in to say they’re “waiting” on him.
The Bucs praised being the principal group since 1977 to carry back each one of many 22 starters from a Super Bowl triumph in a publish on Instagram.
Earthy coloured, who stays a free specialist regardless of being a essential piece of that achievement, remarked beneath the publish “sign AB.”
White, the group’s star linebacker, answered back to Brown’s comment saying “waiting on you.”
The back-and-forth between the 2 could possibly be concerning experiences that Brown and the Bucs have been not in a position to concur on contract negotiations.
As per the NFL Network, the Bucs have communicated income in Brown returning nonetheless he’s requesting more money than they’re prepared to provide. Earthy coloured acquired $2 million final season and the Bucs are looking for a comparative quantity whereas the veteran wideout wants one thing nearer to showcase esteem.
Leonard Fournette, whose re-signing lately introduced back the final starter, talked about Brown’s standing with the group and his expectations that he would return.
“I hope he comes back,” Fournette instructed ProFootballTalk final week. “Guys like that, you need around.”
“He’s just, I think, misunderstood, a lot. I didn’t know too much about AB before we played with each other, but he’s a great guy to be around and I hope he comes back.”