Wide Receiver Antonio Brown Quits NFL, Lashes Out at Robert Kraft

Antonio Brown watches from the sidelines

Antonio Brown watches from the sidelines during an NFL preseason football game on Aug. 15 2019

He went on to take shots at other people in football who have been accused of sexual misconduct. He has not been punished. He also posted on Twitter that Robert Kraft, "got caught in the parlor AB speculations fired different strokes different folks clearly".

He followed it up with a series of tweets about Patriots owner Bob Kraft, former player turned TV personality Shannon Sharpe and Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, who each had scandals mark their careers.

"4 games for Big Ben insane world I'm done with it", Brown wrote alongside the image. He deleted the tweet a few hours later.

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Brown also expressed his discontent for how the Patriots handled his release.

Days after signing Brown, the receiver was hit with a lawsuit that alleged he sexually assaulted and raped a woman.

Brown's former trainer, Britney Taylor, filed a federal civil lawsuit in Florida on September 10 alleging the 31-year-old raped her at his Miami home in May 2018 and forcibly kissed and sexually assaulted her at his Pittsburgh-area home in June 2017. He and coach Bill Belichick talked and "decided together" to cut Brown, according to The Athletic.

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The NFL, meanwhile, has released the following statement on Brown's status. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the grievance is not released to the public.

Brown has been one of the league's top wide receivers since being drafted by the Steelers in 2010, having recorded over 1,000 receiving yards in each of the past six seasons and seven of his nine years in the league. The other $4 million was due on January 15.

Antonio Brown #17 of the New England Patriots looks on against the Miami Dolphins, Sept. 15, 2019 in Miami. Brown's release from the team coincided with a report in Sports Illustrated that another woman accused Brown of sexual harassment while she working at his home.

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"Shannon Sharpe the amusing guy still on tv after this", Brown tweeted, alongside the image of a story about the allegations. The NFL met with his first accuser, Brown's former trainer Britney Taylor, last Monday and were reportedly meeting with his second one from the intimidating text messages on Friday as Brown was cut by New England.

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