The now infamous Antonio Brown video has taken on new life. Yes, we soon will forget this event ever happened in our lifetimes. But the aftermath has, we ought to note, been interesting.
First, there was Bill Belichick intentionally botching the names of social media sites (which he darned well knows the real names of) and saying he’s not “on” any of them. That was cute, but somewhat predictable.
More notable was Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin ripping Brown for it, saying that he’ll be disciplined and hinting it could have implications on Brown’s future contract talks. Then Brown apologized for the video, and we assumed that would be that.
What time is kickoff, amIright?
But New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman helped birth a new discussion, even if his full comments are not that bad when you step back, that seemed to get Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger a little defensive about his team. Context, however, is important here.Read More »from Big Ben defends Steelers after Julian Edelman's 'how that team is run' comment