Five Things You May Not Know About Antonio Brown


When Antonio Brown is on the field, the Pittsburgh Steelers are always in danger of scoring a touchdown. Brown has great hands and rare speed. He combines those with some reliable hands to make his mark on the league as one of the best receivers in the game. Defenses around the country shudder when it’s their week to cover this great pass catcher.

Here are five things you may not know about Antonio Brown:

High School Ties

Antonio Brown attended Miami Norland Senior High School in Miami Gardens, Florida. Other notable names to attend the same school include football players Dwayne Bowe, Ereck Flowers, Duke Johnson, Darrin Smith, Xavier Rhodes, and Tourek Williams.

36 Better Than Antonio Brown?

Coming out of Central Michigan University for the 2010 NFL Draft, Antonio Brown was ranked as the 37th best wide receiver available by NFLDraftScout.com.

Antonio Brown’s #84!

Antonio Brown wears jersey number 84 for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Other players who have worn that number for the team include Buddy Dial, Randy Grossman, Chris Kolodziejski, Jerame Tuman, and Mike Mularkey.

Antonio Brown’s First Touchdown

In the first quarter of his very first NFL game, a Steelers win over the Titans, Antonio Brown scored his very first NFL touchdown when he returned a Rob Bironas kickoff on a reverse play for a touchdown.

Antonio Brown’s First 100 Yard Game

The first 100 yard game in Antonio Brown’s NFL career came during his second season in a win over the Cardinals when he caught seven passes for 102 yards.

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