Antonio Brown signed a $68 Million dollar four year extension making him the highest paid wide receiver in the NFL with the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Brown now will be the Steelers until 2021.
In 2010, Brown was sixth-round pick out of Central Michigan, played in five Pro Bowls, earned three first-team All-Pro nods in his seven seasons. In 2014, He led the league with 1,698 receiving yards.
Little Black history fact, he is the first player in Steelers history to finish with 1,000 receiving yards and 10 receiving touchdowns in three straight seasons.
This was to be Brown’s last year with Pittsburg. A few weeks ago, Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert stated that they wanted Brown to retire a Steelers. In the first three years of his new contract, the wide receiver will receive $18.5 million and $12.5 million in the fourth year.