Christian Fauria: Patriots have kicked tires on Antonio Brown

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November 21, 2019 - 3:15 pm
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Antonio Brown is back in the news this week following issuing an apology to Patriots owner Robert Kraft and the organization via social media.

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Some took this, along with his meeting with the NFL last week, as a sign he could potentially play again this season.

If that is true, would the Patriots take another chance? Maybe.

According to Christian Fauria of Ordway, Merloni & Fauria, the Patriots have "kicked the tires" on Brown and there have been discussions.

The Patriots are paying Brown roughly $9 million after he was released in September following sending alleged threatening text messages to a woman who accused him of sexual misconduct in a Sports Illustrated story.

Tom Brady was asked about Brown's apology Wednesday and said, "I didn’t out too much thought into it but – yeah. It’s his choice and good for him." Meanwhile, Bill Belichick said to ask Kraft about it.

Stay tuned.

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