Gruden challenges Antonio Brown during Raiders offseason

Sports 05/29/19, 02:27

Antonio Brown's credentials were well established long before he arrived in Oakland as the Raiders new No. 1 receiver.Brown posted six straight 100-catch seasons for the Steelers with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and was the NFL's most prolific receiver before he ...

Rookie WR Johnson paying no heed to Antonio Brown mentions

Football 05/10/19, 15:16

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver Diontae Johnson understands parallels will be drawn between himself and former Steelers star Antonio Brown. The third-round pick, however, is focused on forging his own path.The comparisons and serendipitous circumstances that link the two are ...

Steelers begin life after Brown, draft WR Diontae Johnson

Football 04/26/19, 20:50

The Pittsburgh Steelers are reloading at wide receiver following star Antonio Brown's high-profile departure to Oakland.The Steelers selected Toledo's Diontae Johnson with their first of two picks in the third round of the NFL draft on Friday. The 5-foot-10 Johnson ...

Steelers want draft built on difference-makers, not drama

Football 04/18/19, 16:35

Antonio Brown is gone.The Pittsburgh Steelers hope the drama the star wide receiver produced during his prolific, but occasionally problematic stay followed him out the door.And while general manager Kevin Colbert understands it will be difficult to replace such a ...

Raiders sign backup quarterback Landry Jones

Football 03/26/19, 15:43

The Oakland Raiders have signed free agent quarterback Landry Jones.The move on Tuesday gives the Raiders another potential backup behind starter Derek Carr. Oakland signed Mike Glennon earlier in free agency and also has Nathan Peterman on the roster.Jones was ...

Update: Megadeals and trades official at 4 p.m. EDT

Sports 03/13/19, 10:08

The Latest on NFL free agency (all times EDT):11:05 a.m.With the NFL's "legal tampering" period ending at 4 p.m. Wednesday, the flurry of agreements reached the last two days will become official.FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2017, file photo, ...

Source: Raiders agree to deal with safety Lamarcus Joyner

Football 03/12/19, 11:33

After making a couple of big splashes to improve their offense, the Oakland Raiders have now turned to upgrading their struggling defense.The Raiders agreed to a four-year contract with versatile free-agent safety Lamarcus Joyner, a person familiar with the deal ...

Source: Raiders to sign tackle Trent Brown to $66M deal

Football 03/11/19, 14:34

The Oakland Raiders made another big splash Monday, agreeing to sign free agent offensive tackle Trent Brown to a four-year deal worth a record $66 million.Brown will receive $36.75 million guaranteed in the richest contract ever for an offensive lineman, ...

source: Raiders acquire WR Antonio Brown from Steelers

Sports 03/10/19, 01:47

The Oakland Raiders agreed on a deal Saturday night to acquire prolific but disgruntled receiver Antonio Brown from the Pittsburgh Steelers and will give him the lucrative new contract he wanted.A person with direct knowledge of the trade told The ...

Steelers hope to see less of Brown if they pull off trade

Sports 02/27/19, 14:53

Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert insists he would gladly welcome back Antonio Brown next season.If things don't work out, Colbert has a plan for that, too.Colbert addressed the rampant rumors about Brown's future Wednesday by saying he would only ...

Source: Antonio Brown asks Steelers for trade

Sports 02/12/19, 16:10

The Pittsburgh Steelers still haven't decided whether there's a path for wayward wide receiver Antonio Brown to return in 2019.Not that it matters to Brown. He's already made up his mind.A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated ...

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