Antonio Brown is an American-born professional footballer who plays for the Pittsburgh Steelers. He is the wide receiver of the National Football League (NFL) mentioned above. Before his selection into the NFL Draft in 2010, Brown had played at Central Michigan University during his football college career. He is on record as a punt returner who won All-American honors for two consecutive years which are 2008 and 2009. In this piece, we will look at Antonio Brown’s net worth in 2018, childhood life, career, awards and last but not last his achievements.
Antonio Brown was born in 1988 on 10th July as Antonio Tavaris Brown Sr. He was born to Eddie Brown as well as Adrianne Moss. His birthplace was Miami, Florida, the United States. He was born together with his brother by the name Desmond Brown. His father was also a wide receiver, and his team was Albany Firebirds and had also played for Louisiana Tech.
Upon graduating from Miami Norland High School, Brown furthered his studies. To do so, he joined Central Michigan University. He was a student in the college between 2007 and 2009.
Antonio Brown is a father of five. He has four sons and a daughter whose names are Autonomy Brown, Apollo Brown, Ali Brown, Antanyiah Brown as well as Antonio Brown Jr.
He once took part in the Dancing with the Stars competition. He was on the list released in 2016 on 8th March as a contestant for the 22nd season of the same. His partner was none other than Sharma Burgess who is a renowned professional dancer. They survived elimination until they reached the semi-finals. The duo clinched the fourth position among all the participants.
Antonio Brown started playing football while still studying at Miami Norland High School. He not only played football but also track. As a footballer, he played for the Vikings in various positions including quarterback, punt returner, running back as well as the wide receiver.
His next step was North Carolina Tech Prep but if it was as he wished it could have been Florida State University. However, they rejected his application giving grade issues as the reason. After only five games with the former, Florida International University and he accepted it gladly. Hardly had the game started when he was expelled because of security concerns. The transfer of coach Butch Jones from West Virginia to Central Michigan was the breakthrough that he was waiting for all along. That is how he got a chance to pursue college football at Central Michigan University. His stay was between 2007 and 2009.
His professional career began in 2010. Pittsburgh Steelers selected him into their NFL Draft, and he has been playing for them ever since.
Awards & Achievements
In 2007 he was both MAC Freshman of the Year and Second-team All-MAC. For two times, he has been in the First-team All-American, NFL receiving yards leader, NFL receptions leader, and First-team All-MAC. Regarding Pro Bowl, it has been for six times. Since 2014, he has been in First-team All-Pro while in 2013 he was in Second-team All-pro.
Net Worth of Antonio Brown
Antonio Brown has an estimated net worth of around $16 million. All that is through his hard work in his football career. His 2012 five years contract with the Steelers was worth $42.5 million.
Antonio is a professional football player who has played since 2010. His father was also a wide receiver which shows that a seed does not fall far from the tree. Before NFL, he had played for Miami Norland High School and Central Michigan. His team is Pittsburgh Steelers.