Antonio Brown, as expected, has been ruled out of Pittsburgh's regular season finale against the Browns. Mike Tomlin made the announced during his weekly press conference. He suffered a calf injury in the Steelers' Week 15 matchup against the Browns. Brown, the NFL's leader with 101 receptions and 1,533 yards, is expected to return for the divisional round of the AFC playoffs. He has been consistently been posting social media updates on his improvement that included this encouraging message on Tuesday. A Pro Bowler for the fifth consecutive season, Brown was the difference maker in Pittsburgh's 21-18 victory over Cleveland in Week 1, catching 11 passes for 181 yards that included a game-clinching 38-yard reception on the game's final possession.
Mike Tomlin rules Antonio Brown out of regular season finale
247 Sports | Dec 27