A sixth round pick of the 2010 NFL Draft, Antonio Brown is a wide receiver for the Oakland Raiders. Brown last played in the NFL for the Pittsburgh Steelers and helped them reach the Super Bowl in his rookie year itself but the franchise fell short to the Green Bay Packers who won Super Bowl XLV. Since he has entered the league, no other player has racked up as many receptions or receiving yards as Brown.
Despite his tussle with the Steelers' upper echelon, Brown made it to the Pro Bowl, was selected to the All-Pro First Team and led the league in receiving touchdowns during the 2018 season. He has an estiamated net worth of $30 million.
Antonio Brown Salary
Brown initially joined the Steelers on a 3-year $1.28 million deal. The 30-year-old's last contract extension took place in February 2017 when Brown signed a 4-year $68 million deal which included $19 million in signing bonus. Throughout his 9-year career, Brown his earned almost $70 million in cumulative salary earnings and pocketed $16,775,000 in salary earnings in 2018.
After being traded to the Oakland Raiders in March this year, he reportedly signed a 3-year $50 million contract with the franchise.
Antonio Brown Endorsements
Just like other several sports athletes, Antonio Brown has also signed a deal with Nike. Besides Nike, Brown is also being sponsored by the likes of Microsoft. As a result, Brown ended up pocketing nearly $2.5 million in endorsement deals last year.
Antonio Brown Charity Work
Antonio Brown has concentrated most of his philanthropy efforts towards children. In 2016, he donated $100,000 to the Children School of Pittsburgh. In 2017, he helped to provide 800 backpacks and other school supplies. Brown has also hosted several charity softball/basketball games in the past.