Insider Only Mike Tomlin won’t coach in fear when it comes to using Antonio Brown as a returner

  • Behind Ben Roethlisberger there might not be a more important player to the Steelers this coming season than pro bowl wide receiver Antonio Brown. Despite Brown emerging last season as one of the NFL’s best receivers, Mike Tomlin won’t coach in fear when it comes to Antonio Brown as Tomlin said today Brown will continue to see time returning punts this season. “He’s a Pro Bowl caliber return man, so that’s how you play him,” Tomlin said. Brown has two career punt return touchdowns and averaged 12.8 yards per punt last season.

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