SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Mike Jones reacts to the news that the Oakland Raiders have cut Antonio Brown after a tumultuous couple of months with the team. USA TODAY
One day after Raiders coach Jon Gruden said Antonio Brown was ready to move on from his pre-season grievances and play football, Oakland released Brown hours after he publicly requested to be let go.
Gruden said Friday that the Raiders were excited to have Brown back, following Brown’s mid-week confrontation with general manager Mike Mayock. Hours later, ESPN reported that Brown was fined again by the Raiders for his behavior – but the details of the fine led Brown to ask for a