“Effeminization of the Black Man”: NFL Twitter Fires Back at Antonio Brown for Viciously Taunting Tampa Bay Buccaneers Months After Controversial Split

Published 08/30/2022, 5:39 PM EDT
MIAMI BEACH, FLORIDA – FEBRUARY 24: Antonio Brown attends Floyd Mayweather’s birthday bash at The Gabriel Miami South Beach on February 24, 2022 in Miami Beach, Florida. (Photo by Mark Brown/Getty Images)

It’s been nearly eight months since Antonio Brown shook the NFL world with his bizarre sideline meltdown. But even now, he spares no chance when it comes to taunting the Tampa bay Buccaneers. He did so when they lost their playoff game against the Los Angeles Rams, then again in the offseason and has done the same when the season is about to start.

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After his exit, Antonio Brown has only proven his worth as a sensational rapper. From releasing his first ever album in April to trending on social media, AB continues to impress his fans. On the other hand, not much has changed for the Buccaneers. With Rob Gronkowski and Bruce Arians retiring and Brady being involved in the tampering allegations against the Dolphins, the Bucs have only gained the spotlight for all the wrong reasons.

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Antonio Brown still holds grudges against Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Tom Brady

Hinting such polarities, the 34-year-old rapper recently took to Twitter to tease the Bucs. AB shared an edited clip of a Bucs cheerleader dancing in the Raymond James Stadium on his trending song “Put That Sh*t On.” It was a clear attempt by the former WR to ridicule Bucs and its fans while showcasing his success to them.

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Brown’s attempt to taunt the Bucs did not go well. In no time, fans started to fire back at him for his inappropriate behavior. Many fans trolled the free agent wide receiver for doing the same in the MetLife Stadium.

Others fired back at him for teasing the Bucs.

While many thought the cheerleader to be a lookalike of Eddie Murphy.

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However, it’s not just the Buccaneers that AB holds a grudge against. Recently, Brown went public with his bold opinions on the NFL favoring Tom Brady. He hinted at the sudden 11-day leave taken by Tom Brady after shocking revelations of Brady’s involvement in the tampering allegations against the Miami Dolphins, claimed the spotlight.

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Sauvik Banerjee

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Sauvik Banerjee is currently an NFL writer at EssentiallySports. After completing his Bachelor’s degree in English and Economics from Lucknow University, Sauvik combined his love for NFL and passion for writing to work for team ES. Sauvik has functioned as a content marketing intern at Kyari Innovations and had a brief stint with Knocksense Lucknow.

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