Antonio Brown released by the New England Patriots

Antonio Brown released by the New England patriots amid rape allegations.

“The New England Patriots are releasing Antonio Brown. We appreciate the hard work of many people over the past 11 days, but we feel that it is best to move in a different direction at this time.”

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