Why the broken collarbone was worth $12m to the Steelers

Breaking News – 03/01/2017 09:23:03 Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown suffered a broken collar bone while tackling Detroit Lions cornerback Darius Slay on Sunday.

The incident occurred when the Steelers’ Brown collided with Slay during a short catch on third down.

It took place in the end zone.

“This is just a matter of time,” Browns quarterback Josh McCown said.

“It’s something that happens, unfortunately.

I’m not going to make excuses.

We’re going to have to fix it.

But, again, it’s a matter in the time we have.”

Brown said he had surgery Tuesday and was expected to be out two to four weeks.

The Steelers released a statement on Monday, saying the injury was “not serious.”

Brown is the first Steelers wideout to be ruled out this season with a broken foot.

In all, 15 players have suffered serious injuries to their collars in 2017.

The injury rate among Steelers wideouts is the highest among all teams.

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