SAN FRANCISCO (KDKA) — According to hall of fame wide receiver Jerry Rice, Steelers wideout Antonio Brown wants to play for the 49ers.READ MORE: Penguins Auctioning Off Jerseys To Benefit Dollar Energy Fund
Rice talked about Brown during a radio show on 95.7 The Game in San Francisco Monday.
“The 🐐 has spoken.”
“Does Antonio Brown want to play for the 49ers? “Yeah, he wants to come here really bad.” @JerryRice on his Facetime conversation yesterday w/ Antonio Brown.”
According to Rice, Brown is in frequent communication with him. The two had a FaceTime conversation over the weekend in which Brown posted on Instagram.
“Jerry Rice told @957thegame that Antonio Brown wants to play for San Francisco “Really Bad” Brown just recently FaceTimed Rice and posted a picture on Instagram.”
Pittsburgh is not guaranteed to trade the All-Pro, but conversations about his potential landing spots are definitely heating up.MORE NEWS: NASA Rocket Launch Should Be Visible Along East Coast Monday Night
According to CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora, if a trade were to be made, it would not happen until around the NFL Combine in March.