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Antonio Bryant

Antonio Bryant - #84 - WR

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 1"/ 211 lbs.
Birthday 03/09/1981
Birthplace Miami, FL
College Pittsburgh
Years played 8
Drafted 2002, 2nd round, 31st pick by Cowboys

Report: Seahawks cut WR Bryant

Posted Aug. 05, 2012 @ 4:46 p.m. ET
The Seahawks released veteran WR Antonio Bryant on Sunday and re-signed PK Carson Wiggs.

Seahawks sign WR Bryant

Posted July 26, 2012 @ 10:38 p.m. ET
The Seahawks signed WR Antonio Bryant, the team announced Thursday.

T.O., impact rookies ease blow of Bryant release

Posted Sept. 03, 2010 @ 9:45 a.m. ET
The release of WR Antonio Bryant less than six months after signing him to a contract that reportedly paid him close to $7 million in his short time with the club contrasts sharply with the fortuitous decision to sign Terrell ...

Bengals cut WR Bryant

Posted Aug. 29, 2010 @ 1:41 p.m. ET
The Bengals cut WR Antonio Bryant following one of the worst free-agent signings in team history, owing him $7.85 million for not playing a single game.

Bengals hard to figure

Posted Aug. 04, 2010 @ 7:23 p.m. ET
With Terrell Owens added to the mix, are the Bengals destined for another division title? Or will they be bogged down by too much excess baggage? Varying opinions are offered in the following in-depth examination of one of the league ...

Will Bengals' offense be tougher to defend?

Posted July 29, 2010 @ 8:40 a.m. ET
The addition of Terrell Owens was yet another move by Cincinnati to help its passing game. Now, the question is whether these changes will lead to an offense that's more difficult to defend.

Reports: Owens agrees with Bengals

Posted July 27, 2010 @ 6:29 p.m. ET
The Bengals and WR Terrell Owens have agreed on a one-year, $2 million contract,, ESPN and The Cincinnati Enquirer reported on Tuesday.

Bengals won't go quietly

Posted July 21, 2010 @ 4:46 p.m. ET
The Ravens may be widely regarded as the favorite to win the AFC North, but the Bengals are poised to put up a fight as they defend their title, writes PFW's Mike Wilkening.

Bengals keeping defense together

Posted April 01, 2010 @ 7:06 p.m. ET
Undoubtedly, the signing of ex-Buccaneers WR Antonio Bryant in March was the Bengals' most significant individual move of the offseason. The Bengals' offseason moves on defense have received less attention. but they have been important.

With Bryant in fold, is pass-catching TE next for Bengals?

Posted March 18, 2010 @ 12:24 p.m. ET
With Antonio Bryant in the fold, wide receiver becomes a lesser priority in the draft for the Bengals. However, tight end still looms as a position they could address early.

Reports: Bengals agree with WR Bryant

Posted March 10, 2010 @ 5:14 p.m. ET
The Bengals, in need of a playmaking wide receiver to pair with Chad Ochocinco, have agreed with UFA Buccaneers wideout Antonio Bryant on a four-year contract, according to multiple media outlets.

Bucs likely to let Bryant test free-agent market

Posted Jan. 31, 2010 @ 11:48 a.m. ET
The Buccaneers aren't expected to meet WR Antonio Bryant's asking price, we hear in this week's "Whispers," so they'll let their 2009 franchise player hit the open market.

Trade of McNabb not inconceivable

Posted Jan. 16, 2010 @ 8:53 p.m. ET
In our NFC Whispers, we hear it might be premature to rule out a trade of Donovan McNabb despite coach Andy Reid's statement that McNabb will be the Eagles' quarterback next season.


Posted July 26, 2012
The Seattle Seahawks added depth to its unproven wide receiver unit by signing Bryant.||||||| The team announced the signing on Thursday night. The Seahawks report for training camp on Friday with the first practice scheduled for Saturday morning. Bryant had a tryout with the Seahawks during June's minicamp. Coach Pete Carroll said he didn't feel Bryant was in football shape then and wanted to see if the veteran could get himself ready in the month between the June tryout and training camp.
Posted Aug. 29, 2010
The Bengals have released Bryant, who got a four-year, $28 million deal in March but has been sidelined by a bad knee during training camp.||||||| The Bengals chose Bryant over receiver Terrell Owens in March, thinking he was a better complement to receiver Chad Ochocinco. Bryant had surgery to repair cartilage in his left knee last year, and it began bothering him over the summer. The Bengals signed Owens at the start of camp, giving them another option. Bryant didn't appear in any of the four preseason games.
Posted Aug. 05, 2010
Bryant won't play in the Cincinnati Bengals' preseason opener because of his bad knee.||||||| Bryant has been limited at training camp because his left knee isn't completely healthy. Bryant had surgery on it a year ago. The Bengals signed him to a four-year, $28 million deal in the offseason, but aren't sure when he will be able to play. Coach Marvin Lewis said on Thursday that Bryant will sit out the annual Hall of Fame game against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.
Posted March 11, 2010
Bryant's agent said the receiver and the Cincinnati Bengals were "very close" to an agreement on Wednesday, a move that would likely preclude the addition of Terrell Owens. For the second year in a row, the Bengals are trying to find a complement for Chad Ochocinco, the only receiver with appreciable experience on the roster. Ochocinco has lobbied to get Owens, who was in town on Wednesday to meet team officials.||||||| Bryant visited a day earlier and left without a deal in place. Agent Lamont Smith didn't return a phone call on Wednesday, but told the team's Web site that the sides were "very close" to a deal. The Cincinnati Enquirer reported that Bryant would get a four-year, $28 million contract. The 29-year-old receiver had career highs with 83 catches for 1,248 yards and seven touchdowns with Tampa Bay in 2008.
Posted Nov. 08, 2009
Bryant caught three passes for 91 yards and a TD in Sunday's 20-17 loss to Atlanta.||||||| Bryant had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee during training camp and has been hampered by the injury all season.