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NFL star Antonio Brown files defamation suit against Memphis woman

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – NFL star Antonio Brown is counter-suing the Memphis woman who accused him of rape and sexual assault. Brown is suing B...

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – NFL star Antonio Brown is counter-suing the Memphis woman whoaccused him of rape and sexual assault.

Brown is suing Britney Taylor for defamation and interfering withhis NFL and sponsorship contracts. Taylor was a trainer for the Patriots’ widereceiver.

The countersuit claims that Brown and Taylor’s relationship wasalways consensual. It also claims Taylor sought a $1.6 million investment from Brownfor her gymnastics business in Memphis after Brown inked a $72 million contractwith the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2017.

Brown has requested a trial by jury.