If you were on Twitter Thursday night, you may have been led to believe that Antonio Brown was .
After numerous conflicting reports regarding the Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver, who has been very vocal about his desire to be traded, the Bills they will not, in fact, be acquiring the disgruntled Pro Bowler.
But for a period of time last night, fans and media outlets believed otherwise. As a result, Twitter users had an absolute ball with the chaos, turning Brown's nonexistent Bills career into a meme, laughing at the immediate collapse of a reportedly close deal and imagining a world in which Brown's quarterback really was Josh Allen:
Antonio Brown still had a more productive Bills career than Nathan Peterman— Eric Stangel (@EricStangel) March 8, 2019
Bills WR Antonio Brown projection: 0 games, 0 targets, 0 receptions, 0 yards, 0 TD— Mike Clay (@MikeClayNFL) March 8, 2019
I can’t believe I slept through the entire Antonio Brown Era in Buffalo.— Ralph Vacchiano (@RVacchianoSNY) March 8, 2019
The Frank Gore era in Philadelphia lasted longer than the Antonio Brown era in Buffalo..— Andrew Brandt (@AndrewBrandt) March 8, 2019