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Jeff Saturday Makes His Opinion On Antonio Brown Very Clear

Antonio Brown walks off the field.

TAMPA, FLORIDA - NOVEMBER 08: Antonio Brown #81 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers walks off the field after being defeated by the New Orleans Saints 38-3 at Raymond James Stadium on November 08, 2020 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Antonio Brown made his return to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' starting lineup this past Sunday. The All-Pro wide receiver didn't disappoint, hauling in 10 passes for 101 yards.

During this Tuesday's episode of Get Up, ESPN analyst Jeff Saturday analyzed Brown's performance against the Carolina Panthers.

Although he did acknowledge that Brown can be a headache for the Buccaneers' coaching staff, Saturday knows that his production on the field gives the defending Super Bowl champions the best chance to win.

"That chemistry they've built is absolutely fantastic," Saturday said. "And when you think about Tom Brady and why he brought Antonio Brown there, this type of play is what keeps AB in the NFL, because he makes it easy on quarterbacks. Tom Brady understands that. He knows even when [Mike] Evans comes back, if they need a man-beater, that's the guy who you want to go do it."

With Chris Godwin out for the season with a torn ACL, the Buccaneers need Brown to play at an elite level.

In six games this season, Brown has 519 receiving yards and four touchdowns. Though he's technically not in his prime anymore, he's still a really great playmaker.

We'll see if Brown can keep things rolling on Sunday against the New York Jets.