Antonio Brown has officially requested a transaction from the Pittsburgh Steelers, a source told ’s Adam Schefter Tuesday.

The news of Brown’s commerce request comes after the star wide receiver tweeted a farewell to the Steelers and their fans, saying it’s”time to move on and forwards.”

Brown, 30, has become the subject of wide spread commerce speculation after he failed to appear to work the day before the growing season finale against the Cincinnati Bengals.

Team president Art Rooney II told reporters that some thing changed with Brown the week and he wasn’t sure why. He had achieved to no avail to Brown.

Agent Drew Rosenhaus told on Jan. 25 he’s talked to the Steelers to say Brown’s”position” but wouldn’t disclose particulars.