Steelers T Kelvin Beachum Has Earned $236,666.97 From The Performance-Based Pay Program

According to Tom Pelissero of USA Today Sports, Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Kelvin Beachum has a big check headed his way in the future thanks to him being awarded $236,666.97 from the performance-based pay program.

Beachum, who was drafted in the seventh-round of the 2012 NFL Draft out of SMU, played 840 snaps last season for the Steelers and started 12 games.

Beachum took over at left tackle for Mike Adams following the loss in London to the Minnesota Vikings and never looked back. The way things look right now, Beachum will enter training camp as the Steelers starting left tackle.

According to Pelissero, Beachum will receive his performance-based play check on April 1, 2016.

  • frednash

    he deserves it!

  • CW

    Definitely deserves it.

  • RyanW

    Thats awesome that hes earned it but why make him wait 2 years for it? Thats weird how they do that.

  • William Bigelow

    Well deserved ….

  • grw1960

    Great going Beachy

  • westcoasteeler

    That was my first thought. What? Is it stuck in Goodells wallet?!?

  • Steve

    Beachum played every position on the OL (Center, Guard and Tackle) and did it for the betterment of the TEAM. This guy is a true TEAM player who works for his money and deserves extra for the efforts he gave last year.

  • steelster

    A guy playing with a chip on his shoulder, should have been drafted higher.

  • alex

    based on his rate, hes MVP just playn’ one game!

  • Steve

    There guys making a lot more than he, that ride the bench.