Articles by Dave Bryan

Report: Steelers Offered Hightower Over $9 Million Per Season

The Pittsburgh Steelers failed to sign linebacker Dont’a Hightower over a week ago as he ultimately decided to re-sign with the New England Patriots. While we now know the financials related to the deal that Hightower ultimately signed to stay in New England there’s now a report as to what…


Steelers OC Todd Haley Present For Notre Dame Pro Day

We already know where Pittsburgh Steelers head Mike Tomlin and linebackers coach Joey Porter are on Thursday and now we can report where offensive coordinator Todd Haley is. According to Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune, Haley spent his Thursday watching the Notre Dame pro day and specifically quarterback DeShone…


As Expected, Mike Tomlin Present At Ohio State Pro Day

Personally, I can’t remember Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin ever missing an Ohio State pro day. With that said, Tomlin is present for the annual Buckeye pro day on Thursday, according to Kimberly Jones of the NFL Network. At Ohio St Pro Day: Belichick, Bowles, Tomlin, Hue, Harbaugh, Mularkey,…




Colbert, Haley Present For Pittsburgh Pro Day On Wednesday

The 2017 NFL Draft will certainly include a few former Pittsburgh Panthers players being selected and on Wednesday the hopefuls strutted their stuff at the school’s annual pro day. As you can probably imagine, the Pittsburgh Steelers had a few people on hand to observe the Panthers’ annual pro day…


Steelers 2017 Salary Cap: Projected Space Exiting Bulk Of Free Agency

While you can never say never, it appears the Pittsburgh Steelers are pretty much done doing their 2017 free agency shopping. Sure, there’s a possibility that another player or two might be ultimately signed, but even if that happens, they aren’t likely to spend much more than minimum on them….



Steelers Present For Connecticut Pro Day To Watch Obi Melifonwu

10 days ago it was reported that the Pittsburgh Steelers were planning to bring Connecticut defensive back Obi Melifonwu in for a pre-draft visit and so it shouldn’t come as a surprise that the team reportedly had somebody present to watch him go through the paces at his Wednesday pro…



Contract Details For New Steelers DL Tyson Alualu

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed free agent defensive lineman Tyson Alualu to a two-year contract on Tuesday and according to Adam Caplan of ESPN and Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle, that deal totals out at $6 million and includes $1.75 million in guarantees. https://twitter.com/caplannfl/status/844547837677518849 Alualu, the former first-round draft pick…



Report: UCLA Edge Takkarist McKinley Set To Meet With Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers will start bringing in players for pre-draft visits very soon and it sounds like UCLA edge-rusher Takkarist McKinley might ultimately be one of them. According to Courtney Fallon of the NFL Network, McKinley said Tuesday at the UCLA pro day that the Steelers are one of several teams…


Contract Details For New Steelers RB Knile Davis

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed running back Knile Davis to a one-year contract on Monday and as expected, it’s a minimum salary benefit deal that comes with a reduced salary cap charge that did not include a signing bonus, according to the latest NFLPA update. Davis is scheduled to earn a…


Contract Details For New Steelers WR Justin Hunter

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed wide receiver Justin Hunter to a one-year free agent contract last Wednesday and as expected, it only includes a minimum base salary for his accrued years. Hunter, who earned a base salary of $675,000 last season with the Buffalo Bills after agreeing to take a pay-cut,…