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Steelers To Sign QB Tyler Palko To Practice Squad

Mike Prisuta is reporting for Steel City Insider that the Steelers will sign quarterback Tyler Palko to the practice squad on Wednesday. It was reported earlier in the day that the Steelers were going to bring in Jeff Garcia and Cleo Lemon for visits, but those stories ended up not being true. For now the […]

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Steelers Sign LB Curtis Gatewood To Practice Squad

On Wednesday, the Steelers signed linebacker Curtis Gatewood to the practice squad to fill the spot vacated by Donovan Woods. Gatewood is in his second season out of Vanderbilt and was originally signed by the Washington Redskins as an undrafted free agent in 2008. He has also spent time on the rosters of the Kansas […]

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Steelers Release LB Arnold Harrison, Sign LB Donovan Woods

In an attempt to shore up the Steelers special teams unit and more specifically the kick off return coverage, the Steelers released linebacker Arnold Harrison on Tuesday and signed linebacker Donovan Woods from the practice squad to replace him. Woods is an accomplished special teams player. Mike Tomlin will likely address this move in his […]

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Steelers Sign DE Harris, Place DE Smith On Injured Reserve

On Wednesday the Steelers placed defensive end Aaron Smith on injured reserve and signed defensive end Ra\’Shon Harris from the Carolina Panthers practice squad to the 53-man roster. Smith suffered a severe right shoulder injury during the Detroit Lions game this past Sunday and will require season ending surgery. Harris was a sixth-round draft pick […]

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Steelers Re-Sign RB Redman To Practice Squad

The Steelers announced today that running back Isaac Redman has been re-signed back to the practice squad. Redman was released on Monday after being promoted to the active roster on Saturday because Willie Parker was out with turf toe.

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Steelers Release RB Redman, Re-sign DE Eason

On Monday the Steelers re-signed defensive end Nick Eason and released running back Isaac Redman according to a Jim Wexell Twitter post. Redman had been signed from the practice squad as insurance with starting running back Willie Parker sidelined Sunday night with turf toe. The Steelers are hoping to re-sign Redman to the practice squad […]

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Steelers Release DE Eason, Sign RB Redman From Practice Squad

The Steelers have released defensive end Nick Eason and activated running back Isaac Redman to the active roster from the practice squad on Saturday.

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Steelers Place FB Frank Summers On Injured Reserve

On Tuesday, the Steelers placed fullback Frank Summers on injured reserve with a back injury, thus ending his season. Summers was a drafted in the 5th round in the 2009 draft and was the 169th pick overall for the Steelers.

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Steelers Re-Sign FB Carey Davis

Reportedly the Steelers have re-signed fullback Carey Davis in lieu of the injuries to Tight end David Johnson and fullback Frank Summers. To make room on the roster for Davis, Summers was placed on injured reserve.

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Steelers Release TE Dezmond Sherrod, Sign TE Kevin Brock To Practice Squad

On Tuesday, the Steelers reportedly released tight end Dezmond Sherrod from the practice squad and signed tight end Kevin Brock to take his place. Brock was previously released by Jets on September 4th. He is a former Rutgers University product that was originally signed as an undrafted free agent by the Carolina Panthers. Brock is […]

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Steelers Sign Justin Hartwig To Three-year Contract Extension

The Steelers signed center Justin Hartwig to a three-year contract extension on Tuesday according to his agent Drew Rosenhaus via his Twitter page. The Steelers have a policy of not negotiating contracts during the season so this will likely be the last contract done. Hartwig is now under contract through the 2012 season. It is […]

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Steelers Sign Tuff Harris To Practice Squad

The Steelers signed defensive back Tuff Harris to the practice squad this morning. Harris was released by the Tennessee Titans on Saturday. Harris is a former University of Montana player and appeared in six games last season for the Titans. The Steelers practice squad is now at the maximum eight players.

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Panthers Claim Ra\’Shon Harris Off Waivers

The Carolina Panthers made a last minute claim of Steelers rookie defensive end Ra\’Shon Harris on Sunday. Harris will now be a member of the Panthers 53 man roster, but will likely be inactive on Sunday versus the Philadelphia Eagles. Harris was drafted in the 6th round and 205th overall pick. He had rough start […]

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Steelers Announce Practice Squad – Redman Signed

EDITED: IT HAS SINCE BEEN ANNOUNCED THAT RA\’SHON HARRIS WAS CLAIMED LAST MINUTE BY CAROLINA. The Steelers signed seven players to the practice squad on Sunday. They include one 2009 draft pick in the form of center A.Q. Shipley. Also signed was training camp sensations, running back Isaac Redman, wide receiver Tyler Grisham and defenseive […]

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Final Roster Cuts Coming In – Final 53 Man Roster

The roster cuts are starting to leak out. We will update this list through the afternoon as the Steelers cut to 53 players. The official list will not be released until later on Saturday. THESE ARE NOW OFFICIAL! C A. Q. Shipley T Jason Capizzi FB Carey Davis (injury settlement) RB Isaac Redman DT Scott […]

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Steelers Sign Brett Keisel To New 5 Year Contract

The Steelers signed defensive end Brett Keisel to a five-year contract extension on Monday. Keisel becomes the eighth player to reach a new deal with the Pittsburgh since they won the Super Bowl in February. Details of the contract should be available soon.

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Steelers Place Stapleton On IR, Release 4 Others

The Steelers released center Alex Stepanovich, wide receiver Martin Nance, wide receiver Steven Black and safety Derrick Richardson on Monday and placed offensive lineman Darnell Stapleton on injured reserve, thus ending his season. Stapleton had arthroscopic surgery to on his knee a few weeks ago and the knee will likely need further work and rehab. […]

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Steelers Sign Alex Stepanovich, Release Jordan Reffett

The Steelers signed veteran center Alex Stepanovich on Monday and released defensive end Jordan Reffett. Stepanovich is a six-year veteran who played for the Atlanta Falcons last season. The Steelers are thin at the center position with Justin Hartwig still recovering from a toe injury and Darnell Stapleton recovering from exploratory knee surgery. Stepanovich will […]

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RB Stefan Logan Removed From PUP List

Steelers running back Stefan Logan was activated from PUP list this morning according to Jim Wexell and is practicing in the Monday morning session. Logan was recovering from a mild foot sprain that was limiting his ability to cut. Logan is an undrafted free agent from the CFL league where he played for the B.C. […]

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Steelers Sign Heath Miller To New 6 Year Contract

The Steelers nailed down an important upcoming free agent on Wednesday night as tight end Heath Miller agreed to a new six-year contract. The new deal ensures he will be under contract until the 2014 season. Miller was about to enter the final season of the contract he signed in 2005 as a rookie. The […]

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Steelers Sign First Round Draft Pick Ziggy Hood

First round draft pick, Evander Ziggy Hood, agreed to a contract on Saturday with the Steelers. The deal is rumored to be a five year contract with 6 million in guarantees. This now means the Steelers will have all 9 draft picks signed and ready for the start of camp next week. At the time, […]

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Steelers Sign Rookie Offensive Lineman Kraig Urbik

The Steelers signed rookie offensive lineman, Kraig Urbik, to a three year contract on Monday. Urbik was the first of three third round draft picks selected by the Steelers in the 2009 NFL draft. The Steelers now have 8 of 9 draft picks signed with only first round pick, Ziggy Hood, unsigned.

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Steelers Cornerback Fernando Bryant Retires

Steelers cornerback Fernando Bryant announced his retirement on Tuesday following a lengthy and well traveled, 10-year NFL career. The 32 year old Bryant had signed with the Steelers on Nov. 11, 2008. Bryant was originally drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars with the 26th overall pick in the 1999 NFL draft and he became only the […]

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Steelers Sign Max Starks To New Four Year Contract

The Steelers signed veteran offensive tackle Max Starks to a new four-year contract on Tuesday that will keep him with the Steelers through 2012. Financial terms of the contract were not officially released, but it is rumored to be a $26.3 million, four-year contract, according to a source. Included in the deal is $10 million […]

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Steelers Sign Draft Pick David Johnson

The Steelers signed tight end David Johnson to a three-year contract on Friday. Johnson was the final pick the Steelers made in the NFL draft. This leaves the Steelers with only two unsigned draft picks, defensive lineman, Ziggy Wood and offensive lineman, Kraig Urbik. Below are the base contract numbers for Johnson. David Johnson 2009 […]

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Steelers Release Six Players

The Steelers officially released six players on Thursday. Released were defensive end Jeff Bradley, long-snapper Mark Estermyer, wide receiver Jayson Foster, wide receiver Cedric Goodman, quarterback Kevin McCabe and fullback Ryan Powdrell. This brings the roster number down to 81 at the time. The Steelers will need to release 1 more player to get to […]

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