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Steelers Re-Sign LB Andre Frazier

The Steelers have re-signed linebacker Andre Frazier, according to ESPN, he has agreed to a two-year, $1.375 million contract that includes a $125,000 signing bonus. Frazier was an undrafted linebacker signed by the Steelers in 2005 and is 26 years old. Frazier will earn base salaries of $620,000 and $630,000 over the next two seasons […]

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Steelers Re-Sign WR Martin Nance

Wide receiver Martin Nance, who ended the 2008 season on Steelers practice squad, re-signed with Pittsburgh last week according to a source. Nance is scheduled to compete with 2008 second round draft pick, Limas Sweed, for the vacated number three receiver spot now that Nate Washington has left via free agency. Nance attended Miami University, […]

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Steelers Sign FB Sean McHugh To Three Year Contract

The Steelers signed FB Sean McHugh to a three year, $2.57 million contract on Friday. The Steelers had tendered $1.01 million for one year on Thursday to McHugh, but he opted for a longer contract instead of the tender. The signing bonus was reportedly $390,000. McHugh took over the starting job fullback from Carey Davis […]

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Steelers Sign G Chris Kemoeatu To Five Year Contract

The Steelers re-signed guard Chris Kemoeatu to the roster on Friday to a contract worth $20 million over the next five years. It was widely reported that Kemoeatu was going to sign a contract with the New York Jets for roughly the same amount as the Jets reportedly offered a four-year deal for $16.8 million […]

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Steelers Release G Simmons And LB Humpal

The Steelers released former 2002 first round draft pick right guard Kendall Simmons and linebacker Mike Humpal on Thursday. Simmons tore his Achilles tendon in the fourth game of 2008 and was placed on injured reserve. Humpal, was a 2008 sixth-round draft pick and also was on injured reserve with a neck injury.

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Steelers sign defensive end Jordan Reffett

The Steelers added depth to their offseason roster by signing first-year defensive end Jordan Reffett to the roster on Monday. Reffett is a graduate of the University of Washington and was originally signed by the Steelers as an undrafted rookie free agent last April. He was released in training camp and signed to the practice […]

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Steelers Re-Sign Practice Squad Players, Add WR Williams & FB Powdrell

The Steelers re-signed WR Dallas Baker, CB Roy Lewis, S Ryan Mundy, TE Dezmond Sherrod, RB Justin Vincent and LB Donovan Woods on Thursday. All six players spent part or all of the 2008 season on the Steelers practice squad. The Steelers also signed two additional players to their offseason roster. Those players were, WR […]

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Steelers Sign BC Lions RB Logan To Two Year Contract

The Steelers have agreed to a two year future contract with B.C. Lions running back Stefan Logan. The two-year deal with  will be signed on Friday. There is no significant signing bonus in the deal, but that fact does not bother the South Dakota product. “I\’m not worried about that,” Logan told TSN.  “They told […]

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Steelers Sign Practice Squad C Legursky To Two Year Contract

Steelers practice squad center Doug Legursky signed a two-year deal with the Steelers shortly after the team returned from Tampa Bay. The deal is predicated on Legursky making the active roster. The former Marshall Thundering Herd offensive lineman spent the 2008 season on the practice squad, but apparently made a good impression. “It’s just the […]

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Steelers Place T Marvel Smith On IR, Sign T Jason Capizzi

Steelers offensive tackle Marvel Smith placed on injured reserve today and tackle Jason Capizzi was signed from the Rams practice squad to take his place on the roster. Smith has not played the past 10 games because of back injury. Smith will also be an unrestricted free agent in the offseason and likely played his […]

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Steelers promote DT Paxson, release RB Davenport

The Steelers signed defensive tackle Scott Paxson to their active roster from the practice squad on Monday and once again released running back Najeh Davenport to make room. The Steelers also re-signed cornerback Roy Lewis to the practice squad.

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Steelers re-sign RB Davenport, release CB Lewis

Thanksgiving was good for free agent running back Najeh Davenport, as he was re-signed by the Steelers on Thursday. Davenport was previously released by the Steelers following a 23-6 win at Washington on November 3rd. To make room for Davenport on the roster, cornerback Roy Lewis was released.

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Ernster Out, Berger Back In As Steelers Punter

Paul Ernster is out as the Steelers punter and once again Mitch Berger has been signed to resume the punting duties. Berger is reportedly recovered from his hamstring injury. Ernster averaged just 28.4 yards per punt on five kicks on Thursday night versus the Bengals. The roster move was announced today.

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Steelers Sign WR Baker To Practice Squad

The Steelers have signed wide receiver Dallas Baker back to the practice squad after he cleared waivers. Baker was released last Saturday when cornerback Roy Lewis was promoted to the active roster from the practice squad. [phpbay]Dallas Baker, 3, “”, “”[/phpbay]

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Steelers Promote CB Lewis, Release WR Baker

On Saturday the Steelers made a surprising roster move. Not surprising was the promotion of rookie cornerback Roy Lewis to their active roster. The Steelers injured secondary made the move necessary. Surprisingly though, to make room on the roster, wide receiver Dallas Baker was released. This might signal the Steelers being more comfortable with rookie […]

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Steelers sign LB Woods back to practice squad

The Steelers re-signed linebacker Donovan Woods back to the practice squad on Wednesday after he cleared waivers. Woods has bounced up and down most of the season between the active roster and the practice squad. [phpbay]Steelers jacket, 3, “”, “”[/phpbay]

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Steelers sign CB Bryant, release LB Woods

Steelers signed 10-year veteran cornerback Fernando Bryant to a one-year contract. Bryant has made 109 starts in 110 games played during nine NFL seasons. He has recorded 509 tackles (435 solo), seven interceptions, defended 88 passes and recovered seven fumbles. The Steelers made room on their roster for Bryant by releasing rookie linebacker Donovan Woods, […]

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Steelers sign LB Woods, release RB Davenport

The Steelers promoted rookie LB Donovan Woods to their active roster from the practice squad and released back up running back Najeh Davenport.

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Steelers release KR Foster, sign RB Vincent to practice squad

Steelers released KR Jayson Foster from the practice squad on Thursday and running back Justin Vincent was re-signed to take his place.

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Steelers Sign P Ernster, Release P Berger

The Steelers signed free agent punter Paul Ernster to their roster on Wednesday and released veteran punter Mitch Berger. Berger is coming off of a poor showing on monday night and has been battling a hamstring injury. Ernster was previously released by the Steelers on August 30th, prior to the regular season.

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Steelers release P Schmitt, sign LB Woods to practice squad

On Saturday The Steelers released punter Ricky Schmitt from the practice squad. Linebacker Donovan Woods was signed to their practice squad to take his place.

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Steelers sign LS Retkofsky and P Schmitt, place LS Warren on IR

The Steelers signed long snapper Jared Retkofsky to the active roster on Tuesday and placed veteran long snapper Greg Warren on injured reserve. Retkofsky originally had been waived in June of this year. The Steelers also signed punter Ricky Schmitt to the practice squad on Tuesday just in case punter Mitch Berger does not respond […]

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Steelers sign LB Patrick Bailey to Active Roster, Release LB Donovan Woods

The Steelers made a roster move on Saturday promoting rookie LB Patrick Bailey to the active roster and releasing LB Donovan Woods.

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Steelers sign S Mason to practice squad, release RB Vincent

The Steelers have signed S Grant Mason to the practice squad and have released RB Justin Vincent from the practice squad.

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Steelers sign OL Parquet, release DT Paxson

The Steelers signed offensive tackle Jeremy Parquet from their practice squad to their active roster and released first-year defensive tackle Scott Paxson.

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Steelers release DT Reffett, sign KR Foster to practice squad

The Steelers released defensive tackle Jordan Reffett from the practice squad and signed kick return specialist Jayson Foster. The 5-foot-7, 175-pound Foster starred at Georgia Southern and won the Walter Payton Award, which is given to the top player in Division I-AA, in 2007.

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