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Steelers Reinstate Rookie NT Alameda Ta\’amu From Suspended List

On Monday the Pittsburgh Steelers reinstated rookie nose tackle Alameda Ta\’amu from the reserve suspended list following his two week suspension and have been granted a short roster exemption before needing to make a corresponding move on the roster. Ta\’amu was suspended for two weeks without pay by the team back on Oct. 16th after […]

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Steelers Sign Cromartie-Smith, Waive Malecki

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a roster move on Saturday as they signed safety Damon Cromartie-Smith from the practice squad and waived lineman John Malecki to make room on the roster. Malecki had been signed to the practice squad last Saturday and was active when Maurkice Pouncey could not play Sunday night against the Cincinnati Bengals. […]

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Steelers Sign DE Corbin Bryant To Practice Squad

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced today that defensive end Corbin Bryant has been signed to the practice squad to fill the open spot. Bryant was signed to the 53 man roster last Tuesday when rookie nose tackle Alameda Ta\’amu was placed on the suspended list. Bryant was waived on Saturday when offensive lineman John Malecki was […]

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Steelers Promote John Malecki From Practice Squad & Release Corbin Bryant

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a roster move on Saturday, and as expected, offensive lineman John Malecki was signed off of the practice squad and defensive end Corbin Bryant was released to make room for him. Malecki can play both center and guard and he originally signed with the Steelers in August of 2011. The University […]

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Steelers Bring Back DE Corbin Bryant & Sign OL Jacques McClendon To Practice Squad

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a few roster moves on Tuesday as expected as they added an offensive lineman and a defensive lineman to the roster. Nose tackle Alameda Ta’amu has been placed on the Reserved/Suspended List following his early Sunday morning arrest. Ta\’amu has been suspended for two weeks without pay. To fill the open […]

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Steelers Release TE Weslye Saunders

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a surprise move today as steelers.com reports that they have decided to release second-year tight end Weslye Saunders. Saunders returned to the team on Monday after serving his four gamer suspension for testing positive for a banned substance. It was believed by many that veteran Leonard Pope would be the odd […]

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Steelers Place G David DeCastro On IR Designated To Return List, Sign CB DeMarcus Van Dyke

The Pittsburgh Steelers officially announced on Friday the signing of free agent cornerback DeMarcus Van Dyke and placed rookie right guard David DeCastro on the injured reserve list as the designated player to return after 8 weeks. DeCastro injured his right knee in the Steelers preseason game against the Buffalo Bills and has since had […]

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Report: Steelers To Sign CB DeMarcus Van Dyke

PFT is reporting via Twitter Thursday evening that the Pittsburgh Steelers will be signing cornerback DeMarcus Van Dyke, who was waived by the Oakland Raiders just a few days ago. Steelers will be signing fastest man in 2011 combine:CB DeMarcus Van Dyke. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) September 6, 2012 Van Dyke was originally drafted by the […]

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Steelers Practice Squad Signings Announced

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced their eight man practice squad on Saturday and it included several names that we expected to be on it. Signed today were guard Ryan Lee, linebacker Marshall McFadden, cornerback Josh Victorian, safety Damon Cromartie-Smith, wide receiver David Gilreath, wide receiver Toney Clemons tight end Jamie McCoy and guard John Malecki. Lee […]

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Steelers Roster Cuts: Essex Released, Batch Makes Roster

The Pittsburgh Steelers cut their roster down from 75 players to the league mandated 53 today and here are the roster moves that were made. Linebacker Sean Spence was place on injured reserve after suffering a season ending knee injury Thursday night against the Carolina Panthers. Punter Jeremy Kapinos waived injured. Tight end Weslye Saunders […]

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Steelers Waive RB Jason Ford

Besides activating linebackers James Harrison and Jason Worilds from the Active PUP list on Tuesday, the Pittsburgh Steelers also waived running back Jason Ford, who was signed just prior to the second preseason game against the Indianapolis Colts. Ford carried 8 times for 42 yards in that game, but also apparently suffered a hamstring injury […]

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Steelers Claim RB DuJuan Harris Off Waivers From Jaguars

The Pittsburgh Steelers have claimed running back DuJuan Harris off waivers today from the Jacksonville Jaguars. Harris was originally signed by the Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2011 after playing his college football at Troy. Last year he played in five games as a rookie and had 9 carries for 42 yards. Harris […]

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Steelers Make Roster Moves – Trim To 75

The Pittsburgh Steelers trimmed their roster to 75 players today releasing 14 and waiving linebacker Mortty Ivy injured. The team also gave kicker Shaun Suisham an early vote of confidence as they released kicker Danny Hrapmann. None of the other names on the list are surprising as the team works toward the final 53 man […]

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Steelers Release John Clay After Reaching Injury Settlement

The Pittsburgh Steelers have reached an injury settlement with running back John Clay and he has been released according to Ed Bouchette on Twitter. Clay, who was originally signed as an undrafted free agent out of Wisconsin last year, suffered a torn quad a week ago this past Sunday. Clay had been waived injured originally […]

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Steelers Waive RB John Clay Injured, Sign RB Jason Ford

Another day and another player waived injured as the Pittsburgh Steelers have waived injured running back John Clay and signed former Illinois running back Jason Ford to the 90 man roster to take his place, according to Bob Labriola on Twitter. Jim Wexell reported earlier on Tuesday that Clay, who was carted off injured during […]

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Steelers Sign TE Justin Peelle, Waive FB David Johnson Injured

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a roster move on Monday as they signed free agent tight end Justin Peelle and waived fullback David Johnson injured. Peelle was originally drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the fourth round of the 2002 NFL draft after playing his college football at Oregon. He was signed by the Miami […]

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Steelers Sign CB Josh Victorian, Waive CB Terry Carter Injured

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a roster move on Friday as cornerback Terry Carter was placed on the waived/injured list presumably because of a hamstring injury that he suffered early in the week. To take his place on the 90 man roster the Steelers signed free agent cornerback Josh Victorian out of Louisiana Tech. Victorian, who […]

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Steelers Sign WR Paul Cox, Waive T Bridger Buche

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a roster move on Tuesday as Bob Labriola reports that wide receiver Paul Cox was signed to the 90 man roster and tackle Bridger Buche, who was signed when Jonathan Scott was released, was waived. Cox is out of Mississippi Valley State, the same school that produced Hall of Fame wide […]

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Steelers Sign Antonio Brown To 5 Year Extension

Some surprising news on Friday as it has been announced that the Pittsburgh Steelers have signed wide receiver Antonio Brown to a five-year, $42.5 million contract extension. Brown was entering the final year of his rookie contract and would have been a restricted free agent following the 2012 season. Brown busted onto the scene in […]

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Steelers Sign OL Bridger Buche Out Of Eastern Michigan

Not only did the Pittsburgh Steelers sign first round pick David DeCastro on Monday, but they also signed free agent offensive lineman Bridger Buche out of Eastern Michigan to the roster as well. Buche measured in at 6033 at his pro day back in March and weighed 305 pounds. He did 20 reps on the […]

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Steelers Release T Jonathan Scott

The Pittsburgh Steelers have released tackle Jonathan Scott today in a move that has long been anticipated. Scott spent the past two seasons with the Steelers and started 14 of 28 regular-season games and three of four postseason contests. The Steelers will save $2.2 million in salary cap space by releasing Scott and that money […]

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Steelers Waive LB Brandon Lindsey, Sign LB Ryan Baker

Now we know why the Pittsburgh Steelers signed former LSU linebacker Ryan Baker today as Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports via Twitter that the Steelers have waived former University of Pittsburgh linebacker Brandon Lindsey. This means that the roster remains at 89 players right now following the release of Troy Smith earlier this […]

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Steelers Release QB Troy Smith

Last week I speculated that the Pittsburgh Steelers would likely be releasing one of their five quarterbacks soon and Monday we got word that former Heisman Trophy winner Troy Smith has been released. The move now means that the Steelers have decided to take Jerrod Johnson to training camp with them as their fourth quarterback. […]

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Steelers Release TE Wes Lyons, Sign LB Brandon Johnson

On Tuesday it was reported that the Pittsburgh Steelers had signed long snapper Matt Katula. Today we have the back end of that transaction as wide receiver Connor Dixon was placed on their Waived/Injured List. In addition to that move that was made official today, the Steelers also announced that linebacker Brandon Johnson has been […]

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Steelers Sign Long Snapper Matt Katula

Scott Smith from XAM Sports reports this morning on Twitter that the Pittsburgh Steelers have signed long snapper Matt Katula to a one-year contract. Smith represents Katula. There is no word who was released to make room on the 90 man roster for Katula as of yet. Katula had reportedly worked out for the Steelers in May. […]

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Steelers Sign 3rd Round Draft Pick Sean Spence

The Pittsburgh Steelers have reportedly come to terms with third round draft pick Sean Spence on Tuesday according to Pro Football Talk. The deal for Spence is a four-year deal per the norm and should come in at a total of around $2.6 million and include a signing bonus just over $500,000. His base salaries […]

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