contract negotiations





Steelers Likely To Extend Tuitt’s Contract After July 15

As I have written several times over the course of the last several weeks, you can probably expect the Pittsburgh Steelers to sign defensive end Stephon Tuitt to a contract extension at some point during the offseason. Additionally, such an extension isn’t likely to be consummated until after the team…


Report: Steelers In Contract Talks With LB Lawrence Timmons

The Pittsburgh Steelers re-signed veteran linebacker James Harrison on Wednesday and they continue to talk to the rep of another veteran defensive player who is set to become an unrestricted free agent a week from Thursday. According to Jeremy Fowler of ESPN.com, the Steelers are continuing to talk with agent…


AR2 Has No ‘Real Time Frame’ For Bell Contract Extension

As expected, the Pittsburgh Steelers placed the franchise tag on running back Le’Veon Bell on Monday and with that formality now out of the way the two sides will obviously begin working on a long-term contract extension. While contract talks are expected to take place in the coming weeks with…


Timmons’ Pending Free Agency Pool Dip Probably Won’t Last Long

Unless something changes over the course of the next two weeks, Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons will be allowed to test unrestricted free agency for the first time in his career. While the Steelers sound like they would like to re-sign Timmons, there’s no guarantee that will happen if they…



Last Two Franchised RBs Received Very Different Contracts

At some point prior to March 1 the Pittsburgh Steelers are expected to place the franchise tag on running back Le’Veon Bell and ahead of that happening, former NFL player agent Joel Corry has now written a lengthy post that details how the long-term contract negotiations might go for both…



Contract Extension Likely On Tap For Steelers T Alejandro Villanueva

The Pittsburgh Steelers have been busy re-signing several of their exclusive rights free agents this offseason but with that said, tackle Alejandro Villanueva apparently hasn’t signed his offered one-year tender. Whether he has or hasn’t signed that speculated given tender yet really isn’t a big deal as that will ultimately need…


Contract Extension Talks Underway Between Steelers, Antonio Brown

Now that Pittsburgh Steelers team president Art Rooney II has addressed the future of wide receiver Antonio Brown, it’s probably just a matter of time until a new long term contract extension is signed. In fact, a source told Jeremy Fowler of ESPN.com recently that talk are underway and that…


No Doubt In Le’Veon Bell’s Mind That He’ll Be Back In 2017

Even though he’s currently in the final year of his rookie contract, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell expects to be back in 2017 with the team that drafted him. “No,” Bell said Wednesday, when asked if there’s any doubt in his mind if he’ll be back in Pittsburgh next…