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2016 Steelers Training Camp Battle Preview: Antonio Brown Vs. Kevin Colbert

With the Pittsburgh Steelers reporting to training camp on Thursday, it will be interesting to watch one unique battle unfold over the course of the next several weeks at Saint Vincent College and back in the Steel City. Not surprisingly, word surfaced Wednesday morning that Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown wants a new contract ahead…


Steelers Antonio Brown Wants A New Contract Before Season Starts

The Pittsburgh Steelers will report for training camp on Thursday and wide receiver Antonio Brown will be there. Brown, however, wants his contract addressed before the start of the regular season, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. This is not surprising one bit but if Brown wants more money this…




Travis Davis Steelers 1999

Steelers Contract Look-Back: Travis Davis 1999 Signing

Let me begin this post by saying that I wasn’t planning on doing any more of these contract look-backs the remainder of the offseason. However, being as it is a Throwback Thursday, and being as some earlier research this morning jogged my memory about this certain Pittsburgh Steelers player, I thought I…


Steelers Contract Look-Back: Willie Colon 2011 Re-Signing

Continuing on with my look back at lucrative contracts signed by Pittsburgh Steelers over the course of the last 15 years, today I will recall for you the re-signing of tackle Willie Colon back in 2011. Do you remember the 2011 offseason? It was really awful as the 132-day NFL…


Steelers Contract Look-Back: Sean Mahan 2007 Signing

Continuing on with my look back at lucrative contracts signed by Pittsburgh Steelers over the course of the last 15 years, today I will recall for you the signing of center Sean Mahan back in 2007. If we are to consider the 2002 signing of linebacker James Farrior by the…


Steelers Contract Look-Back: James Farrior 2002 Signing

Continuing on with my look back at lucrative contracts signed by Pittsburgh Steelers over the course of the last 15 years, today I will recall for you the signing of linebacker James Farrior back in 2002. Even though it’s been 14 years now since the Steelers signed Farrior to a…


Steelers Contract Look-Back: Duce Staley 2004 Signing

Continuing on with my look back at lucrative contracts signed by Pittsburgh Steelers over the course of the last 15 years, today I will recall for you the signing of running back Duce Staley back in 2004. When the Steelers signed Staley he was already 29 years of age and…


Steelers Contract Look-Back: Hines Ward 2005 Extension

My how NFL salaries have gone up over the years. Sure, that’s an obvious statement but during this dead time of the season I’m finding myself going back and examining a lot of the lucrative deals that were signed by members of the Pittsburgh Steelers over the course of the…


Contract Details For Steelers DT Javon Hargrave

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed their third-round draft pick defensive tackle Javon Hargrave last week and I can now pass along the exact numbers for you courtesy of former NFL agent Joel Corry. According to Corry, the total amount of Hargraves’ four-year deal is $3,114,256 and that includes a $693,256 signing…


Contract Details For Steelers CB Artie Burns

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed their first round draft pick cornerback Artie Burns last week and I can now pass along the exact numbers for you courtesy of former NFL agent Joel Corry. As expected, the total amount of Burns’ four-year deal is $9,590,984 and that includes a $5,175,260 signing bonus. Additionally,…


Steelers Sign First-Round Pick CB Artie Burns

Judging by a Wednesday afternoon Twitter post, Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Artie Burns has now signed his rookie contract. Burns, who was drafted 25th overall by the Steelers in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft out of Miami, entered Wednesday as one of two draft picks that had yet…


Steelers Sign Fourth-Round Pick T Jerald Hawkins

And then there were two. According to a Thursday afternoon release by the Pittsburgh Steelers, the team has now come to terms with rookie tackle Jerald Hawkins, this year’s fourth-round draft pick. We have signed fourth-round pick Jerald Hawkins to a four-year contract. 📰 | https://t.co/Lc3mc8cv6L pic.twitter.com/s09DpmZL5g — Pittsburgh Steelers…


Steelers Salary Cap: Contract Details For TE David Johnson

As expected, the one-year contract that tight end David Johnson signed earlier this week with the Pittsburgh Steelers was for the veteran minimum and he didn’t receive a signing bonus per the updated NFLPA salary cap report. While Johnson will receive a base salary in 2016 of $760,000, his salary…