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Steelers FB Will Johnson Has Signed His Restricted Tender

Pittsburgh Steelers fullback Will Johnson has now signed his one-year restricted offer, according to a social media post made by his wife on Monday. Congratulations on earning your second contract, @WillJohnson_6! Here's to a great year with the #Steelers pic.twitter.com/zZIuHPejR8 — Jessica Johnson (@Mrs_Johnson_46) April 20, 2015 Johnson, who was…


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Steelers CB Antwon Blake Signs Restricted Tender

Judging by a tweet that he sent out Friday afternoon, Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Antwon Blake has apparently signed his one-year restricted tender. Blake is scheduled to earn $1.542 million in 2015 now that he has signed the contract and it also means that he is no longer a restricted free…





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Packers Need To Offer NT Steve McLendon $2 Million Plus To Make It Tough For Steelers To Match

It was reported Wednesday evening that Pittsburgh Steelers restricted free agent nose tackle Steve McLendon visited with the Green Bay Packers. While no offer sheet has been signed as of yet, the obvious question being asked, is how much could the Steelers afford to match. The Steelers currently have $742,760.00…


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Steelers Free Agent NT Steve McLendon Visited With The Packers On Wednesday

Restrictive free agents have until Friday to sign their tender offers, and in an interesting development, Howard Balzer reports Wednesday via Twitter that Pittsburgh Steelers nose tackle Steve McLendon has visited with the Green Bay Packers today. April 19 is deadline for restricted free agents to submit offer sheets. Steelers…



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Steelers Match Emmanuel Sanders Offer Sheet

The Pittsburgh Steelers have decided to match the one-year, $2.5 million offer sheet given to restricted free agent wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders by the New England Patriots. By matching the offer sheet, the Steelers will have roughly $750,000 in salary cap space until June 2nd rolls around unless other moves…



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Report: Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Wants Team To Match Emmanuel Sanders Offer Sheet

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports Friday on Twitter that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is lobbying the front office and head coach Mike Tomlin hard to match the one-year, $2.5 million offer sheet that restricted free agent Emmanuel Sanders signed with the New England Patriots. Big Ben has…



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Patriots Offer Sheet Signed By Steelers WR Emmanuel Sanders Only $2.5 Million, Not $4 Million

Adam Schefter of ESPN reports on Twitter that Pittsburgh Steelers restricted free agent wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders only signed an offer sheet worth $2.5 million, and not $4 million as it was previously reported. This difference in amount really changes my opinion on the whole situation. In fact, the Steelers…