Salary Cap

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New Contract Details For Steelers G David DeCastro

The Pittsburgh Steelers extended the contract of guard David DeCastro last week and now that the deal has been filed with the NFLPA, the full numbers and structure are now known thanks to information provided by an agent. DeCastro, who received $50 million in new money as part of his…


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Early Contract Details For Steelers G David DeCastro

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed guard David DeCastro to a five-year, $50 million contract extension on Thursday and already we’re starting to get a good idea as to how the deal breaks down number and cash flow wise. For starters, DeCastro reportedly received a $16 million signing bonus as part of…


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Salary Cap Implications Related To Steelers’ Saturday Cuts

The Pittsburgh Steelers made several roster moves on Saturday in order to get down to 53 active players and along with those transactions some salary cap dead money was produced. Of the 22 players who were cut on Saturday by the Steelers, only six of them produced new salary cap…





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Steelers Restructure Contract Of T Marcus Gilbert

According to the Thursday salary cap report on the NFLPA website, the Pittsburgh Steelers have gained $2,392,500 in available space. In other words, that means a contract restructure was done. By the looks of things, tackle Marcus Gilbert was the player the Steelers chose to restructure because dropping his 2016 base…



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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…



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Initial Salary Cap Implications Of Matt Spaeth’s Release

The Pittsburgh Steelers released veteran tight end Matt Spaeth with the failed physical designation on Thursday after he couldn’t fully recover from offseason knee surgery. While it won’t be much, the Steelers will initially clear a little salary cap space as part of that release while we wait to see…


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Steelers 2016 Salary Cap Update Following Shaun Suisham Release

The Pittsburgh Steelers released veteran kicker Shaun Suisham on Friday with the “Failed Physical” designation and because that was a significant transaction, I will now pass along what the team’s salary cap picture looks like pending an injury protection benefit payout. First, let’s have a look at what the CBA…


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Steelers 2017 Salary Cap Picture Already Looks Very Pleasing

Last weekend I provided you a full update on the current salary cap status of the Pittsburgh Steelers after they had concluded signing all of this year’s draft picks. With that piece of business now out of the way, we can now start peeking ahead to what the team’s salary…


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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…


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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,…