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Report: Jaguars To Pay $925K Of Scobee’s 2015 Salary

We finally have more specifics now associated with the Monday trade that resulted in the Pittsburgh Steelers acquiring kicker Josh Scobee from the Jacksonville Jaguars for a 2016 sixth-round draft pick. According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Jaguars are paying $925,000 of the $3.425 million salary that Scobee…



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Report: Steelers Are Restructuring Contract Of New K Josh Scobee

The Pittsburgh Steelers traded for veteran kicker Josh Scobee Monday morning and while the veteran comes with a scheduled $3.425 million base salary, the team is reportedly restructuring that in some form or fashion, according to Ray Fittipaldo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Josh Scobee is restructuring his contract. The Steelers are not…


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Steelers 2015 Salary Cap Update Entering Training Camp

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have reported to Saint Vincent College in Latrobe for training camp, it’s a perfect time to update the team’s salary cap situation. We have had a few changes since our last salary cap update with the signing of defensive end Cameron Heyward to a new…


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Cameron Heyward Contract Details

The Pittsburgh Steelers extended the contract of defensive end Cameron Heyward last Thursday night and as of this morning, the numbers are now available per the NFLPA. While we have known several variables associated with Heyward’s new deal for nearly week, the base salaries of the final five years of…


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More Details On Cameron Heyward’s Contract Emerge

Thursday night, Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward signed a six-year, $59.25 million contract and while some minor details were known that evening, more have now emerged. According to Adam Caplan of ESPN.com, Heyward received a $12 million signing bonus as part of the $15 million in true guarantees. Additionally,…


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Kelvin Beachum Contract Projection

In an early Friday morning post, we confabulated about which Pittsburgh Steelers player might be next to receive a contract extension prior to the start of the regular season now that defensive end Cameron Heyward has his new deal. Most of you would likely acquiesce that left tackle Kelvin Beachum…



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Steelers 2015 Salary Cap Update Post Draft Pick Signings

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have their entire 2015 draft class signed, it is a perfect time to look at the team’s current salary cap situation. As of today, the Steelers have 90 players under contract and I currently have them as being $6,332,634.66 under the cap. Let me note,…


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New Steelers WR Devin Gardner Is A $10,000 Project

The Pittsburgh Steelers claimed wide receiver Devin Gardner off waivers from the New England Patriots Tuesday and while the former Michigan quarterback appears to be a project player, he does appear to have some guaranteed money attached to him. When Gardner signed his three-year contract with the Patriots as an…


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Contract Extension Possible For Steelers NT Steve McLendon

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have almost all of their 2015 draft class under contract, we’ll all wait until training camp gets underway to find out which players who are entering the final years of their current contracts receive extensions. While defensive end Cameron Heyward and tackle Kelvin Beachum are…


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You Can Forget About The Steelers Trading WR Antonio Brown

Are you one of the many Pittsburgh Steelers fans who believes the team should trade wide receiver Antonio Brown before or during the 2015 NFL Draft now that he’s wanting a new contract? If so, let me show you what the end result of that would be from a salary…


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Steelers 2015 Salary Cap Update Ahead Of The Draft

It’s been three weeks since we updated the Pittsburgh Steelers 2015 salary cap situation and since that time there have been several moves that have taken place. For starters, the Steelers re-signed safety Will Allen and added linebacker Shayon Green, punter Jordan Berry and long snapper Brandon Hartson. In addition…


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Steelers Have Placed S Troy Polamalu On The Reserve/Retired List

According to Thursday’s official transaction release, the Pittsburgh Steelers have placed safety Troy Polamalu on the reserve/retired list. Placing Polamalu on the retired list is formality being as the safety is still under contract through the 2016 season. The move allows the Steelers to retain Polamalu’s rights should he decide…