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Agent: Steelers Have Waived T Wade Hansen

The Pittsburgh Steelers have until Saturday at 4 p.m. EST to trim their roster down to 53 active players and while we aren’t likely to know the official full list of players cut until right before the deadline, a few names are sure to surface in the meantime such as…


Steelers Begin Roster Cuts; Place Rookie T Jerald Hawkins On IR

The Pittsburgh Steelers will need to have their active roster down to 75 players by Tuesday and on Sunday the team announced several transactions that leave them with only a few more cuts to make. For starters, rookie tackle Jerald Hawkins was placed on the team’s Reserve/Injured list and quarterback Dustin…


Steelers Sign G Shahbaz Ahmed, Waive Injured G Cole Manhart

The Pittsburgh Steelers made another roster move Monday morning and included them signing another offensive lineman. Signed Monday was guard Shahbaz Ahmed and in order to make room for him on the team’s 90-man roster guard Cole Manhart was waived injured. Ahmed, who went undrafted this year out of Temple, measured…


Steelers Waive DT Roy Philon From IR With Settlement

A little bit of roster housekeeping for you on this Sunday evening. On Saturday, the Pittsburgh Steelers officially waived defensive tackle Roy Philon from their injured reserve list with an injury settlement. Philon, who originally signed on with the Steelers as an undrafted free agent out of Louisville back in 2014, had…


Steelers Sign QB Bryn Renner, G Antoine Everett

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a few roster moves on Saturday and it included them signing a quarterback and a guard. Signed to the 90-man roster were quarterback Bryn Renner and guard Antoine Everett. To make room for those players the team waived running back Christian Powell in addition to waiving…


Steelers Release S Ross Ventrone With Injury Settlement

After suffering a hamstring injury in the Friday night preseason opener against the Detroit Lions, the Pittsburgh Steelers reportedly placed safety Ross Ventrone on their Reserve/Injured list. However, that stay on the list was a very short one as Ventrone was released Monday with an injury settlement. Ventrone working out…


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Steelers Sign LB Jermauria Rasco, Waive LS Matt Dooley

The Pittsburgh Steelers made another transaction Monday morning and it included a linebacker being added to the 90-man roster. Signed was free agent linebacker Jermauria Rasco, who entered the league originally as an undrafted free agent with the Green Bay Packers last year out of LSU. Rasco spent a good…


Steelers Sign Three Players On Sunday; Place S Ross Ventrone On IR

The Pittsburgh Steelers have added a defensive back, tackle and defensive tackle to their roster as Julian Whigham, Wade Hansen and Khaynin Mosley-Smith were all inked to contracts on Sunday. We have signed OT Wade Hansen, DT Khaynin Mosley-Smith and CB Julian Whigham. — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) August 14, 2016…


Steelers Waive RB Brandon Johnson From IR On Friday

While we wait for the Pittsburgh Steelers to kick-off their preseason opener against the Detroit Lions at Heinz Field, I’ll take this time to pass along a transaction that was made by the team on Friday. According to the daily NFL transaction report, the Steelers have waived running back Brandon…


Steelers Waive C Quinton Schooley From IR With Injury Settlement

The Pittsburgh Steelers preseason injured reserve list already includes quite a few names as the team enters the second half of their 2016 training camp. However, that list of players decreased by one on Monday as according to the daily league transaction report, center Quinton Schooley has been waived from the…


Steelers Sign TE Michael Cooper, Waive TE Jake Phillips

In addition to signing wide receiver Cobi Hamilton on Friday, the Pittsburgh Steelers also announced that undrafted rookie tight end Michael Cooper was signed to the 90-man roster. Cooper, who played his college football at Indiana, had 17 receptions for 205 yards and 2 touchdowns in 2015. In order to…




Steelers Waive Two Injured Players, Sign Two On Monday

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a few transactions prior to Monday’s training camp practice. Waived injured were running back Brandon Johnson and center Quinton Schooley. Signed to take their places on the 90-man roster were running back Christian Powell and center Valerian Ume-Ezeoke. We have signed undrafted rookie free agent running…


Steelers Waived LB Tyriq McCord From Injured Reserve List

Here is some minor Pittsburgh Steelers transaction news for you on this Tuesday that I forgot to pass along to you late last week. The Steelers waived undrafted rookie outside linebacker Tyriq McCord from their Reserve/Injured list this past Thursday and he has since cleared waivers. McCord, who played his college football at Miami,…