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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,…


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Steelers Release TE Matt Spaeth, Sign TE Mandel Dixon

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a surprising transaction on Thursday as they released veteran tight end Matt Spaeth and signed rookie free agent tight end Mandel Dixon to take his place on the 90-man roster. Spaeth was reportedly released with the failed physical designation after he couldn’t fully recover from offseason…


Steelers Release K Shaun Suisham, Sign RB Brandon Johnson

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a surprising transaction Friday morning and it included them releasing veteran kicker Shaun Suisham with a failed physical designation. Suisham, who had been with the Steelers since November of 2010, missed all of last season with a knee injury that he had suffered while attempting to…


Steelers Waive TE Jay Rome From IR With Injury Settlement

Last week the Pittsburgh Steelers waived rookie undrafted free agent tight end Jay Rome injured and after clearing waivers he reverted to the team’s Reserve/Injured list. On Monday, Rome was waived from that list with an injury settlement, according to the NFL’s daily transaction report. According to NFL rules, teams…


McCord, Rome Both Waived Injured By Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers waived undrafted rookies Tyriq McCord and Jay Rome Tuesday morning and now we know that both transactions were related to injuries. According to the the league’s official transaction sheet, both players were waived injured. Their specific injuries, however, are still unknown as of right now. Being as both McCord…


Steelers Part Ways With T Mike Adams, Two Others

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now trimmed their offseason roster down to 90 players with the release of three on Thursday and that short list includes former second round draft pick Mike Adams. Also released Thursday were kicker Ty Long and running back Abou Toure. Adams, who was released with the…


Steelers Sign Free Agent LB Steven Johnson

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed another free agent on Friday as linebacker Steven Johnson has come to terms with the team on a one-year contract. The #Steelers have agreed to terms with LB Steven Johnson (@SMJ2852) on a one-year contract. More details soon on https://t.co/w2jW1ahowX. — Burt Lauten (@SteelersPRBurt) March 25,…



Steelers Re-sign G Ramon Foster To Three-Year Contract

The Pittsburgh Steelers have indeed prevented guard Ramon Foster from hitting free agency as he reportedly signed a new three-year contract Wednesday morning. foster took to Instagram after he had re-signed to share the good news. “Well let’s make more memories! I thank God for this opportunity, my wife and…