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David Johnson Returns to the Steelers
May 20, 2016
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David Johnson Returns to the Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers have been short at tight end ever since veteran Heath Miller retired during the offseason, so they decided to sign a bunch of San Diego Chargers to replace him. According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Steelers have signed tight end David Johnson for his second stint with the...

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Steelers Sign Their Seventh-round Picks
May 05, 2016
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Steelers Sign Their Seventh-round Picks

The check-listing of rookie contracts is in full effect, and has taken hold in Pittsburgh. The Steelers announced they had signed seventh-rounders DeMarcus Ayers and Tyler Matakevich to their four-year rookie deals. With draft picks descending on Pittsburgh for rookie minicamp this weekend, it was easy enough to get them...

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Steelers Release Trio Including OT Mike Adams
May 05, 2016
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Steelers Release Trio Including OT Mike Adams

The Steelers have been willing to invest draft currency into offensive linemen, but cut bait on one of those investments Thursday. The team announced they had released tackle Mike Adams with a failed physical designation, and also cut kicker Ty Long and running back Abou Toure. Adams missed all of last season with a back...

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Bruce Gradkowski Resigns with Steelers
May 01, 2016
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Bruce Gradkowski Resigns with Steelers

At a time when some quarterbacks are grandstanding because they haven’t been handed a starting job with an open-ended guarantee that they’ll keep it, another guy keeps plugging away, embracing on a year-to-year basis the chance to compete for a job. Pittsburgh Blitz has confirmed that veteran quarterback Bruce Gradkowski...

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Steelers Sign 10 Undrafted Free Agents
May 01, 2016
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Steelers Sign 10 Undrafted Free Agents

The completion of the draft sparks the commencement of the land rush for undrafted free agents, with teams aggressively pursuing players who weren’t among those on whom the 32 teams squatted in the seven rounds of the selection process. The Steelers are among the first to announce the signing of a group of undrafted free...

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