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Steelers sign Justin King
December 20, 2012
Pittsburgh Steelers

Steelers sign Justin King

The Steelers have signed veteran cornerback Justin King to their active roster, the team announced today. Financial terms of the one-year contract were not disclosed. King, a Pittsburgh native and a graduate of Gateway High, is in his fourth year in the NFL after originally being drafted out of Penn State in the fourth round of...

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Brian Hoyer signs with Steelers
November 20, 2012
Pittsburgh Steelers

Brian Hoyer signs with Steelers

Former Patriots back-up quarterback will be No. 2 behind Charlie Batch Sunday at Cleveland Brian Hoyer, who, until recently, was Tom Brady’s primary (read: only) backup signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers Tuesday. He will be active to back up Steelers quarterback Charlie Batch in Week 12 when the Steelers take on division...

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Steelers Sign DeMarcus Van Dyke
September 07, 2012
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Steelers Sign DeMarcus Van Dyke

The fastest man at the 2011 combine is going to be a Pittsburgh Steeler.   Pro Football Talk has learned that the Steelers will sign cornerback DeMarcus Van Dyke. Van Dyke was waived by the Raiders on Monday when they signed veteran corner Joselio Hanson.   Van Dyke, who passed through waivers unclaimed, ran a 4.28 40 at last...

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Pittsburgh Steelers cut-down analysis
August 31, 2012
Pittsburgh Steelers

Pittsburgh Steelers cut-down analysis

Most significant move: The Steelers are going with undrafted rookie Drew Butler (son of former NFL kicker Kevin Butler) as their punter. Injuries essentially forced this move. Pittsburgh parted ways with Daniel Sepulveda in the offseason because he couldn’t stay healthy and waived Jeremy Kapinos on Friday after a back...

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Antonio Brown Cashes in before Mike Wallace
July 28, 2012
Pittsburgh Steelers

Antonio Brown Cashes in before Mike Wallace

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers signed wide receiver Antonio Brown to a five-year extension that will keep him in Pittsburgh through 2017. Brown, voted Pittsburgh’s most valuable player by teammates last season, was entering the final season of the three-year contract he signed when he was drafted out of...

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Steelers Bring Back 'Slash' for a Day
May 31, 2012
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Steelers Bring Back 'Slash' for a Day

PITTSBURGH (AP) Kordell Stewart’s phone stopped ringing with offers from NFL teams years ago. Still, Stewart never officially retired. Not even after landing on his feet by getting a football analyst gig at ESPN in 2008. When his father died in March of last year, Stewart knew he needed to get some closure in parts of his...

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Mike Adams Officially Signs
May 11, 2012
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Mike Adams Officially Signs

Former Ohio State offensive lineman Mike Adams signed a nice four-year, $3.9 million contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday, according to The Columbus Dispatch. Adams was an All-Big Ten selection as a junior in 2010, and made the conference’s second-team honors last year in spite of his five-game suspension for...

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Paulson and Frederick Sign
May 10, 2012
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Paulson and Frederick Sign

The Steelers have agreed to terms with two seventh-round draft picks from the 2012 NFL Draft, tight end David Paulson and cornerback Terrence Frederick. Financial terms of the four-year deals were not...

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Steelers Sign Clemons
May 10, 2012
Pittsburgh Steelers

Steelers Sign Clemons

The Steelers have agreed to terms with the first of their four seventh-round draft picks from the 2012 NFL Draft, wide receiver Toney Clemons. Financial terms of the four-year deal were not...

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Big Snack Jr Signs Rookie Contract
May 07, 2012
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Big Snack Jr Signs Rookie Contract

Pittsburgh Steelers sign “Big Snack Jr” to Rookie Contract Alameda Ta’amu has become the first of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ NFL draft picks to sign a contract, the team announced Sunday. Ta’amu, drafted in the fourth round, signed a four-year contract. Exact terms of the deal were not disclosed by...

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