Steelers Contracts and Salary Cap

Ben's agent: 'Contract talks still ongoing'

Ryan Tollner says the team and his client are still committed to having Roethlisberger's career end with the Steelers. While the consequences of giving him an extension this year may be too much for the Steelers, both sides have 'mutual respect.'

Steelers finally pick up Cam Heyward's option

Initially reported (incorrectly) to have happened Monday, the Steelers officially exercised the fifth year option on 2011 draft pick defensive end Cam Heyward.

The math says not to extend Big Ben in 2014

Thanks to Ian Rapoport questions remain about when an extension for Big Ben will happen but according to the math it shouldn't happen this year.

Steelers a proponent of discounted salaries

How the Steelers use the rules of the CBA to save money against the cap with qualifying contracts.

A look ahead: The Steelers 2015 free agents

With 43 players out of contract next year the Steelers decisions in the upcoming draft may give clues to which players are expected to leave in 2015.

Cost of the option on Cam Heyward confirmed

With the first few fifth year options being exercised on players from the 2011 draft a figure for the option on Cam Heywards contract has emerged.

A look ahead: The Steelers 2015 salary cap

As the turnover of the roster continues looking at how the Salary Cap stands in 2015 finds the Steelers in unfamiliar territory.

Decision Cam Heyward's contract option due May 3rd

The Steelers have less than three weeks to decide if they want to exercise their option on Cam Heyward's contract or risk losing him in 2015

The cost of signing the 2014 draft class

While the Steelers might be cap strapped right now a look at how much cap space it will take to sign the upcoming draft class.

Steelers $386,934 under the 2014 salary cap

A final figure has been determined, according to Tribune-Review writer Mark Kaboly.


Worilds unlikely to be extended in 2014

If you are hoping to see some extensions handed out to players in the final year of their contracts don't be expecting to see one signed by Jason Worilds this off-season.

Alex Mack's contract boosts Pouncey's value

Mack signed a 5-year, $42 million deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars, but since he was given a transition tag from the Browns, they had the right to match that deal. They did, and the center market has blown up.

Report: Steelers $300k under salary cap

The Steelers have signed multiple players and given extensions to a few others. After all that, they sit right on the edge of the league's salary cap.

Contract details for McCain and Blount

Blount and McCain have their contract details released

Steelers on top of salary cap after Blount signing

Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert dropped the mic and strutted off stage, ready to move full-time into the draft and worry about free agency after June 1 as the Steelers sit almost directly on the salary cap until that time.

Contract details for Blount

Adam Schefter reports that Legarrette Blount's new deal with the Pittsburgh Steelers is worth $3.85 million over two years, with $950,000 guaranteed.

Steelers at around $1 million under salary cap

Any move to sign a free agent running back, which reportedly will happen by the end of this week, will likely bring with it another roster move as yet undetermined.

Details on Arthur Moats' 1-year deal

Moats will receive $730,000 in salary with a signing bonus of $65,000.

Bengals to pick up fifth year option for AJ Green

The Steelers are expected to do the same with fellow 2011 first round pick Cameron Heyward.

Ben extension still not a priority

Pittsburgh Steelers GM Kevin Colbert spoke earlier today about the contract extension negotiations, or lack thereof, with franchise quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, and the potential financial parameters of any new deal

Whimper puts Steelers $2.4 million under cap

The light-hearted comparison to a sweater at Christmas sucks into Pittsburgh's precarious salary cap position. It begs the question of whether anything else is coming.

Steelers $3 million under cap after Thomas signing

The Steelers aren't exactly rife with cap space, but there are still moves they can make to lower the number if they want to continue adding to their roster.

Steelers at the cap after several roster moves

Reports put the Steelers anywhere from even with the $133 million salary cap or $1 million over it after extensions were given to Troy Polamalu and Heath Miller, and veterans Larry Foote, Levi Brown and Curtis Brown were released.

Steelers sign Polamalu, Miller to three-year deals

Both deals were confirmed by the team Wednesday afternoon, and will keep both players in Pittsburgh through the 2016 season.

It was all about timing for Jason Worilds

Jason Worilds is the Steelers new $9.754 million man, and he can thank his breakout 2013 season, which included eight sacks for a defense starved for young pass-rushers, for his new fortune.

Still waiting on details of Miller's deal

Why have no details been released yet on the nature of Heat Miller's contract restructure?

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