Yesterday's cuts created loads of conversation in SteelerNation, and typically, it ends with (if not starts with) which players the Steelers will sign to its Practice Squad.
There are certain players who are eligible for it, and some who are not. To be eligible for the Practice Squad, a player cannot have an accrued season in the NFL or were on the 53-man roster for fewer than nine games during their only accrued season are eligible for the practice squad. Players can be on a practice squad for a third season but there are restrictions.
Here is a list of the Steelers players released Friday who are eligible for the Practice Squad.
Defensive Backs: Walter McFadden, Terrance Frederick, Josh Victorian, Andre Freeman, Damon Cromartie-Smith
Wide Receivers: Toney Clemons, Tyler Beiler,Marquis Maze; Paul Cox, Jimmy Young, David Gilreath, Juamorris Stewart
Quarterback: Jerrod Johnson
Tight End: Jamie McCoy
Running Backs: DuJuan Harris, Jason Ford
Defensive Linemen: Corbin Bryant, Mike Blanc, Kade Weston, Jake Stoller, Ikponmwosa Igbinosum
Offensive Linemen: Ryan Lee, Kyle Jolly, John Malecki, Chris Scott
Linebackers: Marshall McFadden, Brandon Hicks, Ryan Baker
Kicker: Daniel Hrapmann
Long Snapper: Matt Katula