With the 2023 NFL draft now in the books, the Pittsburgh Steelers will quickly switch their attention to eligible prospects who went undrafted. Long before the seventh-round ended, the Steelers will have reached out to players they were interested in who were expected to be available and it should not take long for the first few signings to be made.
Undrafted players are allowed to sign with whoever they chose, with the more popular names likely to be given a signing bonus to encourage them to pick one team over another.
It is worth noting that none of these signings are official until confirmed by the team, with players sometimes changing their mind about a destination at the last minute when another team offers a higher signing bonus.
As rumors begin to emerge of players Pittsburgh is targeting, we will add them in this post, as well as any confirmed signings from the players own social media accounts.
News and rumors:
The Pittsburgh Steelers are signing DE David Perales as a UDFA. pic.twitter.com/3sfMKKlOYa— Sidelines - FresnoState (@SSN_FresnoState) April 30, 2023
Former #Iowa FB Monte Pottebaum is signing with the #Steelers as an undrafted free agent. pic.twitter.com/yJ7Fu2OuYf— Steelers Update (@steelersupdate6) April 30, 2023
Former Manzano High School and SDSU standout Jordan Byrd is signing a free agent contract with the #Steelers. He joins fellow ABQ native Zach Gentry in Pittsburgh. pic.twitter.com/XqOMbBHRM0— Brad Benson (@BradBenson7) April 29, 2023
Former Minnesota QB Tanner Morgan is signing with the #Steelers, per source.— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) April 29, 2023
The #Steelers will sign former Clemson K B.T. Potter. pic.twitter.com/cEPakUdC9f— Kicker Update (@kickerupdate) April 29, 2023
Congratulations to James Nyamwaya on signing with the Pittsburgh Steelers! #GoMack // #MackTough pic.twitter.com/nWZAm2VGCW— Merrimack Football (@Merrimack_FB) April 30, 2023
The Steelers have announced the official signing of seven UDFAs: