The Pittsburgh Steelers have already trimmed their roster to the league mandated 53 players, but they still have to secure 10 player to represent their 2016 practice squad. To see how players can be eligible for the practice squad, how much they make and more, check out the complete rundown here.
Either way, players who were named to the practice squad have cleared waivers and can now remain in the organization for the foreseeable future. Here are the players who made the practice squad.
Steelers practice squad:— Chris Adamski (@C_AdamskiTrib) September 4, 2016
RBs Brandon Brown-Dukes, Cameron Stingily
WRs Demarcus Ayers, Cobi Hamilton
TE Rashaun Allen
OT Matt Feiler..(1/2)
Steelers practice squad (con't) (2/2):— Chris Adamski (@C_AdamskiTrib) September 4, 2016
DE Caushaud Lyons
DT Johnny Maxey
CB Al-Hajj Shabazz
LB Travis Feeney
Just like the team's 53-man roster, the practice squad can fluctuate. Although the practice squad doesn't have much fluidity, players can certainly be cut and added throughout the year if the team feels they need to address.
Stay tuned to BTSC for the latest news on the Steelers and their 2016 roster.