The Steelers have made moves to keep two of their ERFAs off the open market after issuing tenders worth $645,000 to both players.
The offensive lineman has received a second-round tender worth $3.095 million.
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The tight end will receive the lowest tender available to the Steelers in 2019, a one-year deal worth $2.025 million.
The Steelers re-signed 10 of the 11 names on their practice squad this week, but the one they failed to sign might have been the most promising.
Pittsburgh currently has 26 players facing free agency in one form or another this offseason.
The Steelers added another member of their practice squad to the 2019 roster on Wednesday.
Pittsburgh filled the vacant slot on their practice squad on Tuesday afternoon when they added former Patriots and Buccaneers running back Ralph Webb.
The Steelers made several roster moves on Tuesday that also included promoting running back Trey Edmunds to the 53-man roster.
The first depth chart of the regular season has Josh Dobbs listed as the backup quarterback and Ryan Switzer as the starting punt and kick returner
Apparently, Cameron Heyward not starting over Ziggy Hood is more than just a sub-package thing. He'll get the start over Hood in Week 6 against the New York Jets. How much that impacts the defense remains to be seen, but changes are being made.
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It may be a week off from playing football, but the Steelers are wasting no time trying to get better. According to Jason La Canfora, the front office is looking to bring in a veteran offensive lineman.
The jack of all trades replaces the master of none. Beachum's start over Mike Adams is not a long-term solution; Adams will eventually get his job back. Adams was taken in the second round, he won't be benched for a seventh-round pick for very long.