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Steelers re-sign Jordan Dangerfield

The Steelers didn’t tender safety Jordan Dangerfield as a restricted free agent before the new league year got underway on Wednesday, but he won’t be moving on to another team. The Steelers announced on Friday that they have re-signed Dangerfield. It’s a one-year deal for the 29-year-old. Dangerfield has been a core member of the [more]

Stefen Wisniewski signing with Steelers

Stefen Wisniewski took to social media Thursday night to announce his decision to sign with the Steelers. The interior offensive lineman will sign a two-year deal, Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports. He becomes the second unrestricted free agent to agree to terms with the Steelers and relieves the sting of the losses of Ramon [more]

Jameis Winston watches and waits

Quarterback Jameis Winston had wanted to return to the Buccaneers. With the arrival of Tom Brady, that’s not happening. So what’s next for the first overall pick in the 2015 draft? For now, crickets. Despite some chatter linking Winston to Washington, John Keim of ESPN.com has reported that there’s “no chance” of a D.C. destination. [more]

Report: Steelers restructure contract of Maurkice Pouncey

Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey has agreed to a restructured contract, according to Brooke Pryor of ESPN.com. It’s the latest is a string of similar moves for the Steelers as they work to add cap space to their budget. Pouncey joins quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, cornerback Joe Haden, tight end Vance McDonald, cornerback Steven Nelson and [more]

Steelers ready to restrict the draft room

We don’t know much about the manner in which the rest of the offseason will unfold, but we know that the draft will happen as scheduled on April 23-25. And teams know that they’ll have to limit the number of persons present in their draft rooms to 10. “We’re doing our best to continue to [more]

Steelers cut Roosevelt Nix after agreeing to terms with Derek Watt

The Steelers released fullback Roosevelt Nix on Wednesday, the team announced. The move was expected after Pittsburgh reached agreement on a deal with free agent fullback Derek Watt. Nix had two years left on his contract. He will count $875,000 in dead money, but the team will save $1.01 million. Nix played only three games [more]

PFT’s Free Agent Top 100

The following are PFT’s top 100 free agents for the start of the 2020 league year. The rankings include prospective unrestricted and restricted free agents, as well as released players. The list will be updated as events warrant, with signings, tags and re-signings denoted when announced and/or reported. We’ve also added a running Top 25 [more]

Sean Davis signing with Washington

Safety Sean Davis has agreed to a one-year deal worth up to $5 million with Washington, according to his agent, Drew Rosenhaus. Davis, 26, spent the past four seasons with the Steelers. Pittsburgh made him a second-round choice in 2016. He played 48 games with 41 starts in his time in Pittsburgh, making 247 tackles, [more]

How have quarterbacks fared in their first year with Bruce Arians?

Known as a quarterback whisperer, Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians likely has done plenty of shouting while working with a new quarterback for the first time. The mere fact that the Bucs even had a spot for Tom Brady flows from the reality that Jameis Winston wasn’t good enough last year. Those 5,109 passing yards be [more]

Art Rooney II: “Too early to tell” whether training camp will be impacted

It’s obvious that offseason programs won’t begin on time. It’s increasingly obvious they won’t happen at all. And it’s fair to start wondering whether training camps will open on time, and perhaps whether they’ll happen at all. Steelers owner Art Rooney II told Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that it’s “too early to tell” [more]

Steelers have “another move or two” to make to create cap space

The Steelers have been working to create cap space over the last few days and they aren’t done yet. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, cornerback Joe Haden, tight end Vance McDonald, cornerback Steven Nelson and kicker Chris Boswell have reworked their contracts and they’ve released three players while guard Ramon Foster retired in a collection of moves [more]

CBA loophole could help Dak Prescott avoid reduction in exclusive franchise tender

There’s a potential fight looming over $3.07 million in Dak Prescott‘s franchise tender. The NFL Players Association is prepared to take the position that, because the recently restructured contracts signed by Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins and Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger weren’t filed on Monday, March 16, their reduced cap numbers do not alter the exclusive [more]

Steelers place second-round tender on Matt Feiler

The Pittsburgh Steelers have placed a second-round restricted free agent tender on tackle Matt Feiler, per Mike Garafolo of the NFL Network. With the loss of B.J. Finney to the Seattle Seahawks on Tuesday, keeping a quality offensive lineman in the fold made plenty of sense for the Steelers. The second-round tender carries a non-guaranteed [more]

Steelers place second-round tender on Mike Hilton

The Steelers have placed a second-round tender on cornerback Mike Hilton, according to Hilton’s agent, Drew Rosenhaus. The $3.26 million tender allows the Steelers to match any offer Hilton receives, and Pittsburgh will recoup a second-round pick if it declines. Hilton, 26, appeared in all 16 games last season with eight starts. He made 65 [more]

Seahawks get B.J. Finney for two years, $8 million

The Seahawks are signing offensive lineman B.J. Finney to a two-year, $8 million deal, according to multiple reports. Finney, 28, spent his first four seasons with the Steelers. He has played 59 games with 13 starts in his career, seeing action at center, right guard and left guard. Finney has played 427 snaps at left [more]

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