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Not only did the Pittsburgh Steelers sign first round pick David DeCastro on Monday, but they also signed free agent offensive lineman Bridger Buche out of Eastern Michigan to the roster as well.
Buche measured in at 6033 at his pro day back in March and weighed 305 pounds. He did 20 reps on the bench and ran the 40 in a reported 5.43 seconds to go along with a reported 4.78 short shuttle time.
Buche started his career as a tight end in 2007 and moved to offensive tackle in 2008, where he started all 12 games at right tackle. In 2009 he sat out the entire season with a hip injury suffered Read more [...]
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Offensive tackle Bridger Buche signed a one-year deal with the Steelers. He was an undrafted free agent this year out of Eastern Michigan. After missing the entire 2009 season with a hip injury, Buche started 12 games at left tackle in 2010 and all 10 games he appeared in last year.
The 2012 draft class of the Pittsburgh Steelers is now all under contract as Bob Labriola reports via Twitter that first round draft pick, guard David DeCastro, has come to terms on a four-year contract that is estimated to be worth just under $8 million.
The Detroit Lions signing of their first round draft pick, tackle Riley Reiff, earlier in the day, effectively boxed DeCastro...
It’s finally official now, all of wondering, waiting, and questioning the reasons why the Steelers 2012 first round pick David DeCastro hadn’t signed yet.Will he be in camp on time, is he thinking of holding out, was the money freed up from releasing Jonathan Scott finally what gave them the breathing room to get the deal done? The answers are Yes, No, and Yes.
According to multiple...
According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Steelers have signed first round pick, guard David DeCastro to a four-year deal, with an option for the fifth. The deal is reportedly worth $7.8 million and DeCastro is expected to start straight away at right guard. With DeCastro signed ContinueThe post Steelers: DeCastro Signs, Attention turns to WR Mike Wallace appeared...
Steelers came to terms with their number one draft pick David DeCastro yesterday. DeCastro who fell beautifully to the Steelers at pick number 24 signed a 4 year contract worth approximately $7.814 million with a 5th year option. Based on the rookie wage scale the first 3 years are fully guaranteed. There is a good chance that DeCastro will begin the season as a starter as...
According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Steelers have signed first round pick, guard David DeCastro to a four-year deal, with an option for the fifth.
DeCastro will likely come in and start right away at guard. Many scouts around the league had him ranked as the top player in this year’s draft.
The Detroit Lions have announced this morning that they have come to terms with tackle Riley Reiff, their first round draft pick, so that now means that the Pittsburgh Steelers should be coming to terms with David DeCastro at any time now.
Last week DeCastro was boxed in from behind when the New England Patriots came to terms with Dont'a Hightower, the 25th overall pick in...
The Steelers signed first-round pick David DeCastro to a four-year contract with a club option for a fifth year. He's expected to enter training camp as the starting right guard. DeCastro was the 24th overall pick in the 2012 draft. Cameron Jordan, drafted No. 24 in 2011, signed a deal worth $7.7 million last year. DeCastro started 39 games at right guard in three seasons...
Training is just a few short days away now, as the Steelers will report to Latrobe on July 25th. It’s the day we’ve all been waiting for since that dreadful torching of our beloved defense ended what we all thought was a promising post season for 2011.
Fast forward to today and the Steelers still have 2 glaring issues facing them that they would love to have resolved before the...
The Steelers have reportedly signed WR Mike Wallace to a five year contract worth $42 million with $20 million guranteed money. This deal comes on the hinges of David DeCastro signing his rookie deal after a long wait. As reported earlier this week the contract status with DeCastro was likely holdin ContinueThe post Steelers Extend Mike Wallace, Coach Tomlin appeared first on SteelBlitz.
Steeldad and BRC on the Blitzburgh Radio podcast this week as we get ready for training camp 2012, Pittsburgh Steelers. We’re super excited to have the offseason nearly in the rear view mirror now and there’s much to look forward too.
We cover topics such as the David DeCastro signing, latest Mike Wallace updates, review of our training camp roster throwndown series, Joey Porter...
A day after getting their first-round pick, David DeCastro, under contract, the Steelers turned their attention to head coach Mike Tomlin.
On Tuesday, the team signed Tomlin to a three-year contract extension, keeping the charismatic coach in Pittsburgh through 2016.
This was a move most saw coming and one that should surprise nobody.
Since succeeding Bill Cowher in 2007, Tomlin...