It’s been quite the busy day for the Steelers front office as they cuts continue now with the latest being offensive guard Chris Kemoeatu. The team continues to purge itself of salary cap money and veteran players that have been staples on the team for what seems like forever.
Steelers offensive lineman Willie Colon tweeted out this afternoon about his latest teammate and friend who will no longer be with him on the field:
@willcolon74: He’s One of the tuffest S.O.B. I’ve ever known. This **** really hurts. They don’t make it like him anymore! #TheDarksideOftheBuiness
@willcolon74: Take nothing for granted, Ball Hard Die Young #SoleforLife68
Kemoeatu’s salary cap hit was just over $4.3 million and he was signed through the end of the 2013 season when he would have been an unrestricted free agent. This latest move has the Steelers cutting about $41 million in player salaries; but remember that’s not all equated to actual salary cap savings. According to the Trib’s Mark Kaboly via t...