Found February 09, 2012 on SteelerAddicts:
Former singer Crystal Gayle was known as much for her hair as she was for her voice. Her long, straight hair went down the center of her back and at one time was nearly touching the floor. The latest rumors are that her hair has been cut to a much more appropriate length meaning it stops just behind her knees. The Pittsburgh Steelers can relate to Gayle’s problem as they have a serious amount of cutting to do and it began yesterday. The Steelers’ front office announced the release of veterans Bryant McFadden and Arnaz Battle yesterday in what is expected to be the first of many off-season moves in an effort to get the salary cap in line with league standards. McFadden, a defensive back, was a one-time starter for the Steelers who struggled through some injury issues and eventually found himself on the bench for most of the season with William Gay and Keenan Lewis seeing the majority of time opposite Ike Taylor. For the solid special teamer in Battle, he is simply a guy lost in the s...

Steelers Release Cornerback Bryant McFadden & WR Arnaz Battle

In some not so surprising news today, the Pittsburgh Steelers announced that they have released cornerback Bryant McFadden and wide receiver Arnaz Battle and officially announced that they have signed safety Myron Rolle, wide receiver Juamorris Stewart and linebacker Brandon Hicks to future contracts. The release of McFadden and Battle were expected as the Steelers start to clear...

Steelers release four including Bryant McFadden and Arnaz Battle

The Steelers have started to make some of their offseason moves.  They released four players today to help them get under the salary cap.  The four released were Bryant McFadden, Arnaz Battle, Miguel Chavis, and Erik Clanton.  The move will save the Steelers around $3.5 million in cap space next season. Add this to the restructure of LaMarr Woodley and the Steelers have now saved...

Steelers make offseason moves, release McFadden & Battle

The offseason is in full swing now for the Steelers, as if it wasn’t already. Today it was announced, courtesy of Pittsburgh Trib, that the team has released veteran Cornerback Bryant McFadden and Wide Receiver Arnaz Battle. Both players were still under contract, each having 1 year left on their current deals. This comes as no surprise to most as the team needs to continue to...

Steelers Release Two Players

The Steelers have cut veteran special teamers Bryant McFadden and Arnaz Battle. McFadden was making about $2.5 million, Battle about $1 million.Honestly, it was easy to forget McFadden was still on the team this past year. Battle was a replaceable special teamer. These aren't blockbuster moves, but they're the official start of roster changes for the offseason.We will never...

Steelers cut Battle, McFadden

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Steelers cut Bryant McFadden, Arnaz Battle

Just a few weeks back, we went through the Steelers roster and guessed what players would be cut. Cornerback Bryant McFadden was one of the names that came up, and the Steelers haven’t wasted any time letting him go. The team announced Wednesday they released McFadden and receiver Arnaz Battle. They also waived tight end…

Steelers draft plans becoming clear?

The Pittsburgh Steelers have released veteran cornerback Bryant McFadden, making an already weak secondary even more thin. We have terminated the contracts of CB Bryant McFadden and WR Arnaz Battle. We also waived TE Miguel Chavis and LB Erik Clanton. — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) February 8, 2012 McFadden played sparingly in 2011, after starting every game – including...

NFL News: Steelers Clearing Cap Space

As the Browns look to catch up with their division elite, the Steelers are making moves to cut cap space.  As opposed to the Browns who are under the cap, the Steelers are well over it.  But, they are trying to get better. Today they cut cornerback Bryant McFadden and wide receiver Arnaz Battle from their roster.  That saved about $3.5 million. Yesterday, the Steelers restructured...

Cornerback McFadden, receiver Battle ousted by Steelers

What has been an offseason of change for the Steelers continued when they terminated the contracts of veteran cornerback Bryant McFadden and receiver Arnaz Battle.

Steelers make moves to get under cap; Battle, McFadden cut

The Steelers have released veteran cornerback Bryant McFadden and veteran receiver Arnaz Battle.

Steelers still approximately $12-$13 million over salary cap

The front office of the Steelers has been busy this offseason so far trying to chip away at the original $20-$25 million that the team was over the NFL salary cap by. They are making good progress here in the last few days as Linebacker Lamarr Woodley’s contract had been restructured, saving them over $6.5 million. They also cut often injured Cornerback Bryant McFadden and Special...
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