Found February 27, 2013 on Steelers Depot:
As expected, the Pittsburgh Steelers are continuing on with their contract restructures in an effort to get cap compliant by the March 12 deadline. On Tuesday it was reported that linebacker Lawrence Timmons restructured his contract and that move cleared $5,299,750 million in 2013 cap space. Pro Football Talk reports Wednesday via Twitter that Antonio Brown has also restructured his contract. While the exact numbers aren't yet known, it is believed that Brown had $1.35 million of his $2 million base salary and his $2.5 million roster bonus due him turned into a signing bonus. That move should Read more [...]

Antonio Brown Admits Awkwardness Existed With Mike Wallace Last Season

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace was absent for all of training camp last year due to his unhappiness with his contract situation. During his time away from the team the Steelers gave fellow wide receiver Antonio Brown an extension that included an 8.5 million signing bonus. Brown was asked last Wednesday on 98.7 ESPN Radio New York if there was any awkwardness between...

Steelers 2013 Salary Cap Update: Two Restructures Down, Two To Go

Another day and another $3.08 million has been trimmed off of the Pittsburgh Steelers 2013 salary cap as wide receiver Antonio Brown had his contract restructured on Wednesday. When you couple that savings with the $5,343,750 million created on Tuesday by the contract restructure of linebacker Lawrence Timmons, you will see that $8,423,750 million has been trimmed in the last two...

Steelers restructure Antonio Brown’s contract

In order to get under the salary cap, the Pittsburgh Steelers have been working on restructuring the contracts of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.  They just finished redoing linebacker Lawrence Timmons’ contract today. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Steelers have also restructured wide receiver Antonio Browns contract. #Steelers restructured WR Antonio Brown’s...

Steelers Restructure WR Antonio Brown’s Contract

Mike Florio of reports that a source has informed him that the Steelers and WR Antonio Brown have agreed restructure his contract in order to create some extra cap space. According to a ”source with knowledge of the transaction,” Browns base salary of $4.5 million has been reduced to a minimum salary of $650,000. Pittsburgh will convert the remaining...

Steelers Restructure Antonio Brown’s Contract

Teams are desperate to free up cap space in order to maintain their current roster and to make room for new talent. Although recent reports indicated Ben Roethlisberger would be the next veteran to restructure his contract, Steelers long time wide-receiver Antonio Brown was next in line. According to Pro Football Talk, Brown’s 2013 salary will be reduced from $4.5 million to ...

Big Ben: No issue in locker room

After signing a restructured contract, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger attempted to put the kibosh on rumors that the locker room is in disarray.

Re-Structure? Woodley Should Offer a Pay Cut

Following in the foot-steps of Antonio Brown, Ben Roethlisberger and Lawrence Timmons, Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker LaMarr Woodley will reportedly also re-structure his contract this week or next. For those of you keeping score at home, the re-structuring of a players’ contract is not a pay cut. It’s actually a way to convert salary money into signing bonus money. This reduces...

Details Of Lawrence Timmons Contract Restructure

The details of the contract restructure of Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons are in via Pro Football Talk and it was pretty much what I expected it to be. Timmons had $4.625 million of his $5.375 base salary, along with his $2.5 million roster bonus due, turned into a signing bonus which now makes his 2013 cap number $5,816,250 million. That cleared $ 5,343,750 million...

Steelers will reportedly restructure the contracts of Roethlisberger and Timmons

According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Steelers plan on restructuring the contracts of both Ben Roethlisberger and Lawrence Timmons to help them get under the salary cap. The Steelers could get Roethlisberger’s deal done by the end of the week, per Albert Breer of the NFL Network. Roethlisberger is scheduled to carry a prohibitive cap figure of $19.595 million...

Steelers Salary Cap Update: 2013 Cap Number Could End Up Above $123 Million

Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reported on Tuesday that a source with knowledge told him that the 2013 NFL salary cap number could come in at $123 million or higher. That is great news if you are a Pittsburgh Steelers fan as this number has slowly been inching up over the course of the last several weeks. It was also reported on Tuesday that the Steelers restructured the contract...

Steelers Start Contract Restructuring Talks With Agents

If any of the news below shocks you then I would like to welcome you back from your stay underneath a rock. Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports on Tuesday that the Pittsburgh Steelers are currently working with agents to restructure the contracts of a few players in order to get themselves underneath the salary cap by the March 12 deadline. At the top of the list...
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