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Steelers Free Agents 2012 – Updated

Free Agent List – Steelers 2012

Updated July, 2012

Restricted Free Agents:   Team can tender offer these players before Free Agency begins and have to right to match any offer they receive from another team if they choose too based on that tender amount:

Mike Wallace – WR – Sign 1 yr tender – $2.74 million, in week 3 of the preseason.

David Johnson -TE – Signed 1 yr. tender – $1.26 million

Doug Legursky – OL - Signed 1 yr. tender – $1.26 million

Ramon Foster – OL – Signed 1 yr. tender – $1.26 million

Keenan Lewis – CB - Signed 1 yr. tender – $1.26 million

Ryan Mundy – S - Signed 1 yr. tender – $1.26 million

Jamon Mereditch – OL – Not tendered

Exclusive Rights Free Agents: Player can basically take what their current team offers or leave the NFL.

Isaac Redman – RB – signed his offer

Steve McLendon – NT – signed his offer

Unrestricted Free Agents:  Once the players contract is up they are free to entertain any offer from any team and sign where they choose. It’s best to lock up these players before they hit the open market if it’s the current teams desire to keep these players.

Byron Leftwich – QB  – Signed new 1 yr. deal

Charlie Batch – QB  – Signed new 1 yr. deal

Dennis Dixon – QB – No plans to re-sign

Mewelde Moore – RB – Signed with the Indianapolis Colts

Jericho Cotchery – WR – Signed new 2 yr. contract

Trai Essex – OL – Signed new 1 yr. contract

Max Starks – OT – Signed 1 yr. deal with the Steelers

William Gay – CB – Signed with Arizona Cardinals

Daniel Sepulveda – P – Will not be brought back

FYI – Players Over 30
Bryant Mcfadden – Released.
Troy Polamalu
Arnaz Battle – Released
Larry Foote
Ike Taylor
Ryan Clark
James Harrison
Brett Keisel
Casey Hampton
Hines Ward – Released/Retired
James Farrior – Released
Charlie Batch – Signed 1 yr deal

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