The Pittsburgh Steelers have a bunch of personnel selections to make going into subsequent season. There’s a perception Pittsburgh have a self-imposed March deadline in place within the curiosity of buying and selling extensive receiver Antonio Brown. In mild of the actual fact, Le’Veon Bell will go away within the offseason, creating cap house for a possible AB commerce is sort of as troublesome a proposition, because the mission to revive a damaged locker room.
Although it is likely to be cheap to image a state of affairs during which AB and the Steelers come to phrases, the assumption across the NFL is that staff officers would not wish to pay a $2.5 million bonus that kicks in through the offseason, particularly if he does not determine of their plans. The different factor to contemplate is the recoupable portion of AB’s cap hit, is purpose sufficient to clear some house. The Steelers are additionally more likely to obtain a $14.5 million cap credit score for 2019, on the premise of Le’Veon Bell’s departure.
So, that leaves the Steelers with just one final field to test off, within the occasion of an Antonio Brown commerce.