Photos: A look at Mitchell's career
The Steelers signed safety Mike Mitchell to a five-year contract, the team announced today. Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed.
Mitchell spent the 2013 season with the Carolina Panthers, starting a career-best 14-of-15 games played as well as the Panthers only postseason contest. During the 2013 regular season, Mitchell set single-season career highs in tackles (74), solo tackles (53), sacks (3.5), interceptions (4) and forced fumbles (2). He also registered five passes defensed and one quarterback pressure.