The Steelers have signed their second-round selection of the 2013 NFL Draft, running back Le’Veon Bell. Financial terms of the four-year deal were not disclosed.
Bell (6-1, 244), who was the 48th overall selection, played collegiately at Michigan State University. He saw action in 40 career games, starting the final 19, when he rushed for 3,346 yards and 33 touchdowns. As a senior, Bell won the Big Ten rushing title, recording 1,743 yards, and he was named a consensus All-Big Ten Conference first-team selection.
The Steelers have now signed six of their nine selections from the 2013 NFL Draft.