The Steelers signed two players to Reserve/Future contracts, linebacker Vic So’oto and running back Tauren Poole, the team announced today.
So’oto (6-3, 263, 3) has appeared in 13 career games with three different teams, Green Bay, Oakland and Arizona. He also spent time with the Washington Redskins, on the Packers’ practice squad, and he finished the 2013 season on the New Orleans Saints’ practice squad. He originally signed with Packers as an undrafted rookie free agent out of Brigham Young University on July 28, 2011.
Poole (5-10, 210, 2) spent parts of the 2013 season on the Indianapolis Colts and Carolina Panthers practice squads. He was placed on the Panthers’ Reserve/Injured List due to injured ribs on September 1, 2012 and missed the entire 2012 season. Poole originally signed with the Carolina Panthers as an undrafted rookie free agent out of the University of Tennessee on April 30, 2012.