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Steelers agree to terms with Golden

Posted Mar 7, 2016

Rob Golden is entering his fifth NFL season with Pittsburgh.

The Steelers have agreed to terms with safety Robert Golden on a new three-year contract. Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed.


Golden is entering his fifth NFL season with Pittsburgh after joining the Steelers as an undrafted rookie free agent following the 2012 NFL Draft. He has appeared in 63 games during the regular season (three starts) and in three postseason contests.


Golden was named a special teams captain for the second consecutive year in 2015 and played in 16 regular-season games en route to setting career highs in tackles (36), passes defensed (four) and recording his first career interception.

Transactions

Date Transaction
08/28/2016 Placed OT Jerald Hawkins on the Reserve/Injured List; Waived/Injured QB Dustin Vaughan; Released LB Jordan Zumwalt, LB Mike Reilly, WR Issac Blakeney, WR Levi Norwood, TE Michael Cooper, DE Giorgio Newberry, DT Khaynin Mosley-Smith, CB Julian Whigham, and P Will Monday.
08/23/2016 Signed LB Vince Williams to a new three-year contract.
08/22/2016 Signed G Shahbaz Ahmed; waived/injured G Cole Manhart.