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Steelers promote CB Doran Grant to active roster

Posted Nov 4, 2015

Grant was a fourth-round draft selection in the 2015 NFL Draft.

The Steelers have promoted cornerback Doran Grant to the active roster, the team announced today.


Grant (5-10, 200), originally joined the team as a fourth-round (121st overall) draft selection in the 2015 NFL Draft. He started 30-of-54 games played at Ohio State and totaled 146 tackles, nine interceptions and 20 pass breakups. He has spent the first eight weeks of the season on the team’s Practice Squad.


To make room for Grant, the Steelers have released wide receiver Tyler Murphy.

Transactions

Date Transaction
11/21/2017 Activated CB Cameron Sutton from Reserve/Injured List to the Active roster.
11/20/2017 OT Marcus Gilbert suspended four games for violating the NFL policy on performance enhancing substances
11/20/2017 Signed OT Jake Rodgers to the Practice Squad; Released WR Justin Thomas from the Practice Squad.