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The Titans aren’t suffering from tunnel vision when it comes to their options and they’ve added Texas Longhorns safety Kenny Vaccaro to the list of possibilities. According to the Dallas Morning News, Vaccaro is set to work out for the Titans on Wednesday after impressing teams at the Longhorns Pro Day this week.
The annual NFL free agency is now officially here. A phase where valuable player gets more contracts and a moment of assets for franchise to spend huge.
Steelers is readily more to go as they upgraded their backup. It was confirmed that Bruce Gradkowski had three-year contract.
Pittsburgh wanted to get younger at that spot after Charlie Batch and Byron Leftwich both struggled filling in for Ben Roethlisberger. The Steelers were able to do that with Gradkowski, who turned 30 in January, and didn’t sacrifice on experience. Gradkowski has played seven years in the NFL and this is his third stop in the AFC North after a short stint in Cleveland and a two-year run as Andy Dalton’s backup in Cincinnati
The negotiations between the Steelers and for the agent James Harrison is still continue but neither of the both side has like to the new deal.
Bill Parise, Harrison’s agent and a Beaver County resident, declined comment other than to say, “We absolutely want to do this, we absolutely want to be in Pittsburgh.” And on the other side, Steelers wanted him to take a pay cut.
Pittsburgh Steelers have been restructuring contracts while mortgaging against the future, facing with this dire in this dire salary-cap situation.
James Harrison, due a prohibitive $6.57 million this season, has been playing coy about a potential pay cut. From the Pittsburgh Gazette Harrison’s agent has been discussing the linebacker’s contract with the Steelers in an effort to reduce the salary-cap hit for 2013.