Updating the Steelers’ salary cap situation following the Diontae Johnson contract

The Pittsburgh Steelers are chugging through 2022 training camp and are about a week away from their first preseason game. While there cold continue to be some swapping of players throughout training camp, there is always the chance something else changes things whether large or small. As reports come in of these deals well before … Read more

Tim Benz: Steelers, Diontae Johnson had to give up a lot to settle on contract

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The Steelers’ new contract with wide receiver Diontae Johnson sums up that old adage from business negotiations. A fair deal for both sides probably means that neither side is completely happy with the contract that has been signed. I don’t think that always has to be true. Look at Sidney Crosby’s 12-year, $104 million deal … Read more

Why Omar Khan Crushed It On Diontae Johnson Contract Extension – Steelers Depot

Before practice got underway Thursday, it was announced that the Pittsburgh Steelers had signed wide receiver Diontae Johnson to a contract extension. Per initial reports on the signing, Johnson agreed on a two-year, $36.71 million extension that would keep the WR under contract with Pittsburgh through the 2024 season. Johnson was on the books for … Read more

Tim Benz: It’s what Steelers GM Omar Khan did not say about Diontae Johnson’s contract that matters most

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Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Omar Khan made his feelings about Diontae Johnson abundantly clear Tuesday. He wants him on the team. This year and moving forward. One thing Khan didn’t make quite as obvious is that he wants Johnson to stay at the franchise’s preferred salary. Not the vastly expanding going rate set for receivers … Read more

Israeli lidar maker Innoviz wins $4 billion Volkswagen contract for millions of sensors

In this photo illustration a Innoviz Technologies logo is displayed on a smartphone. Rafael Henrique | SOPA Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Israeli lidar maker Innoviz announced Tuesday it has won a contract to supply lidar units and related software for autonomous driving to a unit of Volkswagen, in a deal worth $4 billion … Read more

Woj: Eric Paschall Agrees to Join Timberwolves on Two-Way Contract

The Minnesota Timberwolves have reached an agreement on a two-way contract with former Villanova standout and Utah Jazz forward Eric Paschall, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Darren Wolfson of KSTP. As a reminder, players on two-way contracts are can only be active for 50 of the 82 NBA regular season games and are ineligible … Read more

Will Lamar Jackson get a new contract before Week One? – ProFootballTalk

USA TODAY Sports A year ago, Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson reportedly wasn’t interested in a new contract because he was too focused on football. Now, at a time when he’s very focused on football, he’s trying to get a new contract. Will it happen? It’s impossible to know the answer to that question with any … Read more

Metcalf: Contract negotiations ‘stressful process’

6:31 PM ET Brady HendersonESPN RENTON, Wash. — Several months of contract negotiations between his agent and the Seattle Seahawks gave DK Metcalf plenty of consternation, even though the star wide receiver remained confident all along that it would end in a deal. “It was a stressful process,” Metcalf said Friday, “but glad that it’s … Read more

Ducks Sign Defenseman Klingberg to One-Year Contract

The Ducks have signed defenseman John Klingberg to a one-year contract through the 2022-23 NHL season. Klingberg, 29 (8/14/92), led the Dallas Stars to an appearance in the 2020 Stanley Cup Final, scoring 4-17=21 points in 26 postseason contests. Only five other defensemen since 1995 have recorded more points in a single postseason, including Cale … Read more

Space company Masten files for bankruptcy after struggle with NASA moon contract

Lunar-focused company Masten Space Systems filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Thursday, with the venture winnowed down to a handful of people after layoffs and furloughs. The space company declared as its debts ballooned, tracing back to a NASA contract awarded to Masten two years ago. Once seen as a major win for the … Read more