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


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

Jimmy Garoppolo is healthy and he needs to be on the next flight to Pittsburgh

You know you want it, Pittsburgh.Image: Getty Images Jimmy Garoppolo is at San Francisco 49ers’ camp, and according to the team, he is able to practice with no restrictions as of today. The team doctors deemed that he was healthy enough not to go on the PUP list at the opening of training camp. He … Read more

Mark Madden: Training camp ‘hold-in’ accomplishes nothing for Steelers’ Diontae Johnson


Diontae Johnson lost his hold-in. He won’t acknowledge that. But he has. The Steelers won’t give Johnson what he wants: A contract extension with an average annual value of $20 million or more. Negotiation won’t change that. The Steelers don’t often give receivers a second contract. Hines Ward and Antonio Brown were exceptions. Johnson isn’t … Read more

Donald Trump to play round with Bryson DeChambeau and Dustin Johnson ahead of LIV Golf event

The third event of the controversial Saudi-backed tour is being played at Bedminster, New Jersey, which is a Trump-owned course. A source with LIV Golf told Reuters that Trump and his son Eric will tee up with 2020 US Open winner DeChambeau and two-time major winner Johnson during the Pro-Am on Thursday ahead of its … Read more

Michael Johnson accused of ‘black racism’ after questioning Tobi Amusan’s world record

Michael Johnson questioned the validity of Nigerian athlete Tobi Amusan's world record

Michael Johnson is accused of ‘black racism’ after questioning Nigerian athlete Tobi Amusan’s time when she obliterated the 100m hurdles world record – as huge numbers of athletes recorded personal bests at the World Championships Michael Johnson has been accused of racism after questioning a world record Nigeria’s Tobi Amusan smashed Kendra Harrison’s 2016 100m hurdle … Read more