Steelers Release TE Weslye Saunders

The Steelers made a roster move Friday, as the team released tight end Weslye Saunders, the same day he returns to the team after he served his four-game NFL suspension for taking a banned substance

Rookie TE David Paulson had been playing well enough in the teams eyes to make Saunders expendable. The roster now stands in terms of tight ends – Heath Miller, Leonard Pope, and Paulson.

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2 Comments on "Steelers Release TE Weslye Saunders"

  1. Black&gold4life | October 13, 2012 at 9:18 pm | Reply

    One Word… REDICULOUS

  2. I thought Saunders was going to be a playmaker. This move seems to of been quietly swept under the rug

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