Released were three-year veteran quarterback Kurt Kittner; one-year players punter Mike Barr, defensive tackle Grant Bowman, cornerback Nashville Dyer and center Jimond Pugh; and rookie free-agent wide receivers Glenn Martinez and Huey Whittaker.
The team needs to release 11 more players by 4 p.m. Sunday to comply with the NFL-mandated 53-man roster
Steelers cut seven
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