Steelers Reel In 3rd Round Pick Chris Hope

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and ESPN are both reporting this evening that the Steelers have signed third-round pick Chris Hope to a three year deal... more...

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
ESPN


The Steelers this evening have started signing their draft choices, beginning with third-round pick Chris Hope. According to reports linked above, Hope will be getting a three-year deal worth $1.3 million. Hope's signing bonus will be a shade under $400,000 with salaries slightly backloaded at $225K, $300K, and $380K. The deal takes up a little over 10% of the $3.07 million that the Steelers have to sign their draftees this year.

 

More Information:
Still Mill's Take on Draft Day
USA Today Profile of Hope
Pittsburgh.com Story on Hope
NFL.com Profile of Hope


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