Tim Dwight visits, signs with Jets

The Steelers signed Lee Mays late last week, but that isn't stopping them from pursuing other wide receivers.

Tim Dwight visited the Pittsburgh Steelers Tuesday, but apparently the Steelers were unable to meet Dwight's demands as he signed with the Jets later in the day.

Even though the Steelers signed Lee Mays last week, they have only four wide receivers under contract.

One of those wide receivers, Nate Washington, didn't catch a pass in the regular season last year. A potential fifth wide receiver, Sean Morey, is a restricted free agent who's used only on special teams, where he is a team co-captain.

In the 5-foot-8, 180-pound Dwight, the Steelers were looking at a player who caught 19 passes last season for the New England Patriots. He also would have filled a void as a punt returner, having returned 162 career punts at an average of 9.7 yards per return and three touchdowns.

Now, the Steelers will look elsewhere for a punt returner/wideout, possibly waiting until the draft or for June 1 cuts. The team will also take a look at New England veteran Troy Brown.

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