Ike Taylor also restructures his contract to help the Steelers cap issues

The Steelers have been busy, busy this week.  Ike Taylor who just signed a 4 year contract last year has also agreed to restructure his contract.  ProFootballTalk is reporting that Taylor who was scheduled to make $ 5.75 million in base salary this year is going to go down to the league minimum for his experience which is $ 825,000 for salary and take the rest as a signing bonus now.  This move saved the Steelers $ 3.28 million in cap space.
According to PFT between Woodley, Timmons and Taylor’s restructures the Steelers have gotten down nearly $ 15 million dollars closer to getting under the cap.  I’m sure there will be a few more to come.

Source: Yardbarker: Pittsburgh Steelers


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