Patriots sign Ayers John Hansler | September 5, 2017 | Pittsburgh Steelers | No Comments The New England Patriots signed former Pittsburgh Steelers WR DeMarcus Ayers to their practice squad. Ayers caught 6 passes for 53 yards and a TD last year for the Steelers. Ayers provides an Edelman-like skill set. Be Sociable, Share! Related Posts Pittsburgh Steelers’ Runningback Live In Studio No Comments | Apr 4, 2012 Will Allen Interview: Steelers veteran safety speaks to BTSC about season, charity No Comments | Nov 10, 2012 James Harrison Appeal To Be Heard Today At 2 Eastern Time No Comments | Dec 14, 2011 Steelers rookies will wait until June 2 at the earliest to sign contracts No Comments | May 16, 2013 About The Author steelz09 Owner and operator of PlanetSteelers.com and SteelersApparel.com. I'm a die hard Steelers fan and enjoy running this website as a hobby (sometimes a second job) in addition to my day job as a Software Systems Engineer.