Steelers to release Foote

Updated: April 29, 2009, 12:28 AM ET
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

Rumors became reality Tuesday as the Pittsburgh Steelers informed starting inside linebacker Larry Foote that he will be released.

It had been rumored for much of the offseason that Foote, made extraneous by the emergence of two-year veteran and former first-round pick Lawrence Timmons, would either be traded or released. It is believed the Steelers attempted to trade Foote during the NFL draft last weekend.

In a strange and puzzling twist, however, team sources ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?