Cornerback Walter McFadden
and tight end Justin Peelle
were among the 15 players released by the Steelers before Monday's deadline for teams to reduce their rosters to 75 players.
Also released were linebacker Ryan Baker
, defensive tackle Mike Blanc
, wide receiver Paul Cox
, cornerback Andre Freeman
, kicker Daniel Hrapmann
, offensive lineman Kyle Jolly, long snapper Matt Katula
, tight end Jamie McCoy, safety Myron Rolle
, wide receiver Juamorris Stewart, defensive tackle Kade Weston and wide receiver Jimmy Young.
Linebacker Mortty Ivy was placed on the Waived/Injured list.