Alex Highsmith

Alex Highsmith

Height/Weight: 6' 4"/242 lbs
College: Charlotte
Draft: 2020 3rd round (38th pick) by the
  • Behind the Steel Curtain

    Pittsburgh Steelers 2022 offseason ranked 19th in the NFL, per ESPN

    They even got a second year for $8 million, which is about what Trubisky would have expected to see as a high-end backup option in 2023. Then, facing rumors that as many as five quarterbacks would go in the first round of the draft, the Steelers stayed put and didn’t sacrifice picks to move up and get the player they wanted. In the end, every quarterback was still on the board at No.


    Diontae Johnson on whether he's unhappy with contract: 'Ain't saying nothing'

    After a breakout season that saw him finish among the NFL’s top 10 in both catches (107) and receiving yards (1,161), Steelers receiver Diontae Johnson is looking to cash in. Headed into the final year of his rookie deal, Johnson is due a $2.79-million salary in 2022, 60th in the league among wide receivers. The 25-year-old did not attend any of the Steelers’ three OTA practices this week, an absence beat reporter Mark Kaboly attributed to his contract status.

  • Bleeding Green Nation

    Reports: Eagles hire Steelers executive, promote internal member to assistant GM

    It was previously reported that the Eagles were interviewing Hunt for a “high ranking front office job. Here’s what we wrote about him earlier this month: Hunt is the Steelers’ pro scouting coordinator, a position he’s held since joining the team full-time in 2010. The Eagles previously interviewed him for a role in their organization during the 2016 offseason.