Adam Schefter is reporting that the Pittsburgh Steelers are getting DT Larry Ogunjobi back on a three-year deal worth $28.75 million which will pay him $21.75 million in the first two seasons.
Free-agent DT Larry Ogunjobi is headed back to the Steelers on a three-year, $28.75 million deal that will pay him $21.75 million in the first two years, per source.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 14, 2023
Ogunjobi has proven to be a decent asset to the Steelers defensive line in 2022, where he recorded 28 solo tackles, 23 stops, two sacks, 19 hurries, nine hits, and 30 total QB pressures.
His veteran teammate Cam Heyward shared his thoughts on the news via Twitter shortly after.
Hell yea!!! @Mr_Ogunjobi
— Cam Heyward (@CamHeyward) March 14, 2023
This move allows the Steelers to draft freely at any position come a draft day where the board has shifted dramatically since last week.
Stay tapped in with us here for more Steelers news and original content. Let us know your thoughts below on the Steelers bringing Larry Ogunjobi back.
Pingback: Did the Steelers improve the ILB position via free agency? – Steel Yinzers