Steelers Sign First-Round LB Devin Bush

     

The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed first-round LB Devin Bush to a four-year rookie contract on Sunday, according to Adam Schefter

This leaves just one draft pick still unsigned for the Steelers: 

PickRoundPlayerPos.CollegeNote
10.1.Devin BushLBMichiganSigned
66.3.Diontae JohnsonWRToledoSigned
83.3.Justin LayneCBMichigan State 
122.4.Benny SnellRBKentuckySigned
141.5.Zach GentryTEMichiganSigned
175.6.Sutton SmithOLBNIUSigned
192.6.Isaiah BuggsDTAlabamaSigned
207.6.Ulysees GilbertILBAkronSigned
219.7.Derwin GrayGMarylandSigned

Bush, 20, was selected by the Steelers with the No. 10 overall pick after they traded up with the Broncos in order to draft him. He was considered one of the best linebacker prospects in the 2019 NFL Draft. 

Pittsburgh relinquished the No. 20 pick in the first round, No. 52 in the second, and a 2020 third round pick in exchange for Bush. 

According to OverTheCap.com, Bush receives a four-year, $18,871,758 rookie contract that includes $11,744,916 signing bonus. 

During his three-year college career at Michigan, Bush recorded 172 tackles, 18.5 tackles for a loss, 10 sacks, 11 pass defenses and one interception over the course of 32 games. He was the 2018 Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year.

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