The Steelers released the following players to reach their 53-man roster limit: quarterback Mike Reilly; running backs Carey Davis, Isaac Redman and Justin Vincent; wide receivers Dallas Baker, Tyler Grisham and Brandon Williams; tight end Dezmond Sherrod; offensive linemen Jason Capizzi, Jeremy Parquet and A.Q. Shipley; defensive linemen Sonny Harris, Steve McClendon and Scott Paxson; linebackers Bruce Davis, Tom Korte, Andy Schantz and Donovan Woods; defensive backs Roy Lewis and Anthony Madison; and kicker Piotr Czech.
Sixth-year veteran tight end Sean McHugh was placed on the team’s Reserve/Injured List and will miss the entire 2009 season after injuring his knee during training camp.
Your 2009 Pittsburgh Steelers:
QB: Roethlisberger, Batch, Dixon
RB: Parker, Mendenhall, Moore, Summers
WR: Ward, Holmes, Sweed, Wallace, McDonald, Logan
TE: Miller, Spaeth, Johnson
OL: Starks, Kemo, Hartwig, Essex, Colon, Hills, Foster, Legursky, Urbik
DL: Smith, Hampton, Keisel, Kirschke, Hoke, Eason, Hood
LB: Woodley, Farrior, Timmons, Harrison, Harrison, Fox, Bailey, Frazier
CB: Taylor, Gay, Townsend, Lewis, Burnett, Ratliff
S: Clark, Polamalu, Carter, Mundy
ST: Reed, Sepulveda, Warren