Steelers still debating Bettis' status
PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Steelers released cornerback Chad Scott and tight end Jay Riemersma on Friday in a pair of salary-cap moves that had been anticipated since their season ended last month.
The Steelers were only $500,000 under the salary cap at season's end and, partly because of the numerous performance bonuses they paid following their 15-1 regular season, they needed to trim several contracts.
The bonuses, including the more than $2 million paid rookie
quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, ...
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