Steelers sign 7th round pick Toney Clemons
The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed seventh-round draft pick
Toney Clemons to a four-year contract. Terms of the deal were not
The Steelers chose the 6-foot-2, 210-pound Clemons with the
231st overall pick to give the team needed depth at wide
Clemons, who is from a northern Pittsburgh suburb, had 43
receptions for 680 yards and eight touchdowns during his senior
season at Colorado.
Pittsburgh is down to four wide receivers on the roster
following the release of Hines Ward. Clemons will compete for a
spot behind Mike Wallace, Antonio Brown, Emmanuel Sanders and
Wide receivers coach Scottie Montgomery says the Steelers like
Clemons’ size. He is now the tallest receiver on the team.