Steelers signal Connor Heyward, Mark Robinson, Chris Oladokun to rookie contracts

Three extra draft picks signed four-year rookie contracts with the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Sixth-round decide Connor Heyward and each seven-rounders, Mark Robinson and Chris Oladokun, signed their offers Saturday.

All three gamers signed whereas attending the staff’s rookie minicamp at UPMC Rooney Sports activities Complicated.

Second-round draft decide George Pickens signed his four-year contract Friday. Draft picks remaining to be signed are first-rounder Kenny Pickett, third-rounder DeMarvin Leal and fourth-rounder Calvin Austin III.

Heyward, the youthful brother of defensive captain Cameron Heyward, was signed as a good finish however he completed his profession at Michigan State as a fullback and is anticipated to compete with Derek Watt for a roster spot.

Robinson, a linebacker from Ole Miss, is a transformed operating again. Oladokun spent his senior yr at South Dakota State, the place he made 15 begins and helped lead his staff to the FCS nationwide semifinals. He beforehand attended Samford and South Florida.

Joe Rutter is a Tribune-Assessment workers author. You may contact Joe by e mail at jrutter@triblive.com or through Twitter .

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