Sport Steelers swap players on their practice squad heading into Week 13
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Theare coming off a 24-17 win on Monday Night Football vs. the . While this was a great win, the prime time slot also means the team is now forced to work on a short week.
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As the Steelers prepare for thein Week 13, they have made a swap on their practice squad.
This from the Steelers official Twitter feed:
We signed DT Renell Wren to the practice squad and released WR Josh Malone from the practice squad.— Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers)
The Steelers have added a defensive tackle by the name of Renell Wren, and to make room for Wren on the practice squad they released wide receiver Josh Malone.
Wren was a 4th round pick of thein the 2019 , and he played 11 games his rookie year before the next few seasons were plagued with injury. This resulted in his release from Cincinnati, and he was signed by the in February of 2022, only to be released in August.
The journeyman gets a chance to prove himself with the Steelers and potentially finding a new NFL home. In the meantime, be sure to stay tuned to BTSC for the latest news and notes surrounding the team as they prepare for the Falcons in Week 13.
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