Training camp is right around the bend and the Steelers are beginning to tie up a few loose ends.The Pittsburgh Steelers announced today that they have agreed on terms of a five-year contract extension with center Maurkice Pouncey. Financial terms of the new contract were not disclosed.
Pouncey was originally drafted by the Steelers in the first round ,18th overall pick of the 2010 NFL Draft. He has been chosen to Associated Press All-Pro twice (2010, 2012) and was selected to the Pro Bowl in each of his first three years, the first center in league history to achieve such a feat.
Pouncey is heading into his 5th season and the contract extension will keep him with the Steelers through the 2019 season.