Originally Posted by steeltheone
Chad Brown is the only example...Kirkland got to heavy and Porter was older...When we cut older players at 32,,,Brown was behind a loaded contract with Lloyd.
Kirkland wasn't cut because being too heavy. He had lost a step and was cut because Earl Holmes was a good MLB, starting all season and they drafted Kendrell "Contact" Bell who became the first Steelers rookie since Jack Lambert to start all season at LB. Then Farrior was brought int eh following year.
It wasn't his weight, but it was a good