kdka-sm kdka-am-sm fan-sm pittsburgh-cw-logo

Steelers

Update On Flozell Adams & Max Starks

By: Mike Vukovcan
View Comments
(Photo by Geoff Burke/Getty Images)

(Photo by Geoff Burke/Getty Images)

Steelers Central
Shop for Steelers Gear
Buy Steelers Tickets

NFL Scoreboard
NFL Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- The Pittsburgh Steelers are in need of an offensive tackle but it won’t be Flozell Adams.

There’s a real simple reason for that: Adams wants too much money.

Adams, who was due to make $5 million this season before being released by the Steelers, is reportedly unwilling to play for anything less.

Aside from the price tag, the Steelers just don’t have the room under the salary cap to sign him. It’s believed the Steelers have less than a million under the cap to spend.

Unless the Steelers are willing to get very creative with the cap and Adams drops his demands, “The Hotel” isn’t coming back to Pittsburgh.

Another option at tackle appears to be ready to sign a deal.

KDKA-TV Sports believes that former Steeler tackle Max Starks is close to signing a contract with the Minnesota Vikings.

Starks worked out for the Vikings on Monday.

View Comments
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 6,095 other followers