PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Steelers say they have re-signed offensive lineman Trai Essex to a one-year contract.

Essex, who was an unrestricted free agent, was drafted by the Steelers in the third round in 2005.

The veteran offensive lineman has played in 76 career games in the regular season and six post-season games.

He has spent his entire seven-year career with the Steelers.

The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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