PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – The Pittsburgh Steelers announced that they have come to an agreement with 2014 first-round draft choice linebacker Ryan Shazier on a four-year contract.

Shazier comes to the Steelers from Ohio State University where he played in 39 games as outside linebacker. The Steelers will be moving Shazier to inside linebacker.

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During the Steelers’ optional team activities, Shazier was seen starting alongside current inside linebacker Lawrence Timmons.

At Ohio State, Shazier recorded 316 tackles, 14 sacks, 44.5 tackles for a loss, nine quarterback pressures and nine forced fumbles.

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Shazier was named a first-team All-American after his 2013 season.

Steelers Insider Ed Bouchette first reported the financial terms of the deal.

The Steelers have now signed six of their nine selections.

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