PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Steelers have released wide receiver Donte Moncrief.
The team announced the move on Saturday.READ MORE: Some Pittsburgh-Area Businesses Will Still Require Masks Following CDC's New Guidance
Moncrief signed with the Steelers in the offseason.
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Moncrief played in five games and had four catches for 18 yards.
The Steelers will get their 2020 third-round compensatory pick back because of the release.MORE NEWS: Teen Dies Nearly 2 Years After He Was Shot At Fourth Of July Celebration In Pittsburgh
The team also activated running back Tony Brooks-James from the practice squad.