By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pittsburgh Steelers have reportedly decided to exercise their fifth-year option on safety Minkah Fitzpatrick.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Steelers Trade 1st-Round Pick For Miami Dolphins DB Minkah Fitzpatrick
NFL Network National Insider Ian Rapoport reported the news Tuesday afternoon on Twitter.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 27, 2021READ MORE: Pittsburgh Steelers T.J. Watt, Cam Heyward And Minkah Fitzpatrick Named To The 2019 NFL AP All-Pro Team
The Steelers acquired Fitzpatrick in 2019 via trade, sending a 2020 first-round draft pick to the Miami Dolphins for him.
In both 2019 and 2020, Fitzpatrick earned top AP All-Pro Honors.
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