Steelers sign OT Troy Fautanu to rookie contract

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The Pittsburgh Steelers officially agreed to terms with offensive tackle Troy Fautanu on a rookie contract, the team announced on Monday. The Steelers drafted Fautanu with the 20th overall pick in the first round of the 2024 NFL Draft.

While the exact details of Fautanu’s contract are not available yet, Over The Cap estimated that the four-year deal in that slot would be worth around $15 million with a signing bonus of $7.7 million.

Due to the Steelers drafting Troy Fautanu in the first round, the team will have the option to extend his rookie contract to a fifth season if they choose to do so.

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