Steelers sign XFL sack leader Cavon Walker

Steelers sign XFL sack leader Cavon Walker
ARLINGTON, TEXAS - MARCH 07: Cavon Walker #99 of the New York Guardians celebrates after sacking quarterback Philip Nelson of the Dallas Renegades at an XFL football game on March 07, 2020 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Richard Rodriguez/Getty Images) (Richard Rodriguez/Getty Images)

With the loss of Javon Hargrave in free agency last week, the Steelers were thin at defensive tackle.

Wednesday, they made a move to address that.

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According to agent J.R. Rickert, the Steelers are signing defensive tackle Cavon Walker. The team also signed Jarron Jones, a former college defensive tackle who was moved to offensive tackle in the XFL.

Walker, 25, played in the XFL this year for the New York Guardians. He led the XFL, which has suspended play for the remainder of the season, with 4.5 sacks and was named to the fledgling league's midseason All-XFL team.

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