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Pittsburgh Steelers cut fan favorite defensive end Brett Keisel
Pittsburgh Steelers cut fan favorite defensive end Brett Keisel

The Pittsburgh Steelers released one of their most recognizable defensive stars Monday, letting defensive end Brett Keisel go after 13 seasons. "We have informed Brett Keisel that we plan to release him today," Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert said in a statement. "We appreciate his efforts and we are grateful for what he helped us accomplish, including two Super Bowl Championships." Keisel, 36, suffered a torn triceps injury last season, which limited him to 12 games and only four starts.  He was due $1.5 million this season, the final year of his contract, and Keisel's release could signal the end of his career. Though it can be...

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