Steelers decline fifth-year option for Jarvis Jones

The Pittsburgh Steelers declined to pick up a fifth-year option for outside linebacker Jarvis Jones. Jones would have been paid $8.4 million in 2017. He'll now become a free agent after this season. Jones started all but one game last season, and recorded two sacks, a forced fumble, and an interception. He has 26 career starts and five sacks. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.
Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

Upcoming Games

Aug 4th, 8:00 PM

Jacksonville +1.5 -110

Las Vegas -1.5 -110


Aug 11th, 7:30 PM