Steelers promote Fitz Toussaint, cut Isaiah Pead

The Steelers promoted running back Fitzgerald Toussaint to active roster from the practice squad. They cut running back Isaiah Pead. Toussaint has spent the entire season on the Steelers’ practice squad.  He originally signed with the Baltimore Ravens as an undrafted rookie free agent out of Michigan on May 29, 2014. With Michigan, Toussaint had 510 career carries for 2,290 yards (4.5 average) and 28 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 31 passes for 298 yards (9.6 average) with the Wolverines. Toussaint played in four career games during the regular season and two postseason contests, all with the Ravens. He had six carries for 12 yards, and three catches for 27 more. 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.

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