Steelers sign running back Jawan Jamison, cut Alvester Alexander

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed running back Jawan Jamison, cutting Alvester Alexander.

Jamison was drafted in the seventh round by the Washington Redskins last year.

He was on their practice squad except for three games on the active roster.

Jamison rushed for 1,075 yards and four touchdowns in 2012 at Rutgers.

Alexander spent last season on the Steelers' practice squad.

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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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