Reports: Steelers trade for Jaguars LB Joe Schobert
The Pittsburgh Steelers are trading for Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Joe Schobert, multiple outlets reported Thursday.
Schobert signed a five-year, $53.75 million deal with the Jaguars in March 2020. He is due to make $7 million this season.
He racked up 141 tackles, six for loss, three interceptions, two forced fumbles and 2 1/2 sacks in 16 starts in 2020.
The 27-year-old was drafted in the fourth round by the Cleveland Browns in 2016 and played his first four seasons in Cleveland, where he earned a Pro Bowl nod in 2017.
Over his career, he has started 65 of 77 games, totaling 549 tackles, 11 sacks, 21 tackles for loss and nine interceptions.
–Field Level Media