• by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer

    Steelers sign QB Michael Vick; place Gradkowski on IR

    The Steelers signed quarterback Michael Vick and placed Bruce Gradkowski on the injured reserve list on Tuesday, the team announced. Pittsburgh was in need of a backup quarterback after Gradkowski dislocated a finger in his left hand, requiring surgery. Vick played in 10 games for the Jets last season. He passed for 604 yards with three touchdowns and two interceptions.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Report: Vick to meet with Steelers; Gradkowski having finger surgery

    Former Falcons, Eagles and Jets quarterback Michael Vick is headed to Pittsburgh to meet with the Steelers, a league source told ESPN. The Steelers have developed a need for quarterback depth since Bruce Gradkowski dislocated a finger on his left hand and is having surgery Tuesday, a source told ESPN.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Steelers remove Bruce Gradkowski from PUP list

    Steelers quarterback Bruce Gradkowski has been activated from the team's Physically Unable to Perform list, the team announced Sunday. Gradkowski had been sidelined due to a sore shoulder, but he was able to practice Sunday.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Shoulder issue has Steelers QB Bruce Gradkowski sidelined

    Steelers backup quarterback Bruce Gradkowski has been dealing with a sore shoulder for most of the last two months and is not ready for training camp. "A couple weeks ... I'm not sure," he told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review about a timetable for his return. "It's nothing serious. I am thankful that we have a long training camp and we have plenty of time." Gradkowski will almost certainly be out when his team plays in the Hall of Fame Game on Aug. 9.

  • by Dave Richard | Senior Fantasy Writer

    Steelers steal Gradkowski

    The Steelers have signed quarterback Bruce Gradkowski to a three-year deal. The Pittsburgh native, who once led the Raiders to an improbable win at Heinz Field, will back up Big Ben.

  • by Jamey Eisenberg | Senior Fantasy Writer

    Gradkowski likely staying with Bengals

    The Cincinnati Enquirer reports that the Bengals will likely look to re-sign free agent backup quarterback Bruce Gradkowski. He is the No. 2 quarterback for the Bengals behind Andy Dalton.