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Dormont Native Signs Deal with Steelers

Bruce Gradkowski, of Dormont, has agreed to a three-year deal with the Steelers, according to several sources.

Football fans in Dormont have another reason to cheer for the Steelers this season—one of their own has signed with the team.

The Pittsburgh Steelers have agreed to a three-year deal with Bruce Gradkowski, a Dormont native who attended Seton-LaSalle High School, according to a report from ESPN.

Gradkowski, 30, played for the Cincinnati Bengals for the past two seasons.

To read the full report from ESPN, click here.

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and Pittsburgh Post-Gazette also have published detailed reports.

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Joseph March 14, 2013 at 01:55 PM
Backup quarterback for Ben. Time for a poll: Will Batch or Leftwich be in black and gold next season?
Ed M March 14, 2013 at 04:03 PM
I'm betting both will not be players with the Steelers this season but you might see Charlie as a coach.
Robert Edward Healy, III March 14, 2013 at 06:42 PM
Bruce was my quarterback during a WVU football camp tournament back in 2000. He was a pleasure to block for because he only needed about two or three seconds to find someone. We won the tournament, and it's one of my favorite sports memories. Glad to see him back home.
Erin Faulk March 14, 2013 at 06:45 PM
Very cool! Thanks for sharing, Bob.
barb livingston March 14, 2013 at 07:23 PM
go bruce n the whole gradkowski, connolly clans!! barb livingston

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