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Steelers Sign Running Back Tony Brooks-James

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The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed running back Tony Brooks-James, the club announced Tuesday.

This will be Brooks-James’ second stint in Pittsburgh. He was on the Steelers’ practice squad in 2019.

Brooks-James had most recently signed a futures contract with the Atlanta Falcons, but was cut by the team on July 26.

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He began his professional career with the Falcons as well, signing as an undrafted free agent out of Oregon in 2019.

While at Oregon, Brooks-James totaled 1,863 rushing yards and 392 receiving yards with 20 touchdowns over his career.

The Steelers released linebacker Jarvis Miller to make room for the addition of Brooks-James.

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