The Steelers today signed eight players to the practice squad.
Seven of them were with the team in training camp. They include wide receiver Dallas Baker, tight end Jon Dekker, defensive back Grant Mason, defensive lineman Ryan McBean, defensive lineman Scott Paxon, center/guard Marvin Philip and wide receiver Gerran Walker.
The Steelers also signed running back Jamaal Branch, who had been with the New Orleans Saints.
More details in tomorrow's Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.