Le'Veon Bell Informs Steelers Of His Return Date

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The information that the Pittsburgh Steelers, their followers, and Le’Veon Bell fantasy soccer house owners have been ready for has lastly arrived. Le’Veon Bell might be reporting to the crew throughout their Week 7 bye.

According to ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler, Bell plans to be prepared for the Steelers’ Week eight dwelling recreation in opposition to the Cleveland Browns on October 28, and can “resolve how a lot observe time he wants accordingly.” In an interview with Fowler, the 26-year outdated Pro Bowler mentioned he is in prime bodily situation and will play soccer “tomorrow” if he wanted.

Additionally, Bell says he is “absolutely dedicated” to taking part in his greatest for Pittsburgh and remains to be hopeful that he’ll be capable of resign a long-term cope with the group. That mentioned, Fowler studies that Bell believes the Jets, 49ers, Colts, Browns and Eagles could be amongst groups  in signing him as a free agent subsequent offseason. 

In talking of his prolonged holdout, wherein he forfeits greater than $850,000 for every week that he stays away from the crew, Bell says it “sucks” however provides, “I’ve gotta take this stand.” The Steelers provided Bell a $70 million contract over the summer time however he referred to it as “Monopoly cash” as a result of it solely included $17 million in ensures.

The Steelers, 1-2-1, will host the 1-Three Atlanta Falcons in Week 5, adopted by a street recreation in opposition to the Cincinnati Bengals earlier than their Week 7 bye.

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