2:46 AM EDT, Sat November 01, 2014

Adam Podlesh: 'I thought to myself, at best, I'm going to have a special needs child and wife'

The harrowing story of the former Steelers punter Adam Podlesh, who was robbed of a chance to make the team's 2014 roster due to a placental abruption suffered by his wife during delivery of their son, Carter. Adam Podlesh will go down in Steelers transactions history as a player who signed a contract with the team. He never donned a uniform, or even punted in a practice, let alone even a preseason game. He never made the roster. Podlesh's wife was pregnant with the couple's son when Podlesh signed a 1-year deal with the team in April. She was due around the time training camp would begin....
Steelers terminate the contract of punter Adam Podlesh

Steelers terminate the contract of punter Adam Podlesh

The Steelers have terminated the contract of absentee punter Adam Podlesh today The Steelers have chosen to terminate the contract of punter Adam Podlesh. Podlesh signed a one year contract with the team back in April, however due to personal circumstances he failed to report to training camp and was subsequently placed on the Reserve/Did Not Report List. The 8th year veteran has a fairly stellar 42.4 yard average per punt over the last 7 seasons. The move has been expected for some time, but the timing is mildly interesting since the Steelers current punter Brad Wing had himself a horrid...
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Steelers | Cut Adam Podlesh

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