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Nobody knows for sure if Le’Veon Bell will sign his franchise tender and report to the Pittsburgh Steelers ahead of Tuesday’s deadline, but the team is anticipating the three-time Pro Bowler showing up.
Steelers owner Art Rooney II discussed the situation at hand Thursday with SiriusXM NFL Radio:
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.@steelers Owner Art Rooney II on Le’Veon Bell and his contract situation… “We’re in uncharted territory here” *LISTEN HERE* https://t.co/DJQK42ZgGU
“I don’t know what his plans are, but I would say at this point we expect him to come back next week,” Rooney said. “We know he’s back in Pittsburgh, and so we’re hoping to have some communications with him over the weekend, and we’re kind of expecting he will be back next week.”
This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.
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