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Dupree signs franchise tender

Former Wildcat can still work on a long term deal
Steelers Dupree Football
Posted at 11:26 AM, Apr 23, 2020

PITTSBURGH, Pa. — Former University of Kentucky linebacker Bud Dupree has has signed his franchise tender with the Pittsburgh Steelers. It guarantees him a one year salary for $15.828 million for 2020.

Dupree is coming off one of his best seasons in 2019 with career-highs in total tackles (68), sacks (11.5) and quarterback hits (17).

The Steelers can still work on a long-term deal with Dupree until July 15.