Steelers notebook: WR Sanders is focused on winning, not extension
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Aug 3, 2013
Steelers wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders said he is focused on his performance this season, not a new contract. "I'm not really worried about the business side," Sanders said. The Steelers matched New England's restricted free-agent offer to Sanders during the spring, ensuring his return for this year. After that, all bets are off. “If I am here, I am here. They signed him to that deal as a restricted free agent, and the Steelers, passing up the chance to get a third-round draft pick instead, matched it. Nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu spent the past week on the physically unable to perform list with a sore hamstring he injured before the start of training camp.