PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania (WKBN) – Free agent Defensive Tackle Javon Hargrave is now a former Pittsburgh Steeler.

Multiple published reports say that he has agreed to a 3-year $39 million contract with the Philadelphia Eagles.

The deal makes him the highest paid nose-tackle in the NFL.

Hargrave is a former third-round pick by the Steelers in the 2016 draft out of South Carolina State.

In four NFL seasons with the Steelers, Hargrave has piled up 14 1/2 sacks, with 22 tackles for loss, and a pair of forced fumbles.