PITTSBURGH, Pa. (WKBN) – The Steelers are reportedly picking up the fifth-year option for safety Minkah Fitzpatrick.
NFL Network was the first to report the news.
Pittsburgh acquired Fitzpatrick in a trade with Miami back in 2019.
The former #11 overall pick of the Dolphins has been named to the Pro Bowl each of the past two seasons.
Last season, Fitzpatrick tallied four interceptions, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery.
His 2022 salary, which is fully guaranteed, will be $10.612 million.