Steelers waived NT Alameda Ta'amu and promoted WR David Gilreath from their practice squad.
Steelers NT Alameda Ta'amu has been activated from the suspended list, and will keep his roster spot.
Steelers suspended rookie NT Alameda Ta'amu two weeks without pay.
Steelers rookie NT Alameda Ta'amu was arrested early Sunday morning for drunken driving, among other various charges.
The Steelers are viewing fourth-round pick Alameda Ta'amu as Chris Hoke's heir apparent as a long-term backup nose tackle.
The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review considers fourth-round NT Alameda Ta'amu unlikely to take Casey Hampton's (ACL surgery) starting job.
Steelers signed fourth-round NT Alameda Ta'amu to a four-year contract.
Sporting News' Russ Lande believes Steelers fourth-round pick Alameda Ta'amu was the best nose tackle in the draft.
If Casey Hampton fails to make a successful return from a third knee surgery, fourth-round pick Alameda Ta'amu is expected to replace him as the Steelers' starting nose tackle.
Steelers traded up with the Redskins to select Washington DT Alameda Ta'amu with the No. 109 pick in the 2012 draft.
Washington NT Alameda Ta'amu weighed in at 347 pounds during the team's Thursday Pro Day.
Sporting News draft analyst Russ Lande believes Washington NT Alameda Ta'amu has positioned himself to be a potential top-ten pick in April's draft after a strong Senior Bowl.