Former Youngstown State wide receiver Damoun Patterson was one of two undrafted rookie free agents signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers following the organizations recent Rookie Mini-camp. The Steelers announced the roster moves on Monday.
A big-play receiver for the Guins throughout his career, Patterson caught 32 passes for 555 yards and four touchdowns starting all 11 games last season. He had 20 receptions for 484 yards and two touchdowns in 2016. He was a key contributor on special teams units, with 17 tackles over two seasons, including eight in 2017.
R.J. Prince, an offensive lineman from North Carolina, was the other player to sign with the Steelers on Monday following the tryout camp.
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