— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 16, 2021
Did it after all maintain to be the Bengals? In accordance to NFL reporter, Pittsburgh Steelers free agent cornerback Mike Hilton has agreed to terms with the AFC North rival Cincinnati Bengals.
Hilton has been one of the most fixed and dynamic avid gamers on the Steelers defense the final two seasons. The crew’s main slot cornerback, Hilton proved to be helpful as a historical undrafted free agent with his willingness to attain the rest from shedding into coverage, blitz or stick his nose into the bustle game.
Hilton’s departure methodology the Steelers now maintain three viable cornerbacks on the roster. Unless the Steelers maintain self assurance in Justin Layne to capture that next step in his career, look for Pittsburgh to strive to safe a susceptible free agent later in the offseason to maintain the void left by Hilton’s departure.