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Report: S Damontae Kazee to sign with Steelers

Dec 2, 2021; New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; Dallas Cowboys safety Damontae Kazee (18) reacts getting an interception against New Orleans Saints during the second half at Caesars Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports
Credit: Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports

Free-agent safety Damontae Kazee is signing a one-year contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, ESPN reported.

Kazee, 28, recorded 52 tackles, two interceptions and two forced fumbles in 17 games (15 starts) last season with the Dallas Cowboys.

He spent his first four NFL seasons with the Atlanta Falcons. He had seven of his 12 career interceptions in 2018 and has played in 69 career games (49 starts) since being selected by the Falcons in the fifth round of the 2017 NFL Draft.

Kazee was a college standout at San Diego State and had a school-record 17 interceptions for the Aztecs. He was named Mountain West Defensive Player of the Year in each of his final two seasons (2015, 2016).

–Field Level Media