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Steelers restructure Antonio Brown's deal

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The Pittsburgh Steelers got under the NFL salary-cap limit of $133 million by restructuring wide receiver Antonio Brown's contract.

According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Steelers converted $5.2 million of Brown's scheduled $6 million salary for 2014.

The Steelers now gained $3.9 million in salary-cap space for this year.

Brown is under contract through 2017.

He signed his contract in 2012.

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