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Draft Scout Cameron Heyward News
01/13/16 - DE Cam Heyward, who injured his back against the Bengals, did not practice.
12/23/15 - DE Cam Heyward recorded his seventh sack of the season and the 22nd of his career against Denver. His 22 sacks are sixth-most among Steelers defensive ends since the sack became an official statistic in 1982.
10/25/15 - DE Cameron Heyward picked up his third sack of the season when he dropped Kansas City quarterback Alex Smith late in the first half. But against a revamped Chiefs offensive line, they were able to collect just two sacks on the afternoon. ""We've got to get a lot better," Heyward said. "We've got to learn from this."
10/14/15 - DE Cameron Heyward has been fined by the NFL for wearing eye-black tape reading "Iron Head" in honor of his late father's cancer fight.
Heyward revealed in a tweet Wednesday that he was fined after honoring his father -- former NFL running back Craig "Ironhead" Heyward, who died at the age of 39 in 2006 after a seven-year battle with a recurring brain tumor.
"Got fined for honoring my Dad who bravely fought cancer on my eye black. #Nevergiveup #CancerSucks," Heyward wrote on Twitter.
Heyward reportedly was fined $5,787 for wearing the eye-black tribute and plans to appeal the fine.
07/23/15 - DE Cam Heyward signed a six-year contract through the 2020 season with the Pittsburgh Steelers on July 16.
NFL Network reported the deal to be worth $59.2 million.
Heyward, 26, was in the final year of the rookie contract he signed after being selected 31st overall in the 2011 draft. He has played in 64 straight games, the third-longest streak among defensive ends in the league.
Last year, Heyward shared the team lead in sacks with a career-best 7.5, becoming the first Pittsburgh defensive lineman to lead or tie for the most sacks since Aaron Smith in 2004.
"I love this organization," Heyward said in a tweet that included a picture of him signing the contract. "Very blessed and excited about continuing my career as a Steeler! #somanythanks #greatday"