March 28, 2005 wire reports

PITTSBURGH -- Offensive tackle Barrett Brooks re-signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Monday.

Brooks, entering his 11th season, first signed with the Steelers in 2003. He played in five games last season as a backup lineman.

Brooks was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in 1995 and has also played for the Detroit Lions, New York Giants and Green Bay Packers.

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