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Trade Details Revealed In Steelers, Seahawks Deal For Nick Vannett

A general view of the Pittsburgh Steelers stadium.

PITTSBURGH, PA - SEPTEMBER 7: A general view during the game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Cleveland Browns at Heinz Field on September 7, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

On Tuesday night, the Pittsburgh Steelers further angered their fanbase by sending yet another 2020 draft pick in a trader.

Pittsburgh sits at 0-3 on the year, but isn't ready to give up on the season just yet.

The Steelers traded a 2020 first round pick to the Miami Dolphins for star safety Minkah Fitzpatrick earlier this season. Pittsburgh wasn't done there.

The Steelers made a play to bolster their offense on Thursday night by trading with the Seattle Seahawks for tight end Nick Vannett.

ESPN's Adam Schefter broke the news of the trade. Not long after, fellow NFL insider Tom Pelissero revealed what the Steelers paid up to acquire Vannett.

According to Pelissero, the Steelers shipped a 2020 fifth-round pick to Seattle.

Vannett has played in all three games for the Seahawks this season. In each of the three games, he recorded a reception for a grand total of four catches for 38 yards on the year.

The trade comes in the wake of an injury to Steelers tight end Vance McDonald.

McDonald suffered a shoulder injury during the team's game against the San Francisco 49ers. The oft-injured tight end was spotted at practice on Tuesday afternoon with his arm in a sling.

The Steelers are now down a first and fifth-round pick for the 2020 draft.