Mac Miller Bio

Steelers running back honors Mac Miller with custom cleats

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Steelers running back James Conner is among those mourning the Point Breeze native, and he found a unique way to do it.

Conner, an Erie native who played at the University of Pittsburgh, tweeted several photos of a custom-made pair of cleats honoring Miller, whose real name was Malcolm McCormick and who died last week of a suspected overdose at age 26.

Steelers running back James Conner shared photos of his cleats honoring Mac Miller who recently died at the age of 26. (Photo: James Conner/Twitter)

The tweet simply read, "Thank you Mac," with emojis of praying hands and a teardrop.

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