Steelers Six From Around The Web – Friday March 25th – Say It Ain\’t So, Joe Edition
Former Steelers cornerback Joe Burnett faces a DUI charge down in Florida after he was arrested by Orlando police on March 16th. Burnett was drafted by the Steelers in the 5th round of the 2009 draft and released after the 2010 training camp.
Steelers defensive back and special teams ace Anthony Madison joined 93.7 The Fan on Thursday to talk about the new kickoff rule, his free agency status and several other things.
Although his his two-year contract has expired and he is currently a free agent, Steelers safety Ryan Mundy is optimistic he will re-sign with the Steelers.
The Steelers will reportedly have UTC cornerback Buster Skrine up for a pre-draft visit sometime over the next few weeks. Also Middle Tennessee State quarterback Dwight Dasher was worked out by the Steelers on Thursday as well. Dasher seems to be a slash type prospect. No word if he is scheduled for a visit to Pittsburgh.
Bob Labriola has another story in a series of stories chronicling the 52 playoff games in Steelers history. This one focuses on the the Steelers 21-17 loss to the Dolphins in the 1972 AFC Championship Game.
Alex Marvez reported last night for Fox Sports that Human growth hormone testing is coming for all NFL players if the league has its way in labor negotiations.