Steelers Six From Around The Web – Thursday March 10th – Tomlin Not Cutting Cheese In Wisconsin Edition
Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin was present for the Wisconsin Pro Day on Wednesday as tackle Gabe Carimi, defensive end J.J. Watt and tight end Lance Kendricks were all on display. All three seem to be on the Steelers radar in one capacity or another.
Despite not yet signing free agent cornerback Ike Taylor, Ed Bouchette told 93.7 The Fan that he thinks in the end Taylor will be a Steeler next year.
Sports Illustrated reported that NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith said Wednesday that an 18-game season is off the negotiating table in collective bargaining agreement talks with the owners. Also Yahoo Sports reported Wednesday that the league and the union have reached a basic compromise on a rookie wage scale.
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Wednesday we had a look at the success of the tackles drafted in the 1st round of the draft dating back to 1995 as it relates to the Approximate Value Method. We also have our free agent analysis up Wednesday night of Trai Essex.
Part 1 of a 4 part series featuring Tomlin and his free youth football camp he holds every year in his hometown of Newport News, Virginia is up on Steelers.com.
Receiver Antonio Brown will be back in Mount Pleasant, Michigan on Saturday, March 19 for a charity event benefiting the P.E.A.K. program. Brown will be signing autographs and posing for photos from 2-4:30 p.m. at O\’Kelley\’s and the Wayside. He played his college ball at Central Michigan.