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Talking Cover 2 Defense With Steelers CB B.W. Webb

After seeing the Pittsburgh Steelers play so much Cover 2 defense during the first few weeks of the season, I talked to cornerback B.W. Webb about the team’s adjustment to the defensive scheme after three weeks of training camp. “I wouldn’t say it is too difficult for us, I don’t…


Steelers Activate QB Bruce Gradkowski From PUP List

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now removed another player from their Active PUP list as quarterback Bruce Gradkowski was given the green light Sunday to resume practicing. The #Steelers have activated QB Bruce Gradkowski from the Active/PUP List after passing his training camp physical. He will practice today. — Burt Lauten…


Steelers Jordan Zumwalt Talks Linebacker Roles In Cover-2 Defense

As an NFL prospect, few players were as well-respected for their tape knowledge and cerebral understanding of the game as former UCLA linebacker Jordan Zumwalt. Always an excellent interview for his genuine responses and insight into the Xs and Os aspect of the game, I asked Zumwalt about the Pittsburgh…



Steelers LB Ryan Shazier Asked To Play The Third Quarter Against Jaguars

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier has impressed so far in the first two preseason games of 2015 and Friday night against the Jacksonville Jaguars, he surprisingly was still playing in the third quarter. Even though the Steelers were without the services of injured inside linebackers Lawrence Timmons and Vince Williams…


Steelers LB James Harrison Returning Sons’ Participation Trophies

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison recorded one sack Friday night during the preseason loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars. However, no trophy was awarded to Harrison after the game for participating and giving his best in the contest. Harrison apparently returned from Jacksonville to find out that his two sons were…


Steelers Rookie CB Senquez Golson Has Added 16 Pounds Since Combine

Even though he’s yet to practice during training camp or play in a preseason game, Pittsburgh Steelers rookie cornerback Senquez Golson has been able to work on his overall physical conditioning while sidelined with a shoulder injury. While the Steelers second-round draft pick out of Mississippi can still be labeled…




NFL Network Hires Former Steelers CB Ike Taylor As Analyst

As expected, former Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor now has a new job in television as NFL Media announced Thursday that he will be joining the group as an analyst for the 2015 season. According to the press release, Taylor, 35, will serve as an analyst for NFL Media, appearing…



Report: Roethlisberger To Get 10-12 Snaps Against Jaguars

Wednesday, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said during his press conference that “all healthy men” would play Friday night in the team’s second preseason game against the Jacksonville Jaguars and that means we’ll see quarterback Ben Roethlisberger get some limited work. So, how much playing time will Roethlisberger actually…