Steelers News


David DeCastro On New Contract: “It’s Nice It’s Done”

Pre or post contract, David DeCastro is a man of few words. For one of the league’s throwback linemen, you’d expect no less. His entire interview, the first posted since his new, 5 year, $50 million extension, barely lasts a minute. And that’s including the introduction. But DeCastro is…


Steelers WR Martavis Bryant: ‘I Don’t Smoke Anymore’

The Pittsburgh Steelers won’t have wide receiver Martavis Bryant during the 2016 season as the former fourth-round draft pick out of Clemson was suspended several months ago for violating the the league’s substance abuse policy once again. Bryant, who is believed to be currently living in Las Vegas, took to Twitter…


Robert Golden To See Reduced Special Teams Role In 2016

The captain never abandons the ship. That’s the rule. But in this case, Robert Golden might not have a choice. Despite being named the Pittsburgh Steelers’ special teams captain for the third season in a row, Danny Smith confirmed Golden will have a reduced role on that unit this season….


Early Contract Details For Steelers G David DeCastro

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed guard David DeCastro to a five-year, $50 million contract extension on Thursday and already we’re starting to get a good idea as to how the deal breaks down number and cash flow wise. For starters, DeCastro reportedly received a $16 million signing bonus as part of…


5 Of 42 ESPN Commentators Predict Steelers Will Be Super Bowl LI Champions

Ahead of the 2016 NFL season getting underway Thursday night, ESPN released the predictions of 42 of their commentators and you can see them all below. Of the 42 commentators, only five predicted that the Pittsburgh Steelers will go on to win Super Bowl LI and they are Michelle Beisner, Jarrett Bell, Merril Hoge, Keyshawn Johnson and Jim…


Redskins Injury Report: RB Matt Jones Practices Fully On Thursday

The Washington Redskins have now released their first injury report for Week 1 ahead of Monday night’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers and only four players were included on it. Limited on Thursday during Washington’s practice were wide receiver Josh Doctson (Achilles) and defensive end Kendall Reyes (groin). Doctson, the…


Steelers Thursday Injury Report: Heyward, Hargrave, Thomas All Practiced Fully

The Pittsburgh Steelers released their first official injury report for their 2016 regular season opener against the Washington Redskins on Thursday and as expected, several players who head coach Mike Tomlin termed as being day-to-day earlier in the week are included on it. According to the report, defensive tackle Daniel McCullers (knee),…


Report: Steelers LB Bud Dupree Has Had Surgery On Injured Groin

The Pittsburgh Steelers placed outside linebacker Bud Dupree on their Reserve/Injured list on Sunday with a core muscle injury and after being evaluated further this week by the team’s medical staff, it was decided that he would need surgery to repair it. Dupree recently underwent surgery to repair his core muscle…


Steelers Wheaton, Gilbert Both Expect To Play Against Redskins

The Pittsburgh Steelers won’t release their first injury report of the week until Thursday afternoon but ahead of that, we’re already getting a good idea as to which day-to-day players are currently able to practice ahead of Monday night’s regular season opener against the Washington Redskins. While the Wednesday morning…