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Steelers 2013 Depth Chart For Preseason Game Versus Redsklns

In preparation for their second preseason game against the Washington Redskins next Monday, the Pittsburgh Steelers released an updated depth chart on Wednesday. As far as noticeable changes from the last depth chart go, rookie wide receiver Justin Brown has jumped David Gilreath Both Isaac Redman and Le\’Veon Bell are…


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Steelers Still Ranked 18th In NFL.com Power Rankings

Elliott Harrison of the NFL.com has released his second Power Rankings of the year and has the Pittsburgh Steelers ranked 18th overall, just like he did in his first set of rankings he released back in June. In Elliot\’s reasoning, this time around, he points to the unknown surrounding the…


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Steelers Black Cat Still Has Time And Lives Left

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie cornerback Terry Hawthorne returned to the practice field on Monday in a limited fashion as he looks to work his way back into contention for a spot on the 53 man roster as training camp slowly begins to wind down. While camp might be ending soon, there…


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Cameron Heyward Took Alameda Ta\’amu Under His Wing During The Offseason

Pittsburgh Steelers second-year nose tackle Alameda Ta\’amu had a good showing in the preseason opener against the New York Giants this past Saturday as he continues to try to show the organization that they didn\’t waste a fourth-round draft pick on him. Even though he showed up at training camp…


Steelers TE Heath Miller Still Isn\’t Sure When He\’ll Be Back

The Pittsburgh Steelers situation at the tight end position went from bad to worse last week when Matt Spaeth went down with a Lisfranc injury that could sidelined for around 10 weeks following his surgery. The Steelers hope to get Heath Miller back sooner rather than later, but even he…


Steelers 2013 53 Man Roster Prediction – Post Preseason Game 1 Edition

The Pittsburgh Steelers now have their first preseason game behind them, so it is now time for my fourth 53 man roster prediction for the 2013 season. If you missed my first three 53 man roster predictions following the draft, OTA practices and pre training camp you can view them…


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Steelers DE Brian Arnfelt Stout Against The Run In Preseason Debut

By Matthew Marczi Over the past couple of seasons, the Pittsburgh Steelers seem to have had no shortage of quality defensive end-capable linemen in camp, making cuts all the more difficult. Back in 2011, an undrafted rookie out of Northwestern University by the name of Corbin Bryant was able to…





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Danny Smith Likely To Get The Final Say On Last Few Roster Spots

When it comes down to the final two or three spots on the Pittsburgh Steelers 53 man roster, special teams play really has a bearing on which players make the team and which players are included in the final cut. According to linebackers coach Keith Butler and running backs coach…



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Video: Steelers G Ramon Foster & Coach Jerry Olsavsky Talk Saint Vincent College

Pittsburgh Steelers guard Ramon Foster and defensive assistant coach Jerry Olsavsky recently sat down to talk to Catholic News Service about Saint Vincent College and the atmosphere provided there for the players during training camp. 2013 marks the 48th year the Steelers have held training camp at the Catholic college and…


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NFLPA Tells Players To Expect HGH Testing In 2013

HGH testing in the NFL will more than likely take place in 2013 as the NFLPA has “tentatively agreed” to let the league take 40 blood samples each week from five randomly chosen players from eight different teams in order to test for human growth hormones. According to an NFL.com…



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Bills GM Doug Whaley Intends On Using The Steelers Organization As A Blue Print

Prior to being named the Buffalo Bills Assistant General Manager/Director of Pro Personnel in 2010, Doug Whaley worked under Pittsburgh Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert for 12 years in Pittsburgh, so it shouldn\’t be a surprise that the newly-named General Manager for the Bills wants to model the Buffalo organization…


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Steelers NT Alameda Ta\’amu Showed Marked Improvement Against The Giants

Lost in the performance of Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Al Woods Saturday night in the preseason opener against the New York Giants was the play of second year nose tackle Alameda Ta\’amu, who had just recently been activated from the PUP list. While Ta\’amu certainly still has a few technique…


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Steelers Place WR Plaxico Burress On Injured Reserve; Sign WR Tyler Shaw

As expected, the Pittsburgh Steelers placed veteran wide receiver Plaxico Burress on injured reserve Tuesday following his Monday surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff suffered last week in practice. To fill his spot on the 90 man roster the team signed wide receiver Tyler Shaw. Shaw, a 5-11, 182-pound…


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Justin Cheadle\’s Misfortune Could Create An Opportunity For Mike Golic Jr.

Pittsburgh Steelers unfdrafted offensive lineman Mike Golic Jr. didn\’t receive any playing time on offense Saturday night in the preseason opener against the New York Giants as he was relegated to only playing three snaps on special teams. Depending on the severity of the injury guard Justin Cheadle suffered Monday…



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Steelers Not Expected To Place TE Matt Spaeth On Injured Reserve

Bob Labriola of Steelers Digest posted Tuesday on Twitter that while the Pittsburgh Steelers will likely place veteran wide receiver Plaxico Burress on injured reserve at some point following his Monday surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff suffered late last week in practice; he doesn\’t believe that injured tight…


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Humble Steelers Rookie WR Markus Wheaton Knows He Has A Lot To Fix

Like many of you, I too believe that rookie wide receiver Markus Wheaton has the potential to develop into a great receiving threat for the Pittsburgh Steelers, as his college tape alone indicated that long before he was selected in the third-round of the 2013 NFL Draft. With that being…


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Steelers Wanting To Break Rookie LB Jarvis Jones Of Inside Habit

In order for Pittsburgh Steelers rookie linebacker Jarvis Jones to reach his full potential, linebackers coach Keith Butler thinks he needs to work on a few things. While at Georgia, Jones often times used his inside pass rush move as his bread and butter. While Butler acknowledged to Ed Bouchette…


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Kirby Wilson Liked The Way Jonathan Dwyer Ran Against The Giants

According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh Steelers running backs coach Kirby Wilson said Monday he liked how running back Jonathan Dwyer ran with the football Saturday night against the New York Giants in the preseason opener and that there was only one of his six carries that he disagreed…


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A Look At The Steelers Wide Receiver Battle After One Preseason Game

By Matthew Marczi Following the season-ending shoulder injury to veteran wide receiver Plaxico Burress, the door to the fifth receiver spot on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 53-man roster busted wide open, and several of the candidates made their presence felt during the team’s preseason opener against the New York Giants on…