Landry Jones Looking To Cement Backup Role

The Pittsburgh Steelers were fortunate over recent years, as the offensive line has improved and he has been reined in by his new offensive coordinator, to have quarterback Ben Roethlisberger healthy throughout the 2013 and 2014 seasons. That was not the case last season, during which he missed the most…


Report: Tackling Won’t Be Allowed During Steelers-Lions Joint Practices

The Pittsburgh Steelers will welcome the Detroit Lions to Saint Vincent College in Latrobe on Tuesday for what will be the first of two joint practices between the two teams. While Tuesday’s training camp session figures to be entertaining, apparently it won’t include any tackling. According to Aditi Kinkhabwala of…


Steelers Spin: Evaluating The Youth Movement

It’s been years since the Pittsburgh Steelers have been a preseason favorite for Super Bowl contention. If Big Ben is going to return to the Big Show this season it will be the result of a successful, albeit long-laboring youth movement. It seems a lifetime ago when Aaron Rodgers and…


Rookie Lineman Jerald Hawkins Showing Early Promise

When the Pittsburgh Steelers used their fourth-round draft pick on offensive tackle Jerald Hawkins, the selection was met with some skepticism, if not derision. Even though the team had used its first three selections on defensive players at key positions, it seemed odd to take a tackle at that spot,…


Steelers’ Statistical Training Camp Recap: First Nine Practices

Just as we did after the last off day, we’re compiling our notes from camp to provide some baseline stats from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ skill positions. We’ll start with the numbers from the past five practices and then post the overalls after. Quarterback:  Dustin Vaughan: 37/62 (59.7%) 4 TDs 0 INTs…


Steelers Vs Lions Joint Practices: Matchups To Watch

Sensory overload. That’s how I felt watching the joint practices against the Buffalo Bills two years ago. It was incredible but impossible to see everything. The intensity, the chaos, all the action taking place throughout two fields. Now the Detroit Lions are in town and even without Calvin Johnson, there’s…


2016 Camp Questions: How Many D-Linemen Will Dress On Game Day?

Training camp is now upon us, in case you have failed to take notice. The Pittsburgh Steelers reported to Latrobe on July 28, and began practicing the following day in preparation for their first preseason game on August 12, and eventually, for the 2016 regular season in April. Every NFL…



Bengals Never Lost Interest In Bringing Back CB Leon Hall

A lot of teams lately, it seems, have dealt with injuries to the cornerback position early in training camp. The AFC North was no stranger to that phenomenon, as the Steelers have seemingly lost second-year cornerback Senquez Golson for the season. The Cincinnati Bengals are also dealing with an injury…


New Faces 2016: CB Montell Garner

Training camp is already in gear for the Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the league, and a lot has changed for them over the course of the past several months. They have lost a number of players in free agency, through releases, and retirements. But they have also brought…


Bengals Wearing Lions Clothing On Tap For Steelers This Week At Latrobe

The Pittsburgh Steelers will return to the practice fields of Saint Vincent College on Tuesday for the first of two joint practices with the Detroit Lions. While that in and of itself is something to be excited about it, the fact that a few of those Lions players are former…


Senquez Golson, The New Designated To Return Rule, And Important Dates

I was asked a very important question by a reader today via email concerning Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Senquez Golson, who underwent surgery on Monday to repair a Lisfranc injury that he suffered during training camp. The question centered around whether or not Golson needs to be on the team’s initial…


Report: Steelers CB Senquez Golson Has Had Surgery To Repair Lisfranc Injury

After suffering a Lisfranc injury early last week during a training camp practice, Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Senquez Golson had surgery on Monday to repair the damage, according to Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Golson, who could be out for nearly four months, will likely be placed on the team’s Reserve/Injured…


Steelers Waive C Quinton Schooley From IR With Injury Settlement

The Pittsburgh Steelers preseason injured reserve list already includes quite a few names as the team enters the second half of their 2016 training camp. However, that list of players decreased by one on Monday as according to the daily league transaction report, center Quinton Schooley has been waived from the…


Hargrave On Mitchell: ‘He’s Pretty Tough’

The Pittsburgh Steelers are now several days into this year’s camp and as a result, rookie defensive tackle Javon Hargrave has logged some meaningful hours with defensive line coach John Mitchell. Hargrave spoke once again with the folks on Steelers Nation Radio to discuss what it’s been like working with…