Al-Hajj Shabazz

2017 Steelers Pre-Training Camp Roster Review: Cornerback

The last time that we took a look back at the Pittsburgh Steelers’ roster in review, it was very shortly after the 2016 season ended. It would be safe to say that quite a bit has changed, and, in a rarity, this actually applies to literally every position on the…


Once-Claimed CB Al-Hajj Shabazz Could Bounce Back Elsewhere

Go to the transactions page of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ website and click on the dropdown menu to access the transactions for 2016. Do an in-page search for the name Al-Hajj Shabazz and you will come up with 10 hits for the calendar year. He has had a serpentine journey in…


Steelers Waive Four More Players On Tuesday

The Pittsburgh Steelers cut ties with a few more players Tuesday morning just one day after parting ways with quarterback Zach Mettenberger. We have released RB Brandon Brown-Dukes, RB Gus Johnson, WR Canaan Severin and CB Al-Hajj Shabazz. — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) May 2, 2017 Waived on Tuesday were running backs Brandon…


Steelers 2017 Pre-Draft Movements: Cornerback

The Pittsburgh Steelers entered this league year with well over a dozen players scheduled to hit unrestricted free agency. They ended up retaining five of those unrestricted free agents, and also tendered their two restricted free agents. Pittsburgh also added help from outside of the organization at wide receiver, defensive…


2016 Player Exit Meetings – CB Al-Hajj Shabazz

The Pittsburgh Steelers find that their 2016 season ended a bit prematurely, and are undergoing the exit meeting process a couple weeks sooner than they would have liked. Never the less, what must be done must be done, and we are now at the time of the year where we…


2017 Offseason Positional Review – Cornerback

The season might not quite be over for another couple of days, but 30 teams, including the Pittsburgh Steelers, have already hit offseason mode following their elimination, either prior to or during the playoffs. Pittsburgh got quite far this year, reaching the AFC Championship game for the first time since…



Steelers’ 2017 Futures Report: WR Dez Stewart

We’re again back to break down the lesser known or brand new players signed to futures contracts by the Pittsburgh Steelers for the 2017 offseason. A year ago, Al-Hajj Shabazz was one of those guys. An afterthought, a name many wouldn’t think was worth talking about. But he wound up…


Steelers Versus Patriots: Championship Round Week Projected Inactive List

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the New England Patriots Sunday night in the AFC Championship game and based on the team’s Friday injury report, it looks like several players who have missed recent games are likely to return this weekend. The Steelers Friday injury report included three players listed as…


Steelers Vs. Chiefs: Inactives For Divisional Round Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Kansas City Chiefs have both announced their lists of inactive players ahead of Sunday’s Divisional Round playoff game and when it comes to the visiting team, there really aren’t any big surprises when it comes their seven players. After ending the week listed on the Steelers…


Steelers Versus Chiefs: Divisional Round Week Projected Inactive List

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Kansas City Chiefs Sunday night in a Divisional Round playoff game and based on the team’s Friday injury report, it looks like several players will miss that contest as unhealthy scratches. The list of seven inactive players this week will likely include at least…



Steelers Sign Shabazz, Maxey Off Practice Squad

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a few transactions on Saturday ahead of Sunday’s home game against the Baltimore Ravens. Signed off the practice squad on Saturday was cornerback Al-Hajj Shabazz and he’ll likely play extensively on special teams Sunday being as wide receiver Sammie Coates is expected to be inactive with…


Steelers To Re-Sign Al-Hajj Shabazz To Practice Squad (Update)

The Pittsburgh Steelers plan to re-sign CB Al-Hajj Shabazz to their practice squad, according to a source. The news, however, doesn’t come as a big surprise. The team had planned on re-signing Shabazz after waiving him on December 3rd to make room to sign Randy Bullock following Chris Boswell’s injury….


Texans Waive CB Al-Hajj Shabazz On Saturday

A few weeks ago, the Houston Texans claimed cornerback Al-Hajj Shabazz off waivers from the Pittsburgh Steelers. On Saturday, the Texans waived Shabazz in order to make room for linebacker Brennan Scarlett, who was activated off of their Revere/Injured list as their designated to return player. Why is this newsworthy?…