Alejandro Villanueva

Steelers 2017 Salary Cap: Projected Space Exiting Bulk Of Free Agency

While you can never say never, it appears the Pittsburgh Steelers are pretty much done doing their 2017 free agency shopping. Sure, there’s a possibility that another player or two might be ultimately signed, but even if that happens, they aren’t likely to spend much more than minimum on them….





Steelers’ Villanueva Gets Another $300,000-Plus In Performance-Based Pay

As expected, Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Alejandro Villanueva has once again qualified for extra pay under the NFL’s “Performance Based Pay” program that compensates players for playing time based upon their salary levels. While the exact amount isn’t yet known, media reports indicate that Villanueva earned more than $300,000 extra for…


Steelers 2017 Free Agents: T Alejandro Villanueva – Exclusive Rights

Player: Alejandro Villanueva Position: Left Tackle Experience: 2 Free Agent Status: Exclusive Rights 2016 Salary Cap Hit: $525,000 2016 Season Breakdown: I would first like to comment on Alejandro Villanueva in terms of his compensation and his salary cap hit. Villanueva made in 2016 the minimum that a player with…




2016 Steelers Sack Breakdown: Final Results

I know the season has long passed us. Maybe it was the Senior Bowl or just the fact the Pittsburgh Steelers were barely sacked this season, but I never got around to the final data for this year’s sack breakdown. So here are the final regular season and playoff totals….


Contract Extension Likely On Tap For Steelers T Alejandro Villanueva

The Pittsburgh Steelers have been busy re-signing several of their exclusive rights free agents this offseason but with that said, tackle Alejandro Villanueva apparently hasn’t signed his offered one-year tender. Whether he has or hasn’t signed that speculated given tender yet really isn’t a big deal as that will ultimately need…


Watch: Steelers T Alejandro Villanueva Reunites With Afghan Interpreter

In case you missed it, the new season of SC Featured began Saturday night on ESPN’s SportsCenter with the story about the bond between former Army Ranger and current Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Alejandro Villanueva and a man who served as his interpreter during one of his tours in Afghanistan. ESPN…


Former Steeler C.J. Goodwin Shows Up On Super Bowl Stage

The Pittsburgh Steelers had a pair of their own former players on the field last night during the Super Bowl, one on either side, and both of them made an impact early on—in opposite ways. Most are probably more familiar with Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount, who spent most of…


2017 Offseason Positional Review – Offensive Tackle

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…


2016 Player Exit Meetings – LT Alejandrio Villanueva

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…


The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers ERFA Signings, Patriots Recap With Alex Kirby, Listener Emails & More

Season 7, Episode 73 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and in this Friday show, David Todd and I get right to talking about the few exclusive rights free agents the Pittsburgh Steelers have already come to terms this past week. Tackle Alejandro Villanueva is another one of the team’s several exclusive rights free agents…