Alejandro Villanueva

Steelers T Alejandro Villanueva Leaves Home Opener With Heat-Related Issues

Pittsburgh Steelers left tackle Alejandro Villanueva is questionable to return to today’s game against the Minnesota Vikings due to heat-related issues. Villanueva left the game in the first half and was replaced at left tackle by Chris Hubbard. Villanueva wasn’t having a great game before leaving injured as he was penalized for…



Steelers Vs Browns Sack Breakdown

As we’ve done in the past, we’re back to break down each of the sacks allowed by the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2017. We’ll assign blame while also keeping track of penalties, too. In Week One against the Cleveland Browns, the Steelers gave up just one. Let’s take a look. 1….


Film Room: Alejandro Villanueva Has Some Kinks To Iron Out

I have to admit that I had not been paying a lot of attention to the performance of Alejandro Villanueva, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ third-year starting left tackle, during the preseason so far. Of course, he missed the first game, and he played longer than the other starters in the second….


Steelers Vs Colts: Winners And Losers

Winners/losers after the Pittsburgh Steelers drop their first game this season, a 19-15 loss to the Indianapolis Colts.  Winners Xavier Grimble: This was the sort of game Grimble needed to quiet any doubts about his roster spot. Did well as a blocker and made a great catch in the red zone, an…



Steelers Training Camp Recap: Offensive Line

Now that the 2017 Pittsburgh Steelers training camp has concluded, we’re recapping everything that went down over these past 16 practices. We’ll break down each play, position-by-position, with final winners and losers at the end. Moving onto the offensive line. Offensive Line Alejandro Villanueva: I think 15 years from now, when T.J. Watt…



Francis Kallon Making For Intriguing Practice Squad Candidate

He’s a man who gets few reps in practice. Near the end of the roster. But he’s worth keeping around on the practice squad. Defensive end Francis Kallon is as raw as they come, and it shows on the field, but there’s intriguing upside and athleticism. One play against the…




Villanueva Injured During Thursday’s Practice; Shazier Leaves Early

The Pittsburgh Steelers are currently conducting their Thursday training camp practice and appears as though left tackle Alejandro Villanueva went down injured during the team portion. Villanueva got rolled up on earlier in team. Trainer looking at him as Villy trying to jog it off. #Steelers — Alex Kozora (@Alex_Kozora)…



New Contract Details For Steelers T Alejandro Villanueva

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed tackle Alejandro Villanueva to a new four-year contract last week and now that the deal has been filed with the NFLPA, we can pass along the numbers and structure to you courtesy of Joel Corry of CBS Sports. As previously reported, Villanueva’s contract totals out at…


Alejandro Villanueva: ‘I Didn’t Want To Break The Bank’

For a towering giant of a man who is also a decorated war veteran, Pittsburgh Steelers third-year left tackle Alejandro Villanueva is quite the unassuming sort, uninterested in drawing attention to himself or away from others. Nor is he interested in getting bogged down in business. He just wants to…