Bob Labriola


Danny Smith Praises Shamarko Thomas’ Special Teams Ability

Shamarko Thomas’ career as a safety may not have gone as planned but he’s embraced the opportunity to be a core special teamer. And Danny Smith gushed about him in his sit down with Bob Labriola on Steelers Nation Radio. “He’s excellent. First of all, it’s important to him. His…

Tyler Eifert

Bengals Week 2 Injury Report: Eifert Ruled Out

The Cincinnati Bengals followed the Pittsburgh Steelers and just issued their first practice report of the week. TE Tyler Eifert and DT Pat Sims were held out of practice. DE Carlos Dunlap and CB Adam Jones were limited, per Bob Labriola. Bengals pract. rept for Wednesday: TE Eifert, DT Sims…

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Steelers Week 2 Injury Report: Wheaton Full Participant, Shazier Held Out

The Pittsburgh Steelers have released their first practice report of the week. Ryan Shazier (knee), Senquez Golson (foot), and Roosevelt Nix (back) were held out of practice. Markus Wheaton (shoulder) and Cody Wallace (knee) were full participants. Wed. @Steelers pract rept: Shazier, Golson, Nix did not practice. Wheaton, Wallace full…


Robert Golden To See Reduced Special Teams Role In 2016

The captain never abandons the ship. That’s the rule. But in this case, Robert Golden might not have a choice. Despite being named the Pittsburgh Steelers’ special teams captain for the third season in a row, Danny Smith confirmed Golden will have a reduced role on that unit this season….


Haley Calls Steelers’ Offensive Line Best He’s Had

There was no hesitation in Todd Haley’s answer. Speaking with Bob Labriola on Steelers’ Nation Radio Coordinator’s Corner, Haley called the Pittsburgh Steelers front five the best he’s ever had in Pittsburgh. “Yeah, without a doubt. Best one and deepest of any year since I’ve been here. We’ve got guys who hopefully…


Saints Game Offers Small Window For 75 Cutdown Bubble Players

No, the final roster won’t be set for over another week. But in a few days, players will begin to receive their walking papers. By August 30th at 4 PM, all NFL clubs must trim their rosters down to 75 players. Quick math tells you that’s 15 players in uniform…


Tomlin Discusses Nix’s Successful Switch To Fullback

It’s rare for a player to make a wholesale switch to another position but the Pittsburgh Steelers have a couple examples of that on their roster, including Alejandro Villanueva and Roosevelt Nix. In their pre-game sitdown, Bob Labriola of talked with Mike Tomlin about Nix’s transition. The conversation began…


Bob Labriola Shares Awesome Ben Roethlisberger Memory

Ben Roethlisberger has made a laundry list of impressive plays, impressive moments throughout his career. And we can all pick out our favorite. That’s what’s Bob Labriola did in his Asked and Answered column and it’s a really cool one most have never seen. We usually don’t reference his…

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Peter King Praises Steelers Versatility, Flexibility

MMQB’s Peter King joined the Steelers’ Live duo of Missi Matthews and Bob Labriola during OTAs to give his impression of the state of the Pittsburgh Steelers. He was quick to point out the team’s ability to win in every way imaginable, even after losing core players. “I think one…

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Alan Faneca To Join Steelers In Training Camp

It was fairly exciting news when we saw Alan Faneca show up with the Pittsburgh Steelers during OTAs, only to learn that he was actually serving as an intern assistant offensive line coach with Mike Munchak during the team’s spring drills through OTAs and minicamp. Minicamp just ended a couple…


CB Montell Garner Impresses In Minicamp

Though no Hall of Fame speech has ever started with “rookie minicamp,” one cornerback made some noise over the initial three down weekend last week. Montell Garner was labeled as a player “to watch” by’s Bob Labriola, who was in attendance for two of the three days. The final…


Steelers Announce 2016 Rookie Minicamp Participants

The Pittsburgh Steelers will hold their annual rookie mini-camp this coming weekend and we now know all of the players who are scheduled to take part in it thanks to a Wednesday update on the team’s official website. According to the recent report, 54 players are currently scheduled to comprise…