Brandon Johnson


Training Camp Expectations: Running Backs

In less than two weeks, we’ll be at training camp, watching the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 90 man roster roll through 14 practices and four games. There will be so much to learn, tons of things going on, so I want to lay out some of my expectations and hopes for each…


Recent History Suggests Steelers Will Carry Just One Kicker Into Camp

The plan was to have two but the news of Shaun Suisham’s setback leaves Chris Boswell as the only kicker on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ roster. And their recent history suggests he’ll remain as the only one. First, the obvious. In a move corresponding with Suisham’s release, the team opted against…

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Steelers’ Rookie Minicamp: A Primer

Because we’re nothing if not thorough around here, let’s go through a quick bio of the 19 players brought in as tryouts for the Pittsburgh Steelers’ rookie minicamp, which kicks off today and lasts through the weekend. Though these players are all long shots, fighting to get onto the roster,…

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Steelers Add Two More For Rookie Minicamp Tryouts

Since the bulk of undrafted free agents were announced at the conclusion of yesterday’s draft, two more players have been invited to the Pittsburgh Steelers’ rookie minicamp this week. They will participate on a tryout basis. They are Toledo corner Cheatham Norrils and Penn State running back Brandon Johnson. Norrils…

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Will The Steelers Use More Dime Or Big Nickel In 2013?

With more and more NFL teams drafting athletic tight ends these days, combined with more teams trying to incorporate spread style offenses, defenses are forced to combat this with more athletic players that can defend against it. The Pittsburgh Steelers over the last several years have primarily used just two…

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Report: Cowboys Free Agent LB Victor Butler To Visit Steelers On Thursday

The Pittsburgh Steelers missed out on free agent linebackers Lorenzo Alexander and Moise Fokou as both players signed contracts with other teams on Wednesday. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports now reports via Twitter Wednesday night that Dallas Cowboys free agent linebacker Victor Butler is scheduled to visit Pittsburgh on Thursday….