Burt Lauten

Le’Veon Bell Signs Franchise Tag

It’s official. It’s finally official. Le’Veon Bell has signed his one year franchise tag, the team announced moments ago. Le'Veon Bell has signed his franchise tender. MORE: https://t.co/JNIYJlp5Hj pic.twitter.com/ULQlKF9m7B — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) September 4, 2017 After failing to reach a long-term deal in July, Bell “held out” for all…



No Greyhound For Pittsburgh; Steelers Find New Airline

Though the Pittsburgh Steelers have to travel fewer miles than anyone else in the NFL this season, most of their away games still require a flight. And for awhile, that seemed like it was going to be an issue. Back in April, we wrote American Airlines was dropping their charter…


Steelers’ Hotel Fire Alarm Pulled At 3 A.M.

The Pittsburgh Steelers got an early wake-up call to their AFC Title Sunday after the team hotel room’s fire alarm was pulled at 3 A.M, according to reports. According to Boston police per NFL.com, they arrested a suspect in connection with the incident. “Further investigation revealed that a Dennis Harrison,…


Darrius Heyward-Bey Taken To Locker Room, Return Questionable

Pittsburgh Steelers’ wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey has been taken to the locker room with heat related cramps, per PR man Burt Lauten. His return is called questionable. #Steelers WR Darrius Heyward-Bey is in the locker room and is suffering from heat-related cramps. His return is questionable. — Burt Lauten (@SteelersPRBurt)…



Roethlisberger Donating To K-9 Fund After Every TD

After every Pittsburgh Steelers’ touchdown, Ben Roethlisberger will donate $1000 to his foundation to support local K-9 units, according to ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler. The Ben Roethlisberger Foundation, per their website,” seeks to support police and fire departments throughout the U.S. with a particular emphasis on support for K-9 units and service…



Steelers Mike Tomlin To Address Senquez Golson Injury On Wednesday

Even though the NFL Network reported earlier Tuesday morning that Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Senquez Golson could miss the next 12 weeks or so after reportedly suffering a Lisfranc injury during Monday’s training camp practice, the team has yet to confirm that the former second-round draft pick out of Mississippi has…



Alan Faneca To Serve As Steelers’ Coach During Spring

The first practice of OTAs kicks off today but our first piece of news circles around a new coach, not a player. The Pittsburgh Steelers have hired Alan Faneca to serve as an assistant coach during  OTAs and their June minicamp. The news wa first reported by lead PR man…


Kevin Colbert Issues Statement On Martavis Bryant Suspension

Now that the suspension is official and Martavis Bryant has decided against an appeal, the Pittsburgh Steelers have begun to acknowledge the one-year ban. After producing a very short statement as a team, Kevin Colbert released a statement regarding the situation. It was sent out by head of public relations Burt…


Steelers Receive 6th Round Compensatory Pick

The Pittsburgh Steelers have been awarded a 6th round pick in the 2016 NFL Draft. PR Man Burt Lauten announced the news. The #Steelers have received a 6th round compensatory selection in the 2016 NFL Draft (45th pick in 6th round, 220th overall). — Burt Lauten (@SteelersPRBurt) March 11, 2016…


Steelers’ Organization All Class After Loss

I’m not going to pretend all the Pittsburgh Steelers’ are saints. They’ve hard their fair share of plays and off the field moments you’d rather sweep under the rug. But when they lose, they do it with dignity. It’s understandable to point to second-year running back Fitzgerald Toussaint as the…


Report: Steelers Joey Porter Did Not Get Game Ball After Win Over Bengals

Following the Pittsburgh Steelers Saturday night win over the Cincinnati Bengals, Marielena Balouris of WTAJ reported on Twitter that linebackers coach Joey Porter received a game ball from the team in the locker room. That report, however, is now being refuted. According to Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Porter…