Carnell Lake

Lake Considers Sensabaugh A ‘Plug And Play’ Cornerback

Due to all the injuries the Pittsburgh Steelers currently have at the cornerback position, it’s not hard to imagine newcomer Coty Sensabaugh seeing a lot of playing time in the team’s Friday night preseason opener against the New York Giants. Ahead of that game taking place, Steelers defensive backs coach…



Lake Sings Praises Of Hilton; Compares Him To Two Former Steelers

If the Pittsburgh Steelers have one defensive training camp darling this year at Saint Vincent College it has to be cornerback Mike Hilton, a former undrafted free agent out of Mississippi, who spent some time last year with the team on their practice squad. Steelers defensive backs coach Carnell Lake…


Mike Hilton Confident He’ll Make A Splash In Training Camp

For a cornerback, confidence is critical. Deion Sanders’ speed and playmaking ability would’ve meant nothing had it not been for his insatiable swagger. The feeling you’re better than the receiver you’re tasked with facing, even if sometimes, you aren’t. It’s a position left out on an island, unique to any…







Carnell Lake Updates Progress Of Rookie CB Cameron Sutton

It’s been a little while since we’ve heard any of the Pittsburgh Steelers coaches talk about rookie cornerback Cameron Sutton, the team’s first of two third round draft picks this year. However, on Wednesday, Steelers defensive backs coach Carnell Lake talked about the Tennessee product during his between-practice session with…


Lake Lays Out Golson’s Path To Steelers 2017 53-Man Roster

A few members of the Pittsburgh Steelers coaching staff apparently talked to the local media on Wednesday, the second day of the teams mandatory minicamp, and Carnell Lake was one of them. Lake, who has coached the Steelers defensive backs since 2011, was asked about third-year cornerback Senquez Golson, who…



Carnell Lake Hopeful Burns And Cockrell Pick Up Where They Left Off

For the first time in several years, there are high hopes for the Pittsburgh Steelers’ secondary. Carnell Lake is hoping for his corners to continue the strong play they showed at the end of 2016. Sitting down with Missi Matthews on Steelers.com, Lake kept it simple with his expectations of…