Carnell Lake

Missing Pieces 2016: CB Brandon Boykin

Now that we have completed our look at the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 90-man roster heading into training camp a bit under a month from now, it’s time to take a look back at the team’s 53-man roster from last year’s regular season, for the purpose of revisiting the contributions of the players…


Jeremy Fowler Sees Coaching In Mike Mitchell’s Future

When the Pittsburgh Steelers saw that veteran Pro Bowl free safety Ryan Clark, an integral part of their defense, was beyond his abilities, the front office let him leave in free agency and brought in Mike Mitchell through free agency, inking him with a $25 million deal over five seasons,…



Shamarko Thomas Benefiting From Running With First-Team Defense

Aside from the time that he missed during training camp after being sidelined with a shoulder injury following a tackle in practice, Pittsburgh Steelers safety Shamarko Thomas spent the entire offseason running with the first-team defense. And so far, that is where he has been yet again, running with the…




Carnell Lake Stands By Comments He Made About Brandon Boykin

Even though former Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Brandon Boykin has yet to find a team willing to sign him with training camps around the league now less than two months away from beginning, he’s still managing to keep himself in the news. During a recent free agent visit with the Dallas Cowboys,…



Report: Cowboys Have Visit Scheduled With CB Brandon Boykin

Supposed bad hip and all, former Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Brandon Boykin reportedly now has another team interested in him. According to Todd Archer of ESPN.com, the Dallas Cowboys are scheduled to have Boykin in for a workout in the near future. Boykin, who was released by the Carolina Panthers several…



Rookie LB Tyler Matakevich Shares Good Company As College Award Winner

When you look back at the impressive career that new Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Tyler Matakevich had a Temple you will not only see that he registered nearly 500 total tackles but that he also won the Bronko Nagurski Trophy and the Chuck Bednarik Award last season. Both of those awards have now…


Carnell Lake Confirms Steelers Were Targeting William Jackson

Going to be honest with you guys. I didn’t expect this much news to come out on a Saturday. But hey, I’m not complaining. If you’ve been following the site over the last several hours, you know our friend Craig Scott has been dropping knowledge-bombs from the Steelers Men’s Fantasy…


Watch: Carnell Lake Speaks Highly Of Tyler Matakevich

Craig Scott is in attendance at Steelers’ Fantasy Camp and is dropping all kinds of awesome nuggets of information from Carnell Lake today. He posted a quick video to Twitter of Lake originally talking about the team’s top two picks but then mentioning how impressed he’s been by 7th round…


Carnell Lake On Brandon Boykin: He Had A Degenerative Hip Condition

I know the Brandon Boykin uh, saga, has been at times, a tiresome one, but this is some actual useful information today. The Pittsburgh Steelers are holding their Men’s Fantasy Football Camp today. Carnell Lake spent a lot of time with the group and apparently told the team the reason…


The Optimist’s Take: Cover 2 Take Two

The Pittsburgh Steelers have, by and large, been on an upward swing over the course of the past two and a half seasons after they missed the playoffs for two straight seasons, and failed to win a postseason game in four straight years. Last season saw them gain that elusive…