Carnell Lake

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…


Burns And Davis Essential To Changing Of The Guard

It’s quite clear the need for speed and athleticism on the defensive side of the football in today’s NFL, as evidenced by this past season’s Super Bowl Champion Denver Broncos. With the selection of Artie Burns and Sean Davis in back-to-back rounds, the Pittsburgh Steelers appear close to the finish…



Colbert, Lake Discuss The Guesswork Of College Tape Evaluating

I think it is most likely obvious to anybody reading this site that when it comes to the NFL Draft, there are so many variables involved in determining whether or not a player is going to find success transitioning from the college level to the professional level that the entire…


Reynolds’ Steelers Spin: 2016 NFL Draft

There is no better hangover remedy for the 31 teams that fall short of a Super Bowl victory than the NFL Draft. In a flash, painful disappointments fade away and all teams cups’ overfloweth with bright hopes as they ride in on rainbow striped unicorns. In what has become as…



Sean Davis’ Physicality A Perfect Fit For Pittsburgh

Artie Burns might have been awarded #25 but it’s second round pick Sean Davis whose play is going to remind you of Ryan Clark the most. There’s a lot of ways to evaluate him and I’d encourage you to check out Luc Polglaze’s report for his full take. Here, we’re…


Steelers Will Start New DB Sean Davis Off At Strong Safety

The Pittsburgh Steelers continued to address their secondary in the second round of the 2016 NFL Draft on Friday with the selection of Maryland defensive back Sean Davis. After the pick was made, Steelers defensive backs coach Carnell Lake addressed the media to talk about his newest player. “Really a…


2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Miami (FL) SS Deon Bush

As you should know by now, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles will be…


Steelers Colbert, Tomlin, Butler, Lake All Present For Florida State Pro Day

The Florida State pro day is taking place on Tuesday in Tallahassee and as expected, Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert and head coach Mike Tomlin are both present for the annual event, according to Tim Linafelt, of Seminoles.com. Linafelt also reports that he’s spotted Steelers defensive coordinator Keith Butler…