David DeCastro


The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Redskins Preview, DeCastro Contract, 2016 NFL Season Predictions & More

Season 7, Episode 13 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and in this Friday show, David Todd and I get right to discussing the Thursday night 2016 NFL regular season opener between the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers and specifically about how the league’s concussion protocol relates to it. We talk about…


NFL Top 1000: What/Where Steelers Made The List

A huge undertaking every year, a large contingent of people were brought on to compile Bleacher Report’s NFL 1000, grading the top 1000 players in the league. It’s always a little unconventional, controversial, but a labor of love with some really smart people sending in their grades. Unveiled yesterday, they…


2016 South Side Questions: Is The Checkbook Closed For The Year?

The preseason has ended, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are taking their practices at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While training camp and the preseason might have seen a lot of work put into the team and…


Early Contract Details For Steelers G David DeCastro

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed guard David DeCastro to a five-year, $50 million contract extension on Thursday and already we’re starting to get a good idea as to how the deal breaks down number and cash flow wise. For starters, DeCastro reportedly received a $16 million signing bonus as part of…


Haley Calls Steelers’ Offensive Line Best He’s Had

There was no hesitation in Todd Haley’s answer. Speaking with Bob Labriola on Steelers’ Nation Radio Coordinator’s Corner, Haley called the Pittsburgh Steelers front five the best he’s ever had in Pittsburgh. “Yeah, without a doubt. Best one and deepest of any year since I’ve been here. We’ve got guys who hopefully…


Steelers’ Roster Pedigree Heavy At Top And Bottom

It’s been a few days now since the roster has been trimmed and tweaked, and so we can probably assume that at least this is the 53-man roster that the Pittsburgh Steelers will carry into the season opener. With that in mind, I wanted to do a bit of analysis…


Bryan: 2016 Steelers 53-Man Roster Prediction: Final Edition

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have closed out their 2016 preseason, it’s time for me to release my final 53-man roster prediction. Please note that this prediction has two sections. The top section is what I predict the 53-man roster to look like Saturday evening right after 4 p.m. deadline….


Dulac: Steelers Close To Long-Term DeCastro Deal

You get a new contract. You get a new contract. The Pittsburgh Steelers have a very Oprah type feeling today. In addition to the restructure Antonio Brown has received, the PPG’s Gerry Dulac wrote in his chat this morning the team is nearing a long-term deal with David DeCastro. His specific answer….