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Sammie Coates

Rookie Sammie Coates Could See Playing Time Competition

The Pittsburgh Steelers drafted wide receiver Sammie Coates in the third round of the 2015 NFL Draft largely in direct result of the fact that they knew that the potential for a pending suspension and future troubles later on down the road existed with second-year wide receiver Martavis Bryant. Head…


Steelers Suisham Suffers Torn ACL, Likely Done For Season

Pittsburgh Steelers kicker Shaun Suisham has suffered a torn ACL in his left knee, likely ending his season, according to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette. The kicker will undergo surgery this week. It’s almost certain he will be placed on injured reserve. Suisham tore it attempting to make…

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Report: Steelers QB Bruce Gradkowski To Resume Throwing This Week

Even though he’s likely to remain on the PUP list for the foreseeable future, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Bruce Gradkowski is scheduled to throw on the side sometime this week during training camp practices, according to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. #Steelers vet No. 2 QB Bruce Gradkowski to start…

Jarvis Jones

Jarvis Jones Answers His Own Biggest Critic – Himself

Outside linebacker Jarvis Jones has received no shortage of critiques, from an equally numerous set of critics, since the Pittsburgh Steelers made him their 17th overall selection in the 2013 NFL Draft. Certainly, many of the criticisms targeted at him have had at least a trace of merit behind them….


Why Reserve/PUP Is The Best Option For Senquez Golson

Monday morning it was reported by Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that rookie cornerback Sequez Golson might indeed need surgery on his ailing shoulder. Since that time, I have received a few emails asking if Golson will be placed on the teams injured reserve list with the designated to…


Report: Steelers Rookie CB Senquez Golson Might Need Shoulder Surgery

It appears as through the shoulder injury that Pittsburgh Steelers rookie cornerback Senquez Golson has been dealing with is indeed serious and it might even require season-ending surgery. According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Steelers are considering several options with Golson and that includes surgery. Last week,…


Danny Smith Shares Blame For Kickoff Return Struggles

Even though the Pittsburgh Steelers fielded a 11-5 division-winning team during the 2014 season, they headed into this offseason with plenty of areas to work on that were in need of improvement, through all three phases of the game. One of the less heralded aspects in need of improvement that…


Moats Showing No Fear Of Losing Job To Dupree

When the Pittsburgh Steelers made edge rusher Bud Dupree their first round selection in the 2015 NFL Draft this past spring, it could be said that the writing was on the wall for fellow outside linebacker Arthur Moats, who was viewed as the incumbent starter on the left side, filling…


Bouchette Thinks Steelers Should Sign Vick

Should the Pittsburgh Steelers sign veteran quarterback Michael Vick if current backup Bruce Gradkowski remains sidelined on PUP with his sore right shoulder? Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette believes they should. Bouchette laid out his suggestion in a Thursday morning blog post and should Gradkowski indeed wind up being…

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Lawrence Timmons Happy To Stop At The Buck

When the Pittsburgh Steelers made Lawrence Timmons the team’s newest inside linebacker with the 15th overall pick in the 2007 NFL Draft, at 20 years old, he was destined to become a dynamic, playmaking mack. As he’s gotten older, entering his age-29 season, however, he seems to have found a…


Offensive Growth Built From Bond Between Offense And Coordinator

Last season, the Pittsburgh Steelers reached a new precipice in their offensive ascent, producing among the very best seasons on that side of the ball in the history of the franchise. But the rise didn’t come spontaneously. It was very much a byproduct of the strengthening bonds between offensive coordinator…


Steelers 2015 Training Camp Battles Preview: Safety

As the days continue to tick away before the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2015 training camp opens in Latrobe at the end of the month, we continue to preview some of the major storylines to look out for as the weeks progress. One of the more exciting aspects of training camp is…