Eric Weddle

during their AFC Wild Card game at Heinz Field on January 3, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Ravens Heading Toward Open Competition At Second Safety Spot

The Baltimore Ravens got one safety position locked up for the 2016 season, and at least a year or two beyond, when they landed former All-Pro Eric Weddle to roam their secondary. But the other safety spot is in a bit of a limbo state at the moment, particularly after…



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Connecting Free Agency Dots Builds Draft Picture

The Pittsburgh Steelers have certainly not been silent when it has come to adding and re-signing players in free agency—and just before it—re-signing key starters at left guard and cornerback, and assuring maintaining depth at wide receiver and safety. On the outside market, they have added a tackle, a tight…


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The Optimist’s Take: Robert Golden Starting At Safety

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…



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Report: Ravens To Sign Veteran S Eric Weddle On Monday

It appears as though veteran free agent safety Eric Weddle will play in the AFC North in 2016 but not for the Pittsburgh Steelers as Adam Schefter is now reporting on Twitter that he is signing with the Baltimore Ravens. According to Schefter, Weddle will sign a four-year, $26 million…


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Report: Eric Weddle Visiting Patriots

Eric Weddle is supposed to narrow his list down to two teams today. And while that still could happen, he’s taking a last-minute trip up to Foxborough. That’s what Jared Tokarz tweeted out earlier today. I am told by a Patriot's employee that Safety Eric Weddle is visiting with the…




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Report: Raiders In Serious Contention For Eric Weddle

The Eric Weddle news has been spotty since free agency has begun. While there have been plenty of rumors about the Pittsburgh Steelers being interested, they aren’t the only potential landing spot. The Oakland Raiders appear to be making a strong play for the veteran safety, according to CSN’s Scott…



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Sendejo Contract Could Shape Market For Golden

We’re getting our first taste at what the 2016 market is going to look like. It’s going to be an expensive field to play. Especially in the secondary. We wrote about that just the other day, citing the several reports of cornerbacks anxious to cash in. The same could happen…


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Nine Franchise Tags, One Transition Tag Issued By NFL Teams In 2016

Tuesday’s 4 p.m. ET deadline to use franchise and transition tags has now passed and overall there weren’t any surprises when it comes to the ten teams who decided to use the league’s unrestricted free agent mechanisms. As expected, linebacker Von Miller received the exclusive version of the franchise tag…



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2016 Steelers’ Free Agency Wish List

The Super Bowl is over. All 32 teams are now completely focused on the offseason. And with our coverage already in full swing, it’s time to tackle one of my favorite articles to write. Depot has been buzzing about free agency and the players the Pittsburgh Steelers should sign. It’s a…