Jerricho Cotchery


Steelers Seeking Slot Options During Spring Drills

The Pittsburgh Steelers have of late grown accustomed to having a veteran presence in the slot in their offense. It was a role that the great Hines Ward fulfilled in the latter stages of his career, and he was succeeded in that capacity by Jerricho Cotchery. After Cotchery departed in…

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Antonio Brown Stepping Up His Leadership Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers, it goes without saying, had no idea what they were getting when they drafted wide receiver Antonio Brown in the sixth round of the 2010 NFL Draft. After declaring early following a three-year career of 305 receptions, 3199 yards, and 22 touchdowns, he has only picked up…

Sammie Coates

Steelers Leave Door ‘Open’ For Sammie Coates

You may have heard yesterday about Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin using the phrase “open competition” to describe the number two wide receiver position in the team’s offense during the 2016 season across from Antonio Brown, following the year-long suspension handed down to Martavis Bryant. This comment may have…


Steelers Buck Trend And Kick Off Free Agency Early

You may have heard by now that the Pittsburgh Steelers actually managed to get some work done in the free agency department prior to the start of the new league year—that is, specifically, the unrestricted free agency department. This is not exactly something that the team has been known for…


Steelers Have Much Work To Do As Offseason Begins

The 2015 NFL season is now officially in the books after Emmanuel Sanders and the Denver Broncos emerged victorious to secure the franchise’s third trophy in eight Super Bowl appearances—unfortunately doing so at the expense of Jerricho Cotchery, another former Steeler who admittedly had a rough game, and the Panthers….

PITTSBURGH, PA - AUGUST 30:  Emmanuel Sanders #88 of the Pittsburgh Steelers celebrates with Jerricho Cotchery #89 against the Carolina Panthers during the preseason game on August 30, 2012 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Jerricho Cotchery Saw Potential Of Steelers Offense In 2013

Former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery is currently preparing to participate in the first Super Bowl of his career. Such is the fate of an individual who spend the majority of his career playing for the Jets (I kid—but not really). But prior to spending the past two seasons…

PITTSBURGH, PA - AUGUST 30:  Emmanuel Sanders #88 of the Pittsburgh Steelers celebrates with Jerricho Cotchery #89 against the Carolina Panthers during the preseason game on August 30, 2012 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Former Steelers Wide Receivers To Play In Super Bowl 50

It wasn’t too long ago that wide receivers Emmanuel Sanders and Jerricho Cotchery both played for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Now, both will play in Super Bowl 50 on opposite teams. Sanders, who was originally drafted by the Steelers in the third round of the 2010 NFL Draft out of SMU,…

Darrius Heyward-Bey

Darrius Heyward-Bey Earning Keep With Explosive Plays

The Pittsburgh Steelers offense has had to make do without wide receiver Martavis Bryant for the first two games of the season thus far, with two more to go before he returns. Veteran Darrius Heyward-Bey has been taking his reps, logging 89 of a possible 130 offensive snaps, or just…


Season Of Change: Critics Exhausting Questions Of Antonio Brown

Over the course of the past couple of years, the Pittsburgh Steelers have undergone an uncommon amount of change, which could have been largely correlated with the fact that the team had finished 8-8 in consecutive seasons while failing to advance to the postseason. In deference to general manager Kevin…

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Martavis Bryant, The Big Receiver Ben Has Been Clamoring For

Ever since Plaxico Burress left following Ben Roethlisberger’s rookie season, the Steelers quarterback has been lobbying for a taller target, oftentimes through the media. The 6-foot-5 Burress only started 11 games that year , but as coincidence would have it, he posted the best yards-per-catch average of his career when Roethlisberger…


Steelers Could Still Sign Veteran Receiver If They Wanted To

Last season, the Pittsburgh Steelers took the unusual step of carrying six wide receivers on their 53-man roster, which is not a frequent occurrence for the organization. Typically, this roster allocation tends to be limited to the times when the team believes they have strong top-end depth at the position…


Steelers Awarded One 7th Round Compensatory Pick For The 2015 NFL Draft

The 2015 compensatory draft picks have now been announced and the Pittsburgh Steelers have been awarded one extra seventh round selection (252nd overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft. Last offseason the Steelers lost unrestricted free agents wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders, defensive end Ziggy Hood, wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery, defensive end Al Woods, safety Ryan Clark, fullback David…

LeVeon Bell

Bell Looks To Improve On All-Pro ’14 Season

Last year, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell put on a clinic, both on the ground and through the air to the tune of 2,215 yards from scrimmage, passing Barry Foster’s club record 2,034 set in 1992. He was to the offense what the engine is to a Lamborghini, carrying…