Joey Porter

Steelers’ Seven Shots – Sunday, February 19, 2017

Every Sunday during the offseason I plan on recapping for you seven items related to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the NFL that may have fallen through the cracks the past week that should be worth your time to read. This weekly feature will be entitled “Steelers’ Seven…



Rooney II Says Coaching Staff Evaluations Are Still Ongoing

During his end-of-the-season press conference, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin wouldn’t commit to the team’s entire coaching remaining intact during the offseason. During a Wednesday morning interview on DVE Radio, Steelers team president Art Rooney II was asked if the coaching staff evaluation is still ongoing. “Yeah, a couple…




Tomlin Won’t Commit To Steelers Coaching Staff Staying Intact

Even though the Pittsburgh Steelers made it the AFC Championship game this season, head coach Mike Tomlin wasn’t ready to guarantee on Tuesday that the entire coaching staff will be retained during the offseason. “You know, I understand that change is a part of this thing, it always is particularly…


Tomlin Appreciates Team’s Ability To Overcome Adversity

Every team has to overcome adversity during the season. But maybe none have had to, and done so, more than this year’s Pittsburgh Steelers. There were the suspensions: Martavis Bryant for the year, Le’Veon Bell for three games. Joey Porter’s arrest. Antonio Brown’s video that left everyone clutching their pearls….



Steelers Reinstate Joey Porter To Coaching Staff On Friday

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced Friday morning that team president Art Rooney II has reinstated linebackers coach Joey Porter to the team. “At this time, we have decided that Joey Porter will return to our coaching staff for the game in Kansas City this weekend,” Rooney said in a Friday statement. “We…



Report: LB Coach Joey Porter Expected To Return To Steelers “Soon”

On Thursday, Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reported that Pittsburgh Steelers linebackers coach Joey Porter is expected to be back with the team “soon” after the Allegheny County District Attorney announced reduced charges against Porter to disorderly conduct and public drunkenness, both of which are summary charges. With the…


Police To Drop Assault Charges Against Joey Porter

The Allegheny District Attorney’s Office has issued a statement saying they are dropping the assault charges against Joey Porter. Here is their full statement via their Facebook page.  “Today our office was able to view surveillance video showing multiple angles of the events that led to the arrest of Steelers…


The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Chiefs Preview With Adam Teicher, Tomlin Tuesday, Injury Report & More

Season 7, Episode 66 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and in this Wednesday show, David Todd and I get right to discussing the current statuses of Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and linebackers coach Joey Porter. We update the health of Roethlisberger, who injured his right foot late in the win over…


Pittsburgh Police Review Board Investigating Porter Arrest

A short update to the story of Joey Porter’s arrest. While a full police report has been filed, the Pittsburgh Police Review Board will be investigating the officer’s claims, according to Pittsburgh’s WPXI.  The investigation will be launched to ensure Pittsburgh Police followed correct procedures in Porter’s arrest. From WPXI:…


Tomlin On Porter: The NFL Is A Privilege, Not A Right

Mike Tomlin opened up his Tuesday press conference with a brief statement on Joey Porter, who was placed on leave by the team yesterday. “To be involved in the National Football League is an honor and a privilege, not a right, and we should respect it as such,” Tomlin told…