Kyle Friend

Steelers Practice Squad Could Soon See Upheaval

If you’re a Pittsburgh Steeler who made the practice squad, congratulations. Just don’t get too comfortable. Kevin Colbert and company could shake things up very soon. Clearly, Colbert expressed a displeasure in the NFL getting rid of the 75 man cutdown rule. His main reason, as he’s repeated, is being unable to…


Steelers Training Camp Recap: Offensive Line

Now that the 2017 Pittsburgh Steelers training camp has concluded, we’re recapping everything that went down over these past 16 practices. We’ll break down each play, position-by-position, with final winners and losers at the end. Moving onto the offensive line. Offensive Line Alejandro Villanueva: I think 15 years from now, when T.J. Watt…


2017 Steelers Pre-Training Camp Roster Review: Interior OL

The last time that we took a look back at the Pittsburgh Steelers’ roster in review, it was very shortly after the 2016 season ended. It would be safe to say that quite a bit has changed, and, in a rarity, this actually applies to literally every position on the…


Injuries Allowing New Faces To Soak Up Valuable Reps

If you caught today’s Terrible Podcast (if you haven’t, click here), Dave and I mentioned the lengthy injury list the Pittsburgh Steelers are dealing with over the summer. Nothing serious, at least we don’t believe so, but it rivals your mother’s shopping list. That’s never a fun fact to talk about…


B.J. Finney Leaves Practice Early With Apparent Injury

Today was the final day for OTAs but it wasn’t one where they could escape without some sort of injury. Guard/center B.J. Finney left practice early for unknown reasons but likely due to injury, per this tweet from PennLive’s Jacob Klinger. Unrelated: B.J. Finney left practice today, Kyle Friend said….


Steelers 2017 Pre-Draft Movements: Center/Guard

The Pittsburgh Steelers entered this league year with well over a dozen players scheduled to hit unrestricted free agency. They ended up retaining five of those unrestricted free agents, and also tendered their two restricted free agents. Pittsburgh also added help from outside of the organization at wide receiver, defensive…


2017 Steelers’ Futures Reports: C Kyle Friend

We’re again back to break down the lesser known or brand new players signed to futures contracts by the Pittsburgh Steelers for the 2017 offseason. A year ago, Al-Hajj Shabazz was one of those guys. An afterthought, a name many wouldn’t think was worth talking about. But he wound up…


Steelers Sign Five More To Offseason Roster

The Pittsburgh Steelers have added five additional players to their offseason roster, the team announced today. They have signed: LB Akil Blount, LB Jason Fanaika, OL Kyle Friend and Mike Matthews, and RB Trey Williams. The team also signed CB Devonte Johnson, who we wrote about a short time ago. …