Markus Wheaton

Current Steelers Wide Receiver Corps Not Enough

The Pittsburgh Steelers do not have a number two wide receiver right now—at least not a wide receiver that is currently able to fill that role in the manner that would be expected of it. I think that much is obvious, and is well known by more or less the…



David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Week 11: Steelers Versus Browns

The Pittsburgh Steelers went to First Energy Stadium in Cleveland on Sunday and did something they haven’t done since the opening game of the season. They won on the road. The Steelers raised their record to 5-5 and moved back into a first place tie in the AFC North defeating…



Heyward, Wheaton Placed On Injured Reserve; Dupree Activated

The Pittsburgh Steelers have sent two players to injured reserve today, shutting down their seasons. DE Cameron Heyward and WR Markus Wheaton were place don IR, the team announced minutes ago. Bud Dupree has officially been activated to the 53 man roster while Daryl Richardson was called up from the…


Steelers Vs. Browns 2016 Week 11: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV, Injuries & Radio Schedule

2016 Week 11 Pittsburgh Steelers (4-5) vs. Cleveland Browns (0-10) Kickoff: 1:00 p.m. ET Site: FirstEnergy Stadium (67,431) • Cleveland, OH Playing Surface: Grass TV Coverage: CBS (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2) Announcers: Kevin Harlan (play-by-play), Rich Gannon (analyst) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network – WDVE-FM (102.5)/WBGG-AM (970) Announcers: Bill Hillgrove…


Steelers Injury Report: Five Players Ruled Out For Browns Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now released their final injury report for week 11 ahead of Sunday’s road game against the Cleveland Browns and as expected, five players have now been officially ruled out for that contest. Ruled out on Friday were defensive end Cameron Heyward (pectoral), wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey…


Steelers Injury Report: Green, Grimble Practice Fully On Thursday

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now completed their Thursday practice ahead of Sunday’s road game against the Cleveland Browns and their Thursday injury report includes a few positive developments. Not practicing again on Thursday were defensive end Cameron Heyward (pectoral), wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey (foot), safety Shamarko Thomas (groin), wide receiver…



Steelers Injury Report: Two Tight Ends Limited On Wednesday

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin provided a full update on the health of his team ahead of Sunday’s road game against the Cleveland Browns during his Tuesday press conference and the Wednesday injury report includes a few names he failed to mention. Not practicing for the Steelers on Wednesday were center Maurkice Pouncey (finger), running…



David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Week 10: Steelers Versus Cowboys

On a beautiful autumn afternoon the largest home crowd in the the history of the Pittsburgh Steelers saw an amazingly entertaining game between the home team and the Dallas Cowboys. And plenty of folks went home happy. Heinz Field was loaded with Cowboys fans who got to see the visitors…


Tomlin Acknowledges Coates Is Dealing With Multiple Finger Issues

Since Week 5, we’ve seen Pittsburgh Steelers second-year wide receiver Sammie Coates catch just one pass for 4 yards. Additionally, in Sunday’s loss to the Dallas Cowboys, Coates played a season-low two offensive snaps. During his Tuesday press conference, head coach Mike Tomlin finally set the record straight as to…



Sammie Coates On Lack Of Production: ‘My Hand Has To Heal’

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Sammie Coates played only two offensive snaps in Sunday’s loss to the Dallas Cowboys and failed to register reception. Now we know why. “I got a busted hand,” Coates said Monday afternoon, according to Ray Fittipaldo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. “There isn’t much I can do….