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Steelers WR Sammie Coates Still Hamstrung By Injured Fingers

Even through Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Sammie Coates dressed for the team’s Sunday home game against the Cleveland Browns the second-year Auburn product failed to play any snaps on offense or special teams. That’s probably not too surprising, however, being as Coates was limited all last week during practice due…


Report: Stephon Tuitt Says He’s Playing Against Dolphins

Some great news to kickoff this playoff weekend. Stephon Tuitt says he anticipates playing this week, per the PPG’s Ray Fittipaldo. Stephon Tuitt said he's playing Sunday. Said he feels great and said he's still "salty" about the first Miami game. — Ray Fittipaldo (@rayfitt1) January 2, 2017 Tuitt missed…


Steelers Gilbert, Tuitt Fined For Actions In Bengals Game

While Sunday’s game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Cincinnati Bengals won’t go down as one of the dirtiest played contests between the two teams, it did include a little extracurricular activity nonetheless. At least two Steelers players have been fined for their actions in that game and they are tackle Marcus Gilbert…



Steelers CB Ross Cockrell Fined $9,115 For Late Hit Against Cowboys

Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ross Cockrell will likely be out some his yearly salary for the holidays a result of his late hit on Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Lucky Whitehead in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s game at Heinz Field. According to Ray Fittipaldo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Cockrell was fined…


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….


Le’Veon Bell Says Even Practices Are Too Sloppy

Oof, this one isn’t going to feel too good coming off Sunday’s loss that has put the Pittsburgh Steelers in a three-game spiral. After a 13 penalty game, one where its offense was stuck in the mud and special teams abysmal, it’s clear the team has a lot of things…


No Word Yet On Severity Of Pouncey’s Thumb Injury

Early in the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday loss to the Baltimore Ravens, center Maurkice Pouncey left the game with what was later reported as being a dislocated thumb on his snapping hand. While Pouncey did later return to the game, he wasn’t able to finish. “Pouncey had a dislocated finger,” Steelers…


Report: Artie Burns To Start Over William Gay This Week

The Pittsburgh Steelers will be seeing a lot of changes this week with old faces getting healthy and returning. But the team is also shaking up the depth chart with the healthy players they already had. The biggest change? Artie Burns is starting over William Gay this week. That’s what…


Eli Rogers Was Definitely In Mike Tomlin’s Doghouse Sunday

Yesterday, we and others wondered aloud as to why Eli Rogers didn’t see a single snap against the New England Patriots. He was healthy and the rest of the receiving group wasn’t. Sammie Coates could barely see the field with a hand injury and Markus Wheaton continued to miss because…



Report: Steelers Asking League About Suh Kick

Update on what we wrote yesterday regarding Ndamukong Suh’s potential kick of Ben Roethlisberger late in Sunday’s loss to the Miami Dolphins. Per Gerry Dulac, the Pittsburgh Steelers have sent the video of the play to the league. Steelers have sent video and asked league to look into Miami DT…