Ray Fittipaldo

One Reporter Says “Don’t Be Surprised If Golson’s Cut”

I don’t mean to harp on Senquez Golson but it’s definitely been a bad two months if you’re still holding onto any of his stock. Us in the blogging universe have mused about the chances he gets cut. Evidently, we’re not the only ones. In yesterday’s chat, Ray Fittipaldo made…


Richard Mann Says WR Depth Is Best He’s Ever Had

It’s easy to get caught up in the hyperbole of the offseason. The stuff people say because it’s the offseason; a time where not much is happening and every team is full of hope. When Richard Mann says something, you know it’s sincere. He’s been around football longer than nearly…


Steelers’ Seven Shots – Sunday, June 11, 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…



Le’Veon Bell Not Present For Start Of OTAs

Keep in mind they are voluntary but Le’Veon Bell was the only Pittsburgh Steeler not in attendance for Day One of OTAs. That was first reported by the PPG’s Ray Fittipaldo. Fittipaldo also grabbed a quote from Ben Roethlisberger about Bell’s absence and #7 wasn’t exactly thrilled to know his starting…


Ben Roethlisberger Says He Gave Team Only One Year Commitment

No one knows how much longer Ben Roethlisberger will play in the NFL. And he apparently doesn’t want to overpromise. Per the PPG’s Ray Fittipaldo, Roethlisberger said he gave only a one year commitment to Art Rooney II.  Ben Roethlisberger said he did not give Art Rooney more than a…


Optimism Growing For Cameron Sutton To Make Immediate Impact

Despite being the Pittsburgh Steelers’ third draft pick in this year’s class, some think Cameron Sutton has a chance to make the most immediate impact. The PPG’s Ray Fittipaldo had a really great chat yesterday afternoon and kept circling back to Sutton anytime he was asked about this year’s rookie…



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…