Steven Johnson


Steven Johnson Healthy, Ready For Bounce-Back Season

Think of players returning for 2017 and a couple names come to mind. Cam Heyward is the biggest name working back from his pectoral injury. Senquez Golson will hopefully get on the field and the team will figure out what they have with him. Odds are, Steven Johnson is a…


2017 Offseason: Questions Who Will Take Over Top Backup ILB Role?

The 2016 season is unfortunately over, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are now embarking upon their latest offseason journey, heading back to the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the postseason is now behind us, there is plenty…


Steelers 2017 Pre-Draft Movements: Inside Linebacker

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…


2016 Player Exit Meetings – ILB Steven Johnson

The Pittsburgh Steelers find that their 2016 season ended a bit prematurely, and are undergoing the exit meeting process a couple weeks sooner than they would have liked. Never the less, what must be done must be done, and we are now at the time of the year where we…




Contract Details For Recently Re-signed LB Steven Johnson

The Pittsburgh Steelers re-signed linebacker Steven Johnson to a one-year contract this past weekend and as expected, it was a minimum salary benefit deal that comes with a reduced salary cap charge. According to Adam Caplan of ESPN, Johnson’s one-year contact totals out at $855,000 and includes a non-guaranteed base…


Re-Signing Of Steven Johnson Good News For Lagging Special Teams

It wasn’t exactly a major splash, and the news didn’t necessarily send shock waves through the nation, but the Pittsburgh Steelers’ decision to re-sign inside linebacker Steven Johnson is not only a fairly significant move, it’s also a validation of the fact that he played well last season and that…



Steelers Re-Sign Steven Johnson To One Year Deal

The Pittsburgh Steelers have re-signed linebacker Steven Johnson, the team announced moments ago. Johnson was previously scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent at the start of the 2017 league year in March. We have re-signed LB Steven Johnson to a one-year contract. MORE: https://t.co/63qcgbbVwG pic.twitter.com/2MZdh5N86X — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers)…


2017 Offseason Positional Review – Inside Linebacker

The season might not quite be over for another couple of days, but 30 teams, including the Pittsburgh Steelers, have already hit offseason mode following their elimination, either prior to or during the playoffs. Pittsburgh got quite far this year, reaching the AFC Championship game for the first time since…


Steelers’ Free Agent Class Happy They Chose Pittsburgh

It’s a story you’ve certainly heard before but one, for me, that never gets old. There’s no organization like the Pittsburgh Steelers. Steelers.com’s Teresa Varley has a great article about three free agents from this past year and their experience in Pittsburgh. Ladarius Green, Ryan Harris and Steven Johnson had…


Overview Of The Steelers 2017 Free Agents

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have been eliminated from the playoffs it’s time to do a quick overview of the players who are scheduled to be free agents come the start of the 2017 league year in March. As usual, these free agents are broken down by three types; unrestricted,…