Teresa Varley


Sammie Coates Reflects On Draft Day

This year’s draft is a little more than two weeks away. All the work, years in college and the several months in pre-draft events, leading up to a tension-riddled three days of the draft. That’s the same experience Sammie Coates went through a year ago, and he shared his pre-draft…



Steelers RB Fitzgerald Toussaint Takes His Pass Blocking Seriously

Despite his unfortunate fumble in the Pittsburgh Steelers Divisional Round playoff loss to the Denver Broncos last season, backup running back Fitzgerald Toussaint did manage to show some promise when asked to help fill in at the position after veteran DeAngelo Williams was lost for the post season with a…


Lawrence Timmons Knows Veteran Leadership Is Key

Lawrence Timmons is no stranger to football. Neither is James Harrison or William Gay. And to Timmons, they are the catalysts to the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defensive success. “We have a lot of guys that have been doing it for a long time,” Timmons told Teresa Varley in Part 2 of…


Timmons Admires Steelers’ Resiliency In 2015

Though 2015 did not end with the ultimate goal, for Lawrence Timmons, it was a season he could be proud of. “I feel like we were a resilient team,” he told Steelers.com’s Teresa Varley on recapping last season. “We went through a lot , had a lot of tough injuries,…



Colbert Talks Progress Of Daniel McCullers, Defensive Line Needs

With the bulk of the free agent signing period now behind us and the 2016 NFL Draft quickly approaching, the Pittsburgh Steelers still have glaring needs on their defensive line. Ahead of this week’s annual league meetings in Boca Raton, Florida, Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert not only addressed the…


Sammie Coates

Tomlin, Teammates Helped Sammie Coates Keep Perspective

When the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted wide receiver Sammie Coates in the third round of the 2015 NFL Draft, they knew they were bringing in a player who was not going to play right away. Not only would he need time to grow as a wide receiver, but he was also…


Steelers’ Contracts A Product Of Stability And Culture

I promise I’ll try not to swoon over the Pittsburgh Steelers’ too much. They are a franchise. A business. And make cold, calculated decisions, like every other team. But man, after these last 48 hours, it’s hard not to wave that Terrible Towel a little harder. Robert Golden‘s contract came in low. Even…


Todd Haley and James Daniel On Heath Miller

It’s been nearly a week since Heath Miller announced his retirement and though the initial shock has settled down, it’s still difficult to process not seeing 83 on the field next season. Two more Pittsburgh Steelers’ coaches spoke on Miller’s career to Steelers.com yesterday, Todd Haley and tight ends coach…


Ben Roethlisberger Calls Heath Miller The Best Teammate He’s Had

From Willie Colon to Brett Keisel and Heath Miller, Ben Roethlisberger’s closest friends have always been pretty evident over the years. Now, Roethlisberger has been forced to watch all of them leave, either through free agency of retirement. Teresa Varley of Steelers.com caught up with Roethlisberger and has several fantastic…


Hubbard Focusing On Yoga This Offseason

Lynn Swann was took ballet lessons. So it’s not new for players to look for unique avenues to help them on the football field. That’s what Chris Hubbard intends to do during the offseason, telling Steelers.com Teresa Varley he is going to dedicate time to yoga to focus on his…


Bill Cowher Advocates For Alan Faneca HOF Induction

Sure, he may be a little biased. But it doesn’t mean Bill Cowher is wrong. Speaking to Teresa Varley of Steelers.com, Cowher believes Alan Faneca should get into the Hall of Fame on his first try. Faneca was named a Hall of Fame finalist on January 7th, one of 15…


Villanueva Praises Roethlisberger’s Leadership

There has never been any question Ben Roethlisberger is the leader of this team. But it’s always nice to hear it from his teammates. Especially when it comes from one of the big guys up front. “He embodies all of the strength and courage you want to see in a…