STEELERS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Steelers OT responds to Myles Garrett wanting to sack Ben Roethlisberger

Defensive end Myles Garrett getting selected first overall by the Cleveland Browns automatically pairs him up against Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger twice per season.Coincidentally enough, Big Ben is the quarterback Garrett said he first wishes to meet. Roethlisberger’s right tackle Marcus Gilbert was quick to respond to Garrett’s remarks. It looks like Garrett...
Via Sportsnaut
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

“I’m a clone of that guy for the Pittsburgh Steelers; Le’Veon Bell.” Lawrence Elliot Jr. Says His Hard Work Won’t Go Unnoticed in the NFL

The NFL Draft still has two days before the final list of players is in. But a running back who may not hear his name called is going to turn a lot of heads at the next level. For four years, Lawrence Elliot Jr. has dominated the backfield at Bloomsburg University. The explosive running back […] “I’m a clone of that guy for the Pittsburgh Steelers; Le’Veon Bell.” Lawrence...
Via Still Curtain
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

National Media Gives Steelers High Marks In First Round

Ok, you’ve heard us talk a ton about the Pittsburgh Steelers’ first round selection. What does big media think? To sum up, they’re all on board with the selection. Sports Illustrated gave the team taking TJ Watt a B+ grade. An excerpt from their explanation. “He tested extremely well at...
Via Steelers Depot
5 hours ago

Watt brothers looking forward to Christmas Day tilt

New Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker  T.J. Watt will face his older brother J.J. when the Houston Texans host Pittsburgh on Christmas Day.While this game will be a fun one for fans to watch, T.J. described the upcoming matchup in a more personal way.“I played with him in the backyard a bunch, I’ve seen him play a bunch, we’ve never been on the same field in full uniforms competitively...
Via Sportsnaut
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pattern Of ‘Upside’ Prospects In First Round Under Tomlin Is Clear

As is always the case, after the Pittsburgh Steelers make a first-round selection, it is followed by a press conference held by Head Coach Mike Tomlin and General Manager Kevin Colbert. Yesterday’s press conference was held to talk about the selection of outside linebacker T.J. Watt, whom they added with...
Via Steelers Depot
8 hours ago

Pittsburgh Steelers: RB Knile Davis team’s best offseason addition

The free-agency period has been good one way or another for every NFL team. Hence, it’s time to take a look at the positives in our newest series for End Zone Score. Which newcomer to the club was the franchise’s best offseason move and why? We got things started with each of the 2016 last-place teams and now it’s time to focus on the eight division champions. You can get caught...
Via EndZoneScore
14 hours ago

Pittsburgh Steelers Select T.J. Watt in First Round of 2017 NFL Draft

The Pittsburgh Steelers have made their selection, and will add pass rusher, T.J. Watt, to their defense with the 30th pick in the 2017 NFL Draft. After weeks of debating whether the Pittsburgh Steelers would go edge rusher, defensive back, or possibly an offensive weapon, the Steelers add T.J. Watt. The brother of All-Pro defensive […] Pittsburgh Steelers Select T.J. Watt in First...
Via Still Curtain
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers NFL draft picks: 2017 round-by-round results, grades

Via FOX Sports
1 day ago

NFL to honor late Steelers owner Dan Rooney during draft

Former Pittsburgh Steelers owner and chairman Dan Rooney passed away earlier this month at the age of 84. A transcendent figure around the sports world, those within football took time to pay their respects following his death.An Ambassador to Ireland under Barack Obama, the former president also took time out of his schedule to attend Rooney’s funeral.Needless to say, the respect...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Steelers could move on from Ladarius Green, draft tight end

Just a year after making Ladarius Green their main free-agent signing, the Steelers could draft a tight end to replace him.Green has been hampered by ankle injuries and concussions, and he played in just six games last year. He had a couple of standout performances in those games. He caught six passes for 110 yards and a touchdown in a 24-14 win over the Giants in Week 13. He caught...
Via The Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Thursday news roundup: Pittsburgh Steelers

Pick the Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 NFL Draft classThe first round of the 2017 NFL Draft is tonight, so why not take some time to predict who the Pittsburgh Steelers will add to their roster over the weekend? by Jeff … Martavis Bryant reinstated by the NFL on “conditional” basisAccording to the Steelers, Bryant is allowed to return to the team’s training facility … been...
Via 60 Max Power O
1 day ago  |  Discuss

When it comes to drafting players, Pittsburgh Steelers General Manager Kevin is one of the best in the business

On the eve of the 2017 NFL draft, the Steelers once again find themselves picking late in the first round, as they possess the No. 30 overall selection.  This isn’t a bad thing, of course, as it is a result of the team consistently winning — although it can be frustrating for fans to hear all the hype surrounding the top 10-15 players while knowing their team essentially has...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Martavis Bryant and the Pittsburgh Steelers’ wide receiver situation

Pittsburgh Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert’s statement earlier in the week regarding Martavis Bryant makes the Steelers wide receiver situation much more uncertain heading into the NFL Draft. Colbert said that the team would operate under the assumption that Bryant would not be with the team until he physically was at their facilities. This would significantly impact how...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers to select TE early in NFL Draft?

According to the Bleacher Report’s Matt Miller, the Pittsburgh Steelers could be leaning heavily on selecting a top-rated tight end in Thursday’s 2017 NFL Draft. “The Steelers had a need at safety last year and grabbed Sean Davis from Maryland, but a source with the staff told me they will consider Jabrill Peppers in Round 1 if he’s available. A tight end in Round 2 is considered...
Via 60 Max Power O
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers: No word yet on WR Martavis Bryant

The Pittsburgh Steelers are waiting on the league to let them know just when wide receiver Martavis Bryant will be reinstated. The major consensus was that it would happen real soon, but we’re all still waiting… “We have not gotten word on Martavis Bryant,” general manager Kevin Colbert said, per Dale Lolley of the Observer-Reporter. “We have no information. We have no...
Via 60 Max Power O
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Roethlisberger makes peace with hometown in ceremony

Ben Roethlisberger has long had a rather difficult relationship with his hometown of Findlay, Ohio, but he appears to be moving past some things.Roethlisberger and his sister Carlee were inducted into the Hancock County Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday, and it provided the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback with an opportunity to make peace with his hometown.“Some negative things were...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell drops first music video

NFL players need to have something to do in between offseason workouts and Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell is getting into the music scene.Bell has been rapping for a minute (think that’s what the kids say these days) but his debut music video dropped this past Sunday. Using the alias “Juice,” which may or may not be a good idea to borrow that nickname, Bell posted the...
Via The Comeback
4 days ago  |  Discuss

The Risk of a Draft Pick vs. The Risk of Martavis Bryant

The Pittsburgh Steelers have waited almost an entire year for wide receiver, Martavis Bryant, to be reinstated, but how much longer should they sit around? At this point, the Pittsburgh Steelers leave little faith in the reinstatement of wideout Martavis Bryant. After missing all of 2016 because of a PED use, Bryant is still a […] Pittsburgh Steelers: The Risk of a Draft Pick vs...
Via Still Curtain
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Pirates pay tribute to Dan Rooney

The Pittsburgh Pirates paid a nice tribute to Pittsburgh Steelers chairman Dan Rooney on the field at PNC Park.Rooney’s name appeared behind home plate at PNC Park during Friday’s game against the New York Yankees. The team also painted a Steelers logo featuring Rooney’s initials on the back of the pitcher’s mound. Rooney passed away Apr. 13 at the age of 84. He had been...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cam Heyward upset Steelers playing on Christmas again

The Pittsburgh Steelers are scheduled to play on Christmas for the second straight year, and at least one of their players is not happy about it.Cam Heyward saw his team’s schedule for the 2017 season and grumbled about the Steelers playing on Christmas again: The Steelers were one of four teams to play on Christmas in 2016, which took place on Sunday. Most of the teams played...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Draft do’s and don’ts for the Pittsburgh Steelers

Mock drafts are an inexact science, with even experts rarely predicting picks correctly over one round – let alone seven. Given the unpredictable nature of drafts and the depth at each position, here instead are general guidelines for what the Pittsburgh Steelers should and should not do on NFL Draft weekend. Do’s Focus on defense in the first three rounds On the surface, a...
Via isportsweb.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

In some ways, Dan Rooney was just another NFL owner

In the week since former Pittsburgh Steelers chairman Dan Rooney passed away, there have been countless testaments to the man’s towering integrity and character throughout the years.There’s no denying that Rooney was an influential figure in NFL ownership circles and that his place in league history is important for many reasons, especially as the namesake for a rule that has...
Via Yardbarker
8 days ago  |  Discuss

The Steel Legacy Of Dan Rooney

Born just a year before his father Art Rooney founded the Pittsburgh Steelers, Dan Rooney truly was a Steeler for life. But the legacy that Dan created stretches much farther than the three rivers of Pittsburgh, influencing the game of football and the world around him perhaps more than any owner in the history of the NFL. On Thursday, the team announced that the beloved Steelers chairman...
Via The Sports Quotient
11 days ago  |  Discuss
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