Found June 14, 2013 on Steelers Depot:
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is reporting Friday that police have arrested Jerrell Whitlock, who is believed to be the third suspect accused in the stabbing of Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Mike Adams earlier this month. Whitlock had fled the Pittsburgh area following the incident and was arrested in Florida. On Thursday, the Associated Press reported that the preliminary hearing had been postponed for Dquay Means and Michael C. Paranay, the two men who already been arrested and charged with trying to carjack Adams while authorities search for Whitlock. Means and Paranay both remain jailed on Read more [...]

Whatever LaMarr Woodley Did This Offseason, Keith Butler Approves Of It

It's been four months now since Ron Cook of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported that an anonymous Pittsburgh Steelers player told him that outside linebacker LaMarr Woodley was awful and out of shape in 2012. On Wednesday, however, linebackers coach Keith Butler told the media following the Steelers final practice of the offseason that he thinks Woodley looks good right now...

15 Roster Spots Up For Grabs At Steelers 2013 Training Camp

Before we get into the individual roster battles that will begin to take place when the Pittsburgh Steelers report to Latrobe in six weeks, let's have a look at how many roster spots are legitimately up for grabs now that the team has wrapped up their offseason practices. Quarterbacks (3): Ben Roethlisberger, Bruce Gradkowski, Landry Jones These three spots have been set...

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Warren Sapp's sour, sour grapes

 It’s been a long time since Warren Sapp squeezed his little piggy-legs in football pants but the broke blowhard offers plenty of opinion regarding the current state of the NFL, namely aPittsburgh Steelers defense that he has ad nauseam branded ’old and slow’. Sapp was back at it Wednesday, when asked byNFL Total Access if he still thinks the Steelers defense ’old...

Steelers Sign Fourth-Round Draft Pick QB Landry Jones On Thursday

The Pittsburgh Steelers now have their entire 2013 draft class under contract as quarterback Landry Jones has signed his rookie contract, according to several reports. Jones, the 115th overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, played his college ball at Oklahoma where he threw for 16,646 yards and 123 touchdowns in 53 games played. Jones is expected to be the Steelers third quarterback...

Tomlin to Steelers: Don’t be ready be ‘prepared’ for camp

Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin wrapped up the team’s offseason program early when he cancelled the final practice of minicamp on Thursday, giving the players a break until they report back in late July. “I just told the guys it’s been a great offseason, but, 

Keith Butler has Steelers rookie Jarvis Jones learning the ropes

Pittsburgh Steelers linebackers coach Keith Butler thinks that rookie Jarvis Jones has a lot to learn if he's going to impress the likes of veterans LaMarr Woodley, Larry Foote and Lawrence Timmons. Butler stresses that the Steelers defense has a deep learning curve for a player entering the league, and that's something Jones will have to have down if he's going to...

He Shall Be Le’Veon And He Shall Be A Good Blocker

Pittsburgh Steelers running backs coach Kirby Wilson was asked this past week what he's looking for out of second-round draft pick Le'Veon Bell moving forward as the team wrapped up their final week of offseason practices and his response was pretty straight forward. "Just the ability to grasp the entire offense, the entire package, from a protection standpoint, ball...

How Many Years Does Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Have Left?

By Jeremy Hritz Last week, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger had what was described as a minor procedure done on his right knee. This sent a wave of anxiety through Steelers Nation and stirred discussion about Roethlisberger’s remaining time in the NFL. Specifically, on Sirius XM Radio on Ross Tucker’s The Opening Drive, the topic of discussion was how may...

Steelers, Ryan Clark reportedly not yet working on an extension

According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, as Steelers safety Ryan Clark enters the final year of his current contract, his agent and the Steelers haven’t started to work on a new contract just yet. Ryan Clark told me the team and his agent are not currently in negotiations to extend his contract, which expires this year. He’s hopeful that will occur around training...

The Terrible Podcast – Wrapping Up Steelers Mini Camp, Talking 3rd Down RB Snaps & More Episode

Season 3, Episode 111 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I recap the Pittsburgh Steelers final week of offseason practices after the 2013 mini camp came to a conclusion on Thursday. We discuss what Mike Tomlin had to say during his press conference and look at the injury situation heading into training camp. Linebackers coach Keith Butler talked about the...

Steelers suing to pay for stadium upgrades

In what is becoming a repeating theme within the NFL, the Pittsburgh Steelers want upgrades to the stadium they call home, and they want someone else to pay the bill, or at least most of it. Per Deadspin, the Steelers are suing the SEA (Sports and Exhibition Authority) in hopes of forcing the SEA to foot the bill for two-thirds of the expansion that would add 3,000 seats to one...

Steelers sign draft pick Landry Jones

The Steelers announced on Thursday that they signed their fourth-round selection Landry Jones. The deal is good for four years. Jones played his college ball at Oklahoma. He’ll likely be the team’s third QB in his rookie year. The Steelers now have all of their draft picks under contract. Need NFL Tickets? The post Steelers sign draft pick Landry Jones appeared first on...

Warren Sapp Says Steelers Defense Still “Old And Slow”

It seems as if NFL Network analyst Warren Sapp is not a big fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers and their defense.  Sapp drew the ire of Steelers fans back in 2011 when he called the defense “old and slow.” Sapp was asked Wednesday on NFL Total Access if he’d still call the Steelers defense “old and slow,” and Sapp didn’t hesitate to take another shot. “Old and slow?...

Warren Sapp: Steelers Defense is Old & Slow

NFL Network analyst Warren Sapp has never been known to mince his word when speaking his mind, always offering his honest opinion when asked. So back in 2011 when he made it clear that the Pittsburgh Steelers defense was “old and slow”, it shouldn’t have been that big of a shock. Sapp was recently asked [...]
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