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By Jeremy Hritz It’s the start of a new season for the Pittsburgh Steelers, and there is optimism abound, especially from the player that the team expects it from most: their franchise quarterback. Ironically enough, just a year ago in interviews with Ben Roethlisberger during training camp, his demeanor seemed distracted and unfocused because of [...]
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Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger looks to be in good shape this year and the concerns about the knee he had cleaned up during the mandatory mini camp have been put to rest after the first two training camp practices. Roethlisberger has said a few times over the course of the offseason that he started [...]
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If all goes well in 2013, the Pittsburgh Steelers are expected to extend the contract of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, whose current contract doesn't expire until after the 2015 season, next offseason. Being as the 2013 preseason hasn't even started yet, it's not surprising to read that preliminary talks of an extension between the Steelers and [...]
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During his first training camp press conference, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said that while quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is still experiencing a little discomfort in the knee that was surgically repaired during the final week of OTA practices; it won't prevent him from doing what he needs to do on the practice fields. "He [...]
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For the Pittsburgh Steelers not much went right during the 2012 season. A multitude of injuries and mistakes led to a disappointing season, but with 2013 training camp just getting underway it’s time to put last season in the past and look towards a new start. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and offensive coordinator Todd Haley, who joined the team last season, are looking to do...
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Last week the Steelers indicated that Ben Roethlisberger’s surgically repaired knee was bother him.
Roethlisberger was a guest on NFL Total Access and claimed his knee feels great.
“It feels great,” Roethlisberger said, via NFL.com. ”I was excited to get back here. Took a big break after the surgery, took a couple weeks off, and I did that on purpose...
Ben Roethlisberger described publicly for the first time the uneasiness he and his teammates felt a year ago when new coordinator Todd Haley tossed out the offense they knew so well handed them a playbook filled with unfamiliar terminology and told them to learn it.
“He brought it in and (said) 'Here's my stuff here's what we're going to do.' So it was hard...
So can we finally put the Ben Roethlisberger – Todd Haley epic World War III battle royale to bed? The answer is a resounding ‘no’ because if you know many sportswriters in Pittsburgh they won’t let it die until one or both of them are gone.
Ben Roethlisberger said in an interview with the Trib’s Alan Robinson “People blew up the hatred thing or the butting heads, there...
Ben Roethlisberger admitted to having some frustration with Todd Haley’s offensive system last year, but things seem better between the two. Haley was brought in as the Pittsburgh Steelers’ offensive coordinator after losing his job as head coach of the Kansas City Chiefs. The relationship between Haley and Roethlisberger started off shaky; Big Ben described [...]
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger said Monday that his surgically repaired knee “feels great.” “It feels great,” Roethlisberger told Solomon Wilcots on NFL Network’s “NFL Total Access.” “I was excited to get back here. Took a big break after the surgery, took a couple weeks off, and I did that on purpose so I could have time to rest.”
As day two of the Pittsburgh Steelers 2013 Training Camp unfolded, it was apparent from reading the tweets from many of the Steelers’ scribes and fans on hand that there have definitely been some changes.
Among those changes were the increased arm size of Isaac Redman, the incredible build of rookie Shamarko Thomas and the ‘thickness’ of rookie Markus Wheaton...
According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, rookie running back Le’Veon Bell received the bulk of the first team carries during Monday’s practice.
Rookie Le'Veon Bell was RB w/Steelers first team offense for 4 of its 5 snaps in team drills to end practice. Carried 3 times.
— Ed Bouchette (@EdBouchette) July 29, 2013
As long as Bell can protect Ben Roethlisberger...