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Don’t Be Surprised if the Steelers Draft a Defensive Lineman Early

Throughout the 2015 season, it was obvious that the Steelers’ biggest weakness was their secondary on defense. Their biggest strength defensively was along the defensive line where Cameron Heyward and Stephon Tuitt both had great seasons, and are just 26 and 22 years old respectively. That being said, the team was lucky that both Cam and Stephon were able to play at a high level...
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Pittsburgh Steelers: 2015 Defensive Report Card

The Pittsburgh Steelers have finished their 2015 season after making it to the divisional round of the playoffs. The defense was the weakness of the Steelers, but they were not bad enough to keep Pittsburgh from winning. The Steel Curtain defense ranked 21st in overall defense, a ranking that lifetime Steelers fans are not used to. Although they gave up a lot of yards, they ranked...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers DE Cameron Heyward Might Just Make The Pro Bowl After All

It sounds like Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward has a chance of playing in his first Pro Bowl this year as the former first-round draft pick out of Ohio State is an alternate for the annual All-Star game, according to Jeremy Fowler of Steelers DE Cam Heyward has... The post Steelers DE Cameron Heyward Might Just Make The Pro Bowl After All appeared first...
Via Steelers Depot
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers DE Cameron Heyward Wants More Help On D-Line Next Season

Including the playoffs, Pittsburgh Steelers defensive ends Cameron Heyward and Stephon Tuitt played 1,116 (88%) and 990 (78.6%) total snaps respectively in 2015. Earlier this week, Heyward indicated in a locker room interview that he wouldn’t mind having a little help on the defensive line next season, according to Trib... The post Steelers DE Cameron Heyward Wants More Help On...
Via Steelers Depot
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Cameron Heyward calls Peyton Manning sack play a ‘brain fart’

One of the most controversial plays from Sunday’s game between the Broncos and Steelers came when Peyton Manning seemingly gave himself up for a sack in the fourth quarter but popped up and completed a pass to Emmanuel Sanders. We wouldn’t blame Pittsburgh fans for being angry with the officials, but Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward blamed his team. After the 23-16 loss...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Film Room: Cameron Heyward Vs Bengals II

As it turns out, Cameron Heyward is still pretty good, as evidenced by his work for the Pittsburgh Steelers against the Bengals, even if he recorded just one tackle. Most of his work came in the pass rush, with one such rush ending in a sack and a forced fumble,... The post Steelers Film Room: Cameron Heyward Vs Bengals II appeared first on Steelers Depot by Matthew Marczi. Go Steelers...
Via Steelers Depot
26 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Steelers Cameron Heyward Manhandles Browns Center To Make Tackle For A Loss

Pittsburgh Steelers defensive lineman Cameron Heyward is a bad man. Chances are Browns center Cam Erving already knew that before Sunday's game between the two teams. In case he didn't know it, Heyward made sure he did by basically running over him on one play, and nearly getting into the backfield in time to take the hand off from Johnny Manziel himself.Instead, he had to be satisfied...
Via FatManWriting
November 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Steelers sign DE Cameron Heyward to massive extension

The Pittsburgh Steelers took care of one of their own on Thursday night by signing former first-round pick Cameron Heyward to a six-year extension: It's a great night, #SteelersNation. @CamHeyward is staying with us. WATCH: — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) July 17, 2015   The deal is said to be worth $59.25 million...
Via Sportsnaut
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers: Smart move to exercise Heyward’s option

The Pittsburgh Steelers, last week, elected to exercise defensive end, Cameron Heyward’s fifth-year option. This allows the team to keep Heyward through 2015. Heyward was drafted 31st overall by the Steelers back in the 2011 draft. The move to keep the 6-foot-5, 288 pound defensive player comes after a breakout season. Heyward started his career as a backup but after last season...
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers Likely To Wait Until May To Exercise Cameron Heyward’s Fifth-Year Option

Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward had a breakout year in 2013 and with 2014 currently scheduled to be the final year of his rookie contract, the team will have to decide by May 3rd whether or not to pick up the fifth-year option that came into existence with the new CBA agreement in 2011. Being as Heyward was drafted 31st overall in 2011, his option year amount will...
Via Steelers Depot
January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

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