Steelers Add Tuitt as Defense Continues Renovation

The Pittsburgh Steelers selected Notre Dame defensive end Stephon Tuitt in the second round this evening adding yet another piece to the rebuilding puzzle on defense. Tuitt is a monster at 6’5″ and 307lbs and will be expected to play defensive end, but is extremely versatile and could see some time in nickel and dime packages anywhere along the line. He seems to be a perfect...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Quotes From John Mitchell On New Steelers DE Stephon Tuitt

Pittsburgh Steelers defensive line coach John Mitchell addressed the media after Notre Dame DE Stephon Tuitt was drafted in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft. Here is what he had to say. Check back as I will be adding more of these. "I had a chance to go to Atlanta and work him […] Quotes From John Mitchell On New Steelers DE Stephon Tuitt is a post from: Steelers Depot ...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers Select Notre Dame DT Stephon Tuitt In 2nd Round Of 2014 NFL Draft

The Pittsburgh Steelers second round pick in the 2014 NFL Draft has been made and it's Report via Dave-Te' Thomas STEPHON JAKIEL TUITT Defensive End/Tackle University of Notre Dame Fighting Irish #7 6:05.4-304 Monroe, Georgia Monroe Area High School OVERVIEW A classic overachiever, discipline has been instilled in his character by his mother, Tamara Tuitt-Bartlett, […] Steelers...
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May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Host DL/OLB Prospects Tuitt, Lynch and Bradford Tuesday

  Adam Caplan reports, citing a league source, that the 49ers brought in three prospects Tuesday for visits: ASU OLB Carl Bradford, USF DE Aaron Lynch and Notre Dame DL Stephon Tuitt. The 49ers hold 11 picks in next month’s NFL Draft, and accordingly have cast a wide net in their scheduled visits and workouts. Tuitt entered the 2013 season for Notre Dame under the microscope of...
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April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers 2014 NFL Draft Player Profiles – Notre Dame DL Stephon Tuitt

Good friend Dave-Te' Thomas of Scouting Services has finished his player profiles of several of the top 2014 NFL Draft prospects and over the course of the next few weeks I will be posting the ones that the Pittsburgh Steelers will more than likely have interest in. Being as Notre Dame defensive lineman Stephon Tuitt […] Steelers 2014 NFL Draft Player Profiles – Notre Dame DL...
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April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Notre Dame Football: What can Cody Riggs do for the Irish?

Notre Dame Football: What can Cody Riggs do for the Irish?Last Wednesday, defensive back Cody Riggs announced that he would be playing his final season of college football at Notre Dame. He will be attending graduate school at Notre Dame after graduating from the University of Florida where he started at both cornerback and safety. Riggs is an experienced SEC defender that should...
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Notre Dame football: National signing day recap

After a disappointing 9-4 season Brian Kelly was able to excite Irish fans on national signing day by bringing in his second consecutive top 10 recruiting class, according to’s class rankings. The No. 10 recruiting class is made up of 23 signees, 16 of whom are 4-star recruits. Nyles Morgan signed with the Irish on Wednesday This class is headlined by the No. 3 inside...
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Notre Dame football: Notre Dame’s record-breaking deal with Under Armour

Since 1997, the University of Notre Dame football team has been sponsored by Adidas. That all changed when the university signed the largest apparel deal in college sports history with Under Armour earlier this week. The 10-year deal is worth an estimated $90 million in cash and apparel will begin in July. Notre Dame’s new gear (Photo credit: Joe Raymond/ AP) However, the deal...
January 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Notre Dame DE Tuitt declares for NFL draft

Notre Dame defensive end Stephon Tuitt is leaving school early and entering the NFL draft. Notre Dame director of football media relations Michael Bertsch said Tuesday that Tuitt has informed coach Brian Kelly of his decision. Tuitt is the second Irish defensive lineman to declare for the NFL draft, joining nose guard Louis Nix III. Both have been projected as some as possible...
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January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Stephon Tuitt Was Not Happy With Bob Diaco’s Departure For UConn, Criticized ND’s Program

Tonight, it was announced that Notre Dame defensive coordinator Bob Diaco would be leaving the Fighting Irish to become the head coach at UConn. The move certainly made sense for him, but was a significant blow to Notre Dame, which had already lost offensive coordinator Chuck Martin just a few days before, as he left to become the head man at Miami (Ohio). Brian Kelly is going to...
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December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

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