Found August 01, 2012 on Steelers Depot:
The Pittsburgh Steelers begin their eighth day in training on Wednesday. As we do everyday, we will post a running update of all the solid reports we get from the media throughout the day and wrap it up with a thorough recap post later tonight. Also I wanted to let everyone know that Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review is scheduled to join me tonight on the daily wrap up episode of The Terrible Podcast. Please make sure to refresh this post throughout the day for all your Steelers training camp news and reports. Also, if you are on Twitter, I highly suggest following all listed media members Read more [...]

Ben Roethlisberger Says Torn Rotator Cuff Not An Issue

In addition to sharing his thoughts on restricted free agent wide receiver Mike Wallace today, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger also revealed that he has a slight rotator cuff tear in his throwing arm according to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette. "I'm good. It's OK, just sore," Roethlisberger told the Post Gazette when asked about...

James Harrison & Jason Worilds Not Expected Back For At Least Two Weeks

My podcast co-host David Todd talked to Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker coach Keith Butler on Wednesday for ESPN 970 Radio and late in the interview he asked Butler if he had any update on when he thought outside linebackers James Harrison and Jason Worilds would be back. "I'm hoping in a couple of weeks, but I don't know," said Butler. David asked if that timetable...

'Same old Ben' at Steelers training camp

Tight spiral after tight spiral. Repeated deep balls lofted deftly into the waiting hands of a receiver not breaking stride. Ben Roethlisberger has looked as sharp as ever during practices throughout much of this Pittsburgh Steelers training camp this summer. The two-time Super Bowl champion appears anything like a quarterback who's being bothered by a shoulder injury - as...

Haley Says No-huddle Will Be Big Part Of Steelers Offense

There is one thing that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger loves to run and that's the no-huddle. Under former offensive coordinator Bruce Arians, Roethlisberger wasn't often given that ability, but under new offensive coordinator Todd Haley, it appears he will. Haley talked to the media Tuesday before practice to tell them his plans for not only the practice...

Bruised ankle keeps Big Ben out

A day after leaving practice a few minutes early because a teammate stepped on his foot during a drill, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger did not practice Sunday. The two-time Super Bowl winner denied a Saturday report that he had a left ankle sprain, characterizing it as a ''simple bruise.'' ''He should be fine,'' coach Mike Tomlin...

Ben Roethlisberger says his torn rotator cuff won’t be an issue

As training camp continues for the Pittsburgh Steelers this week, Ed Bouchette wrote a piece about Ben Roethlisberger, covering various topics not the least of which included Ben’s comments about his slightly torn rotator cuff. According to Ben he’s more worried about when Mike Wallace will return than about his shoulder. Ben Roethlisberger does not seem as concerned about his...

Rashard Mendenhall’s timetable is unclear

Getty Images According to the San Francisco Chronicle, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall has indicated that he’s on schedule with his recover from ACL surgery.  The problem is that he doesn’t know when he’ll be ready to get back on the field. “Seven months to the day after tearing the ACL in his right knee, Rashard Mendenhall said on Wednesday that he’s...

Antonio Brown contract the death knell for Wallace as a Steeler?

It’s a pretty simple concept; the Steelers ask Mike Wallace to sign his tender, come to camp and negotiate on good faith or they would cease negotiations. This is something the Steelers should be considered good for as they have no history of screwing over a player this way before. Of course, Mike Wallace held [...]

The Terrible Podcast – Training Camp Thursday Day 9 Special Edition Episode

Day nine of training camp is in the books now for the Pittsburgh Steelers and tonight Ken Laird the morning host of Sports Talk On Trib Live Radio is my guest on the our special edition podcast. You can follow Ken on Twitter at @Ken_Laird and listen to the show at Ken starts off by telling us what head coach Mike Tomlin looked to accomplish on Thursday...

Roethlisberger played with a torn rotator cuff

Ben Roethlisberger had a bum ankle towards the end of last season, and according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, he was also dealing with a tear in his right rotator cuff since November of 2011. Roethlisberger told the Post-Gazette, "I’m good. It’s OK, just sore. I have a little torn rotator cuff. That doesn’t heal. We just have to hope it doesn’t tear the rest of...

2012 Steelers training camp recap & pics, July 31st, physical battles continue at Latrobe

After getting a mandatory day off each week during training camp, thanks to the new CBA ratified by the players and owners last year, the Steelers are back at it this afternoon with their regular workout open to the public. Thunder & lightening again during the workouts as mother nature refuses to consistently cooperate with Mike Tomlin’s team. One thing that stuck out before...

Not A Very Pittsburghish Surrender

A Steelers fan attended Colts camp in a James Harrison jersey, possibly because he felt like being a dickhead but more likely because Steelers fans are always wearing jerseys, regardless of occasion or setting. As you might expect, this Yinzer interloper drew stares and angry muttering from others in attendance. His presence was so grating that new Colts head coach Chuck Pagano...

Pittsburgh Steelers Favorites to Reclaim AFC North Throne From Baltimore Ravens

Whenever a club other than the Pittsburgh Steelers or Baltimore Ravens wins the AFC North Division, it’s considered an upset. And that would be the case again in 2012 as the Steelers and Ravens are clear-cut favorites to win arguably the NFL’s most physical division. Baltimore finished 12-4 overall last year to tie with Pittsburgh atop the North, but the Ravens won the tiebreaker...

Smash The Mouth

Even Troy Polamalu calls the Steelers' physical approach to offense this camp "awesome." And one coach said of his group: "They don't care. They just want to smash people." Read on for the details.
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