Found July 26, 2013 on Steelers Depot:
For much of the offseason, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has been firm in his belief that tight end Heath Miller will be ready to go for the season opener against the Tennessee Titans. As of Friday, you can now add tight end Matt Spaeth to the Miller optimist club. According to Ray Fittipaldo of [...] Add Matt Spaeth To The List Of Players That Thinks Heath Miller Will Be Ready For Week 1 is a post from: Steelers Depot [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Steelers TE Heath Miller Still Unsure When He Will Return To Action

When Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin announced during his Friday afternoon press conference that tight end Heath Miller would start training camp off on the PUP list it wasn't a surprise. Also not surprising was Miller's avoidance of the media when he arrived at Latrobe. On Saturday, however, the veteran tight end finally addressed [...] Steelers TE Heath Miller...

Heath Miller running and cutting

  Tight end Heath Miller told that he’s been running and cutting as he continue from knee surgery. We reported last week that the Steelers aren’t sure when Miller will be ready to play this season.  He’s currently only seven months removed from surgery.     Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Heath Miller running and cutting appeared...

Matt Spaeth Could See Career-High Usage In Pass Protection This Season

By Matthew Marczi After recently writing about the production in the passing game from the reserve tight ends, a reader mentioned in passing that perhaps one of the reasons that former Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Matt Spaeth was brought back this offseason was to supplement right tackle Mike Adams, who has had his weaknesses in [...] Matt Spaeth Could See Career-High Usage In Pass...

Evaluating the Pittsburgh Steelers Tight Ends

The Pittsburgh Steelers boast two of the best tight ends in the NFL. It all starts out with Heath Miller. Heath is one of the elite tight ends in the NFL alongside Jimmy Graham, Rob Gronkowski, and the great Tony Gonzalez. He can catch almost everyone pass that is thrown to him where it is behind him or over his head. He has some of the best hands in the NFL. He also almost rarely...

Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Not Feeling Pain In Surgically Repaired Knee

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 [...] Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger...

Ben Roethlisberger feeling some discomfort in his surgically repaired knee

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger underwent knee surgery in the offseason. Pittsburgh head coach Mike Tomlin told the media that Roethlisberger is experiencing some discomfort in his surgically repaired knee. Mike Tomlin said Ben Roethlisberger experiencing "a little discomfort" in his knee, but says it's not a setback. Knee surgery in June. — Ed Bouchette ...

Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Now The 15th Highest-Paid Player In The NFL

Despite only winning one playoff game in five attempts, Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan received a five-year, $103.75 million contract extension on Thursday that makes him the second-highest paid player in the league. Ryan, who is heading into his sixth season in the league, has $59 million of his new deal guaranteed, and he will [...] Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Now The...

Steelers’ Training Camp Day One Notes

Yesterday was the opening of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Training Camp for the 2013 season and there was no shortage of stuff to discuss ranging from the strange to the sublime I suppose. First, thanks to a bunch of journalists and scribes who put out a ton of good stuff. Those would include Mark Kaboly, Dale Lolley, Ed Bouchette, Alan Robinson and Chris from Bleacher Report. *Projected...

Ben Roethlisberger Feels Some Discomfort in His Knee

Ben Roethlisberger is becoming the modern day Steve McNair (RIP). He will never be fully healthy, it is just a matter of how long he can go before he breaks down physical. Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said Friday that Roethlisberger has been experiencing “a little discomfort” in the knee he had scoped early in June. Nothing to be alarmed about right now, but there is always something...

Roethlisberger admits ‘frustration’ with Haley’s system last season

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...

Ben Roethlisberger had ‘frustration’ with Todd Haley’s system

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 [...]
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