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The offseason is in full swing for the Steelers, especially on offense where new coordinator Todd Haley has been busy implementing his new gameplan. Learning the new scheme has been an ongoing process and will continue in that manner as OTA’s come and go, and training camp gets closer on the horizon.
For now the practices are spent trying to figure out who’s going to be where for Ben Roethlisberger. On top of learning all the plays, he needs to know where every potential target is for any given situation. He’s been outspoken about that process since Haley was hired earlier this offseason; probably the most notable being “you need a rosetta stone to figure out this playbook” type of comments. While Ben’s words never cease to get the Steeler Nation in an uproar, he did have something positive to say about the offense recently…depending on how you take it.
Joe Starkey of the Pittsburgh Trib and 93.7 The FAN recently talked to Roethlisberger after a practice session. On the topic of...
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It has been believed for some time now that Pittsburgh Steelers rookies David DeCastro and Alameda Ta'amu would miss the entire slate of offseason OTA and mini-camp sessions and that Mike Adams would only make the mid-June mini-camp because of school requirements. Ed Bouchette reports today via his blog that he was told on Tuesday that those three players can attend once their...
Ed Bouchette is reporting that the Steelers draft picks David DeCastro, Mike Adams and Alameda Ta’amu may be able to participate in Steelers minicamp. All 3 of these guys are still in school and were not allowed to participate until the semester was over. That now may not be the case.
According to Ed the players can attend when their course work is over not when the semester...
PITTSBURGH - When the Pittsburgh Steelers told tight end David Johnson they wanted to move him to fullback full time this season, Johnson told coach Mike Tomlin he'd do whatever is necessary to stay with the team.
The way Johnson looked at it, the move cleared up the confusion he felt last season when he would spend all week meeting with the tight ends only to spend most games...
Could Ryan Clark spend some time in Denver to acclimate to the elevation prior to the Steelers week one game in Denver?
The first time Ryan Clark player in Denver he almost lost his life. Clark has the sickle cell trait and had serious complications that can arise from doing physical activity at ele Continue
Former Pittsburgh Steelers star Hines Ward has been hired by NBC Sports to work as an analyst for its NFL and college football coverage.
Ward retired in March after 14 seasons with the Steelers.
NBC announced Thursday that it has come to a multiyear agreement with Ward. The four-time Pro Bowl receiver will be a regular contributor to the NBC's Football Night In America on Sundays...
Former Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Kordell Stewart officially retired on Wednesday, saying he needed closure nearly seven years after playing his final NFL down.
The 39-year-old planned to sign a one-day contract with Pittsburgh before walking away to give his football career a sense of finality.
Stewart played for the Steelers in eight of his 11 seasons, becoming a sensation...
Hines Ward predicted he wouldn't wear retirement well. He didn't wear it long, either. Ward will be part of NBC Sports' football coverage, joining the Football Night in America show that airs Sunday night while also contributing to other projects. "It is a big honor for me and I am looking forward to making the most of this great opportunity." Ward said...
Hines Ward will be making the transition from athlete to broadcaster now that he’s retired.
The former Steelers receiver has been hired by NBC Sports according to SI media reporter Richard Deitsch.
Deitsch says Ward will serve as an analyst for “Football Night in America,” college football and on the NBC Sports Network.
NBC’s Football Night in America frequently rates as...
Hines Ward has had a busy last couple of years. He's been on the cover of a cereal box (pats self on back), won ABC's reality show dance contest, Dancing With The Stars, and will appear with other Steelers in the summer blockbuster The Dark Knight Rises.
Oh, he also accrued the statistics necessary to make him a Hall of Fame football player, and he retired from the game...
Hines Ward Joins NBC Sports Stable of Analysts- NBC Sports Group has announced that former Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward has joined the company as a football analyst. Ward will be a regular contributor on Football Night in America; serve as an analyst every Saturday on NBC’s and NBC Sports Network’s college football studio programming with Liam
Kordell “Slash” Stewart signed a one day contract with the Steelers yesterday to officially announce his retirement. Although Stewart’s career ended seven years ago he felt he needed closure in Pittsburgh. Stewart spent the best years of his career in Pittsburgh and helped the Stee Continue
I am so confused by this.
At first I thought I was being PUNKED, but then realized it was a real press release.
Former Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Kordell Stewart retired on Wednesday, seven years after last stepping on an NFL field. Stewart, 39, said he needed closure in his life, according to The Associated Press.