Found July 26, 2012 on Steelers Depot:
Back in early May it was reported that the Pittsburgh Steelers were kicking the tires of free agents Brandon Johnson and Matt Roth. At the time I found it pretty curious as it was sort of late in the free agent signing period. Now it is not unusual for the Steelers to keep their rolodex updated, but with the slew of linebackers they had on the roster at the time, I found it quite interesting that position was being focused on. By the time OTA's rolled around we learned that third year outside linebacker Jason Worilds was recovering from wrist surgery and that right outside linebacker James Read more [...]

Heath Miller & Alameda Ta’amu Suffer Minor Injuries On Thursday

The Pittsburgh Steelers wrapped up their first full day of practice at Latrobe on Thursday before the rains yet. Neither of the two practices were in pads with the morning session being mainly a walk-thru. Head coach Mike Tomlin said during his post practice press conference that tight end Heath Miller (ankle) and rookie nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu both left practice with mild...

2012 Pittsburgh Steelers Training Camp – Day 1 Updates

Some little pieces of news are starting to roll in now on day one of training camp for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Today is reporting day and players are to report to Latrobe by the 4:00 p.m. deadline. We will use this post to add updates throughout the afternoon and evening, so I advise you to keep checking back throughout the day. Any stand alone news will be posted in a separate...

Steelers Place 6 Players On PUP List To Start Training Camp

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin met the media today following the opening day conditioning run test to kick off training camp. Tomlin said that he liked the conditioning overall of the group and noted specifically that the young offensive linemen looked good. Tomlin announced the Steelers will place six players on the Active PUP list to start camp and those players...

Chris Carter has a large oppurtunity in front of him at Training Camp

Steelers second year outside linebacker is being given a great oppurtunity at Steelers camp.  He is the starting outside linebacker right now as camp begins.  Starter James Harrison and back up Jason Worilds are both on the PUP list and there is no timetable give for their return. Carter will get the reps with the first team in Harrison’s position until either Harrison or Worilds...

Steelers rally around RB coach

Ben Roethlisberger choked up. Mike Tomlin found perspective. Chris Rainey marveled at the display of ''cheating death.'' To Kirby Wilson, it was just a jog. To the rest of the Pittsburgh Steelers, it was, to use Tomlin's word, ''a blessing.'' Wilson, Pittsburgh's running backs coach, was on the field barking at his players and even running...

Pittsburgh Steelers extend WR Antonio Brown

The Steelers made a surprise move today by extending a wide receiver, but not the wide receiver many would have expected. With Mike Wallace still holding out and ownership refusing to negotiate with him until he reports, the Steelers turned their attention to Antonio Brown, who was set to be a restricted free agent, much like Wallace is now, next offseason. Brown was given 42.5 million...

Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver Gets A New Contract: It's Antonio Brown Not Mike Wallace

As humidity at the initial training camp practices reaches near-suffocating levels, things in Latrobe just became much stickier.   Wide receiver Mike Wallace has refused to sign his one-year tender as an unrestricted free agent. As training camp neared negotiations for a long-term deal began progressing, but when Wallace failed to report for training camp, the Steelers promptly...

Pittsburgh Steelers training camp schedule

The Pittsburgh Steelers officially started their 2012 season yesterday, kicking off training camp at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, PA. Today will be the first official practice. Fans looking to attend a practice will have to wait until Friday, July 27, at 2:55 p.m. Only afternoon practices will be open to the public. Check for updates at before...

Antonio Brown signs extension in the midst of Wallace hold out

There has been many a worry this week about the wide receiver who was going to sign an extension with the Steelers.  Many were worried if Mike Wallace would sign his deal and report to camp on time.  That did not happen and the Steelers stopped negotiations with Wallace until he returned.  While Wallace was missing camp the other big receiver for the Steelers signed his extension...

Brett Keisel showed up to Steelers camp driving a tractor, wearing awesome shirt

This week marks the start of training camp for teams across the NFL, and you had to know at least one player was going to make an unexpectedly loud entrance. What you may have had trouble guessing is that the man to do it would be Steelers defensive end Brett Keisel. Keisel, who has become as well-known for his insane beard as he has for his energetic play on the field, showed...

Steelers Extend Brown's Contract

Mike Wallace apparently didn't want it, so the Steelers turned around and gave the big contract extension to Antonio Brown.

Report: Steelers, Mike Wallace closing in on a deal

AP Photo With Mike Wallace not reporting to training camp, there might be a chance he shows up sooner rather than later. According to Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, there are rumblings that the Steelers and wide receiver Mike Wallace are closing to striking a new deal.

Antonio Brown Gets His Extension

Bobby Fischer. That is who I think of when I think of chess. Probably the most brilliant chess player ever. You’re probably thinking what does this even have to do with Antonio Brown? Well, when it comes to football and how to run an organization, the Steelers are the Bobby Fischer of the NFL. This [...]
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