Found June 14, 2014 on Steelers Depot:
In a sense, Pittsburgh Steelers safety Shamarko Thomas can be said to be the forgotten man of the 2014 rookie draft class. Not that he’s a rookie, of course. The Steelers drafted him in the fourth round of the 2013 NFL Draft, but they traded away their 2014 third-round pick to get there. Unlike the […] Shamarko Thomas Hoping Better Understanding Of The Defense Leads To Bigger Role is a post from: Steelers Depot The post Shamarko Thomas Hoping Better Understanding Of The Defense Leads To Bigger Role appeared first on Steelers Depot. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Steelers, Falcons, Texans and Browns are teams to keep an eye on for Brandon Flowers

Brandon Flowers was released today after signing a mega contract with the Kansas City Chiefs back in 2011.  Ian Rapoport ‏@RapSheet  1h In 2011, #Chiefs CB Brandon Flowers signed a 6-year, $50M extension with $22M guaranteed. He played half of that deal. While Flowers has not had the steadiest coaching staff in football, he has succeeded under […] The post Steelers, Falcons...

Four Maurkice Pouncey Contract Details Not Being Talked About Enough

Now that the ink has dried on the five-year contract extension signed Thursday by Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey, here is four key facts related to the deal that many people aren’t discussing and taking into account. 1. 2014 Cap Hit Lowered – Thanks to the team rolling some of Pouncey’s old money into his […] Four Maurkice Pouncey Contract Details Not Being...

Report: Pittsburgh Power Want To Honor Chuck Noll With Jersey Patch

According to Jerry DiPaola of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, the Pittsburgh Power are hoping to receive permission from the AFL to wear a decal on their jerseys honoring former Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Chuck Noll, who passed away Friday evening at the age of 82. #Power co-owner Matt Shaner said team is seeking AFL approval to […] Report: Pittsburgh Power Want To Honor Chuck...

Steelers look to rank a lot higher than 27th with Bell-Blount tandem

The Pittsburgh Steelers are focusing hard on greatly improving their rushing attach going into 2014, and the addition of hard-running LeGarrette Blount certainly make it a possibility. Blount had arguably his best season with New England last year, rushing for 772 yards with 7 TDs, similar to his rookie year in Tampa (1,007 yds, 6 TDs). The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (via NFL.com...

Steelers Worilds rejected an offer from the Steelers

According to the Pittsburgh Post Gazette, the Pittsburgh Steelers put a nice offer on the table for linebacker Jason Worilds, but he denied the deal. Turns out, the Steelers made Jason Worilds a multi-year contract offer awhile ago, sources say. His side did not accept it. I have no idea what that offer was, but […] The post Steelers Worilds rejected an offer from the Steelers...

Report: Jason Worilds turned down an offer from the Steelers

According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, linebacker Jason Worilds turned down a contract offer from the Steelers a while ago. Turns out, the Steelers made Jason Worilds a multi-year contract offer awhile ago, sources say. His side did not accept it. I have no idea what that offer was, but I am told that offer stands and they will go no higher, that he either takes it or plays this...

Steelers legendary coach Chuck Noll has passed away

We are finding out that legendary coach Chuck Noll has passed away. @EdBouchette: Chuck Noll has died Charles Henry “Chuck” Noll (born January 5, 1932 — died June 13, 2014) is a former NFL player, assistant coach and head coach. His sole head coaching position was for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League […] The post Steelers legendary coach Chuck Noll...

Replacing A Championship Roster – No Substitutes For Silverback

The Pittsburgh Steelers have experienced an uncommon amount of roster turnover over the last few seasons, which just so happened to coincide with consecutive years without a postseason berth. As a result, we’re finding an unusual amount of new faces in the starting lineup compared just to last season, when the season before already introduced […] Replacing A Championship Roster...

Video: Portion Of Chuck Noll’s 1993 Hall Of Fame Acceptence Speech

Below is a clip from the Hall of Fame acceptance speech given by former Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Chuck Noll, who passed away Friday evening at the age of 82. Noll’s entire speech back in July of 1993 was roughly 11 minutes long, so the clip below is roughly a quarter of it. It would […] Video: Portion Of Chuck Noll’s 1993 Hall Of Fame Acceptence Speech is a post from...

Steelers To Wear 1934 Bumblebee Throwback Jerseys In 2014 Against Colts

Looks like the Pittsburgh Steelers aren’t ready to pack away the bumblebee throwback jerseys just yet. According to Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, the Steelers will wear the 1934 throwbacks again in 2014 in the game against the Indianapolis Colts on Oct. 26. Steelers will wear 'Bumblebee' throwbacks against the Colts on Oct. 26. […] Steelers To Wear 1934...

Chuck Noll Passes Away at 82

Legendary Steelers head coach Chuck Noll died Friday night at the age of 82. For most of their first 40 years, the Steelers were hot garbage. Pittsburgh was where Bobby Layne was traded causing him to inflict his infamous curse. That changed in 1969. The Steelers hired Chuck Noll as their new head coach, and his first draft pick was a small-school defensive tackle named Joe Greene...

Chuck Noll’s Teaching Skills Helped Change Steelers History

Chuck Noll’s death on Friday at the age of 82 was hardly a surprise. He had been in poor health for a number of years. But couldn’t he have had just one more Father’s Day? Noll was more than just a football coach. Unlike many of today’s NFL coaches, he wasn’t working 18-hour days and suffering heart attacks and mini-strokes because of it. He had other interests. He was...

Legendary Steelers Coach Chuck Noll Dead At 82

TribLive is reporting that legendary Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Chuck Noll has died at the age of 82.  Ed Bouchette confirmed the report. Chuck Noll has died — Ed Bouchette (@EdBouchette) June 14, 2014 Noll was the Steelers head coach for 23 seasons from 1969-91, winning Super Bowls in 1974, ’75, ’78 and ’79.  Noll guided one of the greatest dynasties in sports history...

Legendary Coach Chuck Noll Dies At 82

Pittsburgh Steelers icon Chuck Noll, the only coach to win four Super Bowls, died at his Pittsburgh-area home Friday night. He was 82. The Allegheny County Medical Examiner said Noll died of natural causes at 9:45 p.m. ET. Noll went 209-156-1, including the postseason, while coaching the Steelers from 1969-91. The hiring of Noll, a one-time assistant coach to Sid Gillman and Don...

Is Wisniewski worthy of a contract extension?

The Pittsburgh Steelers gave center Maurkice Pouncey a contract extension on Thursday reportedly worth a maximum of $44 million. Cleveland just gave Alex Mack a raise in the same price range this offseason to match a transition tag offer from Jacksonville and keep him in a Browns uniform. Stefen Wisniewski isn’t worth that much. Pouncey is a three-time All-Pro. Mack is a two-time...
Steelers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.