Found August 15, 2012 on Steelers Depot:
The Pittsburgh Steelers only have two more practices remaining before they break camp and thus the special edition of The Terrible Podcast are starting to wind down. My co-host David Todd did four hours of radio today, so tonight you get me flying solo for almost 30 minutes. The big news on Wednesday of course was that linebacker James Harrison had the scope procedure done on his knee, so I talk about that to start the show. Isaac Redman is also having an issue with his groin, so that gets my attention as well in this episode. Although there was not too much reported from the Wednesday practice Read more [...]

James Harrison Might Need Knee Surgery According To His Agent

If you have been following my post all offseason and listening to the podcast, you know all about my level of concern regarding the health of  Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison heading into the 2012 season. That concern has been even greater ever since Harrison has failed to practice since the first week of OTA's due to some sort of knee problem. In fact, Harrison...

Steelers Not Likely To Use Timmons Outside Again Should Harrison Not Be Ready

If you watched any of the Pittsburgh Steelers games from last year when right outside linebacker James Harrison was sidelined for four weeks with his fractured orbital bone suffered against the Houston Texans, you clearly know that replacing Harrison with inside linebacker Lawrence Timmons is not something the Steelers ever want to have to do again. During those four games that...

Steelers LB Harrison undergoes minor knee surgery

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison underwent surgery on his left knee Wednesday and his return is uncertain. The 34-year-old Harrison has been struggling with lingering pain in the knee for months. Coach Mike Tomlin called it a ''minor'' procedure but added he's not ready to put a timetable on when Harrison will be cleared to play. Harrison is currently...

Steelers’ Harrison may miss season opener

(Image courtesy of Peter Diana/Post-Gazette) On Wednesday, Pittsburgh Steelers‘ star outside linebacker James Harrison underwent arthroscopic surgery on his ailing left knee.  Though the operation went well, it is uncertain whether or not Harrison will be recovered in time for the team’s season opener on September 9th in Denver. The game will be a rematch of sorts after the...

Isaac Redman to undergo MRI on injured groin

Ed Bouchetee of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports via twitter that Pittsburgh Steelers running back Isaac Redman will undergo an MRI on his injured groin. Redman, a third year back from Bowie State college, is listed as the starting running back for the Steelers while Rashard Mendenhall recovers from a severe knee injury suffered at the end of last season. The groin injury has...

Harrison, Polamalu out vs. Oakland

Linebacker James Harrison and safety Troy Polamalu did not take part in the Steelers' final practice of the week and will not play Sunday at Oakland. The defensive standouts - named to a combined 12 Pro Bowls - will not dress for the second consecutive game. Harrison, who had surgery on his left knee Aug. 15, has not played yet this season. Polamalu missed last week's win...

Pittsburgh Steelers Potential Breakout Player of 2012: Isaac Redman

The great thing about the NFL is that there are so many positions that every year, there is almost always at least one player who has a breakout year on every team, no matter how good or bad the team is. This is the part in a 32 part segment detailing one potential breakout player for the 2012 NFL season on each NFL team. For the Pittsburgh Steelers, that player is running back Isaac...

Rashard Mendenhall Activated From PUP List

In a surprise move, Pittsburgh has activated running back Rashard Mendenhall from the physically unable to perform list. Mendenhall has been rehabbing an injured knee.Fantasy Spin:Mendenhall isn't expected to be ready for Week 1 but when he does eventually make his return to the field for Pittsburgh, it's sure to limit the amount of touches Isaac Redman will get. We wouldn...

SiriusXM Fantasy Host League

Last night I participated in an “experts” draft heard live on the SiriusXM channel, comprised of different hosts on the channel. The league is 14 teams, PPR format and starts the following lineup: 1QB, 2RBs, 3WRs, 1TE, 1RB/WR, 1K and 1D. I drew the 14th pick and here’s how my draft went: 1 (14) – Drew Brees 2 (15) – Jimmy Graham 3 (42) – Stevan Ridley 4 (43) ...

Quick Spin: Steelers Activate RB Rashard Mendenhall

The Steelers must be getting desperate for RB depth as they have surprisingly activated Rashard Mendenhall from the PUP list. Mendenhall suffered the injury in week 16 last season and his expected absence had Isaac Redman climbing draft boards. Redman suffered a groin injury in training camp that was labeled as minor but regardless his fantasy draft stock takes a hit with Mendenhall...
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