Found November 02, 2012 on Steelers Depot:
According to Aditi Kinkhabwala of NFL.com, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jonathan Dwyer was sent a weighty message by head coach Mike Tomlin following the end of the 2011 season as the Georgia Tech product was warned in front of all of his teammates that if he showed up to training camp overweight he would be out of a job. Kinkhabwala reports that Tomlin had a picture of Dwyer up on the big screen in the meeting room when he called him out by name in front of the entire team in an attempt to get his point across that the running back needed to show up at Latrobe in shape. "I already was Read more [...]
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Jonathan Dwyer Says Rashard Mendenhall Is The Guy When He Is Healthy

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jonathan Dwyer has managed to put together back-to-back 100-yard games, but he still insists that Rashard Mendenhall will be the starter when he returns from his Achilles injury. Dwyer, who has started the last two games after seemingly being benched for fumbling against the Oakland Raiders several weeks ago, told the media on Wednesday that Mendenhall...

Dwyer Out Sunday; Redman Will Start

Jonathan Dwyer has had back-to-back one hundred yard games for the Steelers, but a hamstring injury will keep him from making it three straight. Dwyer and Rashard Mendenhall will both miss Sundays games meaning Isaac Redman, who is just returning from a knee injury, will get the start. Baron Batch ContinueThe post Dwyer Out Sunday; Redman Will Start appeared first on SteelBlitz.

Steelers' Dwyer listed as doubtful for Sunday

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jonathan Dwyer is considered doubtful for Sunday's game against the New York Giants because a sore quad muscle. The Beaver County (Pa.) Times reported that Dwyer, who has rushed for 299 yards on 58 carries in five games this season, did not practice Friday. He topped 100 yards in each of the past two games while carrying the bulk of the load...

Steelers Injury Report: Dwyer & Mendenhall Both Doubtful; Woodley Probable

The Pittsburgh Steelers wrapped up their final practice on Friday in preparation for their Sunday game against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium. The final injury report for the week is now out, and as expected, safety Troy Polamalu (calf), tackle Marcus Gilbert (ankle), and linebacker Stevenson Sylvester (hamstring) have all been officially ruled out for the game Sunday...

Dwyer Practices Thursday, Expects To Play Sunday

According to Mike Bires of the Beaver County Times, Steelers running back Jonathan Dwyer (quad) practiced on a limited basis Thursday and said he'll play Sunday versus the Giants.Fantasy Spin:Isaac Redman was a full participant Thursday and Bires speculates that Redman could start. We prefer Dwyer coming off two 100-yard games, but this looks like a situation to avoid in Week 9.

Steelers Injury Report: Jonathan Dwyer Limited, LaMarr Woodley Remains Sidelined

The Pittsburgh Steelers resumed practice on Thursday as they prepare to take on the New York Giants Sunday at MetLife Stadium. The Thursday injury report is now out and it shows that linebacker LaMarr Woodley (hamstring), linebacker Stevenson Sylvester (hamstring) and running back Baron Batch (shin) did not practice. The status of Woodley heading into the weekend now appears to...

Steelers Injury Report: Ryan Clark Practices Fully, Jonathan Dwyer Rest Quad

The Pittsburgh Steelers were back on the practice field Wednesday as they prepare to take on the New York Giants Sunday at MetLife Stadium. The first injury report of the week is now out, and as expected, safety Troy Polamalu (calf) and tackle Marcus Gilbert (ankle), and linebacker Stevenson Sylvester (hamstring) did not practice. Both Polamalu and Gilbert have already been ruled...

Steelers Injury Report: Jonathan Dwyer, Rashard Mendenhall, Isaac Redman

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jonathan Dwyer had a big game against the Washington Redskins last weekend, but he may be competing for playing time with fellow backs Rashard Mendenhall and Isaac Redman this week, reports Marc Sessler of NFL.com. Jonathan Dwyer (quadricep) missed practice Wednesday and might have competition in the Pittsburgh Steelers’ backfield. ...

Dwyer and Mendenhall Both Doubtful For Pittsburgh

According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Steelers running backs Jonathan Dwyer (quad) and Rashard Mendenhall (Achilles) are doubtful for Sunday's game against the Giants.Fantasy Spin:Isaac Redman was a full participant Thursday and Friday and is likely to start. He's averaging just 2.5 yards per carry on 50 rushes this season so it's going to take a desperate...

Steelers Versus Giants Projected Inactive List

With the Friday injury report now out for the Pittsburgh Steelers, and no Saturday roster moves expected, we can now look at the projected inactive list for the Sunday game against the New York Giants. 3 of the 7 names on the list this week will be inactive this week because those players have been ruled out for the game due to injuries and 2 more on the list were listed as doubtful...

Blitzburgh Radio Steelers Podcast – Week 8 Wrapup

Matt and Marc are back on Blitzburgh Radio as we break down all things related to the Steelers big win over the Redskins this past Sunday, 27-12. There is a multitude of topics to dissect in this one so we jump right into it with the unique fan perspective that you’ve come to expect from us here on SA. Topics include injury updates, Secondary play, Offensive Line play in particular...
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.