Landry Jones could be this years draft steal. In the past few years Big Ben has been rattled by injuries that left quartebacks Charlie Batch and Byron Leftwich coming in to take over. With that being said the four year starter at Oklahoma fell into a wonderful spot.
Landry will compete with Byron Leftwich for the back up spot. I believe that Landry will shine in camp and if an injury...
The Pittsburgh Steelers offseason is in full swing now and we will continue on with our breakdown of the free agents as we inch closer towards the start of free agency. Next up on the list of unrestricted free agents is quarterback Byron Leftwich.
Player: Byron Leftwich
Experience: 9 Years
Free Agent Status: Unrestricted
2012 Salary Cap Hit: $605,000.00...
Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Byron Leftwich was obviously banged up quite a bit in the 13-10 loss to the Baltimore Ravens Sunday night and reports early Monday suggest that he could miss some time moving forward as a result.
Jason La Canfora reports Monday via Twitter that the Steelers are concerned Leftwich could be out for a while due to the injuries suffered Sunday night....
After taking a beating during last night’s loss to the Ravens, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Byron Leftwich may not play next week after suffering multiple injuries, per Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports.
The Steelers plan on working out some quarterbacks this week, since Charlie Batch is their only healthy quarterback right now.
Steelers concerned Leftwich will be out for a while...
Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley had his usually talk with the media on Thursday and made a point to say that they will call the offense around the strengths of quarterback Byron Leftwich while Ben Roethlisberger is sidelined by his shoulder and rib injury. He also made a point to say that the big picture of the offense will not in the process.
One thing we know about the Steelers, they take the “us against the world” mentality and run with it any chance they get. Bill Cowher preached it during his tenure, and the players today still use it when they feel like nobody is giving them a chance.
Right now, most of the league “experts” are leaving the Steelers for dead now that Ben Roethlisberger is out indefinitely...
The NFL has fined Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie $21,000 for his late hit on Byron Leftwich, but can the Eagles corner afford the fine? Find out what he had to say about it here.
There was a time in Byron Leftwich's career where being a backup quarterback - even on a Super Bowl contender - would not be enough.
Those days are long gone. The 32-year-old Leftwich missed all of last season with a broken left arm suffered in a preseason game against Atlanta. It came on the heels of a knee injury in 2010 that limited him to one game.
Leftwich threw for a...
Via AP on Fox
August 15, 2012
The Pittsburgh Steelers have agreed to terms with veteran backup quarterback Byron Leftwich.
Terms of the one-year deal were not disclosed.
Leftwich missed the entire 2011 season after breaking his left arm in the preseason. The 32-year-old Leftwich has thrown just seven passes since the Steelers signed him in 2010.
Leftwich spent the first four seasons of his career with the...
Continuing on with our with our player by player look at the Pittsburgh Steelers 2012 Free Agents as we get closer to the beginning of the 2012 free agency period. We have started our analysis of the Steelers unrestricted free agents and we now move forward with the unrestricted group by taking a look at quarterback Byron Leftwich. Check the links at the bottom of the post to see...