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MIKE MITCHELL RUMORS

Steelers free safety Mitchell is still settling into role on defense

Mike Mitchell isn't the player he was last season in Carolina, and he knows it. The Steelers don't want him to be. As the free safety in the NFL's No. 2 defense last season, he often played much closer to the line of scrimmage, more heavily involved in the playmaking, more active in getting to the ball. But as the free safety in the Steelers' No. 15 defense, he...
Via Pro Sports Daily
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mike Mitchell’s Time In Pittsburgh Just Beginning

The Pittsburgh Steelers began addressing their impending safety concerns during this offseason when they replaced the aging veteran Ryan Clark with one of the bigger free agent signings in their recent history, free safety Mike Mitchell. Mitchell was immediately injected into the starting lineup opposite Troy Polamalu, who himself may be in his last season […] Mike Mitchell...
Via Steelers Depot
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Injury Report: Brett Keisel, Mike Mitchell Both Sidelined Thursday

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Houston Texans Monday night at Heinz Field and their first injury report of the week shows that several players were unable to practice fully Thursday. For starters, fullback Will Johnson (illness), defensive end Brett Keisel (knee), safety Mike Mitchell (knee) and safety Troy Polamalu (not injury related) all sat […] Steelers Injury Report...
Via Steelers Depot
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers: Panthers Defense Inflated Mike Mitchell’s Free Agent Value

It’s homecoming weekend for new Pittsburgh Steelers safety Mike Mitchell. Mitchell goes up against his old team when the Steelers play the Carolina Panthers Sunday night at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina. Panthers wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery will have a chance to catch up with his former teammates. Carolina signed him as a free agent during the offseason...
Via SteelerAddicts
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Regrading the Steelers Free Agent Signings

Mike Mitchell #455314168 / gettyimages.com Grade: C- Mike Mitchell hasn’t looked very good so far this season.  He has had some penalties go against him, albeit the fact that they were bad calls.  Also, he didn’t play very well as he over-pursued on a lot of run plays against Baltimore, and was a key factor in why the run game was effective against the Steelers.  Mitchell...
Via TopSportsReport
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers Remove S Mike Mitchell From Active PUP List

The Pittsburgh Steelers will finally have safety Mike Mitchell back on the field practicing as he has been activated off of the Active PUP list. Mitchell, who suffered some sort of groin injury prior to the start of camp while training, has been working with the trainers on the side ever since arriving at Saint VincentCollege. […] Steelers Remove S Mike Mitchell From Active PUP...
Via Steelers Depot
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

New Steelers S Mike Mitchell Views Groin Injury As A Blessing

Thanks to a groin injury suffered while training over the course of the last several weeks, new Pittsburgh Steelers safety Mike Mitchell started off training camp on the Active PUP list. While head coach Mike Tomlin said that he expects the former second-round draft pick of the Oakland Raiders to only be down a week […] New Steelers S Mike Mitchell Views Groin Injury As A Blessing...
Via Steelers Depot
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers: Three questions heading into OTA’s

The Pittsburgh Steelers will start OTAs this Tuesday. Although OTAs are “football in shorts,” it’s still gives us a reason to look forward to what the Steelers may have to offer in the early stages of the season. MORE STEELERS NEWS AND OPINIONS 3. Which veterans will take part? OTA’s usually doesn’t bolster too many high profile names. This season probably won’t be any...
Via isportsweb.com
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Chances of the Pittsburgh Steelers winning the AFC North

Last season the AFC North was one of the weaker divisions in the NFL as only the winner of the division reached the playoffs. The Pittsburgh Steelers missed the playoffs for the second straight year after finishing the season 8-8. The Steelers had AFC North company while watching the post season from home as the Baltimore Ravens and Cleveland Browns missed the playoffs as well. The...
Via isportsweb.com
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Mitchell: The Line Between Fame and Failure

Mike Mitchell’s journey to the NFL has not exactly been the path of least resistance. The strong safety from Ohio University put up some impressive numbers in college including 212 total tackles, 7 interceptions, and 4 forced fumbles. However, like many that come from a lower tier college, Mitchell was met with a lot of doubt because of the level of competition he played against...
Via Raiders Blog
August 21, 2012  |  Discuss
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