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Steelers S Ross Ventrone Continues To Prove He’s Worthy Of Being The 53rd Man

When you’re the 53rd man on an NFL roster, more times than not you are player that’s expected to contribute on special teams. For the Pittsburgh Steelers that player is currently reserve safety Ross Ventrone and Monday night against the Houston Texans he more than pulled his weight on special teams. Ventrone, who has shown […] Steelers S Ross Ventrone Continues To Prove He’s...
Via Steelers Depot
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers vs Browns Week 6 Inactives

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now announced their seven inactive players for their Week 6 Sunday afternoon against the Cleveland Browns and the list shows no real surprises. After being promoted from the practice squad Saturday, safety Ross Ventrone will dress in place of injured safety Shamarko Thomas, who will sit this game out with a hamstring injury. Also out injured [...
Via Steelers Depot
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Promote S Ross Ventrone, Waive OL Wesley Johnson

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver Martavis Bryant isn’t likely to dress Sunday against the Cleveland Browns thanks to the team making a roster move Saturday afternoon. With safety Shamarko Thomas ruled out for the Sunday game with an injured hamstring, safety Ross Ventrone has been promoted from the practice squad and will now likely dress […] Steelers Promote S Ross...
Via Steelers Depot
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Waive Fifth-Round Pick OL Wesley Johnson, Promote S Ross Ventrone

The Pittsburgh Steelers officially waived fifth-round pick OL Wesley Johnson on Saturday and signed S Ross Ventrone to their active roster. Give that Steelers will be without S Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) for Week 6, this move is most likely them bolstering their safety depth ahead of Sunday’s game against the Browns. Johnson has yet to be active for Pittsburgh, so it would...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers sign S Ross Ventrone their PS; Release former Rutgers DB

Today the Pittsburgh Steelers signed Ross Ventrone to their practice squad and released former Rutgers cornerback Brandon Jones. @SteelersPRBurt: ROSTER MOVES: The @steelers sign S Ross Ventrone to their practice squad and release DB Brandon Jones. Jones will now look to latch on elsewhere, he has been bouncing around since leaving Rutgers.
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: S Ross Ventrone Visits Steelers On Wednesday

It is about that time for the Pittsburgh Steelers to start signing players to future contracts now that the season is over and we could have our first one announced pretty soon. Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports via Twitter on Wednesday that safety Ross Ventrone, a Chartiers Valley graduate, is visiting the Steelers today. Ventrone was originally signed by...
Via Steelers Depot
January 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Bonus video of the day: Patriots yo-yo Ross Ventrone stars in the Mayne Event

The Patriots are going to the Super Bowl, and much of the attention will be on that. But allow us to divert a little bit. On yesterday’s pre-game show on ESPN, the much-anticipated Mayne Event feature starring Ross Ventrone aired. The human yo-yo, who has been cut and signed more than 20 times, comically sets up Occupy Foxboro with a tent and everything. Yeah, it’s pretty funny...
Via The Rap Sheet
January 23, 2012  |  Discuss

S Ross Ventrone cut again by Patriots

It's Wednesday, so it must be time for the New England Patriots to cut Ross Ventrone again. The Patriots released the safety for the seventh time this year, letting him go to make room on the roster for offensive lineman Donald Thomas. Two days ago it was the other way around: Thomas was released and Ventrone was promoted from the practice squad for Monday night's game against...
Via AP on Fox
November 23, 2011  |  Discuss

Patriots safety Ross Ventrone explains life as a human yo-yo

It’s become a running joke that each week the Patriots’ transactions are sure to include Ross Ventrone. The second-year safety could be signed to the practice squad, promoted to the active roster or released. But almost without fail, Ventrone is sure to find his name on the transaction wire each week. Ventrone has 21 career transactions, including 15 since Aug. 10. While it may...
Via The Rap Sheet
November 18, 2011  |  Discuss

The New England Patriots waive safety Ross Ventrone

The Patriots have waived 25-year old safety Ross Ventrone.  Ventrone played in 4 games for the Patriots this year and he had 1 tackle.  This is no loss for the Patriots and that’s really saying something considering  just how bad the secondary has been for them so far this year.
Via Patriots Locker
November 04, 2011  |  Discuss
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