Eric Steinbach retires with Dolphins

Eric Steinbach once signed one of the largest contracts ever for an interior offensive lineman, signing for 6 years, 49.5 million with 17 million guaranteed during the 2006 offseason with the Cleveland Browns. However, Steinbach missed all of last season with back surgery and was cut by the Browns for financial reasons this offseason before he could finish that monster contract....
Via The Football Fan Spot
August 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins OG Steinbach decides to retire

Guard Eric Steinbach has decided to retire, Dolphins coach Joe Philbin announced Wednesday. Steinbach missed the 2011 season with a back injury, was subsequently released by the Browns and signed with the Dolphins last month to compete for a reserve role, but has been bothered by a lingering knee injury. Philbin's relationship with Steinbach dates back to when Philbin was...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 23, 2012  |  Discuss

G Steinbach retires after comeback try with Miami

Guard Eric Steinbach has decided to retire after sitting out all of last season because of a back injury. Steinbach, 32, signed a one-year contract with the Miami Dolphins in July but missed considerable practice time during training camp because of health issues. Coach Joe Philbin announced Steinbach's retirement decision following practice Wednesday. Steinbach missed only...
Via AP on Fox
August 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Former Brown Eric Steinbach Retires

The Cleveland Browns were rocked a year ago when Eric Steinbach got injured and were forced to push Jason Pinkston into action as a rookie. It is a testament to the solid play that Steinbach brought to the table for the Browns over the years. Most recently, Steinbach was attempting a comeback with the Miami Dolphins. 1 Dolphins coach Joe Philbin opened up his Wednesday press conference...
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August 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Eric Steinbach retiring

Veteran offensive guard offensive guard Eric Steinbach is retiring from the NFL, the Miami Dolphins announced. Steinbach is a former Pro Bowl alternate who missed last season with a back injury that required surgery.
August 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Hard Knocks - Training Camp with the Miami Dolphins - Week 1 Review

WARNING! This blog contains spoilers! Do not read it if you plan to watch Episode 1*******Some thoughts about the Week 1 episode:The show begins 2 months before the start of training camp. It looks like the past regime is getting torn down and forgotten, as new lockers are installed and the whole camp is given a fresh coat of paint.We get an opening look that this season is dead...
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August 08, 2012  |  Discuss

The Importance Of The Offensive Line

One of the most underrated aspects of fantasy football is the importance of the offensive line. The hard part about figuring out who has the best line is that there is really are no stats we can turn to in order to rank the them. I am not going to insult anyone and claim I have poured over hours of game footage tallying pancake blocks and breaking down pulling guards, but I have...
Via Gridiron Experts
August 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins sign Eric Steinbach (free agent) & Michael Egnew….no Tannehill yet

Earlier today, Miami Dolphins players officially reported to training camp in Davie.  Dolphins’ players were given their playbooks, yearly physicals and conditioning tests.  Interestingly, the Dolphins waited until today, the first official day of training camp, to add another veteran to the roster.  Earlier today, the Dolphins signed veteran guard, Eric Steinbach to a contract. [...]
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July 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins Sign Veteran Guard Eric Steinbach

This afternoon, the Miami Dolphins addressed their needs at guard with the signing of Eric Steinbach.  The story was broken by Ben Volin of the Palm Beach Post.A veteran of 9 years in the league, Steinbach brings durability and consistency to the position of guard sorely needed on the Miami Dolphins.  Steinbach has started 124 of 125 games until being out with a back injury requiring...
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July 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins sign OG Steinbach

Guard Eric Steinbach signed with the Dolphins. He missed the entire 2011 season because of a back injury but had been a mainstay at left guard for the Browns since he was drafted 33rd overall out of Iowa in 2003. Prior to missing last season, Steinbach missed only two games between 2005 and 2010. He was released by Cleveland in March. Steinbach is expected to provide versatility...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 26, 2012  |  Discuss

OG Steinbach agrees to terms with Dolphins

Guard Eric Steinbach agreed to terms on a one-year contract with the Miami Dolphins on Thursday. Steinbach started 124 of 125 games for Cincinnati and Cleveland in his first eight NFL seasons before sitting out all of last year because of a back injury. In Miami, Steinbach will be reunited with new Dolphins coach Joe Philbin, who was the offensive line coach at Iowa during Steinbach...
Via AP on Fox
July 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Steinbach a Steal?

Less than 24 hours before their first training camp practice, the Dolphins made a roster move that could pay off big dividends in the fall. Signed to a one-year deal was veteran guard Eric Steinbach, who has played eight seasons in the NFL before sitting out all of 2011 because of a back problem.
July 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Eric Steinbach joins Dolphins

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July 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Ravens Reportedly Looking at Eric Steinbach

Veteran offensive lineman Eric Steinbach is finally gaining some interest since being released by the Browns several months ago. The Baltimore Ravens, per Aaron Wilson at the Carroll County Times, will bring the 32-year-old guard in on Tuesday with hopes of adding depth to protect quarterback Joe Flacco. Steinbach signed a seven-year, $49.5 million contract with the Browns in 2007...
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July 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Eric Steinbach to work out for Ravens

Eric Steinbach was cut by the Browns earlier this offseason and has since received little to no interest on the open market, unsurprising for a 32 year old coming off of back surgery that cost him his entire 2011 season. Steinbach was a solid starter before his injury, however, and the Ravens will bring him in for a personal workout on Tuesday. Steinbach would presumably compete...
Via The Football Fan Spot
July 24, 2012  |  Discuss

30 Hottest Cleveland Browns Sexy Superfans

Today we tackle the Cleveland Browns superfans. Like most of you, we are itching for football season to start. In the midst of the dog days of summer, many get sick of baseball and start turning their attention to football. Don’t blame you a bit. To help quench your thirst, BC is going on a 32 team, 32 day, 32 gallery tour of NFL cheerleaders & superfans. Another team from...
Via Busted Coverage
July 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Scouting The AFC North Offensive Lines: Cleveland Browns

Just 19 more days until the Pittsburgh Steelers report to Latrobe for training camp. The past several days we have been looking at the state of the offensive lines around the AFC North and today we conclude that series by taking a look at the Cleveland Browns offensive line. Gone from the Browns via free agency are Artis Hicks and Steve Vallos, and neither were a loss. The Browns...
Via Steelers Depot
July 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Browns will not resign Eric Steinbach

Eric Steinbach was once one of the better guards in the league for the Browns, but he missed all of last season with a back injury. Due 6 million in 2012, the Browns cut Steinbach, 32, this offseason, but there was some speculation that they could resign him at a lower rate because Jason Pinkston and Shawn Lauvao both struggled at guard last season. GM Tom Heckert killed any speculation...
Via The Football Fan Spot
May 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Offensive Line gives Cleveland reason for optimism in 2012

If the Browns are to turn things around next season- and that’s a big if- a number of improvements have to be made on the offensive side of the ball and it starts on the line. The good news, if you are a Browns fan, is that there appears to be reason for optimism. We have a few known variables- such as Pro Bowl left tackle Joe Thomas. Even if you don’t think Thomas played at...
Via Waiting For Next Year
May 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Is Jason Pinkston the Browns true plan at right tackle?

From Jason Pinkston's Twitter - Doing Work According to an article by Pat McManamon from March 30th there probably isn’t anyone on the Browns working harder this off-season than offensive lineman Jason Pinkston. Pinkston is headed into his sophomore season as an NFL player after being selected by the Browns in the fifth round of the NFL draft. He was thrust into a starting...
Via Waiting For Next Year
April 23, 2012  |  Discuss

What if the Browns had some good luck?

We all know the Browns were bad last year. I think most of us also know that the Browns were pretty unlucky as well. I believe that you make your own luck to some extent by dealing well with adversity. The Browns certainly didn’t do that last season. Regardless, there’s almost no denying the bad luck. Peyton Hillis’ injuries and off-the-field incidents were unlucky (or cursed...
Via Waiting For Next Year
April 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Bears, Seahawks interested in Eric Steinbach

According to Jeff Dickerson of, the Chicago Bears and Seattle Seahawks are interested in free agent guard Eric Steinbach who was recently released by the Browns. Both the Bears and Seahawks would love to add Steinbach to the interior of their offensive lines in order to add some stability. Right now, there’s no indication if Steinbach will make any visits before...
Via Pro Football Zone
April 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Bears show interest in Eric Steinbach

According to a report from Jeff Dickerson of the Bears are one of two teams that have shown interest in free agen guard Eric Steinbach. Steinbach was cut from the Browns after missing the 2011 season in it's entirety due to back surgery. The 32-year-old free agent guard once was a prized free agent prospect that the Bears had on their radar. Steinbach however...
Via Midway Illustrated
April 04, 2012  |  Discuss

One Cleveland Brown is determined to get better

AVON -- Amidst all the offseason chatter and wondering about the Cleveland Browns, one player quietly goes about his business, with a very simple goal.I think, said guard Jason Pinkston, that I can be a ton better.Hes not just talking about it, either. Pinkston is spending his offseason in Cleveland training at the O-Line Academy run by former Brown (briefly), Saint and Ohio State...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Browns Strategy and Personnel

The Browns have been relatively inactive on the free agent player front thus far. Though, the organization has re-signed numerous players, while releasing a few, led by veteran offensive guard Eric Steinbach.
March 20, 2012  |  Discuss
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