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Report: LeGarrette Blount Fined For Touchdown Celebration

Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount has done a relatively solid job of staying out of trouble throughout his NFL career, but his latest touchdown celebration has resulted in a fine. Photo Credit: Steelers.com Pro Football Talk’s Mike Wilkening reports that Blount has been fined $5,512 for tossing the football into the stands after finding the end zone in the fourth...
Via Gridiron Grit
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers LB Jason Worilds Fined $16,537 For Low Hit On Panthers QB Cam Newton

Running back LeGarrette Blount wasn’t the only Pittsburgh Steelers player to be fined this week by the league as linebacker Jason Worilds was also docked for his hit below knee on Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton in the fourth quarter of Sunday night’s game. Jason Worilds fined $16,537 for hit below knee of QB last […] Steelers LB Jason Worilds Fined $16,537 For Low...
Via Steelers Depot
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount Fined $5,500 For Throwing Football Into Stands

While the Sunday night fourth quarter touchdown run by Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount against the Carolina Panthers was very impressive, it wound up being an expensive one. RB @LG_Blount Blount fined $5,500 for tossing the football into the stand at Bank of America Stadium last Sunday after an 8-yard TD run. — Ralph N. […] Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount Fined...
Via Steelers Depot
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Backs Turning Tomlin’s Vision Into Reality

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin gave free agent running back LeGarrette Blount the hard sell during the offseason, essentially telling him that he envisioned Blount and starter Le’Veon Bell as a one-two punch of sorts. That tandem hit it off quite well on a personal level, establishing a friendship early on, as well as […] Steelers Backs Turning Tomlin’s Vision...
Via Steelers Depot
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount Leap Fail is the LOL Play of the Week

Funny things happen all the time on football fields and shuld be recognized along with the great plays. Why? Because the world needs to laugh and who better to laugh at in the comfort of our own homes/bathrooms/cars/etc. than monstrous athletes that could squash us wth their pinkies?This weeks LOL Play of the Week belongs to none other than Pittsburgh Steelers running back LaGarette...
Via FatManWriting
8 days ago  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount retweets fan who told him to 'keep it rolling'

LeGarrette Blount might want to be a little more careful with those retweets. You'll recall that the Steelers running back, along with teammate L'Veon Bell, were charged with marijuana possession in late August. On Sunday night, each back ran for more than 100 yards in a 37-19 win against the Panthers Blount gained 118 yards on 10 carries while Bell ran for 147 yards on 21...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Will the Real Pittsburgh Steelers Please Stand Up?

Following last week’s game in Baltimore I was sort of speechless, and had a hard time coming up with much to write about other than the Steelers looked bad in every facet of the game. Following a dominant performance in Carolina, I’m wondering what team that was on the field. Suddenly, the Steelers put pressure on the QB, they stopped the run, they forced turnovers, the offensive...
Via Steel City Blitz
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Welcome Back Physicality, We've Missed You

Carolina safety Thomas DeCoud lowered his shoulder to deliver the blow that would keep Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount out of the end zone and the game still slightly in reach for his Panthers squad, facing a 30-13 deficit with over ten minutes left.That is, until Blount met DeCoud soundly at the five-yard line, barreling through the Panthers defensive back like he was a...
Via Pro Football Spot
8 days ago  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount and Le’Veon Bell embarrass Panthers (GIF)

The Pittsburgh Steelers ran over, around and through the Carolina Panthers defense in a 37-19 victory on NBC Sunday Night Football to cap off NFL Sunday Week 3 Running back Le’Veon Bell ran for 147 yards and Pittsburgh outrushed the Panthers 264-42. His biggest play came in the third quarter in the form of an 81-yard […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Five things we learned from Steelers-Panthers

After a shellacking at the hands of the Baltimore Ravens, the Pittsburgh Steelers emphatically stated that they aren’t about to be manhandled again. With a 37-19 dismantling of the Carolina Panthers in prime time, Pittsburgh showed improvement and once again seems to be in the thick of a wide-open field in what has been a whacky start to the NFL season. Here’s a look at...
Via The Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  1 Comment

Steelers Run Over Panthers 37-19 Sunday Night

The Pittsburgh Steelers ran all over the Carolina Panthers Sunday night on their way to a 37-19 win as running backs Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount both topped the century mark. Bell and Blount combined to rush for 265 yards on 31 carries in the Steelers win. The last time the Steelers had two running […] Steelers Run Over Panthers 37-19 Sunday Night is a post from: Steelers...
Via Steelers Depot
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Red Zone Pass Play To Blount Was Called For Bell

If you were surprised to see Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger attempt to connect with running back LeGarrette Blount on a wheel route on second down from the Cleveland Browns 14-yard-line on the opening possession, you’re not alone, as the newcomer has only caught 23 passes in his first four years in the league. However, […] Steelers Red Zone Pass Play To Blount...
Via Steelers Depot
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Bell and Blount Don't Appear to Be a Timeshare

Le'Veon Bell appears poised for a breakout season in the up-tempo (at times) Steelers offense. Finishing with 197 total yards, including 109 yards rushing on 21 carries, Bell was on the field more than any other Steelers playmaker not named Ben Roethlisberger or Antonio Brown. That says a lot, considering what the Steelers talked about all off-season after signing LeGarrette...
Via Pro Football Spot
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers running backs LeGarrette Blount, Le’Veon Bell will play against Browns

Prior to the Steelers’ third preseason game, the team’s top two running backs LeGarrette Blount and Le’Veon Bell were caught with marijuana. The two backs have yet to receive any punishment from the team, and head coach Mike Tomlin assured the press that both of them will be playing at Heinz Field against the Browns this Sunday. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551',...
Via Pro Football Zone
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Tomlin Sends Another Message To Bell, Blount On The Field

During his press conference earlier this week, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said that any further in-house punishment due to running backs Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount would not be made known publically a week after a very clear on-field message was sent, keeping the backs on the field well into the fourth quarter. […] Tomlin Sends Another Message To Bell...
Via Steelers Depot
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Voice of the Fan Poll: How should Tomlin discipline Le’Veon Bell & LeGarrette Blount?

In this weeks’ SCB Poll, we want to know what you would do if you were the head coach of the Steelers; how would you discipline Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount?   Due to the nature of the CBA, the team can’t just suspend them and call it day.  So, do you wait and let the NFL hand down the punishment in due time? Perhaps you decide to just deactivate them for 1 game and...
Via Steel City Blitz
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers won’t suspend Bell or Blount

According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette,  the Steelers will not be suspending either Le’Veon Bell or LeGarrette Blount. All anyone needs to do is look at what has happened in similar marijuana possession instances to know what will happen. The NFL will allow the legal process to play out and then Roger Goodell might issue at most a one-game suspension. He usually...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 27, 2014  |  1 Comment

Steelers Mailbag: Are Le’Veon Bell & LeGarrette Blount idiots or just stupid?

Another Wednesday, another cover32 Pittsburgh Steelers mailbag. Let’s get to your questions. Hi there — are Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount idiots? It’s under my impression that NFL players are afforded drivers, etc to prevent this kind of “publicity.” - Timothy P. in State College. Timothy, To answer your first questions, I’m not sure if they’re idiots or just...
Via cover32 - Steelers
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers vs Eagles Film Review: LeGarrette Blount

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin was certainly enthusiastic about the team’s ability to bring in running back LeGarrette Blount as a free agent during this offseason to complement their young frontrunner, Le’Veon Bell. Admittedly, he probably wasn’t anticipating complementary possession charges on the eve of the Steelers’ third preseason game. But the coach took...
Via Steelers Depot
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers haven’t ruled out suspending Bell and Blount

Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin still hasn’t ruled out suspending both Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount for their recent arrests. “Everything’s on the table,” Tomlin said, per ESPN.com. The Steelers will have both Blount and Bell play in their final preseason game. People may wonder why they’re playing right now.  It’s because playing in the preseason is more of...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Tomlin: Suspending Bell, Blount ‘on the table’

Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said Monday that the team is considering suspending both Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount following their arrest on Wednesday for marijuana possession. “Everything’s on the table,” Tomlin said, per ESPN.com. “There are parts of this that are going to have to go through the legal process and the league review process,” Rooney II...
Via Sports-Glory
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Tomlin Says Team Still Could Punish Le’Veon Bell, LeGarrette Blount Internally

While it might take a while for the league to get around to handing down discipline to Pittsburgh Steelers running backs Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount following them both being caught in possession of marijuana during a traffic stop last Wednesday in Ross Township, the team can still take it upon themselves to handle it […] Mike Tomlin Says Team Still Could Punish Le...
Via Steelers Depot
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Le’Veon Bell to cops: “I didn’t know you get could a DUI for being high”

The Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount saga just keeps getting better. The two Pittsburgh Steelers running back were arrested Wednesday for marijuana possession. Neither has yet to be formally charged, although it suspected Bell could also be facing a DUI depending on the results of a blood test. Now, an excerpt of the conversation that took place between the police and Bell has...
Via Down and Distance
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers Playing Bell, Blount was a form of Punishment

Despite Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount getting busted with 20 grams of marijuana the day before the Pittsburgh Steelers third pre-season game; they were allowed to play Thursday Night.   Some were expecting to see the running backs benched for the game against the Philadelphia Eagles, but that wouldn’t have been much of a punishment.   It’s no secret that players believe...
Via Steelers Blitz
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Le’Veon Bell to cops: ‘I didn’t know I could get DUI from weed’

Le’Veon Bell was a bit confused as to why he was getting a DUI after smoking weed. This could have been the effects of the weed or he just genuinely didn’t know the law. I will let you decide from some details from the affidavit : Affidavit: @L_Bell26: "I didn’t know you could get a DUI for being high. I smoked two hours ago. I’m not high anymore. I’m perfectly fine...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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