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New Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount Ready To Take On All-Comers During Contact Drills

During his first training camp press conference of the 2014 season, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin made it clear that the hitting will begin Monday when the team is finally allowed to put the pads on for the first time. According to new running back LeGarrette Blount, he’s ready for the intensity to be […] New Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount Ready To Take On All-Comers...
Via Steelers Depot
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Steelers are in familiar territory going into training camp in Latrobe

The Steelers characteristically take calculated, closely measured steps when altering their lineup, something they've done with great infrequency over the past decade. This year, they tossed out the less-is-more approach and moved faster than Dri Archer to hasten change. It's put them in a familiar position: They're hearing predictions they will win the AFC North. For...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Weekly Rewind: Maurkice Pouncey’s in some trouble, camp previews, more

Check out below for some of the week’s best NFL and Pittsburgh Steelers articles from cover32 and cover32/pit! Pittsburgh Steelers Camp Previews Quarterbacks: Bruce Gradkowski, Landry Jones compete for #2 QB spot Running Backs: LeGarrette Blount, Dri Archer round out RB depth chart Wide Receivers: Who will be across the field from Antonio Brown at WR? Tight Ends: Will...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers’ 2014 Training Camp Battle Report: Running Backs

The biggest question facing the running back position for the 2014 Pittsburgh Steelers isn’t who is number one and it isn’t who is number two. The question is who fills that third running back spot which will certainly depend on how Mike Tomlin configures his roster. It’s expected that rookie Dri Archer will be listed as a running back although we expect to see him line up...
Via Steel City Blitz
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers camp preview: LeGarrette Blount, Dri Archer round out RB depth chart

The running back position represents a fulcrum for the Pittsburgh Steelers heading into their 2014 training camp. Pittsburgh ranked 27th out of 32 teams last year, tied with Cleveland, with 1383 yards. TIED WITH CLEVELAND. No offensive endeavor can be considered a success when compared with the Browns in recent seasons. For some context: Three Steelers have eclipsed that total by...
Via cover32 - Steelers
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers could have a three headed monster in their backfield

Pittsburgh Steelers are going to be different team in 2014, because they have finally taken a drink of the fountain of youth. The team went out to get Le’Veon Bell some help at the running back position and now the team is stacked. With the additions of LeGarrette Blount and Dri Archer the Steelers are […] The post Steelers could have a three headed monster in their backfield...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Marc Sessler Evaluates Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount

Recently, Marc Sessler went back and watched all of new Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount’s snaps from a year ago for the NFL Network, and wrote about his findings about who he is and how he will fit into the offense. Blount was traded to the New England Patriots last season as a fringe […] Marc Sessler Evaluates Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount is a post from...
Via Steelers Depot
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers are excited to run behind a line led by Mike Munchak

LeGarrette Blount and Le’Veon Bell might finally have an offensive line.  The Steelers are excited to have a Hall of Famer running their offensive line, and even the coaches are pumped about Munchak’s presence.  Stellar offensive line play has often eluded the Steelers during Tomlin’s tenure, and some of that can be blamed on injuries. […] The post Steelers are excited...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
23 days ago  |  1 Comment

Not A Lot Of Negatives Associated With Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount

In addition to penalties, negative plays can absolutely kill drives for an offense. Just so you know, last season, the Pittsburgh Steelers had a total of 35 rushing plays that went for negative yards. During the offseason, the Steelers signed free agent running back LeGarrette Blount to compliment starter Le’Veon Bell. We’ve already looked quite […] Not A Lot Of Negatives...
Via Steelers Depot
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount’s Helmet All the Rage on Social Media

If you know anything about football, then you know that over the last 15 years or so the uniform has become as popular as anything else. As an admittedly old school curmudgeon who loves the fact the Steelers rarely alter their uniforms (bring back the block numerals!) I have to admit that some of the designs do pique my interest. It was quite evident yesterday that my fellow Steelers’...
Via Steel City Blitz
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Le’Veon Bell, LeGarrette Blount Backfield Spotted Wednesday

While it’s not likely to happen a lot in 2014, it’s worth noting that Pittsburgh Steelers had running backs Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount both lined up together in the backfield for one play during Wednesday’s practice. There’s no report as to what other personnel was on the field for that one play, or the […] Le’Veon Bell, LeGarrette Blount Backfield Spotted...
Via Steelers Depot
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

KSK Kontent Klearinghouse: Blount Mask Replica

Twitter LeGarrette Blount has a scary new facemask with the Steelers. Is it as intimidating as Darnell Dockett’s new facemask? Perhaps not, but you should generally be more afraid of people who are likely to actually punch you than the guy with the scariest facemask. – Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon is done for the 2014 season because of a ruptured Achilles suffered at...
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June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount Reveals Crazy Bane Facemask At Steelers OTAs (Photo)

As most New England Patriots fans know after watching him run in 2013, you don’t want to get in the way of LeGarrette Blount. Especially when he’s wearing a terrifying facemask that makes him look like an infamous movie villain. The newest member of the Pittsburgh Steelers took the field for organized team activities this week and wowed his Twitter followers by unveiling a...
Via NESN.com
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount Has The Coolest Mask In The NFL

A closer look at the new facemask!!! pic.twitter.com/3YPXf7iRm9 — LeGarrette Blount (@LG_Blount) June 10, 2014 Steelers first-year running back LeGarrette Blount showed off his new  Bane-like mask during an OTAs practice this week.  The intimidation factor has to play a factor with this helmet. Another productive OTA day!! Keep puttin em together boys and we […] The post LeGarrette...
Via Diehardsport
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount has a sick new facemask (Photos)

Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount has a sick new facemask for the upcoming season. A closer look at the new facemask!!! pic.twitter.com/3YPXf7iRm9 — LeGarrette Blount (@LG_Blount) June 10, 2014 Another productive OTA day!! Keep puttin em together boys and we gon be good!! Real goood!! #BFT pic.twitter.com/dbE2vwghuD — LeGarrette Blount (@LG_Blount) June 10, 2014 var ACE_AR...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount shows off new facemask

Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount took to Twitter Tuesday to show off his new facemask. A closer look at the new facemask!!! pic.twitter.com/3YPXf7iRm9 — LeGarrette Blount (@LG_Blount) June 10, 2014 Blount, a five-year pro, looks to compliment second-year back Le’Veon Bell this season and add a smash mouth style to the Steelers offense. “I am hoping to come...
Via Sports-Glory
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount Really Likes His New Facemask

Being as he measures in at roughly six feet, 250 pounds, Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount is already an imposing figure even without his pads on. Thanks to his new facemask, however, he looks like a super-villain straight out of a Batman comic book. Blount is apparently very proud of his new facemask as he […] Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount Really Likes His New...
Via Steelers Depot
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount: Steelers offense going to be explosive

Pittsburgh Steelers new running back LeGarrette Blount is excited about the potential the offense has. “Oh yeah. It’s going to be an explosive offense,” Blount said, via Steelers.com. Why will the offense be explosive? “It’s a power, downhill running game,” he said. “You’ve got a quarterback that has won a couple of Super Bowls and is going to be one of the best to...
Via Sports-Glory
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount: ‘It’s A Power, Downhill Running Game’

During his first four years in the league, new Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount has dished out quite a bit of punishment with his powerful running style. Now that he’s with the Steelers, he likes what he’s seen so far out of the offense as far as it matching his running style. “It’s a […] Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount: ‘It’s A Power, Downhill Running...
Via Steelers Depot
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount Believes Steelers Have Top Five Running Back Duo

In case you missed it, new Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount was a guest earlier this week on SiriusXM NFL Radio and audio from that segment is embedded below. During his interview, Blount talks about how he was hoping the Steelers would’ve drafted him back in 2010 after having him in for a pre […] LeGarrette Blount Believes Steelers Have Top Five Running Back...
Via Steelers Depot
June 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers weekly rewind: The importance of LeGarrette Blount, Jarvis Jones and what really went wrong last year

Check out below for some of the week’s best NFL and Pittsburgh Steelers articles from cover32 and cover32/pit! Pittsburgh Steelers Is it too early to call Pittsburgh Steelers sophomore Jarvis Jones a bust? The importance of LaGarrette Blount in the Pittsburgh Steelers backfield The 2013 Pittsburgh Steelers: it’s easy to forget why things went ‘wrong’ You may also be...
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June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Five Friday Night Questions Concerning The Steelers

It’s Friday night and in order to keep your minds sharp while you drink your favorite beverage, I have five questions for you to answer below. 1. In your opinion, what’s the biggest story through the first two weeks of OTA practices? 2. In addition to Le’Veon Bell, LeGarrette Blount, Will Johnson and Dri Archer […] Five Friday Night Questions Concerning The Steelers is a...
Via Steelers Depot
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Ignorant Patriots Fan Gets Response From Steelers RB LeGarrette Blount

Stay classy New England Patriots fans. It takes all kinds of people in this world and apparently new Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount has lost a fan after moving on from the Patriots during the offseason. As you can see by Blount’s tweet below, there is at least one ignorant Patriots fan out there. […] Ignorant Patriots Fan Gets Response From Steelers RB LeGarrette...
Via Steelers Depot
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

The importance of LaGarrette Blount in the Pittsburgh Steelers backfield

In his inaugural year in the NFL, Pittsburgh Steelers’ running back Le’Veon Bell asserted himself as a player of the future on the team’s offense. Though he missed three games due to injury, he made up for his absence with a stellar rookie campaign where he finished the year with 1,529 all purpose yards and 8 rushing touchdowns. If Le’Veon continues to have the success displayed...
Via cover32 - Steelers
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers Rumors: LeGarrette Blount content behind Le'Veon Bell

After torching the Indianapolis Colts in last years' divisional playoff round, LeGarrette Blount had gained back some of the respect [for being a highly-regarded RB specimen] that had been so harshly stripped from him after a performance-dip from his rookie seasoon. That praise, however, soon diminished after a hard playoff loss to the Denver Broncos in the AFC championship...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss
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