Coach Tomlin Attends Workout for OSU DE Cameron Heyward

Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin and Defensive Coordinator Dick Lebeau both attended a private workout for Cameron Heyward this week.  That was their second stop in as many days after attending the Texas Pro Day.

Heyward was finally able to workout after having Tommy John Surgery before the combine.  He did not bench press due […]


Sidney Crosby traveling with Pens and returning to Practice

A day after the disappointing loss to the Flyers, another glimmer of hope for our captain’s long awaited return.  It was announced today in a press conference by GM Ray Shero and coach Dan Bylsma that Sidney Crosby will be traveling with the team to Tampa Bay to participate in the no contact Morning Practice […]


Steelers Send All The Big Boys to Texas Pro Day

The Steelers had a big showing on hand at the Texas Longhorns Pro Day.  Kevin Colbert was accompanied by Head Coach Mike Tomlin and the Steelers entire Defensive Staff.  That is a lot of people to send to one Pro Day.    Texas had a good defense this year and has guys all over the field […]


Hines Ward dances on to next week

It is no surprise that with the 2nd highest overall score from the judges that Hines Ward was only the second person on the show to be determined safe this week on Dancing with the Stars.  He came up 1 point short to the former Karate Kid, Ralph Macchio who had the lead on the […]


Rodney Hudson to Stop in and Visit Steelers Brass

Another day and more beef.  The Steelers are showing their needs with the prospects they have brought in.  Of the 7 prospects that have seen the Steelers all but one are in areas of need:  2 Defensive Linemen, 3 Cornerbacks and now Rodney Hudson, an Offensive Linemen from Florida State.

Hudson is a Senior Guard […]


Panther’s Guard Ashton Gibbs declaring for NBA

After the devastating loss to Butler in the NCAA tournament, Ashton Gibbs the Pitt Panther’s junior guard will be declaring for the draft.  He will however not hire an agent until he tests the waters a bit so if it doesn’t seem to be in his favor then he can come back to school.  According […]


Former Pitt Players Provide Insight To Future NFL Brethren

Pitt’s number one draft prospect Jonathan Baldwin has acquired some great advice from former Pitt Football stars while preparing for the NFL Draft.

Baldwin is working out with New York Jets All-Pro Cornerback Darrelle Revis and Arizona Cardinals All-Pro Receiver Larry Fitzgerald.  These are two of the best guys to get information from.  Revis is […]


Ward Makes Second Round of Madden 2012 Voting

Hines Ward won his first round match up against Carlos Dunlap of the Cincinnati Bengals.  He is now on to the second round where he faces a much bigger opponent.  In Round 2 Ward will square off against Patrick Willis.  Willis is a stud Middle Linebacker from the 49ers.  He is one […]


Road in Pittsburgh to be named Chuck Noll Way

There are other sports related heroes that have had roads named for them in Pittsburgh, Art Rooney Avenue or Roberto Clemente who got an entire bridge, but one more may be added to the list.  Pittsburgh Stadium Authority officials are voting on whether to build a road that would cut through a stadium parking lot […]


Steelers Receive No Compensatory Picks

The NFL handed out its Compensatory Picks yesterday, but the Steelers did not receive a pick.  This is no surprise.  The Steelers did not lose any key players from last season.  The only players that we lost were CB Deshea Townsend and  G Darnell Stapleton.  Townsend went to the Colts and was replaced by Bryant McFadden […]


Steelers Bringing in the Beef

The Steelers have two more prospects coming in soon.  One of which is first round prospect, Phil Taylor, Nose Tackle out of Baylor.  The other is Cornerback Buster Skrine from University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.   A fine pair of prospects to be sure.

Taylor is a monster in the middle.  He is the perfect […]


5 Week Out Steelers Mock Draft

This is the second of four mock drafts that I will do heading into the draft.  The next will be a week out and then the day before.  There are many changes to this mock draft as some players have risen while others have fallen for different reasons.  Some of the players that have fallen […]


Will NFL Teams Pass on Pouncey After Recent Comments

The Pouncey Twins have always talked about playing together at the next level even though they know that it may not be possible.  Mike Pouncey put out some comments recently that may have him be pushed to the Steelers even if he is deserving of a better draft position.

When asked if he and […]


Vote for Hines Ward to be on the Cover of Madden 2012

The creators of Madden 2012 threw a curveball this year by instituting a vote to see who will become the new face of Madden.  One player from each of the 32 teams in the NFL was chosen to be entered into a tournament style bracket.

Hines Ward was picked for the Steelers!  He is up […]


Michael Floyd a NFL Supplemental Draft Steal

Notre Dame Wide Receiver Michael Floyd was arrested for Drunken Driving this weekend.  This is Floyd’s second arrest in the past two seasons, both for Alchohol infractions.  Since this last arrest, Floyd has been suspended indefinitley from the Notre Dame football team by Coach Brian Kelly.

With Floyd not being able to play, he […]