With the extension of Antonio Brown the Steelers will not give an extension to Mike Wallace according to Ed Bouchette. The Steelers have grown tired of Wallace and have moved their interest to the team. If Wallace is not going to receive an extension they could franchise him next season and keep him on the […]
Today is the day when all the fun begins. The Steelers will arrive in Latrobe today at St. Vincent College for the start of Training Camp. It is a day that most of us have waited for since the team lost to Denver in the playoffs. It left a bad taste in the mouth of players and […]
Hines Ward posted a picture of him and his son at last night’s NYC premier of the new Batman film The Dark Knight Rises. A lot of this film was done in Pittsburgh and some of it filmed specifically at Heinz Field and Ward appears in the movie. You can see Ward […]
Steelers former captain and leader of the defense James Farrior is talking to the Steelers about retirement. His agent Ralph Cindrich told The Fan about the talks according to Mark Kaboly. Farrior was released earlier in the offseason.
I am so glad to hear this. Farrior will now join Ward and Smith as guys […]
Antonio Brown is expected to take over Hines Ward’s old role in the Steelers offense. He also is going to be taking over Ward’s old locker as well according to a tweet by Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune Review. Brown has moved into the space vacated by Ward now that Ward is retired. It just […]
Kevin Colbert did a press conference down in Florida while at the NFL meetings. He gave us a good bit of information during the press conference. The biggest thing that came out of it is that the Steelers do not plan on having any of the released veterans return to the team. Colbert has basically […]
Hines Ward has had a great career in Pittsburgh. He should be headed to the Hall of Fame. Ward is only the 8th player in NFL History to reach 1,000 catches and he spent his first few years on a team that refused to do anything but run the ball. Ward has had so many […]
Hines Ward went out with a great press conference today. One nugget he left with was that he is urging Mike Wallace to remain with the Steelers. Ward knows from experience and is hoping Wallace stays in the black and gold.
“I told Mike you may get a chance to go other places but there’s […]
Hines Ward made the right decision today. It is a decision I commend him on totally. Ward decided to retire from the NFL today. He held a press conference at the Steelers facility today to announce the decision.
Ward realized after he had started to think about playing for another team that it […]
TMZ got a a hold of a video from last summer when Hines Ward was arrested for a DUI. The video is in the police car when Hines is put in to be taken to jail. He’s the more worried about ESPN running with the story, than being arrested. He finally got this resolved in […]
The Steelers made it official yesterday releasing James Farrior, Hines Ward, Aaron Smith and Chris Kemoeatu. The four veterans are free to go and negotiate with other teams. Chris Kemoeatu has already started. His agent has been in contact with three teams.
Aaron Smith is the only one expected to retire. Hines Ward and Farrior are […]
Many Steelers fans this week have been very vocal about the release of Hines Ward, James Farrior and Aaron Smith. People have been upset with the lack of loyalty to guys who made this team go for over 10 years. Some even wishing ill will on the team for cutting some of their favorite […]
Coach Tomlin spoke about the three big names that the Steelers had released over the past week. Tomlin had nothing but good things to say about the guys. He made mention to “taking the emotion out of it.” He knew they were football based decisions and not decisions about how he feels about this […]
Mike Jureci of XTRA 910 in Phoenix is reporting the the Arizona Cardinals have no interest in Hines Ward. This was probably the one spot that Ward thought if no one else signs me these guys will. With all the relationships Hines has in Arizona he had to be counting on these guys after the […]
The Steelers found a gem last season when they signed Jerricho Cotchery. Cotchery was always under rated by the Jets and let him go for the services of Plaxico Burress. Cotchery came to the Steelers as an injured commodity that people were afraid of. He knew his role and played hard for the team. […]