Steelers Release Jonathan Scott, More Money Open for Wallace

In a move that was basically inevitable the Steelers released Jonathan Scott.  Scott was awful last season and was projected to make 2.2 million dollars this year.  The Steelers have only kept him on the roster this long because they had no other option.  Once Max Starks resigned with the team that gave the Steelers […]


Troy Polamalu admits to lying about concussions

In the last couple of years with all the emphasis put on concussions and the rules about people being out of games because of them, Troy Polamalu has said he’s lied about concussions before to team doctors.  Polamalu was on The Dan Patrick Show the other day and they talked a little bit about concussions […]


Troy Polamalu Named NFL’s 19th Best Player

THe NFL Network continued down their list of the 100 Best NFL Players of 2012.  They were in the category of 20-11.  The final Steeler player on the list was named at number 19.  That guy was Troy Polamalu.

Polamalu fell 13 spots from last season.  He was the number 6 player on last years […]


Troy Polamalu at OTAs and plans to attend all OTAs

A player who normally does not attend OTAs was out on the field today for the Steelers.  Safety Troy Polamlu who never attends these practices and works out with his own trainer in California was present today.  Troy plans on being at all OTAs and minicamps this season.

 “It’s my time to be around the […]


Troy Polamalu to mentor rookie NT Alameda Ta’amu

Alameda Ta’amu appears to be the heir apparent to the NT position for the Steelers.  He will learn under Casey Hampton and John Mitchell on how to play the position this season.  He could even end up starting if he learns fast enough and Hampton is unable to recover from knee surgery.  Hampton will […]


Madden 13 Cover will not have a Steeler on it

The Madden Cover Vote is taking place and the representative from the Steelers is Troy Polamalu.  He went up in the first round against Larry Fitzgerald.  Fitzgerald won the round and is headed into the field of 16.  Polamalu only received 28% of the vote.  The Steelers will not be represented on the Madden 13 […]


Report: Salary Cap expected to be $120.6 Million

Jay Glazer is reporting that the NFL salary cap announced Monday will be $120.6 million.  The Steelers will also have the $500k they did not spend on last years cap to use.  That will give them $121.1 million to spend.  The Steelers by my count are at roughly $111 million at this point.  That gives […]


Steelers Have 7 Players on the ESPN All AFC North Team

The Steelers had 7 players chosen to the AFC North Team by ESPN’s Jamison Hensley.   There were 3 players on offense, 3 on defense and one on special teams.  The Steelers were second in the division behind the Ravens who had 9 players on the 25 man roster. 

Offense:

QB- Ben Roethlisberger WR- Mike Wallace […]


Troy Polamalu and Maurkice Pouncey Receive More Recognition

The Steelers announced today that Troy Polamalu and Maurkice Pouncey have received another honor for their play this year.  Polamalu and Pouncey have been named to The Pro Football Writers All NFL Team.  This goes along with their Pro Bowl and All Pro recognition.  Polamlau made that squad last season, while Pouncey made the Rookie […]


Troy Polamalu Wins Cell Phone Fine Appeal

Steelers Safety Troy Polamalu won his appeal against the NFL yesterday for his use of a cell phone on the sideline.  Polamalu was knocked out the Jaguars game with a concussion.  When he got to the sideline he called his wife to let her know he was alright.  The NFL fined him $10k for using […]


Poll: Steeler’s Biggest Offseason Need

Who is the most recognizable face in Pittsburgh sports?

Troy Polamalu (45%, 796 Votes) Ben Roethlisberger (18%, 314 Votes) Mario Lemieux (12%, 215 Votes) Sidney Crosby (11%, 193 Votes) Hines Ward (11%, 191 Votes) Other (specify in poll comments) (1%, 26 Votes) Mike Tomlin (1%, 20 Votes) Dan Bylsma (0%, […]


Polamalu and Pouncey make All-Pro Team

The Associated Press released their 2011 All-Pro Team today.  And two Steelers made the first team.  Center Maurkice Pouncey and Safety Troy Polamalu both were inked in as the best at their position this season.  To see the full squad with few surprises on it, check it out at USAToday.com.

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Wild Card Thursday Injury Report: Steelers at Broncos

The news got worse for the Steelers today.  Maurkice Pouncey could miss the game with his injured ankle.  James Harrison and Troy Polamalu did not practice again today.  They should both play but are more injured then first thought.  The Steelers have a long list on the injury report but most of the guys should […]


Wild Card Wednesday Injury Report: Steelers at Broncos

Here is the first injury report for this week.  The playoff game will have a few guys nicked up but they are getting most of their starters back this week. The injury report looks worse today then it really is.

Injury Report:

Cortez Allen- Shoulder- DNP Mwelde Moore- Knee- DNP James Harrison- Toe- DNP Brett […]


Troy Polamalu named AFC Defensive Player of the Week

Troy Polamalu took the AFC Defensive Player of the Week for the last week of the regular season.  Polamalu had the kind of game we expect him to have and love to see.  He’s been all over the field.  He broke through the line of scrimmage to stop a running play before the […]