PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Casey Hampton was presented with “The Chief” Award by the Steelers on team awards day Thursday in honor of his superior cooperation with the media, which can’t have been easy in the wake of unfulfilled expectations.
The Pittsburgh Steelers may not be going to the playoffs this year, but there was some good news surrounding the team on Thursday.
With no increase expected in the 2013 NFL salary cap, the Pittsburgh Steelers will likely see many of their most recognized and fan favored players on different teams or retired following the final regular season game against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, December 30. Fans who are already depressed about the loss to the Cincinnati Bengals may be looking at even more tough times ahead.
Despite news that quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was able to participate in a limited capacity in practice this week, Pittsburgh Steelers fans will have to wait at least one more week to see him on the football field in action. News that wide receiver Antonio Brown and safety Troy Polamalu will return on Sunday has lifted the hopes of the Steelers faithful.
CLEVELAND (93-7 THE FAN) — As the Steelers (6-5) get ready for a rematch in Baltimore with the Ravens (9-2), offensive lineman Max Starks has not lost faith in the ability of his MASH unit of a team to reach the postseason.
The Pittsburgh Steelers were unable to convert their quick start against the Baltimore Ravens in their Sunday Night Football matchup by losing, 10-13. The Ravens go two games ahead in the AFC North. Grading your favorite team is never easy, but in a disappointing and close loss, it’s even harder.
The Pittsburgh Steelers move to 5-3 on the season, breaking a four game winning streak by the NFC East-leading New York Giants in a game that gave tribute to storm survivors, first responders and the military.
The Pittsburgh Steelers are returning home to Heinz Field with a 3-3 record going into Week 8 of the NFL regular season. Their opponents, the Washington Redskins (3-4) may have tooled themselves to Robert Griffin III, but do they have what it takes to beat the Steelers at home?
Pittsburgh Steelers’ rookie Alameda Ta’amu wasn’t on the practice field Monday morning, but his teammates say he apologized for the incident that happened on the South Side early Sunday morning.
While Casey Hampton continues his methodical comeback from offseason knee surgery – a return that hit a bit of a snag when the five-time Pro Bowler underwent a procedure recently to “fix” his left elbow – McLendon is blossoming into the heir apparent as the anchor of Pittsburgh’s 3-4 defense.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Steelers GM Kevin Colbert joined “Seibel, Starkey & Miller” live from the penultimate training camp session in Latrobe Friday to discuss the team’s latest roster moves.
The Steelers activated veterans Casey Hampton and Rashard Mendenhall from the PUP (physically unable to perform) List, the team announced Friday afternoon.
The Fan Morning Show’s Gregg Giannotti and Paul Alexander continued to make the rounds at Steelers’ training camp this week with Thursday’s preseason opener fast-approaching.
(93-7 The FAN) — Pitt Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert addressed several topics Thursday at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis.
(93-7 The FAN) — Steelers nose tackle Casey Hampton will have surgery on his left anterior cruciate ligament.