With the Steelers starting their 2012 preseason slate Thursday in Philadelphia against the Eagles, 93-7 The Fan’s Jim Colony had a chance to catch up with a few players as they prepared for kickoff.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Steelers’ beat writer Ed Bouchette joined Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan’s Vinnie & Cook from Steelers Training Camp in Latrobe.
(93-7 The FAN) — Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and center Maurkice Pouncey were among the injured players at practice Thursday, making the likelihood of either starting Saturday against St. Louis more in doubt.
(93-7 The FAN) — Despite reports that Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will miss Saturday’s game against St. Louis because of a high-ankle sprain, he says he’ll be rested and ready to play.
(93-7 The FAN) — Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger continues to sit out of practice but is hopeful he’ll be able to play Monday night at San Francisco.
It was a double practice for the Steelers today at St. Vincent College with the afternoon workout in pads. A couple of notes from camp today:
Thanks in large part to the new CBA, the Pittsburgh Steelers will have their entire 2011 draft class signed on the opening day of camp.
Pittsburgh Steelers 3rd round draft choice Curtis Brown, Cornerback out of Texas joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN to talk about how playing in the Big 12 and going against other elite talent helped prepare him for a career in the NFL.
The Pittsburgh Steelers will begin hosting draft prospects at the team’s Southside complex. Not surprisingly, the offensive line and cornerback are positions that the team appears to be focused on.