For what some felt were all his braggadocios and vain ways as a young football player; for all the little spats he got in with media members after offering a quick, cantankerous answer, maybe Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor has grown into a leader.
The Steelers made news this week as they began to work their way around the salary cap by extending the contracts of Safety Troy Polamalu and Tight End Heath Miller, coming to a new agreement with Safety Will Allen and cutting Linebacker Larry Foote, Tackle Levi Brown and Cornerback Curtis Brown.
With Seahawks Cornerback Richard Sherman referring to himself as “the best corner in the game,” Steelers Cornerback Ike Taylor pointed out one flaw in Sherman’s assessment.
Steelers Insider Ed Bouchette joined Starkey, Miller and Mueller with Andrew Fillipponi filling in to take a look at some of the moves the Steelers might be forced to make during the offseason in order to keep some of their more productive players.
The Pittsburgh Steelers shocked the Green Bay Packers with a 38-31 win at Lambeau Field only to understand that without a win against upcoming Cleveland Browns, their playoff hopes will die. Le’Veon Bell and Ike Taylor receive team awards.
While Mel Blount and Franco Harris visit Heinz Field as NFL Legends, the Pittsburgh Steelers will rely on improved play and tenacity to hand the Cincinnati Bengals a loss in the AFC North.
The Pittsburgh Steelers return to Heinz Field Sunday to face a the Buffalo Bills on a night when members of the military and veterans will be saluted while trying to put the healthiest team on the field for a win in front of the home crowd – injury report
The Pittsburgh Steelers have had rough sailing in 2013. Pundits and insiders are calling the team ‘sunk’. As the Steelers prepare for the Buffalo Bills at Heinz Field on Sunday, they will make adjustments, get David DeCastro and Markus Wheaton back at practice and try to right the ship.
Joe Starkey of Starkey, Miller and Mueller sat down with Steelers Cornerback Ike Taylor for one of the most entertaining interviews you’ll hear in which they discussed women, Ike’s ideal woman, why they’re the fairer sex and his current status.
A trip to Wembley Stadium in London will not keep the Pittsburgh Steelers from fixing errors and preparing for the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
When he’s on the field, Brett Keisel dons the black and gold of the Steelers, but his summer when he’s off the field Keisel is wearing a different team’s black and gold.
Snow and freezing rain was the outdoor theme for Wednesday’s practice for the Pittsburgh, while inside Heath Miller, Ike Taylor and Baron Batch were announced to have been placed on the injured reserve list. Miller and Batch are expected to have surgery. Additional moves to the roster come ahead of the last game of the 2012 NFL regular season.
A playoff atmosphere has given the Pittsburgh Steelers a feeling of urgency in practice this week. While several Steelers players are listed as probable for Sunday’s game, it is the defensive backfield that is being watched closely.
Steelers insider Ed Bouchette chats cornerbacks, defense, injuries, and Rashard Mendenhall with Vinnie &Cook.
The Pittsburgh Steelers (7-6) and the Dallas Cowboys (7-6) will face each other at Dallas Cowboys Stadium on Sunday. Both teams are looking for a playoff berth. Getting through Dallas is the first stop on the Steelers’ three-game stand in which many feel is a must win situation. Friday’s final injury report and fantasy outlook is now available.