PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Good medical news was long overdue for the Steelers after a catastrophic season opener at Heinz Field. Pro Bowl tight end Heath Miller, the team’s top pass-catching weapon from 2012, may finally return when they visit Cincinnati next Monday.
The Pittsburgh Steelers enter regular season play with tight end Heath Miller and rookie running back Le’Veon Bell at the top of the injury list. With only two Will Johnson and Jarvis Jones seeing limited practice this week, the Steelers look healthy for their meeting with the Tennessee Titans.
During one of the busiest times in the NFL, when teams face tough roster decisions, the Pittsburgh Steelers have been doing their own shuffling to create an effective roster in time for their home opener against the Tennessee Titans on September 8, 2013.
With the Steelers’ running game taking a hit after Le’Veon Bell’s injury, KDKA’s Bob Pompeani chatted with retired Steelers great Jerome Bettis and got his take on their ground attack.
Former NFL star and current CBS Sports Radio morning show co-host Tiki Barber joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday to offer a running back’s perspective on Le’Veon Bell’s foot injury.
Joe Starkey and Chris Mueller of Starkey, Miller and Mueller sat down with Steelers GM Kevin Colbert at training camp.
LATROBE, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN/AP) — The routine of another last-week-of-training-camp practice was disrupted in a potentially major way when the Steelers saw both of their first-string running backs end up on the sidelines.
LATROBE, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) — The Steelers released their two-deep for their Monday night matchup with the Redskins, and it lists Isaac Redman and rookie Le’Veon Bell as co-starters at tailback.
LATROBE, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) — If you’ve ever heard Steelers defensive back Ryan Clark during his seasonal show on The Fan, you’re well aware of both his candor and his humor.
The Steelers are gearing up for their first preseason game of the year this Saturday night. They’ll host the New York Giants at Heinz Field.
LATROBE, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) — Wednesday’s full-pad practice was perhaps the most uneventful one of training camp so far, and considering the Steelers are one of several teams affected by the recent rash of injuries around the NFL, that’s probably a good thing.
The Steelers held a fourth-quarter lead in 11 of 16 games in 2012. The Steelers finished 2012 with an 8-8 record, missing the playoffs.
LATROBE, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) — The first full week of Steelers training camp continued Wednesday, and the day began with an 11-on-11 team drill devoted chiefly to the team’s running game.
LATROBE, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) — The highlight of the first day in pads was the “backs-on-backers” drill in which a running back and an occasional tight end has to pick up a blitzing linebacker.
Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin talked exclusively with Joe Starkey of Starkey, Miller and Muller on The FAN about a number of topics ranging from what he has seen from some of his rookies to what he thinks about dealing with the Pittsburgh media.