The revolving door of injuries to the Pittsburgh Steelers stopped turning for a moment Tuesday as quarterback Brian Hoyer and receiver Plaxico Burress were signed to one-year contracts. The roster changes were necessary for the Steelers to be competitive against the Cleveland Browns an AFC North showdown.
HE’S BACK!!! Former first-round pick Plaxico Burress is back in the black and gold for the first time since the 2004 season. Let’s refresh our memory of Burress and take a look at where Plax has been since leaving Pittsburgh.
There are two new faces on the Steelers’ roster. One of them, however, is pretty familiar to Steelers fans.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed two players in the wake of several injuries suffered over the past two weeks.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have confirmed that Charlie Batch will get the start against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday.
When word broke that Bryon Leftwhich was injured and Plaxico Burress was possibly coming back to the Steelers, Twitter, Facebook, bars and dinner tables were all buzzing.
Let’s take our weekly look back at the week that was in the NFL for week 11.
Thanks to solid play in nearly every aspect of their Heinz Field pairing, The Pittsburgh Steelers were able to beat the Washington Redskins, 27-12. Celebrating 80 years of professional football, the Steelers set a new mark – 400 wins – the most in the NFL since the 1970s merger between the American Football League and the National Football League. The Steelers get high marks for their performance.
New York comedians – and sports fans – Steve Lemme and Kevin Heffernan joked with Y108′s Jimmy and Monty about the chances of Plaxico Burress returning to the ‘Burgh.
If Sidney Crosby never suffers from post-concussion symptoms again, I will march down Grant Street naked, painted bright neon pink, being chased by a hungry pack of Doberman’s while playing Christmas Carols on a bag pipe as I stroke out and expire.
From pushing for the return of Plaxico Burress to his fantasy football picks, Ben Roethlisberger opens up to KDKA’s Bob Pompeani.
Pittsburgh (KDKA)- The Steelers were interested in both Plaxico Burress and Jerricho Cotchery, ultimately signing Cotchery yesterday. Considering the continuing health problems of Burress, maybe that’s going to turn out to be a good move […]
Steelers Director of Football Operations Kevin Colbert told The Fan Morning Show that although the Steelers tried to work out a two-year deal with Wide Receiver Plaxico Burres, it just didn’t work out with the team’s current salary cap.
Plaxico Burress won’t be returning to Pittsburgh as a Steeler. Though he reported had serious interest in returning to his former team, in the end — he opted to go back to New York to play for the Jets.
After losing out on signing wide receiver Plaxico Burress, the Pittsburgh Steelers made sure to shore up the cornerback position Sunday afternoon.