One of the key components for Pitt’s upcoming season was carted off at practice today. Running Back James Conner took a hit that injured him to the point where he was seen with ice wrapped on his knee as he was taken off the field by a cart.
The Steelers have brought several free agent running backs in for a visit this off-season, and have finally reached an agreement with one of them.
With free agent running back Maurice Jones-Drew leaving his Steelers visit without a contract, the Steelers have turned their attention to another potential candidate: to back-up starter Le’Veon Bell.
Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell is partnering with PETA, and being featured in a new anti-fur ad for the advocacy group.
The Pittsburgh Steelers announced today that they have signed Minnesota Vikings Running Backs Coach James Saxon to replace their former Running Backs Coach Kirby Wilson who recently went went to the Vikings.
He made a career of staring down opponents and getting past them with apparent ease, but Hall of Fame running back Tony Dorsett says he’s certain he has CTE, degenerative brain disease.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have waived running back Isaac Redman and promoted LB Kion Wilson from the practice squad.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Maybe his praise of a rookie’s 34-yard effort against the Jets didn’t mean much, but Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin plotted a distinct course for his running game by cutting veteran running back Isaac Redman today.
BEAVER FALLS, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) — On any other great team, specifically those not as deep as defending WPIAL Class AA champion Aliquippa (6-0, 8-0), senior running back Terry Swanson would be a huge star.
The future is here; the wait is over. Or at least it looks that way with the Pittsburgh Steelers’ backfield.
Steelers rookie running back Le’Veon Bell has definitely noticed that the NFL game is a lot faster than the college game as running lanes close much more quickly.
A worldwide movement is underway to honor a Pennsylvania teenager who died after suffering from an epileptic seizure.
Steelers Insider Ed Bouchette joined Starkey, Miller and Mueller to preview the Steelers opener against the Titans this weekend and what he’s expecting to see from one of the biggest question marks this year, who will take hold of the starting running back position.
Pittsburgh Steelers running back Isaac Redman spent most of the preseason on the bench as a precaution after tweaking his neck during practice.
The Steelers traded linebacker Adrian Robinson to the Eagles for running back Felix Jones who played five mostly injury filled seasons in Dallas after being drafted one slot ahead of Rashard Mendenhall in the first round of the 2008 draft.