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.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — About the only visible progress made by Pitt tailback Isaac Bennett since his injury last week is he’s been wearing a brace on his right knee that makes him more ambulatory.
Here’s a look at some sleepers that could pay dividends in your fantasy league.
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.