The Pittsburgh Steelers (1-0) entered M&T Bank Stadium Thursday night to take on the Baltimore Ravens (0-1) in what turned out to look nothing like their previous rivalry games in the AFC North. Baltimore handed Pittsburgh a 26-6 loss.
In his more than 50 years in the NFL as a player and coach, Dick LeBeau has seen thousands of rookies come into the league.
You will see something you haven’t seen in 13 years Sunday at Heinz Field. As you ponder the possibilities, the answer is a rookie starting on defense. First round pick Ryan Shazier will begin at middle linebacker.
The last time the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted a rookie who made an immediate impact and started opening day was Kendrell Bell in 2001, but first-round draft pick Ryan Shazier has all the skills of an NFL starter and the backing of defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau.
With the 2014-2015 NFL season about to get underway, Elliot Harrison of NFL.com took a look at the best and worst case scenarios for all 32 NFL teams.
What if we told you that the Pittsburgh Steelers would finish third in the AFC North behind the Cincinnati Bengals and Baltimore Ravens, missing the playoffs for the third year in a row.
PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) – Larry and John made their yearly trek to Steelers Training Camp in Latrobe on Monday where they got the inside information on the upcoming season with players, coaches, and the president of the team.
The Pittsburgh Steelers announced that they have come to an agreement with 2014 first round draft choice Linebacker Ryan Shazier on a 4-year contract.
Less than a month since being drafted by the Steelers with their first round draft pick, Steelers Linebacker Ryan Shazier joined Starkey and Mueller to talk about being thrust into a starting role already and what he’s picking up from a legend like Dick LeBeau.
Heading into the 2014 NFL Draft, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger let it be known that he wanted the team to draft a tall wide receiver that he could utilize in the red zone.
The Fan Steelers Insider Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette discussed rookie minicamp with Tab Douglas and Stacy Kauffman.
With the 2014 NFL Draft in the books, every expert is weighing in with their opinion on how each team did. ESPN’s Mel Kiper Jr., one of the more respected draft analysts out there, also gave his thoughts on the draft and had high praise for the Steelers.
Bob Pompeani looked at the first three rounds of the NFL Draft with Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
For the fourth round of the NFL Draft Saturday, the Steelers picked up wide receiver Martavis Bryant of Clemson University in South Carolina.
Ohio State Co-Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers Coach Luke Fickell joined Starkey and Mueller to tell us what sort of player the Steelers just landed in Ryan Shazier.