Maurkice Pouncey is done. He’s finished, kaput. At least for 2013. The Steelers’ all-everything center and lynchpin of that offensive line was done-in on Sunday by some friendly fire, a cut-block-gone-bad from right guard David DeCastro.
Following a frightening start to their 2013 NFL Season, the Pittsburgh Steelers have made adjustments to their roster and depth chart due to the loss of Maurkice Pouncey, Larry Foote and LaRod Stephens-Howling for the year.
Former Steeler and Current Co-Host of Pittsburgh Gameday on 93.7 The FAN, Jeff Hartings joined Starkey, Miller and Mueller to discuss the issues the Steelers faced running their zone blocking scheme for the first time in a real game which was most likely the cause of David DeCastro injuring teammate Maurkice Pouncey.
Go ahead and soothe yourself — if you’d like — and say the Steelers lost an independent game on Sunday when they fell to the Tennessee Titans, 16-9, in the season opener at Heinz Field.
Bob Pompeani previewed the Steelers season as well as their opener.
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.
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.
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.
Pittsburgh Steelers running back Isaac Redman spent most of the preseason on the bench as a precaution after tweaking his neck during practice.
Steelers G David DeCastro chatted with The Fan Morning Show on Tuesday morning in his new regular weekly spot. DeCastro and LB Larry Foote will appear on the show every Tuesday.
Wide receivers in the NFL can either prosper greatly and make a big-time name for themselves or sit quietly in the background and move around from team to team. Kevin Walter is one of the few that has done both, and hopes to excel now with the Titans, since this may be his last chance.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have released their 2013 regular season schedule.
The 2013 NFL schedule won’t be out for months, but the Steelers opponents for next season have now been announced.
Pittsburgh got back a lot of key players from injury, but the Steelers suffered more against the Titans and they are very concerning. The road woes for the Steelers are something that the players, coaches, and fans need to be even more worried about.
NASHVILLE (93-7 THE FAN) — Un-Steeler-like defensive play was the story once again in yet another un-Steeler-like road performance, a surprising 26-23 last-second loss to the Tennessee Titans at LP Field Thursday.