PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Even in success, the Steelers can’t seem to catch a break, particularly on offense. A freak injury to a player who never even played a single down, followed by an injury to a position of little depth, have further crippled the team.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Steelers (0-1) need improvement across the board to hold their own next Monday night at Cincinnati against a Bengals (0-1) team picked by some to be the AFC flag-bearer in this year’s Super Bowl.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Good medical news was long overdue for the Steelers after a catastrophic season opener at Heinz Field. Pro Bowl tight end Heath Miller, the team’s top pass-catching weapon from 2012, may finally return when they visit Cincinnati next Monday.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Steelers placed tight end Matt Spaeth on the Reserve/Injured; Designated for Return List, the team announced today. To fill their 53-man roster, the Steelers signed rookie linebacker Terence Garvin to their active roster from the practice squad.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — According to a report by Alan Robinson of the Tribune-Review, Steelers Pro Bowl tight end Heath Miller will miss the first month of the regular season while he continues to recover from ACL/MCL surgery.
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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.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Gerry Dulac of the Post-Gazette reports Steelers tight end Matt Spaeth has a Lisfranc injury in his foot and will miss eight to ten weeks.
LATROBE, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) — The second tour of duty for Steelers receiver Plaxico Burress has been halted before he gets to face one of his old teams, as the 36-year-old now faces a career-threatening rotator cuff tear, per multiple reports.
LATROBE, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) — Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin began his seventh training camp with the franchise by placing four injured players, including two-time Pro Bowl tight end Heath Miller, on the PUP (Physically Unable To Perform) list.
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Two Pitt football players have been dismissed following a drug bust in Oakland last week.
The SWAT team was called to a building in Oakland overnight.
Free agent tight end Matt Spaeth is expected to sign a contract to rejoin the Steelers.
ARLINGTON, Texas (93-7 THE FAN) — To say Sunday’s 27-24 overtime loss to the Cowboys was a tale of two halves for the Steelers might sound trite, but it certainly would be accurate, especially pertaining to tight end Heath Miller.