It’s that time of year where the Steelers restructure players contracts to create more cap space, and the latest player to help the team reportedly is tight end Heath Miller.
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.