After four full seasons of camps and practices, 44 meaningful games in uniform, nine starts and more than 700 regular-season offensive snaps, B.J. Finney is prepared for anything the Pittsburgh Steelers could need or ask of him going forward.
Spring can’t get here fast enough for Jerald Hawkins. He is certain his torn quadriceps injury will be fully healed in time for the Pittsburgh Steelers’ organized team activities that take place between late April and early June.
Current and former San Francisco 49ers players have courted Antonio Brown over the past six weeks, and that appears to be the destination that makes the most sense for the disgruntled Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver.
15 Feb 2019Antonio Brown uses Twitter as a weapon against Ben RoethlisbergerIt may not have escalated quickly, but it definitely has escalated. Steelers receiver Antonio Brown, whose primary beef in Pittsburgh seems to be directed at quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, has weaponized Brown’s Twitter account. Although Brown has said nothing about Roethlisberger on the official @AB84 account (yet), Brown has used the “like” button in a way [more]
15 Feb 2019Report: Antonio Brown will meet with Art Rooney after allSteelers owner Art Rooney II went to Florida to meet with Antonio Brown, who didn’t want any part of it. Until he did. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Steelers-for-now wide receiver has decided to meet with the guy who has signed his checks for years, reversing his earlier posture. Every suggestion [more]
15 Feb 2019Will the Steelers play hardball with Antonio Brown?Earlier this week, Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette said that the Steelers should take whatever they can get for Antonio Brown, even if it’s only a conditional seventh-round pick in 2020. But what if the Steelers, unsatisfied with trade offers they receive for the star receiver, opt to go the other way? The Steelers [more]
15 Feb 2019Report: Antonio Brown has no plans to meet with Art Rooney IIWide receiver Antonio Brown sent a farewell message to Pittsburgh this week and he has asked for a trade, but he remains a member of the Steelers and the team’s owner reportedly wants to have a meeting with the wideout to discuss next steps. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Art Rooney II is [more]
15 Feb 2019Josh Dobbs looks to continue growing as a QB this offseasonSteelers quarterback Josh Dobbs got his first regular season playing time during the 2018 season and the results were a mixed bag. He was called on in the fourth quarter of a November game against the Ravens when Ben Roethlisberger had to come out after a hit. The Steelers were backed up in their own [more]
15 Feb 2019Cardinals listed as favorites to land Antonio BrownCardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson has been making eyes at Antonio Brown, the wide receiver the Steelers are expected to trade soon. The oddsmakers have noticed. When one sports books put odds on the team Brown will play for in Week One, the Cardinals were first, at +450 odds. Other teams listed as potential Brown landing [more]
14 Feb 2019What are the best fits for Antonio Brown?Antonio Brown wants out of Pittsburgh. Where he’ll end up remains to be seen. Until there’s a resolution, let’s have some speculation. In the form of a PFT Live draft. Big Cat visited the program on Thursday, and we picked three teams each that would be the best fits for Brown in 2019. The full [more]
14 Feb 2019Oddsmakers think OBJ will remain a GiantChatter regarding a potential trade of Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. returned to the front burner on Thursday, when Jay Glazer made an OBJ trade Glazer’s bold prediction for the offseason. The oddsmakers aren’t significantly persuaded, so far. Via BetOnline.ag, the Giants are viewed as an even-money favorite to retain Beckman. The 49ers, who consistently [more]
14 Feb 2019Will Antonio Brown want a new deal?On the surface, the Antonio Brown contract can easily be traded. He’s due to make less than $39 million over the next three years, an annual average of less than $13 million. In theory, this makes his contract somewhat easier to trade. Assuming, of course, that he doesn’t expect a new contract. Many around the [more]
13 Feb 2019Bouchette: Steelers should take whatever they can get for Antonio BrownSteelers receiver Antonio Brown has said goodbye to Pittsburgh, but the Steelers have yet to say goodbye to Brown. One prominent reporter who covers the team believes they should. Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, appearing Wednesday morning on PFT Live, argued that the Steelers should take whatever they can get in trade for Brown, [more]
12 Feb 2019Longtime NFL scout Ron Hughes diesThe Steelers announced the death of former scout Ron Hughes. Hughes, who retired after the 2015 draft, had served as the senior assistant/college scouting in the team’s personnel department. He played a role in the development of the Steelers’ Super Bowl XL and XLIII teams. Hughes joined BLESTO, a scouting service, in 1979. He spent [more]
12 Feb 2019James Harrison trying to build an acting careerWhen discussing the possibility that Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski might retire, some have raised the possibility that he could follow in the footsteps of other former football players like Jim Brown, Fred Williamson, Fred Dryer and Bubba Smith by going into the movie business as an actor. If he does, Gronkowski may be able [more]