Category: ‘Linebackers’

Breaking Down the Inside Linebackers for the 2014 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster
July 7th, 2014 at 10:03 PM
There will definitely be a different look to the Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebackers in 2014. Gone is veteran Larry Foote, who missed almost the all of 2013 due to injury. While Lawrence Timmons returns, the cast of players next to him will be different. ***PHOTO1*** Starting opposite Timmons will likely...

Pittsburgh Steelers Linebacker Chris Carter Has a Lot to Prove Entering Training Camp
July 4th, 2014 at 11:31 PM
Much of the recent Pittsburgh Steelers news has centered on the linebacking corps has mostly focused on rookie first round pick Ryan Shazier. Rightfully so, with his linebacker lineage, he may be able to transition into the Pittsburgh Steelers' system quicker than others, potentially even earning playing time early in...

Pittsburgh Steelers Linebacker Arthur Moats Learning the System on the Fly
June 11th, 2014 at 10:32 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are down to their last OTA session prior to their mandatory minicamp. While the results of these sessions have been mostly uneventful, there is one story that has floated under the RADAR that could possibly cause concern for some fans, Jason Worilds’ calf injury. ***PHOTO1*** On one...

Pittsburgh Steelers Sign First Round Pick Ryan Shazier to a Four-Year Contract
June 5th, 2014 at 9:53 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers came to terms with their first round pick, linebacker Ryan Shazier, on a four-year contract agreement (with a fifth year option). The athletic linebacker with incredible speed will receive a fully guaranteed salary in the $9 million range with a $5 million signing bonus. ***PHOTO1*** Shazier was...

Pittsburgh Steelers Undrafted Rookie Free Agent Profile: Shepherd Outside Linebacker Howard Jones
May 25th, 2014 at 9:32 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers wanted to add youth to their linebacker corps in this draft and they did by selecting two prospects during the NFL Draft: Ryan Shazier and Jordan Zumwalt. They also signed an interesting prospect as an undrafted rookie free agent: Shepard outside linebacker Howard Jones. ***PHOTO1*** Jones is...