This is the August 18, 2013 news archive. View today's Steelers rumors and news.
New special teams coach trying to find right combos for SteelersUpdated Aug 18 Share Tweet
By Alan Robinson, Pittsburgh Tribune-ReviewSome football coaches welcome a second chance. Danny Smith usually doesn’t. When Drew Butler’s 55-yard punt against the Giants was wiped out by a Marshall ...
Share TweetIf you were one of the several Steelers’ fans that was praying to see tight end Heath Miller (ACL) play in week one against the Tennessee Titans, don’t get your hopes up. Alan Robinson of Trib Total Media is reporting that Miller will not be back for at…Share TweetTomorrow night the Steelers play their second preseason game of 2013 in D.C. vs the Redskins, and they are hoping for a better result than their loss last weekend to the Giants. We will have a LIVE in-game chat while the game is going on, a great way to…Source: steelersgab.comShare TweetSaturday night’s meaningless game between the Jets and Jaguars included a fairly meaningful announcement. The Jets will induct defensive tackle Marty Lyons into the team’s Ring of Honor during halftime of the October 13 game against the Steelers. Lyons,…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetBy Tribune-ReviewHere are Trib Total Media photographer Chaz Palla’s shots from the 17th day of Steelers training camp Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013. ...Source: pittsburghlive.com
On the Steelers: A make-or-break year for Ziggy Hood?Updated Aug 18 Share TweetSteelers defensive end Ziggy Hood says he doesn't pay attention to any of the criticism thrown his way from fans or the media.Source: post-gazette.com
Steelers: Bustin' off the (same old) chartsUpdated Aug 18 Share TweetAlthough the Steelers aren't one of them, more teams are finding the NFL's version of sabermetrics to their liking -- and their advantage.Source: post-gazette.com