Archive for August 8th, 2013

Steelers Pickup TE Palmer; Dump TE John Rabe

With the injury to TE Matt Spaeth, the Steelers have claimed TE Michael Palmer off waivers from Seahawks. Seattle released Palmer on August 6th after he was signed by Seattle on July 23rd after spending three seasons in Atlanta. Palmer put up 21 catches for 123 yards in his time with the Falcons, mostly being […]

RB Bell To Get Playing Time With Starters On Saturday Night

Rookie running back Le’Veon Bell has been a star early in camp, and he’s done enough to get a shot to play with the starters during Saturday’s game vs the Giants. Coach Mike Tomlin said on Thursday that Bell will get work with the first-team unit, not to mean he’ll start the game, but will […]

Video: Tomlin Talks About The Giants And Preseason Game One

Burress Falls On Arm; Leaves On Cart During Thursday Session

With news that two defensive linemen are on the sideline Thursday comes the news that wide out Plaxico Burress also was hurt during Thursday’s session. Here’s the tweet about the injury from Jim Wexell from Steelers Digest. Plax went up vs. Ryan Steed & Cromartie-Smith. Was outjumped and fell on his arm. Leaving in cart. […]

New Injuries Thursday To Defensive Ends Williams And Heyward

The injuries are starting to mount for the Steelers, which is bad news as there’s still plenty of practices left till the team takes the field for the first time against the Titans. The team already is missing the following players on Thursday at practice with injuries – cornerbacks Cortez Allen (knee), Terry Hawthorne (knee), […]

NFL To Look Into How To Make Preseason Games Better

It’s a story every year when preseason games start and stadiums that for regular season games around the league are half filled for. Ticket prices for preseason games are the same for the regular season, but there’s a HUGE difference in just about everything if you’ve ever gone live to a preseason game over a […]