Rumors

Report: OL Smith Done for the Rest of 08

ProFootballTalk.com is reporting that O-lineman Marvel Smith is going to miss the rest of the 08 season, and also will have back surgery. He hasn’t played since the teams game in Jacksonville back on October…


Is a Starting Job for Timmons a Shoe-in?

From: Pro Football Weekly Steelers observers will be keeping an eye on the number of reps that second-year ILB Lawrence Timmons will be getting with the first-team defense in training camp. It has been widely…



Tackle Capizzi Showing Improvements in Workouts

From: Pro Football Weekly The way we hear it, massive Steelers OT Jason Capizzi showed improvement in offseason workouts. The 6-9, 315-pound Capizzi, cut by the Steelers last summer, spent time on the practice squads…


Smith’s Health the Key to an Extension

From: Pro Football Weekly A source close to the Steelers says the club’s willingness to sign OLT Marvel Smith to a contract extension largely comes down to whether Smith, who has a history of back…


Source Says DE Smith Limited at Practice So Far

From: Pro Football Weekly Steelers DLE Aaron Smith has been limited in practice this offseason after suffering a torn right biceps last December, but he has done some work on the side, including hitting the…