Category: ‘Fullbacks’

Breaking Down the Running Back Position for the 2014 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster
June 23rd, 2014 at 9:41 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers running game has been hot and cold over the past few seasons, mostly cold according to the majority of fans. Of course, the causes are many, no consistency from the backs, a battered offensive line, and questionable play calling. Although, there were signs of improvement in 2013,...

Pittsburgh Steelers Undrafted Rookie Free Agent Profile: Missouri Tight End Eric Waters
May 27th, 2014 at 10:13 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers Opened their OTAs on Tuesday by announcing that they had signed two more draft choices in offensive tackle Wesley Johnson and linebacker Jordan Zumwalt. More importantly, they made it through the session without injury. ***PHOTO1*** One of the players who was there was undrafted rookie free agent...

Fullback Will Johnson Could Give the Pittsburgh Steelers a Red Zone Boost
July 10th, 2013 at 11:52 PM
There is no question that the Pittsburgh Steelers will have to get creative in the Red Zone if tight end, Heath Miller is not ready early in the season. Sure, they re-signed tight end Matt Spaeth to assist in that department, and still have what could be an asset in...

Pittsburgh Steelers Sign Veteran Tight End Justin Peelle to Replace Injured Fullback David Johnson
August 13th, 2012 at 10:01 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers were off on Monday, but their front office kept busy making a roster move to boost depth in the depleted backfield as the Steelers signed veteran tight end/fullback Justin Peelle to a one-year contract. The 6-4, 254-pound 10-year veteran will take the spot of fullback/tight end David...

Pittsburgh Steelers May Have to Look to Free Agency for Depth at Fullback After David Johnson’s ACL Injury
August 10th, 2012 at 10:53 PM
Now that the first preseason game is out of the way, as well as the first major injury of the 2012 campaign, the Pittsburgh Steelers will be able to regroup and continue training camp. However, that injury, losing fullback David Johnson for the season to an ACL tear, may be...