12:09 PM EDT, Tue September 01, 2015
  • 6 Total Stories
  • 2 Stories Last 12 Hrs
  • 4 Stories Last 24 Hrs
  • 1 Sources
Behind the Steel Curtain 5 hours ago

Fantasy Football: Steelers WR Markus Wheaton's stock is rising rapidly

The Pittsburgh Steelers have a deep receiving corps, and behind Antonio Brown is Markus Wheaton, who's fantasy stock is rising rapidly. The Pittsburgh Steelers have one of the best wide receiving corps in the NFL. The depth chart is absolutely stellar with Pro Bowl wide out Antonio Brown leading the way, second year receiver Martavis Bryant about to explode in his sophomore season and Markus Wheaton. Wheaton is often the forgotten receiver of the group, but with news of the NFL upholding Bryant's four-game suspension to start the 2015 regular season, Wheaton's stock is rising at a rapid...
Behind the Steel Curtain 20 hours ago

NFL upholds Steelers WR Martavis Bryant's 4-game suspension without pay

The NFL heard Martavis Bryant's appeal, and upheld the 4-game suspension to the second year wide receiver to start the 2015 season. NFL has upheld the four-game suspension for Martavis Bryant. Four games without pay. — Ray Fittipaldo (@rayfitt1) August 31, 2015 The Pittsburgh Steelers have had their share of off-the-field incidents and controversy the past 12 months, and due to those incidents the team will not only be without Pro Bowl RB Le'Veon Bell to start the 2015 season, but also now without second year WR Martavis Bryant. Bryant was facing a 4-game suspension for violating the...
Steelers Gab Aug 31, 2015

Cover One: The Blessings The Martavis Bryant Suspension Could Create

Many are aware by now that Martavis Bryant is facing a possible four game suspension due to failed drug testing. Bryant is seen by many as a potential star in this league which makes the suspension a hard thing to accept.  Any team that wins a Super Bowl must have capable players to fill in effectively at any given time. With that being said, two of those players are expected to be Markus Wheaton and Sammie Coates. Their increased play could be a blessing. Wheaton – according to many coaches, experts and fans – has shown drastic improvement from last […] The post Cover One: The...

With Julio Jones signing a new deal, the Steelers now know the rate which Antonio Brown will be requesting

It seems as weeks pass, a new Pro Bowl wide receiver is landing a major pay day, and with each receiver who sees their pay checks balloon, Steelers WR Antonio Brown is taking note. Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown surely heard the news of Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones cashing in on a new $71.250 million dollar contract for 5 years ($47 million of that contract guaranteed), and upon hearing this news the man players and fans call 'AB' had to simply smile. Brown didn't get a new contract, so why would he be smiling? Simple. With each elite WR who gets a new deal,...
Beaver County Times Aug 29, 2015
Steelers' bigger problems are self-inflicted

Steelers' bigger problems are self-inflicted

The looming suspension to Martavis Bryant isn't just dumb and ill-timed, it's selfish and could hurt a Steelers team with legitimate Super Bowl hopes.

Related Player News

  • 6 Josh Scobee

    Josh Scobee

    Josh Scobee trades in futility for Super Bowl shot with Steelers

  • 1 Martavis Bryant

    Martavis Bryant

    Steelers' Martavis Bryant suspended

  • Julio Jones

    Julio Jones

    Falcons vs. Dolphins post-game injury report: offensive depth takes a hit

  • Antonio Brown

    Antonio Brown

    Mann-up: Steelers receiver Antonio Brown credits position coach from Aliquippa