Posts Tagged ‘kendall simmons’

Steelers and First-Round Pick Evander “Ziggy” Hood Agree on a Five-Year Deal

The Steelers have been a model NFL franchise when it comes to getting their first-round picks inked avoiding a long hold out, and in 2009, that will be no exception. The team Saturday came to terms with first-round pick Evander “Ziggy” Hood on a five-year deal. The money involved in the deal was not disclosed […]

Overtime Victory Costly For Steelers

It appears that the Pittsburgh Steelers 23-20 overtime victory Monday Night was a costly one. In his post game press conference Head Coach Mike Tomlin announced that guard Kendall Simmons and rookie running back Rashard Menenhall will be placed in IR and lost for the year. Simmons injury appeared to have happened during the second […]

Pittsburgh Steelers 2008 Preview Report

By Andy Benoit, www.NFLTouchdown.com Predicted: 1st 2007 Record: 10-6 (1st AFC North) Head Coach: Mike Tomlin (2nd year) Roster Quick View *rookie **new veteran Offense QB: Ben Roethlisberger Signed the richest contract in franchise history over the offseason. Twenty-six and coming off a 32-touchdown season. He’s in his prime. RB: Willie Parker Supposedly an undersized […]