Steve Downie

Pittsburgh Steelers #16 - Quarterback

  • Born: 12/05/74
  • Age: 39
  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 216

Landry Jones to play most of Panthers game

11

During his press conference in anticipation of the Steelers upcoming preseason finale, Tomlin stated their fourth-round draft pick Jones will take the bulk of the snaps at quarterback on Thursday night.

What the Steelers get in Felix Jones

70

This morning, the Steelers traded OLB Robinson for the Eagles RB Felix Jones, but what exactly did they get?

Starters will play at least a half vs Chiefs

7

The Steelers head coach addressed his plans for his starters in the third preseason game against the Chiefs, and discussed the teaching tool of the short-work weeks ahead.

Charlie Batch says Steelers didn't let Ben audible

It was a tumultuous 2012 season for the Steelers' offense. Former back-up quarterback turned broadcaster Charlie Batch fanned some of those old flames by saying the Steelers had stripped Roethlisberger of his ability to audible all season.

Are the Steelers' quarterbacks taking a step back?

211

There is a perceptual problem that is inevitable, and that's bad news for Landry Jones.

Steelers backup quarterbacks have work to do

Bruce Gradkowski passed the test of providing comfort level as the second-string quarterback, but any notions of Landry Jones or John Parker Wilson being groomed into an eventual starter is laughably false at this point.

Stanton is great on sideline, can get cussed at

8

Well, the coach will cuss at him for Carson Palmer.

Steelers fans with no affiliation with Pittsburgh

438

You're a Steelers fan living in another part of the country or world. Unlike thousands of transplants, you have no ties to Pittsburgh, but your love for the team is just as strong. How did it happen? What sparked the love for the Black and Gold?

NFL
+

Steelers sign Landry Jones

Pittsburgh has come to terms with their 4th-round pick. How does Jones fit into the long-term plan?

Ben missed one game after similar procedure in 05

+

A few interesting points in Steelers history came during and after the knee injury that led to Roethlisberger's first surgery. He had a similar procedure done Wednesday and is expected to be fully recovered by the start of training camp.

Roethlisberger now the oldest QB in meetings

The Steelers now-aged quarterback becomes the oldest player in his position meetings - an unfamiliar but readily accepted role on a team looking to rebound from a disappointing 8-8 season.

Jets looking for another veteran QB?

The Jets may be looking for another veteran QB after David Garrard retired. It's a pretty bare market.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.