Joey Porter

Arizona Cardinals #55 -

  • Born: 03/22/77
  • Age: 37
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 248

Readers Correspondence: Value from 1-trick ponies

Focusing on the well-rounded defensive front seven player is modus operendi in Pittsburgh. It's smart, considering salary cap and roster limitations within the NFL, but the versatility provided by the proverbial "1-trick ponies" can be a huge benefit

Porter's former coach banking on his success

The most recent addition to the Steelers' coaching staff carries his own legacy as a player, but his former coach speaks of the likelihood of success as a coach as well.

Combine an informal launch into 2014 season

Kevin Colbert is preaching the same message as last year, but the difference was the 2013 season fell just out of the Steelers' hands. Moves made last year are taking root, and will be bolstered by a positive offseason.

Recovering Spence receives praise from Steelers GM

While the road to recovery for linebacker Sean Spence is ongoing, his progress towards recovery has garnered the attention of Pittsburgh's brass.

Reactions to the hiring of Joey Porter

Nearly everything is positive, and even a bit humorous, the Twitter reactions to the news that J-Peezy is back in the black and gold are worth reading.

Porter an emotional yang to staff's measured yin

Porter was well-known for his brash style of leadership, and perhaps that's exactly what the Steelers will need to help revive a sagging unit.

Steelers add Joey Porter to coaching staff

Porter had previous coaching stints with the Steelers as an intern and with Colorado State.

The Steelers could use a Richard Sherman

Many old-school football purists have said passing has become impossible to stop. However, cornerbacks like Richard Sherman are proof that it's not, and maybe a future emphasis on coverage skills will make for a lot of sorry receivers.

Brown understands benching, expectations

While the decision to bench Antonio Brown for the last series of the game received criticism from many, the Steelers' leading receiver for 2013 backed his coach's decision.

Woodley washed away in hype of Jarvis Jones

Perhaps staying off the radar is a good thing for the man with the sixth-most sacks in franchise history. LaMarr Woodley isn't generating the headlines Jarvis Jones is, but an outstanding season would push him second all time in sacks.

Joey Porter turns self in on 14 year old warrant

Porter, now a student assistant at Colorado State, had an outstanding warrant dating back to his college days in Fort Collins, Colo.

Joey Porter is going back to school

Porter returns to his alma-mater to further his education not only in the classroom, but on the football field as well.

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