Steve Downie

Pittsburgh Steelers #16 - Quarterback

  • Born: 12/05/74
  • Age: 46
  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 216

NY Jets Offense: Expect Lots Of Passes To RBs


Marty Mornhinweg offenses have always thrown a lot of passes to backs.

Releasing Landry Jones might be an option

Steelers beat writer Mark Kaboly floated the notion of releasing rookie quarterback Landry Jones. It makes sense, and it doesn't.

Landry Jones to play most of Panthers game


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...

Gradkowski and Jones to split game vs Panthers


The position battle at quarterback is now decided with Wilson released during the Steelers first round of cuts. Gradkowski and Jones will now have the final preseason game all to their selves.

Steelers Fantasy Football Preview

The Steelers have lost players to free agency and injury and this week scrambled to find another running back on the market. After over four decades of success, is Pittsburgh about to enter the...

What the Steelers get in Felix Jones


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


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...

Are the Steelers' quarterbacks taking a step back?


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

Gradkowski shows Steelers set at back-up QB

Steeler Nation can now sleep peacefully at night for the Steelers have a viable, long term backup option at quarterback. Unfortunately, our sleep is still being haunted by the nightmare that is the...

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...

Five questions with 'Behind The Steel Curtain'

Let's take a look 'Behind The Steel Curtain' at the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Giants' opponent Saturday night in their preseason opener.