Monthly Archives: October 2014

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ACC Media Day notebook: Georgia Tech’s Heyward keeps Pittsburgh in mind

  "Yeah, I'm a big Steelers fan. I bleed that black and gold." - Corey Heyward. From Paul Zeise, Pittsburgh Post Gazette: Georgia Tech redshirt sophomore guard Corey Heyward is focused on the season, but for about three hours Sunday night, he will be, like many other Pittsburgh natives, focused on the Steelers game. That's [...]

By |October 30th, 2014|News|0 Comments

“It’s a great day at the office.”

Steelers 51, Colts 34 The Steelers got a big boost as they defeated Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts yesterday. The defense came out strong and put pressure on Colts QB Andrew Luck from the start. They also caused turnovers, which were key. William Gay intercepted Luck and ran it back for a touchdown, and [...]

By |October 27th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Heyward’s hit the runway…

The Black and Gold Style Fashion Show celebrated 40 years of style tonight. The annual Black and Gold Style features current players and their families modeling clothing from American Eagle, Nike, UPMC/UPMC Health Plan, and the NFL, benefitting the UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program and the Cancer Caring Center. The event, chaired by Art and [...]

By |October 26th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Walking the runway….

For two great causes! The Steelers have named offensive tackle Kelvin Beachum and defensive end Cameron Heyward honorary co-captains for Black and Gold Style 2014. From the Steelers: The annual Fashion Show and top charitable fundraiser will take place on Friday, October 24, at 6 p.m. in the East Club at Heinz Field. The fashion [...]

By |October 21st, 2014|Events|0 Comments

“We started playing Steelers football”

Steelers 30, Texans 23 "We handled adversity. We continued to fight. We started playing Steelers football.  I hope that first quarter’s not who we are, but those other three quarters we were able to get off the field early, put our offense on some short fields. Hopefully we can continue to do that.” - Cam, from [...]

By |October 21st, 2014|News|0 Comments

Steelers help kids stay warm

"We're just lucky to be a part of it"--Cam. Winter is on the way, and Cam and his teammates want to make sure kids stay toasty warm this winter. From Teresa Varley, Steelers.com: A warm fall day is always welcomed in Pittsburgh, but everyone knows what is just around the corner. And as much as [...]

By |October 15th, 2014|Events, News|0 Comments

Tough loss to division foe

Steelers 10, Browns 31 There may not be many positives to take from this loss, but we can always find something. Bob Labriola, Steelers.com gives us "What went right": Great start for the Steelers defense. Browns QB Brian Hoyer could find nobody open on first down and threw incomplete. Then on an attempted outside-zone stretch play, [...]

By |October 13th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Taking a defensive stand

Steelers. 17, Jaguars 9 BIG STANDS: Unlike last week, when they couldn’t put up a second defensive stand against Tampa Bay, the Steelers held the Jaguars to seven plays and forced punts on their final two possessions after CB Brice McCain’s interception. “I love the way our defense rose up in that occasion,” said DE [...]

By |October 7th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Steelers bring smiles to surprised seniors

From Teresa Varley, Steelers.com: Steelers players took part in the United Way's Days of Caring by exercising with senior citizens. Just as a group of senior citizens were getting ready for their regular exercise & wellness class at the Catholic Youth Association in Lawrenceville, they quickly found out this class was going to be anything [...]

By |October 1st, 2014|News|0 Comments