DeAndre Thompkins

DeAndre Thompkins

Height/Weight: 5' 11"/188 lbs
Born: Pensacola, Florida
College: Penn State
Draft: Undrafted
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    Madden Monday: Will Big Ben's contract keep the band together? 'This ain't the Beatles.'

    Mar. 8—Join the conversation () There seems to be a misguided sense from Steelers fans that Ben Roethlisberger's new contract is going to be key in helping the Steelers to make another playoff run. This after the franchise flamed out following an 11-0 start in 2020. In this week's "Madden Monday" podcast, Mark Madden is skeptical that Roethlisberger's deal will keep the band together. But he ...

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    Steelers sign center J.C. Hassenauer to 1-year contract

    Mar. 8—Join the conversation () The Pittsburgh Steelers signed one of their three remaining exclusive rights free agents Monday when they retained center J.C. Hassenauer on a one-year contract. Hassenauer made his NFL debut with the Steelers in 2020 and played in 15 games, starting three at center and one at left guard. His deal is worth an estimated $780,000. With the retirement of Pro Bowl ...

  • Steelers website suggests Chase Claypool has “diva” tendencies
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    Steelers website suggests Chase Claypool has “diva” tendencies

    The Steelers know how to find great receivers. They also seem to know how to handle diva receivers. A recent article on the team’s official website suggests that they perhaps have another one. Consider this excerpt from Bob Labriola of regarding 2020 rookie Chase Claypool: “Claypool didn’t need very long to establish himself as [more]