Mike Vick

Mike Vick

Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 0"/215 lbs
Born: Newport News, Virginia
College: Virginia Tech
Draft: 2001 1st round (1st pick) by the
  • At 112.5, that's a lot of Steelers sacks for one birthday
    Behind the Steel Curtain

    At 112.5, that's a lot of Steelers sacks for one birthday

    Being a long-time Steelers fan who knows a thing or two about their rich history at the outside linebacker position, I was actually impressed they managed to employ two players born on the same day, albeit ten years apart, who possessed such pass-rushing prowess. In case you didn’t know (and I’m not going to bet against it, given the fact that his name was never Greg Lloyd, Joey Porter or James Harrison), Gildon, whose career in Pittsburgh spanned 10 seasons, parted ways as the franchise’s all-t...

  • Is Cameron Sutton due for a defensive promotion?
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    Is Cameron Sutton due for a defensive promotion?

    Let’s break down the Steelers top back up defensive back: Position: CB/S Height: 5’ 11” Weight: 188 lbs College: Tennessee Draft: 3rd round, 94th overall In 2017 2019 Stats 16 Games played 16 Tackles 1 Interception 1 Sack 2 Tackles for loss 5 Passes defended Contract remaining Expires in 2021 $1,009,032 salary cap number (. of total cap) $184,032 Dead money $825,000 Savings if cut Likelihood of making the roster Lock.

  • Ike Taylor sticks up for Ben Roethlisberger in a big way
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    Ike Taylor sticks up for Ben Roethlisberger in a big way

    Ben Roethlisberger has always been an easy target. Sure there have been off field issues which plagued him early in his career, but for many there was seemingly always something which rubbed them the wrong way with No. Even after going to three Super Bowls, and winning two, Roethlisberger was never considered a top tier quarterback.