Justin Peelle

Height: 6' 4"
Weight: 251
College: Oregon
Birth Place: Fresno, California
Draft: 2002 4th round (5th pick) by the
  • ABC News

    Trumaine Johnson won't reach deal by July 17 deadline for franchised players

    The Los Angeles Rams and Trumaine Johnson will not reach an agreement on a long-term contract by the July 17 deadline, a source told ESPN, meaning the cornerback will play under the franchise tender for the second straight season. Johnson signed his franchise tender with the Rams on March 6, guaranteeing himself a 2017 salary of $16.742 million, which will make him the NFL's highest-paid cornerback. Johnson is one of three players who received the franchise tag and have not agreed to a long-term contract this offseason. Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins and Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell are the others. There is an improved tone in talks between Cousins and the Redskins,

  • Le'Veon Bell checks in at No. 9 on NFL Network Top 100
    Steelers Wire

    Le'Veon Bell checks in at No. 9 on NFL Network Top 100

    The NFL Network is wrapping up their Top 100 players of 2017 on Monday night. The Pittsburgh Steelers are one of two teams with two players represented. The first of them, running back Le’Veon Bell checks in at No. 9 just ahead of Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan. Bell was the best all-around offensive weapon in the NFL in 2016. He averaged 143.1 yards from scrimmage per game in 2016 and has the highest career average (128.1) of any player that’s been in the league during that same stretch. However, Bell checking in at No. 9 means he is not the top running back on the list. That distinction will go to Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott. Bell and Elliott along with Arizona Cardinals

  • James Conner gets ESPY snub and Twitter reacts
    Steelers Wire

    James Conner gets ESPY snub and Twitter reacts

    ESPN put out their nominations for the 2017 ESPY Awards with the opportunity for fans to cast their votes. One award of particular interest to Pittsburgh Steelers fans is Comeback Player of the Year. But lo and behold the nominees come out and new Steelers running back James Conner is nowhere to be seen. And Twitter reacted to his omission. The four athletes who were nominated are Matt Bush of the Texas Rangers, Jordy Nelson of the Green Bay Packers, Candace Parker of the Los Angeles Sparks and professional tennis player Roger Federer. In case you don’t know, Conner came back from cancer to have a huge final season at Pitt before being drafted by the Steelers in the third round of the 2017 NFL