Depth Chart on Day 1 of Mini Camp


Depth Chart on Day 1: Based on reps with 1st through 3rd team Quarterbacks 1. Ben Roethlisberger #7 2. Charlie Batch #16 3. Dennis Dixon #2 4. Kevin McCabe #8 5. Mike Reilly #15 Analysis: Dennis Dixon threw the ball very well, was accurate and precise. Will battle Charlie Batch for the #2 spot Running Backs 1. Willie Parker #39 2. Rashard Mendenhall #34 3. Mewelde Moore #21 4. Carey Davis #38 5. Stefan Logan #41 6. Frank Summers #44 Analysis: Logan has good quickness but only shot of making the team is through special teams. Summers has all the physical tools, but needs some work and is Kirby Wilson’s project this summer. Wide Receiver 1. Santonio Holmes #10 2. Limas Sweed #14 3. Dallas Baker #81 4. Sean McDonald #87 5. Brandon Williams #82 6. Mike Wallace #17 Analysis: Hines Ward and Martin Nance did not participate in drills.Read More »

Day 1: Mini Camp Report


The Steelers went through their first mandatory mini camp this morning. The only no show was linebacker Larry Foote who is still on the Steelers roster. There has been speculation that Willie Parker would be a no show but Parker did participate in team activities today. News and Notes from our source on the scene *The Steelers plan to use 3rd round pick Kraig Urbik primarily at guard but he will get some work at tackle and center throughout the off-season drills. *2008 4th round pick (LT) Tony Hills appears to be a project in year 2. Continues to struggle with his lateral movement against speed rushers . *Quarterback Dennis Dixon threw the ball very well on day 1. Dixon will have a strong opportunity to unseat Charlie Batch as the Steelers #2 quarterback. *Starting quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has done some light throwing in the off-season and will not pickRead More »