Cardinals turning their attention to Steelers DB coach Ray Horton?

The Steelers have yet to give the Arizona Cardinals permission to interview linebackers coach Keith Butler, the Steelers defensive coordinator in waiting, and it appears the Cardinals could now be turning their attention to Steelers defensive backs coach Ray Horton. Phoenix radio host Mike Jurecki is reporting that Horton will be the Cards next defensive

NFL Draft Blog: Steelers select Florida Center Maurkice Pouncey

April 22, 2010 Steelers select Maurkice Pouncey The Pittsburgh Steelers have selected Florida center Maurkice Pouncey with the No. 18 selection in the NFL draft. 49ers select Mike Iupati The San Francisco 49ers have selected offensive guard Mike Iupati with the No. 17 overall selection. 9:11 p.m. Pouncey over Iupati? Word out of Steelers headquarters

Steelers’ to host Arizona in preseason opener

The NFL announced the league’s entire preseason schedule today and the Super Bowl champions will open up the preseason at Heinz field on August 13th, against the Arizona Cardinals. The game will be a rematch of February’s Super Bowl. The game against Arizona

Arizona Cardinals sign Bryant McFadden

The Pittsburgh Steelers offered more years but Bryant McFadden agreed to a two-year, $10 million contract with the Arizona Cardinals this afternoon. John Clayton of ESPN reports the entire salary is guaranteed in 2009. A source tells Inside Pittsburgh Sports, the Steelers offered a 5 year deal with close to $10 million guaranteed over the

NFL: Steelers make “new” 5 year offer to Bryant McFadden

Bryant McFadden visited the Arizona Cardinals today but since Friday, the Detroit Lions, New York Jets, and Denver Broncos have all dropped out of the McFadden sweepstakes. Sources tell inside Pittsburgh Sports that the Steelers have made a new 5 year offer and are willing to move salary to bring McFadden back. Read more for

NFL: Warner, Cards inch closer to deal

The Cardinals and the agent for Kurt Warner appear to be creeping toward agreement on a new contract, but there remains significant ground to cover before free agency starts on Friday. General Manager Rod Graves and Warner’s agent, Mark Bartelstein, spoke several times at the NFL Scouting Combine in the past few days, and it

NFL Mock Draft Version 3

NFL Mock Draft  1) DETROIT LIONS> MATTHEW STAFFORD, QB, GEORGIAРWith Sam Bradford returning to Oklahoma for another season, Stafford holds on to the top selection. Sanchez has closed the gap between him and Stafford, but I still think that Stafford is the better selection. Stafford has a stronger arm and he has greatly improved

Monday’s Super Bowl Notebook: Boldin could be a distraction for the Cardinals

The Arizona Cardinals boast the league’s top wide receiver tandem in the NFL with Anquan Boldin and Larry Fitzgerald. Boldin who has three years left on the four-year, $22.75 million extension he signed after the 2005 season, demanded a trade in August and claimed he has no relationship with coach Ken Whisenhunt. On Sunday, cameras

The Latest NFL Buzz

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger had an extensive meeting with his offensive coaches yesterday. Roethlisberger doesn’t believe the coaching staff and players were on the same page Sunday afternoon against the Eagles. The Steelers rank dead last in completions to running backs. During OTA’s Insiders raved about Mewelde Moore’s ability to catch the ball out