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  • • James Conner has no doubt Ben Roethlisberger will be good as new
    Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has cut his hair and trimmed his beard after throwing passes to teammates. One of those players who has caught passes from Roethlisberger this offseason endorses the confidence Mike Tomlin and Kevin Colbert have in Roethlisberger’s return to health in 2020. “Yeah, I don’t have no doubt,” running back James Conner [more]...2020
  • • Ben Roethlisberger gets a trim after throwing with teammates
    Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert and head coach Mike Tomlin have said recently that they aren’t concerned with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger being ready to go after last year’s right elbow surgery and a video Roethlisberger posted on Monday won’t change that outlook. Roethlisberger posted a video that opened with a throwback to him saying that [more]...2020
  • • The execution of a virtual draft
    Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert: ‘I was dead-set against the whole thing when it was starting’...2020
  • • Steelers GM Kevin Colbert on Ben Roethlisberger's rehab: 'I've never worried about his conditioning'
    Roethlisberger's fitness was recently called into question, again...2020
  • • Steelers General Manager not worried about Ben Roethlisberger being in shape
    There may be reasons for the Steelers to be concerned about Ben Roethlisberger as he’s coming off elbow surgery, but conditioning isn’t one of them. Via Joe Rutter of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert said during an interview on WDIX that he’s not worried about his quarterback being in shape when they report [more]...2020
  • • Steelers remain comfortable with their current Big Ben backup plan
    With quarterback Cam Newton reportedly willing to serve as a backup in 2020, there’s an increasing chorus of folks advocating for the Steelers to sign Newton to be the understudy to Ben Roethlisberger. Earlier this week on #PFTPM, Steelers G.M. Kevin Colbert made it clear — if it wasn’t already — that the Steelers are [more]...2020
  • • An inside look at the Steelers' draft class
    GM Kevin Colbert and Pro Scouting Coordinator Brandon Hunt provided unique insight into the Steelers' draft class for the team's suite holders in a Post-Draft Virtual Recap...2020
  • • Kevin Colbert on Chase Claypool: Steelers didn’t have a tall receiver who can outrun coverage
    The Steelers didn’t have a first-round pick in 2020, but they got a guy in round two who in other years quite possibly would have been taken in round one. Notre Dame receiver Chase Claypool remained on the board at No. 49, and the Steelers pounced. “We’ve been watching Chase for two seasons because as [more]...2020
  • • Kevin Colbert learned a lot from Don Shula
    Before returning to his hometown, Steelers G.M. Kevin Colbert spent five years as a scout with the Dolphins. Working with Don Shula. Appearing on Tuesday’s #PFTPM, Colbert reflected on his time with the Hall of Famer, who died on Monday at the age of 90. Asked whether Colbert still uses lessons learned from Shula, Colbert [more]...2020
  • • Kevin Colbert explains why he wanted three more draft rounds
    Before the draft, a report emerged that Steelers G.M. Kevin Colbert raised the possibility of adding three rounds to the process in 2020, given the restrictions to pre-draft information gathering prompted by the pandemic. On Tuesday, Colbert was asked whether he did indeed make that request. “It was disappointing when you have what are supposed [more]...2020

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  • • Ben Roethlisberger gets a trim after throwing with teammates
    Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert and head coach Mike Tomlin have said recently that they aren’t concerned with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger being ready to go after last year’s right elbow surgery and a video Roethlisberger posted on Monday won’t change that outlook. Roethlisberger posted a video that opened with a throwback to him saying that [more]...2020
  • • Steelers General Manager not worried about Ben Roethlisberger being in shape
    There may be reasons for the Steelers to be concerned about Ben Roethlisberger as he’s coming off elbow surgery, but conditioning isn’t one of them. Via Joe Rutter of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert said during an interview on WDIX that he’s not worried about his quarterback being in shape when they report [more]...2020
  • • Steelers GM on Ben Roethlisberger rehab: ‘So far, so good’
    Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger recently started throwing a football again for the first time since having season-ending elbow surgery last season. Apparently, he continues to make excellent progress in his rehab. Speaking to fans during a conference call Monday, Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert said Roethlisberger’s rehab is going well. “So far, so good,” Colbert said, pe...2020
  • • Steelers place Ryan Shazier on reserve/retired list
    The Pittsburgh Steelers announced on Tuesday that they are placing linebacker Ryan Shazier on the reserve/retired list. Shazier, who suffered a spinal injury during a game in 2017, has slowly been on the road to recovery ever since his terrifying injury. The 27-year-old has spent the past two seasons on the reserve/PUP list and the Steelers confirmed this move was to follow protocol. “Ryan’s place...2020
  • • Steelers GM Kevin Colbert expecting a ‘better Ben Roethlisberger’ in 2020
    How Ben Roethlisberger performs in 2020 coming off elbow surgery is without question one of the biggest issues facing the Pittsburgh Steelers this offseason. By all accounts, the veteran quarterback has responded well to the procedure and is making encouraging strides in rehabilitation. So much so, in fact, that Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert believes the elbow cleanup to Big Ben’s throwin...2020
  • • Kevin Colbert: We could have a better Ben Roethlisberger after surgery
    Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has resumed throwing the ball as he continues rehabbing from right elbow surgery and everyone in Pittsburgh remains confident that the veteran will be ready to go at the start of the 2020 season. A return to form for Roethlisberger would be welcome for a Steelers team that struggled offensively with [more]...2020
  • • Ben Roethlisberger aiming for full clearance by summer
    On the road back to becoming the Steelers’ starting quarterback, Ben Roethlisberger cleared key hurdles this week. After a positive medical checkup, the future Hall of Famer resumed throwing. But the 17th-year veteran remains a long way from working out with his teammates in a full capacity. Roethlisberger said it will be around 2 1/2 to three months before he expects to be a full go, according to...2020
  • • Kevin Colbert: Ryan Shazier trying to “resurrect his career”
    Ryan Shazier hasn’t given up on a return to the football field. The Steelers linebacker hasn’t played since his spinal injury in 2017, but he has remained a part of the organization since. Shazier’s contract, though, is expiring. General Manager Kevin Colbert was asked Thursday about Shazier’s status for 2020. “When you’re dealing with Ryan, [more]...2020
  • • Steelers hope James Conner regains form after “unfortunate year”
    The prospects of Ben Roethlisberger‘s return from a season-ending shoulder injury was one of the chief topics of General Manager Kevin Colbert’s meeting with the media on Thursday, but it wasn’t the only one concerning hopes for better things for a key offensive player in 2020. Running back James Conner dealt with shoulder and thigh [more]...2020
  • • Steelers GM: Ben Roethlisberger not near retirement yet
    Ben Roethlisberger will turn 38 in a few weeks and is recovering from a major elbow injury that required surgery, but the Pittsburgh Steelers are confident the star quarterback is not approaching the finish line of his career. Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert provided a positive update about Roethlisberger’s rehab on Thursday and said he believes Big Ben could be better in 2020 than he was t...2020

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  • • The execution of a virtual draft
    Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert: ‘I was dead-set against the whole thing when it was starting’...2020
  • • An inside look at the Steelers' draft class
    GM Kevin Colbert and Pro Scouting Coordinator Brandon Hunt provided unique insight into the Steelers' draft class for the team's suite holders in a Post-Draft Virtual Recap...2020
  • • Kevin Colbert explains why he wanted three more draft rounds
    Before the draft, a report emerged that Steelers G.M. Kevin Colbert raised the possibility of adding three rounds to the process in 2020, given the restrictions to pre-draft information gathering prompted by the pandemic. On Tuesday, Colbert was asked whether he did indeed make that request. “It was disappointing when you have what are supposed [more]...2020
  • • Steelers never made an offer to Jameis Winston or any veteran quarterback, says GM Kevin Colbert
    Kevin Colbert shut down reports of the Steelers' involvement in Winston's free agency...2020
  • • Kevin Colbert: Steelers haven’t made any offers to veteran QBs
    After the Steelers had to rely on backup quarterbacks Mason Rudolph and Devlin Hodges last season, some wondered if their shaky play might lead the team to pursue another option this offseason. The answer appears to be no. There was some chatter about the prospect of signing Jameis Winston as an insurance policy for Ben [more]...2020
  • • Kevin Colbert: I know we have a starter-capable running back
    Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin fielded a question about drafting a quarterback on Monday and said “we’ll be excited about” the opportunity to add a talented player to their current group. Tomlin also went the “bluntly honest” route and said that the team has every intention of being better on the ground than they were [more]...2020
  • • QB of the future? RB of the present? Steelers weigh options
    Where the Pittsburgh Steelers go in the NFL draft will say a lot about how general manager Kevin Colbert and coach Mike Tomlin view the state of the franchise...2020
  • • Brandon Beane would support three more rounds for the draft
    Steelers G.M. Kevin Colbert reportedly has suggested that the draft be expanded from seven rounds to 10, given the unique and unprecedented challenges associated with the 2020 process. Bills G.M. Brandon Beane, appearing recently on #PFTPM, said he’d support three more rounds — if that’s what Colbert thinks makes sense this year. “I understand Kevin’s [more]...2020
  • • Report: Kevin Colbert suggests three more rounds of 2020 draft
    In adjusting to the limited-info reality of the 2020 draft, Steelers G.M. Kevin Colbert has invoked the franchise’s legendary, four-Hall-of-Famer draft (and one undrafted Hall of Famer) 1974 process. Colbert reportedly wants the next draft to have another similarity to 1974: More rounds. Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports that, in a [more]...2020
  • • Steelers plan to begin video interviews with NFL Draft prospects this week
    NFL teams are making adjustments to their draft prospect evaluation process this year due to changes related to the coronavirus. Teams were unable to watch players work out at their Pro Days, and they aren’t able to conduct the types of in-person visits with prospects they wanted. Teams hoping to talk with prospects are planning to do so via video interviews. Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert...2020

Kevin Colbert stats

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  • • How Pittsburgh Steelers Offense, Defense Compare to Rest of AFC North
    2015
  • • Pittsburgh Steelers: Creating the Blueprint for Optimal Defense in 2015
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  • • Pittsburgh Steelers: Position Breakdown, Depth Chart Analysis at Wide Receiver
    2015
  • • What to Expect from Pittsburgh Steelers Defense in 2015
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  • • Why Arthur Moats Is Pittsburgh Steelers' Most Overlooked 2015 Starter
    2015
  • • Pittsburgh Steelers Draft Countdown: Making the Case for CB Kevin Johnson
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  • • Steelers GM Kevin Colbert discusses contract status, Ben Roethlisberger
    Last summer, Steelers GM Kevin Colbert indicated he did not want to enter into a multi-year extension with the team, as he prefers to take things on a year-to-year basis. Earlier this month, the 63-year-old signed another one-year contract with the club to remain in his general manager post through the 2020 campaign. But in a meeting with Steelers beat writers Thursday, Colbert indicated he is not...2020
  • • Maurkice Pouncey defends Roethlisberger against Le'Veon Bell criticism
    Ben Roethlisberger has come under fire this offseason thanks to some of the things Le’Veon Bell and Antonio Brown have said about him on their way out of Pittsburgh, but Maurkice Pouncey wants to make it clear that not everyone who played with the quarterback feels that way. In a lengthy interview with Jenny Vrentas of Sports Illustrated, Bell admitted that Roethlisberger “was a factor” in his wan...2019
  • • Antonio Brown not ‘angry’ with Steelers, still wants to be traded
    Antonio Brown insists he’s not “angry” with the Pittsburgh Steelers, but indicates in an upcoming interview that it’s in the best interest of all involved parties that he be traded. There obviously has been no shortage of animosity between Brown and the Steelers since the disgruntled wide receiver was unceremoniously benched for the team’s season finale. The incident exposed a disconnect between B...2019
  • • Ryan Shazier will not play football in 2018
    Ryan Shazier believes his NFL story isn’t finished yet, but the chapter for the Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker’s 2018 season will be focused on recovering off the field.According to ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler, Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert confirmed Shazier will not suit up next season.Alex Kozora of the Steelers Depot added that Colbert called the linebacker “year-to-year.”Shazier will remain ...2018
  • • Steelers sent private plane to bring Ryan Shazier’s parents to Cincinnati
    The Pittsburgh Steelers sent a private plane to pick up Ryan Shazier’s parents so they could be with their son after he suffered a frightening and serious back injury during Monday night’s victory over the Cincinnati Bengals. Shazier currently is hospitalized at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. NFL Network’s Aditi Kinkhabwala broke the news Tuesday morning on Twitter that his parents a...2017
  • • Combine: Thin OL crop still provides options
    INDIANAPOLIS – For most of the season the Patriots offensive line was one of the best stories of the year. The return of Dante Scarnecchia solidified the struggling group, and particularly down the stretch the unit performed well beyond its years. Then the playoffs came and many of the same old concerns showed themselves once again. In the divisional round win over Houston, the Texans were constan...2017
  • • Shaun Suisham Released by Steelers: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction
    2016
  • • Pittsburgh Steelers: 7-Round Mock Draft and Top-100 Big Board
    2016
  • • Mike Tanier's Combine Notebook Day 5: D-Linemen Must Run Fast or Fall Behind
    2016
  • • Heath Miller Was the Perfect Pittsburgh Steeler
    2016

Top Kevin Colbert news

  • • Ben Roethlisberger, Steelers in early contract talks
    General manager Kevin Colbert revealed that the Steelers have begun preliminary contract talks with Ben Roethlisberger. Find out what Colbert had to say about Jason Worilds' future as well....2015
  • • Brett Keisel Released by Steelers: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction
    2015
  • • James Harrison: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Steelers LB's Future
    2016
  • • Steelers GM Kevin Colbert on possibility of Antonio Brown reunion: 'We have moved on'
    An AB reunion in Pittsburgh doesn't appear to be on the table...2020
  • • 3 takes on Artie Burns
    Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert and Coach Mike Tomlin on Artie Burns....2016
  • • 3 takes on Watt
    Find out what General Manager Kevin Colbert said, as well as Watt's thoughts....2017
  • • Colbert's assessment as meetings open
    GM Kevin Colbert addressed a number of issues as the NFL Owners Meetings began in Phoenix....2015
  • • Steelers put Joey Porter on leave after arrest
    Steelers outside linebackers coach Joey Porter has been placed on leave following his Sunday arrest, which came just hours after the team’s playoff win against the Dolphins. “We are continuing to gather information concerning Sunday night’s incident involving Joey Porter,” Steelers G.M. Kevin Colbert said in a statement. “We have been and will continue to…...2017
  • • Kevin Colbert: Draft offers best OLBs in 10 or 15 years
    Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert gushed on Monday about the draft's talented class of outside linebackers, calling this year's crop the best he's seen in 10 or 15 years....2015
  • • Kevin Colbert: Steelers feel good about Sammie Coates
    Why didn't the Steelers chase a veteran wide receiver following Martavis Bryant's suspension? Find out what general manager Kevin Colbert and to say about second-year wideout Sammie Coates....2016

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  • • Martavis Bryant Suspension Upheld: Latest Comments and Reaction
    2015

Kevin Colbert schedule, game

  • • The execution of a virtual draft
    2020
  • • Steelers plan to begin video interviews with NFL Draft prospects this week
    2020
  • • Steelers GM Kevin Colbert 'excited' for new playoff format, says 12 teams wasn't enough
    Colbert's Steelers would have made the playoffs four more times in the 2010s under the league's new format...2020
  • • Steelers GM Kevin Colbert ‘excited’ about expanded postseason
    NFL owners on Tuesday approved an expansion of the postseason from 12 to 14 teams, and count Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert in the camp that approves the move. The expanded postseason obviously brings some significant changes, including how there will be one additional wild-card team in each conference and only the top seeds in the NFC and AFC will receive a bye. Addressing the ...2020
  • • Ben Roethlisberger aiming for full clearance by summer
    2020
  • • Steelers GM Kevin Colbert signs one-year extension
    Kevin Colbert will stay in Pittsburgh for at least one more year. On Wednesday, the Steelers announced a one-year contract extension with their longtime GM.  “I am happy to announce we have extended Kevin Colbert’s contract for an additional year,” said Steelers President Art Rooney II. “Kevin continues to play a key role in our success and his dedication to our personnel efforts is unparalleled. ...2020
  • • Steelers hopeful about retaining GM Kevin Colbert
    Pittsburgh Steelers GM Kevin Colbert’s current deal expires at the conclusion of the 2020 NFL Draft, and the team is hopeful that he will extend it. Steelers president Art Rooney II said the team was “optimistic” about getting a deal done with Colbert, and that all signs pointed toward it happening. The decision to let Colbert’s contract run down came from the GM himself, who declined extension ta...2020
  • • Steelers reportedly prefer to trade Antonio Brown to NFC team
    The Pittsburgh Steelers have come to accept the necessity of an Antonio Brown trade, but they still have some control over his ultimate destination and intend to exercise it. According to ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler, the Steelers prefer to trade Brown to an NFC team to avoid the threat of him playing in the same conference. They have definitively ruled out their AFC North rivals, as well as the New Engla...2019
  • • Report: Teammates believe Le'Veon Bell will report to Steelers on Wednesday
    Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert made it clear Tuesday that he wasn’t happy star running back Le’Veon Bell has not yet shown up to work.However, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, Bell’s teammates expect him to show up on Wednesday and sign his franchise tag in time to play in Week 1. “His teammates believe that he is going to be there on Wednesday — that is what everyone bel...2018
  • • Le’Veon Bell’s agent tight-lipped about running back’s plan
    Adisa Bakari, Le’Veon Bell’s agent, made an appearance Wednesday on SiriusXM NFL Radio to discuss his client’s ongoing holdout. Bakari, however, was not inclined to disclose exactly when the running back intends to rejoin the Pittsburgh Steelers.Bakari was tight-lipped when asked when Bell can be expected to report, an issue that becomes more and more dire the nearer it gets to the Steelers’ seaso...2018

Kevin Colbert rumors, scandals

  • • Steelers GM provides positive update on Ben Roethlisberger's recovery from elbow surgery
    Ben Roethlisberger might not need to look like a mountain man for much longer. Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert provided a positive update on Roethlisberger’s recovery from elbow surgery. Roethlisberger will meet with doctors on Feb. 21 to determine if he is cleared to start throwing. Colbert shared that the Steelers’ medical staff has worked closely with their franchise quarterba...2020
  • • Steelers hopeful about retaining GM Kevin Colbert
    2020
  • • Ravens emerging as favorite to sign Le’Veon Bell?
    Le’Veon Bell will have no shortage of potential suitors when he hits free agency, and there’s been some chatter this week at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis that the Baltimore Ravens conceivably could emerge as a front-runner. According to The Athletic’s Jeff Zrebiec, despite the Ravens indicating the team would likely not get involved in the Bell sweepstakes, the buzz continues to build....2019
  • • Steelers listening to Martavis Bryant offers
    The Steelers may not be actively shopping Martavis Bryant, but they’re listening to offers on the contract-year wide receiver, Dan Graziano of ESPN.com reports. Bryant did not appear to be content with his situation last season, and trade buzz followed the deep threat for weeks leading up to the 2017 deadline. But Pittsburgh kept him in the fold, and as of February, the franchise wasn’t planning o...2018
  • • Ben Roethlisberger confirms return for 2017 NFL season
    Ben Roethlisberger has ended months of speculations concerning his NFL future by announcing he’ll return to the Pittsburgh Steelers for the 2017 season.The announcement that Roethlisberger would return for a 14th NFL season was made via the Twitter account of the quarterback’s official website. Roethlisberger fueled retirement rumors shortly after the Steelers’ disheartening loss to the New Englan...2017
  • • Combine Notebook: New look in Indy
    INDIANAPOLIS – The NFL Scouting Combine took on a bit of a different look in 2017. No longer is the event being held inside Lucas Oil Stadium, where cramped quarters often made the logistics of interviewing players and coaches difficult. Instead the operation moved next door inside the spacious Indiana Convention Center with the media located in a separate area, which left plenty of room for the p...2017
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    2016
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    2016
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    2015
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