Time to check on the latest news surrounding the Pittsburgh Steelers
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."WhiteFanposts Fanshots Sections Latest NewsSteelers Film Room2018 NFL Draft AnalysisLatest NewsLatest NewsSteelers News: Sutton Smith is trying to be a huge problem for opposing offenses in the NFLNew Mark Barron Jersey ,9commentsTime to check on the latest news surrounding the Pittsburgh Steelers.EDTShareTweetShareShareSteelers News: Sutton Smith is trying to be a huge problem for opposing offenses in the NFLJake Roth-USA TODAY SportsWith the 2019 NFLDraft in the rear view mirror, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2019 season is fast approaching, and the news surrounding the black-and-gold is far from over. As the team now turns their attention to more offseason workouts, OTAs and minicamp, there is no shortage of news.Today in the Black-and-gold links article we take a look at how rookie OLB/ILB Sutton Smith is ready to try and transfer his dominating college skill set into the pro game.Let’s get to the news:The MAC conference is a far cry from the NFL, from a talent perspective, and Sutton Smith will try to defy the odds and become a big-time playmaker at the NFL level. You might see him as just a special teams player, but don’t tell him that.To read the full article Bud Dupree Jersey , click HEREThe Steelers added a wide receiver in the draft in Diontae Johnson, and some may say the receiving corps certainly has received a makeover.To read the full article, click HEREThe Pittsburgh Steelers were recently recipients of an award from the local branch of the Army in Western Pennsylvania.To read the full article, click HEREThe Steelers had nine total draft picks in the 2019 NFL Draft, and they certainly got their fill on both sides of the football on Day 3 of the selection process.To read the full article, click HERETwo Pittsburgh Steelers rookies are doing good in their own way...One after a devastating storm pummeled his hometown......and another by helping the youth in his community.Social Media MadnessVance McDonald provided the “Stiff-arm heard ‘round the world” Monday night The Pittsburgh Steelers had a first half for the ages against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Monday Night Football. The offense posted 23-points, with the defense throwing in their own touchdown on a Bud Dupree pick-six.However, that wasn’t what people were talking about. At least not specifically.What the Steelers’ fan base Javon Hargrave Jersey , and social media around the globe, were talking about was this ridiculous stiff-arm by Vance McDonald on Chris Conte:The 75-yard touchdown run was the reason why the Steelers didn’t just trade for McDonald prior to the 2017 regular season, but also why they were so patient with him as he dealt with a foot injury which kept him out of the lineup throughout training camp, the preseason and even Week 1 of the regular season.What you saw on that play was the athleticism and playmaking ability Jesse James simply doesn’t have. However, when healthy, McDonald and James make for a pretty solid two tight end tandem.But back to the business at hand...that stiff arm.If you didn’t think the play by itself was noteworthy, just check out McDonald’s quote about the play, and how he handles defensive backs trying to bring him down Sean Davis Jersey , after the game.McDonald’s play might be considered the play of the year for the Steelers, and not just for its bruising nature, but because it completely tilted the game in Pittsburgh’s favor. After another slow start by the offense, and a Tampa Bay touchdown, McDonald’s play sparked what turned out to be a remarkable half for the Pittsburgh offense.Is it possible to trace a turnaround of a season back to one play? A stiff-arm heard ‘round the world, maybe? I guess we’ll find out...