Why register with the Steelers Fever Forums?
 • Intelligent and friendly discussions.
 • It's free and it's quick. Always.
 • Enter events in the forums calendar.
 • Very user friendly software.
 • Exclusive contests and giveaways.

 Donate to Steelers Fever, Click here
 Our 2014 Goal: $450.00 - To Date: $450.00 (100.00%)
 Home | Forums | Editorials | Shop | Tickets | Downloads | Contact Pittsburgh Steelers Forum Feed Not Just Fans. Hardcore Fans.

Go Back   Steelers Fever Forums > Steelers Football > Pittsburgh Steelers


Steelers Fever Fan Shop

Doc's Sports Get FREE NFL Picks and College Football picks as well as Football Lines like live NFL Lines and updated NFL Power Rankings all at Doc's Sports Service.

Steelers Fever Presents...
Bills
GAMEDAY
September 11, 2014, 8:25pm ET
CBS
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 01-10-2013, 12:26 PM   #11
maddog78
Banned
 

Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 1,085
Member Number: 24321
Thanks: 47
Thanked 292 Times in 169 Posts
Default Re: 'Frustrated' Rooney supports Tomlin, Haley

Quote:
Originally Posted by El-Gonzo Jackson View Post
Say Bye to Starks, Colon, Foote, Hampton as well. Restructure Harrison, Troy, Ben and they will be fine with the cap like every year.
You can't restructure Troy, I believe, as next year is the final year of his contract. He'll need a new deal to push money out. Hampton is not under contract, so the number we are over the cap already accounts for him not being there. Woodley should restructure, too. Maybe AB. Is Keisel in the last year of his deal next year? His cap hit is $4.5M, too much.

And why get rid of Starks, who is easily our best tackle at the moment?
maddog78 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2013, 12:50 PM   #12
TRH
Living Legend
 
TRH's Avatar
 

Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: eastern PA
Posts: 4,459
Gender: Male
Member Number: 17206
Thanks: 103
Thanked 241 Times in 166 Posts
Default Re: 'Frustrated' Rooney supports Tomlin, Haley

Quote:
Originally Posted by maddog78 View Post
You can't restructure Troy, I believe, as next year is the final year of his contract. He'll need a new deal to push money out. Hampton is not under contract, so the number we are over the cap already accounts for him not being there. Woodley should restructure, too. Maybe AB. Is Keisel in the last year of his deal next year? His cap hit is $4.5M, too much.

And why get rid of Starks, who is easily our best tackle at the moment?
yep. You can only "restructure" the big guys so much - then it comes back to bite you anyways. Where are we at now? We're paying the pied piper right now because of all the restructuring. The team will have to make the big decision with Troy. He probably won't be re-signed.
TRH is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2013, 12:52 PM   #13
Atlanta Dan
Resigned
Supporter
 
Atlanta Dan's Avatar
 

Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 14,708
Member Number: 728
Thanks: 2,176
Thanked 7,014 Times in 3,170 Posts
Default Re: 'Frustrated' Rooney supports Tomlin, Haley

Quote:
Originally Posted by TRH View Post
team will have to make the big decision with Troy. He probably won't be re-signed.
IMO Troy retires - 2013 will be his 11th season
Atlanta Dan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2013, 03:04 PM   #14
tucker6
Draft Prospect
 

Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 106
Member Number: 12833
Thanks: 1
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Default Re: 'Frustrated' Rooney supports Tomlin, Haley

Quote:
Originally Posted by El-Gonzo Jackson View Post
Say Bye to Starks, Colon, Foote, Hampton as well. Restructure Harrison, Troy, Ben and they will be fine with the cap like every year.
I think Harrison will be on the outside looking in next year. Need to move on at this point.
tucker6 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2013, 03:14 PM   #15
SteelersCanada
Living Legend
Supporter
 
SteelersCanada's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 7,526
Member Number: 24400
Thanks: 5,558
Thanked 9,925 Times in 4,229 Posts
Default Re: 'Frustrated' Rooney supports Tomlin, Haley

Let's bring back Cowher and wait another 15 years for a Championship! Over those 15 years, we can miss on multiple top 20 picks and miss the playoffs a bunch of times! CowherPower baby!
SteelersCanada is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2013, 03:25 PM   #16
pete74
Super Moderator
Supporter
 
pete74's Avatar
 

Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: pittsburgh
Posts: 3,280
Member Number: 15921
Thanks: 94
Thanked 425 Times in 224 Posts
Default Re: 'Frustrated' Rooney supports Tomlin, Haley

Quote:
Originally Posted by SteelersCanada View Post
Let's bring back Cowher and wait another 15 years for a Championship! Over those 15 years, we can miss on multiple top 20 picks and miss the playoffs a bunch of times! CowherPower baby!
Agreed. I lived Cowers in your face attitude but I never thought he was as good as everyone portrays him to be now. He stuck with Stewart way to long and never went after a good QB when that's all we needed to win multiple championships
__________________
pete74 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2013, 03:28 PM   #17
Hawaii 5-0
Armchair GM
Supporter
 
Hawaii 5-0's Avatar
 

Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: The Aloha State
Posts: 9,224
Gender: Male
Member Number: 24013
Thanks: 8,263
Thanked 10,914 Times in 4,628 Posts
My Mood: Mellow
Default Re: 'Frustrated' Rooney supports Tomlin, Haley

Quote:
Originally Posted by SteelersCanada View Post
Let's bring back Cowher and wait another 15 years for a Championship! Over those 15 years, we can miss on multiple top 20 picks and miss the playoffs a bunch of times! CowherPower baby!
yeah, and let's lose a bunch more AFCC games at home while we're at it...
__________________
Hawaii 5-0 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2013, 03:45 PM   #18
Blacksburg Zach
Team President
Supporter
 
Blacksburg Zach's Avatar
 
Super Mario Flash Champion! Ragnarok Champion!
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Blacksburg, VA
Posts: 2,129
Gender: Male
Member Number: 24584
Thanks: 1,412
Thanked 2,495 Times in 966 Posts
Default Re: 'Frustrated' Rooney supports Tomlin, Haley

Quote:
Originally Posted by SteelersCanada View Post
Let's bring back Cowher and wait another 15 years for a Championship! Over those 15 years, we can miss on multiple top 20 picks and miss the playoffs a bunch of times! CowherPower baby!
Maybe if Cowher comes back, he can win with "Tomlin's players."
Blacksburg Zach is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Blacksburg Zach For This Useful Post:
AndyWitmyer (01-14-2013), Blackout (01-11-2013), harrison'samonster (01-10-2013)
Old 01-10-2013, 05:12 PM   #19
FrancoLambert
Team President
 
FrancoLambert's Avatar
 

Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: tony soprano's neighborhood
Posts: 2,017
Gender: Male
Member Number: 20827
Thanks: 1,977
Thanked 1,668 Times in 868 Posts
Default Re: 'Frustrated' Rooney supports Tomlin, Haley

I hope Art meddles enough to get us a new special teams coach and a new strength and conditioning coach. Like now.
FrancoLambert is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2013, 09:38 PM   #20
DanRooney
Banned
 
DanRooney's Avatar
 

Join Date: May 2010
Location: Portsmouth, VA
Posts: 1,869
Gender: Male
Member Number: 16248
Thanks: 2
Thanked 151 Times in 103 Posts
Default Re: 'Frustrated' Rooney supports Tomlin, Haley

Quote:
Originally Posted by El-Gonzo Jackson View Post
Coaches coach and players execute....or not. Antonio Brown fumbling in Oakland and Dallas cost a couple games. Coach him to hold the ball, but he doesnt in those key situations.

I really cant think of any coaches that need to be fired. LeBeau, Butler, Lake, Kirby Wilson?? Fire Kugler if you want some satasfaction....(BTW, he left ).
Tomlin was outcoached in several games. Most notably by Norv Turner. Pretty embarrassing.
DanRooney is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:14 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Shoutbox provided by vBShout v6.2.1 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.0.8 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. Runs best on HiVelocity Hosting.
Navbar with Avatar by Motorradforum
no new posts