Category: LaMarr Woodley

Charlie Batch Defends LaMarr Woodley, Says he Expects to Return for Another Season in Pittsburgh

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

The usually quiet, disciplined Pittsburgh Steelers have been embroiled in some New York Jets-style controversy of late, with an anonymous source essentially calling pass-rushing star LaMarr Woodley lazy. Charlie Batch is one of the most experienced members of the roster, and so it makes sense to get a take on ...

Antonio Brown: There’s Some Awkwardness that I Got a New Contract and Mike Wallace Didn’t

Monday, February 25th, 2013

Antonio Brown and Mike Wallace complemented each other well as the Pittsburgh Steelers put together one of the NFL's better receiving tandems over the past two seasons. Now with free agency looming in a few weeks, it appears that Mike Wallace may be heading elsewhere. This is life in a salary-cap ...

Kevin Colbert Felt Plaxico Burress Might Slip Through the Cracks, Relieved Ike Taylor Re-Signed

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

Kevin Colbert is playing chess while the vast majority of his peers are stuck playing a more simplified and predictable game of checkers. That's not to say that the Pittsburgh Steelers director of football operations is the only general manager or front office executive that is deserving of praise for ...

LaMarr Woodley: “Every year we seem to prove everybody wrong and be a contender in the Super Bowl.”

Thursday, May 19th, 2011

Assuming there is a 2011 NFL season, LaMarr Woodley is scheduled to play under the Franchise Tag for the six-time Super Bowl champion Pittsburgh Steelers. Does Pittsburgh plan to keep Woodley around long term and re-sign him to a big contract at some point this offseason or next? Most Steelers ...

LaMarr Woodley Aims To Extend Postseason Sack Record Against Aaron Rodgers and the Packers in Super Bowl XLV

Friday, January 28th, 2011

Could Super Bowl XLV be the final game for LaMarr Woodley in a Pittsburgh Steelers uniform? Steeler Nation sure hopes not, but Woodley's contract will be up after this year, and with the uncertainty surrounding the labor situation, not to mention how expensive Woodley might be to retain, it's certainly ...

LaMarr Woodley on Making Mark Sanchez Uncomfortable in the Pocket: “When we get back there we’ve got to hit him hard.”

Wednesday, January 19th, 2011

The Pittsburgh Steelers are back in the AFC Championship Game for the third time in six years after beating the rival Baltimore Ravens this past Saturday night. Next up is a home tilt with the brash, loud-mouthed New York Jets, who I wasn't surprised to see tone down the talking ...

LaMarr Woodley on Big Ben: “He hasn’t lost any respect from me at all.”

Monday, April 19th, 2010

It's been a tumultuous off-season to say the least for the Pittsburgh Steelers. The off-season actually started off with a positive bang for the six time Super Bowl champs when the team was able to re-sign a number of their high profile and important veteran players. Things turned south quickly ...

If You Don’t Know Who LaMarr Woodley Is, It’s Just A Matter Of Time

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

When you think of the Pittsburgh Steelers defense, you think of Troy Polamalu first most likely. Then James Harrison, the 2008 Defensive Player of the Year. You probably don't think of third year pass-rushing linebacker LaMarr Woodley, the team's 2nd Round draft in 2006. Woodley emerged as a Pro Bowl ...

LaMarr Woodley

Friday, November 21st, 2008

Steelers pass-rushing LB LaMarr Woodley joins the Tirico and Van Pelt Show to talk about the Steelers' Thursday night win over the Cincinnati Bengals, as well as the team's daunting schedule this year. Woodley has exploded onto the scene in year two, with 10.5 sacks through 11 games. Listen here