A every day section from Steelers Depot. A fast sampling of some Pittsburgh Steelers and Steelers-related tales that won’t require a full and devoted article, however are gems value mentioning and passing alongside to you. Identical as our latest Depot Every day, however now late at evening to higher seize the day’s information.
Your depot at the hours of darkness earlier than December 6.
DeAngelo Williams in school soccer HOF
Former Pittsburgh Steelers RB DeAngelo Williams was formally inducted into the School Soccer Corridor of Fame on Tuesday. As tweeted by the Memphis soccer Twitter account, the place Williams performed his school ball, you possibly can watch Williams being inducted beneath.
Taking part in at Memphis, Williams rushed for over 6,000 profession yards with 60 whole touchdowns (55 speeding, 5 receiving). He nonetheless ranks sixth all-time in speeding yards and led the NCAA in speeding in 2005. Williams performed for the Steelers within the 2015 and 2016 seasons and led the NFL with 11 speeding scores in that ’15 season .
Others inducted embody former Kansas Metropolis Chiefs security Eric Berry, former NFL (and former Steeler) WR Terance Mathis, former Denver Broncos QB and Florida legend Tim Tebow, and former Georgia Tech head coach and Triple Possibility guru Paul Johnson.
With the sport in opposition to the New England Patriots tomorrow, it is a good time to try Mike Tomlin’s profession data in opposition to them. The outcomes aren’t fairly. Regardless of spending most of his profession taking part in in opposition to Tom Brady, Tomlin nonetheless solely has a 3-9 document in opposition to the Patriots, the place he final beat them in 2018.
Tomlin’s Steelers fell 17-14 to the Patriots final season, a recreation during which morning starter Mitch Trubisky additionally began that recreation. However New England is on the backside at 2-10. Will probably be their first 10-loss season since 2000, once they completed 5-11. In the event that they lose twelve video games, that would be the most losses since they went 2-14 in 1992.
Large Ben throwback
Consistent with the Steelers/Patriots theme, Dave Bryan beforehand tweeted a happier throwback. A rookie Ben Roethlisberger defeated Tom Brady’s Pats 34-20 in 2004. Pittsburgh raced to a 21-3 lead within the first quarter, with Roethlisberger ending the day with a pair of passing touchdowns. Brady was sacked 4 instances, threw twice and the Patriots turned the ball over a complete of 4 instances.
Pittsburgh defeated the Philadelphia Eagles the next week, defeating undefeated groups in consecutive weeks. It highlighted Roethlisberger’s magical rookie season because the Steelers went 15-1 within the common season. Sadly, the Pats obtained their revenge within the AFC title recreation, though it got here with a variety of controversy.