Steve McClendon RUMORS & NEWS

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    Bob Labriola @BobLabriola

    Tomlin: Curtis Brown has a torn left ACL. Steve McLendon is out this week with a right ankle sprain.

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    Jason La Canfora @JasonLaCanfora

    Steelers NT Steve McLendon expected to miss a few weeks with ankle injury, but overall positive prognosis. Not as bas as first feared

  • Steelers' poor run defense jolts McLendon

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "Steelers nose tackle Steve McLendon knows the defense has not performed up to its usual standards this season. But seeing the Steelers with a 29 next to their name in one notable category in the NFL's weekly statistics nearly left McLendon speechless. The category is run defense and that would..." October 05

  • Steelers NT McLendon wants to be full-time threat

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "Don't get Steve McLendon wrong — he's quite happy taking over for Pro Bowl nose tackle Casey Hampton. But the undrafted free agent out of Troy wants more … much more. McLendon wouldn't mind sliding over to defensive end on third downs when the Steelers are in their nickel package in order..." June 05

  • Steelers' McLendon steps up as No. 1 nose tackle

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "What do you do when you combine nose tackles Casey Hampton, Jay Ratliff and Chris Hoke? "You get the typical Steve McLendon," Steve McLendon said. Meet the Steelers' new starting nose tackle. If you thought the old one who held that job the past 12 years played with confidence and candor,..." May 29