Latest Mitch Trubisky News

Rooney: Steelers' late push led to decision to retain Canada

Jan. 26, 2023 16:10 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Art Rooney II wants the Pittsburgh Steelers to score more points. He's confident the partnership between offensive coordinator Matt Canada and quarterback Kenny Pickett can make it happen. The Steelers president pointed to Pittsburgh's surge to a 9-8 finish...

Pickett's patience, poise help fuel Steelers' late surge

Jan. 04, 2023 17:14 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Technically, Pittsburgh Steelers rookie quarterback Kenny Pickett's middle name is Shane. Steelers coach Mike Tomlin, however, appeared to give Pickett a new middle moniker in the giddy aftermath of Pickett's last-minute game-winning touchdown pass to Najee Harris...

Steelers expect QB Kenny Pickett to start against Raiders

Dec. 20, 2022 14:26 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Kenny Pickett should leave the concussion protocol this week, clearing the way for him to start on Saturday against Las Vegas. Pickett did not play in Sunday's 24-16 victory over Carolina after sustaining his second concussion in...

Trubisky solid, Steelers' D shuts down Panthers in 24-16 win

Dec. 18, 2022 19:38 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Mitch Trubisky knew his grasp on the Steelers' starting quarterback job was tenuous at best when he took the field on Sunday. But the No. 2 pick in the 2017 draft turned in one of the steadier performances of his NFL career, throwing for 179 yards and...

Trubisky starts at QB for Steelers with Kenny Pickett out

Dec. 17, 2022 14:04 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mitch Trubisky will start at quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday when they travel to Carolina to play the Panthers. The team announced Saturday Trubisky will get the call with starter Kenny Pickett still in the concussion protocol. ...

QB Pickett doubtful, replacement undecided for Steelers

Dec. 16, 2022 15:35 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh quarterback Kenny Pickett remained in the concussion protocol on Friday and is doubtful to play on Sunday when the Steelers visit Carolina. Pickett, who left last Sunday's loss to Baltimore in the first quarter, was limited in practice all week. Mitch...

Steelers QB Rudolph eyeing one last shot in Pittsburgh

Dec. 14, 2022 16:31 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mason Rudolph has spent four-plus seasons being whatever the Pittsburgh Steelers have asked him to be. Never raising a fuss. Never saying the wrong thing. Third-string quarterback. Backup to Ben Roethlisberger. Spot starter. Benched in favor of an...

Pickett's status uncertain after 2nd concussion in 8 weeks

Dec. 13, 2022 14:49 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Kenny Pickett's status for this week's visit to Carolina is uncertain after entering the concussion protocol for the second time in two months. Pickett was pulled from a 16-14 loss to Baltimore last Sunday in the first quarter after...

Missed opportunities haunt Steelers in loss to Ravens

Dec. 11, 2022 18:37 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mitch Trubisky was overly aggressive with the football, and he knew it. The Steelers lost rookie Kenny Pickett to concussion protocol in the first quarter, and when Trubisky entered the game, he repeatedly moved Pittsburgh deep into...

Steelers' Pickett exits, returns, then placed in protocol

Dec. 11, 2022 17:08 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said he didn't know “the details regarding the sequence” that led to rookie quarterback Kenny Picket initially being cleared to play before being put into concussion protocol during a 16-14 loss to Baltimore on Sunday. ...