Vince Williams

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Jeff Hathhorn
May 25, 2019 - 7:15 am
PITTSBURGH (93.7 the Fan) – Even for 29-year-old NFL veterans, there are firsts. Steelers linebacker Vince Williams is going through OTAs dealing with being an underdog in the AFC North. “People are doubting us,” Williams said. “We know we let a lot of people down not making the playoffs last year...
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Jeff Hathhorn
May 22, 2019 - 7:29 pm
PITTSBURGH (93.7 the Fan) – Steelers linebacker Vince Williams could have been upset or at least put off by the team trading up and selecting a player at his position. Instead, Williams says he was happy. “I was excited about it man, we added some more play-makers to the defense,” Williams said of...
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Jeff Hathhorn
October 12, 2018 - 2:16 pm
The reigning AFC Defensive Player of the Week has been fined for one of the plays in the game against Atlanta.
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Steelers LB Tyler Matakevich at practice in 2018
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Josh Rowntree
October 03, 2018 - 5:02 pm
Besides the continual third-down conversions against the Steelers defense late in Sunday’s loss to Baltimore, the unit was hit with another blow, as inside linebacker Vince Williams left the game with a hamstring injury. Williams missed Wednesday’s practice completely, leaving a trio of backups to...
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Jeff Hathhorn
October 03, 2018 - 11:05 am
SOUTH SIDE (93.7 the Fan) - As starting linebacker and team leading tackler Vince Williams tries to get his hamstring ready for Sunday, Steelers could be turning to an undrafted rookie to fill his spot. Matthew Thomas was a top 15 recruit out of high school, but the linebacker struggled through...
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Jeff Hathhorn
October 01, 2018 - 1:34 am
PITTSBURGH (93.7 the Fan) – Steelers players react to 26-14 loss to the Ravens, dropping them to 1-2-1. “We get off to these slow starts,” guard David DeCastro said of being outscored 42-6 in the first quarter. “It’s tough not having the crowd in it. Hearing some boo-birds, there was a lack of...
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September 16, 2018 - 6:21 pm
PITTSBURGH (93.7 the Fan) – Steelers defenders had a common theme after giving up a record-tying six touchdown passes to Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes in a 42-37 loss. Many of them involved the word “ass” and the word “kick”. “We didn’t kick enough ass,” said defensive captain Cam Heyward...
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Steelers linebacker Vince Williams in a 16-6 preseason win over Tennessee in 2018
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Josh Rowntree
August 25, 2018 - 9:07 pm
Steelers linebacker Vince Williams is letting his play do the talking. Literally. He just is not going to talk much this season. He made that clear in July. My tweets will be very limited this year and so will my interviews. We talked to much last year, it’s walking time. Goodnight and God bless —...
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Steelers LB Vince Williams at Heinz Field practice in 2018
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Josh Rowntree
August 23, 2018 - 3:25 pm
Thursday has become signing day for the Steelers. Shortly after giving kicker Chris Boswell a five-year contract extension , the Steelers inked inside linebacker Vince Williams to a new four-year deal, keeping the 28-year-old in Pittsburgh though 2021. Steelers insider Ed Bouchette of the Post-...
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Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Tyler Matakevich (44) participates in drills during minicamp at UPMC Rooney Sports Complex.
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Josh Rowntree
July 30, 2018 - 2:19 pm
Steelers linebacker Tyler Matakevich was put in a tough spot on December 4 of last year. His teammate, Ryan Shazier, was carted off the Cincinnati turf with a season-ending, and possibly career-ending, spine injury. Matakevich, dealing with a serious shoulder injury himself, would have to help take...
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