Getting To Know: Ramon Foster


Ramon FosterOffensive Guard6-6, 325Tennessee7th YearWho is your football mentor or inspiration?

My guy Ryan Clark. He is the guy that brought me under his wing. Him and Charlie Batch. I can't forget Willie Colon either. Those three guys were Steelers, they worked hard. They weren't just football players, they were in the community.What motivates you?

My boys, my family, my wife. I want to give them something I never had.


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What is your football mindset? ** Grind it out and maximize the opportunity. Go at it every single day. Grind it out and have fun. I am with a fun bunch of guys and it's enjoyable.Why do you play football?

I love it. It's something I did as a kid and I just happen to get paid for it now. It's fun. The excitement of knowing you have to be on top of your game every time you play. You have people watching and you get an adrenaline kick out of not wanting to let them down and having a fan base behind you that expects you to do your job.What is your proudest football moment or memory?

Making the team as an undrafted guy. Looking at it from the outside and thinking you have a chance of making the 53-man roster and to be able to provide, that was an accomplishment to start at least.When you hear Steelers football, what do you think?

Tradition, respect, hardworking. You look at the history of the players and coaches, all the hard work put in to make Pittsburgh what it is, the Steelers.What do you like about Pittsburgh?

It gives you what you want. You can fly under the radar. You can be you. It's regular people here.What do you think of Steelers fans?

They are the best. You have to love them. When you win they love you, when you lose they love you. The true fans are always into it and respect you.* *

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