Weekly Recap

Hits; Sacks; Home Opener and more

A look back at all the news from Steelers' this week.

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John Banaszak will be inducted into the Marine Corps Sports Hall of Fame.
Former Steelers defensive lineman John Banaszak will join an illustrious group when he is inducted into the Marine Corps Sports Hall of Fame on July 12.


Getting To Know:

Learn more about the Steelers' offseason free agent addition.
Who is your football mentor or inspiration? For me growing up I would have to say it was my uncle, Tupu Alualu, who played back in Hawaii at the same high school I went to. He went to Oregon and then transferred back to the University of Hawaii. Our family going to his games, supporting him, seeing him do well himself, that definitely inspired me to do the same.


Getting To Know:

Learn more about the Steelers' fourth-round draft pick.
Who is your football mentor or inspiration? I always looked up to whoever was ahead of me. Going through high school and in college I watched different college and professional guys that I liked.


The Steelers regular-season home opener will be Week 2 vs. the Minnesota Vikings.
The Steelers will host the Minnesota Vikings in their 2017 regular-season home opener at Heinz Field on Sunday, September 17. Kickoff for the Week Two home opener is 1 p.m.


Grammy nominated Lee Brice headlines event at Stage AE Outdoors.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have announced the music lineup for the 2017 Steelers Kickoff Concert Series, presented by UPMC and PNC.


Greg Lloyd brought his own unique approach to the Steelers' defense.
His demeanor appeared most to match the shirt he wore on a regular basis. It simply said, "I wasn't hired for my disposition."


Getting to Know:

Defensive end got a taste last season vs. Ravens.
Who is your football mentor or inspiration? I had some high school coaches that really gave me an extra boost, they were always pushing me. They're the reason I even got a college scholarship anywhere. That coaching and that mentoring right there did a lot for me.

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Check out some photos from the 4th of July Celebration at Heinz Field.


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