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Justin King

Justin King - #37 - CB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 197 lbs.
Birthday 05/11/1987
Birthplace Pittsburgh, PA
College Penn State
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 4th round, 2nd pick by Rams

Steelers' Dwyer trying to break through

Posted May 17, 2012 @ 9:14 p.m. ET
Steelers RB Jonathan Dwyer wants to be more of a contributor, and he may get a chance if Rashard Mendenhall isn't ready by Week One. 

Former Eagles O-line coach Walsh dies

Posted May 16, 2012 @ 11:57 a.m. ET
Former Eagles offensive line coach Bill Walsh died at his home in Atlanta on Sunday at the age of 84.

Steelers come to terms with second-round OT Adams

Posted May 09, 2012 @ 10:24 a.m. ET
The Steelers announced Wednesday that they came to terms with second-round OT Mike Adams.

DeCastro could be a foundation piece for Steelers

Posted April 29, 2012 @ 4:12 p.m. ET
OG David DeCastro's appeal to the Steelers is easy to see, and his impact could be significant.

Steelers gambling on OT Adams

Posted April 27, 2012 @ 10:45 p.m. ET
Ohio State OT Mike Adams' appeal is easy to see, but the Steelers took on some risk by drafting him as early as they did, writes PFW's Mike Wilkening.

Hard to quibble with Steelers' pick

Posted April 26, 2012 @ 11:22 p.m. ET
Stanford OG David DeCastro could be yet another first-round success story for Pittsburgh, writes PFW's Mike Wilkening.

Steelers re-sign QB Leftwich

Posted April 26, 2012 @ 7:28 p.m. ET
The Steelers re-signed QB Byron Leftwich to a one-year deal, the team announced Thursday evening.

Wallace reportedly considering holdout

Posted April 22, 2012 @ 12:10 p.m. ET
An report says that Steelers WR Mike Wallace will not sign his restricted free-agent tender "until he has to."

Steelers re-sign QB Batch

Posted April 16, 2012 @ 12:38 p.m. ET
The Steelers announced on Monday they have re-signed QB Charlie Batch to a one-year deal. Financial terms were not announced.

Re-signings fortify Steelers' depth at several positions

Posted April 15, 2012 @ 12:46 a.m. ET
The Steelers, who sat out the first wave of free agency, made a series of signings this week to help their depth.

Essex announces his return to Steelers

Posted April 12, 2012 @ 12:33 p.m. ET
OT Trai Essex announced on Thursday via Twitter that he is re-signing with the Steelers.

Report: Cotchery re-signs with Steelers

Posted April 11, 2012 @ 2:39 p.m. ET
WR Jerricho Cotchery agreed on a two-year deal to stay with the Steelers, according to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News.

Steelers sign TE Pope

Posted April 10, 2012 @ 4:03 p.m. ET
The Steelers signed veteran TE Leonard Pope on Tuesday, the team announced.

Steelers have options at nose tackle

Posted April 06, 2012 @ 11:30 a.m. ET
Casey Hampton remains a part of the Steelers' plans at nose tackle, and Steve McLendon is also likely to be a key part of the puzzle in the middle.

Pittsburgh Steelers

Posted April 05, 2012 @ 12:34 p.m. ET
Here are the Pittsburgh Steelers top three needs going into the draft, subject to any free-agent signings it may make before then.


Posted Dec. 13, 2010
King is inactive for Sunday's game against San Francisco.||||||| King has a stinger to his neck and left shoulder.
Posted Aug. 10, 2008
King's rookie season is over before it started after he tore a ligament in his left big toe in Saturday night's preseason opener against Tennessee. The injury will require season-ending surgery.||||||| King will be placed on injured reserve. The fourth-round draft choice from Penn State had made a strong early impression in camp and was working as the team's third cornerback against Tennessee. Thought to be more of a raw prospect than an instant contributor, King proved to be more ready for game action than originally thought. He was playing regularly in the team's nickel package against the Titans before coming out with about 2 minutes left in the first quarter.
Posted July 23, 2008
The Rams agreed to terms Wednesday on a three-year contract with King, the team's fourth-round draft pick.||||||| King, the 101st overall pick, played at Penn State, where he was an all-Big Ten first-team selection in 2007.