Mike Mitchell DB PIT 7 months ago

Mitchell totaled five tackles (three solo) in Pittsburgh's 27-17 win over Cincinnati on Sunday night.

Mitchell was a distant second to Lawrence Timmons in terms of team tackles, but will still be a defensive force for the Steelers for year to come, with four years remaining on his contract.

Mike Mitchell DB PIT 9 months ago

Mitchell (groin) is listed as active for Sunday night's game against the Ravens.

In his role as the Steelers' starting free safety, Mitchell has carved out deep league utility, with 38 tackles and two forced fumbles in eight games.

Mike Mitchell DB PIT 9 months ago

Mitchell (groin) is probable for Sunday night's game against the Ravens.

After taking time off in the last two days of practice, Mitchell was a full particpant Friday and should be ready to play in a key game for the Steelers.

Mike Mitchell DB PIT 9 months ago

Mitchell (knee) was a full participant in Saturday's practice and is listed as probable for Monday night's game against Houston.

Mitchell should be good to go Monday night as he looks to provide a worthy follow-up to his strong-game last week (three tackles, two passes defended, one forced fumble).

Mike Mitchell DB PIT 9 months ago

Mitchell (hamstring) was limited in practice Friday, Scott Brown of ESPN reports.

Mitchell had a great game last week against the Browns, with three tackles, two passes defended, and a forced fumble. If he's healthy, he could have even more opportunities against Ryan Fitzpatrick.

Mike Mitchell DB PIT 10 months ago

Mitchell recorded five tackles (all solo) in Pittsburgh's 37-19 win against Carolina on Sunday.

Facing his former team, Mitchell turned in a solid effort, and now has 17 tackles on the season. There is potential for a big game in Week 4 against Tampa Bay and back-up quarterback Mike Glennon.

Mike Mitchell DB PIT 11 months ago

Mitchell totaled seven tackles (three solo) in the Steelers' 30-27 win over Cleveland Sunday.

It took a while for Mitchell to settle in with is new team, recorded all his tackles in the second half of the game. Expect him to be more comfortable as the season progresses.

Mike Mitchell DB PIT 12 months ago

Mitchell (groin) was activated from the Steelers' PUP list on Monday, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

Mike Mitchell DB PIT 1 year ago

Steelers placed FS Mike Mitchell (groin) on the active/PUP list.

Mitchell is considered day to day and shouldn't miss much time during camp. Signed to to a five-year, $25 million contract in March, Mitchell will start opposite Troy Polamalu when healthy.

Mike Mitchell DB PIT 1 year ago

Steelers agreed to terms with FS Mike Mitchell, formerly of the Panthers.

Mitchell, 27 in June, had a number of teams hot on his trail. The Steelers are replacing an aging Ryan Clark with a young, hard hitter in Mitchell at free safety next to Troy Polamalu. Mitchell is coming off a career-year, and it'll be interesting to see if he was a product of the Panthers' stout front seven. The talent on the defensive line in Pittsburgh isn't comparable. Mitchell can cover and play the run.