Robert Golden
DB PIT (8)
2 months ago

Golden (hamstring) was a full participant in Wednesday's practice.

EDGE Analysis

Golden went down in Week 3 and hasn't played since. However, his restraint-free practice session on Wednesday suggests he'll likely be able to return in the near future.

Robert Golden
DB PIT (8)
2 months ago

Golden (hamstring) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Jets.

EDGE Analysis

Golden has been tending to a hamstring injury suffered in Week 3. Until he can play again, Shamarko Thomas will start at strong safety.

Robert Golden
DB PIT (8)
2 months ago

Golden (hamstring) is out for Sunday's matchup against Kansas City.

EDGE Analysis

Golden was optimistic that he'd be able to play after tweaking his hamstring against Philadelphia last week but he'll need at least another week before returning. Look for Shamarko Thomas to pick up the start in his absence.

Robert Golden
DB PIT (8)
2 months ago

Golden (hamstring) said the injury he suffered Week 3 against the Eagles is just a tweak and he could be ready to return for Sunday's game against the Chiefs, Dale Lolley of the Observer-Reporter reports.

EDGE Analysis

Golden figures to miss some practice time with what is believed to be a minor hamstring issue, but he remains optimistic regarding his status for Week 4. If he's unable to play however, Shamarko Thomas would be next in line to start at strong safety.

Robert Golden
DB PIT (8)
2 months ago

Golden exited the Steelers' Week 3 game against the Eagles with a hamstring injury and did not return.

EDGE Analysis

He tallied a pair of tackles before leaving. However, it's unclear if he'll be ready for Week 4 at this point in time.

Robert Golden
DB PIT (8)
3 months ago

Golden recorded nine tackles (five solo) and a fumble recovery in the Steelers' 24-16 win over the Bengals Sunday.

EDGE Analysis

The nine tackles were the most Golden has had in a game in his five-year career, and his 15 tackles through two games has him on pace to shatter his career best season total of 40 tackles set last year.

Robert Golden
DB PIT (8)
9 months ago

Golden has signed a three-year contract to remain with the Steelers, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

EDGE Analysis

Golden is coming off the best season of his four-year career, as he posted 40 tackles and an interception while starting three games at strong safety in 2015. The former undrafted free agent was also selected as Pittsburgh's special teams captain last season, evidencing his increasing importance to the Steelers going forward.

Robert Golden
DB PIT (8)
11 months ago

Golden had one tackle in Pittsburgh's loss to Denver on Sunday.

EDGE Analysis

Golden finished the season with 40 tackles (30 solo) and an interception.

Golden had the best season of his four-year career, recording more tackles than his previous three seasons combined (32), while getting his first career interception. He is one of several unrestricted free agents for which Pittsburgh will have to make a decision during the off season.

Robert Golden
DB PIT (8)
11 months ago

Golden had eight tackles (four solo) in Pittsburgh's loss to Baltimore on Sunday.

EDGE Analysis

Golden has enjoyed a significant increase in playing time this season, being on the field for nearly 37 percent of all defensive snaps after not playing even 5 percent of the Steelers' defensive snaps in any of his previous three seasons. The eight tackles matched a single-game high for Golden.

Robert Golden
DB PIT (8)
12 months ago

Golden totaled two tackles (one solo) and an interception in Pittsburgh's 33-20 win over Cincinnati on Sunday.

EDGE Analysis

The third interception of the game for the Steelers came deep in Bengals territory, leading to DeAngelo Williams' second one-yard touchdown run, giving Pittsburgh a franchise record fifth consecutive game scoring 30 or more points.