QRobert Golden DB PIT (8) 1 day 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.
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.
QRobert Golden DB PIT (8) 3 days ago
Golden exited the Steelers' Week 3 game against the Eagles with a hamstring injury and did not return.
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.
QRobert Golden DB PIT (8) 2 weeks ago
Golden recorded nine tackles (five solo) and a fumble recovery in the Steelers' 24-16 win over the Bengals Sunday.
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.
QRobert Golden DB PIT (8) 7 months ago
Golden has signed a three-year contract to remain with the Steelers, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
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.
QRobert Golden DB PIT (8) 8 months ago
Golden had one tackle in Pittsburgh's loss to Denver on Sunday.
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.
QRobert Golden DB PIT (8) 9 months ago
Golden had eight tackles (four solo) in Pittsburgh's loss to Baltimore on Sunday.
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.
QRobert Golden DB PIT (8) 10 months ago
Golden totaled two tackles (one solo) and an interception in Pittsburgh's 33-20 win over Cincinnati on Sunday.
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.
QRobert Golden DB PIT (8) 11 months ago
Golden totaled eight tackles (seven solo) in Pittsburgh's 25-13 win over Arizona on Sunday.
Making his first career start, Golden had a solid game. Still, with no sacks or interceptions, and just one fumble recovery in his career, Golden offers little fantasy value.
QRobert Golden DB PIT (8) 1 year ago
Golden re-signed with the Steelers on a one-year contract, Pro Football Talk reports.
Golden had 10 special teams tackles with the Steelers in 2014. His contract is worth about $1.54 million. With Troy Polamalu's retirement, Golden has a chance to compete for more playing time in 2015.
QRobert Golden DB PIT (8) 2 years ago
Golden had one tackle (solo) in Pittsburgh's 27-17 win over Cincinnati on Sunday night.
Almost exclusively a special team's player, Golden finished the season with 10 tackles and a fumble recovery.