Robert Golden
DB PIT (8)
6 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)
7 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)
8 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)
8 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.

Robert Golden
DB PIT (8)
10 months ago

Golden totaled eight tackles (seven solo) in Pittsburgh's 25-13 win over Arizona on Sunday.

EDGE Analysis

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.

Robert 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.

Robert 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.

Robert Golden
DB PIT (8)
2 years ago

Golden recorded one tackle (solo) and a fumble recovery for a touchdown against Carolina on Sunday.

An injury to Ike Taylor (broken arm) could result in additional defensive snaps for Golden, who has been used primarily on special teams through three games this season.