Pittsburgh Steelers: What to Watch in 2019 Training Camp
We are fast approaching the 2019 NFL regular season and in just three weeks training camps will begin across the nation. One team known as the Pittsburgh Steelers will have a few things to work on or establish during this period of the year. So, let’s dive into what we should be watching at the black and gold training camp.
1) Devin Bush
The Steelers added another linebacker to their defense when they chose Bush with their first overall pick in this year’s draft.
It’s clear when watching the Pitt defense that they need more playmaking ability and part of that falls on their defense’s ability to sack the opposing QB.
The Steelers’ D had a total of 11 sacks in the final four games of the season, but imagine if Bush wreaks havoc and allows other guys to burst onto the scene more?
Watch out for the Pittsburgh Steelers defense heading into next year.
2) Wide Receivers Coming Together
Ben Roethlisberger can spread the ball around and discover which of these targets can rise up and handle certain situations.
I’ll be looking for communication and instant success. If Washington can rise up in his second year, the Steelers receivers could make more noise than previously expected by the public.
3) Secondary Stand Outs
No question the black and gold have issues that need to be addressed on both sides of the ball. However, examining their secondary is the biggest issue of them all.
In today’s NFL — whether we believe it or not — defense is still very important.
Mike Hilton has made interceptions a reality and should make the Steelers roster again this season.
If someone can stand out during camp and provide that extra energy, which can light up a stadium, then expect the Pittsburgh Steelers to be one of the better teams in the AFC this season.
What are you looking for during Pittsburgh Steelers training camp? Leave a comment below.
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