Cameron Heyward RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cam Heyward signs 6-year, $59.25M contract with Pittsburgh Steelers

    ESPN "The Pittsburgh Steelers can begin training camp later this month with a key piece of business done. Defensive end Cam Heyward has agreed to a six-year deal with the team, which confirmed the news Thursday night. The deal is worth $59.25 million, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter,..." July 17

  • Steelers' Heyward looking to stay for long haul

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "Cameron Heyward took note of a quality that all three of the Steelers' recently-retired defensive stars shared. With Troy Polamalu, Brett Keisel and Ike Taylor having moved on, it's a trait Heyward strives for in himself. “You know, the Steelers greats, they don't go anywhere else,” Heyward..." May 21

  • Steelers now should turn their focus on a Cameron Heyward contract extension

    Behind The Steel Curtain "The much anticipated Ben Roethlisberger contract extension finally came to fruition last week, and with the big time deal now in the rear view mirror the Pittsburgh Steelers can direct their attention to other matters, and none would be more important for the franchise moving forward than signing..." March 16

  • Steelers pick up fifth-year option on DL Cam Heyward

    CBS Sports "May 3 is the deadline for teams to pick up the fifth-year option for players selected in the first round of the 2011 NFL Draft. We've seen quite a few options already picked up. Add the Steelers and defensive end Cameron Heyward to the list as the team announced the move on Tuesday..." April 22

  • Heyward progressing at end for Steelers

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "Craig “Ironhead” Heyward played 11 seasons in the NFL after a standout career at Pitt. A 5-foot-11, 265-pound battering-ram of a running back, Heyward endured the physical rigors of the game en route to 4,301 yards and 30 touchdowns with the Saints, Bears, Falcons, Rams and Colts. Football gave..." November 09

  • Steelers' Cam Heyward makes positive impact on defensive line

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "It might not reflect on the stat sheet but defensive end Cam Heyward has become an integral part of the Steelers' defense. The former first-round draft pick got off to a slow start during his first two seasons as he tried to settle into a role that often changed. He has become more effective..." September 21