Cameron Heyward RUMORS & NEWS

  • Steelers’ Cam Heyward trolls NFL over early kickoff time

    Larry Brown Sports "The NFL is willing to do whatever it takes to make sure this week’s game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens is played — even if the players are unhappy about it. Veteran defensive lineman Cam Heyward is among those who are clearly not thrilled. Shortly..." December 01

  • Cam Heyward: No complaints about postponed game, I needed time off

    ESPN "Steelers captain Cameron Heyward understands that in this strange season, one played amid the COVID-19 pandemic, schedules are going to shift, and plans must be fluid. It's a message he's imparted to his teammates as the Steelers faced not one, but two..." November 30

  • The glaring difference between Ravens QBs Lamar Jackson and Robert Griffin III, per Steelers’ Cam Heyward

    Clutch Points "The Baltimore Ravens will have a chance to deal the Pittsburgh Steelers their first loss of the season when they visit Heinz Field on Tuesday. However, they’ll have to do it without quarterback and reigning NFL MVP Lamar Jackson, who has been placed on the team’s..." November 29

  • Robert Downey Jr. sending Steelers’ Cam Heyward great gift

    Larry Brown Sports "Pittsburgh Steelers defensive tackle Cameron Heyward recently sent Robert Downey Jr. a special gift, and Iron Man is returning the favor. Downey, who famously plays “Iron Man” in the Marvel movies, posted a video on social media over the weekend thanking Heyward for..." November 15

  • Mike Tomlin “optimistic” Cam Heyward can play this week

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "The Steelers could be short of defensive linemen when they play the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday, but it doesn’t appear one of the players missing will be All-Pro defensive end Cam Heyward. Heyward injured his quad and had to be helped off the field on the next-to-last play in..." November 03

  • Cam Heyward dealing with minor quad injury

    Steelers Now "Steelers defensive lineman Cam Heyward suffered a minor quad injury in Sunday’s 28-24 Pittsburgh victory over the Baltimore Ravens, according to a report by Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. " November 02

  • Steelers want to ‘Inflict Punishment’ on injured Browns QB Baker Mayfield

    Heavy "Baker Mayfield is not at 100 percent, which the Pittsburgh Steelers are well aware of. So when the Cleveland Browns head to Heinz Field on Sunday, expect the Steelers to be hitting Mayfield early and often. “I’m not a doctor,” Steelers..." October 16

  • Steelers’ Cam Heyward expresses frustration over postponed game

    Larry Brown Sports "Sunday’s game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Tennessee Titans has been postponed to later in the season after a series of positive coronavirus tests, and at least one player is frustrated with the NFL over the way the situation has been handled. The NFL announced earlier in..." October 01

  • Cam Heyward is the Week One NFLPA Community MVP

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL distributes several awards every week based on in-game performance. Every Friday, the NFL Players Association announces an important award for off-field contributions: The Community MVP. This Friday, Steelers defensive lineman Cam Heyward receives the recognition,..." September 18

  • Steelers sign Cameron Heyward to reported 4-year, $71.4M extension

    The Score "The Pittsburgh Steelers have reached a four-year, $71.4-million contract extension with two-time All-Pro defensive lineman Cameron Heyward, according to ESPN's Jeremy Fowler. The 31-year-old was entering the final year of his contract, worth $9.5 million for..." September 07

  • Art Rooney II says Cam Heyward extension is a priority

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "Cameron Heyward will complete a decade of service with the Pittsburgh Steelers this season. The team’s president and controlling owner would like the team’s defensive captain around for the start of a second. In an interview with the Tribune-Review on Wednesday, Art Rooney..." September 03

  • Steelers’ Cam Heyward faces uncertain future in Pittsburgh

    Clutch Points "Cam Heyward is one of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ most important players, but the defensive lineman’s long-term future with the club is suddenly in doubt. Heyward’s agent, Michael Perrett, has told Jeremy Fowler of ESPN that the two sides have not made..." July 31

  • Cam Heyward has asthma, isn’t opting out

    Pro Football Talk "We’ve seen a number of NFL players opt out of playing the 2020 season in the last couple of days and asthma was cited as the reason for at least one of those decisions. Vikings defensive tackle Michael Pierce was deemed high risk as a result of what contracting..." July 29

  • Steelers' Cam Heyward Says DeSean Jackson Was 'Wrong' for Anti-Semitic Comments

    Heavy "Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson has apologized—twice—after coming under fire for anti-Semitic messages he posted on social media earlier this week. While no one is going to forget Jackson’s transgression anytime soon, Pittsburgh..." July 09

  • Cam Heyward: “It’s unbelievable” to see father honored in Pittsburgh

    Pro Football Talk "Steelers defensive lineman Cam Heyward will be in the building when his father, Craig “Ironhead” Heyward, is inducted into Pitt’s Hall of Fame this year. It’s a happy coincidence for Heyward that he plays at Heinz Field, which the Steelers share with Pitt,..." June 30

  • Cameron Heyward: We must be 'very smart' about playing amid pandemic

    NFL.com "As the NFL continues to navigate the current reality amid the COVID-19 pandemic, important conversations are being had about the safety of returning to the field. Steelers defensive lineman Cameron Heyward -- a veteran defender who has asthma -- admitted Tuesday while he's..." June 30

  • Steelers’ NFLPA rep Cam Heyward doubts Hall of Fame Game will happen

    Pro Football Talk "Officially, the NFL preseason begins when the Steelers face the Cowboys in Canton, Ohio, on August 6 in the Hall of Fame Game. But the Steelers’ representative on the NFL Players Association doubts it’s going to happen. Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward said..." June 20

  • Steelers’ Cam Heyward willing to listen to all viewpoints about potential anthem protest

    TribLIVE "Aside from the fiasco in Chicago three years ago, the Pittsburgh Steelers have presented a united front in terms of standing for the national anthem since Colin Kaepernick began kneeling to protest police brutality and racial injustice. No Steelers player has followed..." June 19

  • Cam Heyward To Earn Aaron Donald Money?

    Pro Football Rumors "Earlier this month, we learned that there have been no recent contract talks between the Steelers and star defensive lineman Cameron Heyward, who is entering the final season of his current deal. Mark Kaboly of The Athletic believes Pittsburgh should make Heyward its..." June 17