Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 30

Thread: Zoltan Mesko joining Steelers

Hybrid View

Previous Post Previous Post   Next Post Next Post
  1. #1

    User Info Menu

    Zoltan Mesko joining Steelers

    Report: Zoltan Mesko joining Steelers


    Posted by Mike Wilkening on September 2, 2013, 4:29 PM EDT
    Could the Steelers be making a change at punter?
    According to Mike Garofolo of Fox Sports, the Steelers[URL=""]will be adding[/URL] ex-Patriots punter [URL=""]Zoltan Mesko[/URL] on Monday.
    The Patriots waived Mesko, their punter for the previous three seasons, on Saturday, keeping rookie[URL=""]Ryan Allen[/URL] instead.
    A left-footed punter, the 27-year-old Mesko posted gross and net averages of 43.1 and 37.9 yards, respectively, in 2012. For his career, Mesko has recorded a 44.2-yard gross average and a 39.5-yard net average, with 101-of-175 punts going unreturned by the opposition.
    Mesko’s signing could well mean the Steelers will be replacing [URL=""]Drew Butler[/URL], who handled the punting duties in 2012 and beat out veteran [URL=""]Brian Moorman[/URL] this summer. Butler posted a gross average of 43.8 yards and a net average of 37.8 yards a season ago.


  2. #2
    Hall of Famer

    User Info Menu

    good move, IMO.

  3. #3

    User Info Menu

    Whatever became of the punter we spent the draft pick on?

  4. #4
    Hall of Famer

    User Info Menu

    I think Sepulveda retired. I doubt this is noteworthy... i.e. I don't think we notice much difference between this guy and Butler. It sucks for Butler though, battling with the team all camp, winning the job, only to get shown the door.

  5. #5

    User Info Menu

    Super Bowl here we come!!
    Schiavone's Race Career:

    Starts- 10
    Wins- 2
    2nd- 4
    3rd- 0
    Other- 4

    Prizemoney- $60,050.00

  6. #6

    User Info Menu

    Quote Originally Posted by Chadman View Post
    Super Bowl here we come!!
    Go Steelers!!

  7. #7
    Hall of Famer

    User Info Menu

    Another Wolverine. Booooooooo!

  8. #8
    Pro Bowler

    User Info Menu

    Quote Originally Posted by SteelBucks View Post
    Another Wolverine. Booooooooo!
    Team needs: FS, ILB, QB

    Option #1:

    Sign: LaMarcus Joyner or Antone Exum
    Draft in the first: Rashaan Evans, ILB; Alabama

    Option #2:

    Sign: Kevin Minter or Jon Bostic
    Draft in the first: Ronnie Harrison, S; Alabama

  9. #9

    User Info Menu

    If hes an upgrade Im all for it.

  10. #10

    User Info Menu

    Quote Originally Posted by 7 UP View Post
    If hes an upgrade Im all for it.
    I didn't think Drew Butler was all that good, I believe Mesko will be a definite upgrade.


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts