What music gets the Steelers hyped for training camp? | TribLIVE.com
Steelers/NFL

What music gets the Steelers hyped for training camp?

Patrick Varine
1459161_web1_gtr-steelarrivelive2-072619
Renatta Signorini | Tribune-Review
Steelers guard Ramon Foster speaks to the media after arriving for training camp on July 25, 2019, at Saint Vincent College in Unity.

There’s no doubt about what Steelers guard Ramon Foster is listening to in order to get hyped up for 2019 training camp.

“ ‘Racks in the Middle,’ by Nipsey Hussle,” Foster said without missing a beat at Saint Vincent College. “I think that’s the only one worthy of mentioning.”

Likewise, veteran cornerback Joe Haden has his playlist set.

“’Next Song,’ by DaBaby, and ‘Groceries’ by Chance the Rapper, that’s what’s up,” Haden said.

Third-year tackle Matt Feiler keeps his options open.

“I’ve been listening to a lot of rock stations lately,” Feiler said. “I also started getting into country, but I listen to a little bit of everything.”

But what are some of the team’s recent signings and rookies listening to as battle for a roster spot?

• Pine-Richland graduate and tight end Kevin Rader: “I listen to a little bit of everything. Country, rock, rap. I just put my iTunes on shuffle and let it go.”

• Wide receiver Tevin Jones: “I’m more of a calm person. I’ll put on something like ‘Sideline Story’ by (rapper) J.Cole.”

• Linebacker Robert Spillane: “I’m more of a throwback guy. I love the Beatles, and I’m also getting into the Rolling Stones. They gave us the Bose headphones last year, and I’m always listening to music. I love to dance when I’m working out.”

• Linebacker Olasunkanmi Adeniyi: “I like listening to chill music like Kevin Gates. And sometimes I’ll listen to some Nigerian music to get relaxed.”

• Defensive end Conor Sheehy: “I don’t listen to anything special really. Just getting ready to go.”

In no particular order, here is our unofficial 2019 Steelers training camp playlist. Some songs are based on general responses. (Note: several songs are NSFW.)

Patrick Varine is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Patrick at 724-850-2862, [email protected] or via Twitter .

Categories: AandE | Music | Sports | Steelers
TribLIVE commenting policy

You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.

We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.

While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.

We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers

We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.

We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.

We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.

We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.