I hope to help lead these guys

It feels great to be back. I hope to help lead these guys and help turn these guys into accountable pros.Brett, talking to the media during the Eagles game. On how he feels physically: I’ve been training. I felt like I was going to play since about March. I...

It’s OFFICIAL

Signed up.—Brett, after signing his new contract with the Steelers. From Teresa Varley, Steelers.com: Brett Keisel is happy to be staying in the black and gold. For Brett Keisel, there really is no place like home and that is where he is going to be after the veteran defensive...

Happy to see #99 back

Brett tweeted, “There’s no place like home”, announcing his return to the Steelers. We know he is thrilled to be back with his teammates and coaches. And, judging from the thousands of emails, tweets and Facebook posts, Brett’s family, friends, fans and the media are thrilled too. Congratulations from...

There is no place like home

There is no place like home! I am very excited to finish what I started in 2002 with the Steelers. Time to get to work!!—Brett, on his return to the Steelers. Steeler Nation and Da Beard Nation have been on pins and needles waiting to hear news of Brett’s...

RIP Connor Michalek

We are sad to learn of the passing of young Connor Michalek. He passed away recently after a courageous battle with Pediatric Brain Cancer. Brett had the honor of meeting Connor last year at a Pittsburgh Pirates game. From June 2013:Keisel meets a special fan… Brett had the chance...

They caught the big one…

And then some… Brett spent last Thursday morning having a great time with four awesome kids from Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh UPMC at The Alpine Hunting and Fishing Club in Bridgeville. One of the great fishermen, Aaron, hooked FOUR fish! And, who can forget adorable Marty Fennell, with the...

Fishin’ with Da Kids

One of the reasons I love working with children from Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh is they continue to teach me about life. —Brett Brett spent the morning with having a great time with four awesome kids from Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh UPMC at The Alpine Hunting and Fishing Club...

An Old Lion

From the art website of Baron Batch: I like to paint people I admire. Brett Keisel is a former teammate and current friend. The thing that I admire about 99 is that he is tough. Toughness is the most underrated quality a human being can have. It’s not about...

Making Memories

From Jessica Potts Wagner: My son was extremely excited to be at his first Steelers game. We found the team hotel and stood in the lobby the evening before to get some autographs. About an hour later, we were just about to give up until a gentleman approached us...

Hangin’ with Jeremy

Brett met Jeremy when he was visiting the brave children at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh UPMC . Jeremy’s stepmother, Dana Coast was kind enough to email a photo of Jeremy with Brett and she was excited to let us know he has been ONE YEAR CANCER FREE! I would...