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Sources: Steelers To Bring In Baylor Nose Tackle Phil Taylor For Pre Draft Visit

Baylor nose tackle Phil Taylor is expected to make a pre-draft visit to Pittsburgh to visit the Steelers according to several sources. Taylor conducted three private workouts this past week and is also expected to make pre-draft visits to see the Jets, Browns, Colts, Titans, Chiefs, 49ers and Saints, according to a league source. Taylor […]

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Steelers Receive No 2011 Compensatory Draft Picks As Expected

The NFL handed out 32 compensatory draft picks for the 2011 NFL Draft that are awarded to teams that suffered a net loss of certain quality unrestricted free agents last offseason. The Steelers as expected did not receive any after receiving 3 last year. The compensatory draft picks will supplement the 221 regular picks in […]

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2010 Red Zone Running Stats – Steelers Packers Redzone RB YPC Worst In NFL

After taking a closer look at the redzone woes of the Steelers yesterday and measuring by successful plays, I wanted to dig even further into the red zone running stats of not only the Steelers, but how they matched up against the other 31 teams as well. The numbers below are for running backs and […]

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New Troy Polamalu Head & Shoulders TV Commercial With Joe Mauer

The new Head & Shoulders commercial with Steelers safety Troy Polamalu and new Head & Shoulders spokesman, Joe Mauer, has been released and it features Mauer mocking Polamalu until Troy shows up and gets him to admit it. Mauer is the catcher for the Minnesota Twins and the two will also throw out the first […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Friday March 25th – Say It Ain\’t So, Joe Edition

Former Steelers cornerback Joe Burnett faces a DUI charge down in Florida after he was arrested by Orlando police on March 16th. Burnett was drafted by the Steelers in the 5th round of the 2009 draft and released after the 2010 training camp. Steelers defensive back and special teams ace Anthony Madison joined 93.7 The […]

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Sources: Steelers To Bring In UTC Cornerback Buster Skrine For Pre Draft Visit

University of Tennessee-Chattanooga cornerback Buster Skrine is expected to make a pre-draft visit to Pittsburgh to visit with the Steelers prior to the NFL draft according to The National Football Post. Skrine conducted a private workout for the Ravens today, just one day after his Wednesday Pro Day work-out. In addition to the Steelers, Skrine […]

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Closer Look At The Steelers 2010 Redzone Woes

I wanted to take a long hard look at the Steelers redzone woes in 2010, so I used a crude successful play formula to get a better look at both the passing game and running game for the Steelers on plays inside the opponents redzone. Now defining a successful play is very tricky, but I […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Thursday March 24th – Two Rings Of Batch To Rule Them All Edition

It should be no surprise that Mike Tomlin is not against kicking tackle Willie Colon inside to guard. We have mentioned it several times here on this very blog as a possibility. This of course assumes he does not leave via free agency. The longer the labor dispute goes, the better the chance that Colon […]

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Madden 12 Cover Could Be Hines Ward

It\’s March Madden time. No, not that March Madness , March Madden. Like the video game Madden 12. Steeler Nation can vote online for Hines Ward to grace the cover of Madden 12. EA Sports along with ESPN SportsNation is having a bracket like contest that pits two players against each other, or in the […]

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Closer Look At The 2010 Kickoffs Of Steelers Kicker Shaun Suisham

Stats in a NFL gamebook or players stats listing almost never tell the whole story. Such is the case with Steelers kicker Shaun Suisham. With the new rule being approved that moves the kickoff up from the 30 to the 35 yard-line, I wanted to get a clearer picture of his kickoffs from last season. […]

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Steelers Beat Writer Dale Lolley Now On Twitter

Steelers beat writer for the Observer Reporter, Dale Lolley, is now on Twitter as he announced this afternoon in his latest blog post. You can follow him on Twitter @dlolleyor. Lolley is the second Steelers beat writer in the last few weeks to succumb to the Twitter social media world as Post Gazette Steelers beat […]

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A Look At The Unsettled Roster Spots On The Steelers 53 Man Roster

Now that things have died down a bit before the draft, I figured it was a good time to look at the potential roster spots on the 53 man roster that one could consider as being unsettled at this point late in March. Several of these spots will close up quickly as soon as we […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Wednesday March 23rd – Tomlin Speaks & You Listen Edition

While down at the NFL owners meetings, Mike Tomlin commented on several subjects during the hour that he was made available to the media. You can read the Q & A that features new defensive backs coach Carnell Lake, running back Rashard Mendenhall and the 2011 NFL draft. Ed Bouchette also has Tomlin\’s thoughts on […]

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New Scoring Replay Rule Would Not Have Helped The Steelers

On Tuesday the NFL teams voted on the various rule changes submitted by the competition committee. One of the rules that passed was that now all scoring plays will be subject to confirmation by the replay booth, just like every play currently is within two minutes of the end of each half. Meaning it will […]

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Steelers Podcast – The Terrible Podcast – #43 Interview With New Steelers DB Donovan Warren Episode

Episode #43 of The Terrible Podcast is up and In Part 1 of the podcast we take a look at the current state of the NFL labor negotiations and discuss the “modern-day slavery” comments of running backs Adrian Peterson and Rashard Mendenhall. After that we start looking at the draft and discussing players who have […]

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Watch Hines Ward Dancing With The Stars Performance Online

I mentioned the debut Hines Ward performance on Dancing with the Stars last night in this mornings Six Around The Web Feature and linked to the full episode. You can now watch just the segment with Hines and dance partner Kym Johnson as they do the cha-cha.

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Tuesday March 22nd – Rooney Wants No Further Review Edition

Steelers owner Art Rooney says he is dead set against expanding the use of instant replay. Rooney was quoted as saying, “I have to say I was surprised they even made this proposal because I think our replay rule is working fine. I wouldn\’t make any changes.” If you missed the Hines Ward debut on […]

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Steelers 2011 Free Agents Player Analysis: Willie Colon

Tackle Willie Colon – Steelers 2011 Free Agent Free Agent Classification: UFA (unrestricted free agent) *pending labor outcome* 2010 Salary Estimation: $2,521,000 Base – $2,521,000 Cap Charge Analysis: We continue on with our breakdown player by player of each of the Steelers 2011 free agents and up next up for analysis is tackle Willie Colon. […]

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Sources: Texas CB Curtis Brown To Visit With Steelers

Adam Caplan of Fox Sports reports this morning that University of Texas cornerback Curtis Brown is expected to have a pre draft visit with the Steelers within the next two weeks. Brown is regarded as a top 10 cornerback in this years draft class and projected currently as a second round draft pick. He is […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Monday March 21st – New Car On Hold For Willie Colon Edition

Willie Colon was quoted in an article about players who are watching their spending while they are locked out. Colon had plans of purchasing a new car for himself and one for his brother, but has put off those purchases until the labor situation is resolved. Steelers Director of Football Operations Kevin Colbert chatted with […]

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Steelers To Bring In Cameron Jordan, Taiwan Jones & Cortez Allen For Pre Draft Visits

California defensive lineman Cameron Jordan, Eastern Washington running back Taiwan Jones and Citadel cornerback Cortez Allen are among the players scheduled to visit the Steelers according to Dale Lolley. Last week the Steelers entertained the local University of Pittsburgh draft hopefuls that did not count against their 30 player list of players they can have […]

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Steelers 1st Round Targets That Could Still Be On The Draft Board At 31

Over the last few weeks a few readers have asked me if I could put together a realistic list of players the Steelers most likely will have a shot at drafting should they stay at the #31 spot where they are currently slated to pick. As the players with first round grades are starting to […]

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Steelers Ran Well To Right Side Contrary To Beliefs – 2010 NFL Run Direction Stats

I have been hearing and reading some comments as of late of how the Steelers really need right side offensive line help because the run blocking was not good. This is an absolutely asinine statement. Sure the Steelers had some flip flopping at the right guard spot during the season, but once Ramon Foster settled […]

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2010 NFL Staying Out Of 3rd & Long Stats & Conversion Rates

I started this research initially to see how the Steelers did against the other 31 teams percent wise at staying out of 3rd and long situations and when they were in 3rd and long, how they did converting them. For this stat project I used 6-10 yards as the variable for “long” on 3rd downs. […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Friday March 18th – Mocking McShay Edition

ESPN North blogger James Walker has a look at the recent mock draft done by Todd McShay as it relates to the AFC North. Orlando Franklin round 1? Not too sure about that, but Franklin is climbing. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review columnist Eric Heyl takes running back Rashard Mendenhall to task on his latest comments about slavery. […]

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2010 NFL 3rd Down Sacks Allowed & 3rd Down Pass Play Conversions

I was curious to find out how many times Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was sacked on 3rd down pass plays during the 2010 regular season and thought while I was at it, I would compile the same stats for all 32 teams to see where the Steelers ranked at in protecting the quarterback on 3rd […]

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