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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Thursday May 27th

First-round draft pick Maurkice Pouncey got a scare on Wednesday as he had his toe stepped on by Trai Essex, who weighs 300 plus pounds. Pouncey escaped serious injury thankfully and got some work in at center with starting center Justin Hartwig and backup Doug Legursky both sidelined. All of the coaching staff is raving […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Wednesday May 26th

Rookie linebacker Jason Worilds is slowly making the transition from left defensive end to a stand up right outside linebacker. Worilds is slowly being groomed to be the heir apparent to Pro Bowler James Harrison. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review has notes from the Tuesday OTA practice session and lets you know who did and did not […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Tuesday May 25th

Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is not expected to attend mini camp, OTA practice Tuesday as the Steelers are still awaiting word from NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on when he can re-join the team. Steelers linebackers James Harrison and Patrick Bailey took to the runway as models in a star-studded charity event. Pictures are posted at the […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Monday May 24th

2nd year receiver Mike Wallace joined Vinnie and Cook on 93.7 the Fan for an on air interview to discuss his new role with the Steelers. On Sunday, Ed Bouchette took a look at the role of fullbacks in Steelers history and shows the position\’s evolution from runner to blocker. Eric Knopsnyder of The Tribune […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Friday May 21st

Steelers defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau was spotted wearing a Aaron Smith\’s jersey during Thursday\’s OTA session after wearing James Farrior\’s on Wednesday. LeBeau is a master at motivating his players, earning their respect and sending them messages. Nick Fierro of the Morning Call has an article on the opportunity former Steelers 2009 draft pick A.Q. […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Thursday May 20th

Steelers outside linebacker James Harrison and defensive end Brett Keisel did not practice on Wednesday so Andre Frazier and Nick Eason worked in their places respectively. Ziggy Hood has been working at left end this OTA. Keyaron Fox, Justin Hartwig and Hines Ward also did not practice and Troy Polamalu is back in California. Channel […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Wednesday May 19th

The Steelers resumed OTA mini camps on Tuesday and head coach Mike Tomlin held a press conference afterward s. Here is the transcript. The QB rotation remained Byron Leftwich No. 1, Dennis Dixon No. 2 & Charlie Batch No. 3 as the OTA\’s continue on through this week. Mike Tomlin has said he\’d know who […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Tuesday May 18th

The Las Vegas Review-Journal has a story on Frank Summers who is recovered from back surgery and looking to make up lost time from his rookie season. Running backs coach Kirby Wilson said the Steelers will use Summers at running back as well as on special teams this Summer. The Steelers resume spring OTA practices […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Monday May 17th

Steelers.com latest article by Bob Labriola focuses on new special teams coach Al Everest and the task he has ahead to improve the overall poor play last season on the special teams unit. Ed Bouchette explains how the upcoming capless salary cap season might make it tough for the Steelers to sign linebacker LaMarr Woodley […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Friday May 14th

Steelers linebacker James Harrison and Bears linebacker Lance Briggs were named to the All-Pro second team after the Associated Press called for a re-vote due to suspension of Texans linebacker Brian Cushing. Harrison and Briggs tied for fourth in the AP recount, leaving them to share the spot next to fellow Steelers linebacker LaMarr Woodley […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Wednesday May 12th

Ben Roethlisberger has reportedly completed his behavioral evaluation, and he and the Steelers now await word from the NFL on when he can return to full participation training with the team. The evaluation ordered by commissioner Roger Goodell was completed last week but Roethlisberger could have receive further evaluation or treatment. The weekly entertaining and […]

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Steelers Place WR Limas Sweed On Injured Reserve, Sign WR Isaiah Williams

To no surprise the Steelers placed wide receiver Limas Sweed on the injured reserve list on Tuesday thus ending his season. Sweed injured his Achilles last mini-camp and had surgery to repair it the following week. He was Waived/Injured on Monday and has since cleared waivers. He will now not count against the Steelers 80 […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Tuesday May 11th

Steelers guard Trai Essex, center Justin Hartwig and h-back Sean McHugh dropped in to visit patients who were getting treatment at the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center. It is so good to read about stories like this. Defensive end Aaron Smith is ready for the upcoming season as he has rehabbed from major shoulder injury and […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Monday May 10th

Teresa Varley has a story up on Steelers.com about rookie running back Jonathan Dwyer and his wait to be drafted on draft day. Fans can also submit Dwyer a question through the Ask The Steelers section. The agent for kicker Jeff Reed met with Steelers executives Kevin Colbert and Omar Khan in Pittsburgh on Tuesday […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Friday May 7th

The Oakland Raiders released former No. 1 overall draft pick JaMarcus Russell on Thursday after a three-year tenure marked by his high salary and unproductive play on the field. Hard to believe even Al Davis is admitting defeat so soon, but in a non salary cap year, it is a chance to get out from […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Thursday May 6th

Sports Illustrated writer, David Epstein, speculates if the head injuries suffered by Ben Roethlisberger over the years may offer any insight into his recent alleged behavior. Carl Prine touched on this as well for the Pittsburgh Tribune last month. Ben Roethlisberger jersey sales have taken a nose dive in the month of April. Roethlisberger had […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Wednesday May 5th

The fallout continues for quarterback Ben Roethlisberger as he will appear on the cover of the latest edition of Sports Illustrated. The feature article is titled “The Hangover” and details what the magazine calls “the ultimate expression of athletic entitlement run amok.” Ed Bouchette\’s ever entertaining and ever educating Steelers chat transcript is up on […]

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Tuesday Steelers Poll Question: Will Stefan Logan make the final 53 man roster?

Sure it is way early. Only one set of mini-camp practices are behind us. The injury to Limas Sweed may have hurt the chances more for Stefan Logan than helped as the Steelers may need to keep a 6th receiver now instead considering the youth and inexperience on the roster. Using your best guess at […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Tuesday May 4th

Steelers wide receiver Limas Sweed will be sidelined indefinitely after having surgery Monday on his left Achilles tendon. He will at best open training camp on the PUP list, but could be headed to IR instead. Adam Schefter tweeted on Monday that Sweed was very close to being traded to Tampa last month. Ed Bouchette […]

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Steelers WR Limas Sweed Has Achilles Surgery On Monday

As expected, Steelers wide receiver Limas Sweed had surgery on Monday to repair his Achilles tendon. The injury happened to Sweed during the Steelers final minicamp practice on Sunday. The Steelers practiced Sunday in their indoor facility. The team has confirmed the Sweed surgery but did not release information on a timetable or even if […]

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Monday Steelers Poll Question: Which quarterback do you hope starts the season?

Now that we have seen the initial quarterback rotation during mini-camp. Which quarterback do you hope starts the season for the Steelers in place of the suspended Ben Roethlisberger? Please vote only once and remember that the poll is only up for 24 hours.

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Monday May 3rd

The behavioral evaluation of Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will only take “days” according to a Steelers source rather than weeks. If all goes well, he could be allowed back with the team very soon. Perhaps the biggest news of training camp is that third year wide receiver Limas Sweed might have torn his Achilles tendon […]

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Steelers Friday Mini Camp Practice Notes

Here are some notes below I have collected from the Steelers Friday mini-camp practice. Byron Leftwich worked as the first team quarterback followed by Dennis Dixon and then Charlie Batch. Cornerback Bryant McFadden worked as the first team left cornerback ahead of William Gay while Gay worked as the nickel back and the first-team special […]

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Steelers Release UDFA Center A.J. Trump

The Steelers released rookie free agent center A.J. Trump before the start of mini-camp on Friday. Trump was signed as undrafted free agent out of the University of Miami on Monday. The Steelers roster now stands at 90 players with 80 under contract.

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Friday Steelers Poll Question: Steelers record through 4 weeks?

Assuming Ben Roethlisberger returns for game 5 versus the Cleveland Browns, what do you think the Steelers record will be at that point? Pretty straight forward question and I know it depends on who starts in his place, but just give me your best guess with what you know now.

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Friday April 30th

Gerry Dulac has a more in depth look at rookie outside linebacker Jason Worilds that includes how he took his mother\’s last name and why the Steelers selected him over Penn State inside linebacker Sean Lee. Another day, another Jonathan Dwyer story. This time from Scott Brown of the Tribune-Review. Agent Ralph Cindrich posted the […]

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