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Steelers Could Be Interested In Reunion With Players Lost Last Season

Under normal circumstances, the fear of losing fringe players either off of waivers or off the practice squad is frequently unjustified, or at least heavily imbalanced against the day-to-day reality of how frequently such things occur. Pittsburgh Steelers defensive lineman Steve McLendon is entering his third season as the team’s…



Steelers Preseason Stock Report: Post Packers Game

As promised, I’ll continue to post stock reports after reviewing the tape of each preseason game, telling you what players are trending up, and who is trending down. Here’s my thoughts following the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-19 victory over the Green Bay Packers this past Sunday. Stock Up 1. QB Landry…


Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Packers Breakdown

Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-19 win over the Green Bay Packers. First Half – Kick coverage. Boykin-Golden-Wild-Garvin-Dupree-Hartley-Spence-Johnson-Dangerfield-Darby-Will Allen – The Packers spent their entire first drive in 20 personnel, two running backs and zero tight ends, leaving them with three receivers. Forced the Steelers into nickel the entire…


Steelers Make Best Of Bad Situation With Michael Vick Signing

The injury to Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey will undoubtedly have a much bigger impact on the team’s season than did those suffered by backup quarterback Bruce Gradkowski, but it is the player that the team signed to fill his spot, and not Pouncey’s, that has drawn all of the…


Doug Legursky Back In Familiar Position With Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers were forced to make a couple of roster moves yesterday due to injuries sustained in their last preseason game, among them adding depth along the interior offensive line following the lower leg fracture suffered by center Maurkice Pouncey. While backup Cody Wallace will be asked to fill…


Steelers Vs Packers Second Half Notes And Observations

The Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Green Bay Packers by the score of 24-21 on Sunday, but they certainly lost more than they gained due to injury. Below are my notes and observations upon review of the first half of the game. Third-year quarterback Landry Jones began the second half as…


Steelers Vs Packers First Half Notes And Observations

The Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Green Bay Packers by the score of 24-21 on Sunday, but they certainly lost more than they gained due to injury. Below are my notes and observations upon review of the first half of the game. I’m sure more than a few noticed that new…


Gradkowski Has Probably Played His Last Snap With Steelers

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have placed quarterback Bruce Gradkowski on injured reserve, there’s a very good chance that he’s played his final snap in a black and gold uniform. Gradkowski, who will count $1,833,334 against the Steelers salary cap in 2015, is currently in the final year of the…


Steelers Sign Michael Vick, QB Bruce Gradkowski Placed On IR

This offseason hasn’t gone very well for Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Bruce Gradkowski and now the hand injury that he suffered Sunday against the Green Bay Packers has landed him on injured reserve. According to head coach Mike Tomlin, Gradkowski’s recent hand injury required surgery. “Bruce Gradkowski had a hand surgery, today,”…



Tomlin: Steelers Have Not Signed Vick, Will Conduct Workout

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin spoke after practice today, informing the media the team will work out quarterback Michael Vick but have not signed him. Tomlin indicated his signing will depend on how well Vick’s workout goes. He also confirmed Bruce Gradkowski’s surgery to repair an injured finger in…


Steelers Film Room: Bud Dupree Vs Green Bay

When Bud Dupree was drafted this past April, it was with the general understanding that, although he had a high ceiling, it would take a little time and coaching before he was ready to make an impact. While that has proven true throughout the first two preseason games of the…


Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: Preseason vs. Packers

Two of the best quarterbacks in the league. Two of the most storied franchises in NFL history. A possible glimpse into this year’s Super Bowl matchup? Could this be the game of the year already? No. It was just a preseason game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Green Bay…


Steelers Film Room: Maurkice Pouncey And Pin & Pull

The absence of Maurkice Pouncey will be felt in several ways. The dropoff in talent from Pouncey to Cody Wallace will slightly alter what the Pittsburgh Steelers can do schematically. We’ll look at one of those plays, coidnidentally coming on the play that injured the star center. The play the…