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Tomlin Says Backup QB Job Might Be Determined By Painful Evidence

During the remainder of the offseason the Pittsburgh Steelers need to figure out whether Bruce Gradkowski or Landry Jones will be the team’s second-string quarterback behind starter Ben Roethlisberger. At the conclusion of the team’s Wednesday minicamp practice, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin was first asked if he knew when…


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Tuitt Gives Progress Report On Steelers New Defensive Linemen

During the offseason the Pittsburgh Steelers made it a point to address their defensive line and that undertaking included them signing unrestricted free agent defensive end Ricardo Mathews and drafting defensive tackle Javon Hargrave in the third-round. Those two players, along with the return of defensive tackle Daniel McCullers and defense…




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Ike Taylor Sees Breakout Year For Ryan Shazier

Last week, NFL Network’s website posted an article asking several panelists who they believe would be one of the next breakout stars for the 2016 season. Former Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor was on that panel, and it may not surprise you to learn that his choice was a member…


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Mike Tomlin Isn’t Scared By Rookie Artie Burns’ Ability To Listen

Including the team’s rookie minicamp, Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Artie Burns has now participated in 13 total practices as he heads into day-two of the annual mandatory minicamp. That’s likely more than enough time for Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin to get a good grasp on what this year’s first-round draft pick…


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Steelers To Wear 1934 Throwback Uniforms Against Jets

It’s long been established that the Pittsburgh Steelers would be wearing their 1934 throwback uniforms once again during the 2016 regular season and as of Wednesday we now know which game it is that they will be donning them. This season the Steelers will wear their 1934 bumble-bee uniforms for…



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Ben Roethlisberger Wanted Steelers To Sign Eric Weddle

During the offseason the Baltimore Ravens signed unrestricted free agent safety Eric Weddle to a four year, $26 million contract after being courted by several teams. On Tuesday Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger admitted that he actively tried to get Wedddle to sign with the black and gold instead of…


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Le’Veon Bell Denies Report Of Skipped Drug Test

Steelers’ Nation was certainly shook today after Mark Madden reported a “pretty strong rumor” that Le’Veon Bell had skipped a drug test, resulting in a failure, and leaving him vulnerable to a suspension. But you may be able to breathe a sigh of relief. After practice today, Bell told Mark…




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Keith Butler ‘Encouraged’ By Bud Dupree’s Development

After registering 4 sacks and 26 total tackles during his rookie season, Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker Bud Dupree will be expected to improve immensely in his second year and that should happen be a result of a complete understanding of the defense. Last week, Steelers defensive coordinator Keith Butler talked…


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Antonio Brown Shares Steelers Minicamp Schedule On Twitter

If you have ever wondered what a daily mandatory minicamp schedule looks like for the Pittsburgh Steelers, you are now in luck as wide receiver Antonio Brown posted a picture of his Tuesday morning on Twitter. As you can see below, the players have a lot on their plates over…


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Former Steelers S Will Allen Waiting For Any Team To Call

Very early in the offseason, before the start of the new league year in mid-March, we learned that the Pittsburgh Steelers did not plan to re-sign safety Will Allen, who started 15 games including the playoffs last season, missing three games due to injury. Later that month, Allen spoke about…