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Steelers Bring DL Ra’Shede Hageman, CB Phillip Gaines, TE Rob Blanchflower In For Pre Draft Visits

The Pittsburgh Steelers are entertaining a few more draft prospects on Thursday and this time one of there is a tight end. According to Bob Labriola of Steelers Digest, Minnesota defensive lineman Ra’Shede Hageman, Rice cornerback Phillip Gaines and Massachusetts tight end Rob Blanchflower are all in town. Hageman is…


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Former Steelers WR Limas Sweed Released By Ottawa Redblacks

The career of former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Limas Sweed is over with the Ottawa Redblacks of the Canadian Football League. Well, it actually never started, as the former second-round draft pick was released Wednesday by the expansion franchise. This was Sweed’s second failed attempt at playing north of the…



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Steelers Sign P Adam Podlesh

The Pittsburgh Steelers added another punter to their offseason roster on Tuesday as Adam Podlesh has been signed to a one-year contract. Podlesh, who was originally drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the fourth-round of the 2007 NFL Draft out of Maryland, was released by the Chicago Bears last month…


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Terry Bradshaw Chimes In On College Football Player Union Topic

Last month, the Chicago district of the National Labor Relations Board ruled that Northwestern football players qualify as employees of the university and can unionize and since then the topic remains a weekly topic point on sports radio. On Monday, former Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback and current Fox Sports analyst Terry…


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2014 NFL Schedule Will Not Be Released This Week

There have been rumors that the NFL would be releasing the 2014 schedule this week, but Brian McCarthy, who heads up public relations for the league, posted on Twitter Monday that those rumors are not true. contrary to some tweets, the #NFL '14 schedule will not be released this week….


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Steelers Hosting DE Scott Crichton, CB Shaquille Richardson, CB Jason Verrett For Pre Draft Visits

The Pittsburgh Steelers are entertaining three more pre draft visitors on Monday and all three play on the defensive side of the ball. According to Bob Labriola of Steelers Digest, Oregon State defensive end Scott Crichton, Arizona cornerback Shaquille Richardson and TCU cornerback Jason Verrett are all in on Monday….





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Did FSU WR Kelvin Benjamin Recently Give People Another Reason To Compare Him To Plaxico Burress?

Florida State wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin has been compared to former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Plaxico Burress by several scouts and fans over the course of the last several months and it looks like the potential first-round daft pick recently gave people yet another reason to make that comparison. Gil…