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Maurkice Pouncey Tells ESPN He Had Seven Surgeries On His Leg

If the Pittsburgh Steelers win the Super Bowl this year, they’ll capture their 7th Lombardi trophy. No one might be happier than Maurkice Pouncey, who underwent just as many surgeries over the course of the last year. He tells ESPN, as written by beat writer Jeremy Fowler here, that he…


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Bayless Says Cowboys’ Trio Is Better Than Steelers’; Thinks Elliott Will Best Bell In 2016

On Wednesday I passed along the rankings of the league’s best offensive trios that Bill Barnwell of ESPN.com put together and that included him having the Pittsburgh Steelers threesome of Ben Roethlisberger, Antonio Brown and Le’Veon Bell sitting No. 1 overall. On the Thursday morning edition of ‘First Take’, analysts Skip…



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Tomlin Stresses Conditioning As Steelers Break Minicamp

The Pittsburgh Steelers wrapped up their 2016 mandatory minicamp on Thursday and afterwards head coach Mike Tomlin gave the media some brief overall thoughts on what he’s observed over the course of the last several weeks. “It’s been a great camp, it’s been a great offseason and by that I…


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Steelers K Chris Boswell Closes Out Minicamp With Long Field Goal

The Pittsburgh Steelers wrapped up their annual 2016 mandatory minicamp with a Thursday practice that reportedly included a little bit of rain. That practice, however, was apparently shortened by about an hour thanks to the leg belonging to kicker Chris Boswell. Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin reportedly decided to end…


Le'Veon Bell

Le’Veon Bell Drops More Weight During Offseason

Minicamp has just wrapped up today, leaving the Pittsburgh Steelers’ well of news pretty dry for the next six weeks. But Chris Bradford of the Beaver County Times left us one pretty juicy nugget to go out on. Le’Veon Bell said he is somewhere between the 210-215 pound range, according to a…



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Steelers Open To Bell-Williams Dual Backfield

Generally, when somebody says that they would like to see a team run more two-back sets, they are not referring two one halfback and one fullback—that is, the sort of bulldozing fullback who very nearly exclusively serves only as a lead blocker. What they are usually referring to is a…



Robert Golden

Robert Golden: ‘My Opportunity Is Finally Coming Around’

Last year, the narrative was that Pittsburgh Steelers safety Shamarko Thomas had been ‘waiting’ for his opportunity to play after long-time strong safety Troy Polamalu retired following the 2014 season. Thomas was expected to enter the starting lineup, but a loss of confidence from the coaching staff reduced him to…


Javon Hargrave

Contract Details For Steelers DT Javon Hargrave

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed their third-round draft pick defensive tackle Javon Hargrave last week and I can now pass along the exact numbers for you courtesy of former NFL agent Joel Corry. According to Corry, the total amount of Hargraves’ four-year deal is $3,114,256 and that includes a $693,256 signing…


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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…