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Prisco Names Marcus Gilbert Steelers’ Most Underrated Player

After choosing the most overrated player for each of the 32 NFL teams several days ago, Pete Prisco of CBS Sports has now turned his attention to each team’s most underrated player and his choice for the Pittsburgh Steelers was certainly spot-on. Prisco chose Steelers tackle Marcus Gilbert: For the…


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Steelers Roethlisberger Has Second-Best Odds For 2016 NFL MVP Award

Assuming he’s able to stay healthy, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger could ultimately wind up having a career year in 2016. In fact, the 34-year-old will presumably enter training camp next week as one of the early favorites to win the league’s 2016 MVP award. According to odds recently released by…


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NFL Still Plans To Interview James Harrison In PED Investigation

Suspensions. Investigations. Interviews. What fun for a Friday. The NFL, per Adam Schefter, has finally responded to the union sending James Harrison and the rest of the named player’s sworn affidavits, denying any connection to Charlie Sly and the Al Jazeera report that connected Harrison to PEDs. According to Schefter,…


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Report: Steelers RB Le’Veon Bell Facing 4-Game Suspension

Here we go again. According to a Friday morning report by Dan Graziano of ESPN.com, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell is facing a four-game suspension for violation of the NFL’s drug policy. This report states that Bell missed a test and apparently it hasn’t yet been announced yet as…


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Matt Spaeth Releases Thank You Statement After Release

Following his release on Thursday by the Pittsburgh Steelers, tight end Matt Spaeth released a short statement thanking both the organization and the fans for all of their support over the years. While Spaeth’s career in Pittsburgh didn’t include him making very many catches, he played his role as an…


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The Skinny On Newly Signed H-Back Mandel Dixon

Lost in the news of Matt Spaeth’s release is the addition of a new Steeler. And that’s always exciting. It’s like having another kid. Your, uh, 90th. So who the heck is Mandel Dixon? Let’s find out. Based on his size and the way teams have described him, think of…


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Initial Salary Cap Implications Of Matt Spaeth’s Release

The Pittsburgh Steelers released veteran tight end Matt Spaeth with the failed physical designation on Thursday after he couldn’t fully recover from offseason knee surgery. While it won’t be much, the Steelers will initially clear a little salary cap space as part of that release while we wait to see…


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Steelers Release TE Matt Spaeth, Sign TE Mandel Dixon

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a surprising transaction on Thursday as they released veteran tight end Matt Spaeth and signed rookie free agent tight end Mandel Dixon to take his place on the 90-man roster. Spaeth was reportedly released with the failed physical designation after he couldn’t fully recover from offseason…




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Steelers’ Front Seven Ranked 25th In NFL

Though the Pittsburgh Steelers have invested heavily in their secondary over the course of the past three seasons, adding a starting safety in free agency and drafting three defensive backs in the first two rounds over that span, the reality remains that the hope of building a stalwart defense resides…




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DeAngelo Williams On Patriots: ‘I Am Glad They Got Problems’

Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams will never be accused of not saying what’s really on his mind. When it comes to the New England Patriots, who just lost starting quarterback Tom Brady for the first four games of the 2016 season due to a suspension, Williams recently let it…