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Steelers Shazier, McLendon, Heyward-Bey All Back In Pads Monday

The Pittsburgh Steelers are back practicing at Saint Vincent College Monday and already we have good news to pass along on the injury front. According to Alex Kozora, rookie linebacker Ryan Shazier (knee/leg) is back in pads Monday after being sidelined for a week because of a knee or leg injury. It’s unknown whether or […]

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Steelers Waive RB Jawan Jamison

The Pittsburgh Steelers are back practicing Monday at Saint Vincent College and they have announced one transaction prior to the team taking the field. According to Steelers PR man Burt Lauten, running back Jawan Jamison has been waived. Jamison, who was originally signed by the Steelers back on August 1st, played only there snaps Saturday […]

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Contract Extension For Steelers T Marcus Gilbert Could Get Finalized This Week

Pittsburgh Steelers right tackle Marcus Gilbert will more than likely be the next player to receive a contract extension prior to the start of the 2014 regular season. According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the team is working on an extension for Gilbert, and it could be finalized as soon as this week. A few […]

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Report: Steelers LB Ryan Shazier Expects To Play Against Bills

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie linebacker Ryan Shazier failed to make his NFL debut Saturday night in the preseason opener against the New York Giants but it looks like the Ohio State product will be able to play this coming weekend when the team host the Buffalo Bills Saturday night at Heinz Field. Shazier, who according to […]

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Steelers S Troy Polamalu Sits Out Preseason Opener Against Giants

The Pittsburgh Steelers were able to play several of their players on the 90 man roster Saturday night in their preseason loss to the New York Giants, but starting safety Troy Polamalu wasn’t one of them. “I elected not to play him,” said head coach Mike Tomlin during his post game press conference. Polamalu isn’t […]

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Steelers LB Sean Spence On Completing His Comeback: ‘I Couldn’t Hold My Tears Back’

It’s been nearly two full years since Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Sean Spence tore up his knee in the 2012 preseason finale against the Carolina Panthers, but is comeback is now officially complete as he started Saturday night and played quite a few snaps in the preseason opening loss to the New York Giants. “Man, it […]

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Steelers Suffer No Major Injuries In Preseason Loss To Giants

The Pittsburgh Steelers dropped their 2014 preseason opener Saturday night at MetLife Stadium to the New York Giants 20-16, but they did come out of the game with only minor bumps and bruises. According to head coach Mike Tomlin, starting left guard Ramon Foster had to leave in the first quarter after being poked in […]

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Steelers G Ramon Foster Leaves Giants Game With Apparent Eye Injury

The Pittsburgh Steelers currently trail the New York Giants 7-3 in the first quarter of their first preseason game and already a starting offensive lineman has been injured. On an end around run by wide receiver Markus Wheaton, left guard Ramon Foster went down injured. It looked like Foster might have been poked in the […]

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Steelers Shazier, Palmer, McLendon, Heyward-Bey To Sit Out Giants Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers will open up their 2014 preseason Saturday night against the New York Giants and they will do so without their first-round draft pick in pads. Rookie inside linebacker Ryan Shazier, who has missed the last several practices with what several believe is a knee injury, will not play Saturday night against the […]

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State Attorney’s Office Says Maurkice Pouncey Won’t Be Charged This Week

If Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey is to be charged with misdemeanor battery stemming from his supposed role in an incident that took place last month in a Miami nightclub, those charges will not be assessed until next week at the earliest. “I guarantee you there won’t be a charge today,” said Ed Griffith, a […]

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Report: Steelers C Maurkice Pouncey Not Facing Felony Charges Per Miami Police

We could find out as early as today if Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey will be charged for playing a role in an incident that took place last month in a Miami nightclub, but we do know now that it won’t be a felony charge, according to WPXI in Pittsburgh. “In regards to the Pounceys, there […]

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Former Steelers RB Chris Rainey Playing With Fire Extinguishers, Burning Bridges

Former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Chris Rainey is still not happy about his recent release from the Indianapolis Colts and he’s doing his best to burn bridges with his former team on Twitter in the process. “Yea I’m piss watching the colts game when I should be out there, too. Even tho i didn’t break […]

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Giants Injury Report: Rookie WR Odell Beckham Jr. Won’t Play Against Steelers

Leading up to the 2014 NFL Draft, several draftniks penciled in the Pittsburgh Steelers as selecting former LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. with their first-round pick. Beckham didn’t even fall that far, as the New York Giants drafted him with the 12th overall selection. Due to a lingering hamstring injury, Beckham won’t be testing […]

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Vikings DE Scott Crichton Claims Steelers Told Him They Were Going To Draft Him

Prior to the 2014 NFL Draft, the Pittsburgh Steelers brought Oregon State defensive end Scott Crichton in for a visit. Thursday, Crichton, who is now a member of the Minnesota Vikings, told the local media that he was told by the Steelers he would be their pick in the second round. “The Steelers told me […]

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Attorney For Pouncey Accusers Claims Steelers Lineman Will Be Charged Soon

According to the personal injury attorney that’s representing the three people that have accused Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey of assaulting them last month at a Miami nightclub, the player will soon be charged with misdemeanor battery. According to Adam Beasley of the Miami Herald, personal injury attorney Marwan Porter said police have indicated to […]

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Steelers McLendon, Shazier, Foster All Sidelined Again Thursday

The Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday practice is now underway and several players are once again sitting out. Linebacker Ryan Shazier (knee), nose tackle Steve McLendon (concussion), defensive end Cameron Heyward (unknown), wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey (concussion), tackle Ramon Foster (unknown), wide receiver Antonio Brown and safety Troy Polamalu (unknown) aren’t practice Thursday, according to Alex Kozora. […]

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Steelers Injury Report: Steve McLendon, Ryan Shazier, Jarvis Jones Questionable For Saturday Night

The Pittsburgh Steelers first preseason game of the 2014 season will take place Saturday night against the New York Giants and head coach Mike Tomlin said Thursday during his press conference that he’s not ready to rule out any of the injured players for the game just yet. Tomlin said that he will leave the […]

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Posted in Injury Report, News, Training Camp11 Comments

Steelers Mike Tomlin Wants More Thriving, Less Surviving Moving Forward

Maybe it’s because the team had off on Tuesday or maybe it’s because the dog days of training camp are starting to take their toll, but whatever the reason is, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin wasn’t happy with what he observed during the team’s Wednesday practice. “Work not as good as its been in […]

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Steelers Wednesday Post Practice Injury Report Includes Gilbert, Heyward

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now put the wraps on their Wednesday practice and afterwards head coach Mike Tomlin ran down a few of the injuries. After missing his second straight practice, Tomlin continues to refer to the injury that rookie linebacker Ryan Shazier (knee/leg) suffered late Sunday as a “boo boo”. When pressed further about […]

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Steelers RT Marcus Gilbert Sidelined During Wednesday’s Practice With An Injury

The Pittsburgh Steelers appear to have had one of their starting tackles get dinged up during Wednesday’s training camp practice as Marcus Gilbert is being looked at on the side by the training staff midway through the season. While we wait to get an update about Gilbert’s condition after practice from head coach Mike Tomlin, […]

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Posted in Injury Report, News, Training Camp20 Comments

Report: Steelers NT Steve McLendon Has Been Sidelined With A Concussion

Pittsburgh Steelers nose tackle Steve McLendon has missed the last three training camp practices and while we don’t yet know if he’ll miss a fourth straight Wednesday, we at least now know what has him sidelined. According to Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, McLendon has been dealing with a concussion. While a concussion is […]

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Steelers Waive/Injured WR Danny Coale To Make Room For WR James Shaw

It was learned Tuesday that the Pittsburgh Steelers would be signing former Pittsburgh Power wide receiver James Shaw to the 90 man roster but there was no word as to which player was going to be waived to make room for him. We now know who that player is. According to steelers.com, the team waived/.injured […]

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Report: Steelers Signing Pittsburgh Power WR James Shaw

Tuesday is an off day for the Pittsburgh Steelers but they reportedly did make a roster move. According to Ian Rapoport on the NFL Network, the team is signing free agent wide receiver James Shaw, who just wrapped up his season with Pittsburgh Power of the Arena League. Shaw entered the league in 2013 with […]

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Steelers Training Camp Injury Report Heading Into Tuesday Off Day

The Pittsburgh Steelers wrapped up six straight days of training camp practices on Monday and overall the team looks pretty healthy heading into their Tuesday day off. The big news Monday, from a health standpoint, was the return of safety Mike Mitchell, who was removed from the PUP list earlier in the day. Mitchell, who […]

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Steelers LB Sean Spence Getting First-Team Reps Monday With Ryan Shazier Sidelined

It’s been a long road back for Pittsburgh Steelers third-year linebacker Sean Spence, but it looks like all of the speed bumps have now been cleared. With starting rookie inside linebacker Ryan Shazier sitting out Monday’s practice with an injury suffered late in Sunday’s practice, Spence is the one that is receiving the first-team reps […]

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Steelers LB Ryan Shazier To Sit Out Monday’s Practice

The Pittsburgh Steelers are about to begin their Monday practice and we’re starting to get early word as to who is and isn’t going to practice. Alex Kozora reports that linebacker Ryan Shazier (knee) will miss his first training camp practice Monday as he still has a wrap on his right leg after suffering what […]

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Posted in Injury Report, News, Training Camp5 Comments

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