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Steelers Sign CB JaCorey Shepherd, Waive DE Nelson Adams

With several cornerbacks currently dealing with injuries during training camp, the Pittsburgh Steelers signed cornerback JaCorey Shepherd ahead of the team’s Saturday practice. To make room on the roster for Shepherd, rookie defensive end Nelson Adams was waived. The Steelers felt the need to sign Shepherd with cornerbacks Artie Burns (undisclosed), Cameron…


Steelers Waive TE Scott Orndoff From Reserve/Injured List With Settlement

Here’s a little bit of Pittsburgh Steelers roster housekeeping for you on this fine Saturday morning. According to the Friday NFL transaction report, the Steelers waived tight end Scott Orndoff from their Reserve/Injured list with an injury settlement. Orndoff, as I reported on Thursday, had previously reverted to the Steelers…


Haley On Smith-Schuster: ‘He’s A Tough Guy’

After working back quickly from an ankle injury suffered early on in training camp, Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster has reportedly strung together a few nice practices and that’s certainly great to hear when it comes to him. To hear the team’s offensive coordinator talk about him, he’s…










CB Artie Burns Leaves Friday Night Practice Early

Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Artie Burns left the team’s annual Friday Night Lights practice with an unspecified injury and it appears as though he’s done for the evening. Burns comes off field gimpy. Looks like left leg injury. — Alex Kozora (@Alex_Kozora) August 5, 2017 Our very own Alex Kozora speculates…


Report: Mike Tomlin, Steelers Agree To Contract Extension Through 2020

The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed head coach Mike Tomlin to a contract extension, according to Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. This move was expected to happen this offseason and just recently it was reported that Tomlin’s previous contract, which ran through the 2018 season, automatically extended through the 2019…


Tyler Matakevich Making Bid To Back Up Both Linebacker Spots

I don’t know about you, but I found it to be something of a surprise after Pittsburgh Steelers fourth-year inside linebacker Ryan Shazier came off the practice field yesterday with a minor injury. Not that Shazier suffered an injury—that has certainly happened often enough—but rather the personnel ramifications that followed….