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ESPN: Patriots Had ‘Scouting’ Library Including Notes On Multiple Steelers Games During Spygate Era

With the publication of an early morning exposé today, ESPN resurrected what for many had never actually gone away—the notion that the New England Patriots organization has a rampant history of “pushing the envelope” that goes back at least as far as Bill Belichick’s inaugural season as head coach. And…


Doran Grant, Anthony Chickillo Clear Waivers

Because of the anger and angst created from the release of rookies Doran Grant and, we’d figure we’d update you on their status. Both players have reportedly cleared waivers. Steelers fourth-round pick Doran Grant has cleared waivers. Was cut by Steelers on Sunday. — Jeremy Fowler (@JFowlerESPN) September 7,…


Steelers Sign Barrett Jones to Practice Squad, Release Dismukes

The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed center Barrett Jones to the teams practice squad today, PR man Burt Lauten announced on Twitter. They have released rookie Reese Dismukes in a corresponding move. Jones was a decorated four year starter at Alabama, starting at right guard, left tackle, and center. He received…

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Steelers Sign Four To Practice Squad

The Pittsburgh Steelers aren’t quite done making moves yet, signing four players to the practice squad, head PR man Burt Lauten announced on Twitter. The team has signed offensive tackle Matt Feiler, wide recevier Isaiah Burse, running back Fitzgerald Toussaint, and tight end Xavier Grimble. Wide receiver Jarrod West, offensive…

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Lawrence Timmons Restructures Contract

The Pittsburgh Steelers continue to look for new ways to create cap space, restructuring linebacker Lawrence Timmons’ contract today. According to ESPN’s Field Yates, the team converted $6.63 million of his base salary into a signing bonus, creating $3.32 million in cap space. His new base salary is $870K, the…


Josh Harris: “I Was Forced To Show My Toughness”

The NFL is a brutal sport. For players on the bubble, they’re often asked to play through injuries with the realization that each practice, each game missed is one step closer to turning in your playbook. It’s a position former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Josh Harris is all too familiar…

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Steelers Sign Doug Legursky, Send Pouncey to IR/Return

The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed center/guard Doug Legursky to their 53 man roster, officially sending Maurkice Pouncey to the injured reserve/designated to return list. The move was first reported by Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Steelers sign Doug Legursky and place Maurkice Pouncey on IR/return list — Mark Kaboly…


Steelers Sign Todman, Release Grant, Chickillo

In case you missed it over on our live blog. The Pittsburgh Steelers have officially signed former Carolina Panthers running back Jordan Todman and claimed Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive lineman Caushaud Lyons off waivers. The Steelers released rookies Doran Grant and Anthony Chickillo in corresponding moves. Todman is entering his…


Roethlisberger, Heyward, Gay, Golden Voted Steelers Captains For 2015

The Pittsburgh Steelers have announced their captains for the upcoming 2015 season and the choices aren’t overly surprising. The #Steelers announced the 2015 captains this morning: OFF – B. Roethlisberger; DEF – C. Heyward, W. Gay; ST – R. Golden. — Burt Lauten (@SteelersPRBurt) September 6, 2015 Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger,…

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Report: Will Allen To Start In Place Of Shamarko Thomas Against Patriots

Pittsburgh Steelers safety Shamarko Thomas didn’t have a great preseason and because of that, it looks like the third-year Syracuse product has lost his starting job. According to the Washington Observer-Reporter, veteran safety Will Allen will start alongside Mike Mitchell Thursday night in the regular-season opener against the New England Patriots….


Tomlin Has Yet To Decide On Steelers Return Game Division Of Labor

As the Pittsburgh Steelers now prepare for the 2015 regular-season opener against the New England Patriots, it appears on the surface as though wide receiver Antonio Brown will once again be the team’s primary punt returner. During his Saturday press conference, Mike Tomlin was asked if that will indeed be…

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Mike Tomlin Discusses New Steelers CB Ross Cockrell

On Saturday, the Pittsburgh Steelers announced that they had signed cornerback Ross Cockrell to the roster and that’s probably not overly surprising being as they showed some interest in him prior to the 2014 NFL draft. During his Saturday press conference, head coach Mike Tomlin talked a little about the…