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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…


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Steelers Trio Of ‘Killer Bs’ Ranked Best In The NFL By ESPN’s Bill Barnwell

When it comes to assessing the Pittsburgh Steelers salary cap situation, ESPN.com staff writer Bill Barnwell doesn’t have a clue what he’s talking about. However, when it comes to assessing the value of the Steelers top-three offensive players and comparing them to those on the 31 other NFL teams, Barnwell appears to…


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Report: Ravens Release LT Eugene Monroe

Eugene Monroe was supposed to be the cure for the Baltimore Ravens’ left tackle problems. But he wound up only making the position more troubled. The Ravens officially dumped their former starting left tackle today after failing to find a trade partner. Per ESPN’s Adam Schefter. After trade talks with Giants…


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Roethlisberger Cautiously Impressed So Far By A Few Young Wide Receivers

When the Pittsburgh Steelers begin their annual training camp in Latrobe later on this summer one of the key battles to watch this year will revolve around the several young wide receivers vying for the fifth spot on the team’s depth chart. On Tuesday, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was asked…


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DeCastro Admits Preliminary Contract Talks With Steelers Have Started

Last offseason the Pittsburgh Steelers picked up the fifth-year option on the rookie contract of guard David DeCastro and because of that it’s a forgone conclusion that the team will work out a long-term extension with the former first-round draft pick prior to the start of the 2016 regular season….


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For Roethlisberger And Dupree, The Devil Is In The Details

We’re still in the “offseason” phase of the year. A time to learn. For rookies to understand the playbook, for those who have been here before, an opportunity to master the little things. From a veteran like Ben Roethlisberger to a second-year player in Bud Dupree, they’re all putting forth…


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Ike Taylor Sees Breakout Year For Ryan Shazier

Last week, NFL Network’s website posted an article asking several panelists who they believe would be one of the next breakout stars for the 2016 season. Former Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor was on that panel, and it may not surprise you to learn that his choice was a member…


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Mike Tomlin Isn’t Scared By Rookie Artie Burns’ Ability To Listen

Including the team’s rookie minicamp, Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Artie Burns has now participated in 13 total practices as he heads into day-two of the annual mandatory minicamp. That’s likely more than enough time for Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin to get a good grasp on what this year’s first-round draft pick…


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Mike Tomlin Has Had A Complicated Relationship With Two-Point Conversions

It doesn’t seem all that long ago that you couldn’t even force Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin to attempt a two-point conversion in any but the most clear-cut and straightforward scenarios. Yesterday, we hear talk of him discussing with his quarterback, Ben Roethlisberger, whether or not the offense should…


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Steelers To Wear 1934 Throwback Uniforms Against Jets

It’s long been established that the Pittsburgh Steelers would be wearing their 1934 throwback uniforms once again during the 2016 regular season and as of Wednesday we now know which game it is that they will be donning them. This season the Steelers will wear their 1934 bumble-bee uniforms for…


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Jarvis Jones Needs To Be Trusted As A Closer In 2016

Jarvis Jones has struggled as a pass rusher. Man, I hope you were sitting down for that. Five sacks in three seasons. It is a complicated issue, even if it seems as easy as Jarvis = bust. There are several factors at play – scheme, coverage assignments, the talent around…


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2016 Steelers Stock Watch – TE Jesse James – Stock Up

With the 2016 NFL Draft now over and the bulk of the heavy lifting done with regard to the roster building process now out of the way, it is easier to begin to take stock of where the Pittsburgh Steelers stand at certain positions, and what the implications might be…


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James Harrison Comments On His Sons Playing Tackle Football

When it comes to his own playing career as it pertains to 2016, Pittsburgh Steelers veteran outside linebacker James Harrison made it clear that he only has one thing on his mind, and that is getting a third Super Bowl ring for his collection. It is an entirely different story,…