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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Tuesday August 18th

Let us hope the early success of undrafted rookie free agent running back Isaac Redman is not going to his head, On Sunday during the goal-line drill he spiked the ball after going into the endzone and that did not set well with the veterans on defense. Jim Wexell has…


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Steelers Training Camp Day 18 – Hot In Pittsburgh

The Steelers held two practice sessions on Monday on what was a very hot day in Latrobe. Injury wise the Steelers remain relatively healthy. Offensive linemen Darnell Stapleton (knee) remains sidelined and likely will not start practicing until next week. Running back Frank Summers (groin) and wide receiver Shaun McDonald…


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Father Of Anthony Madison Dies

Still trying to confirm reports, but Jim Morris of the NFL Alumni Fourth & Goal Foundation reported on his Twitter page that the father of Steelers defensive back, Anthony Madison has died. Madison left practice earlier today. The thoughts and prayers go out to the Madison family from the Steeler…


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Is Tony Hills Last Shot On The Right Side?

The Steelers seem to be trying every possible scenario in order to keep second year Tony Hills on the roster. The emergence of rookie undrafted free agent Ramon Foster has Hill clearly on the bubble at this point. In the first pre-season game against the Arizona Cardinals, the Steelers lined…


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Just How Safe Is Carey Davis?

All of the experts will tell you that running back Carey Davis is a safe bet to make the 53 man roster. But just how safe is that bet? Without a doubt, Davis is a special team warrior, but with the rise of rookie free agent running back, Isaac Redman…


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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Monday August 17th

Offensive lineman Darnell Stapleton had the staples removed from his surgically repaired knee on Sunday and proclaimed that there‚Äôs no doubt in his mind that he can come back and play this season. Jim Wexell reports on free agent running back, Isaac Redman, work against the first string goal line…


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Steelers Cardinals Game Report Card

I have just finished watching the Steelers Cardinals game for the third time. Below is my report card for the first preseason game along with notes I made. Offense Quarterbacks – Ben Roethlisberger played only two series and Charlie Batch just one. Ben showed he still has his escapability when…



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Preseason Game 1 Recap: Steelers 20 Cardinals 10

Steelers rookie undrafted free agent running back Isaac Redman and punter Dan Sepulveda stole the show in the preseason opening 20-10 win Thursday night against the Arizona Cardinals at Heinz Field. Redman, from Bowie State, ran 10 times for 32 yards and 2 touchdowns in second half action. Redman began…


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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Thursday August 13th

The NFL has suspended Cleveland Browns wide receiver Donte\’ Stallworth for the entire 2009 season. The suspension means the Browns don\’t have to release him and suffer a sizable hit to their 2009 salary cap and they will get a credit on this year\’s cap for the $745,000 base salary….


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10 Things To Look For Thursday Versus Arizona

The Steelers kick off their pre-season Thursday night versus the Arizona Cardinals at Heinz Field. Below are 10 things to look for in the first game. Return Game – The Steelers return game ranked 31st in punt return average and 29th in kickoff return average during the 2008 season and…


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2008 Regular Season Play Direction Rushing Offense Report

Below is a table I put together of the 2008 rushing offense play direction report. You can see they ran best around the left end, but did it the least and ran up the middle the most for a rank of 28th in the league. Left End Left Tackle Left…


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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Wednesday August 12th

Ryan McGee for ESPN E:60 had a great story last night on lifelong Steelers fan, Bob Zinski, who is battling cancer. Here is the link to the story and below is a brief interview. Keep up the fight Bob, we are praying for you. Dennis Dillon of the Sporting News…


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Steelers Training Camp Day 12 – Wallace Keeps Pushing Sweed

The Steelers offense continued to look good on Tuesday as wide receiver Mike Wallace continues to impress. Head coach Mike Tomlin is upping the practice tempo and working on last minute special team details for Thursday night. Running back Rashard Mendenhall, cornerback Joe Burnett and linebacker Andre Frazier all had…


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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Tuesday August 11th

The Chris Mortensen ESPN tour came through Latrobe on Monday. Mortensen really did not reveal anything earth shattering in his camp report article, he did however have wide receiver Hines Ward on his bus for an interview. Below is the video. John Harris has a story on right tackle Willie…