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Ask Alex: Steelers’ Mailbag

Welcome back to another chat. Like always, I’ll answer as many questions as I can over the next hour. Before that, I wanted to share a thought I had yesterday. There are probably only like, three US Presidents left. Four, max. I know this because I stumbled on the Bear…


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2016 NFL Scouting Combine Participants

The 2016 NFL Scouting Combine will be getting underway in Indianapolis in less than two weeks and on Thursday the full list of participants were made known. In total, 332 players are currently listed on NFL.com and below is the full list for you to observe. The headings should be…


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Free Agent Steelers CB Brandon Boykin Believes He’s Yet To Hit His Ceiling

In less than four weeks from today, Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Brandon Boykin is scheduled to hit free agency and because of that, there’s a good chance he will already have signed a contract with a new team by March 10. Boykin, as you can probably imagine, is excited about his pending free…


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2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Mississippi State DT Chris Jones

As we delve into the Pittsburgh Steelers offseason, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles…


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2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Iowa C Austin Blythe

As we delve into the Pittsburgh Steelers offseason, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles…


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2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: San Jose St RB Tyler Ervin

As we delve into the Pittsburgh Steelers offseason, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles…


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Steelers 2016 Free Agents Analysis LS Greg Warren – Unrestricted

Player: Greg Warren Position: Long Snapper Experience: 11 Free Agent Status: Unrestricted 2015 Salary Cap Hit: $665,000 2015 Season Breakdown: The time has arrived for arguably the most exciting article of every offseason, the free agency status evaluation of Steelers long snapper Greg Warren, the 34-year old who is one…


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Steelers Should Be In No Rush To Lose Shamarko Thomas

You may have seen a few beat writers recently comment on three-year veteran safety Shamarko Thomas, who of course was projected to be in the starting lineup for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2015 before he lost that opportunity courtesy of some disappointing preseason performances that forced the team to rely…


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2015 Player Exit Meetings – ILB Lawrence Timmons

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ season ended a few weeks earlier that they had planned it to, but now that their 2015 campaign has drawn to a conclusion, it’s time to wrap things up and take stock of where they are and how they got there. Part of that process involves holding…


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Success As Jammer Suggests Increased Special Teams Value For Antwon Blake

Yesterday, I began to touch on fourth-year Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Antwon Blake and how his 2015 circumstances—moving into the starting lineup, but dealing with a hand ligament tear—had likely led to the team juggling and reshaping his special teams responsibilities. In spite of the fact that he was the team’s…



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Steelers Kicking Canuck Shaun Suisham Is Now A U.S. Citizen

The Pittsburgh Steelers “Kicking Canuck” is now an American kicker as of Wednesday. According to Teresa Varley of steelers.com on Twitter, Steelers veteran kicker Shaun Suisham, who was born in Wallaceburg, Ontario, became a United States citizen Wednesday afternoon. Congrats to @steelers kicker Shaun Suisham who became a United States…


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Pressure On Steelers Defense To Provide More Pressure In 2016

Due to the way they played defense all season, none of us should be shocked that the Denver Broncos won the Super Bowl this year. As far as defensive stats go, while the Broncos did lead the league this past regular season in sacks, they also led in a much…


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Why The Steelers Shouldn’t Pick Up The Fifth-Year Option On LB Jarvis Jones

I’ve written quite a bit about the decision that the Pittsburgh Steelers have ahead of them this offseason as it relates to them picking up the fifth-year option on linebacker Jarvis Jones and after giving it some careful consideration, here is how I would handle it. First, while Jones’ $8…


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2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Clemson CB Mackensie Alexander

As we delve into the Pittsburgh Steelers offseason, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles…