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Report: Chiefs To Sign DE Nick Williams Off Of Steelers Practice Squad

It sounds like the Pittsburgh Steelers will lose another defensive player off of their practice squad on Tuesday. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Kansas City Chiefs will sign defensive end Nick Williams off of the Steelers practice squad on Tuesday. #Chiefs are planning to sign DL Nick Williams off #Steelers practice […]

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Odell Beckham Jr. One-Handed Catch The Greatest Catch Of All-Time?

Hopefully you were able to witness the one-handed catch in the end zone made by New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. against the Dallas Cowboys Sunday night right when it happened as it might go down in history as the greatest catch of all-time. In case you did miss Beckham’s catch, below […]

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Steelers Bye Week: Friday Night Five Questions

The Pittsburgh Steelers are off this week, but that doesn’t mean that I am going to let you have the week off. As usual, I have five questions for you that I would like you to answer concerning the Steelers. If you will, please answer each as thoroughly as possible. I hope that all of […]

Hines Ward Retires From Pittsburgh Steelers – Full Press Conference Audio

20 March 2012

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward announced his retirement today during a noon press conference at the Steelers facility after 14 seasons. Ward stated that he could not fathom putting on another uniform and was very choked up when talking about Steeler Nation and the support that he has received following his release. Ward stated […]

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Hines Ward Expected To Announce Retirement At Noon Press Conference

20 March 2012

Former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward has scheduled a noon press conference for today on the South Side of Pittsburgh at the team\’s facilities. The speculation is that Ward, the Steelers all-time leading receiver, may announce his retirement today. He has maintained that he still wanted to play up until now, after being informed […]

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Rehashing Rashard Mendenhall News That Really Isn\’t New News

19 March 2012

A blog post by Ed Bouchette on Monday, that focused on Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall, sent shock waves through Steeler Nation as well as the national media. It really shouldn\’t have though as it really wasn\’t new news. In his post Bouchette stated that it’s possible that Mendenhall, who tore his right ACL […]

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Report: William Gay To Visit Titans On Tuesday

19 March 2012

The William Gay free agency tour has added a stop on its itinerary as Jim Wyatt, Tennessee Titans beat writer for the The Tennessean, reported on Twitter Monday evening that Gay has a visit scheduled with the Titans on Tuesday. Gay reportedly visited with the Arizona Cardinals on Monday and there is no word that […]

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Report: Steelers Sign Former WVU TE Will Johnson & Bring Back WR Wes Lyons

19 March 2012

According to Geoff Coyle of West Virginia Illustrated, the Pittsburgh Steelers have signed former West Virginia wide tight end Will Johnson after after impressing Pittsburgh scouts at the West Virginia Pro Day this past Friday. Johnson measures in at nearly 6 feet, 2 inches and weighed 242 pounds. He did 30 reps of 225 at […]

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Cardinals Bring In William Gay For A Visit Monday

19 March 2012

It should come as no surprise that the Arizona Cardinals brought Pittsburgh Steelers free agent cornerback William Gay in for a visit on Monday as the Cardinals defensive coordinator is Ray Horton, who coached the Steelers defensive backs prior to leaving for Arizona. Gay is an unrestricted free agent and is free to sign with […]

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Mike Wallace To Denver Broncos Talk Will Now Dominate Free Agency

19 March 2012

Quarterback Peyton Manning has now handed out his free agent bachelor rose to the Denver Broncos, and with the flurry off big named free agency signings now behind us, the full force speculation will now turn back to Pittsburgh Steelers restricted free agent wide receiver Mike Wallace, and if the Broncos will pursue him with […]

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Panthers Add Mike Tolbert To Large Stable Of Running Backs

19 March 2012

Unrestricted free agent running back Mike Tolbert is off the market as of Monday morning as he has signed a 4-year deal with the Carolina Panthers according to his agent Joel Turner. There had been speculation over the weekend by San Diego Chargers beat writer Kevin Acee that Tolbert would land with either the Panthers […]

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History Of Steelers Big Name Free Agent Losses Under Kevin Colbert

19 March 2012

I posted the other day about the free agents that the Pittsburgh Steelers have signed from other teams since Kevin Colbert took over in 2000 and now we will look at the notable free agent players that were signed away under the Colbert watch dating back to 2000. I use the word notable only in […]

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Steelers Could Be Winners No Matter What In The Mike Tolbert Chase

18 March 2012

By Cian Fahey This time of year is generally pretty quiet in Pittsburgh for football fans, as the Pittsburgh Steelers generally don\’t make too many waves in free agency. They do make waves however, it\’s just, they tend to be tiny ripples opposed to major tsunamis. While the team is adverse to signing big name free […]

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Hritz Steelers Mock Draft: First Edition

18 March 2012

By Jeremy Hritz We are moving closer to the NFL Draft, and closer to the conclusion to the Mike Wallace speculation. Once Wallace signs his tender or new contract with the Steelers, or once he signs with another team, the direction of the Steelers in the draft will become clearer. For now, considering all of […]

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Dwindling Free Agent Market Could Speed Up Mike Wallace Negotiations

17 March 2012

By Cian Fahey After the San Francisco 49ers took a flier on Randy Moss early on in free agency, and now the New England Patriots now signing Brandon Lloyd, the Pittsburgh Steelers are all but certain to retain Mike Wallace for the coming season at his lowest RFA salary. Now the focus for the Steelers […]

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Report: Mike Tolbert Not Visiting With Steelers Saturday

17 March 2012

Last night Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune reported that unrestricted free agent running back Mike Tolbert was likely to land with the Pittsburgh Steelers or the Carolina Panthers and that Tolbert had a visit set up Saturday with an undisclosed team. In my post last night that relayed the report from Acee, I […]

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Why The Steelers Don\’t Need A March Madness To Impress Me

17 March 2012

By Christina Rivers While 31 teams in the NFL turn free agency into haberdashery, selling and buying up players like they\’re playing the stock market, the Pittsburgh Steelers use March to reflect, inspect and quietly make their moves. The Steelers organization has always appeared to play chess during the period instead of following the \’trend\’. […]

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Report: Mike Tolbert Expected To Land With Steelers Or Panthers

16 March 2012

Kevin Acee, San Diego Chargers beat writer for the San Diego Union-Tribune, reports tonight on Twitter that unrestricted free agent running back Mike Tolbert is expected to land with either the Pittsburgh Steelers or Carolina Panthers. Acee added that he was told that the Tolbert situation isn\’t like the Malcom Floyd one in 2011, who […]

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The Terrible Podcast – Najeh Staley & Duce Davenport Episode

16 March 2012

Season 2, Episode 88 of The Terrible Podcast is up and with David Todd and I are back for our third and final podcast this week. We open up talking about the pay cut that Casey Hampton took and what it means to his 2012 status and also what it means to the Steelers salary […]

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History Of Steelers Free Agency Signings Under Kevin Colbert

16 March 2012

The 2012 NFL free agency signing period is in full swing now and a lot of the major signings are now behind us. The Pittsburgh Steelers have yet to lose any of their own unrestricted free agents up until this point and as usual they have yet to sign any unrestricted free agents to no […]

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Looking At The Tight End Combine Results

16 March 2012

By Christopher DiMarino The big question fans are wondering this offseason is what positions the Pittsburgh Steelers will go after in this draft. That is the big question to ask when analyzing tight ends for this draft. Keep in mind that Heath Miller is only 30 (in October) and David Johnson, Weslye Saunders and Jamie […]

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Looking At The Borrowed 2012 Veteran Salary Cap Credits

16 March 2012

I have received a few emails concerning the 2012 veteran salary cap credits and thought it would be a good night to post about it. Quite a few people seem to be under the impression that this year is the same as last year and that teams can apply (3) $1,000,0000 million credits on three […]

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Jarret Johnson Would Have Had To Throw Up On His Jersey Had Steelers Signed Him

15 March 2012

Former Baltimore Ravens outside linebacker Jarret Johnson signed with San Diego Chargers on Wednesday and called into WBAL radio on Thursday to discuss his departure from Baltimore. Late in the interview Johnson was asked if his leaving the Ravens was any less painful because he did not not end up signing with Pittsburgh Steelers, New […]

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Steelers Are Winning NFL Free Agency In AFC North Without Even Making A Move

15 March 2012

By Cian Fahey As the Pittsburgh Steelers carry out their tradition of sitting silently and watching other teams overspend on NFL free agents, the team is happily watching on as their biggest rivals faltered early on. The saying goes “If you\’re not getting better, you\’re getting worse,” but the saying doesn\’t take into account the […]

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Report: Casey Hampton Takes Pay Cut In Contract Restructure

15 March 2012

Judging by the report by Brian McIntyre, Pittsburgh Steelers nose tackle Casey Hampton has taken a reduction in his 2012 base salary and eliminated his $1 million workout bonus. Hampton, who is headed into the final year of his three year contract, was scheduled to earn a $4.89 million base salary to go along with […]

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No Steelers Free Agency News Here – 2012 NFL Free Agency Day Two Recap

15 March 2012

Ho-hum. Another busy day around the NFL as teams continued to sign free agents. The Pittsburgh Steelers of course were not one of those teams and this should come to no surprise to anyone. Perhaps the biggest news involving the Steelers on Wednesday was that Chicago Bears free agent tight end Kellen Davis, who was […]

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2012 Steelers Roster Position Highlight: Tight End

14 March 2012

By Christopher DiMarino The Pittsburgh Steelers are in a bit of a precarious situation regarding the tight end position. The 2012 season was big year for tight ends around the league. New records were set and the position saw heavy involvement in effective passing attacks. For the Steelers, it was a very average year for […]

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Looking At The DeSean Jackson & Pierre Garcon Contract Numbers

14 March 2012

The Philadelphia Eagles signed franchised wide receiver DeSean Jackson to a 5-year deal on Wednesday, and as expected, the over-reaction was wide spread as to what it might mean to Pittsburgh Steelers restricted free agent Mike Wallace. The contract numbers are already out per Pro Football Talk and this is a classic example of why […]

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The Terrible Podcast – Talking Free Agency With Matt Williamson From ESPN Episode

14 March 2012

Season 2, Episode 87 of The Terrible Podcast is up and with David Todd and I are back at it with another special edition podcast as we discuss what happened in day one of the 2012 NFL free agency signing period. We go over quite a few of the moves made on Tuesday and delve […]

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