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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 […]

Steelers Six From Around The Web – February 16th – Mike Mayock Conference Call Edition

16 February 2012

NFL.com draft guru Mike Mayock held his pre NFL combine conference call on Wednesday and if you are a draft nut like I am, you will want to listen to this in it\’s entirety. In response to the Mayock call, Lance Zierlein chimed in with his own thoughts on the players that Mayock discussed. It […]

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Ward\’s Return In 2012 Has Mixed Reactions From Fans

16 February 2012

By Christina Rivers Ultimately, it may be the salary cap,  salary restructuring or just simply an assessment that the team needs to move on that decides Hines Ward\’s fate and whether he will remain with the Pittsburgh Steelers and retire as a member of the team.  A lot of analysis around the league and media […]

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Salary Cap Savings & Injury Benefit Clarification Should Hampton & Mendenhall Be Released

16 February 2012

As the Pittsburgh Steelers get closer to having to make key personnel decisions for salary cap purposes, I thought I would take time to research out the ramifications of terminating the contracts of nose tackle Casey Hampton and running back Rashard Mendenhall from both a salary cap savings angle and because both are still recovering […]

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The Steel City Stare Down Between Roethlisberger & Haley Needs To End Soon

15 February 2012

The Pittsburgh Steelers introduced Todd Haley has their new offensive coordinator last Thursday and according to an interview Tuesday evening with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, the two still haven\’t sat down to talk to each other yet. Is it a huge deal? Likely not in the grand scheme of things perhaps, but it is an important […]

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Ben Roethlisberger Does Not Think Quarterbacks Should Be Yelled At

15 February 2012

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was interviewed by Mike Prisuta of DVE radio on Tuesday and the interview was broadcasted this morning. Prisuta asked Roethlisberger a whole range of questions that included his thoughts on his style of play, his meeting with Art Rooney II and also about the reputation that precedes new offensive coordinator […]

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Steelers GM Kevin Colbert Says Weslye Saunders Did Not Test Positive For Street Drug

15 February 2012

While wrapping up his interview with DVE radio Wednesday morning, Pittsburgh Steelers GM Kevin Colbert was asked about the four game suspension recently handed down to tight end Weslye Saunders. He was asked if the report is accurate and if indeed Saunders has jeopardized his career with the Steelers as a result. Colbert said, “The […]

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Steelers GM Kevin Colbert Says Hire Of Todd Haley Was Sole Decision Of Mike Tomlin

15 February 2012

Pittsburgh Steelers GM Kevin Colbert has been making the media rounds this week leading up to the NFL combine and in addition to the interview he gave KDKA radio Wednesday morning, he also talked to DVE Radio as well. One question that Mike Prisuta asked Colbert was about the hiring of new offensive coordinator Todd […]

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Steelers GM Kevin Colbert Talks Ward, Mendenhall, Smith, Haley & Salary Cap

15 February 2012

Pittsburgh Steelers GM Kevin Colbert joined KDKA radio this morning to answer questions about several things the team is facing this offseason. Colbert started out talking about Hines Ward, and said that there still has not been a decision made on his future and that they are still in that decision making process. He talked […]

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Pittsburgh Steelers 2012 Free Agents Analysis: WR Jerricho Cotchery

15 February 2012

Onward we go with our player by player look at the Pittsburgh Steelers 2012 Free Agents as we get closer to the beginning of the 2012 free agency period. I have finished my analysis on all of the Steelers restricted free agents and we now move forward to the unrestricted free agents. We will kick […]

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Roethlisberger Motivated By Eli Manning & Looking To Come To Camp Lighter Than Ever

15 February 2012

New Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley will not be the only one pushing quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to step up his game in 2012, as Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports Wednesday morning that Roethlisberger told him that he has a little extra motivation now because New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has now […]

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Report: Roethlisberger & Harrison Ready To Restructure Contracts To Help With Salary Cap

15 February 2012

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review is reporting early Wednesday morning that that the agents of Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and linebacker James Harrison have both said that their clients are agreeable to restructuring their contracts before the start of the NFL\’s new year to help the team get in compliance with the salary cap. March 13th […]

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Not Signing Own Unrestricted Free Agents Prior To Free Agency Is Nothing New For Steelers

14 February 2012

Pittsburgh Steelers GM Kevin Colbert suggested on Monday that none of the team\’s remaining 10 unrestricted free agents will be re-signed before the free agency period begins on March 13th and while this news may sound out of the ordinary for some, it is really nothing out of the ordinary for them. The Steelers have […]

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Report: No More Poison Pills Per New CBA & How It Affects Mike Wallace

14 February 2012

The threat of the Pittsburgh Steelers losing restricted free agent Mike Wallace to another team because of a poison pill included in an offer sheet seems to be no more as Mike Florio reports today that he has been informed that the ability of one team to sign another player to an offer sheet that […]

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La Canfora Stands By Report That Hines Ward Will Not Be Back With Steelers

14 February 2012

NFL.com reporter Jason La Canfora joined 93.7 The Fan Tuesday morning to answer questions about his Friday evening report that stated Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward would not be back with the team in 2012. When he was asked if he still was convinced that Ward would not be back after GM Kevin Colbert […]

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The Terrible Podcast – Talking Ward, Cotchery, Wallace, Mendenhall & Hampton Episode

14 February 2012

Season 2, Episode 77 of The Terrible Podcast is up and with David Todd back in the hosting chair we have quite a bit to talk about as the Steelers are still making a lot of news in the early part of the offseason. We start with the continuing drama surrounding the situation of Hines […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – February 14th – Mendenhall Has No Timetable For Return Edition

14 February 2012

Teresa Varley caught up with running back Rashard Mendenhall who told her that he has not circled a date on the calendar for when he wants to be back from his ACL surgery. Former Steelers tight end Mark Bruener is now a scout with the Steelers now and recently did a Q & A with […]

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Casey Hampton Also A Candidate For PUP If He Returns To Steelers In 2012

14 February 2012

Pittsburgh Steelers GM Kevin Colbert not only acknowledged the reality of running back Rashard Mendenhall starting the 2012 season on the PUP list, but also told reporters on Monday that veteran nose tackle Casey Hampton will definitely be a PUP candidate if he is back with the Steelers in 2012 according to Scott Brown of […]

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A Small Window For Isaac Redman

14 February 2012

By Jeremy Hritz Isaac Redman had two solid games at the conclusion of the 2011 season, though one of them came against the porous Cleveland Browns and was adulterated by two fumbles. Against the Denver Broncos in the Wild Card playoff game, Redman carried for 121 yards, with a 7.1 yard per carry average. His […]

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Jerricho Cotchery Hoping For 4 Or 5 Year Deal To Return To Steelers

13 February 2012

The Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver that has been in the news the most this past week has of course been Hines Ward. The Steelers have yet to make a decision on Ward returning in 2012 according to Steelers GM Kevin Colbert on Monday and Colbert also added that the Steelers likely will not be able […]

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Clarifying Comments By Kevin Colbert On Rashard Mendenhall In Regards To PUP

13 February 2012

As usual there is a bit of overreaction today in regards to the comments that Pittsburgh Steelers GM Kevin Colbert made about running back Rashard Mendenhall. Mendenhall of course tore his right ACL in the season finale against the Cleveland Browns and had surgery to repair it in early January. The rehabilitation of such injury […]

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Putting Franchise Tag On Mike Wallace Makes Most Sense For The Steelers

13 February 2012

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace is currently a restricted free agent and team president Art Rooney II said in his 2011 season wrap up interview that signing Wallace to a long term contract would be a priority. The Steelers could just place a first round restrictive tender on Wallace, but that would not prevent […]

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Colbert Says Mendenhall Likely To Start 2012 On PUP & No Decision Made Yet On Ward

13 February 2012

Pittsburgh Steelers GM Kevin Colbert has been giving interviews over the last few days and Scott Brown from the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and Ed Bouchette from the Pittsburgh Post Gazette are reporting some of the things that Colbert said to them today. First off in regards to running back Rashard Mendenhall, who suffered a torn ACL […]

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Production Of 36 Year Old Wide Receivers In Regards To Hines Ward

13 February 2012

There was an interesting discussion this morning on Trib Live Radio in regards to 36 year old wide receivers in relation to Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward this morning and how effective those receivers were at that age. I pulled the numbers that you can see below in the table from Pro Football Reference […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – February 13th – Colbert Speaks Edition

13 February 2012

Bob Labriola has a transcript up on steelers.com of a Q & A session he had recently with Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert. Former Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kurt Warner joined 93.7 The Fan to talk about Todd Haley, his former offensive coordinator in Arizona. Dejan Kovacevic wrote about the ongoing Hines Ward saga and how […]

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Steelers May Get An Extra $506K Worth Of Salary Cap Space In 2012

12 February 2012

Every penny helps, especially when it relates to the NFL salary cap and it looks as if the Pittsburgh Steelers might have another $506,000 worth of salary cap space to work with if the report today by Mike Florio is correct. As Florio points out, there is an important provision in the new Collective Bargaining […]

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Factors Other Than Money Likely Play Bigger Role In Steelers Decision On Hines Ward

12 February 2012

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward will remain a hot talking point until a decision is made about his 2012 status with team. It resurfaced as a hot topic Friday night after a report by Jason La Canfora stated that Ward will not be back with Steelers next season according to his sources. Since that […]

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