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Revamped Steelers Defensive Line Has Potential To Rival Smith, Hampton, Keisel

For a long time after the new millennium in 2000, the defensive line of the Pittsburgh Steelers was widely considered the barometer by which opposing defensive lines were measured. The foundation, or bedrock, in the middle, was none other than Casey Hampton, aptly nicknamed “Big Snack”, who’s listed weight of 325 pounds…


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Top Bench Presser Whimpey An Intriguing UDFA For Steelers

For those in attendance at the Utah State Pro Day, they were witnesses to what a chip on the shoulder of a man who goes 6-foot-5 and 295 pounds can do. Kevin Whimpey, the Aggies’ offensive lineman who was a three-year starter, had one goal going in, and that was shattering the…


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Speed, Explosiveness Again A Theme In 2015 Draft For Steelers

Speed was a theme of last year’s draft class, as the Pittsburgh Steelers took Ryan Shazier and his 4.37 in the 40 in the first round, then followed that up by taking the fastest player at the NFL Combine in diminutive scatback, Dri Archer in the third round. This time around, the team had…


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Steelers Have Spot Open For UDFA Along O-Line

Although the ninth lineman is not held in quite the same regard as is the third quarterback within the South Side facility, it’s still generally true that the Pittsburgh Steelers prefer to carry nine offensive linemen on their 53-man roster. And that means that there’s a spot open for one…


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Gerod Holliman Admits Favoring Injured Left Shoulder

At the risk of beating the drum one stroke too often and tearing the canvas, there is another piece to fit in place to the puzzle that is Gerod Holliman, the Louisville free safety and Jim Thorpe Award winner that the Pittsburgh Steelers selected with the 239th overall pick in…


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Sammie Coates Anxious To Get Things Going With Ben Roethlisberger

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver Sammie Coates may be new in town, but he already knows exactly what a quarterback wants to hear. And rather than wait to hear from his new quarterback, one of the first things the Auburn standout did after the Steelers drafted him in the third…


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The Bus Shares Early Bust Carving Pictures

It’s been three months since former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jerome Bettis was measured for his Hall of Fame bust and on Saturday he checked in with the progress of it and even shared pictures of it as it was being carved. It is believed that Blair Buswell is doing…


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Broncos Lose Ohio State TE Jeff Heuerman To An ACL Injury

With two days of their rookie minicamp now in the books, the Pittsburgh Steelers have been fortunate when it comes to injures “None to speak of,” head coach Mike Tomlin said Saturday after practice when asked if there are any injuries that he’s aware of. While the Steelers have been…


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Senquez Golson, Sammie Coates Share A Mutual Respect For One Another

Before they were both drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers last weekend, cornerback Senquez Golson and wide receiver Sammie Coates new quite about each other thanks to them both playing their college football in the SEC. After Friday’s first rookie minicamp practice, Golson was asked to talk about Coates the player….



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Steelers T Alejandro Villanueva Excused From Rookie Minicamp

If you are like me, you were hoping to hear some positive news this weekend about Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Alejandro Villanueva during the annual rookie minicamp, but according to reports, the former Army captain was excused for the session so that he could get married. Bud Dupree and Anthony Chickillo…


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Video: Antonio Brown’s Children Are Also Fast

Prior to being drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers, wide receiver Antonio Brown posted a 4.57 second 40-yard-dash time at the 2010 NFL Scouting Combine. A month later he ran at his pro-day and posted a time of 4.48 seconds. It looks like he passed that speed on to his children…


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Report: Steelers To Wear 1934 Striped Bumble-Bee Throwback Uniforms In 2015

The Pittsburgh Steelers are really getting mileage out of their 1934 throwback uniforms and early reports are suggesting that we will see them again during the 2015 season. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports Saturday afternoon that the striped bumble-bee jerseys will be worn at Heinz Field when the Steelers host the Oakland…


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Steelers 2015 Rookie Minicamp Video: Coaching Continues On Saturday

Saturday marks the second day of rookie minicamp practices for the Pittsburgh Steelers and thanks to Ken Laird of Trib Live Radio, we have a few more sights and sounds to pass along through the magic of Youtube. I think you will find the video featuring defensive line instruction given by…