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Steelers UDFA Murphy Took The Scenic Route On Way To NFL

When Boston College quarterback, Tyler Murphy, was a youngster, he idolized former Boston College and now Atlanta Falcons star, Matt Ryan. He eventually landed at the college, but not with a bunch of stars or the “big man on campus” label like a lot of today’s hot shot recruits. In…


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Where Are They Now? Baron Batch

From high school gridirons to signing days and college campuses to draft day and million dollar salaries, football has certain stages of it, with the NFL obviously being the pinnacle. But what happens after the NFL? For some, like current Oakland Raider Charles Woodson, he’s been playing almost the equivalent…


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Lack Of Numbers At Key Positions Favor Tryout Candidates

The Pittsburgh Steelers began their rookie minicamp yesterday, during which the team’s new draft picks, undrafted free agents, and first-year players all participate as a sort of introductory session into the new league year, and into the world of professional sports. In addition to the above-named group of players currently…


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Steelers Rookie Corners Could Be Two Dogs Competing For One Bone

During the 2015 NFL Draft, the Pittsburgh Steelers added a pair of cornerbacks to their depth chart within the first four rounds. With their second-round selection, the team drafted Senquez Golson. Two rounds later, their first pick on the third day of the draft went to Doran Grant. The Steelers…


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Terence Garvin Has More Competition For His Spot This Offseason

Two years ago, right around this time, Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Terence Garvin participated in the team’s rookie minicamp on a tryout basis, and he performed well enough that he got the team to knock somebody else off their offseason roster to fit him in. As the summer progressed, he still…


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Discipline For Patriots Should Not End With Tom Brady Suspension

A report surfaced yesterday from Gary Myers of the New York Daily News that the league does indeed intend to issue a suspension of some duration for New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in his role—and his lack of cooperation with—find findings of the Ted Wells investigation into his team…


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The Winner Of The 2015 Steelers Mock Draft Contest Is …

I have finally managed to grade all of the 2015 Pittsburgh Steelers mock draft contest submissions and according to the results that I have, users SkoolHouseRoxx, Brian Miller, boz2300 and SoCal Steel all finished with 310 points. However, SoCal Steel was closest on the tiebreaker as he had 121 for the overall selection number for tight…


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Report: League Will Suspend Patriots QB Tom Brady Next Week

It’s beginning to look more and more like New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady will indeed have to serve some kind of suspension during the upcoming season for his believed involvement in the deflation of the footballs prior to last year’s AFC Championship Game against the Indianapolis Colts. According to…


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Jaguars 1st-Round Pick Dante Fowler Jr. Out For Season After Tearing ACL

The injury bug has already hit the Jacksonville Jaguars and it hit them hard. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, Jaguars first-round draft pick Dante Fowler Jr. tore the ACL in his left knee during the first day of rookie minicamp and will now be out for the rest of the season….



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Akron DB Martel Durant To Tryout For Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers already have 18 undrafted players at their rookie minicamp on a tryout basis and another one will be joining the team on Saturday. According to Axios Sports, Akron defensive back Martel Durant was called Friday and asked to come to Pittsburgh for a tryout. ***BREAKING NEWS*** @AxiosSports…



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Steelers UDFA C B.J. Finney Had To Take a Picture Of The Franco Statue

To say that former Kansas State center B.J. Finney is happy to member of the Pittsburgh Steelers is probably a bit of an understatement. Finney, if you remember, was very emotional when he told his friends and family that he signed with the Steelers as an undrafted free agent shortly…


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Steelers 2015 Rookie Minicamp Video: Passing Drills

The Pittsburgh Steelers rookie minicamp got underway on Friday and we’re already beginning to get some sights and sounds in from the first practice. Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review posted a few videos from the wide receiver drills with quarterbacks Tajh Boyd, D.J. Williams and Tyler Murphy doing the…


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Steelers Sign 6th Round Draft Pick L.T. Walton

The Pittsburgh Steelers have already signed one of their eight selections from the 2015 NFL Draft as Central Michigan defensive lineman L.T. Walton has now put his autograph on his four-year rookie contract. Walton’s four-year contract should total out around of $2,381,672 and include a signing bonus of around $101,672….