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Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Panthers Breakdown

Game notes from the preseason finale between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Carolina Panthers. This will be an abridged version since some of these players aren’t even in Pittsburgh anymore. An eye towards the players here and the New England Patriots in Week One is more important. First Half – Kick…



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Will Johnson Could Help Bridge RB Gap Over First Two Weeks If Necessary

With the Pittsburgh Steelers’ decision to release both Josh Harris and Jawon Chisholm, the team currently has only DeAngelo Williams and Dri Archer as running backs on the 53-man roster. It is notable, however, that they kept two players that they list as fullbacks in Will Johnson and, perhaps the…


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Ross Cockrell The Third CB Added By Steelers Before Season In Three Years

As it turns out, Ross Cockrell’s misfortune was the Pittsburgh Steelers’ gain. The second-year cornerback spent most of his training camp time with the Buffalo Bills nursing a knee injury. He was inactive for the team’s first three preseason games before his release on the 31st of last month in…



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Steelers With Options To Add Along The Offensive Line

It feels almost certain the Pittsburgh Steelers are going to be in the market for an interior offensive lineman. The team currently only has seven healthy offensive lineman, and it’s a scary thought to imagine Chris Hubbard – or Doug Legursky if he’s brought back – as the top immediate…




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Tomlin Has Yet To Decide On Steelers Return Game Division Of Labor

As the Pittsburgh Steelers now prepare for the 2015 regular-season opener against the New England Patriots, it appears on the surface as though wide receiver Antonio Brown will once again be the team’s primary punt returner. During his Saturday press conference, Mike Tomlin was asked if that will indeed be…


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Mike Tomlin Discusses New Steelers CB Ross Cockrell

On Saturday, the Pittsburgh Steelers announced that they had signed cornerback Ross Cockrell to the roster and that’s probably not overly surprising being as they showed some interest in him prior to the 2014 NFL draft. During his Saturday press conference, head coach Mike Tomlin talked a little about the…


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Tomlin Hints That More Roster Moves Could Be Forthcoming Prior To Patriots Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now finalized their initial 53 man roster for the 2015 season, but during his Saturday press conference, head coach Mike Tomlin hinted that a more moves might be forthcoming prior to the team’s Thursday night regular season opener against the New England Patriots. “We’re going through…


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Steelers Final Cuts Day Two: Live Blog

As we did yesterday, we’ll keep you up to date with the roster moves the Pittsburgh Steelers make. Each team has until 4 PM today to get down to their 53 man roster. The Steelers cut the following players yesterday. RB Jawon Chisholm WR Jarrod West WR Shakim Phillips NT…


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Preseason Charting Notes: Defense

With the preseason over and cuts already being made with an eye to the regular season, we’ll take one last look at the preseason. Some notes based off my preseason charting for the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense. – Excluding ones brought back by penalty, the Steelers’ defense faced 317 plays in…


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Steelers Likely To Sign Former North Texas Tackle To Practice Squad

While it’s far from being official, it looks like the Pittsburgh Steelers are destined to sign rookie undrafted free agent tackle Antonio Johnson to their 10-man practice squad at the beginning of next week. Former #Saints OL Antonio Johnson, an undrafted rookie waived on Tuesday, plans to sign with Steelers…


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Steelers Look Set To Carry 10 LBs For First Time In Two Decades

The 53-man roster is not set in stone just yet—and the waiver wire can quickly change things in the coming days—but when the Pittsburgh Steelers officially announce their cuts later today, the indications suggest that among those who remain will be 10 linebackers, with five inside and five outside. If…