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Steelers LB Jason Worilds Fined $10,000 For Punch In AFC Wild Card Game

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Jason Worilds took a swing at Baltimore Ravens tight end Crockett Gillmore Saturday night in the AFC Wild Card loss at Heinz Field and the league has made him pay for it. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Worilds was fined $10,000 by the NFL…


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Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger To Skip Pro Bowl

You don’t have to worry about Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger getting injured in the Pro Bowl this year as the veteran has decided not to play in it. According to the official website of the New Orleans Saints, Roethlisberger will be replaced on the Pro Bowl roster by quarterback…


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Divisional Playoff Round: Friday Night Five Questions

The 2014 season might be over now for the Pittsburgh Steelers but that doesn’t mean we will be taking the rest of the winter off. Just like we did during the season, we will have a new set of five questions for you to answer every Friday evening. Thank you…


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Steelers Re-Sign LB Terence Garvin; Sign Five Others To Reserve/Future Contracts

The Pittsburgh Steelers added five more players to their offseason roster on Friday as the team announced the signing of wide receiver Brelan Chancellor, defensive end Matt Conrath, safety Alden Darby, tight end Michael Egnew and linebacker Roosevelt Nix to reserve future contracts. In addition to those players, the team…


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Extending Big Ben Should Be Steelers Top Offseason Priority 

What exactly makes a franchise quarterback? If there are 32 NFL franchises, does that mean there exists 32 legitimate franchise quarterbacks? If you include such names as Tampa Bay’s Josh McCown or the Houston Texans’ musical chairs grouping of Ryan Fitzpatrick/Ryan Mallett/Tom Savage, the answer is a definitive no. “If…



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AFC North Built For Trench Warfare On Offense

Over the past five drafts or so, the Pittsburgh Steelers actively began replenishing their depleted offensive line by investing high draft picks at the position, including first round picks on center Maurkice Pouncey and right guard David DeCastro. Completing the starting lineup are left guard Ramon Foster, a former undrafted…



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Steelers 2014 Final Defensive Charting Notes

As we’ve done sporadically throughout the season, we’ll go through our final master defensive chart for the final time. We’ll highlight some of the most interesting tidbits the charting told us. Sorted by position below. If you are curious about a stat/figure that you don’t see below, feel free to…


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Steelers vs Ravens Wildcard Round Film Review: Brandon Williams

Sometimes an opposing player has such a significant impact on a game against the Pittsburgh Steelers that it’s worth taking a look at that player when reviewing a game. In fact, this is something that I should have spent more time doing this past season. Fortunately, or rather, unfortunately, there…


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Steelers vs Ravens Wildcard Round Film Review: Maurkice Pouncey

Against the Baltimore Ravens, Pittsburgh Steelers All-Pro center Maurkice Pouncey had perhaps his worst game of the season, faring poorly, overall, in both run blocking and in pass protection—with smatterings of good mixed in, of course. Much of that had to do with Ravens’ second-year defensive tackle Brandon Williams, whom…


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Lions General Manager Expects 2015 Salary Cap To Be Around $143 Million

Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew met with the media Thursday to talk about the future of the team that he runs. While answering salary cap related questions about the team, Mayhew said he expects the salary cap to go up about $10 million this upcoming year, to around $143…


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Former Steelers Bettis, Greene Named 2015 Pro Football Hall Of Fame Finalists

Former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jerome Bettis and linebacker Kevin Greene were among the 15 modern era finalists announced on Thursday evening for the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2015. This will make the fifth straight year that Bettis has made it to the final 15. The Notre Dame…



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What Do The Steelers Do With The 22nd Pick?

Now that the 2014 season is in the books, at least for the Pittsburgh Steelers, a lot of attention is given to the NFL combine, free agency and the draft. Historically, the Steelers have sat quiet during the free agency bonanza, and instead chose to build the team via the…