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PFF Names Kelvin Beachum Pittsburgh’s Secret Superstar

During the offseason, every avenue that covers football tries to put together features to fill the news void during the down times. In spite of the site’s negative reputation among some people, one of these features that I’ve often found myself enjoying is Pro Football Focus’ “Secret Superstars” series of…


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2015 Steelers Pre-Training Camp Depth Chart Update: Tight End

The Pittsburgh Steelers have recently concluded their offseason schedule, complete with nine OTA practices and the three-day minicamp, and are currently off for about five weeks before they re-emerge in Latrobe for the start of training camp. Not much is expected to happen between now and then as far as…


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Terrelle Pryor Claimed By Browns

The Cleveland Browns have claimed the newly converted wide receiver Terrelle Pryor off waivers, according to Pro Football Talk. Terrelle Pryor was claimed on waivers by the Browns per source. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) June 22, 2015 Though there was never any reported interest this time around, it was thought possible…


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Dick LeBeau One Of Three Winners For Dr. Z Award

Former Pittsburgh Steelers’ defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau has been named one of three recipients of the Dr. Z Award by the Professional Football Writers of America. The award is given to assistant coaches for their lifetime achievement in the league. It’s named after Paul Zimmerman, a Sports Illustrated writer for 29 years until…


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Steelers Antonio Brown To Be Part Of Sunday Night Football Opening In 2015

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown led the league last season in both receptions and receiving yardage and now that’s he established himself as one of the top players currently in the game at his position, he’s more than deserving of the major media recognition he’s now receiving. Monday morning…


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Steelers 2015 Training Camp Preview: The Six Most Intriguing Players

The Pittsburgh Steelers won’t report to training camp for five weeks and while we have quite a few roster battle posts planned for you prior to reporting day, now is a good time to go over some of the most intriguing players currently on the team’s 90-man roster who aren’t…


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Several Steelers Defensive Linemen Were Coached By Ted Cottrell This Offseason

It’s only a matter of time before Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward is signed to a contract extension and following his best season as a professional in 2014 that included him being tied for the team lead in sacks with the now-retired Jason Worilds, the former first-round selection out…


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Steelers Film Room: Re-Scouting Shamarko Thomas – Coverage Ability

Yesterday we re-visited Shamarko Thomas’ college tape in an effort to discover his strengths and weaknesses as he appears slated for a starting role in 2015, his third season in the NFL. We specifically looked at Thomas’ run defense, which was one of the chief traits that led to the…


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Steelers’ Scheme Perfect Fit For Matt Conrath

There’s a desire to be tall. Better on a basketball court, never turned away from a roller coaster ride. But for the last few years, Pittsburgh Steelers’ defensive end Matt Conrath probably wishes he was a little shorter. The height came before his weight. By his senior year of high…


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Contract, Depth Chart Weigh On Future For Sean Spence

When the Pittsburgh Steelers used their third-round selection of the 2012 NFL Draft on inside linebacker Sean Spence, they did so under the belief that he would become a player, and potentially a starter, in time. That wound up being the case this past season, but it didn’t exactly go…


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Josh Harris Doesn’t Plan To Waste Any More Opportunities

Pittsburgh Steelers first-year running back Josh Harris began the 2014 league year without a team, having gone unsigned following the 2014 NFL Draft, but he finished the season being given the most carries for the team during their postseason appearance. When looking back at Harris’ timeline, however, there is certainly…


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Cortez Allen’s Biggest On-Field Issue May Just Be Staying On The Field

Over the course of the past three seasons, encompassing 40 total games played with 18 starts, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Cortez Allen has posted a total of six interceptions to go along with 34 pass breakups, in addition to causing three fumbles. Those are solid numbers, averaging about three turnovers…


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2015 Steelers Pre-Training Camp Depth Chart Update: Running Back

The Pittsburgh Steelers have recently concluded their offseason schedule, complete with nine OTA practices and the three-day minicamp, and are currently off for about five weeks before they re-emerge in Latrobe for the start of training camp. Not much is expected to happen between now and then as far as…


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Steelers Film Room: Re-Scouting Shamarko Thomas

Asking any NFL player to fill the shoes of Troy Polamalu is a hefty task, but requiring those responsibilities of a third-year player who saw just three defensive snaps last season makes the request seem even more monumental. Nevertheless that is what the Pittsburgh Steelers will ask of Shamarko Thomas…


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Ziggy Hood Opens Up About Personal Life

The website The Players Tribune was founded in October of 2014 with content driven by the athletes themselves. Derek Jeter is the founder while the likes of Blake Griffin, Russell Wilson, and Kobe Bryant have made the bylines. Former Pittsburgh Steelers’ defensive end Ziggy Hood wrote a powerful piece on Friday….