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2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Virginia OLB Max Valles

As we delve further into the Pittsburgh Steelers offseason, our attention has begun to shift towards the draft. Like we’ve done all offseason, these reports will cover the prospects of the 2015 NFL Draft, placing an emphasis on those who could help the Steelers the most. A breakdown of one…


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AFC North Pre-Draft Movements: Cleveland Browns

With the 2015 NFL Draft now just a few weeks away and the vast bulk of the free agency period now behind us, we have already gone through the roster changes that the Pittsburgh Steelers have made on a position-by-position basis. Now it’s time to turn our focus to the…


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Running Back Still A Late Priority For Steelers Heading Into Draft

Despite the fact that the Pittsburgh Steelers would seem to have finally hit on a good back up running back for Le’Veon Bell after they went out and signed free agent DeAngelo Williams this offseason, on my draft board, I still have the position as a high priority on day…


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Steelers Should Resist Chasing Polamalu’s Successor

The Pittsburgh Steelers have parted ways with two starters at safety over the course of the past two offseasons, last year failing to re-sign Ryan Clark, and just recently, of course, having former All-Pro Troy Polamalu announce his retirement (Clark also retired this offseason after playing one final season with…


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AFC North News Watch: Day 34

As is often the case at this time of the year around the league, this past Sunday was a quiet one in the AFC North, but that will of course be a very different case in the fall. The weekends take on much less significance in the NFL during the…


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Steelers WR Antonio Brown Hasn’t Forgotten About His Stolen Touchdown

If you think Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown has forgotten about the touchdown that was taken away from him last season with 7:55 left in the Week 7 Monday night game against the Houston Texans, you better think again. While we’re not sure what triggered it, Brown took to…


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Washington’s Kikaha Likely To Suffer A Draft Slide Similar To Dumervil

Running through the stats from the last two seasons of big-time college football, Hau’oli Kikaha was an absolute terror hunting down quarterbacks from 2013-14 with 32 sacks. He recorded 19 last season, an FBS-best, to go along with 25 tackles-for-loss, ranking second in that category. But the question begs, why…


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2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Florida RB Matt Jones

As we delve further into the Pittsburgh Steelers offseason, our attention has begun to shift towards the draft. Like we’ve done all offseason, these reports will cover the prospects of the 2015 NFL Draft, placing an emphasis on those who could help the Steelers the most. Today, we’re evaluating the…


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2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Syracuse S Durell Eskridge

As we delve further into the Pittsburgh Steelers offseason, our attention has begun to shift towards the draft. Like we’ve done all offseason; these reports will cover the prospects of the 2015 NFL Draft, placing an emphasis on those who could help the Steelers the most. Both safety positions have…


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AFC North Pre-Draft Movements: Cincinnati Bengals

With the 2015 NFL Draft now just a few weeks away and the vast bulk of the free agency period now behind us, we have already gone through the roster changes that the Pittsburgh Steelers have made on a position-by-position basis. Now it’s time to turn our focus to the…


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Even Concussion Research Has Its Bureaucracy

Recently, news of progress regarding the possible early detection of neurological brain diseases related to traumatic injury—most notably Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, or CTE—has been a topic de jure, and the findings have been, I think, encouraging. One of the hallmarks of this research frontier came in 2013 when Hall of…


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Bell’s Suspension Makes Early Snaps Mean Even More For Dri Archer

The league office recently handed down a three-game banishment for Pittsburgh Steelers starting running back Le’Veon Bell, as those of you who follow this site regularly would no doubt already be aware of. You will also know that the three games were more than was widely anticipated, though not wholly…


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AFC North News Watch: Day 33

While the AFC North continues to stand down as the dust settles from the announcement of Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu’s retirement, and later the less significant re-signing of free agent safety Will Allen, the relentless pace of the run up to the draft nevertheless has the division, as well…


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Ohio State TE Jeff Heuerman Informs Fans Of Upcoming Visit With Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers have already brought three tight ends in for pre-draft visits and it sounds like another one might be in town on Monday. While it’s far from being considered official, Ohio State tight end Jeff Heuerman reportedly told fans Saturday during an autograph signing at Northtowne Mall in Defiance,…