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Reviewing The Steelers Pick: Auburn C Reese Dismukes Scouting Report

Continuing our post-draft evaluations, we’re diving into the Pittsburgh Steelers undrafted free agent pool. We’ll do full breakdowns of the players that have enough tape available. Kicking off our evaluations is Auburn center Reese Dismukes. #50 – Reese Dismukes/C Auburn: 6’2/6 296 The Good – Pound-for-pound strength who is able…


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Recent Drafts Show Pass Rushers No Longer A Bargain For Steelers

When the Pittsburgh Steelers made the conversion from an even defensive front to an odd one in the early 1980s, it naturally changed the face of their pass rush. Instead of generating pressure from the edges of the defensive line, the onus was now on the outside linebacker position chiefly…


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Rob Blanchfower Still Has A Place On The Steelers Roster

The Pittsburgh Steelers scoured the landscape for tight end prospects with some dedication this offseason as they begin to prepare for a future that includes the eventual necessity of replacing Heath Miller and Matt Spaeth, two mainstays of this offense for the better part of the past decade. Spaeth, of…


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Anthony Chickillo An Interesting Conversion Project Study

The NFL certainly has changed over the years. Or should I say, the players have changed. In the mid-1980s, Tony Chickillo was a defensive lineman, even playing nose tackle, for Bud Carson’s 3-4 defense with the New York Jets. He was 6’3” and played at 262 lbs. His son, new…


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AFC North 2015 Draft Class Recap: Cincinnati Bengals

In the National Football League, priority number one is making sure that you can win your division, because you play those three teams twice a year, making up over a third of your schedule, and there’s no better route to the postseason than winning more games than your rivals. While…



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Steelers WR Darrius Heyward-Bey Changes Jersey Number From 85 To 88

In a few more days the Pittsburgh Steelers rookies will be issued their initial jersey numbers but ahead of that happening, one veteran players has decided that he wants a new number for the upcoming season. According to the Steelers official website, wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey has changed his jersey…


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Football Gamble Has Paid Off For New Steelers CB Senquez Golsen

The Pittsburgh Steelers drafted Mississippi cornerback Senquez Golsen Saturday night in the second-round of the 2015 NFL Draft and once that happened, it served as a final payoff for a gamble that the young defensive back took several years ago. Before he ever stepped on the University of Mississippi football…



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Lafayette’s Versatile Scheuerman Could Be UDFA Find For Steelers

As a former high school wrestling and football star, Lafayette’s Ross Scheuerman had to make a choice between the two. As a two-time county champion, he could’ve easily pursued wrestling at the next stage of his career, but he ultimately chose football, noting the ceiling on the gridiron was higher…


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Steelers Film Room: Breaking Down Sammie Coates’ 4 TDs From 2014

The Pittsburgh Steelers drafted Auburn wide receiver Sammie Coates in the third-round of the 2015 NFL Draft over the weekend and immediately following his selection, I wrote about his 13 career touchdowns and how 12 of them came from 33 or more yards out. After registering seven touchdowns in 2013,…



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Steelers WR Antonio Brown A Finalist For Madden NFL 16 Cover

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown had a spectacular 2014 season and because of that he’s been named as one of four finalists for the Madden NFL 16 Cover. Monday, EASports announced that voting is now open for the annual cover of the popular video game. In addition to Brown,…



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Sammie Coates Brings Needed Depth To Crucial WR Position

While the Pittsburgh Steelers knew going in that their draft board would, by the end of the weekend skew heavily to the defense, and general manager Kevin Colbert acknowledged that they had the sense that it might work out to the 6-to-2 ratio that ended up being the case, the…