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Sorting Out The Safety Position After Troy Polamalu

Pittsburgh Steelers fans have had all of the offseason, and even much of the regular season, to prepare for the inevitable, which was the parting of ways with safety Troy Polamalu. Sources warned for some time that the front office wanted him to retire, but would release him if necessary….




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High School Teammate Of Antonio Brown Trying To Break Into NFL At 27

In a draft class considered weak for the position, UMass tight end Jean Sifrin offers an athletic package of size and leaping ability as a former high school basketball player. He also offers something even more unique, as a 27-year old looking to make the jump from one year of…


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2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: East Carolina QB Shane Carden

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. Late in the draft…



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Steelers, Bell Should Have A Case In Appeal Of Suspension

A day after the NFL handed down a one-game suspension for former Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount, the league issued its punishment for Le’Veon Bell on Thursday, and it came down harder than most anticipated. It was announced yesterday that the All-Pro running back would be suspended for the…


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Troy Polamalu, The Timely Magician Between The Hash Marks

We learned late last night that Pittsburgh Steelers All-Pro strong safety Troy Polamalu informed the organization of his intentions to retire after playing 12 seasons in the NFL, all with the team that drafted him back in 2003 in the first round of the draft. Since then, Polamalu played in…


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Steelers 2015 Pre-Draft Movements: Specialists

The Pittsburgh Steelers entered this league year with 12 players scheduled to hit unrestricted free agency, and another three players who would be restricted free agents. They ended up retaining five of those unrestricted free agents in addition to tendering all three of their restricted free agents. Pittsburgh also added…


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AFC North News Watch: Day 31

This Thursday turned out to be a much bigger day around the AFC North than might have anticipated in the morning, and most of the focus centered around the Pittsburgh Steelers, who got some news about a couple of their players, which I will address in more detail in separate…


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How Troy Polamalu’s Retirement Will Impact The Steelers Salary Cap

Now that Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu has decided to retire, the team has several options as to how they will handle it as it relates to their salary cap. Polamalu had two years left on his current contract and was scheduled to earn $6 million in 2015. He still…


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Video: Epic Highlights Of Steelers Safety Troy Polamalu

Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalau has decided to retire and as I mentioned in an earlier post, his career highlight film would likely last 30 minutes if not longer. Below are just a few of the memorable plays that Polamalu treated us to over the course of 12 years and…


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Shamarko Thomas Time Has Arrived

Now that Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu has decided to retire after 12 seasons, it’s likely that his torch will be passed on to third-year safety Shamarko Thomas. Thomas was, in essence, groomed personally by Polamalu and the two trained together out in California last offseason. The Syracuse product and…


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Report: Steelers S Troy Polamalu Has Decided To Retire

After 12 seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers, veteran safety Troy Polamalu has decided to retire Polamalu told Jim Wexell of Steel City Insider in a Thursday interview that he has informed owner Dan Rooney that he has played his last game for the black and gold. Polamalu, who was drafted…


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Steelers Bringing South Alabama TE Wes Saxton In For Pre Draft Visit

The Pittsburgh Steelers appear set to add another tight end during the 2015 NFL Draft and it appears as though they’re interested in South Alabama product Wes Saxton. According to Sexton’s Twitter feed, he is flying to Pittsburgh and that likely means he’ll have a Friday pre-draft visit with the…