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A Look At Steelers’ Most Likely First-Round Targets

While I’m not one to go through the leg work of making mock drafts, I do follow along with the offseason activities in order to form an educated opinion. I appreciate the concept of the mock draft as a mental exercise, but in the end mostly regard it as a…


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Day One AFC North First-Round Spots, Targets

In the National Football League, the first goal at the beginning of every league year is to win your division, and the first order of business is to make sure you have the resources to win your division. The Pittsburgh Steelers are in the AFC North, a division in which…


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Steelers Losing Advantages A 3-4 Scheme Once Provided

When the Pittsburgh Steelers converted to the 3-4 defense in the early 80s, it was a move made in large part to reflect the shifting nature of the roster, following the retirement of Joe Greene and the depletion of the Steel Curtain. But the shift in scheme, particularly in time,…


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NFL Relinquishing Tax-Exempt Status Amounts To Little

Over the past few days, the National Football League revealed that it was voluntarily relinquishing its status as a tax-exempt entity. This is a threat that members of Congress have levied at the league every so often in retaliation for some concern or another over the years. The NFL has…



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Mike Mayock 2015 Mock Draft: Steelers Select Connecticut CB Byron Jones

It’s been 18 years since the Pittsburgh Steelers have selected a cornerback in the first-round of an NFL Draft, but NFL Network draft analyst Mike Mayock is predicting that streak to end in 2015. During his annual mock draft Wednesday night, Mayock has the Steelers selecting Connecticut cornerback Byron Jones…


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Steelers S Robert Golden Signs Restricted Tender

The Pittsburgh Steelers now have all three of the restricted free agents that they tendered one-year deals to under contract as safety Robert Golden has now signed his. Golden is now set to earn $1.542 million in 2015. According to the CBA, April 24 was the deadline for restricted free…



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2015 NFL Draft First-Round Challenge

If you’ve listened to The Terrible Podcast over the course of the last few weeks, you know that my co-host David Todd and I are running a free contest to see whether or not any of our listeners can correctly identify the first 32 picks in the 2015 NFL Draft…


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Steelers Would Make Ideal Trade Partner For RB-Needy Teams

The Pittsburgh Steelers are in a great spot in the upcoming draft when it pertains to possibly trading down. The teams directly behind them all could be in the market for one of the top running backs in the draft, be it Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon or Georgia’s Todd Gurley. Detroit, Arizona, Baltimore and…


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Will The Browns Really Trade Up To Draft QB Marcus Mariota?

Will the Cleveland Browns trade up in the first-round of the 2015 NFL Draft to select Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota? According to a Wednesday morning report by Pat McManamon of ESPN.com, they might do just that. McManamon is reportedly saying that the Browns will offer two first-round picks to the…



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2015 Steelers Mock Draft: Josh Svetz Version 1.0: Final Edition

With the 2015 NFL Draft only a few days away and my futures reports all wrapped up, I felt like it was time to change things up. Like my fellow talent evaluators Dave Bryan, Alex Kozora and Chris Nicolaou, I too will give you my take on what the Pittsburgh…


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Kozora: 2015 NFL Draft Prospects: Likes/Dislikes

We’ve looked at a lot of prospects ahead of the 2015 NFL Draft. More than I think we ever have in a single season. And naturally, there were some I fell for and some I want to stay away from. That’s what we’ll review. A sort of “Like/Dislike compilation.” The…