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Exploring Need On The Offensive Side Of The Ball

It is decidedly well-established by now that the Pittsburgh Steelers will be more inclined than usual to stock up on defensive players with their selections in the upcoming 2015 NFL Draft. Their defense has been performing to below standards for the past few seasons, with the past year seeing another…


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AFC North News Watch: Day 27

It was not particularly surprising to find that Easter Sunday was a rather slow news day around not just the AFC North, but throughout the entire league as a whole. Realistically, the most significant happening of the day was the NFL Network revealing that fans evidently voted the most recent…


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Texas DT Brown Could Be “Hampton 2.0” For Steelers

If we know anything about Kevin Colbert’s draft tendencies, it’s that the braintrust of the Pittsburgh Steelers values leadership, maturity and, at the same time, youth. Or, as they like to call it, third-year juniors. Enter the University of Texas defensive tackle Malcom Brown, the 6-foot-2, 319-pound force of nature…


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Vince Williams Gives Steelers A Different Feel In Starting Lineup

Earlier this offseason, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin basically said that the starting jobs across about half of the defense can be deemed as legitimately up for grabs in training camp and the preseason this year. This is, of course, not exactly the norm for a team who won…


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Proposal To Eliminate Specialists Doesn’t Accomplish Desired Purpose

With the NFL seemingly more assured than ever to finally alter the point after try in some way later this offseason, a prospect that has been discussed annually for years, many have come forth to offer their own alternative plans, which, naturally, are better and make more sense than all…


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Steelers 2015 Pre-Draft Movements: Nose Tackle

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 26

First of all, Happy Easter to our readers. Regardless of what you may believe or what traditions you may hold, I hope that you all have a nice dinner planned for later in the day. But the sports world is a business, and time is money, so the NFL doesn’t…


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2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Western Michigan CB Donald Celiscar

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 small-school, late-round corner….



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Sean Spence Familiar With Long Odds In Bid For Starting Job

Earlier this offseason, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin basically said that the starting jobs across about half of the defense can be deemed as legitimately up for grabs in training camp and the preseason this year. This is, of course, not exactly the norm for a team who won…


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Goldman Could Be The Black And Gold’s Man In The First Round

If you were to ask 10 different Pittsburgh Steelers fans to name the position they believe the team will draft in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft, 12 of them would probably tell you it will either be outside linebacker or cornerback. While those two positions are obvious…


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Steelers 2015 April Roster Lock Exercise

With less than a month to go until the 2015 NFL Draft, I thought that now would be the perfect time to play a game that revolves around roster locks for the upcoming season now that the bulk of signings and re-signings have occurred. Doing this exercise really helps us…


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Steelers 2015 Big Board Of Players They Should Not Draft

Curiosity is escalating as to which draft prospects will wear the black and gold for the Pittsburgh Steelers. While several players are considered and various factors come into play, it is important to know why some of them may be passed on in certain rounds even though they might be…


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Steelers 2015 Pre-Draft Movements: Defensive End

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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Third-Year Players Will Help Shape Course Of Steelers’ Season

It’s often said that it’s not your rookie class that will make the difference in your season, it’s the second- and third-year players who will shape the direction of your team. We also often hear that the Pittsburgh Steelers’ system takes a couple of seasons to learn, particularly on the…