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Beachum, Spence Only Steelers Listed On PFT’s Hot 100 Free Agent List

Pro Football Talk released their annual list of the top 100 free agents for the upcoming new league year and while two Pittsburgh Steelers are included on it, one of the two is certainly surprising. Tackle Kelvin Beachum, as expected, is the highest-ranked Steelers player on this year’s PFT top 100 and surprisingly linebacker Sean Spence is the…


Mike Mayock Can See Steelers Drafting TE Hunter Henry 25th Overall

NFL Network draft analyst Mike Mayock held his first conference call with the media ahead of the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine on Tuesday and during it he was asked what he thought the Pittsburgh Steelers should do in the first round when it comes to their 25th overall selection. In…


Audio: Mike Mayock 2016 Pre-NFL Scouting Combine Media Conference Call

Tuesday afternoon, NFL Network draft analyst Mike Mayock held his first conference call with the media ahead of the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine and during it he talked extensively about several players in addition to the needs of various teams in the draft. As you can imagine, the session was…


Colbert Discusses Influence Draft Has On Free Agency

It’s common knowledge the Pittsburgh Steelers are one of the least active teams in free agency year-to-year. Speaking over on Trib Live Radio this morning, general manager Kevin Colbert shed light on what compels the team to be more active in the few cases they have made a “splash” signing….


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2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Mississippi State CB Taveze Calhoun

With the offseason now in full swing, we have turned our attention to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the college prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles…


Steelers GM Says TE Jesse James Made Strides During Rookie Season

Now that veteran Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Heath Miller has decided to retire, the team has big shoes to fill at that particular position and they’re obvious hopeful Jesse James can help in filling that void. On Tuesday, Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert was interviewed by Trib Live Radio while…


Maurkice Pouncey Back In Weight Room As Part Of Rehab

Clearly, Maurkice Pouncey suffered an in-season setback after getting injured in the third preseason game against the Green Bay Packers. While Mike Tomlin and the Pittsburgh Steelers have been extremely close to the vest about his status, probably to protect him medically after the setback, Pouncey posted one encouraging photo…


2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Florida State CB Jalen Ramsey

As you should know by now, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles will be…


Study: Correlation Between Combine Invites And Draft Picks

With the 2016 NFL Combine kicking off this week, I wanted to take a crack at a research study related to it. There will be over 300 players working out at Indianapolis, to work out, compete in drills, get interviewed, and go through a battery of medical tests. Still, each…



Steelers 2015 Draft Class Review – CB Senquez Golson

There are not a lot of meaningful conclusions that you can reach about a player after the end of his first season, but that certainly doesn’t stop people from talking about it. You can find just about any variety of analysis that you would care to read if you just…


Revisiting Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2013 Draft Class

A couple of days ago, I wrote an article about a series of grades evaluating the rookie draft classes of each NFL team following their first seasons, and I talked about the arbitrary nature of the process, in particular the signing of a letter grade for players who have yet…


2015 Player Exit Meetings – TE Jesse James

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ season ended a few weeks earlier that they had planned it to, but now that their 2015 campaign has drawn to a conclusion, it’s time to wrap things up and take stock of where they are and how they got there. Part of that process involves holding…


Vontaze Burfict Blames Reputation For Drawing Flag On Brown Hit

It seems that Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict is attempting to make an effort to change his image just a bit after a particularly heated 2015 season during which he was on the receiving end of some high-profile disciplinary action, culminating in a three-game suspension that he will serve at…


Steelers Sign DL Roy Philon To Offseason Roster

The Pittsburgh Steelers added a familiar face to their offseason roster on Monday as defensive lineman Roy Philon was signed. Philon entered the league in 2014 with the Steelers as an undrafted free agent out of Louisville. After failing to make the Steelers 53-man roster in 2014, Philon was signed…