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Pittsburgh Hydra? Steelers Helmet Gets Marvel Comic Treatment

I must admit that I’m a sucker when it comes to seeing graphic artists take a shot at redesigning the helmets of all 32 NFL teams and especially when they are theme related. Justin Kozisek of justkozy.com is the latest person that has attempted a themed helmet redesign and his…




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Gerod Holliman Breakdown: Belk Bowl Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers drafted a free safety in the seventh round of the 2015 NFL draft that was not only an underclassman—a redshirt sophomore with two years of eligibility—not only a Jim Thorpe Award winner as the best defensive back in the country; but also the co-owner of the NCAA…


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Reviewing The Steelers Pick: Louisville WR Eli Rogers 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. We’ll take a break from the gluttony of offensive lineman we’ve profiled and look at Louisville receiver Eli Rogers. #6 – Eli Rogers/WR Louisville:…


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Steelers Placed Emphasis On Character, Leadership In Draft

While one of Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin’s favorite themes of the 2015 NFL Draft was finding the players who have the tangible evidence in their credentials as prospects, one of the underlying themes of the event, and of the whole offseason, was leadership. The Steelers are in a…


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Ron Hughes Left His Imprint On Kevin Colbert, Steelers’ Philosophy

The Pittsburgh Steelers suffered a significant departure recently after Ron Hughes, the team’s college scouting coordinator and draft consultant for the past 15 years, retired following his 34th NFL draft. But perhaps his more enduring legacy will be the role that he played in the professional life of the Steelers’…


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NFL Set Precedent For Punishment Earlier This Offseason

Yesterday, the Ted Wells report was finally delivered to the league office, which investigated the extent to which the New England Patriots were involved with and in knowledge of the deflation of footballs used by the team’s offense and quarterback Tom Brady. As it turns out, that certainly appears to…


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Steelers Turn To College OLBs As Price For Pass Rushers Rises

On Monday, I wrote about the Pittsburgh Steelers and the manner in which the value of the 3-4 scheme pass rusher has evolved over the course of the past decade or so. Whereas Pittsburgh was regularly able to find value from the third round and beyond with outside linebackers, this…


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Steelers Cam Thomas, Clifton Geathers Get New Jersey Numbers

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey isn’t the only veteran player that will have a new number this season as two more have now switched digits. According to the Steelers official website, everyone’s favorite defensive lineman, Cam Thomas, will now wear No. 93, which was worn previously by linebacker Jason…


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PFF Thinks Steelers Reached For Bud Dupree Despite Lack Of Proper Coaching

There’s quite a few people that are not big fans of Pro Football Focus, but that hasn’t prevented them from becoming one of the most popular sports analytic websites on the web. What they wrote Wednesday about one of the Pittsburgh Steelers draft picks probably isn’t going to help them…


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Video: Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski Apparently Wants His Nuts Deflated

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski weighed in Wednesday with his feelings about Deflate-gate after the media apparently stormed him with questions at a charity event after the Wells Report was released. After first talking about how bad the media is for not paying attention to the good that…


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2015 NFL Top 100: Which Steelers Players Will Make The List This Year?

The NFL Top 100 Players of 2015 is back for another season and the first episode airs tonight on the NFL Network. Last year the Pittsburgh Steelers had three players on the list as wide receiver Antonio Brown (23rd), quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (31st) and safety Troy Polamalu (61st) were all…



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Ryan Clark And James Harrison Both Think Tom Brady Should Be Suspended

Since the release of the Wells Report earlier today, several current and former NFL players have weighed in on Twitter with their thoughts on the findings. One was former Pittsburgh Steelers safety Ryan Clark, who has never been shy about making his feelings known about anything league related. Clark wrote…