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UCLA LB Anthony Barr Has A Pre Draft Visit Scheduled With Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers will most certainly be drafting an outside linebacker at some point during the 2014 NFL Draft and should he fall in the first round, UCLA linebacker Anthony Barr very well could be the 15th overall selection. In a Tuesday interview with FOXSports.com, Barr listed the Steelers as…


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Rams Sign Bills Free Agent DL Alex Carrington

Buffalo Bills unrestricted free agent defensive lineman Alex Carrington has made his decision as to where he will play in 2014 as Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that he has come to terms with the St. Louis Rams. Carrington, who visited with the Steelers several weeks ago, also…



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Report: Jaguars Free Agent RB Maurice Jones-Drew Willing To Wait

They say good things come to those who wait and it looks like unrestricted Jacksonville Jaguars free agent running back Maurice Jones-Drew is ready to test that theory. According to a Tuesday report by Bart Hubbuch of the New York Post, Jones-Drew is comfortable waiting on the free agent market…



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New Steelers WR Lance Moore Has Signed A Two-Year, $3 Million Contract

According to communications coordinator Burt Lauten, new Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Lance Moore just signed his contract on Tuesday. According to Brian McIntyre on Twitter, Moore’s contract totals out at $3 million. Moore received a $645,000 signing bonus and base salaries of $855,000 and $1.5 million. His 2014 cap charge…


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Steelers Expected To Sign An Experienced Running Back By End Of Week

Addressing reporters Tuesday morning at the AFC coaches’ breakfast at the annual NFL owners’ meeting, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said he expects an experienced running back will be signed soon, according to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. As of right now, the only two visible candidates are free agents Maurice…



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Steelers May Be More Open To Trading Picks Following Compensatory Haul

When Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert said earlier this offseason that it was doubtful the organization would use either the franchise tag or the transition tag this year, he said it not knowing that the salary cap situation would be much more favorable than was expected. Likewise, he recently…


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Steelers Still Profiting From Compensatory Formula Despite Seeming Indifference

Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert spoke the other day, among other topics, about the compensatory pick process, saying that while the team tries to predict their compensation based on their understanding of the formula, it’s a “real complicated formula”, which is a statement of the obvious for anybody that…


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Moats’ Flexibility Helps Steelers Let Offseason Come To Them

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed their fourth outside free agent yesterday, inking linebacker Arthur Moats to a one-year qualifying contract with a signing bonus, which comes with a reduced cap hit. The reduced cap hit isn’t the only added benefit of the Moats signing, however. His position versatility allows the Steelers…


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New Steelers LB Arthur Moats Could Be A Special Player In 2014

While the signing of former Buffalo Bills linebacker Arthur Moats should provide much needed depth for the Pittsburgh Steelers on defense in 2014, the addition of the former sixth-round draft pick probably has special teams coach Danny Smith excited as well. Moats logged 176 snaps (34.7%) last season for the…


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Report: Steelers Have Done A Lot Of Research On Michigan T Taylor Lewan

Would the Pittsburgh Steelers really draft a tackle in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft? If so, would they really consider drafting Michigan left tackle Taylor Lewan? According to Jeremy Fowler, a national college football reporter for CBS Sports, the Steelers have done a lot of research on…


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Steelers TE Michael Palmer Contract Update

I have an update on the one-year contract signed last week by Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Michael Palmer. According to NFLPA records, Palmer did indeed sign for the veteran minimum, but he didn’t receive a signing bonus. His contract, however, is still a qualifying contract and he will only count…