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2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Florida RB Matt Jones

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. Today, we’re evaluating the…


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2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Syracuse S Durell Eskridge

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. Both safety positions have…


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AFC North Pre-Draft Movements: Cincinnati Bengals

With the 2015 NFL Draft now just a few weeks away and the vast bulk of the free agency period now behind us, we have already gone through the roster changes that the Pittsburgh Steelers have made on a position-by-position basis. Now it’s time to turn our focus to the…


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Even Concussion Research Has Its Bureaucracy

Recently, news of progress regarding the possible early detection of neurological brain diseases related to traumatic injury—most notably Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, or CTE—has been a topic de jure, and the findings have been, I think, encouraging. One of the hallmarks of this research frontier came in 2013 when Hall of…


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Bell’s Suspension Makes Early Snaps Mean Even More For Dri Archer

The league office recently handed down a three-game banishment for Pittsburgh Steelers starting running back Le’Veon Bell, as those of you who follow this site regularly would no doubt already be aware of. You will also know that the three games were more than was widely anticipated, though not wholly…


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AFC North News Watch: Day 33

While the AFC North continues to stand down as the dust settles from the announcement of Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu’s retirement, and later the less significant re-signing of free agent safety Will Allen, the relentless pace of the run up to the draft nevertheless has the division, as well…


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Ohio State TE Jeff Heuerman Informs Fans Of Upcoming Visit With Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers have already brought three tight ends in for pre-draft visits and it sounds like another one might be in town on Monday. While it’s far from being considered official, Ohio State tight end Jeff Heuerman reportedly told fans Saturday during an autograph signing at Northtowne Mall in Defiance,…


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Steelers 2015 Free Agency Tracker: Updated List Of Offseason Moves

With the 2015 NFL Draft now just a few more weeks away, here is a look back at all of the moves the Pittsburgh Steelers have made so far this offseason. Links to each post are provided along with the dates. UPDATED: 4/11/15 Free Agent Additions OLB Shayon Green – Signed Three-Years…



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Out Goes Polamalu, In Comes Collins At 22?

With some NFL players, there exist certain pregame rituals, ones that can never be broken, no matter what. Some wear their lucky shirt or socks, which have yet to be washed. Some wear wrist tape with various sayings or Biblical verses scribbled on them in memorandum and tribute. Others listen…


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AFC North Pre-Draft Movements: Baltimore Ravens

With the 2015 NFL Draft now just a few weeks away and the vast bulk of the free agency period now behind us, we have already gone through the roster changes that the Pittsburgh Steelers have made on a position-by-position basis. Now it’s time to turn our focus to the…


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Will Allen Once Again Pittsburgh’s Safety Net

As has been previously reported, soon after the Pittsburgh Steelers officially announced that veteran safety Troy Polamalu is retiring, they quickly turned around and re-signed free agent safety Will Allen to a one-year, veteran-minimum contract. The fact that the Steelers re-signed Allen in and of itself is not a surprise,…


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Steelers Seeking Long-Term Stability For Offensive Line

Though it’s certainly no surprise, the Pittsburgh Steelers recently chose to pick up the fifth-year club option for right guard David DeCastro’s rookie contract, which ties him to the organization for at least the next two years through the 2016 season. The fifth-year option will pay him a salary of…


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AFC North News Watch: Day 32

Thursday night ended up being a fairly chaotic one in terms of impact around the AFC North with Troy Polamalu revealing that he has decided to retire, so in the chaos that followed, I failed to mention a couple of things that I will be getting to later on in…


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Steelers Re-sign Veteran S Will Allen

The Pittsburgh Steelers have re-signed yet another one of their restricted free agents as veteran safety Will Allen has agreed to a one-year contract, according to the league’s official Friday transaction sheet. Allen, who will turn 33 in June, started four games for the Steelers last season and played just…