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Report: Harrison Agrees To Interview But After NFL’s Deadline (Updated)

New development in what has quickly become quite the saga between Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison, the union, and the Roger Goodell. USA Today’s Tom Pelissero has been all over this story while ESPN’s Chris Mortensen was the first to report today’s initial update. According to Mort, Harrison and the rest…


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Ask Alex: Steelers’ Mailbag

Finally getting around to another one of these now that camp has passed and I can remember what day it is. But back to chat with you guys and talk some football before tonight’s game versus the Eagles. I’ll stick around for an hour like usual. I’ve also spent the…


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Steelers Vs. Eagles Preseason Defensive Player Spotlight: DE Caushaud Lyons

Even though he started the 2015 regular season on the Pittsburgh Steelers 53-man roster, young defensive end Caushaud Lyons found himself on the team’s 10-man practice squad at the end of September and he stayed there the rest of the year. Now, the former undrafted rookie free agent out of Tusculum enters his…


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Steelers Vs. Eagles Preseason Offensive Player Spotlight: WR Cobi Hamilton

Even though he had only been with the Pittsburgh Steelers for less than week, wide receiver Cobi Hamilton still wound up playing 25 offensive snaps in the team’s preseason opener last weekend against the Detroit Lions. The Arkansas product proceeded to take full advantage of his late playing time late…


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Tomlin Discusses Nix’s Successful Switch To Fullback

It’s rare for a player to make a wholesale switch to another position but the Pittsburgh Steelers have a couple examples of that on their roster, including Alejandro Villanueva and Roosevelt Nix. In their pre-game sitdown, Bob Labriola of Steelers.com talked with Mike Tomlin about Nix’s transition. The conversation began…


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Travis Feeney Looking To Make Splash In Preseason Debut

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie outside linebacker Travis Feeney finally returned to practice in the closing days of training camp, and it seems to be coming just in time—in time that is to likely push for some quality playing time tonight during the team’s second preseason game against the Eagles. The fact…


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5 Steelers’ Players Looking To Bounce Back In Team’s 2nd Preseason Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play their second preseason game of 2016 Thursday night at Heinz Field against the Philadelphia Eagles and that means there will be opportunities for several players who underperformed in last week’s game against the Detroit Lions to show that they can bounce back under the bright…


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Injuries Open Door For Fringe Safeties To Make Roster Push

A number of injury situations at different positions, particularly in the secondary, are leaving the door ever so slightly ajar for one of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Reserve/Future signings at the safety position to make some headway and, perhaps, crack the 53-man roster. The preseason games, such as the one tonight…


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Steelers Vs Lions: Game Rewind

My game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers preseason debut against the Detroit Lions. First Half – Kick return unit: Pretty similar to what we saw in camp though a couple differences. Front five: Arthur Moats-Steven Johnson-Vince Williams-Anthony Chickillo-Shamarko Thomas. Ray Vinopal behind them. Roosevelt Nix/Jesse James/Javon Hargrave making up the…


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Ranking The Room: AFC North OLBs

Another day, another part of the series Ranking the Rooms:  AFC North edition. Today, we’ll look at arguably the most popular — and most scrutinized — position group on the Steelers for the last 20 years or so:  outside linebacker. No. 1 — Cincinnati Bengals In the 4-3 scheme, the…



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Marczi: Steelers Vs Eagles – What To Watch For

The Pittsburgh Steelers look to right the wrongs of their first preseason game tonight as they take on the state rivals, the Eagles, in their second consecutive of two preseason games to be played at Heinz Field. They will be on the road until the regular season after tonight. The…


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Jordan Berry, Greg Warren Talk Cohesion On Special Teams

When it comes to the preseason—or the regular season for that matter—special teams and its nuances is often a factor that is overlooked, at least whenever everything goes according to plan. But a lot of people tend to overlook how much work it takes to get all those nuances right…


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Bengals’ Brandon LaFell May Undergo Surgery To Repair Torn Ligament

The Pittsburgh Steelers have been no stranger to the injury bug this training camp, but neither have their chief division rivals, the Cincinnati Bengals, who are dealing with a number of injuries to a variety of players. They are down their top two tight ends, their first-round rookie cornerback is…