2011 NFL Draft


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Cameron Jordan Extension Could Be Preview Of Cameron Heyward New Deal

The New Orleans Saints have agreed to terms with defensive end Cameron Jordan on a five-year extension worth a maximum of $60 million on Tuesday and that deal could potentially wind up being a preview of what Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward will come close to receiving between now and…


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Steelers DE Cameron Heyward In No Rush To Get New Contract Done

At some point between now and the start of the 2015 season, Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward will likely receive a contract extension that should result in him being included in the top-5 highest paid 3-4 defensive ends in the league. Even though it’s going to happen, Heyward claimed…


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Where Are They Now? Baron Batch

From high school gridirons to signing days and college campuses to draft day and million dollar salaries, football has certain stages of it, with the NFL obviously being the pinnacle. But what happens after the NFL? For some, like current Oakland Raider Charles Woodson, he’s been playing almost the equivalent…


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Ravens Sign CB Jimmy Smith To Four-Year Contract Extension

The Pittsburgh Steelers can count on facing Baltimore Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith several more times over the course of the next five seasons as the Colorado product signed a four-year contract extension Tuesday worth $48 million, according to Albert Breer of the NFL Network. Per source, Jimmy Smith's 4-year extension…


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New Steelers LB Arthur Moats Still Getting First-Team Reps Ahead Of Chris Carter

How far out of favor with the Pittsburgh Steelers coaching staff has fourth-year outside linebacker Chris Carter fallen? It appears far enough that new linebacker Arthur Moats is continuing to get reps with the first-team defense at the left outside linebacker spot with starter Jason Worilds still on the sidelines nursing a…


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Cortez Allen Hopes To Be Like Ike Taylor

For several seasons, it wasn’t uncommon to see Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor shadowing the opponent’s best receiver, but during the second half of last season, that happened a lot less. During a recent interview with Mike Prisuta of Steelers.com, fellow cornerback Cortez Allen said that he hopes to follow…


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Steelers LB Jason Worilds Wants To Start If He Returns Next Season

Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker Jason Worilds will be an unrestricted free agent come the start of the new league year and the former second-round draft pick is open to re-signing as long as he is able to start. “If the circumstances are right, for sure,” Worilds told ESPN.com Friday during…





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Steelers Injuries Have Been Frequent And Frustrating

By Jeremy Hritz The Pittsburgh Steelers have had their fair share of injuries this training camp, but thankfully, the injuries of the severe variety have avoided key starters. While teams like the Eagles, Packers, and Bears have lost key players to season ending injuries, the Steelers have been fortunate to…


Report: Steelers CB Curtis Brown Carted Off Monday With Ankle Injury (Now On Crutches)

The Pittsburgh Steelers just can\’t seem to keep cornerbacks on the field during training camp and another one went down on Monday as Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports via Twitter that third-year cornerback Curtis Brown suffered an ankle injury while defending a pass during the two-minute drill session….







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2011 Steelers Draft Picks On Twitter

The 2011 NFL Draft has ben over for more than 24 hours now and the Steelers have 7 new draft picks to add to the fold. Several of the seven newest Steelers are also on Twitter as Cameron Heyward, Marcus Gilbert, Cortez Allen, Chris Carter and Baron Batch all have…