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Several Ex-Steelers Taken In MLFB Draft

Laid back Sunday here at Steelers Depot. And with it, some lighter, though still interesting news. Many fans love to see where ex-players, even ones for a short time, end up, and several Pittsburgh Steelers were taken in the inaugural Major League Football – MLFB – draft that has taken…


Jawon Chisholm Hopes To Be Latest Camp Addition RB To Stick

If there is one position that has a chance of sticking as a rookie training camp addition, it would be running back. Sticking doesn’t necessarily mean the 53-man roster, of course. Sticking could mean landing on the practice squad, which could turn into a promotion later in the season, or…

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After Late Start Last Year, Josh Harris Hopes To Avoid Early Exit

It seems safe to say that 2015 looks much different for Pittsburgh Steelers first-year running back Josh Harris in comparison to his rookie season. Following the draft, Harris struggled to find himself a team, and his future seemed uncertain. When training camps around the league began to open in 2014,…


2013 Steelers Tell Typical Tale Of Life On Practice Squad

Earlier this month, I took a look at the practice squad and how the Pittsburgh Steelers have in recent history been able to pluck a contributor here and there from the unit, some more significantly so than others, including current and previous starters. But I also talked about the fact…

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Platoon Of Unknown Ball Carriers Reminds That Less Is More

It’s been quite a difficult task to get much of a feel for how the running game of the Pittsburgh Steelers is shaping up this year, and for a very simple reason: when it’s come to the 11-on-11 tackling sessions, the two backs expected to be taking those carries have…

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Steelers Injury Report: Bell, Blanchflower, Zumwalt, Goodwin All Sidelined Wednesday

The Pittsburgh Steelers fourth training camp practice of the 2014 is now underway and the early reports are starting to roll in regarding which players are and aren’t practicing Wednesday. According to our very own Alex Kozora, rookie tight end Rob Blanchflower (leg/foot) is currently wearing a boot on his…

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Steelers Injury Report: Rookie LB Jordan Zumwalt Sidelined Monday With Groin Injury

The Pittsburgh Steelers have wrapped up their first padded practice of their 2014 training camp and unfortunately they had another player suffer a groin injury. According to head coach Mike Tomlin following practice, rookie linebacker Jordan Zumwalt (groin) experienced a tight groin during Monday’s practice and he’ll be evaluated further….