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Steelers Spence, Worilds Leave Eagles Game With Right Knee Injuries

The Pittsburgh Steelers currently trail the Philadelphia Eagles 24-0 in the second half and third-year linebacker has exited with a right knee injury, according to Burt Lauten. Spence tore up his left knee two years ago in the preseason finale against the Carolina Panthers. Spence will not return to the game and the severity of […]

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Steelers Still Gathering Information Following Bell, Blount Marijuana Possession Incident

Pittsburgh Steelers PR Man Burt Lauten has now issued a short statement following running backs Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount being found in possession of marijuana Wednesday afternoon after they were pulled over in Ross Township by a motorcycle officer who smelled the drug coming from their passing automobile. From Burt Lauten of Steelers PR […]

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Steelers Announce Brett Keisel Signing; DL Al Lapuaho Waived

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now made the return on veteran defensive end Brett Keisel official as it was announced Wednesday morning that he’s been signed to a two-year contract. To make room for Keisel on the roster, defensive lineman Al Lapuaho has been waived. Steelers PR man Burt Lauten also reports Wednesday morning that while […]

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Steelers LB Ryan Shazier To Play Versus Bills, LB Jarvis Jones To Sit

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Buffalo Bills Saturday night at Heinz Field and several players will sit out the game with injuries. According to Burt Lauten, safety Will Allen (hamstring) , cornerback Devin Smith (unknown), cornerback Shaquille Richardson (undisclosed), fullback Will Johnson (hamstring), linebacker Jordan Zumwalt (groin), long snapper Greg Warren (knee), tight end […]

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Steelers Waive RB Jawan Jamison

The Pittsburgh Steelers are back practicing Monday at Saint Vincent College and they have announced one transaction prior to the team taking the field. According to Steelers PR man Burt Lauten, running back Jawan Jamison has been waived. Jamison, who was originally signed by the Steelers back on August 1st, played only there snaps Saturday […]

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Steelers Shazier, Palmer, McLendon, Heyward-Bey To Sit Out Giants Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers will open up their 2014 preseason Saturday night against the New York Giants and they will do so without their first-round draft pick in pads. Rookie inside linebacker Ryan Shazier, who has missed the last several practices with what several believe is a knee injury, will not play Saturday night against the […]

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Steelers 2014 Training Camp Schedule To Be Announced Tuesday Morning

If your summer vacation this year includes taking in Pittsburgh Steelers training camp practices, you will want to make sure to check out steelers.com Tuesday morning. According to Steelers PR man Burt Lauten, the times and dates have been finalized for the annual practices at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, PA and they’ll be posted […]

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G Nik Embernate Reportedly ‘Gone Now’ After Clearing Waivers On Friday

Guard Nik Embernate cleared waivers on Friday after being waived Thursday with a failed physical designation and it looks like he will not be reverting back to the Pittsburgh Steelers injured list, either. According to Steelers PR man Burt Lauten, Embernate is “gone now.” The Steelers apparently aren’t required to reach an injury settlement with […]

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Two Steelers Players Eligible To Practice In Rookie Minicamp Still Rehabbing Injuries

52 players are scheduled to take part in the Pittsburgh Steelers rookie minicamp that gets underway on Friday, but two more eligible players will not be able to participate. Defensive end Nick Williams and guard Nik Embernate are both eligible to participate this weekend in the rookie mini camp, but both are still rehabbing knee […]

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Steelers Will Wrap Up Pre Draft Visits This Week

Since the end of March, the Pittsburgh Steelers have hosted several players for pre draft visits, but those visits will come to an end at the end of this week. According to Steelers PR man Burt Lauten, Sunday marks the final day that any of the 32 teams are permitted to host draft hopefuls for […]

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Steelers GM Kevin Colbert Has Duke, North Carolina And Texas A&M On His Upcoming Schedule

The Pro Days are still in full swing and after he gets done with the annual NFL owners’ meetings in Orlando, FL this week, Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert will be back on the circuit checking out draft prospects firsthand. According to Steelers ‎communications coordinator Burt Lauten, Colbert said he plans to go to […]

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Ryan Clark Off To A Running Start On His Life’s Work

By Matthew Marczi Ryan Clark said nothing wrong yesterday when he spoke on ESPN’s First Take about marijuana use within the Pittsburgh Steelers locker room. But if it’s his intention to return to that locker room in 2014, it would have been more beneficial to him if that opening sentence had simply read “Ryan Clark […]

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Steelers Iron Man QB Ben Roethlisberger Has Owned The Browns At Home During His Career

On Sunday, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will make his 16th straight start of the season when the Pittsburgh Steelers host the Cleveland Browns at Heinz Field and it will mark just the second time in his career that he’s been able to accomplish that feat. Roethlisberger hasn’t missed a snap all season long and should he […]

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Steelers Week 15 Sunday Night Game Against The Bengals Won’t Be Flexed Out

This is the time of the season when the league flexes out primetime games, but according to PR man Burt Lauten on Monday, the Pittsburgh Steelers will keep their last primetime game of the season against the Cincinnati Bengals. When the Steelers got off to an 0-4 start this season, many wondered if NBC would […]

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Newly Signed T Rashad Butler Has Left Team Due To Personal Reasons

According to Pittsburgh Steelers PR man Burt Lauten, newly signed tackle Rashad Butler has left the team due to personal reasons. Butler, who was signed on Saturday along with free agent center Eric Olsen, was obliviously added because of the injuries suffered to Kelvin Beachum and Mike Adams during the Thursday night loss to the […]

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Steelers TE Matt Spaeth To Begin Practicing Thursday

According to Burt Lauten, the Pittsburgh Steelers Communications Coordinator, tight end Matt Spaeth will begin practicing with the team on Thursday. .@steelers TE @MattSpaeth89 will practice today. The team has 21 days to activate him to 53-man roster or place him on season-ending IR. — Burt Lauten (@SteelersPRBurt) November 21, 2013 Spaeth, who suffered a […]

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Steelers CB Curtis Brown Excused For Personal Reasons

Well, that didn’t take long. Earlier today I wrote about Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Curtis Brown as it relates to him missing practice and being inactive the last few games and now Burt Lauten has taken to Twitter to sort of update his status. Lauten posted in his update that Brown, who was listed on Thursday […]

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Steelers Gave Newly-Acquired Punter Zoltan Mesko A One-Year Contract

According to Pittsburgh Steelers Communications Coordinator Burt Lauten, the contract signed by punter Zoltan Mesko is for one year. Mesko will earn $630,000 in 2013 and will be an unrestricted free agent next offseason. The Steelers will take a wait and see approach with the former New England Patriots punter. Should he perform well this […]

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Report: Steelers LB Jarvis Jones Out Of Hospital After Test Come Up Negative

According to Burt Lauten on Twitter, Pittsburgh Steelers rookie linebacker Jarvis Jones has been released from the hospital and test done on his injured chest came up negative. Jones had been taken to the hospital via an ambulance following the game. The @steelers Jarvis Jones (@SacManJones_29) has been released from the hospital. Tests are negative. […]

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Felix Jones To See Action Against Chiefs; LaRod Stephens-Howling Likely Sidelined

Felix Jones has only been a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers for all of one day but that won\’t prevent him from seeing action Saturday night in the third preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs. According to Steelers PR man Burt Lauten on Twitter, Jones is will see the field in some capacity in […]

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No Changes Made On Latest Steelers Depth Chart

The Pittsburgh Steelers released their third depth chart of the preseason on Tuesday and it looks exactly like the one that was issued last week. So why no changes this week? If I had to bet, I would guess that head coach Mike Tomlin really could care less right now about what the media needs […]

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Steelers Versus Redskins Monday Night Football Injury Report – Redman & Stephens-Howling Out

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie running back Le\’Veon Bell (knee) will make his NFL debut Monday night against the Washington Redskins, but according to Burt Lauten on Twitter, running backs Isaac Redman (stinger) and LaRod Stephens-Howling (undisclosed) have both been scratched for the game and will not play. Redman suffered a stinger this past week in practice […]

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Steelers Sign Free Agent TE Nathan Overbay; Waive T Mike Farrell

Being as the Pittsburgh Steelers are currently short healthy tight ends on their 90 man roster, they were forced to make a roster move on Thursday. Burt Lauten reports on Twitter that the team signed free agent tight end Nathan Overbay and waived tackle Mike Farrell on Thursday. Overbay, the nephew of former Pittsburgh Pirates […]

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Steelers Release First Depth Chart Of 2013

The first real Pittsburgh Steelers depth chart of the 2013 season has been released and Burt Lauten released a picture of it Sunday afternoon via Twitter. There really aren\’t any big surprises here and has Lauten notes, it\’s subject to change. Kelvin Beachum is only listed as the backup left tackle, but we all know […]

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Twitter Has A New Standard As Steelers HC Mike Tomlin Is Now Tweeting

Twitter will have a new standard on Friday as Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is now reporting that Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin has joined the social media network. Tomlin, whose Twitter handle will be @coachtomlin, will reportedly start tweeting later this afternoon from training camp. On Thursday, Burt Lauten, the Steelers public […]

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Steelers Training Camp Conditioning Run To Take Place At 4 Eastern

Happy training camp reporting day! The Pittsburgh Steelers players are of course arriving at Latrobe today and the Friday schedule includes the conditioning run taking place at 4:00 p.m. EST. According to Steelers public relations man Burt Lauten, heasd coach Mike Tomlin will speak to the media after the run takes place. At that time […]

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