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Trent Dilfer Believes In The Steelers?

By Jeremy Hritz Recently on ESPN.com, a video was posted of a discussion between Mel Kiper, Trent Dilfer, and Chris Mortensen that was focused on the topic of whether or not the Steelers are still relevant. While Kiper and Mortensen were somewhat pessimistic about the 2013 version of the Pittsburgh…





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Report: Lockout Of NFL Officials Almost Over

Chris Mortenson and Adam Schefter of ESPN are reporting that the NFL and the NFL Referee\’s Association are close to finishing a deal that would bring an end to the officials being locked out as soon as this weekend. Controversy stemming from the ending of the Monday night game between…



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If Blue-collar Identity Means Running More, I Am Not Buying It

The recent report by ESPN senior NFL analyst Chris Mortensen suggest that Pittsburgh Steelers president Art Rooney II did not retain offensive coordinator Bruce Arians for 2012 because Rooney wants the team to shift the offense back toward its blue-collar identity of years past. Well, what exactly does he mean…




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SOURCES: Leftwich MCL Injury A 2nd Degree Sprain

Conflicting reports are surfacing Friday concerning the MCL injury suffered Thursday night by quarterback Byron Leftwich against the Carolina Panthers. ESPN senior NFL analyst Chris Mortensen reports now that sources have told him the Leftwich suffered a second-degree sprain of the medial collateral ligament in his left knee and voided…


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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Wednesday April 21st

Chris Mortensen is reporting that quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will be suspended for four to six games on Wednesday for violating the NFL\’s personal conduct policy. I have heard less, but can not reveal my sources. Regardless, we should know very soon. Offensive coordinator Bruce Arians is looking forward to second…