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Steelers 2015 Pre-Draft Movements: Wide Receiver

The Pittsburgh Steelers entered this league year with 12 players scheduled to hit unrestricted free agency, and another three players who would be restricted free agents. They ended up retaining five of those unrestricted free agents in addition to tendering all three of their restricted free agents. Pittsburgh also added…



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Will Allen’s Future Could Be Waiting On Troy Polamalu

With the Pittsburgh Steelers’ recent re-signing of free agent wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey, they have now reunited with five of their top free agents this period, though they also ended up losing two of them, one to free agency, and another to retirement. There are still a couple that they…


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Final Four Weekend: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you and I bet mine was weirder than yours. First, I am pleased to report that my brother showed back up alive after a four day cocaine binge that was funded by money I paid him on Sunday for work that he did for me…


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The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Re-Signing DHB, Randy Gregory Stock, First Round Targets & More

Season 5, Episode 94 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and David Todd and I get right into talking about the Pittsburgh Steelers re-signing wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey on Thursday and why it was a good move that everyone should be on board with. Nebraska defensive end/outside linebacker Randy Gregory tested positive for marijuana…


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Steelers Still Have Time To Bargain Hunt For CB Before The Draft

As we saw yesterday, while the Pittsburgh Steelers’ higher ups all confirmed during the NFL’s annual Owners Meetings that they were in all likelihood by and large done with their excavation of the free agent market, that will not preclude them from adding a value signing here and there in…


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Steelers Could Still Sign Veteran Receiver If They Wanted To

Last season, the Pittsburgh Steelers took the unusual step of carrying six wide receivers on their 53-man roster, which is not a frequent occurrence for the organization. Typically, this roster allocation tends to be limited to the times when the team believes they have strong top-end depth at the position…


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Darrius Heyward-Bey Signing About Financial, Locker Room Value

Following the conclusion of the league’s annual Owners Meetings, the Pittsburgh Steelers quickly turned around and got to work, with the first order of business being to re-sign free agent wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey. Heyward-Bey, a former first-round draft pick, never came close to living up to the pedigree associated…


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AFC North News Watch: Day 17

Thursday marked the first day back to business as usual around the NFL as all of the league’s teams were returned their owners, president, head coaches, and general managers, who were in attendance at the annual Owners Meetings during the first half of the past week. So it shouldn’t be…


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Steelers Re-sign WR Darrius Heyward-Bey

The Pittsburgh Steelers have re-signed another one of their unrestricted free agents as wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey has agreed to a one-year contract. Heyward-Bey, a former first-round draft pick of the Oakland Raiders, signed with the Steelers last year as an unrestricted free agent, He caught just three passes for…



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Steelers Awarded One 7th Round Compensatory Pick For The 2015 NFL Draft

The 2015 compensatory draft picks have now been announced and the Pittsburgh Steelers have been awarded one extra seventh round selection (252nd overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft. Last offseason the Steelers lost unrestricted free agents wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders, defensive end Ziggy Hood, wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery, defensive end Al Woods, safety Ryan Clark, fullback David…



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Steelers Still Have Free Agents Of Their Own Left To Consider

The Pittsburgh Steelers have cleared their major hurdle of the offseason, which was locking up their franchise quarterback for the long term with a new five-year contract, which means they can now turn their focus to other, less important, yet collectively not much less significant, matters. One of the remaining…


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The Steelers Future’s Report: L’Damian Washington

Name: L’Damian Washington Position: Wide Receiver College: Missouri Height: 6’4 Weight: 205 Born: May 10, 1991 The new league year has officially started meaning the players discussed in the series are no longer “future guys”. However, the evaluations continue as we move forward to a player who has overcome the…





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The Optimist’s Take – Replacing Veteran WR Presence

While the Pittsburgh Steelers may have gained some tangible evidence of improvement, improving their win total by three games and hosting a playoff game as a division champion for the first time in four seasons, there is no doubt that the team is far from a finished product. No team,…


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The Pessimist’s Take – Bringing Back The Wood

While the Pittsburgh Steelers may have gained some tangible evidence of improvement, improving their win total by three games and hosting a playoff game as a division champion for the first time in four seasons, there is no doubt that the team is far from a finished product. No team,…


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2015 Pittsburgh Steelers Mock Offseason

We’ve shown you our series of mock draft simulations from Fanspeak.com. To start the week, we’ll take it one step further and mock an entire offseason. Fanspeak has let people like me nerd out, offering a “Managing the Cap” simulator in conjunction with Overthecap.com, a site dedicated to salary cap…


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Dolphins WR Mike Wallace Apparently Wants To Blah, Blah, Blah

By now, you’ve probably already heard the rumor floating around that Miami Dolphins wide receiver Mike Wallace would like to return to the Pittsburgh Steelers next season if he is indeed released prior to the start of the new league year. Just so you know, the source of that rumor…



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Steelers 2014 Player Exit Meetings – WR Darrius Heyward-Bey

End-of-season player exit meetings are not something that we are often privy to as outsiders of the football world. Generally, we only get a glimpse into that world when a player is asked by a reporter how the meeting went, if the player is willing to discuss it. Still, it’s…


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The Pessimist’s Take – Taking Inventory Of WR Stock

While the Pittsburgh Steelers may have gained some tangible evidence of improvement, improving their win total by three games and hosting a playoff game as a division champion for the first time in four seasons, there is no doubt that the team is far from a finished product. No team,…