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Steelers 2015 Draft: Top 60 Big Board 5.0

The 2015 NFL Scouting Combine was quite the spectacle as some players impressed (ahem, Vic Beasley) but it’s important not to get too carried away with the numbers and try and remember what you see on tape. Functional strength is often far different than what a guy can bench. In…


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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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2015 NFL Combine Wrap Up: Winners And Losers

Now that the 2015 NFL Combine is complete, let’s look back at all the positions and pick out the winners and losers from Indianapolis. Winners: Leonard Williams/DL USC – He showed why he’s the consensus best play in this year’s draft. Long, lean, and a violent punch, Williams made the…



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Steelers 2015 Draft: Top 50 Big Board 4.0

This will be the final Pittsburgh Steelers draft big board before the NFL Combine that starts February 17th. You’re unlikely to see anyone “shoot up the boards” due to their combine numbers but the workouts could go a long way in confirming some thoughts or doubts on players. In order…


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2015 NFL Scouting Combine: 8 Players To Watch And Why

With the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine getting underway this week in Indianapolis, Alex Kozora and I thought we’d team up in a post and let you know which players we look forward to participating in the Underwear Olympics and why. After reading these, add a few of your own in…



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Steelers 2015 Draft: Top 40 Big Board 3.0

The Big Board drives on as we get further into the offseason! In order to hopefully spur on more discussion and keep things dynamic I’ve again included 10 more players. I’ve added some running backs. You can kill me for this but I don’t see Todd Gurley or Melvin Gordon…




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Steelers 2014 Player Exit Meetings – FB/TE Will Johnson

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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FB/TE Will Johnson Struggling To Get On The Field

One of the big story lines during spring practices and training camp for the Pittsburgh Steelers, at least to me, was the coaching staff’s decision to use fullback Will Johnson as a tight end, having him attend tight end meetings and work with the group during practice. The idea was…