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Steelers Vs Packers Film Room: Chris Hubbard

Pittsburgh Steelers second-year offensive lineman Chris Hubbard has gotten the breakdown treatment in each of the first three games thus far this preseason, but that has been so for good reason. Hubbard, who spent 16 games on the 53-man roster in 2014 after a redshirt season on the practice squad…




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Doug Legursky Back In Familiar Position With Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers were forced to make a couple of roster moves yesterday due to injuries sustained in their last preseason game, among them adding depth along the interior offensive line following the lower leg fracture suffered by center Maurkice Pouncey. While backup Cody Wallace will be asked to fill…



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Steelers Sign C Doug Legursky, Place WR David Nelson On IR

The Pittsburgh Steelers now have a familiar face back in town as center Doug Legursky was signed Tuesday morning. Legursky, who was with the San Diego Chargers last season, will presumably back up Cody Wallace now that Maurkice Pouncey will be out for at least half the season. Legursky spent…


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Player Poaching Still The Exception, Not The Rule

You know you’re getting to the heart of the preseason when the dialogue begins over which players the Pittsburgh Steelers absolutely must keep on the 53-man roster or else they are certain to be claimed off waivers by any number of teams. This season, there seems to be a healthy…


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Rebuilding A Champion: Interior OL Depth Still A Question Mark

The Pittsburgh Steelers spent much of the time between their last playoff victory and now replenishing their roster in preparation for their next chance to make a push for a championship. Last season showed signs that the team was on its way out of that transitional phase after posting a…


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Chris Hubbard Keeps A Step Ahead Of Challengers

In spite of the fact that the Pittsburgh Steelers made a concerted effort to bring in a high-quality group of priority free agent interior linemen, the incumbent for the role they are auditioning for is not showing any interest in relinquishing that position. Chris Hubbard is listed at 286 pounds…


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Kozora 2015 Pre-Training Camp 53 Man Roster Prediction

As Dave Bryan did yesterday, I’ll send out my best guesses for the initial Pittsburgh Steelers’ final 53 man roster and 10 man practice squad. As he noted yesterday, we’ll update our rosters after each preseason game. Let’s get to it. Offense (23) Quarterbacks (2)  – Ben Roethlisberger, Bruce Gradkowski Analysis: This…


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Rebuilding A Champion: DeCastro Still Reaching His Potential

The Pittsburgh Steelers spent much of the time between their last playoff victory and now replenishing their roster in preparation for their next chance to make a push for a championship. Last season showed signs that the team was on its way out of that transitional phase after posting a…



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Practice Squad Has Produced Contributors For Steelers In Recent Past

The practice squad in the National Football League is also known as the scout team, and, indeed, that is its primary function. The 10—formerly eight—players that make up each team’s practice squad serve the purpose of helping the starters to prepare for and scout their upcoming opponents. This is largely…


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Steelers Roster Moves Suggest Positional Targets For Waiver Upgrades

The Pittsburgh Steelers certainly made some interesting decisions with their 53-man roster yesterday, but as recent history suggests, that doesn’t necessarily mean that the team is finished assembling the roster for this season. Last year, for example, the Steelers signed center Cody Wallace and punter Zoltan Mesko off waivers, and…