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The Steelers Are Buying Into “New Age Of Linebackers”

Over the course of recent years it is clear that an emphasis on athleticism and playmaking ability has been placed throughout the NFL.  These categories now dominate the conversation. The linebacker position has not evaded this focused attention, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are riding the wave. If the draft selections…

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Steelers Have Options At ILB Heading Into 2016

The Pittsburgh Steelers are entering what has the potential to be a transitional period for their group of inside linebackers, one of the bedrock positions of any 3-4 defense and perhaps the deepest position group on the entire roster. There exists the potential for great turnover within the group over…

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Bill Cowher Advocates For Alan Faneca HOF Induction

Sure, he may be a little biased. But it doesn’t mean Bill Cowher is wrong. Speaking to Teresa Varley of Steelers.com, Cowher believes Alan Faneca should get into the Hall of Fame on his first try. Faneca was named a Hall of Fame finalist on January 7th, one of 15…


Steelers Ban Media From Talking To Joey Porter This Week

During his Tuesday press conference, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin made it clear that he’s ready to move past what happened Saturday night in the AFC Wild Card game against the Cincinnati Bengals and especially what transpired with linebackers coach Joey Porter during the final minute of play. On…

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Steelers Mike Vick Wants To Play One More Season In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mike Vick isn’t happy with how he played this season when his number was called but even so, the 35-year-old would still welcome an opportunity to return in 2016. “I’ve thought about it. I think about maybe making next year my last year, play one more season….


Mike Vick Imitating Seahawks QB Russell Wilson This Week In Practice

While his days of taking a meaningful snap for the Pittsburgh Steelers are hopefully over, backup quarterback Mike Vick is still taking meaningful snaps in the team’s practices. According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Vick, who hasn’t dressed for a game since injuring a hamstring in the team’s…

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Joey Porter Happy With Pass-Rush Rotation

Much has been talked about the variety of changes coming to the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense as they transitioned this year away from Dick LeBeau and to new defensive coordinator Keith Butler, who was of course the team’s linebackers coach for over a decade. One of the most interesting tweaks, which…


Antonio Brown Takes Blame For First Roethlisberger INT Against Bengals

While none of the three interceptions that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger threw on Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals were pretty, wide receiver Antonio Brown admitted on Monday that he probably could have done a better job of preventing the first one from happening. With 11:56 left to go in…

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Maurkice Pouncey Undergoes Second Surgery

Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey has officially undergone his second surgery to repair his broken fibula. His girlfriend, who goes by @razansworld on Instagram, posted this picture two hours ago. Surgery went well! 😊🙏🏼 #HospitalSelfie A photo posted by @razansworld on Oct 22, 2015 at 6:59am PDT   Pouncey had…


The Doctor Is In: Pouncey’s Season Ain’t Over Yet

Like the great Yogi Berra always said, “it ain’t over ’til it’s over.” And in my medical opinion, Pittsburgh Steelers All-Pro center Maurkice Pouncey may very well make it back in time to snap the ball to quarterback Ben Roethlisberger this season. (All the usual disclaimers: I am not Maurkice…