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Mike Tomlin Not Ready To Commit To Bell Or Redman Playing Monday Night

The Pittsburgh Steelers put the wraps on their 48th annual training camp at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe on Saturday with a practice in helmet and shorts. According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, rookie running back Le\’Veon Bell participated for a second straight day. Being that both Bell and Isaac Redman, who suffered […]

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Bouchette Says Steelers Only Look “Okay”

By Jeremy Hritz Ed Bouchette has been covering the Pittsburgh Steelers for quite a while, and his insight into the team, much of the time, is prophetic. His coverage of the Steelers is objective, though he does have a tendency to see the glass as half empty. Every year, prior to the first game of […]

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Report: Steelers Have Yet To Talk Contract Extensions As Camp Winds Down

The Pittsburgh Steelers will break training camp on Saturday, and they will play the Washington Redskins in their second preseason game Monday night on the road. With lest than a month to go until the start of the regular season, Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports Thursday on Twitter that there are still no […]

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Danny Smith Likely To Get The Final Say On Last Few Roster Spots

When it comes down to the final two or three spots on the Pittsburgh Steelers 53 man roster, special teams play really has a bearing on which players make the team and which players are included in the final cut. According to linebackers coach Keith Butler and running backs coach Kirby Wilson, new special teams […]

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No Mental Errors Thus Far Made By Steelers Rookie RB Le\’Veon Bell During Training Camp

Pittsburgh Steelers running backs coach Kirby Wilson has been around the league for a long time and has been known not to pull any punches when talking about his running backs. With that being said, you can\’t help but smile when you read what Wilson had to say Monday about rookie running back Le\’Veon Bell, […]

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Steelers Wanting To Break Rookie LB Jarvis Jones Of Inside Habit

In order for Pittsburgh Steelers rookie linebacker Jarvis Jones to reach his full potential, linebackers coach Keith Butler thinks he needs to work on a few things. While at Georgia, Jones often times used his inside pass rush move as his bread and butter. While Butler acknowledged to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette how […]

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Kirby Wilson Liked The Way Jonathan Dwyer Ran Against The Giants

According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh Steelers running backs coach Kirby Wilson said Monday he liked how running back Jonathan Dwyer ran with the football Saturday night against the New York Giants in the preseason opener and that there was only one of his six carries that he disagreed with Dwyer\’s decision of where […]

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Report: Todd Haley Wanted To Commit To Outside Zone Last Season

According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley wanted to use more zone blocking in 2012, but the team never could commit to it. Haley told Bouchette they worked on the blocking scheme during the offseason, but for undisclosed reasons it pretty much ended there. While they did try […]

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Could Beachum Steal The Right Tackle Position From Gilbert?

By Jeremy Hritz Much attention has fallen upon the shuffling of the Pittsburgh Steelers tackles, with Mike Adams shifting over to the left, and Marcus Gilbert sliding to the right. While many believed this move was only in the spirit of experimentation, in the most recent depth chart released by the Steelers on Tuesday, Adams […]

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Steelers S Troy Polamalu Says He Feels \”Great\” Right Now

Prior to having off on Monday, Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu missed the previous two practices with what head coach Mike Tomlin called a “contusion to the birth certificate.” While it is unknown if that contusion has healed enough for him to resume practice when the team returns to the practice fields later today, it […]

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Steelers Defensive Ends To Rush The Edge More In 2013

Since Dick LeBeau returned in 2004 to be the Pittsburgh Steelers defensive coordinator, the effectiveness of the defensive ends in his 3-4 defense have never measured by sacks. Instead, their ability to push the pocket was what mattered most as it clogged up the middle and forced quarterbacks trying to evacuate the pocket into the […]

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Emmanuel Sanders Promises To Not Cheat His Teammates

A few days ago, Pittsburgh Steelers general manger Kevin Colbert said in a radio interview that while no contract extensions are currently in the works right now, there could be a few that get done between now and the start of the regular season. Whether or not wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders will be one of […]

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Steelers CB Curtis Brown Now Must Show He Can Turn The Proverbial Corner

I consider myself a “glass half full” kind of guy and thus not only am I not overly worried about Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen not being ready for the start of the regular season following his Friday knee surgery; I also think the extra reps that third-year cornerback Curtis Brown will receive in Allen\’s […]

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Steelers Rookie RB Le\’Veon Bell Likes Feeling Lighter

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie running back Le\’Veon Bell was heavily criticized for being too tall and lacking great speed leading up to the 2013 NFL Draft. While Bell cant do anything about his height, he is looking to improve his speed some as he arrived at Latrobe  for training camp weighing 232 pounds, which as Gerry […]

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Steelers Will Still Primarily Be A Power Running Team In 2013

If you are like me, you are probable excited about seeing more of the outside zone being utilized by the Pittsburgh Steelers offense in 2013. However, just because we will see more of it, doesn\’t mean we won\’t still see some of the traditional inside zone, and power based blocking that we have been accustomed […]

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Cortez Allen And Terry Hawthorne Both Sidelined On Monday

Early on in the offseason, Pittsburgh Steelers rookie cornerback Terry Hawthorne needed surgery on one of his knees to reportedly remove some bone chips and it cost him all of the offseason as a result. Now, after making it through the first two training camp practices of the year, the Steelers fifth-round draft pick is […]

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Row, Row, Row Your Roethlisberger – Steelers QB Took Up Kayaking During Offseason

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger looks to be in good shape this year and the concerns about the knee he had cleaned up during the mandatory mini camp have been put to rest after the first two training camp practices. Roethlisberger has said a few times over the course of the offseason that he started […]

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Roethlisberger More Confident, Focused in 2013

By Jeremy Hritz It’s the start of a new season for the Pittsburgh Steelers, and there is optimism abound, especially from the player that the team expects it from most: their franchise quarterback. Ironically enough, just a year ago in interviews with Ben Roethlisberger during training camp, his demeanor seemed distracted and unfocused because of […]

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Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Not Feeling Pain In Surgically Repaired Knee

During his first training camp press conference, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said that while quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is still experiencing a little discomfort in the knee that was surgically repaired during the final week of OTA practices; it won\’t prevent him from doing what he needs to do on the practice fields. “He […]

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Steelers 2013 Training Camp – Day One Recap

The Pittsburgh Steelers arrived at Latrobe for training camp on Friday and here now is your recap of the news and notes from the day. Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin is now on Twitter, and you can follow him at @coachtomlin. Tomlin said he wants to show his players how Twitter can be used responsibly, […]

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Twitter Has A New Standard As Steelers HC Mike Tomlin Is Now Tweeting

Twitter will have a new standard on Friday as Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is now reporting that Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin has joined the social media network. Tomlin, whose Twitter handle will be @coachtomlin, will reportedly start tweeting later this afternoon from training camp. On Thursday, Burt Lauten, the Steelers public […]

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Steelers C Maurkice Pouncey Says He Took A Lot Of Heat For Wearing Free Hernandez Hat

Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey has arrived at Latrobe for the start of training camp, and he answered questions from the media regarding him being photographed with his twin brother Mike Pouncey during his birthday party a few weeks ago while wearing “Free Hernandez” hats. Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports via Twitter that […]

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Could Steelers RB Isaac Redman Be In Line For A Contract Extension During Training Camp?

Could Pittsburgh Steelers running back Isaac Redman be in line for a contract extension during training camp? According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Redman\’s agent, Sean Stellato, is not so sure it will happen. “I wouldn\’t be surprised if that doesn\’t occur,” Stellato, said, via the Bouchette report. “He\’s happy to be there […]

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Report: Steelers T Mike Adams Not Likely To Be Ready To Practice At Start Of Training Camp

Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette said Thursday during his online chat session that Pittsburgh Steelers tackle Mike Adams is not likely to practice right at the start of training camp as he continues to recover from being stabbed in an early morning carjacking attempt back on June 1. Should this indeed be the case, […]

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Is Kelvin Beachum Really A Threat To Either Mike Adams Or Ramon Foster?

Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is back from his vacation and in his Thursday morning blog post, he wrote that second-year offensive lineman Kelvin Beachum shouldn\’t be counted out as a possible starter at tackle or guard this year. Bouchette goes on to back up his statement by saying Beachum performed so well at […]

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The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Training Camp Preview, Outside Linebackers, Long Snappers & More Episode

Season 3, Episode 121 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I start by talking about what Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette had to say Thursday morning on his blog about Kelvin Beachum possibly starting at right tackle this year. We also discuss a few other tidbits that Bouchette wrote […]

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