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Recent WR Contracts Have No Bearing On Antonio Brown’s Market Value

Over the course of the last several weeks, several young wide receivers around the league have signed lucrative contract extensions and that includes Allen Hurns, Keenan Allen and Doug Baldwin. With these extensions has come the talk in the media of how each will impact Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown…


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Ike Taylor Sees Breakout Year For Ryan Shazier

Last week, NFL Network’s website posted an article asking several panelists who they believe would be one of the next breakout stars for the 2016 season. Former Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor was on that panel, and it may not surprise you to learn that his choice was a member…



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Remainder Of 2010-2011 Draft Classes Now All Wheat, No Chaff

The Pittsburgh Steelers chose late last week to released sixth-year cornerback Cortez Allen after three successive disappointing seasons and an inability to stay healthy, let alone to live up to a five-year, $26-million contract. An interesting byproduct of this move is that we have now fully separated the wheat from…


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Steelers WR Antonio Brown Shares Old Scouting Report On Snapchat

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown has more than proven over the course of the last several years that late-round draft picks can become stars in the NFL. The fact that he came out of a small college program makes his accomplishments even more inspirational to future NFL players. Thursday…


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Steelers Leave Door ‘Open’ For Sammie Coates

You may have heard yesterday about Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin using the phrase “open competition” to describe the number two wide receiver position in the team’s offense during the 2016 season across from Antonio Brown, following the year-long suspension handed down to Martavis Bryant. This comment may have…


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2016 Steelers Pre-Free Agency Positional Review: Wide Receiver

We’re now into March, and that means that the new league year will be upon us shortly, and when that time comes, the floodgates to free agency will open—not that the Pittsburgh Steelers will be major players when it comes to signing outside free agents, as they tend to keep…


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Revisiting Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2010 Draft Class

A couple of days ago, I wrote an article about a series of grades evaluating the rookie draft classes of each NFL team following their first seasons, and I talked about the arbitrary nature of the process, in particular the signing of a letter grade for players who have yet…


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Revisiting Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2013 Draft Class

A couple of days ago, I wrote an article about a series of grades evaluating the rookie draft classes of each NFL team following their first seasons, and I talked about the arbitrary nature of the process, in particular the signing of a letter grade for players who have yet…


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Emmanuel Sanders First Of Young Money Crew To Cash In On Championship

In 2011, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ future looked bright, awash in talent at the wide receiver position. Mike Wallace was continuing to streak past defenders while Antonio Brown had just begun to emerge, and Emmanuel Sanders was contributing as well. They were the core group, the future. They were also the…


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Steelers Have Much Work To Do As Offseason Begins

The 2015 NFL season is now officially in the books after Emmanuel Sanders and the Denver Broncos emerged victorious to secure the franchise’s third trophy in eight Super Bowl appearances—unfortunately doing so at the expense of Jerricho Cotchery, another former Steeler who admittedly had a rough game, and the Panthers….


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Broncos Defense Dominates Panthers In Super Bowl 50

The Denver Broncos showed Sunday in Super Bowl 50 that defense can indeed win a championship as they manhandled the Carolina Panthers offense all game on their way to a 24-10 win at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. The Broncos defense sacked Panthers quarterback Cam Newton 6 times Sunday and Denver linebacker…


PITTSBURGH, PA - AUGUST 30:  Emmanuel Sanders #88 of the Pittsburgh Steelers celebrates with Jerricho Cotchery #89 against the Carolina Panthers during the preseason game on August 30, 2012 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Jerricho Cotchery Saw Potential Of Steelers Offense In 2013

Former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery is currently preparing to participate in the first Super Bowl of his career. Such is the fate of an individual who spend the majority of his career playing for the Jets (I kid—but not really). But prior to spending the past two seasons…



PITTSBURGH, PA - AUGUST 30:  Emmanuel Sanders #88 of the Pittsburgh Steelers celebrates with Jerricho Cotchery #89 against the Carolina Panthers during the preseason game on August 30, 2012 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Former Steelers Wide Receivers To Play In Super Bowl 50

It wasn’t too long ago that wide receivers Emmanuel Sanders and Jerricho Cotchery both played for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Now, both will play in Super Bowl 50 on opposite teams. Sanders, who was originally drafted by the Steelers in the third round of the 2010 NFL Draft out of SMU,…