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JuJu Smith-Schuster Channels Inner Hines Ward Sunday

Real quick post because the clip I’m about to show is worth 1000 words. JuJu Smith-Schuster has been compared to Hines Ward since being drafted. He spent training camp standing by his side throughout practice and working with him after. That experience seemed to rub off on him Sunday. Against…


Several Former Steelers Nominated For Pro Football Hall Of Fame

The Modern-Era nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2018 were announced Tuesday night and the list includes 108 players and coaches. Included in those 108 are former Pittsburgh Steelers players Alan Faneca, Hines Ward, Greg Lloyd, Joey Porter, Gary Anderson and former coaches Bill Cowher and Buddy Parker. Faneca…




Smith-Schuster Thrives On His Competition Making Plays

Some rookies will shrink to the moment. You’re in the NFL, the highest level of football in the world. And the Pittsburgh Steelers are positively loaded at wide receiver, making it a tough group to crack. So when JuJu Smith-Schuster missed the first few days of practice, and other receivers…



Tomlin Embraces Steeler Alumni Being Involved At Training Camp

Former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward was present for the team’s Wednesday training camp practice at Saint Vincent College and he was spotted several times throughout the day talking to rookie wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster, who has been compared to him quite a bit ever since he was selected…



2 Weeks Until 2017 Training Camp: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you and welcome to another July weekend. Two weeks from today, the Pittsburgh Steelers will hold their first training camp practice of 2017 and thus relevant and meaningful football talk will resume. Thank goodness. Come Monday evening, we’ll also know whether or not the Steelers…


One Reporter Believes Alejandro Villanueva Will Hold Out

Headline I admit caught me by surprise. The Beaver County Times Chris Bradford had an OTA wrap up article yesterday donning the headline, “Steelers Takeaways: Expect Alejandro Villanueva to hold out, but not for long.” Though Alejandro Villanueva has remained non-committal, it’s the first I’ve heard someone think Villanueva will miss minicamp,…


Photo: Antonio Brown Takes JuJu Smith-Schuster Under His Wing

It’s just a photo. But you know how the saying goes. It’s worth a thousand words. In this case, it might be the start to JuJu Smith-Schuster having a 1000 yard season. Antonio Brown posted a photo to his Instagram account, showing he and Smith-Schuster getting some extra reps at…


JuJu Smith-Schuster Describes Himself As An Old School Steeler

They don’t make them like they used to. Except sometimes they do. And JuJu Smith-Schuster is an example of that type of guy. Sitting down with Missi Matthews over on Steelers.com, Smith-Schuster was asked to describe his game, and he wound up giving an answer you’d hear from a player…


Steelers Spin: Greatest Draft Hits – Third Round

Over the past week, we’ve been counting down the Pittsburgh Steelers greatest draft hits and so far the discussion has remained…cordial. Well…now it’s time for the gloves to come off as things will get much tighter and difficult to discern in this round. It’s time for a generational UFC battle…