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NORFOLK, Va. -- L.C. Greenwood, a former Pittsburgh Steeler, and Luis Tiant, a former Boston Red Sox player, stand on the brow of USS Albany (SSN 753) with Chief of the Boat, Michael Nichols, before going below decks to tour Albany June 13. The tour was part of Summerfest 2007, hosted by Naval Station Norfolk's Morale Welfare and Recreation. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Christina M. Shaw (RELEASED)

Ledyard/Kozora: Greatest Steelers Defensive End

Another series, a collaborative one, to take you through the remaining weeks of the offseason. Jon Ledyard and I will pick a side in choosing the greatest Pittsburgh Steelers at each position. Tell us who is right and who won the debate – those don’t have to be the same…


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Ledyard/Kozora: Greatest Steelers DT

Another series, a collaborative one, to take you through the remaining weeks of the offseason. Jon Ledyard and I will pick a side in choosing the greatest Pittsburgh Steelers at each position. Tell us who is right and who won the debate – those don’t have to be the same…


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Ledyard/Kozora: Greatest Steelers’ Wide Receiver

Another series, a collaborative one, to take you through the remaining weeks of the offseason. Jon Ledyard and I will pick a side in choosing the greatest Pittsburgh Steelers at each position. Tell us who is right and who won the debate – those don’t have to be the same…



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There They Go Again … Disrespecting James Harrison

There has been a lot of “dissing” going on again with Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison. It was only last year during the offseason when NFL experts both local and far away were using the word “done” when discussing what was left in the career tank of James Harrison. Too…



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The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers News, Appeal Hearings, Todd Haley, Ramon Foster & More

Season 5, Episode 124 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and with Alex Kozora still sitting in for David Todd, we open the show by recapping the latest Pittsburgh Steelers news that includes the recent passing of Joe Greene’s wife and the team announcing they will honor running back Jerome Bettis with a ring ceremony during the Week…




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Where Are They Now? Donnie Shell

Today, I wrote an article in regards to Troy Polamalu making it into the Hall Of Fame as a first-ballot candidate. It’s a legitimate discussion, as he’s going to get in regardless, it’s just a question of when. However, as great as Polamalu was, he may not even be the first Steelers’…


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Steelers Greatest Impact Draft Picks

Steelers Nation will be of one heartbeat and a shared deep breath when these words are uttered… With the twenty-second overall pick of the 2015 NFL Draft, the Pittsburgh Steelers select… Will it be a cornerback? An edge rusher? A quality player that slipped through the ranks? Or will there…


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Steelers Losing Advantages A 3-4 Scheme Once Provided

When the Pittsburgh Steelers converted to the 3-4 defense in the early 80s, it was a move made in large part to reflect the shifting nature of the roster, following the retirement of Joe Greene and the depletion of the Steel Curtain. But the shift in scheme, particularly in time,…


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Goldman Could Be The Black And Gold’s Man In The First Round

If you were to ask 10 different Pittsburgh Steelers fans to name the position they believe the team will draft in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft, 12 of them would probably tell you it will either be outside linebacker or cornerback. While those two positions are obvious…





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The Steelers Playoffs Crystal Ball: Game 13

By Michael K. Reynolds Remarkably, the Pittsburgh Steelers loss to the New Orleans Saints has not yet made them beggars and thieves as they were during last year’s last gasp attempt at trying to make the playoffs. Thanks to accompanying losses by both the Baltimore Ravens and Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh…


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Are The Steelers Incompetent At Developing Young Players?

By Michael K. Reynolds Pittsburgh Steelers Coach Mike Tomlin has demonstrated he is an excellent coach with veteran players. He has a Super Bowl ring to prove the point. But can he be counted on to draft, develop and retain young talent? One of the most disappointing aspects about the…


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David Todd: Quick Thoughts: Steelers Versus Ravens

By David Todd The Pittsburgh Steelers took on the Baltimore Ravens in their third consecutive nationally-televised game at Heinz Field on a night when they retired Joe Greene’s jersey. They did Mean Joe proud, throttling the visitors 43-23 to raise their record to 6-3. It wasn’t quite a throwback to…



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Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: Game 9 vs. Ravens

By Michael K. Reynolds The evening began with the honoring of all-time Pittsburgh Steelers great Joe Greene and finished with one of the most satisfying victories ever over the Baltimore Ravens. Although it started off of the Steelers script in the first quarter, by the end of the game all…


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Another Week, Another Historic Performance For Ben Roethlisberger

It was another week, another record-breaking performance for Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, who is currently at the top of his game during a historic homestand that saw him lead his team the three straight victories and score 124 points. Last week, against the Indianapolis Colts, the 11th-year veteran became…



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What’s The Big Deal About Mean Joe Greene?

By Michael K. Reynolds What’s the big deal about Mean Joe Greene? I think for younger Pittsburgh Steelers fans this is a perfectly understandable question. I can recall in the 1970’s when I first started watching football having no interest in hearing about old worn out football players that wore…


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Steelers Vs. Ravens: Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday and Happy Halloween to you all. The Pittsburgh Steelers have a huge game ahead of them Sunday night against the Baltimore Ravens and a win will sure go long way in helping them possibly win the AFC North this season. There will be tons of excitement in the…