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Kevin Colbert: Steelers Have No Regrets In Waiving RB LeGarrette Blount

It’s been three months exactly since the Pittsburgh Steelers waived disgruntled running back LeGarrette Blount after he walked off the field prior to the game against the Tennessee Titans ending. Even though Blount went on to re-sign and win a championship with the New England Patriots, general manager Kevin Colbert…


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Steelers 2014 Player Exit Meetings – RB Josh Harris

End-of-season player exit meetings are not something that we are often privy to as outsiders of the football world. Generally, we only get a glimpse into that world when a player is asked by a reporter how the meeting went, if the player is willing to discuss it. Still, it’s…


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Steelers 2014 Player Exit Meetings – RB LeGarrette Blount

End-of-season player exit meetings are not something that we are often privy to as outsiders of the football world. Generally, we only get a glimpse into that world when a player is asked by a reporter how the meeting went, if the player is willing to discuss it. Still, it’s…


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The Optimist’s Take – Prep Work For Bell’s Suspension

While the Pittsburgh Steelers may have gained some tangible evidence of improvement, improving their win total by three games and hosting a playoff game as a division champion for the first time in four seasons, there is no doubt that the team is far from a finished product. No team,…


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Ahmad Bradshaw Could Be Great Addition For Pittsburgh

Prior to the 2013 NFL Draft, the Pittsburgh Steelers were very intrigued by the potential addition of running back Ahmad Bradshaw, hosting him for visits on two separate occasions. In that same draft, the team drafted it’s bell cow in Le’Veon Bell, but the team’s depth behind him is hurting….




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Are The Steelers Finished Giving Second Chances?

In today’s NFL, players are expected to abide by a certain code of ethics and are given a very short leash as far as what’s expected of them. There’s a very fine line, and if you cross it or even tread it, Commissioner Roger Goodell has proven time and time…



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Steelers 2015 Early Offseason Draft Needs – Running Back

No matter how good your team may be doing, there will always be a vocal cross-section of the fan base that, at any given point during the season, is already looking at who their favorite team should be drafting the following spring. The Pittsburgh Steelers fan base is certainly no…



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Super Bowl XLIX Open Discussion Game Thread

We are now roughly 90 minutes away from the kickoff of Super Bowl XLIX between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks. This game figures to be very close and at the time of this post the Seahawks are favored by one point at most online betting sites. Below…


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5 Things The Patriots Must Do To Win Super Bowl XLIX

The New England Patriots will look to win their fourth Lombardi Trophy Sunday evening in Super Bowl XLIX against the Seattle Seahawks and below are five things that I feel they must accomplish in the game in order for that to happen. Short Passing Game Must Click – Much like…


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The Optimist’s Take – Finding Bell’s Backup In Free Agency

While the Pittsburgh Steelers may have gained some tangible evidence of improvement, improving their win total by three games and hosting a playoff game as a division champion for the first time in four seasons, there is no doubt that the team is far from a finished product. No team,…


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Can Pittsburgh Afford Gambling On Gifted CB Marcus Peters At 22?

View image | gettyimages.com Each and every year in the buildup to the NFL Draft, prospects are analyzed, dissected and picked apart by draft analysts nationwide, examining everything from relationship history to the lifestyles of their parents (the Dez Bryant fiasco). This year is no different, with University of Washington…


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Super Bowl XLIX Weekend: Friday Night Five Questions

Welcome to Super Bowl weekend as Sunday the New England Patriots will play the Seattle Seahawks in Arizona in what figures to be a good game. Hopefully at about this same time next year we will be discussing the Pittsburgh Steelers trying to capture their seventh Lombardi Trophy. Like every…


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Patriots RB LeGarrette Blount Has Drug Charge Withdrawn

After completing 50 hours of community service, New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount has had his drug charge withdrawn, according to KDKA. Blount, who started the 2014 season as a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers, incurred the charge when he and running back Le’Veon Bell were stopped Aug. 20…


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Steelers 2014 Draft Class Review – RB Josh Harris – Undrafted

While it has been true for many years in recent times that the Pittsburgh Steelers have gotten little productivity on offense or defense out of their rookie players, that has been less of a truism in recent years, particularly, perhaps, over the last two seasons. While the Steelers have gotten…




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Steelers 2015 Draft: Top 20 Big Board

With the Pittsburgh Steelers losing in the first round of the playoffs to their hated rivals the Baltimore Ravens, Pittsburgh fans now have only the offseason to look forward to. Free agency is usually pretty limited in the Steel City. General Manager Kevin Colbert seemingly broke away from the usual…


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Logic Of LeGarrette Blount Release Not Altered By Recent Success

Following Le’Veon Bell’s rookie season, the Pittsburgh Steelers determined that their hodgepodge of so-so ‘veteran’ running backs behind their prized young workhorse back was insufficient. They sought out a more pedigreed option in the 2014 offseason in terms of on-field performance, and believed that they had found a viable answer…


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Steelers 2014 Draft Class Review – RB Dri Archer

While it has been true for many years in recent times that the Pittsburgh Steelers have gotten little productivity on offense or defense out of their rookie players, that has been less of a truism in recent years, particularly, perhaps, over the last two seasons. While the Steelers have gotten…


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Patriots Run Over Colts 45-7 To Advance To Super Bowl XLIX

Running back LeGarrette Blount rushed for 148 yards and three touchdowns Sunday evening to easily power the New England Patriots to a 45-7 win over the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC Championship game to advance to the Super Bowl where they’ll face the Seattle Seahawks. Blount, who was waived by…