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Tuitt Gives Progress Report On Steelers New Defensive Linemen

During the offseason the Pittsburgh Steelers made it a point to address their defensive line and that undertaking included them signing unrestricted free agent defensive end Ricardo Mathews and drafting defensive tackle Javon Hargrave in the third-round. Those two players, along with the return of defensive tackle Daniel McCullers and defense…


BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 27, 2015: Linebackers coach Joey Porter of the Pittsburgh Steelers watches the action from the sideline during a game against the Baltimore Ravens on December 27, 2015 at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland. Baltimore won 20-17. (Photo by: Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** Joey Porter

OLB Coach Joey Porter Talks Up Bud Dupree’s Growth

You will recall recently that Pittsburgh Steelers second-year outside linebacker Bud Dupree has been spotted quite a bit during OTAs on the perimeter of drills rather than in participating in them, sidelined with what he classified as simply a “tissue” injury with all the vagary you would expect surrounding a…



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Heyward-Bey The Forgotten Man In Steelers’ WR Group

Clearly, the year-long suspension of Martavis Bryant has significantly bumped Darrius Heyward-Bey’s status amongst the receivers in contention for playing time. And the Steelers’ minimal options within the receiving corps can’t hurt his chances. But what may be even more of a reason for an increased role within the offense,…



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Ladarius Green Discusses Playing Weight, Ankle Injury

Ladarius Green has made his first official appearance in Pittsburgh, and chatting with the media for the first time. As Dave Bryan just wrote, Green will wear #80 for the Steelers. The newly signed tight end says he currently weighs 250 pounds but might add another five, according to a…



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Report: Roethlisberger Currently 50-50 To Play Against Broncos

The Pittsburgh Steelers are hoping injured starting quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will be able to play Sunday in the team’s AFC Divisional Round playoff game against the Denver Broncos after suffering a sprained right shoulder late Saturdays win over the Cincinnati Bengals. As expected, Roethlisberger didn’t practice Wednesday and he’s unsure…


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Sunday Could Be Last Home Game For Veteran Steelers LB James Harrison

Depending on how things play out, Sunday could very well wind up being the Pittsburgh Steelers last game of the 2015 season at Heinz Field. Should that indeed wind up being the case, there’s a distinct possibility that it could be the last time veteran outside linebacker James Harrison plays…


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Shazier Staying Mentally Tough Through Injury Plagued Season

You don’t need me to tell you this but it’s been a disappointing season for Ryan Shazier. Largely stemming from injuries, which some fans ridiculed him over last week in which Shazier suffered an obvious concussion, limiting his ability to stack positive gains. As we’ve written before, this is uncharted…



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Carnell Lake On Mike Mitchell’s Big Improvement

Some wanted him cut in the offseason. Now, he’s on track to make a Pro Bowl. You don’t have to search hard for the reason in Mike Mitchell’s stellar play in 2015. It starts foremost with health. Mitchell played with tears in each of his groins, gutting out the full…