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2017 OTAs On Deck: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of yinz once again and welcome to the end of what has ultimately been a busy week for the Pittsburgh Steelers. While this week was expected to be slow news-wise, the Thursday releases of long snapper Greg Warren and tight end Ladarius Green with failed physical…


JuJu Smith-Schuster Already Acting Like A True Pittsburgher

It’s not going to help him on the field any extra but JuJu Smith-Schuster might become a fan favorite of this rookie class. Despite only one trip to Pittsburgh, he’s all-in on celebrating the city of Pittsburgh. Overnight, he’s become a Pittsburgh Penguins’ fan, following them through the Stanley Cup…



Penguins To Honor Dan Rooney Friday Night With Helmet Decal

The Pittsburgh Penguins announced a few hours ago that they will honor Dan Rooney, chairman of the Pittsburgh Steelers who passed away this week, by wearing a decal on their helmets in their Friday night playoff game against the Columbus Blue Jackets. The Pittsburgh Penguins will honor Dan Rooney by…


The Perspective Of An Average Steelers Fan: Combine Week

The NFL combine is coming up this weekend and will be televised on the NFL Network. The league continues to try to make every NFL event a marketing opportunity. My understanding is that spectators will be allowed in during certain events like the bench press. Three hundred pro prospects all…


Steelers’ Seven Shots – Sunday, February 26, 2017

Every Sunday during the offseason I plan on recapping for you seven items related to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the NFL that may have fallen through the cracks the past week that should be worth your time to read. This weekly feature will be entitled “Steelers’ Seven…


The Perspective Of An Average Steelers Fan: I Want More!

Last week, I offered some treatments for Pittsburgh Steelers Season withdrawal symptoms. Here is a little update on how those distractions are doing: Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins scored his career 1000th point this past week. The third skater after Mario Lemieux and Jaromir Jagr to score at least…


The Perspective Of An Average Steelers Fan: Treating Offseason Ennui

Is anyone experiencing a feeling of listlessness and dissatisfaction arising from a lack of occupation or excitement like me? In a word, we are suffering from ennui. Ending a season with a loss is always painful, regardless of how deep into the seasons the Pittsburgh Steelers managed to get. Honestly,…




Steelers Celebrate Penguins’ Stanley Cup Victory

As the saying has gone, when you play one Pittsburgh team, you play the entire city. The Pittsburgh Penguins won their 4th Stanley Cup last night, the support of the Pittsburgh Steelers behind them the entire playoff run. That included an outpouring of support following the 3-1 victory, players and…


Post 2016 OTA Practices: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you and I hope you all realize that the start of the Pittsburgh Steelers 2016 training camp is now just 7 weeks away. The Steelers wrapped up their annual OTAs this past week and the players will now have a few days off before their mandatory three-day…




Pre 2016 OTA Practices: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you and I can now say that I am happily settled in Las Vegas following my recent move. Some boxes still need unpacking, but for the most part, I have my office completely put back together and have also been reunited with my leather recliner….