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Steelers’ Seven Shots – Sunday, March 19, 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: 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…


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,…


Blast From The Past: Chuckky Okobi

The continuation from a series we began last season to pass the time. The random, oh yeah, remember him? players in recent Pittsburgh Steelers’ history. Some made an impact to the team, others cut early and never heard from again. But they all produce some level of nostalgia. Chuckky Okobi might be…






The Terrible Podcast – Talking Potential Suspension Of Steelers WR Martavis Bryant, Free Agent News & More

Season 6, Episode 92 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and in this Monday episode, Alex Kozora sits in again for David Todd, who spent the weekend in South Florida covering the Pittsburgh Pirates. Alex and I kick off this Monday show by talking about the news that surfaced this weekend concerning Pittsburgh Steelers…



Steelers Home Preseason Game Against Packers Moved To 1 p.m.

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced Saturday morning that the start time of their August 23rd preseason home opener against Green Bay Packers has been moved to 1 p.m. The game starting time, which was originally scheduled for 8 p.m. at Heinz Field, was moved because the Pittsburgh Pirates will be playing…


Happy Birthday Steelers – 82 Today

July 8th is a very important day in the history of the Pittsburgh Steelers as it can actually be referred to as the birthday of the organization. The Steelers, who are the fifth-oldest franchise in the NFL,  were founded on July 8, 1933 by Arthur Joseph Rooney. Originally named the…



Video: Pirates Pay Tribute To Troy Polamalu During Wednesday Night Game

If you missed the Pittsburgh Pirates paying tribute Wednesday night to recently retired Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu during their game against the Minnesota Twins, you can watch the ROOT Sports coverage of it below. As you can see, Polamalu was in a private suite that belonged to Thomas Tull where…