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Report: Senquez Golson To Undergo MRI

Don’t want to ring all the alarm bells here but it appears that Senquez Golson went for an MRI after today’s practice. The news was initially reported by Dale Lolley over at the Observer Reporter, leading off his notes from today’s practice. According to him, Golson didn’t participate in today’s practice…


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Cam Heyward “Scouts” Daniel McCullers

Entering his sixth season, every Pittsburgh Steelers’ fan knows the type of talent you’re getting with Cam Heyward. So on Thursday after practice, it was Heyward’s turn to assess the rest of his defensive line teammates. He touched on Stephon Tuitt – “you look for [him] to take another step…


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Heyward And Tuitt Playing Major Role In Resurrecting Pass Rush

Prior to the start of last season, much was made about the dreadful Pittsburgh Steelers pass rush and how the front seven needed to get back to its attack ways getting to the quarterback consistently. Although the Steelers recorded 48 sacks last season — the third-most sacks in the NFL…


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Three Steelers Make List For Best Linemen In NFL

Matt Williamson released his top offensive linemen rankings over on Today’s Pigskin and three Pittsburgh Steelers’ made the list. In his top 15 tackles, Marcus Gilbert sneaked his way onto the 15th spot while in his list for the top 20 interior linemen, Williamson tabs David DeCastro 5th and Maurkice Pouncey…


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Steelers Will Travel Fewest Miles During 2016 Season

Die hard Steelers fan looking to attend every single game? Now’s a good season to try it. You’ll hardly have to fill up for gas, much less buy a plane ticket. That’s because the Pittsburgh Steelers will travel the fewest miles in 2016, according to CBS’ annual breakdown. The team…


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Senquez Golson Adds Ten Pounds During Offseason

As Dave Bryan wrote earlier today, Senquez Golson started on the outside in yesterday’s first OTA practice. It is easy to look at his slight frame and question if he can compete against the bigger receivers he’ll see but Golson has used the offseason to help combat that. Golson has…


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Devaunte Sigler’s Long Road Finally Leads To Pittsburgh

Jacksonville State defensive lineman Devaunte Sigler has battled more than just offensive lineman in his pursuit.  The 6’3” 290lb player has had to overcome adversity throughout his collegiate career in order to get a shot at making an NFL roster.  And in late April, he finally got his chance with the…


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Alan Faneca To Serve As Steelers’ Coach During Spring

The first practice of OTAs kicks off today but our first piece of news circles around a new coach, not a player. The Pittsburgh Steelers have hired Alan Faneca to serve as an assistant coach during  OTAs and their June minicamp. The news wa first reported by lead PR man…


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Steelers Bell And Tuitt Named To NFL.com’s Under-25 Team

For the second year in a row, Le’Veon Bell has been named to Elliot Harrison’s All Under-25 team. The post, originally written up back in March but updated a few days ago, also selected Stephon Tuitt to the group. Bell, who turned 24 in February, “is quite simply the best…


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Film Room: Cover 3 Still A Steelers’ Staple

When you think of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense, you probably circle a couple of common concepts: tough, hard-hitting, stellar run defense, and a potent pass rush. That’s been a constant since the 1970s. But the scheme wrapped around those core football values has evolved. Bud Carson’s Cover 2, a 4-3…



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Analyzing The AFC North Defenses

Now that the draft is over and free agency has calmed down, let’s take a look at how the AFC North defenses will look heading into the 2016 NFL season. Some of the notable additions and returning players will be featured. Cleveland Browns Notable Draft Picks: 1. DL/OLB Emmanuel Ogbah…


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Post-Draft Pittsburgh Steelers Free Agency Wishlist

Ok, I want to be clear. These certainly are far from “prize” free agents and our first wishlist way back in March wasn’t exactly star-studded either. But instead of slogging through a meaningless rankings list, here is a slightly less meaningless free agency wishlist. Honestly, I don’t have any attachment…


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Mike Tomlin Teams Up With Baltimore Cancer Foundation

When Mike Tomlin visits Baltimore, his usual goal is to beat the Ravens. Tomlin returned to the city last night but in a mission to defeat cancer, not another football team. At first glance, that may seem a little unusual. But his journey is for a terrific cause with a…