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Recent History Suggests Steelers Will Carry Just One Kicker Into Camp

The plan was to have two but the news of Shaun Suisham’s setback leaves Chris Boswell as the only kicker on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ roster. And their recent history suggests he’ll remain as the only one. First, the obvious. In a move corresponding with Suisham’s release, the team opted against…



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Who Is The Steelers Most Polarizing Player?

Had a good discussion Monday with Dave on The Terrible Podcast, talking about Lawrence Timmons and if he’s the most polarizing player on the team. I didn’t totally agree with the assessment, though I understand it, but it got me to thinking: if it isn’t Timmons (and maybe you think it…


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Pouncey Playing With A Chip On His Shoulder In 2016

Injury history hasn’t been kind to Maurkice Pouncey, missing two of the last three seasons with serious leg injuries. Last year’s journey was the most difficult, a total of seven surgeries to fix and repair complications from his broken fibula. Now fully healthy, he’s playing with a chip on his…


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Ask Alex: Steelers’ Mailbag

One month. So close. So far away. Counting down those days to camp, Steelers’ Nation. Hold hands, we can do this. I’m not one to judge music but if you’re interested, the new Red Hot Chili Peppers album came out. It’s pretty good. So ask away while you listen. To…


during their game at Wallace Wade Stadium Stadium on November 15, 2014 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Virginia Tech won 17-16.

Issac Blakeney Has The Size, Learning The Technique To Play In The NFL

Most people wake up every morning, grab their coffee, brush their teeth, get dressed for work. It’s their routine and there’s comfort in that. Anyone who’s been around someone who hasn’t had their morning cup of joe can attest to that. Change that routine and everything gets out of whack….



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Steelers’ Defensive “Triplets” Rank In Bottom Third

The argument for where the Pittsburgh Steelers’ offensive trio should rank is pretty easy. Definitely in the top three and even without sounding homerish, they really should be at number one. Ben Roethlisberger, Le’Veon Bell, Antonio Brown. What else do you need to say? But the defensive trio? It’s a…


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Steelers Ranked 7th In Analytics Personnel

Analytics. It’s that thing you either love or hate, usually depending on if it helps or hurts your argument. Regardless of how you feel, it’s becoming a more important part of the NFL with teams finally hiring people specifically to dig through the numbers. The very smart Andy Guyader decided…


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Ike Taylor: “This Team Will Be Special”

Ike Taylor flew into Pittsburgh during last week’s minicamp and caught up with Steelers.com’s Missi Matthews for a quick interview. And he didn’t hold back his optimism for the team’s outlook in 2016. He told Matthews he was excited for the group and as you can see in the title,…


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Antonio Brown Training In Miami With Several NFL Players

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ offseason program officially concluded last week. But if you know anything about Antonio Brown, his training continues. He’s back down in Miami with several NFL players under the guise of “Bo The Trainer.” “Bo,” Bo Smith of Milk Personal Training, posted this photo of the group. The…


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Randy Fichtner Expects Landry Jones To Be Steelers’ #2 Quarterback

It has been an eventful, though not always pretty, professional career for Landry Jones. But in his fourth season, he may have finally settled in. Quarterbacks coach Randy Ficthtner spoke to Steelers.com’s Teresa Varley at the end of last week’s minicamp and had nothing but praise for Jones. While he…



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Maurkice Pouncey Still The League’s Best Center

Injury-prone. The best center in the National Football League. Those two associations often don’t go together, but in the case of Maurkice Pouncey, these have both praised and plagued him throughout the past several years. I don’t buy into the “injury-prone” title , because a couple of these injuries, including…


CLEVELAND, OH - JANUARY 3, 2016: Linebacker Anthony Chickillo #56 of the Pittsburgh Steelers celebrates after a fumble recovery on a kickoff during a game against the Cleveland Browns on January 3, 2016 at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. Pittsburgh won 28-12. (Photo by Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** Anthony Chickillo

One Step To Take: Anthony Chickillo

New series we’re kicking off here to get us through the upcoming dog days of the offseason. Every player wants to improve, to elevate his game in all areas from one season to the next. Understanding that, we’re going to isolate just one area, one faction of a player’s game….