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Tight Situation At Tight End Could Have Serious Roster Implications

By Matthew Marczi Going into the offseason, the Pittsburgh Steelers were already abundantly aware of the fact that starting tight end Heath Miller would take a significant amount of time to rehab his late-season knee injury, likely into the start of the regular season, allowing them to work around, and accommodate, his circumstances. In doing […]

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Steelers 2013 53 Man Roster Prediction – Post Preseason Game 1 Edition

The Pittsburgh Steelers now have their first preseason game behind them, so it is now time for my fourth 53 man roster prediction for the 2013 season. If you missed my first three 53 man roster predictions following the draft, OTA practices and pre training camp you can view them by following the links provided. […]

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Danny Smith Likely To Get The Final Say On Last Few Roster Spots

When it comes down to the final two or three spots on the Pittsburgh Steelers 53 man roster, special teams play really has a bearing on which players make the team and which players are included in the final cut. According to linebackers coach Keith Butler and running backs coach Kirby Wilson, new special teams […]

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Steelers Not Expected To Place TE Matt Spaeth On Injured Reserve

Bob Labriola of Steelers Digest posted Tuesday on Twitter that while the Pittsburgh Steelers will likely place veteran wide receiver Plaxico Burress on injured reserve at some point following his Monday surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff suffered late last week in practice; he doesn\’t believe that injured tight end Matt Spaeth will be […]

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Two Weeks Of Steelers Training Camp And Eight Players Added Since It Started

Since the Pittsburgh Steelers opened training camp at the end of July, eight players have been added to the roster. Here is a recap of the seven that remain. D\’Anthony Batiste – Batiste was signed as a free agent after guard Nik Embernate was lost for the season with his knee injury. Last year with […]

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Steelers Waive G Nik Embernate Injured; Sign T D\’Anthony Batiste

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced a roster move on Saturday as undrafted free agent guard Nik Embernate has been waived injured and free agent tackle D\’Anthony Batiste has been signed to take his place on the 90 man roster. Embernate tore his ACL and MCL on Thursday and his surgery will be forthcoming. Assuming he clears […]

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Steelers Keeping Four Tight Ends On 53 Man Roster Can\’t Be Ruled Out

Based on the comments made Friday by both Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin and general manager Kevin Colbert about rehabbing tight end Heath Miller, it\’s hard to come away thinking he\’ll be ready for the season opener. Should they, however, ultimately decide that he will be ready following the Week 4 bye, they might […]

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Steelers CB DeMarcus Van Dyke Has Likely Had His Roster Bubble Popped By His Hamstring

I was really looking forward to seeing Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback DeMarcus Van Dyke finally get some playing time during the upcoming preseason, but now that he has suffered a hamstring injury on Sunday, that head coach Mike Tomlin described as significant on Wednesday, I am starting to think we won\’t see him at all. Van […]

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Steelers Sign CB Ryan Steed And TE John Rabe; Waive DT Omar Hunter And CB Nigel Malone

The Pittsburgh Steelers are off on Tuesday, but they still made a few changes to their roster. Burt Lauten reports via Twitter that cornerback Ryan Steed and tight end/fullback John Rabe were signed on Tuesday and that nose tackle Omar Hunter and cornerback Nigel Malone were waived to make room on the roster. Steed was […]

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5 Things We Think We Know About The Steelers Roster Four Days Into Camp (Defense Version)

The Pittsburgh Steelers are resting and relaxing following their first three days of training camp practice, so now is a good time to review in our heads everything that\’s been reported over the course of the first three practices as it relates to the final 53 man roster and practice squad. We have already talked […]

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5 Things We Think We Know About The Steelers Roster Four Days Into Camp (Offense Version)

Just because the Pittsburgh Steelers have a day off on Tuesday doesn\’t mean we are taking the day off. With three days of practices now in the books the 53 man roster is far from set, but here are a few things we think we know as it relates to roster spots on the offense. […]

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Steelers 2013 53 Man Roster Prediction – Training Camp Edition

The Pittsburgh Steelers report to Latrobe to training camp today, so it is now time for my third 53 man roster prediction for the 2013 season. If you missed my first two 53 man roster predictions following the draft and the OTA practices, you can view them by following the links provided. As I do […]

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15 Roster Spots Up For Grabs At Steelers 2013 Training Camp

Before we get into the individual roster battles that will begin to take place when the Pittsburgh Steelers report to Latrobe in six weeks, let\’s have a look at how many roster spots are legitimately up for grabs now that the team has wrapped up their offseason practices. Quarterbacks (3): Ben Roethlisberger, Bruce Gradkowski, Landry […]

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Steelers 2013 Rookie Camp Starts Today With 41 Players

Rookie camp gets underway on Friday for the Pittsburgh Steelers, and according to the official team website, there will be 41 players attending this weekend. The list of players includes the team’s nine draft picks, nine first year players and 15 undrafted rookie free agents. Several of the first year players were signed to futures […]

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Steelers 2013 53 Man Roster Prediction – Post Draft

The 2013 NFL draft is now behind is and the rookie camp gets underway on Friday. As I do ever year at this time, here is my first 53 man roster prediction for the 2013 Pittsburgh Steelers. Prior to training camp getting started, I will release my next prediction and then will have a new […]

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Steelers Waive Safety Damon Cromartie-Smith On Wednesday

The Pittsburgh Steelers waived safety Damon Cromartie-Smith on Wednesday to get back down to the league mandated 53 number. The Steelers were granted a 48 hour roster exemption on Monday when they reinstated rookie nose tackle Alameda Ta\’amu from the suspended following his two week suspension. Cromartie-Smith had been signed to the 53 man roster […]

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Steelers Bring Back DE Corbin Bryant & Sign OL Jacques McClendon To Practice Squad

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a few roster moves on Tuesday as expected as they added an offensive lineman and a defensive lineman to the roster. Nose tackle Alameda Ta’amu has been placed on the Reserved/Suspended List following his early Sunday morning arrest. Ta\’amu has been suspended for two weeks without pay. To fill the open […]

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Steelers Place G David DeCastro On IR Designated To Return List, Sign CB DeMarcus Van Dyke

The Pittsburgh Steelers officially announced on Friday the signing of free agent cornerback DeMarcus Van Dyke and placed rookie right guard David DeCastro on the injured reserve list as the designated player to return after 8 weeks. DeCastro injured his right knee in the Steelers preseason game against the Buffalo Bills and has since had […]

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The Terrible Podcast – Talking Final 53 & Practice Squad Decisions, Injuries & More Episode

Season 3, Episode 11 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd I kick off our first Monday podcast of the 2012 season by taking a hard look at both the 53 man roster and the practice squad of the Pittsburgh Steelers following the final cut downs and moves that took place over […]

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Reviewing My Final Steelers 53 Man Roster Projection Of 2012

It is time to review my final 53 man roster projection for the Pittsburgh Steelers from this year, and although I had 50 of 53 names correct, I get a failing grade because the goal is to hit all 53. On offense I nailed 24 of 25 players and I could kick myself for not […]

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Closer Look At The Steelers Practice Squad

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed 8 players to the practice squad on Saturday and now we will look at each a little more in depth and which ones might possibly have a chance to contribute in the future. S Damon Cromartie-Smith – Cromartie-Smith is back again on the practice squad and is mostly regarded as a […]

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Steelers Practice Squad Signings Announced

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced their eight man practice squad on Saturday and it included several names that we expected to be on it. Signed today were guard Ryan Lee, linebacker Marshall McFadden, cornerback Josh Victorian, safety Damon Cromartie-Smith, wide receiver David Gilreath, wide receiver Toney Clemons tight end Jamie McCoy and guard John Malecki. Lee […]

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G Ryan Lee Makes Steelers Practice Squad As Does LB Marshall McFadden

Undrafted free agent left guard Ryan Lee has announced via Twitter that he will be signed to the Pittsburgh Steelers 8 man practice squad today. Lee, who played his college ball at Furman, had an exceptional preseason at the left guard spot, where he saw most of his action late in games. Lee looked to […]

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Don\’t Expect Trai Essex Back Any Time Soon

The Pittsburgh Steelers released veteran offensive lineman Trai Essex on Friday and initially I thought he might be in for a quick turnaround and signed back to 53 man roster, but now I am thinking otherwise. General Manager Kevin Colbert and the Steelers coaching staff appear to be high on rookie Kelvin Beachum, who they […]

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Steelers Likely To Carry David DeCastro On Active Roster For A While

Pittsburgh Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert said on Friday that rookie right guard David DeCastro would likely be carried on the 53 man roster for a little while and that the decision has not been made as to whether or not they will designate him as being the player for the new 8 week injured […]

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2012 Pittsburgh Steelers 53 Man Roster After Final Cuts

A reader asked if I would post a copy of the current 53 man roster of the 2012 Pittsburgh Steelers, so below I tabled one up real quickly for easy reference. Mind you that the practice squad will not be known for a few days. 4 Leftwich, Byron QB 6 Suisham, Shaun K 7 Roethlisberger, […]

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