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Vince Williams Says He’s ‘Full Go’ To Play Vs Bengals

Some good news on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ injury front. Vince Williams, who suffered a hip injury in last week’s win, says he’s “good to go” and practiced fully today. This comes via the PPG’s Ray Fittipaldo. Vince Williams practiced today after not practicing Wednesday or Thursday with a hip injury:…


Le’Veon Bell Says His Focus Now On Winning Games

We have Le’Veon Bell news. And I promise, this time it’s football-related. Football is also the Bell’s mindset, according to what he said in his first interview since signing his franchise tag after today’s practice. The AP’s Will Graves took this short clip of Bell meeting with the media. Le'Veon…




Big Ben On Coates: Drops Hurt Him ‘As Bad As Anybody’

Pittsburgh Steelers second-year wide receiver Sammie Coates had a trying, yet rewarding afternoon yesterday in what was statistically the best performance of his career, catching six passes for 139 yards and two touchdowns. But those came on 11 targets, and included three or four passes that might be fairly regarded…



Bud Dupree And Jesse James Dropped 20 Pounds During Offseason

Tired, rookie legs. It’s a common experience for most guys in their first year. To combat that heading into Year Two, Bud Dupree and Jesse James told reporters today they’ve dropped about 20 pounds during the offseason. Dupree is down to 254.  The AP’s Will Graves and the Trib’s Mark…


Replacing Heath Miller A Difficult Task In This Era

I know we’re all still trying to process today’s news of Heath Miller’s retirement. I’m still freaking out so it’s perfectly ok if you are, too. And though there is much to talk about what he meant to the team, this is a business, and like any business, you keep…


Steelers Treating CB Senquez Golson Like A 2016 Draft Pick

Unfortunately for the Pittsburgh Steelers last season they never got a chance to see their 2015 second-round draft pick play a single snap all year as cornerback Senquez Golson had his entire rookie campaign wiped out by a shoulder injury that he suffered during the OTA practices. While the team is certainly…


Kevin Colbert Talks Draft Evaluations And Analytics

I don’t know that it will change anything. I don’t know that there will be any difference in the end results. Perhaps there won’t be anything different in that regard—and even if there were, we would probably not be able to tell. But there will be at least one thing…


Sammie Coates’ Name Could Be Called On Sunday

Sunday’s AFC Divisional Round showdown between the Denver Broncos and Pittsburgh Steelers at Sports Authority Field in Mile High Stadium could be a showcase of the walking wounded, based on the injury reports for both teams released today. While the Broncos have some key players banged up in safety Darian…





Steelers/Ravens Will Be Flexed If Giants Win Tonight

At the start of the season, it was reasonable to expect the Pittsburgh Steelers Week 16 matchup against the Baltimore Ravens would hold significant meaning for both sides. And to play it on a Sunday night, in primetime football, would only heighten the stage. But the Ravens have tumbled, assured…