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2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Temple CB Tavon Young

As you should know by now, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles will be…


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Tomlin, Steelers Don’t Plan To Sign CB In Free Agency

Mike Tomlin spoke to the media down at the NFL Owner Meetings in Boca Raton, Florida, talking for the first time since his season-ending press conference. Information from his media session is just now trickling in. Tomlin indicated the Pittsburgh Steelers are unlikely to sign a cornerback in free agency, according to…


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Steelers Veterans Foster, Gay Set To Hit Career Milestone In 2016

The Pittsburgh Steelers did well to lock up two of their own most critical free agents—cornerback William Gay and guard Ramon Foster—to new three-year contract just prior to the formal opening of this year’s free agency period. Though Gay did spend one year in Arizona, both players have been cornerstones…


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The Optimist’s Take: Ross Cockrell’s Ceiling

The Pittsburgh Steelers have, by and large, been on an upward swing over the course of the past two and a half seasons after they missed the playoffs for two straight seasons, and failed to win a postseason game in four straight years. Last season saw them gain that elusive…


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Why CB Brandon Boykin Should Really Consider Re-signing With Steelers

If I would have told you a few weeks ago that linebacker Sean Spence, linebacker Terence Garvin, cornerback Antwon Blake and running back Jordan Todman would all sign free agent contracts with other teams before cornerback Brandon Boykin would, you would have laughed me right off of this site. Well,…


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2015 Player Exit Meetings – CB Brandon Boykin

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ season ended a few weeks earlier that they had planned it to, but now that their 2015 campaign has drawn to a conclusion, it’s time to wrap things up and take stock of where they are and how they got there. Part of that process involves holding…


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Steelers’ First FA Domino Likely To Fall Soon

The start of the new league year was this past Wednesday, which will have been six days ago come 4 PM, and as of this morning, none of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ free agents have signed with a team. Technically speaking, the four players that the Steelers re-signed all came before…


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Steelers Spending Cap Space While Market Still Hot

The Pittsburgh Steelers began the 2016 offseason in much better financial shape, with respect to the salary cap, than they have been since prior to the uncapped season of several years back. This is something that they are acutely aware of, and they are taking advantage of that fact by…



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Steelers’ Contracts A Product Of Stability And Culture

I promise I’ll try not to swoon over the Pittsburgh Steelers’ too much. They are a franchise. A business. And make cold, calculated decisions, like every other team. But man, after these last 48 hours, it’s hard not to wave that Terrible Towel a little harder. Robert Golden‘s contract came in low. Even…


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Report: Steelers Trying To Sign T Kelvin Beachum To One-Year Deal

With the start of the 2016 free agent signing period set to begin Wednesday evening, the Pittsburgh Steelers are attempting to re-sign as many of their unrestricted players as they can. Now that safety Robert Golden, wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey and cornerback William Gay have already re-signed, it appears as though…


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Three-Years, $7.5 Million For Steelers CB William Gay Per NFL Network

According to a graphic posted on NFL Network Tuesday night, the three-year contract that Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback William Gay signed earlier in the day totals out at $7.5 million. Now, I’m not entirely sure how accurate this number is but I am passing along a screen-grab that Twitter follower @SeanHowell21…


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Steelers Re-sign CB William Gay

The Pittsburgh Steelers had a busy Monday morning when it comes to re-signing a few of their own players who were set to become unrestricted free agents and that business continued on into Tuesday as veteran cornerback William Gay has announced on Instagram that he has re-signed with the team. According to the team, the new contract…


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2016 Steelers Pre-Free Agency Positional Review: Cornerback

We’re now into March, and that means that the new league year will be upon us shortly, and when that time comes, the floodgates to free agency will open—not that the Pittsburgh Steelers will be major players when it comes to signing outside free agents, as they tend to keep…


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Report: Gay And Steelers Have “Mutual Interest”

As free agency looms near, kicking off Wednesday afternoon, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ activity has predictably kicked up. We’ve already seen them sign Robert Golden and Darrius Heyward-Bey to three year contracts. Now the team is looking to close in on a deal with corner William Gay, according to ESPN’s Jeremy…