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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…




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Belief Steelers Need To Re-Sign William Gay Not Unanimous

There are likely few suggestions that can approach unanimity when it comes to what the Pittsburgh Steelers should do this offseason. That much we well know, even if we also know that much of the fringe suggestions tend to come from less-informed sources without a great understanding of the salary…


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Titans’ Signing Of Brice McCain A Silver Lining For Steelers

When former Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Brice McCain was released earlier this offseason after spending one year of a two-year contract with the Dolphins, many fans of the Steelers suggested that the Steelers should scoop him up. McCain was close to a nobody on fans’ radar when he was initially signed…


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Cornerbacks Poised To Get Paid Big Money On Open Market

With free agency looming, we are getting our first idea of what cornerbacks are aiming for on the market. And the short answer is – a lot. Janoris Jenkins reportedly turned down a 5 year, $45 million deal from the St. Louis Rams and then proceeded to fire his agent,…


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Revisiting Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2007 Draft Class

A couple of days ago, I wrote an article about a series of grades evaluating the rookie draft classes of each NFL team following their first seasons, and I talked about the arbitrary nature of the process, in particular the signing of a letter grade for players who have yet…


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Report: Steelers Likely To Let Most Free Agents Hit Market

Though the Pittsburgh Steelers are notoriously quiet in free agency, anticipate them to be quiet for the final two weeks leading up to it. The team will allow most of its free agents to hit free agency, according to a report by ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler. Notable free agents include: Brandon…


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Beachum, Spence Only Steelers Listed On PFT’s Hot 100 Free Agent List

Pro Football Talk released their annual list of the top 100 free agents for the upcoming new league year and while two Pittsburgh Steelers are included on it, one of the two is certainly surprising. Tackle Kelvin Beachum, as expected, is the highest-ranked Steelers player on this year’s PFT top 100 and surprisingly linebacker Sean Spence is the…


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Presence Of Championship ’08ers Fading For Steelers

We often refer to “the ‘05ers”, the small and continually shrinking group of Pittsburgh Steelers who have been a part of both of the team’s championships from the 2000s, an era that began now more than a decade ago. Following the retirement of Heath Miller, just three players remain from…


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Steelers’ Futures Reports: CB Al-Hajj Shabazz

With a look to the offseason, the Pittsburgh Steelers are in the process of shaping their summer roster. They re-signed nearly everyone on their practice squad, sans Tyler Murphy, to future deals that can keep this players through camp. They also added several players from outside the organization, as is…


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Reunion With Brice McCain Would Not Be Difference-Making Move

Two seasons ago, the Pittsburgh Steelers made a very modest free agency move to address the depth at cornerback by signing veteran slot cornerback Brice McCain to a one-year, veteran-minimum qualifying contract. At the time, the former Texan was coming off what Houston considered a down season, in his fifth…


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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…