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Get Super Bowl XLIX Tickets for up to 90% Off Through TicketScore
August 24th, 2014 at 8:47 AM
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NFL Releases the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2014 Regular Season Schedule
April 23rd, 2014 at 9:26 PM
As was announced earlier in the week, the NFL released the 2014 schedule on Wednesday. For the Pittsburgh Steelers, who are coming off a second straight 8-8 season, will face an interesting slate as they try to get back into the playoffs.***PHOTO1*** While this will be a tough road, especially...

NFL Releases the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2014 Preseason Schedule
April 9th, 2014 at 9:52 PM
After the nightmare that was the 2013 preseason, fans of the Pittsburgh Steelers are hoping for better results in 2014. On Wednesday, the NFL made it known what that four-game schedule will look like.***PHOTO1*** As has become a preseason tradition, the Steelers will be losing out the exhibition season with...

Boost in NFL Salary Cap Should Help the Pittsburgh Steelers
March 2nd, 2014 at 9:41 PM
With the NFL Scouting Combine behind them, the Pittsburgh Steelers can turn their attention toward the free agency period. During this process, the team (and the league) received some great news; the salary cap with increase a lot more than expected.***PHOTO1*** According to NFL Insider Adam Schefter from ESPN, the...

NFL Combine Set to Overtake the Focus for the Pittsburgh Steelers
February 19th, 2014 at 10:01 PM
Now that the NFL Combine is upon us, it is time for Steelers_101 to start diving into NFL Draft mode. As we did last offseason, we plan to profile all visitors to the Pittsburgh Steelers complex, as well as focus on players that the team may be interested in. We...

Super Bowl Should Remind Fans of When the Pittsburgh Steelers Had an Intimidating Defense
February 2nd, 2014 at 9:09 PM
As many Pittsburgh Steelers fans watch the first half of them Super Bowl, thoughts of what is holding their beloved Steelers back should be obvious. What was once an intimidating defense, is now but mediocre and until they get it fixed, 8-8 will be the norm. ***PHOTO1***Yes, Denver Broncos quarterback...

Pittsburgh Steelers Lose Kirby Wilson to the Minnesota Vikings
January 25th, 2014 at 8:32 PM
Less than a week since being announced as a candidate for the open Baltimore Ravens offensive coordinator position, Pittsburgh Steelers running backs coach Kirby Wilson is on the move. While he is not the new coordinator in Baltimore, his new job does come as a bit of a surprise.***PHOTO1*** Once...

Pittsburgh Steelers Appear Likely to Retain Omar Khan in Their Front Office
January 24th, 2014 at 8:35 PM
It seems almost a right of passage every offseason, the Pittsburgh Steelers are up against the salary cap, and Director of Football and Business Administration Omar Khan is courted by perspective employers as a potential General Manager candidate. Unfortunately, he has not been able to reach the NFL front office...

Baltimore Ravens to Interview Running Backs Coach Kirby Wilson for Offensive Coordinator Position
January 21st, 2014 at 10:25 PM
To this point, the Pittsburgh Steelers coaching staff has only seen self-inflicted wounds, keeping Keith Butler, while losing only fired offensive line coach Jack Bicknell Jr.  That could all change this week, as word came out on Tuesday that running backs coach Kirby Wilson was one of four in-line to...

Antonio Brown and Troy Polamalu to Represent the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2013 Pro Bowl; Lawrence Timmons and Ben Roethlisberger Snubbed
December 28th, 2013 at 7:31 PM
On Friday, the NFL announced the selections for the revamped 2013 NFL Pro Bowl with two members of the Pittsburgh Steelers making the grade. Unfortunately, as usual some deserving players were left out of the 86 that ultimately will make up the rosters. ***PHOTO1*** The two members of the team...

Pittsburgh Steelers Need a Win and a Miracle to Keep Their Playoff Hopes Alive
December 21st, 2013 at 8:17 PM
While the weather here in the Pittsburgh area is comfortably in the mid-fifties with rain, the Pittsburgh Steelers are heading into a much different environment to take on the Green Bay Packers. As they prepare for their snow covered match-up, many fans will be enjoying the spring-like afternoon, wondering if...

Dean Blandino Rules Punters as ‘Defenseless Players’ During Punt Returns; Cites Recent Hit on Kevin Huber
December 20th, 2013 at 4:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** The tackle Pittsburgh Steeler Terrence Garvin dealt on Cincinnati Bengal’s punter, Kevin Huber, was one of the most vicious hits in recent memory. Immediately following the play many believed the hit to be dirty, even illegal, as it was apparent that the helmet of Garvin made direct contact with...

Pittsburgh Steelers Keep Their Playoff Hopes Alive by Defeating the Cincinnati Bengals in AFC North Action
December 15th, 2013 at 11:59 PM
For all the talk that the team was not about to rollover and play for 2014, the Pittsburgh Steelers came out Sunday and backed it up. After a furious start, the Steelers held on to beat the Cincinnati Bengals 30-20 in AFC North action. In the process they kept their...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Bounce Back Against the Cincinnati Bengals
December 14th, 2013 at 11:55 PM
It is crazy what another sub-par week in the NFL will cause. As we sit on the eve of the Pittsburgh Steelers first meaningless contest of 2013 against the Cincinnati Bengals, the team still faces many unanswered questions. The biggest being, with their playoff hope dashed, why are they not looking at...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Continue Winning Ways Against the Baltimore Ravens
November 28th, 2013 at 12:09 AM
The 5-6 Pittsburgh Steelers are coming off another impressive victory, becoming the first team in the AFC North to win on the road against a division rival in 2013. This 27-11 victory over the Cleveland Browns was a full team effort, as the defense came to life forcing turnovers and the offense continued...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Stack Wins Against the Detroit Lions
November 17th, 2013 at 12:04 AM
The 3-6 Pittsburgh Steelers are coming off a much-needed victory against the Buffalo Bills. During their Week 10 victory, the defense bounced back from their pitiful display against the New England Patriots and the offense did just enough. This week, they will look to stack a win when they face the dynamic Detroit...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Continue Winning Ways Against the Baltimore Ravens
October 20th, 2013 at 12:05 AM
The 1-4 Pittsburgh Steelers finally stopped the bleeding with a Week 6 victory against the 3-3 New York Jets. More importantly, they turned the tide and stopped killing themselves with penalties and turnovers. Every week seems to be a new challenge, between a struggling running game and injuries and again will face a...

Pittsburgh Steelers End Practice Week; Depart for London
September 26th, 2013 at 9:04 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are on their way to London for their Week 4 match-up against the 0-3 Minnesota Vikings. Before departing, they held their final home practice session, with only tight end Heath Miller limited. Fans should not worry though, Miller said he will be ready to go on Sunday...

Pittsburgh Steelers’ Le’Veon Bell and Cortez Allen May Return to Action Against the Minnesota Vikings
September 24th, 2013 at 10:48 PM
During the Week 3 loss to the Chicago Bears, the Pittsburgh Steelers saw veteran tight end Heath Miller return to the field for the first time since reconstructive knee surgery. This week, the team is optimistic that they could welcome two more playmakers back to the field against the winless...

Pittsburgh Steelers Inactive List for Their Week 2 Tilt Against the Cincinnati Bengals
September 16th, 2013 at 8:40 PM
With the kick-off between the Pittsburgh Steelers (0-1) and Cincinnati Bengals (0-1) on Monday Night Football inching closer, the inactive lists for both teams have been released. For the Steelers, there are not many surprises, as the team will again be down three potential starters. For the Bengals, the were...