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Pittsburgh Steelers Re-sign Guy Whimper; Prepare to Meet Lance Moore
March 17th, 2014 at 9:59 PM
One week into the free agent signing period, the Pittsburgh Steelers have been surprisingly active. While, as usual, they gave seen some players leave, this year they have actually added at least one potential starter. However, there is still work to do. ***PHOTO1*** On Monday, the team re-signed offensive guard/tackle...

Pittsburgh Steelers Reportedly Lose Emmanuel Sanders; Schedule Visit with Free Agent Running Back James Starks
March 15th, 2014 at 11:00 PM
On Saturday, Adam Schefter of ESPN tweeted that unrestricted free agent wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders is expected to sign with the Denver Broncos. While the Pittsburgh Steelers were Longshot's to retain him, his signing could continue to drive up the cost of veteran Jerricho Cotchery. ***PHOTO1*** Even though the NFLPA...

Pittsburgh Steelers Welcome Mike Mitchell; Bring Back Three Veterans
March 12th, 2014 at 11:21 PM
Wednesday was an active day for the Pittsburgh Steelers as they welcomed their newest member; safety Mike Mitchell, to the facility to finalize his 2014 cap friendly contract. It was also a day where they welcomed back some of their own. ***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, few details emerged on Mitchell's contact...

Pittsburgh Steelers Reportedly Open Cap Space by Reworking Tight Heath Miller’s Contract
March 3rd, 2014 at 10:30 PM
On Monday, the biggest news to come from the team facility was the decision to use the transition tag on linebacker Jason Worilds. However, the Pittsburgh Steelers were also busy clearing some salary cap space to make this and some other moves possible.***PHOTO1*** According to NFL Network's insider Ian Rapoport,...

Pittsburgh Steelers Linked to Six More Prospects at the NFL Combine
February 22nd, 2014 at 11:48 PM
The NFL Combine is in full swing and reports linking players to team meetings start to trickle out. On Friday, news cake out that the Pittsburgh Steelers were getting with one if the top running backs in Ka'Deem Carey, Saturday word linked them to six more prospects. ***PHOTO1*** to no...

Pittsburgh Steelers Meet with Arizona Running Back Ka’Deem Carey at NFL Combine
February 21st, 2014 at 11:05 PM
The NFL Combine is always prime for some interesting stories, as teams an meet with up to 60 prospects during the event. While this information means little, it can provide a touch of insight into their thinking. ***PHOTO1*** Unfortunately, for a team like the new Pittsburgh Steelers  with so many...

Pittsburgh Steelers GM Kevin Colbert Opens Combine by Meeting the Media
February 20th, 2014 at 10:32 PM
The NFL Combine kicked off Thursday and Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert was one of the first front office personnel to meet the press. While as usual he said very little that was groundbreaking, he did confirm some things many fans expected. ***PHOTO1*** First of all, he reiterated that...

Penn State Wide Receiver Allen Robinson Could Be Tall Wide-Out for Pittsburgh Steelers
February 16th, 2014 at 8:30 PM
As the Pittsburgh Steelers inch closer to the start of the free agency period, two things have become clear for their offense. Number one, wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders appears to be completely out of their plans and number two, the team expects to draft a tall receiver early on in...

North Carolina Panthers Tight-End Eric Ebron Could Be a Good Fit for the Pittsburgh Steelers
February 9th, 2014 at 9:37 PM
One of the unknowns heading into the NFL Draft for the Pittsburgh Steelers is what positions will take more of a bit during the salary cap purge. One position the may become a target is tight end, and this draft has one that could be a solid fit at number...

Texas A&M Wide Receiver Mike Evans Could Interest the Pittsburgh Steelers Early in the NFL Draft
February 6th, 2014 at 11:11 PM
While many fans of the Pittsburgh Steelers believe that the teams only true needs exist on defense, they would be wrong. Yes, the Steelers need help on that side of the ball, but they also cannot afford to be singularly focused. With a aging defense, the team may be forced...

Could the Pittsburgh Steelers Target Kelvin Benjamin Early in the NFL Draft?
February 5th, 2014 at 11:16 PM
Sure, the NFL free agency period is off on the horizon, but with their salary cap situation, it would be hard to see the Pittsburgh Steelers keeping both of their unrestricted free agent wife outs. With the fact in hand, it is clear that they will need depth at wide...

Depth Likely to Be the Biggest Offensive Issue Facing the Pittsburgh Steelers Heading into Free Agency
February 4th, 2014 at 10:19 PM
Yesterday, Steelers 101 dove into the 2014 Pittsburgh Steelers defense and the changes that are likely on the horizon due to free agency and salary cap situations. Luckily for the team as they move forward, the offense appears to be in much better shape heading into 2014. ***PHOTO1*** Yes, there...

Pittsburgh Steelers Sign Wide Receiver Danny Coale to a Reserve/Futures Contract
January 30th, 2014 at 10:27 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers continue to be active this off-season adding potential depth to their roster. On Tuesday, as talk a around the city focused on Kirby Wilson, the team quietly added another wide out to the mix.***PHOTO1***The Steelers continue you build depth at the wide receiver position in 2014, a...

Pittsburgh Steelers Hire James Saxon as New Running Backs Coach
January 28th, 2014 at 10:17 PM
After a deliberate search to find their next offensive line coach after firing Jack Bicknell Jr, the Pittsburgh Steelers did not take the same approach in filling their latest opening. On Tuesday, head coach Mike Tomlin found his man from an ironic location.***PHOTO1***Just days after former running backs coach Kirby...

Pittsburgh Steelers Add Two More Players to Roster
January 27th, 2014 at 10:11 PM
On Monday, much of the talk around the city of Pittsburgh continued to center on the loss of running backs coach Kirby Wilson in a lateral move to the Minnesota Vikings, the Pittsburgh Steelers were busy. While it was not inking a new coach, they were busy signing two more...

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 Hire Former Tennessee Titans Head Coach Mike Munchak as Offensive Line Coach
January 23rd, 2014 at 9:55 PM
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin made what could possibly be the most important hire of his tenure when he signed Mike Munchak to be the new offensive line coach. In the process, the team added one more former NFL head coach to their seasoned staff.***PHOTO1***For Munchak, signing with the...

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...

Will Senior Bowl Add Clarity to the Offensive Line Coach Search
January 20th, 2014 at 10:18 PM
With the firing of Jack Bicknell Jr, the Pittsburgh Steelers are still searching for a new offensive line coach. While, they have interviewed two potential candidates, Shaun Sarrett and Mike Munchak, there is still no word on what  direction the team is heading. ***PHOTO1***Unfortunately, for fans, the coaching staff and...

Could Jeremy Maclin Be a Free Agent Target for the Pittsburgh Steelers?
January 14th, 2014 at 10:24 PM
One day after Antonio Brown was named to the All-AFC team, the Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver position is a perfect place to start looking at for 2014. While Brown is set to return, there are a ton of questions that must be answered.***PHOTO1*** Besides Brown, the only other whose receivers...