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Pittsburgh Steelers Face Many Questions on Defense Heading into 2014
February 3rd, 2014 at 10:24 PM
 Pittsburgh Steelers got to see what an attacking and dominate defense can do, as the Seattle Seahawks destroyed the Denver Broncos on Sunday in the Super Bowl. Their intimidating and physical brand of defense embarrassed the Broncos number one offense, something that used to be synonymous with the Steelers.***PHOTO1*** For...

Pittsburgh Steelers Potential Free Agent Nose Tackle Targets
January 6th, 2014 at 10:22 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are never a team that treads deeply into free agency and with their salary cap situation 2014 should not see a change. However, if there was ever a time to make a splash this would be the year.***PHOTO1*** Needing an influx of talent on defense, this would...

Brett Keisel Practices Fully; LaMarr Woodley Limited as Pittsburgh Steelers Continue to Prepare for the Baltimore Ravens
November 26th, 2013 at 9:33 PM
With time dwindling on preparations for their critical AFC North battle with the hated Baltimore Ravens, the Pittsburgh Steelers received some good new at practice. Veteran defensive end Brett Keisel was a full participant for a second straight session. However, the same cannot be said for fellow starter linebacker LaMarr...

Pittsburgh Steelers Optimistic Two Starters Could Return from Injury to Face the Baltimore Ravens
November 25th, 2013 at 8:59 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers kept their playoff hopes alive by becoming the first AFC North combatant to win on the road when the completed their 27-11 victory over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday. While that is a positive step, the injury situation clouds some critical areas, especially on this short week...

The Good and Bad from the Pittsburgh Steelers Preseason Opener
August 11th, 2013 at 9:33 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers opened their 2013 preseason with a disappointing 18-13 loss to the New York Giants on Saturday night. While this is only one game and there is not a lot that should be taken from the vanilla game plans, it was clear that there is a lot of...

Pittsburgh Steelers Inactive List for Their Season Finale
December 30th, 2012 at 12:10 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers released their inactive list for their season finale, and the were really no surprises. As expected newly signed nose tackles Hebron Fangupo and Alameda Ta’amu are not active.***PHOTO1***Joining the two big men will be quarterback Byron Leftwich, cornerback Justin King, defensive end Al Woods, linebacker Marshall McFadden...

Pittsburgh Steelers Inactive List for Their Critcal AFC North Battle
December 23rd, 2012 at 12:15 PM
As kickoff time approaches on the anniversary of one of the most fabled days in Pittsburgh Steelers history, the 40thAnniversary of the famed Immaculate Reception, the Steelers playoff push has already began. Now fans know who will go into battle as they take on the Cincinnati Bengals.***PHOTO1***One player who is...

Ike Taylor, Cortez Allen, Mike Adams and Willie Colon Headline Pittsburgh Steelers Inactive List
December 16th, 2012 at 3:09 PM
As has been the case these past weeks for the Pittsburgh Steelers, much of their inactive list was outlined prior to game day by looking at their injury report. That is again the case this week as they prepare to take on the Dallas Cowboys.***PHOTO1***Going into this week, fans knew...

Rashard Mendenhall and Ike Taylor Headline Pittsburgh Steelers Inactives Against San Diego Chargers
December 9th, 2012 at 12:24 PM
As the Pittsburgh Steelers get ready to take on the San Diego Chargers, they will have quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (Shoulder) under center. More importantly, it also appears that they will have starting guard Willie Colon (Knee) back in the line up.***PHOTO1***The Steelers have released their inactive list for this important...

Breaking Down the Defensive Line for the 2012 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster
May 24th, 2012 at 8:33 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are in somewhat a rebuilding stage along their defensive line. Gone to retirement are long-time veterans defensive end Aaron Smith and nose tackle Chris Hoke and even nose tackle Casey Hampton, who is recovering from an ACL injury,  had to take a large pay cut to remain...