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Pittsburgh Steelers Could Look at Multiple Cornerbacks in the Draft
March 22nd, 2014 at 11:33 PM
Lost in the news of Jerricho Cotchery signing with the Carolina Panthers and the Pittsburgh Steelers signing Lance Moore was the fact that the team played host to an unrestricted free agent cornerback. Yes, the Chris Owens eventually decided to sign with the Kansas City Chiefs, his visit continues to...

Pittsburgh Steelers’ Cornerback Cortez Allen Reaches 2013 League Incentives
January 18th, 2014 at 4:37 PM
Every season some players across the NFL reach league mandated  incentives based on a combination of playing time and draft positioning. This season the Pittsburgh Steelers watched one of their young defenders reach those points.***PHOTO1*** While cornerback Cortez Allen did not have the season many had expected once the team...

Pittsburgh Steelers Demote Cortez Allen and Jarvis Jones; Release Punter Zoltan Mesko
October 29th, 2013 at 10:02 PM
Tuesday’s are always entertaining in Pittsburgh. Why, because Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin must meet with the media during his weekly press conference. Sure, a lot of what he says is full of Tomlinisms, yet, there are times when silence speaks volumes.***PHOTO1***That was the case this week, when hours...

Pittsburgh Steelers Restructure Cornerback Ike Taylor
October 25th, 2013 at 10:31 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers also made some noise inside the front office on Friday, when multiple sources reported that the team and veteran cornerback Ike Taylor agree to restructure his contract. While this may not be huge news, it does help the Steelers as they navigate through injuries and are forced...

Pittsburgh Steelers and Minnesota Vikings are Ready for Kick-off in London
September 29th, 2013 at 12:05 AM
The time is now for the 0-3 Pittsburgh Steelers to stop the bleeding, or at least, stop killing themselves with penalties and turnovers. Every week seems to be a new challenge, between a struggling running game and injuries. This week, they have limited excuses, as their health has improved and they are...

Minnesota Vikings to Start Matt Cassel Against the Pittsburgh Steelers
September 27th, 2013 at 10:44 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are in London putting the final touches on their game plan for Sunday’s match-up against the Minnesota Vikings. Going into preparations, they knew they would be seeing a large dose of All Pro running back Adrian Peterson. However, after today’s announcement by the Vikings, they should expect...

Could Predictability on Defense Be at the Heart of the Pittsburgh Steelers Lack of Turnovers?
September 25th, 2013 at 10:20 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers will likely welcome back both running back Le’Veon Bell (foot) and cornerback Cortez Allen (ankle) this week for their match-up against the Minnesota Vikings. While this development could be a positive step, only time will tell what kind of impact the two players make.***PHOTO1***This is especially the...

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 3 Tilt Against the Chicago Bears
September 22nd, 2013 at 7:54 PM
With the kick-off between the Pittsburgh Steelers (0-2) and Chicago Bears (2-0) on Sunday 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 starter.  For the Bears, they were able to welcome back a starting cornerback...

Pittsburgh Steelers List Cornerback Cortez Allen Out; Tight End Heath Miller Probable for Their Week 3 Tilt Against the Chicago Bears
September 21st, 2013 at 8:43 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers may see tight end Heath Miller (knee) return to the field for the first time in nine months on Sunday. However, they already know they will be facing the Chicago Bears without one playmaker they were counting on to make a difference in 2013.***PHOTO1***Cornerback Cortez Allen, who...

Heath Miller a Full Participant at Pittsburgh Steelers Practice
September 18th, 2013 at 10:57 PM
While the talk of the sideline confrontation between wide receiver Antonio Brown and offensive coordinator Todd Haley have stole the headlines, the Pittsburgh Steelers returned to work as the prepare to take on the Chicago Bears on Sunday night. Yes, the offense is struggling and Brown has every right to...

Pittsburgh Steelers Make Roster Moves; Release Kicker Shayne Graham
September 17th, 2013 at 9:47 PM
With the loss to the Cincinnati Bengals behind them, the Pittsburgh Steelers are working toward their match-up against the Chicago Bears. While there was some good news that tight end Heath Miller may be a full participant in practice this week and running back Le’Veon Bell may do some individual...

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...

Cortez Allen, Heath Miller, and Le’Veon Bell Ruled Out by the Pittsburgh Steelers
September 14th, 2013 at 9:52 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers have an extra day to prepare for their Monday Night Football match-up against the Cincinnati Bengals. In many ways, that extra day could not come at a better time as they are already a battered football team. In fact, there will likely be three new starters when...

Pittsburgh Steelers Lose More than the Game Against the Tennessee Titans
September 8th, 2013 at 10:03 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers fell to the Tennessee Titans 16-9 in their season opener. In the process, they may have also lost the anchors to both their offense and defense for the season due to injury. ***PHOTO1*** In many ways, it was the early loss of Pro Bowl center Maurkice Pouncey...

Pittsburgh Steelers Vs Tennessee Titans to Kick-Off Week 1
September 8th, 2013 at 10:35 AM
Gameday is finally here, as the Pittsburgh Steelers and Tennessee Titans are ready to kick off their 2013 campaigns. For the rebuilt Steelers, kickoff could not come soon enough. ***PHOTO1*** The Steelers open the season with some questions on both offense and defense. Who will step up at tight end...

Le’Veon Bell a Late Scratch for Pittsburgh Steelers Opener
August 10th, 2013 at 8:02 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are kicking off their 2013 preseason schedule against the New York Giants without one of the players everyone wanted to see. Rookie second-round pick running back Le’Veon Bell is inactive for the game.***PHOTO1*** According to reports, head coach Mike Tomlin said it is due to a combination...

Cortez Allen Undergoes Minor Knee Surgery, Expected to Miss at Least Two Weeks
August 2nd, 2013 at 10:17 PM
As the Pittsburgh Steelers continued with training camp, one projected starter went under the knife. Cornerback Cortez Allen, who has been battling some knee discomfort, underwent what is being termed a minor procedure on Friday.***PHOTO1***This surgery appears to be a short setback for a player many fans are excited to...

Pittsburgh Steelers Claim a Cornerback from Waivers; Release Long Snapper
August 1st, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Dealing with some normal bumps and bruises to the cornerback position, the Pittsburgh Steelers put in a waiver claim and were awarded another young cornerback. Buddy Jackson (Kansas City Chiefs) should be a familiar name to fans as he played his college ball with the University of Pittsburgh.***PHOTO1***With Cortez Allen,...

Pittsburgh Steelers Continue Their Physical Training Camp
July 31st, 2013 at 10:51 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers were back at it Wednesday after a day off on Tuesday and they continued the physical practice. This time it was during 11-on-11 drills where the offense ran the ball play after play.***PHOTO1***While the defense seemed to rule the day with physical play, running back Le’Veon Bell...