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Pittsburgh Steelers Lose Fernando Velasco for the Season; Ink Two Offensive Linemen
November 30th, 2013 at 8:48 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers got physically battered on Thursday. The fall-out from the 22-20 loss to the Baltimore Ravens continues to be felt on the injury front. On Saturday, the team started to put some pieces together for their final four games. ***PHOTO1*** While five players were on the sideline as...

Pittsburgh Steelers Must Find Answers on Defense
November 7th, 2013 at 7:23 PM
There is no hiding the fact that the Pittsburgh Steelers defense is struggling in 2013. In fact, talk of their vast struggles reached a point where head coach Mike Tomlin had to give defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau a vote of confidence. Now fans are left to wonder where the problems...

Pittsburgh Steelers Make 15 Roster Moves; Reduce Roster to 75 Players
August 25th, 2013 at 9:27 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers wasted little time pairing down their roster to the required 75-man limit on Sunday afternoon. Before announcing the list of cuts, the team did receive some positive news as rookie first-round pick Jarvis Jones was released from the hospital with an initial diagnosis of a deep chest...

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...

Minor Injuries Giving Young Cornerbacks Extra Reps During Pittsburgh Steelers’ Training Camp
July 30th, 2013 at 11:04 PM
It is an incredible time in Pittsburgh. The Pittsburgh Pirates are in first place in their division and appear to have finally turned the corner as a franchise. Incredibly, their performance during 2013 has taken some of the typical coverage away from the Pittsburgh Steelers. Yes fans, the Steelers are continuing...

Pittsburgh Steelers Need David Paulson and Matt Spaeth to Step up with Heath Miller on PUP List
July 28th, 2013 at 9:36 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are three days into training camp and are dealing with some of the typical bumps and bruises that come with this time of the year. Sunday, cornerbacks Cortez Allen (knee discomfort) and DeMarcus Van Dyke (hamstring) were slowed by injury and are listed as day-to-day. ***PHOTO1***Of course, the...

Could Cornerback See One of the Best Battles at Pittsburgh Steelers’ Training Camp?
July 4th, 2013 at 11:55 PM
With the family parties and local celebrations of the Fourth of July in the rear view, it is time to start the home stretch to the opening of Pittsburgh Steelers' training camp. This preseason should be one of the most competitive and entertaining Steelers' fans have seen in some time...

Pittsburgh Steelers Face Interesting Decisions at the Safety Position the Offseason
January 18th, 2013 at 11:26 PM
As we have discussed in many articles already this offseason, the Pittsburgh Steelers are in dire straights with their salary cap situation. This deficit is so pronounced that many veterans will be released or just not re-signed because of it. In a perfect world, this would be easy to manage,...

Pittsburgh Steelers Will Not Have Ike Taylor Back Against the Cincinnati Bengals
December 18th, 2012 at 10:17 PM
There is no question that the lack of depth at cornerback has hurt the Pittsburgh Steelers in these past two contests, especially against the Dallas Cowboys where the finished the game with only two healthy cornerbacks available. While there is hope that they will be in better shape this week...

Pittsburgh Steelers and Dallas Cowboys Head to Halftime Tied at 10
December 16th, 2012 at 6:02 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers and Dallas Cowboys are caught up in a tight battle with teams tied 10-10 at halftime.***PHOTO1***The Cowboys drew first blood in this contest on their first drive. The 10-play 56-yard drive took 4:31 off the clock and was capped by a 50-yard field goal by kicker Dan...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Bounce Back Against the Dallas Cowboys
December 15th, 2012 at 10:05 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are coming off a disappointing loss to the San Diego Chargers, and now must go on the road to take on the Dallas Cowboys. This match-up against another NFC East team, has playoff implications for each team, and should be a hard-fought battle.***PHOTO1***The Steelers failed to continue...

Pittsburgh Steelers May Have Linebacker LaMarr Woodley Back on the Field Sunday
December 13th, 2012 at 10:26 PM
The ailing Pittsburgh Steelers defense got some potentially good news Thursday, and linebacker LaMarr Woodley made it through a second consecutive practice and may be ready to go on Sunday. The Pro Bowl linebacker, who missed the past two games, has struggled with injuries over the past two seasons would...

Pittsburgh Steelers Could Be Without Cornerback Ike Taylor for an Extended Period
December 4th, 2012 at 7:51 AM
The Pittsburgh Steelers were able to stand up and deliver a victory against the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, keeping them alive for a playoff spot as they await the return of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. That return could happen this week against the San Diego Chargers.***PHOTO1***However, during the physical Ravens game,...

Pittsburgh Steelers Make Rashard Mendenhall, Ben Roethlisberger Inactive Against the Baltimore Ravens
December 2nd, 2012 at 4:18 PM
While most of the Pittsburgh Steelers inactive list was populated by the injury report on Friday, there were a couple of moves that raised some eyebrows when it was released. On a positive note, starting guard Willie Colon, who has been battling a knee injury, will be active and is...

Pittsburgh Steelers Inactive List for Their Game Against the Cleveland Browns
November 25th, 2012 at 11:40 AM
The Pittsburgh Steelers released their inactive list for their game against the Cleveland Browns and again it was populated by some big names. Of course, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (Rib/Shoulder) and Troy Polamalu (Calf) headlined the list.***PHOTO1***Wide receiver Antonio Brown (Ankle) did practice in a limited capacity all week and wanted...

No Surprise, Pittsburgh Steelers Ben Roethlisberger, Troy Polamalu and Antonio Brown Headline Inactive List
November 18th, 2012 at 7:45 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers released the inactive list for their Sunday night match-up against the Baltimore Ravens and as expected, there are no surprises. In all, the team will take on their division rival minus three offensive starters and one defensive starter.***PHOTO1***Headlining the list for the Steelers are quarterback Ben Roethlisberger...

Pittsburgh Steelers Make Antonio Brown, Troy Polamalu Inactive Against the Kansas City Chiefs
November 12th, 2012 at 7:30 PM
With the release of nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu, the Pittsburgh Steelers inactive list for their match-up against the Kansas City Chiefs basically complete. Headlined by wide receiver Antonio Brown (Ankle) and safety Troy Polamalu (Calf), the injury report basically spelled it out.***PHOTO1***Joining these two starters are injured offensive tackle Marcus...

No Surprise, Pittsburgh Steelers Make Troy Polamalu, Marcus Gilbert, Rashard Mendenhall Inactive Against the Washington Redskins
October 28th, 2012 at 11:48 AM
As expected the Pittsburgh Steelers will have center Maurkice Pouncey in uniform when they line up against the Washington Redskins. While the Pro Bowl center is active for the match-up, Pro Bowl safety Troy Polamalu (Calf) is again on the inactive list.***PHOTO1***Joining Polamalu on the sidelines today will be quarterback...

Banged-up Pittsburgh Steelers Should See Center Maurkice Pouncey Return to Action Sunday
October 23rd, 2012 at 10:07 PM
Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin talked today, and as usuall, had some good and bad news. One of the biggest nuggets continued to be about injuries and how they will possibly affect the team this week against the Washington Redskins.***PHOTO1*** On a positive note center Maurkice Pouncey looks to...