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Pittsburgh Steelers Release 21 Players to Reach the Mandated 53-Man Roster Limit
August 31st, 2012 at 11:38 PM
Friday night in Southwestern Pennsylvania may have been opening night in High School football, but it also marked the day that the Pittsburgh Steelers released 21 players to reach the mandated 53-man roster. While some of the moves were expected, as always there were some that definitely came as a...

Pittsburgh Steelers Defeat the Carolina Panthers 17-16 in the Preseason Finale
August 30th, 2012 at 10:29 PM
In a game highlighted by players sitting on the bubble, the Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Carolina Panthers 17-16 in the preseason finale.***PHOTO1***The Panthers clawed back into the game by capping an 87-yard drive with a three-yard touchdown pass between Jimmy Clausen and Jared Green. This score tied the game at...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to End Preseaon on a Healthy and Positive Note Against the Carolina Panthers
August 29th, 2012 at 9:24 PM
On Tuesday, the news that the Pittsburgh Steelers activated linebackers James Harrison and Jason Worilds from the physically unable to perform (PUP) list was overshadowed by the return of Mike Wallace. The news on Harrison is not unexpected as he has been vocal about being ready for week one, but...

Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback Jerrod Johnson is Finally Healthy, Opening Some Eyes During Preseason Action
August 20th, 2012 at 9:22 PM
Sunday night the Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Indianapolis Colts on a fourth quarter drive led by futures free agent quarterback Jerrod Johnson. While this was late in the game against back ups, what Johnson did was definitely worth noting.***PHOTO1***Unlike the week before in Philadelphia, Johnson was more than a game...

Pittsburgh Steelers Come Back to Defeat Indianapolis Colts 26-24 in Preseason Action
August 19th, 2012 at 11:33 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers came back to defeat the Indianapolis Colts 26-24 in their second preseason game, to even their record to 1-1.***PHOTO1***After entering the third quarter down 17-14, the Steelers opened the third quarter with a blocked punt by Morrty Ivy that set them up in the Red Zone. Unfortunately, after...

Pittsburgh Steelers Release Former Heisman Trophy Winning Quarterback Troy Smith
June 25th, 2012 at 5:42 PM
Yesterday, Steelers 101 profiled quarterback Jerrod Johnson and projected that he had a better chance at landing a role with the Pittsburgh Steelers than veteran Troy Smith due to his practice squad eligibility. Today, the team backed that notion up, by announcing the release of Smith and reducing the number of...

Pittsburgh Steelers Futures Prospect Quarteback Jerrod Johnson Could Surprise in Training Camp
June 24th, 2012 at 11:12 PM
When Pittsburgh Steelers fans look around the AFC North, they see a division full of teams with starting quarterbacks that are younger than the top three signal callers on the teams roster are. While this may be a good thing for 2012 as the Steelers look to compete for a...

Pittsburgh Steelers Rookie Mini-Camp Should Provide Glimpse of Future
May 2nd, 2012 at 9:00 PM
This weekend the Pittsburgh Steelers will have their first rookie mini-camp, giving the organization its first glance at all of their recent draft choices, un-drafted rookie free agents, veteran futures signees  and some established veterans that make their way to Pittsburgh. More importantly, this will be the first time new...