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Pittsburgh Steelers Make Roster Moves to Free Salary Cap Space
March 5th, 2014 at 9:51 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers had busy day on Wednesday as the team made multiple roster moves to meet the leagues salary cap. In the process, they trimmed over $10 million from their 2014 Cap. ***PHOTO1*** The day started with word of two contact extensions to fan favorites, tight end Heath Miller...

To Rebuild or not Rebuild, That is the Question Rising Throughout Steeler Nation
November 18th, 2013 at 6:25 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers pulled together for a huge victory on Sunday against the Detroit Lions and in the process kept their playoff hopes on life support. For some fans, that was all the talk on Monday, as the team is still alive in the dismal AFC. More importantly, the Steelers...

Pittsburgh Steelers Make Roster Moves After Three Key Players for the Season
September 9th, 2013 at 9:26 PM
Once the dust settled after the debacle against the Tennessee Titans in Week 1 of the NFL season, the Pittsburgh Steelers find themselves ties with the rest of the teams in the AFC North with a 0-1 record. While that may give them some solace in the standings, it does...

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...

Is 2013 the Last Chance for Linebacker Stevenson Sylvester to Stick with the Pittsburgh Steelers?
June 25th, 2013 at 11:02 PM
As the days before training camp come to a crawl, fans always have the solace of dissecting different positions and determining who the starters will be. Unlike last year, the majority of the starters for the Pittsburgh Steelers are already earmarked, with the biggest questions being how soon some of...

Breaking Down the Inside Linebackers for 2013 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster
May 30th, 2013 at 11:42 PM
Yesterday, Steelers 101 covered the outside linebackers and detailed the potential changes that are coming in the 2013 season. At inside linebacker, while the changes will not be as noticeable, there will likely be some long term changes to the unit.***PHOTO1***2012 starters Larry Foote and Lawrence Timmons will return to...

Pittsburgh Steelers Re-Sign Larry Foote and Plaxico Burress; Lose Mike Wallace
March 13th, 2013 at 12:19 AM
The beginning of the NFL free agency period is usually one of the most boring and painful day’s fans of the Pittsburgh Steelers will endure every season. With the teams philosophies of building through the draft and refusing to overpay for players, the Steelers are rarely active and almost always...

Is Larry Foote the Most Important Unrestricted Free Agent for the Pittsburgh Steelers?
February 22nd, 2013 at 11:41 PM
When Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert talked with the media from the NFL Combine, much of the initial water cooler conversations directly after it centered on the salary cap and the potential dysfunction in the locker room.  Even Friday, retired Steelers Hines Ward sounded off on this potential rift....

Pittsburgh Steelers Linebacker Stevenson Sylvester Could Be the Answer at Inside Linebacker
June 27th, 2012 at 11:35 PM
As the days before training camp come to a crawl, fans always have the solace of dissecting different positions and determining who the starters will be. Of course, one of the biggest questions facing the Pittsburgh Steelers is who will assume the mantle at inside linebacker after the release of...

Breaking Down the Linebacker Corps for the 2012 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster
May 29th, 2012 at 10:13 PM
After starting this offseason with the release of veteran inside linebacker James Farrior, the Pittsburgh Steelers start their OTA sessions with an opening in their starting linebacker. With the signing of third round selection linebacker Sean Spence (Miami, FL), the Steelers linebacker corps has all parts under contract well before the start...

Pittsburgh Steelers Come to Terms with Third Round Pick Sean Spence on a Four-Year Contract
May 29th, 2012 at 8:21 PM
Today, the Pittsburgh Steelers signed their third round selection, linebacker Sean Spence to a four-year contract (financial details were not disclosed). The  Steelers selected Spence from Miami (FLA) in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft to add depth to linebacking corps after releasing long-time stalwart James Farrior early...

Former Pittsburgh Steelers Linebacker James Farrior Preparing for Retirement
May 26th, 2012 at 9:55 PM
Earlier in the offseason many fans were outraged by the way the Pittsburgh Steelers handled some of their veterans when they parted ways with stalwarts Aaron Smith, Hines Ward and James Farrior to open salary cap space. Many wanted to see the Steelers celebrate their careers, since all three-helped lead...

Can the Pittsburgh Steelers Defense Alter the Denver Broncos Playoff Plans?
January 8th, 2012 at 8:54 AM
The Pittsburgh Steelers defense is experienced, seasoned and time tested as they have had their share of playoff battles in their lives.  With this defense potentially playing at their best all season, will they be able to halter the Denver Broncos playoff plans? ***PHOTO1***The Steelers defense of late has really been playing well as they have only allowed one touchdown...

Pittsburgh Steelers Injury Report for Week 14
December 7th, 2011 at 6:24 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** The Pittsburgh Steelers injury report for their week 14 home contest against the Cleveland Browns may be the longest in the history of injury reports.  That is obviously an exaggerated presumption, but an insight none-the-less.  Partially because of the short week due to playing a Thursday night game and...

Pittsburgh Steelers Week 13 Injury Report
November 30th, 2011 at 11:33 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** The Pittsburgh Steelers' week thirteen injury report is filled with (drum roll please)... hamstrings.  Four of the seven players on the Wednesday practice participation report have or are returning from hamstring-related injuries and in a week in which the Steelers host the Cincinnati Bengals, returning is far more pleasing...

Grading the Pittsburgh Steelers Linebackers Through Ten Games
November 16th, 2011 at 11:36 PM
As the Pittsburgh Steelers approach their bye week its a good time to look back and assess areas of the team.  An area on the Steelers defense that always gets a lot of attention is the linebacking core as some suggest it to be the strength of the defense.  Despite...

Pittsburgh Steelers Linebacking Core Has Been Devastated by Injuries
November 1st, 2011 at 9:33 PM
The most fabled position for the Pittsburgh Steelers franchise is the linebacker spot.  The Steelers have been assembling great defenses and producing all-pro linebackers for several decades from the likes of Jack Ham and Jack Lambert to Greg Lloyd and Kevin Greene to the current likes of Lamarr Woodley and...

The Pittsburgh Steelers Line Play Continues to Plague Success
October 2nd, 2011 at 6:18 PM
Take a moment and identify the problems you had with this Houston Texans game. What were the glaring issues with your Pittsburgh Steelers? The answer is so glaringly obvious that it might as well be a pack of 300 plus pound men. Fans will be quick to say that Bruce Arians wasn't...