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Could the Pittsburgh Steelers Look at Former Kansas City Chiefs Wide Receiver Steve Breaston?
February 20th, 2013 at 9:30 PM
Over the past few weeks, our focus at Steelers 101 has been focused on the NFL Draft. With the Pittsburgh Steelers facing another offseason of salary cap cuts, and almost no money for their own free agents, it is hard to get excited about anything else. Of course, the Steelers...

Pittsburgh Steelers Defeat the Cleveland Browns to End 2012 on a High Note
December 31st, 2012 at 10:59 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers finished off this disappointing season by defeating the Cleveland Browns 24-10 in the season finale. Now with no playoffs in the future, the 8-8 franchise can sit back and dissect what might have been in this season of injury and missed opportunities.***PHOTO1***For the first time all season,...

On a Sloppy Day, the Pittsburgh Steelers Stop RGIII and the Washington Redskins
October 28th, 2012 at 4:20 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers thrived in the sloppy weather and again appeared to take a step closer to some consistency in 2012 by continuing their winning ways by defeating the Washington Redskins 27-12 on Sunday afternoon. While this was not a perfect game by any means, the Steelers again look like...

Pittsburgh Steelers Lead the Washington Redskins 20-6 at Halftime
October 28th, 2012 at 2:28 PM
As the teams head to halftime, the Pittsburgh Steelers lead the Washington Redskins 20-6 in early Sunday afternoon action.***PHOTO1***The Steelers took the ball on their opening drive and moved quickly down the field. Behind a solid mix of run and pass, the drive almost bogged down at the six-inch line....

Pittsburgh Steelers Release Tight End Weslye Saunders
October 13th, 2012 at 10:38 AM
The Pittsburgh Steelers made a roster move Friday, when they released second-year tight end Weslye Saunders, who was returning from his four-game substance abuse suspension.***PHOTO1***For many, the move seemed to be unexpected, as the athletic tight end had an upside to develop opposite Heath Miller. Signed as an undrafted rookie...

Pittsburgh Steelers Training Camp Battle: Weslye Saunders Versus David Paulson
June 5th, 2012 at 8:48 PM
In listening to reports, it is clear that Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley would like to get the tight ends more involved in the offense in 2012. That should be a welcomed sight for Steelers fans, who always wonder why tight end Heath Miller seems to disappear at times...

Breaking Down the Tight End Position for the 2012 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster
May 17th, 2012 at 11:06 PM
Today, the Pittsburgh Steelers made a roster move adding offensive tackle Kyle Jolly to the 90-man roster. Jolly was a member of the teams practice squad in 2010 before leaving for Atlanta last season. His signing does not change our projection for the offensive line and he should fall into...

Pittsburgh Steelers Sign TE Leonard Pope to a One-Year Contract
April 10th, 2012 at 6:59 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers announced via their official Twitter account (@Steelers) the signing of veteran tight end Leonard Pope in a statement, "We have signed veteran tight end Leonard Pope, a former 3rd round draft pic of the Cardinals, to a one-year contract." ***PHOTO1*** As we reported earlier in the day, the 6-8, 265 pound six-year...

Pittsburgh Steelers Host TE Leonard Pope; Add More Pre-Draft Visitors
April 10th, 2012 at 1:53 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers again showing a touch of life in free agency. Sources are reporting that veteran tight end Leonard Pope, (6-8, 265 pounds)will be visiting the Steelers facilities today, becoming the second known unrestricted free agent to do so. Pope is an interesting prospect, who is familiar with new Offensive...