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2014 NFL Draft One of the Deepest in Decades
February 14th, 2014 at 9:25 PM
As the Winter Olympics and the start of Pittsburgh Pirates spring training, the Pittsburgh Steelers have taken a quick backseat in the press. Of course, General manager Kevin Colbert did meet with the media to discuss the direction of the franchise. ***PHOTO1*** During this event, Colbert discussed the depth of...

Pittsburgh Steelers Bring Back Joey Porter as a Defensive Assistant
February 11th, 2014 at 10:17 PM
As the league calendar hits a lull, with two weeks until the NFL Combine, things for these most part have been quiet at the Pittsburgh Steelers facilities. That all changed on Tuesday, as the team made another addition to their coaching staff. ***PHOTO1*** After a seven-year absence, the Steelers brought...

The Carolina Panthers Loss Could Help the Pittsburgh Steelers Find an Offensive Line Coach
January 12th, 2014 at 9:30 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers still have an opening on their coaching staff for an offensive line coach. While there has been little talk of the search process, that could all change in the next few days.***PHOTO1*** To this point, the only news to come out about the search was on Thursday,...

Pittsburgh Steelers Could Have Emmanuel Sanders, Jarvis Jones and Jason Worilds on the Field Sunday
December 24th, 2013 at 12:22 AM
This will be a short preparation week for the Pittsburgh Steelers for their regular season finale against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday. With the Christmas holiday almost upon us and a mid-week off-day for the team, head coach Mike Tomlin took to the podium a day early for his weekly...

Could Mike Tomlin Be a Serious Candidate for Head Coach at the University of Texas, If the Job were to Open?
December 11th, 2013 at 11:55 PM
In what has been a disappointing and rumored filled 2013 for the Pittsburgh Steelers, the hits continue to come. Earlier in the week, a report surfaced saying that the team would, in fact, lose a late round selection in the 2014 NFL Draft due to Mike Tomlin’s on-field interference in...

NFL Fines Head Coach Mike Tomlin $100,000 for Sideline Incident
December 4th, 2013 at 10:02 PM
On Tuesday, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin stood in front of the media and took full responsibility for his actions when he interfered with a Baltimore Ravens kickoff return. During that press conference, he also said he was willing to accept any and all fines. On Wednesday, he found...

Mike Tomlin, Pittsburgh Steelers May Face Harsh Penalty for Potential Sideline Interference
December 1st, 2013 at 11:02 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers have been dealing with the injury situation that rose from their 22-20 loss to the Baltimore Ravens on Thursday night. Unfortunately, that may not be the only situation that the Steelers will have to deal with. ***PHOTO1*** The big news coming from league sources concerns coach Mike...

Shamarko Thomas Out; Offensive Line Battling Injuries for Pittsburgh Steelers
November 12th, 2013 at 10:47 PM
Tuesdays are always fun in the Steel City, as Pittsburgh Steelers' head coach Mike Tomlin addresses the media during his weekly session. This week, the air was different coming off the victory against the Buffalo Bills, but the message was the same, the Steelers must gain some consistency.  ***PHOTO1*** While...

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 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...

Former Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Bill Cowher to Announce Week 6 Contest Against the New York Jets
October 11th, 2013 at 9:06 PM
Many Pittsburgh Steelers fans have never come to terms with the retirement of former head coach Bill Cowher. In fact, many of these same fans are still longing to watch “The Chin” pace the sidelines. This week, those fans will at least get to experience watching Cowher at the stadium...

Pittsburgh Steelers Demote Mike Adams and Ziggy Hood Heading into Week 6
October 8th, 2013 at 10:44 PM
Pirates Fever is still drowning out the misery that is the 2013 Pittsburgh Steelers and their dismal 0-4 start. In fact, the was little fanfare given to the news Tuesday that head coach Mike Tomlin is finally making a line-up change that many fans have been calling for and it...

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...

Poor Decisions Made by the Pittsburgh Steelers Coaching Staff and Front Office Led to the Dismal 2013 Rushing Attack
September 19th, 2013 at 10:26 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers continued their preps for their Week 3 match-up against the Chicago Bears, and saw rookie second round selection Le’Veon Bell get in a little work. While fans should be somewhat excited at the possibility of Bell helping jump-start the putrid running game, it is unlikely that it...

Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin to Be Featured Guest at a Hampton Roads Youth Foundation Benefit
July 6th, 2013 at 8:33 PM
Like many NFL players, head coaches often return to their roots to give back to the community. Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin is no different, returning home to take part in a youth football fundraiser.***PHOTO1***The Newport News native and graduate of William & Mary, will return to the Hampton...

Pittsburgh Steelers’ Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger Undergoes Minor Knee Surgery
June 5th, 2013 at 10:15 PM
Already without one projected starter in Mike Adams, the Pittsburgh Steelers will finish OTA's and head into mini-camp without a second offensive starter. Wednesday, head coach Mike Tomlin announced that quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will be out of action until training camp after undergoing surgery on his right knee. ***PHOTO1*** At this point,...

Pittsburgh Police Arrest Two Suspects in the Mike Adams Stabbing Case
June 4th, 2013 at 9:55 PM
Just days after Pittsburgh Steelers offensive tackle Mike Adams was hospitalized from stab wounds suffered in a failed robbery attempt, the Pittsburgh police department are making progress. On Monday, the department made two arrests in the case.***PHOTO1***Underground rapper Dquay Means (26) and Michael Paranay (25) of Pittsburgh were arrested and...

Pittsburgh Steelers Want to Add a Running Back to the Stable, but Who?
March 18th, 2013 at 8:49 PM
This past weekend Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin addressed the media at the NFL General Managers / Coaches meeting. While most of what he said was chalked full of Tomlinisms, there was one thing that stood out, the Steelers must add a running back.***PHOTO1***The majority of fans would agree...

Why is It All Quiet on the Search for the New Pittsburgh Steelers Offensive Line Coach?
January 21st, 2013 at 11:06 PM
Most of the offseason to this point has been focused on what type of moves Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert and head coach Mike Tomlin plan to make with the roster. However, are these questions masking something that should be more pressing, the coaching staff?***PHOTO1***Offensive coordinator Todd Haley did...

Pittsburgh Steelers to Select Number 17 in the 2013 NFL Draft
January 3rd, 2013 at 9:33 PM
What are the positions of need? What veteran will not return? Will there be coaching changes? What has to be done to make the playoffs again? These are common questions for Pittsburgh Steelers fans, who do not like the fact that the team missed the playoffs in 2012. While fans...