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Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Bounce Back Against the Miami Dolphins
December 8th, 2013 at 12:14 AM
The 5-7 Pittsburgh Steelers fell with a thud in a 22-20 loss to the Baltimore Ravens on Thanksgiving night. This week, they will look to bounce back and stop the bleeding. More importantly, they will make it through with no more injuries after losing their starting center for the season in the loss....

Emmanuel Sanders Must Fulfill Expectations Set by Pittsburgh Steelers
July 21st, 2013 at 10:01 PM
The wide receiver position has been one of the most talked about positions for the Pittsburgh Steelers this entire offseason. Between the loss of Mike Wallace to the Miami Dolphins, Emmanuel Sanders flirtation with the New England Patriots and the drafting of two wide outs, it is easy to see...

Rookies Le’Veon Bell and Markus Wheaton to Be Impact Players as Rookies for the Pittsburgh Steelers
June 27th, 2013 at 11:00 PM
Looking back at the offseason, the Pittsburgh Steelers appear to have had a successful draft, both replenishing the talent lost in free agency and retooling the aging areas of the roster. One of the big questions heading into training camp is which rookie(s) will earn enough playing time to make...

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...

Where Does Pittsburgh Steelers Free Agent Wide Receiver Mike Wallace End Up?
March 8th, 2013 at 11:31 PM
Another day has passed, and it appears that it is another day closer to the Pittsburgh Steelers releasing Pro Bowl linebacker James Harrison. In fact, the longer this situation moves forward without an agreement between the two sides, the more likely it is that Harrison is released.***PHOTO1***If this situation does...

Pittsburgh Steelers Pre Free Agency Draft Needs – Offense
February 24th, 2013 at 8:33 PM
Sunday was a quiet day for the Pittsburgh Steelers as the majority of decision makers were in Indianapolis at the NFL Scouting Combine watching three positions that could make up part of the 2013 draft board: running backs, quarterbacks and wide receivers.***PHOTO1***Of course, word also leaked that general manager Kevin...

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 Hire Aliquippa Native Richard Mann as Wide Receivers Coach
February 13th, 2013 at 9:26 PM
Just days after the Pittsburgh Steelers saw wide receivers coach Scottie Montgomery leave to take over as offensive coordinator at Duke University, head coach Mike Tomlin wasted little time to fill the vacancy. Wednesday, Tomlin chose long-time NFL assistant and Aliquippa native Richard Mann to join his staff.***PHOTO1***Mann is an...

NFL Draft 2013 – Wide Receiver Prospect Tavon Austin – West Virginia
February 11th, 2013 at 9:50 PM
As the days continue to fly by here in February, it is becoming clear that wide receiver Mike Wallace has indeed played his last down for the Pittsburgh Steelers. The latest rumors have division rivals Cleveland or Cincinnati battling over his services. Both franchises have a tremendous amount of salary...

NFL Draft 2013 – Wide Receiver Prospect Keenan Allen – California
February 10th, 2013 at 10:45 PM
As the days count down toward NFL Draft 2013, one can feel the excitement start to build. This is extremely evident for fans of the Pittsburgh Steelers, as the free agency period is more of a roster purge than spending spree. Continuing with our NFL Draft profiles, we will break down...

Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receivers Coach Scottie Montgomery Departs for a Position with the Duke Blue Devils
February 8th, 2013 at 11:31 PM
Just days after the Pittsburgh Steelers hired special teams coach Danny Smith to bring their opening total to one; Mike Tomlin is left with another opening on his coaching staff. This position opened up when wide receivers coach Scottie Montgomery left to become the offensive coordinator for the Duke Blue...

First Round Wide Receiver Options for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2013 NFL Draft
February 7th, 2013 at 10:44 PM
With Super Bowl XLVII in the rearview mirror, that means that the 2013 NFL Draft is just around the corner for the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Steelers have definite holes on their roster. With an impending salary cap purge on the horizon, the depths of those holes are truly unknown.***PHOTO1***At this...

Could Keenan Allen Be a Potential Target for the Pittsburgh Steelers in the NFL Draft
February 4th, 2013 at 10:50 PM
With the major disappointment of watching the Baltimore Ravens win the Super Bowl now in the rear view, it is time to buckle down on draft coverage. Sure, it is still difficult as some player rankings a fluid, but the big board is stating to fall into place.***PHOTO1***Whom will the...

Kevin Colbert Sees a Different Roster for the 2013 Season
January 16th, 2013 at 10:25 PM
Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert spoke Wednesday, and dropped a few messages about the offseason. While the majority of his message was expected, there was a couple of subtle significance.***PHOTO1***Starting there, the idea of draft a quarterback relatively early in the draft has not been removed from the table. That being...

Could the Release of Running Back Chris Rainey Open the Door for the Pittsburgh Steelers to Select Tavon Austin in the NFL Draft?
January 12th, 2013 at 11:29 PM
As fans sit here in January, it is hard to try and forecast what the Pittsburgh Steelers will do in the upcoming NFL Draft. What is certain is that there are many changes on the horizon, due to both the subpar season and the salary cap canyon that the team...

With the 17th Selection in the NFL Draft the Pittsburgh Steelers Select…
January 7th, 2013 at 9:05 PM
In the first projection at which player the Pittsburgh Steelers may target with the 17th selection of the first round of the NFL Draft, we will take a different stance than many of the prognosticators out there. Of course, at this point, this is nothing more than a shot in...

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,...

Pittsburgh Steelers Adjust Roster Prior to Their Season Finale Against the Cleveland Browns
December 30th, 2012 at 11:40 AM
The Pittsburgh Steelers have made some roster moves prior to the game against the Cleveland Browns, by placing Mike Wallace, Curtis Brown and Mike Adams on injured reserve.***PHOTO1***In their stead, they signed nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu and wide receiver David Gilreath from their practice squad, and they reportedly claimed nose...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to End the 2012 Season on a High Note
December 29th, 2012 at 11:30 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are coming off three disappointing losses against the San Diego Chargers, Dallas Cowboys and Cincinnati Bengals. In all three games, the team had their chances to prevail; instead, they faltered under the pressure, and now face a must-win situation against the Cleveland Browns, if they want to...

Has Wide Receiver Mike Wallace Played His Last Game with the Pittsburgh Steelers?
December 28th, 2012 at 10:25 PM
As the last Friday of the Pittsburgh Steelers season is among us, that means that the final Friday injury report was released. On the list, already pronounced out for the finale, is wide receiver Mike Wallace (Hamstring), who may have already played his last season in Pittsburgh.***PHOTO1***After a much-hyped training...