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Ex-Steelers CB Justin Gilbert suspension extended from 4 games to a full year
June 21st, 2017 at 6:24 AM
***PHOTO1*** Scott R. Galvin-USA TODAY Sports There is no denying Justin Gilbert is a talented football player. You don't become a first round draft pick for nothing, and when the Cleveland Browns took Gilbert it looked as if they had found a corner who would...

Steelers Minicamp Recap Day 2: Rookies are hot topic throughout minicamp
June 15th, 2017 at 6:51 AM
***PHOTO1*** Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports The time between the NFL Draft and training camp can be absolutely mind numbing for NFL fans. Die hard followers want to cling to every repetition throughout Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and minicamp, when in reality the season doesn't really...

The Steelers Super Bowl hopes may go as their No. 3 cornerback goes
June 13th, 2017 at 7:16 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports A year ago, Mike Tomlin famously stated that his Pittsburgh Steelers play nickel-based defenses 70-percent of the time. This wasn't a groundbreaking or controversial statementâ??anyone with a pair of working eyes and an elementary cognizance of NFL schemes could've counted...

Steelers sign two players, and cut one, to get to 90-man offseason roster limit
May 31st, 2017 at 5:38 AM
***PHOTO1*** Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports The Pittsburgh Steelers signed two players who will vie to catch the eye of the coaching staff in their try to continue their career in the NFL. The two players are safety Daimion Stafford and long snapper Kameron Canaday. Punter...

Despite crowded position group, Steelers keeping William Gay at CB through OTAs
May 28th, 2017 at 9:34 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports It seems as if the Pittsburgh Steelers are in a constant search for cornerbacks to help solidify the position every offseason. Some will suggest this isn't a Steelers problem, but something all NFL teams experience, but Pittsburgh has been searching...