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Pittsburgh Steelers Nose Tackle Alameda Ta’amu Sentenced to Probation for October DUI Arrest
April 4th, 2013 at 10:42 PM
On the day that the NFL released the 2013 preseason schedule, one member of the Pittsburgh Steelers was in courtroom learning his fate from an October incident in the city. Nose tackle Alameda Ta’amu, who saw his rookie campaign and nearly his NFL career ruined by the arrest, was sentenced...

Pittsburgh Steelers Decide to Tender Four of Their Six Restricted Free Agents
March 9th, 2013 at 9:25 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers had a busy day Saturday, releasing former All Pro linebacker James Harrison in a salary cap move and tendering some of their six restricted free agents. While some of the tenders were predictable, there were a couple of surprises.***PHOTO1***Of the six restricted free agents, the Steelers decided...

Pittsburgh Steelers Nose Tackle Negotiating Plea Agreement on Charges from Mid-Season Arrest
February 1st, 2013 at 10:40 PM
One day after Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Charlie Batch became the recipient of the Byron "Whizzer" White Award for his off-field service, another Steeler was in court because of his off-field exploits. 2012 rookie fourth-round selection Alameda Ta’amu was in a preliminary hearing stemming from the South Side incident that wrecked...

Breaking Down the Pittsburgh Steelers Six Restricted Free Agents
January 17th, 2013 at 9:00 PM
As the offseason continues, it is clear that Pittsburgh Steelers fans are still in a haze after their team missed the playoffs. Of course, many will be ecstatic once the playoffs are over and the focus on 2013 truly can begin. This is not the case for general manager Kevin...

Has Casey Hampton Played His Last Down for the Pittsburgh Steelers?
January 1st, 2013 at 8:30 PM
As the Pittsburgh Steelers begin to navigate through this offseason, they will have to make some tough roster decisions in the coming weeks. With the team clearly over the salary cap, like last offseason, some veteran stalwarts have likely played their last game for the Steelers.***PHOTO1***One player clearly in the...

Pittsburgh Steelers to Take on the Buffalo Bills in the Critical Third Preseason Game
August 24th, 2012 at 11:01 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers will have their dress rehearsal of sorts when they take on the Buffalo Bills in what may be the most important preseason game of the season. With that being said the starters should play the first half (maybe more / maybe less), and fans should get a...

Pittsburgh Steelers Come Back to Defeat Indianapolis Colts 26-24 in Preseason Action
August 19th, 2012 at 11:33 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers came back to defeat the Indianapolis Colts 26-24 in their second preseason game, to even their record to 1-1.***PHOTO1***After entering the third quarter down 17-14, the Steelers opened the third quarter with a blocked punt by Morrty Ivy that set them up in the Red Zone. Unfortunately, after...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Even Record Against Indianapolis Colts on Sunday Night
August 18th, 2012 at 9:56 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers had their last walk-through in Latrobe Saturday morning and will now shift gears into game mode before taking on the Indianapolis Colts in their Heinz Field season debut. For fans, this is an exciting time as the team continues to take shape. However, for the players and...

Pittsburgh Steelers Nose Tackles Steve McClendon and Alameda Ta’amu May Be the Keys to a Strong Start for the Defense
June 18th, 2012 at 10:05 PM
In looking at the Pittsburgh Steelers early schedule one-thing jumps out, their defense needs to be stout against the run with teams like the whttp://www.broncos101.com, New York Jets and Tennessee Titans early on. For the Steelers to be strong as usual in that area, they will need a solid nose...

Breaking Down the Defensive Line for the 2012 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster
May 24th, 2012 at 8:33 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are in somewhat a rebuilding stage along their defensive line. Gone to retirement are long-time veterans defensive end Aaron Smith and nose tackle Chris Hoke and even nose tackle Casey Hampton, who is recovering from an ACL injury,  had to take a large pay cut to remain...

Pittsburgh Steelers – Arizona Cardinals GameDay
October 23rd, 2011 at 8:20 AM
***PHOTO1***Week seven of the NFL season is here and this week the 4-2 Pittsburgh Steelers will have an NFL West challenger in the Arizona Cardinals.  The Cardinals are 1-4 and would really like to change their situation by upsetting the Steelers this Sunday. The Steelers are riding a two game win streak...

Will Injuries Finally Catch up to the Defense of the Pittsburgh Steelers?
October 22nd, 2011 at 8:14 AM
The Pittsburgh Steelers defense has been hit with a bit of turmoil and adversity this season on the defensive side of the ball.  This Sunday couldn't be more evident as Casey Hampton, and his backup Chris Hoke will be sidelined. Also with the ongoing absence of James Harrison it might be a difficult...