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Future of the Steelers: Breaking down safeties contracts over the next few seasons

Future of the Steelers: Breaking down safeties contracts over the next few seasons

Signings were made and picks were used to drop the average age of the Steelers' safeties. Those moves have, in turn, made the safety position a strength on this team heading into the future. Discounting their 2014 draft picks and prospective undrafted players, the Pittsburgh Steelers have just 27 players signed past this season. And six were selected during last year's NFL Draft. PITTSBURGH -- Shamarko Thomas is among those second-year players signed through 2016, but he isn't the only safety locked up for the future. Starting strong safety Troy Polamalu recently was extended through that...

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Robinson: Will Roby be Steelers’ pick? Donald now in the Top 10?

As the Steelers continue their face-to-face visits with nearly all of the top cornerback prospects in the upcoming NFL Draft, one of them is making a surge up the draft boards.   NFL Network analyst Daniel Jeremiah, a former scout …

Three more draft prospects visit Steelers

Three more draft prospects paid a visit to the Steelers today, including two possible early draft picks.
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How the 1974 NFL Draft altered history for the Cleveland Browns and Pittsburgh Steelers

How the 1974 NFL Draft altered history for the Cleveland Browns and Pittsburgh Steelers

The Steelers' first four picks produced Hall of Famers, while the Browns endured one of their worst drafts in franchise history.

Robinson: The position of greatest need for the Steelers pre-draft is …

Cornerback or wide receiver? Wide receiver or cornerback?   With the NFL Draft now three weeks away, much of the pre-draft speculation concerning the Steelers is whether they’ll take a cornerback (Darqueze Dennard, perhaps, or Justin Gilbert) or a wide …
Brewed On Grant: Mayor Cam

Brewed On Grant: Mayor Cam

Mayor Peduto is so accessible, I wouldn't be surprised if he started his own reality show. In case you haven't seen it yet, check out the awesome Eagle Cam on the PG web site. 

Penguins - Blue Jackets preview - 04-15-14

Penguins vs. Blue Jackets Penguins Leading Regular Season Scorer: Sidney Crosby (right), 104 points (36 goals, 68 assists). Blue Jackets Leading Regular Season Scorer: Ryan Johansen (below), 63 points (33 goals, 30 assists). Penguins Expected Starting Goaltender: Marc-Andre Fleury, 39-18-5, 2.37 GAA, .915 SV%. Blue Jackets Expected Starting Goaltender: Sergei Bobrovsky, 32-20-5, 2.38 GAA, .923 SV%. Penguins Regular Season Statistics Blue Jackets Regular Season Statistics Penguins Injuries: Center Evgeni Malkin (foot) is questionable. Center Marcel Goc (ankle) is out. Right winger Chris Conner...

Robinson: Pitt player surging up NFL Draft boards; `Sleeper of the draft?’

TThe former Pitt Panthers player is surging up the various draft boards, going from a mid-round projection before the NFL Combine in late February to being a projected second-round pick — perhaps very, very high in the second.   His …

About the Flyers - 04-12-14

A preview of the Flyers. When and where: 3 p.m. EDT. Consol Energy Center. TV: NBC. Record: 41-30-9, 91 points. The Flyers are in third place in the Neapolitan Ice Cream Metropolitan Division. Leading Scorer: Claude Giroux, 82 points (27 goals, 55 assists). Last Game: 4-2 road loss to the Lightning, Thursday. Ray Emery made 26 saves for the Flyers. Last Game against the Penguins: 4-3 road win, March 16. Wayne Simmonds had two goals and an assist for the Flyers. Flyers Player We Would Bet Money On Scoring: Simmonds. He has six points in four games against the Penguins this season. Ex-Penguins...
Steelers could see Maurkice Pouncey's price go way up

Steelers could see Maurkice Pouncey's price go way up

The price for the Steelers to sign center Maurkice Pouncey to a new contract just took another twist, thanks to Alex Mack.


It has been fifty years since Lyndon Baines Johnson managed to wrangle Congress into passing major civil rights legislation. Some historians ask why Obama hasn't had the same kind of influence on Capitol Hill.

Robinson: Two linebackers, safety are latest Steelers visitors

After general manager Kevin Colbert and coach Mike Tomlin spent Tuesday and Wednesday attending the Penn State and LSU pro days, the Steelers played host Thursday to three more potential draft prospects. Visiting the South Side complex were Ohio State …

Steelers preseason opponents announced

The Steelers revealed the four teams they will play in the preseason and in which order, but no dates or times yet have been assigned.

Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 4.8.14

Ed Bouchette: Has it been a week already since our last chat? Flies time. Lets begin.

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    Ben Roethlisberger

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  • Emmanuel Sanders

    Emmanuel Sanders

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    Ike Taylor

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