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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 25 mins ago
Inside Steelers and Pitt broadcaster Bill Hillgrove's inimitable legacy in Pittsburgh

Inside Steelers and Pitt broadcaster Bill Hillgrove's inimitable legacy in Pittsburgh

Bill Hillgrove is a broadcasting legend, a two-sport star. But what makes him so unique? Those closest to the man explain.
Behind the Steel Curtain 10 hours ago
How to build your Steelers 2024 NFL Draft board at home

How to build your Steelers 2024 NFL Draft board at home

Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports A look at how the Steelers have approached previous drafts to help you build your own 2024 NFL Draft wish list. The NFL Combine kicks off today February 26, 2024. We encourage you to watch the Combine in full if at all possible as you can see some of the prospects who likely will be holding up a Pittsburgh Steelers jersey during the 2024 NFL Draft, or who get the call from the team during the draft. You can begin building your draft board to follow along with the draft at home. You likely will not get every selection correct, but you may...
Behind the Steel Curtain 10 hours ago
Friday Happy Hour: 2024 NFL Combine edition

Friday Happy Hour: 2024 NFL Combine edition

Photo by Justin Casterline/ Happy NFL combine, folks! NFL fans and Steelers staffers alike are tuning into the action in Indy this weekend, with some of the most interesting action still to come with skill position players on Saturday and OL on Sunday. Buckle up, Pittsburgh-ers. We need to pay close attention to the action, particularly on Sunday to scout out the future anchor on the offensive line... (please draft Jackson Powers-Johnson, please draft Jackson Powers-Johnson) Congratulations! Omar Khan and Mike Tomlin have reserved a night in the lab and invited YOU to...
Behind the Steel Curtain 14 hours ago
Terrible Towel Tales: Steelers’ great Andy Russell dies at age 82

Terrible Towel Tales: Steelers’ great Andy Russell dies at age 82

Steelers news and commentary from Friday, March 1st Welcome to the Terrible Towel Tales, where we’ll highlight some of the latest stories permeating Steelers media for your reading pleasure every Monday through Saturday. In today’s news… Former Steelers linebacker Andy Russell dies at 82 | Michael David Smith, NBC Sports Andy Russell, a linebacker who played for the Steelers in the 1960s and 1970s and won two Super Bowl rings, has died at the age of 82. A 1963 16th-round draft pick, Russell earned a starting job in Pittsburgh as a rookie, then missed the next two seasons...
Behind the Steel Curtain 15 hours ago
2024 NFL Combine Open Thread DBs and TEs

2024 NFL Combine Open Thread DBs and TEs

Feb 25, 2012; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes offensive lineman Mike Adams runs the 40 yard dash during the NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-US PRESSWIRE 3pm ET Friday edition The NFL in its infinite wisdom decided to go with the NFL Channel only this year. The Steelers hold picks #20 - 1st, #51 - 2nd, #84 - 3rd, #120 & #121 - 4th, #197 - 6th, #238 - 7th. Today we have DBs and TEs, I don’t think they’ll choose a TE this draft, but they need a couple of DBs. CBs of some interest that will be available after round 1. They...
Behind the Steel Curtain 18 hours ago
Steelers meet with multiple first-round projected receivers

Steelers meet with multiple first-round projected receivers

Photo by Ric Tapia/ Could receiver really be a target in the first round? While many are penciling in either an offensive lineman or cornerback for the Pittsburgh Steelers in the first round of the 2024 NFL Draft, the Steelers are making their rounds when it comes to pass catchers. The Steelers have had formal meetings with Troy Franklin of Oregon and Brian Thomas of LSU. Both are expected to go mid-late first round. They have also met with the likes of Jalen McMillan from Washington and AD Mitchell from Texas. Steelers have met formally with 3 WRs: Washington WR...
3 biggest takeaways from Omar Khan’s NFL Combine press conference

3 biggest takeaways from Omar Khan’s NFL Combine press conference

Photo by Justin Casterline/ What stood out in Khan’s presser in Indianapolis? After a two-day delay, Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Omar Khan took to the podium in Indianapolis to speak to the media at the NFL Combine. These are the most noteworthy nuggets that caught my attention as we continue to roll toward the new league year. Pittsburgh is open to all ideas at quarterback I asked Khan how aggressive he and the organization planned on being when it comes to acquiring a proven quarterback. “We’re looking at every option,” Khan said. “Right now we...
2024 NFL Combine Open Thread DL and LBs

2024 NFL Combine Open Thread DL and LBs

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 25: Offensive lineman Cordy Glenn of Georgia participates in a drill during the 2012 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 25, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/) | 3pm ET Thursday edition The NFL in its infinite wisdom decided to go with the NFL Channel only this year. The Steelers hold picks #20 - 1st, #51 - 2nd, #84 - 3rd, #120 & #121 - 4th, #197 - 6th, #238 - 7th. They really need to hit those picks in the first four rounds again this season. Today we have DL and LBs, I don’t think they’ll choose an OLB...
Two top cornerback prospects have formal meetings with Steelers

Two top cornerback prospects have formal meetings with Steelers

Photo by Ryan Kang/ Multiple cornerbacks have met with the Steelers The Pittsburgh Steelers are heavily expected to take a cornerback early in the NFL Draft, and several top prospects have confirmed that they have met formally with the Steelers. Alabama’s Kool-Aid McKinstry and Michigan’s Mike Sainristil have both had formal meetings with the Steelers. Sainristil added that he models his game after former Steelers cornerback Mike Hilton. The Steelers had a formal meeting with Kool-Aid McKinstry. Add another top cornerback to the meetings list.— Nick Farabaugh...
2024 NFL combine: Steelers looking at cornerbacks of all shapes and sizes this week in Indianapolis

2024 NFL combine: Steelers looking at cornerbacks of all shapes and sizes this week in Indianapolis

The top corners are jockeying for pole position to be the first player off the board on draft day. 
Steelers Reacts Survey: Draft needs, Diontae Johnson’s future + more

Steelers Reacts Survey: Draft needs, Diontae Johnson’s future + more

Photo by Sarah Stier/ Welcome to SB Nation Reacts, a survey of fans across the NFL. Throughout the year we ask questions of the most plugged-in Pittsburgh Steelers fans and fans across the country. Sign up here to participate in the weekly emailed surveys. Please take our survey Check out DraftKings Sportsbook, the official sportsbook partner of SB Nation.
Multiple cornerback prospects praise Mike Tomlin at NFL Combine

Multiple cornerback prospects praise Mike Tomlin at NFL Combine

Photo by Joe Sargent/ Several potential future Steelers praised Tomlin It seems that no matter where you go in the NFL sphere, everyone has nothing but great things to say about Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin. That includes several defensive back prospects who took the podium today at the NFL Combine. Oregon cornerback Khyree Jackson said he spoke with Tomlin and defensive coordinator Teryl Austin at the Senior Bowl. Chris Carter of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette followed up and asked Jackson his thoughts on Tomlin, to which Jackson said the Steelers’ head...
NFL combine schedule 2024: When, how to watch the Steelers’ top draft prospects

NFL combine schedule 2024: When, how to watch the Steelers’ top draft prospects

Photo by Kara Durrette/ Testing for the 2024 NFL Scouting Combine kicks off Thursday afternoon, with defensive linemen and linebackers participating in drills, working through the rest of the position groups day by day before Steelers fans get to the finale they’ve all been waiting for — offensive linemen — on Sunday, March 3. Undoubtedly, the most glaring needs on the Steelers’ draft board will be offensive line (center and tackle), cornerback and inside linebacker. Steelers fans will have plenty to watch throughout the weekend to catch up with some of their...
Steelers long-time play-by-play announcer Bill Hillgrove retires

Steelers long-time play-by-play announcer Bill Hillgrove retires

Photo by George Gojkovich/ The local legend has called Steelers games for the past 30 seasons. The Pittsburgh Steelers’ long-time play-by-play announcer, Bill Hillgrove, announced his retirement from Steelers Radio Network Thursday, officially putting a bow on his announcing duties after 30 seasons with the team. Hillgrove, a Western Pennsylvania native, made his way into the Pittsburgh radio scene in the 1960s, officially joining the Pitt Panthers basketball team as a road game broadcaster in 1969, eventually making his way to Pitt Football as the color commentator...
2024 NFL combine: Inside linebacker a major need (again) for Steelers as free agency and draft approach

2024 NFL combine: Inside linebacker a major need (again) for Steelers as free agency and draft approach

The son of a former NFL linebacker and a state wrestling champion are two players on the Steelers’ radar at the combine. 

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