Steelers receiver Antonio Brown is happy to get some money, Arthur Moats comments on Fred Jackson's release from Buffalo and safety Jordan Dangerfield made the most of his limited chances to make an impact against the Bills.
Rookie wide receiver Sammie Coates might be part of the Steelers' future but he might not be a big part of the present. The third-round pick is a work in progress.
Josh Scobee, the Steelers' new kicker, is excited to come to Pittsburgh and have a chance to win, something he didn't do a lot of in Jacksonville.
The Pirates are not going to catch St. Louis. The Pirates might win enough. But the Cardinals won’t lose enough. The Pirates have won 14 out of their last 18. But, before last night, St. Louis had won 12 of 18. There’s not enough of the season left to make up ground so slowly. The Pirates need to sweep this weekend’s series at St. Louis. That gives them a chance. Anything else doesn’t.
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The major league roster limit roster expands to 40 on Tuesday and Pirates general manager Neal Huntington wants to bolster the roster without disrupting clubhouse chemistry.
The Steelers beat the clock, announcing their first round of roster cuts on Monday afternoon.
Darrius Heyward-Bey doesn't have Martavis Bryant's size or hands but he does have speed and a strong work ethic. The former first-round pick says he can use both as the Steelers look to make up for their star receiver, who's four-game suspension was upheld by the NFL on Monday.
Aug 31, 2015
Brad Wing and Jordan Berry share similar Australian backgrounds and stats in the preseason but the Steelers' prospective punters are two very different people.
The Steelers have traded for place kicker Josh Scobee, a 12-year veteran who previously played for the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to a report from 1010 XL in Jacksonville.
For the Pirates, if it could go wrong, it did Sunday.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jorge De La Rosa pitched into the seventh inning before being ejected, and Ben Paulsen hit a two-run triple as the Colorado Rockies beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-0 on Sunday.
Aug 30, 2015
The Pirates shuffled their rotation Sunday so ace Gerrit Cole can start at St. Louis in the finale of a pivotal three-game series, and veteran right-hander A.J. Burnett felt good after a 71-pitch bullpen session.
With the first round of roster cuts coming Tuesday, Times Steelers Writer Chris Bradford gives you his projections for the 53-man roster.