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Steelers Roster Cuts Including ILB L.J. Fort

Aaron Wilson reports that the Pittsburgh Steelers have waived LB L.J. Fort, as they work to get their roster down to 53 players by tomorrow’s deadline. According to Wilson, Fort is a candidate to be added to the Steelers’ practice squad if he clears waivers. Other Steelers’ roster cuts include: WR Jarrod West Fort, 25, originally signed ... The post...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Steelers president throws support behind Roger Goodell

Pittsburgh Steelers president Art Rooney II threw his full support behind NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on Thursday night and admitted he “was surprised” by Judge Richard M Berman’s reversal of the four-game suspension levied against Tom Brady. Speaking on 102.5 WDVE on Thursday before the final preseason game against the Carolina Panthers, Rooney discussed his thoughts...
Via Sportsnaut
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

2015 Steelers 53 Man Roster Prediction: Final Edition

The Pittsburgh Steelers 2015 preseason is now wrapped up and that means the team must trim their roster down to 53 players by Saturday evening. While several cuts are easy to make, there are still several spots that are definitely tough to figure out. Below is my final prediction for... The post 2015 Steelers 53 Man Roster Prediction: Final Edition appeared first on Steelers Depot...
Via Steelers Depot
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Steelers K Josh Scobee A Highlight In Preseason Finale Full Of Lows

There was not much to speak of positively from last night’s preseason finale, in which the Pittsburgh Steelers lost by a score of 23-6 and suffered injuries to three different reserve linemen while ultimately playing rather poorly, but there was a bright spot or two here and there. One of... The post Steelers K Josh Scobee A Highlight In Preseason Finale Full Of Lows appeared...
Via Steelers Depot
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Concerns about Steelers defense coming up quickly as regular season nears

Pittsburgh Steelers new defensive coordinator Keith Butler changed the scheme from Dick LeBeau's 3-4 zone blitz to a cover 2 system that hasn't produced the desired results as of yet. The Bills racked up 542 yards on seven plays of 20 yards or longer against the Steelers last week and there is concern that the defense might not be up to the task in 2015. Butler hasn’t lost...
Via 60 Max Power O
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Must Resort To Doing The Waive For Relief At Backup RB Position

There are many things that the Pittsburgh Steelers failed to accomplish coming out of last night’s preseason finale, paramount among those failings being the ability to stay healthy. The team saw three offensive linemen go down with injuries that will have them scouring the waiver wire just to fill up... The post Steelers Must Resort To Doing The Waive For Relief At Backup RB...
Via Steelers Depot
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers: Three takeaways from the preseason

The Pittsburgh Steelers finished their fifth and final game of the preseason on Thursday. The Steelers found themselves on the losing end of four of their five games, and they hardly looked like a playoff contender at all. Their last two loses came by a combined score of 66-25. Pittsburgh has a lot to prove after having multiple lackluster games this preseason. Here is a look at...
Via isportsweb.com
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dwayne Bowe reportedly in danger of being cut by Browns

    The Cleveland Browns already released one high-profile player this week. Could they make it another? A report says Dwayne Bowe is in danger of being cut by the Browns and needs to put together a big game in Thursday’s preseason finale in order to make the team’s roster. Solomon Wilcots just said on Browns radio network that after talking to coaches, Dwayne Bowe...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Four position breakdowns for the NFL season opener

Brady is back, and now the Steelers are going to lose in the opener. That is the thought of many Steeler fans following the overturning of Tom Brady’s suspension on today. However, this does not give the Patriots a huge advantage; it is more like a leveling of the playing field. Let’s take a look at it by position. AROUND COVER32 First and 10: 10 players who can shift the...
Via cover32
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Goodell not attending season opener at Gillette Stadium

The opening game of the 2015 NFL season, as it has been for years, will take place on the Thursday night ahead of the rest of NFL action the following Sunday and Monday. As is the custom, this year’s opener will be hosted by the defending Super Bowl champions, as the New England Patriots will welcome the Pittsburgh Steelers at Gillette Stadium. Tom Brady, in light of his victorious...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Thursday web roundup: Pittsburgh Steelers

Steelers passing on Taylor because of knee problem According to Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Steelers are taking a pass on the recent visitor because they think he has a bad knee which will ... Steelers Job For Villanueva's Taking The Carolina Panthers tonight mark the end of a long preseason for the shellshocked Pittsburgh Steelers, who've lost two placekickers...
Via 60 Max Power O
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers LB James Harrison Still Working Out Like A Beast

Throughout the off-season Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison posted videos of his workouts to Instagram. If you ever wondered how he still does what he does after all these years watch a few of them and you'll understand. No one works out as hard as he does, and as a result the man is incredibly strong.Now you would think that with the preseason in full swing he might...
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Can Darrius Heyward-Bey replace Martavis Bryant for the first month in Pittsburgh?

Considering that emerging second-year receiver Martavis Bryant tore it up with 138 yards in about one half of football during Pittsburgh’s fourth preseason game, it’s safe to say the high-powered Steelers will feel Bryant’s loss when the 23-year-old is forced to sit out the first four games of the regular season due to suspension. Sure, the Steelers have reigning receiving...
Via This Given Sunday
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Taylor visits Steelers day after being cut by Browns

    Phil Taylor may be on his way to playing for a rival. A day after the former first-round pick was cut by the Cleveland Browns, Taylor visited with the Pittsburgh Steelers. CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora reports that as many as eight teams have interest in the Baylor product. Taylor was the No. 21 overall pick in 2011 and signed for $4.38 million bonus. His base salary...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers offense without Martavis Bryant and LeVeon Bell

As most people know, and for those who have not yet heard, Pittsburgh Steelers up and coming star Wide Receiver Martavis Bryant is suspended for a month due to violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy. This is a huge blow for the Steelers. In 2014, Martavis Bryant was drafted in the fourth round out of Clemson University. Bryant started out the 2014 season on the practice squad...

Tom Brady: ‘It’s been such an enjoyable offseason’

The NFL offseason is typically a time for players to unwind after a grueling year of football and relax for a couple months while physically and mentally preparing for the next campaign. Unfortunately for New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, that hasn’t been the case. The future Hall of Famer was implicated in the Deflategate saga, which due to the NFL’s stubbornness and...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Two Interesting Battles as the Steelers’ Final Cuts Loom

We as fans often forget just how much time, effort and energy these young men expel in their quest to play professional football…. And that’s just to make the roster. Over the next few days, hundreds of young men will be packing their bags for new destinations in hopes of landing a job while others will be settling in for a nice stay in the Pittsburgh Area. With the Steelers’...
Via Steel City Blitz
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Vick, DeAngelo Williams Important Backups for Steelers

On Saturday, the world got a taste of things to come should Le’veon Bell and/or Ben Roethlisberger go down. God forbid any of that happens, but knowing the Steelers have capable backups is reassuring. We all know by now that Le’veon Bell is going to be suspended for the first 2 games of the season. That’s a hell of a lot better than having him out for 4 games, obviously. Still...
Via Steel City Blitz
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Martavis Bryant's four-game suspension upheld

There were high hopes for Martavis Bryant in his second season, but a different kind of high will put his 2015 season on hold for now. The Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver reportedly was suspended four games last week by the NFL, and that was upheld after Bryant appealed, the team announced Monday. According to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, Bryant was suspended after multiple failed...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Rookie To Watch | Pittsburgh Steelers

The Steelers rookie to watch this year is their second round pick CB Senequez Golson.  The Steelers secondary was historically bad last season, and the team found themselves in many high scoring contests.  So they went out and addressed the issue by drafting a 5’8 corner in the second round.  What Golson lacks in size, he makes up for with ball skills.  He had a knack in college...
Via DraftSeason
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Smith's "Concussion" trailer must be terrifying for the NFL

    The official trailer for “Concussion” was released on Monday, and the upcoming film must scare the crap out of at least some of the big wigs at NFL headquarters. The movie, which is based on a true story, stars Will Smith as Nigerian-born neuropathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu. Omalu was the first doctor to pinpoint playing football as a cause of significant brain trauma...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers defense might actually be worse in 2015

The Pittsburgh Steelers defense was supposed to take a step forward this year. It wasn’t expected to be anything like the feared defenses of Steelers past, but the hope was for early-round draft picks in recent years to come of age and make the unit serviceable. Instead, this defense is looking worse after Saturday’s 43-19 preseason loss at Buffalo. The Steelers were 27th...
Via The Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Trying to Make Some Sense of the Bryant Suspension

You may have noticed that following the Pittsburgh Steelers’ loss to Buffalo yesterday that neither Mike Tomlin nor Martavis Bryant would comment on Bryant’s pending suspension. There has to be a reason for that doesn’t there? More than likely, the silence was due to the fact that Bryant is appealing the four-game suspension and based upon what I’m hearing he may have a strong...
Via Steel City Blitz
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Animal shelter cancels fundraiser at Heinz Field

The signing of quarterback Michael Vick to the Pittsburgh Steelers ruffled the feathers of thousands of protesters this past week. While some turmoil was naturally expected due to Vick’s notorious past for his role in running a dog fighting ring, the signing caused perhaps more uproar than anticipated. The Animal Rescue League Shelter and Wildlife Center located in Pittsburgh...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: New Pittsburgh Steelers QB Michael Vick Throws Beautiful 63-Yard Commpletion For First Pass As A Steeler

Lots of Pittsburgh Steelers fans were not very happy when they found out that their team was signing Michael Vick to back up Ben Roethlisberger. They are not able to overlook the crimes Vick was convicted of, and don't think the Steeler should overlook them either. However, some may be swayed after they see what he can do in a Steelers uniform.Many will not be swayed, but Vick certainly...
Via FatManWriting
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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