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Now that James Harrison is gone, Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Jason Worilds will finally get the chance to fill in his shoes in 2013. While filling Harrison's shoes is probably just fine with Worilds, being compared to the 2008 Defensive Player of the Year and five-time Pro Bowler while wearing those shoes isn't, according to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. "I'm not James Harrison," said Worilds, per the Friday report by Bouchette. "When Jason Worilds steps on the field, anyone who expects James Harrison is fooling themselves." Stepping on the field as a member of the Steelers Read more [...]

Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Says OTA Practices Not Being Catered To His New Minority Club

There's a new club in Pittsburgh called the 08'ers and Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger talked Thursday on 93.7 The Fan about how it was formed and how head coach Mike Tomlin is not catering to them during the offseason practices. "Day one, coach Tomlin asked for anybody that was with the Steelers in 2008 to come into the meeting room, and he wanted...

Kelvin Beachum’s Rise Further Proves You Must Have Faith In Steelers’ Scouting Department

Kelvin Beachum was the Pittsburgh Steelers’ final selection of the 2012 NFL Draft with the 248th overall pick. Beachum was the last of four players the team took in the seventh round with CB Terrence Frederick, WR Toney Clemons and TE David Paulson being the other three. After the draft concluded, I gave the Steelers an A+ for their picks in an article you can see here. One player...

Report: Steelers LB Sean Spence Expects To Play In 2013

While many of us are already resigned to fact that Pittsburgh Steelers second-year linebacker Sean Spence will not play in 2013 because of the serious knee injury that he suffered last year during the preseason, the Miami product let be known on Wednesday that we shouldn't be ruling him out just yet. According to Will Graves of the Associated Press on Twitter, Spence told reporters...

Steelers DE Ziggy Hood Trimming Technique Fat For 2013 Season

Last year at about this time, we were tracking the conditioning of Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Ziggy Hood as he was transforming his body in an attempt to get stronger while trimming his body fat in the process. This offseason, however, Hood's main focus is transforming his technique, specifically his hand placement and his footwork. "If your hand placement and...

Adams recovering from stabbing

Steelers offensive tackle Mike Adams is in the hospital recovering from being stabbed in a reported robbery attempt. He sent out a tweet early Saturday morning.

Pittsburgh Steelers One Day Away from Much-Needed Cap Relief

Currently the Pittsburgh Steelers have the second lowest amount of cap space in the NFL.The only team with less space under the cap is the Oakland Raiders. However, both teams are about to have some much needed relief when it comes to the salary cap. The Raiders cut safety Michael Huff this off-season, who will now be replacing Ed Reed for the Baltimore Ravens, and his almost $8...

Steelers’ O-Line is Has No Room for Error

They’re young. They’re talented. And they are full of potential but they also have a lot to prove and I’m not talking about the newest Menudo line-up. I am speaking of course about the offensive line for the Pittsburgh Steelers. While many of the faces are familiar in 2013, there are some in different places along the line and some that are now absent altogether. Gone from...

Steelers OTA Injury Report: Steelers CB Justin King Sidelined With Hamstring Injury

The Pittsburgh Steelers have done pretty well as far as injuries go as they wrap up their second week of OTA sessions on Thursday, but a source has informed us that cornerback Justin King has been sidelined with a hamstring injury this week. Kind signed with the Steelers in the middle of December last season after Ike Taylor and DeMarcus Van **** injured, but he wasn't active...

Steelers WR Jerricho Cotchery Says Rookies Can’t Get Missed OTA Practice Reps Back

Wide receiver Markus Wheaton is the only Pittsburgh Steelers rookie that isn't allowed to participate in the 2013 OTA sessions because of an NFL rule that prohibits rookies from doing so before their college final exams are completed. On Wednesday, veteran wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery weighed in on what the Oregon State product is missing by not being able to participate in...

Pittsburgh Steelers OT Mike Adams Hospitalized After Stabbing Incident

Pittsburgh Steelers second year offensive tackle Mike Adams has been hospitalized after being stabbed last night. Adams was stabbed in what is considered an apparent robbery attempt according to Via the Steelers official twitter account: “@steelers: Second-year offensive tackle @Channel75live (Mike Adams) was injured & is hospitalized after being stabbed in an...

Steelers player stabbed in apparent robbery try

An offensive tackle for the Pittsburgh Steelers has been hospitalized after being stabbed in an apparent robbery attempt. The team posted on its website that second-year player Mike Adams ''is expected to make a full recovery.'' General Manager Kevin Colbert says the stabbing happened early Saturday on the city's South Side. He says officials are ''in...


Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley was recently quoted as saying ”as a team our expectation is to get to that confetti game” (apparently superstitions abound within the team and coaching staff that do not wish to jinx their intent by using the term Super Bowl). Todd Haley called shots for an offense on a team that went 8 – 8 his first year and typically...

Steelers added to national broadcasts by ESPN Radio

On Tuesday, ESPN Radio announced that it has come to a multi-year agreement with the Pittsburgh Steelers to broadcast out-of-market national action.  The Sunday afternoon broadcasts will begin during the 2013 season.  In addition to the Steelers, ESPN Radio has also signed agreements with the New York Giants, New York Jets, New England Patriots and Miami Dolphins. ESPN senior vice...

Steelers OL Mike Adams ‘hospitalized after being stabbed in apparent robbery attempt’

Pittsburgh Steelers second-year offensive lineman Mike Adams has been hospitalized after being stabbed following an attempted robbery.

James Harrison believes he’ll be rushing the passer more with the Bengals

Linebacker James Harrison says he’s getting better each day with adapting to the Bengals defense. “If you had asked me that yesterday, I would have told you I was down bad,” Harrison said, per “But today I had a chance to go over all the stuff we put in yesterday. I think the first week we put in a few things. And then yesterday I think we threw in maybe as three...
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