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After an 8-8 season and missing the playoffs there are many areas a team will have to address before they have a chance to win a championship. For the Pittsburgh Steelers that starts at the running back position.
Steelers president Art Rooney II sounded off on the teams running backs, noting the lack of production from
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The Pittsburgh Steelers will certainly be faced with a backup quarterback dilemma next season as both Charlie Batch and Byron Leftwich are once again unrestricted free agents. While there is a good chance that one of the two will be brought back, you have to think that the position will be addressed via the draft or in free agency. The problem with both of those scenarios, however...
The Pittsburgh Steelers are no longer one of the first teams that come to mind when people think of consistently successful NFL franchises.
A model franchise can be counted on to make the playoffs every season with rare exceptions.
The Steelers are not in that category.
In the 21st century, the Steelers have missed the playoffs every third year. They made the playoffs in 2001 and...
The 2013 Senior Bowl is Saturday, and like the rest of you, I will have my eyes on several players that I think might could help the Pittsburgh Steelers. Below is a list of just a few players that I look forward to seeing with a very brief synopsis of each.
Feel free to add other names of players that you look forward to seeing play and what you are looking for out of each.
By Jeremy Hritz
It’s no secret that the Pittsburgh Steelers have several areas of need heading into the 2013 NFL Draft, and while need normally does not dictate who they draft early on, they will more than likely use their later picks to address lack of depth at certain positions. If when the Steelers select at pick 17, the best player on the board happens to be at their position...
We mentioned yesterday that the Pittsburgh Steelers will likely redo their backfield for next season.
Even the Steelers’ official website agrees with the idea that at least Rashard Mendenhall won’t be back in the Steel City next season.
Mendenhall will be a free agent this offseason and after a disappointing season in which he came back from ACL surgery and the fact that...
There is no denying the fact that the Pittsburgh Steelers safeties, Ryan Clark and Troy Polamalu, are getting older. Polamalu will soon turn 32 and Clark will turn 34 during the 2013 season. However, there is also no denying the fact that when healthy Clark and Polamalu are still a very good tandem at safety on the Steelers defense. Regardless of production though the Steelers have...
Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette writes that the Steelers are unlikely to re-sign veteran NT Casey Hampton.
Hampton, who will be 36 next month, has spent his entire 12 year career in Pittsburgh after being taken in the first-round of the 2001 NFL draft. The decision to part ways with Hampton is due to the team wanting to inject some youth into their defensive line with...
Retired NFL player Hines Ward is ready for a resurrection, but it's probably not the kind you are thinking of. No, the former Pittsburgh Steeler isn't planning a comeback to football. He is scheduled to appear in the Feb. 10 episode of "The Walking Dead", instead."It was an amazing experience," said Mr. Ward, who will be a zombie extra when AMC's hit...
Although it may not sit well with Steelers fans, Pittsburgh center Maurkice Pouncey admitted that he's pulling for the Ravens in the Super Bowl. But why?
By Christopher DiMarino
The primary concern that I've had for the Pittsburgh Steelers over the past few years appears to be a key theme in this NFL Playoffs. You see, I believe that the mental component of football is much more important than many lead on. Having the drive to win is vital and can separate otherwise equivalent teams. The Steelers proved a lot in the last decade...
Pittsburgh Steelers former wide receiver Hines Ward wanted to play another season and could see the Steelers young receivers needed a leader, but the team felt he could no longer perform at a high level. Ward says the receivers youth is a big reason the Steelers went 8-8 and missed the playoffs in 2012.