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The Steelers are a proud franchise, and rightly so. No team boasts more than Pittsburgh’s six Super Bowl championships, and the perennially great defense always has them in the hunt.Last year the Steelers’ championship hopes were torpedoed by a late injury to star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, as the team went 7-6 in games Big Ben started and 1-2 in games he did not.There is hope that second-year offensive coordinator Todd Haley’s offense will help keep Roethlisberger upright, though, and combined with an encore performance from last year’s top-ranked defense that could push Pittsburgh right back into the ranks of contenders.Will the running game click? Will Roethlisberger thrive under Haley? Will the aging defense have another star performance? Read on for six bold predictions for 2013 in Steeltown.#6 – Mike Wallace? Good RiddanceWallace in recent years has been widely regarded as the elite deep threat in all of football. It is a reputation he earned with eye-popping yards-per-ca...
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Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen missed nearly all of training camp after having minor knee surgery several weeks ago, but head coach Mike Tomlin hinted Thursday that the third-year player might be healthy enough to play Saturday night in the third preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs. According to Bob Labriola of Steelers Digest, […]
Steelers CB Cortez Allen...
If I were Jonathan Dwyer I would be upset. Not at the fact that the national media is treating him like a rug, but the fact that people have lost faith in the former Georgia Tech standout. I don’t know about these so called experts, but if I were in his shoes, I would go […]
Much like there are Democrats and Republicans, there are Pro-Haley’s and Anti-Haley’s in the city of Pittsburgh. Former Pittsburgh Steelers’ quarterback Charlie Batch has thrown another match onto this fire courtesy of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review’s Alan Robinson.
Much like how ESPN won’t let anything ‘A-Rod’ die, it appears that some in the Pittsburgh media are unwilling...
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said Wednesday morning in a written statement that the team is seeking a second opinion on rookie running back Le’Veon Bell, who suffered a mid-foot sprain Monday night against the Washington Redskins. Bell had an MRI on Tuesday and was reportedly already wearing a walking boot. He has been […]
Steelers Getting Second Opinion On RB Le’Veon...
The Pittsburgh Steelers have been decimated by injuries at the tight end position; however, the team did get one TE back on the practice field – David Johnson. Johnson was activated from the physically-unable-to-perform list on Wednesday and took part in the afternoon practice. The added depth at tight end was a boost to the team as they await the return of starter Heath Miller...
Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell will not need surgery to repair his sprained right foot.
The Steelers and Bell had held out hope that the running back would not need Lisfranc surgery. Bell could be ready to return to the playing field in six weeks if all goes well. That would put the second-round pick on the field as early as Week 3.
Tomlin: Bell has mid-foot sprain...
The Pittsburgh Steelers activated tight end David Johnson from the PUP list on Wednesday, and he is hoping to play Saturday night when the team faces the Kansas City Chiefs in their third preseason game of the season. With Heath Miller and Matt Spaeth both likely to be sidelined for the start of the regular […]
David Johnson Now Back In The Race For A Roster Spot With Two Weeks...
By Matthew Marczi More specifically, what can Kelvin Beachum do for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2013? There has been some discussion, fueled by the likes of Ed Bouchette and Dale Lolley, that Beachum has possibly earned the right to start over Marcus Gilbert at right tackle, and they have used shaky reports from camp in […]
What Can Beachum Do For You? is a post from: Steelers Depot...
By Alex Kozora A look at Pittsburgh Steelers’ defensive end Cameron Heyward Monday night against the Washington Redskins. First Drive Snaps: 4 Run/Pass: 0/4 Play-by-Play - 1st and 10, :50. Heyward enters the game during the Redskins’ two minute offense, reason for the four passes. Stunts with Jarvis Jones on the first play. Loops around […]
Breakdown Of Steelers DE Cameron...
According to Jay Glazer on Twitter, the Pittsburgh Steelers believe rookie running back Le’Veon Bell has Lisfranc injury that they are hoping will not require surgery. Steelers believe Le'Veon Bell has Lis Franc injury they r hoping will not require surgery but won't be sure until he gets it double checked — Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) […]
Report: Steelers Believe RB Le’Veon...
For a fourth straight season, Razzball will be interviewing local NFL beat writers for some actual in-depth football knowledge to shed some additional light on our fantasy football knowledge. Keep your eye out for an interview for every NFL team through the summer. This installment comes courteous of Neal Coolong from leading Pittsburgh Steelers blog Behind the Steel Curtain ...
The Pittsburgh Steelers go into their third preseason game Saturday night against the Kansas City Chiefs with even more questions than usual. Their second-round pick, running back Le’Veon Bell, has sustained a Lisfranc injury to his foot which could have him out 6-8 weeks. Jonathan Dwyer led the team last year with only 623 yards rushing on 156 attempts for a 4.0 yard average....
Kansas City Chiefs (0-2) vs. Pittsburgh Steelers (0-2) Kickoff: 7:30 p.m., ET Site: Heinz Field (65,500) • Pittsburgh, Pa. Playing Surface: Natural Grass TV Coverage: CBS (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2) Announcers: Bob Pompeani (play-by-play), Edmund Nelson (color analyst), Jeff Verszyla (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network WDVE-FM (102.5)/WBGG-AM (970) Announcers: Bill...
Super Bowl champion running back Jerome Bettis has joined ESPN as an NFL analyst. The Pittsburgh Steelers icon and Notre Dame hero to Domers everywhere will appear on NFL Live and SportsCenter. Jerome Bettis will contribute to other ESPN platforms too, beginning September 1.
The National Football League’s sixth all-time leading rusher, Bettis ran for 13,662 yards and 91 touchdowns...
Jonathan Dwyer (Pittsburgh) UP
Projection: 120 carries for 500 rushing yards 4 total touchdowns 15 catches for 110 receiving yards (85 pts standard, 100 pts PPR)
Isaac Redman (Pittsburgh) UP
Projection: 100 carries for 440 rushing yards 4 total touchdowns 20 catches for 160 receiving yards (84 pts standard, 104 pts PPR)
Le’Veon Bell (Pittsburgh) DOWN
Steelers rookie running back...