Found April 19, 2013 on Steelers Depot:
Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers are past the period of having to worry about their restricted free agents, they are left with just $607,427.00 in salary cap space to work with as we inch closer to the 2013 NFL draft. That doesn't leave much room to sign additional players, even when you factor in displacement. Over a week ago, there were reports suggesting former New York Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw would be returning to Pittsburgh prior to the draft to have his surgically repaired foot looked at again, and while that still indeed might take place, it is unlikely that he will be signed, Read more [...]

Will The Steelers Double-Dip The Wide Receiver Position In The Draft?

Had wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders not had his one-year, $2.5 million offer sheet given to him by the New England Patriots matched this past Sunday, the general consensus was that the Pittsburgh Steelers would have double-dipped at the wide receiver position in the upcoming draft. Now that the Sanders will at least be back for one more season, many still believe that two wide receivers...

James Harrison agrees to deal with Bengals

Former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison has agreed to a deal with the Cincinnati Bengals, the team reported on Friday. Bengals and former Steelers LB James Harrison agreed to two-year deal.

Ben Roethlisberger: “I like being the hunter”

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger appeared on 93.7 the Fan in Pittsburgh with Vinnie and Cook and was asked what he thought about some people believing the Steelers are going to have a rough time over the next few years.“Good. Go ahead. I guess it depends on who you ask and that is fine,” said Roethlisberger, per “I’m with people saying that...

Steelers NT Steve McLendon Official Contract Numbers

An agent friend has passed along the contract numbers of the three-year, $7.25 million contract signed Thursday by Pittsburgh Steelers nose tackle Steve McLendon and they are a little different from my original guess. McLendon's base salaries for all three years are as follows: 2013 $900,000, 2014 $2,425,000 2015 $2,250,000. The salary cap charges for McLendon in all three...

Hritz: Steelers Mock Draft 2013 Version 3.0

By Jeremy Hritz When I initially completed my third mock draft, I had fully accepted that the Pittsburgh Steelers would not match the offer sheet from New England for Emmanuel Sanders and that they would have acquired an additional third round pick. I couldn’t have been more wrong. Retaining Sanders changed the entire complexion of my mock draft, and I had to retool the direction...

Steelers keep restricted free agent nose tackle Steve McLendon

The Pittsburgh Steelers must be sick and tired of the restricted free agent market, but they have fought to keep their players. The team again took nose tackle Steve McLendon off the market before the Green Bay Packers could back them in a corner like the New England Patriots did. According to, being proactive GM Kevin Colbert signed their other restricted free agent...

Pittsburgh Steelers 2013 Schedule: Predicting the Wins and Losses

The Pittsburgh Steelers confuse me. I watch some games and I think "this is the next Super Bowl contender", and then I watch some and say "how are they going to hit .500 this year".It also seems to me that the Steelers have a fairly weak schedule this season, so they could easily be playoff bound.With that in mind, I am going to predict their wins and losses this...

Agent says Bengals have deal with James Harrison

The Bengals have reached agreement on a two-year deal with former Steelers linebacker James Harrison, his agent said on Friday night. The Bengals didn't confirm the deal because it hadn't been signed. Agent Bill Parise said Harrison has taken a physical and all of the contract details have been worked out. Harrison tweeted: ''Whodey!!!!!!!!!!! Hello Cincinnati!...

McLendon Signing Has Major Draft Implications for Steelers

There were many people in the Steelers’ Nation that were close to a coronary earlier this week when it looked all too possible that nose tackle Steve McLendon could sign with the Green Bay Packers. I know I had a serious moment that probably reminded my wife of this classic scene to be sure but my cooler head has prevailed. The Steelers announced that McLendon had signed a three...

2013 NFL Schedule Release – Steelers Open Up Season At Home Against Titans

The 2013 NFL schedule has just been released and we now know that the Pittsburgh Steelers will open the season at home against the Tennessee Titans. In Week 2 of the season, the Steelers will travel to Cincinnati to take on the Cincinnati Bengals on Monday Night Football. The Steelers have a total of four prime time games as they will also play the Baltimore Ravens on Thanksgiving...

James Harrison signs with Cincinnati Bengals

Too bad I already wrote up my list of the best revenge games on the 2013 NFL schedule, because James Harrison returning to Pittsburgh will definitely be intense. Harrison signed a two-year deal with the Cincinnati Bengals on Friday, ending a week-long process of negotiations. The 2008 NFL Defensive Player of the Year is psyched about going to his new team: Whodey!!!!!!!!!!! Hello...
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