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Steelers NT Alameda Ta’amu Will Now Have His Case Reviewed By League

A Pittsburgh judge may have let Pittsburgh Steelers nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu off with a slap on the wrist on Thursday, but now he must wait and see whether or not the league office will do the same, according to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk. Ta'amu received 18 months probation On Thursday after pleading guilty to reckless endangerment, resisting arrest, and drunk...
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April 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers 2013 Draft – Rutgers LB Khaseem Greene Scouting Report Profile

The Pittsburgh Steelers had Rutgers linebacker Khaseem Greene in for a pre draft visit on Tuesday, and once again, our scouting buddy Dave-Te' Thomas was kind enough to give us his detailed scouting report profile on him, which you can read below. Make sure to listen to the latest episode of the podcast as we had Thomas on for nearly a full hour talking about the Steelers draft...
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April 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers 2013 Draft – Texas A&M RB Christine Michael Scouting Report Profile

The Pittsburgh Steelers had Texas A&M running back Christine Michael in for a pre draft visit on Monday, and once again, our scouting buddy Dave-Te' Thomas was kind enough to give us his detailed scouting report profile on him, which you can read below. Make sure to listen to the latest episode of the podcast as we had Thomas on for nearly a full hour talking about the Steelers...
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April 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers 2013 Pre Season Schedule Features Games Against Giants, Redskins, Chiefs & Panthers

The 2013 preseason schedule for the Pittsburgh Steelers was released on Thursday and it shows that they will open up the exhibition schedule at home against the New York Giants. The other home game will be in the third week of the preseason against Kansas City Chiefs. The away preseason games will be against the Washington Redskins and the Carolina Panthers in weeks two and...
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April 04, 2013  |  Discuss

The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Draft & Draft Prospects With Scout Dave-Te Thomas Episode

Season 3, Episode 90 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I have our yearly Pittsburgh Steelers draft talk with long-time NFL scout Dave-Te Thomas. This is by far one of our favorite shows of the year to do, and as usual, Dave-Te does not disappoint. If you have listened to our previous interviews with Dave-Te, you know what to expect. Things move pretty fast...
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April 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Bring In UCLA RB Johnathan Franklin & TCU WR Josh Boyce For Pre Draft Visits On Thursday

As expected, the Pittsburgh Steelers are hosting UCLA running back Johnathan Franklin and TCU wide receiver Josh Boyce for pre draft visits on Thursday, according to Bob Labriola on Twitter Franklin played in 14 games last season, as the senior set a school season-record with 1,734 yards rushing, placing second on the Bruins’ annual chart with 282 carries (6.15 ypc) while running...
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April 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers NT Alameda Ta’amu Receives 18 Months Probation For 2012 DUI Incident

The Associated Press is reporting Thursday that Pittsburgh Steelers nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu has been sentenced to 18 months of probation after pleading guilty to reckless endangerment, resisting arrest and drunken driving stemming from a series of crashes and a police chase last October. Ta'amu, 22, was also ordered to pay damages and spend four days in a DUI program...
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April 04, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Steelers Preseason Schedule To Be Released Thursday Afternoon

The NFL will release its 2013 preseason schedule Thursday afternoon, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Last preseason, the Steelers played exhibition games against the Philadelphia Eagles, Indianapolis Colts, Buffalo Bills and the Carolina Panthers. The Steelers have had the Panthers as their preseason finale opponent every year dating back to 2003, so there is a better than...
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April 04, 2013  |  Discuss

DUI Trial For Steelers NT Alameda Ta’amu Begins Thursday

According to the Associated Press, Pittsburgh Steelers nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu is set today for a trial before a judge on charges stemming from an alleged drunken-driving rampage last October. The Steelers released Ta'amu, their fourth-round draft pick last April out of Washington, a few weeks after he was arrested for hitting several parked cars, then running away...
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April 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers 2013 Draft – Ohio State OLB John Simon Scouting Report Profile

The Pittsburgh Steelers had Ohio State defensive end / outside linebacker John Simon in for a pre draft visit on Monday, and once again, our scouting buddy Dave-Te' Thomas was kind enough to give us his detailed scouting report profile on him, which you can read below. JOHN SIMON Defensive End/Outside Linebacker The Ohio State University Buckeyes #54 6:01.4-256 Youngstown...
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April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Steelers To Bring Nevada S Duke Williams In For Pre Draft Visit

Earlier in the evening it was reported that UCLA running back Johnathan Franklin will be making a pre draft visit on Thursday, and now Fox Sports reports that Nevada safety Duke Williams has a visit to Pittsburgh scheduled as well. Williams, a well put together safety,  measured in at the NFL combine last month at 5110 and 203 pounds. He ran a blazing 4.52 forty yard dash and...
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April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Steelers To Bring In UCLA RB Johnathan Franklin For Pre Draft Visit On Thursday

The Pittsburgh Steelers will almost certainly be looking to draft a running back later this month in NFL draft and Tony Pauline reports Wednesday on Twitter that UCLA running back Johnathan Franklin will be making a pre draft visit to Pittsburgh on Thursday. In his four years at UCLA, Franklin rushed for 4,403 yards on 788 carries and had 31 touchdowns. He also recorded 58 catches...
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April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers 2013 Draft – Southern Mississippi OLB Jamie Collins Scouting Report Profile

The Pittsburgh Steelers had Southern Mississippi outside linebacker Jamie Collins in for a pre draft visit on Tuesday and our scouting buddy Dave-Te' Thomas was nice enough once again to pass along his scouting report profile on him, which you can read below. JAMIE COLLINS Outside Linebacker/Rush Defensive End #8 University of Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles ...
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April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Bring In Free Agent OL Antoine Caldwell & LB Tavares Gooden For Free Agent Visits

In addition to meeting with former Arizona Cardinals running back Larod-Stephens Howling on Wednesday, the Pittsburgh Steelers will also meet with Houston Texans free agent offensive lineman Antoine Caldwell and former San Francisco 49ers linebacker Tavares Gooden. Gooden was originally drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the third-round of the 2008 draft. In his last two seasons...
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April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Bring In Free Agent RB Larod-Stephens Howling For A Visit On Wednesday

The Pittsburgh Steelers are meeting Wednesday with another former Arizona Cardinals free agent running back as Larod-Stephens Howling is in town for a free agent visit. Howling was the Cardinals seventh round pick out of Pitt back in 2009 and has played four seasons in Arizona Howling had110 carries last season for 356 yards and 4 touchdowns in limited action. He has, however...
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April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Bring In Penn State LB Michael Mauti & Clemson DE/LB Malliciah Goodman For Pre Draft Visits

The Pittsburgh Steelers have a few more pre draft visitors in on Wednesday as Penn State linebacker Michael Mauti and Clemson linebacker Malliciah Goodman are both in town today. Mauti, who we gave the heads up on Tuesday, is still rehabbing his torn MCL that he suffered in November of last year, but according to him, the rehab is ahead of schedule. Mauti registered 183 total...
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April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Re-sign LB Stevenson Sylvester To A One-Year Contract

The Pittsburgh Steelers re-signed linebacker Stevenson Sylvester to a one-year deal on Wednesday, according to Bob Labriola on Twitter. The Steelers had decided not to restricted tender Sylvester, their fifth round draft pick in 2010, prior to the start of free agency, so thus he became a free agent at the start of the new league year. In his first three seasons in the league,...
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April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Steelers To Bring In TCU WR Josh Boyce For A Pre Draft Visit

Charean Williams of the Fort Worth Star Telegram reported Tuesday that TCU wide receiver Josh Boyce is scheduled to have a pre draft visit with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Boyce, who measure in at the NFL combine at 5111 and 206 pounds, ran a 4.38 forty yard dash, which was the best time of the wide receivers in attendance. He did 22 reps on the bench and posted a 4.10 short shuttle...
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April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Penn State LB Michael Mauti To Visit Steelers This Week

Former Penn State linebacker Michael Mauti was a guest Saturday on 93.7 The Fan and during his interview, he said that he would be having a pre draft visit with the Pittsburgh Steelers sometime this week. Mauti, who tore the ACL in his left knee last season, said his rehab is currently ahead of schedule, and also made it known once again that Dr. James Bradley, the Steelers team...
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April 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers 2013 Draft – Georgia OLB Jarvis Jones Scouting Report Profile

The Pittsburgh Steelers had Georgia outside linebacker Jarvis Jones in for a pre draft visit on Tuesday and our scouting buddy Dave-Te' Thomas was nice enough to pass along his scouting report profile on him, which you can read below. JARVIS JONES Outside Linebacker University of Georgia Bulldogs #29 6:02.3-245 Columbus, Georgia University of Southern California George...
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April 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Steelers Meeting With Texans Free Agent OL Antoine Caldwell

John McClain of the Houston Chronicle reports on Tuesday via Twitter that Houston Texans free agent offensive lineman Antoine Caldwell will be meeting with the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Steelers need depth on their offensive line behind their five starters as tackle Max Starks and guard Doug Legursky are both unrestricted free agents and might not be re-signed. Currently, the starting...
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April 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Bring In LB Jamie Collins, LB Khaseem Greene, S Jonathan Meeks & S Phillip Thomas For Pre Draft Visits

In addition to Georgia outside linebacker Jarvis Jones making a pre draft visit on Tuesday, Bob Labriola reports that the Pittsburgh Steelers are also hosting Southern Mississippi outside linebacker Jamie Collins, Rutgers outside linebacker Khaseem Greene, Clemson safety Jonathan Meeks and Fresno State safety Phillip Thomas for pre draft visits. Jamie Collins 4.64 in the 40-yard...
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April 02, 2013  |  Discuss

The Terrible Podcast – Talking Bradshaw Visit, Will Allen Comment, Pre Draft Visits, Quarterbacks & More Episode

Season 3, Episode 89 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I talk about the visit made by running back Ahmad Bradshaw with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday and what it might mean moving forward. We also talk about the comments made Saturday by former safety Will Allen about the offense last season on SiriusXM NFL Radio. The pre draft visits are underway so...
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April 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Bring Georgia LB Jarvis Jones In For Pre Draft Visit

Another draft hopeful is visiting with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Tuesday as Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that Georgia linebacker Jarvis Jones is at the Southside. Jones, has long been linked to the Steelers as a potential first round target. He had 28 sacks and 155 total tackles in his last 26 games played in at Georgia. Jones suffered a neck injury while...
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April 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Looking Back At Some Recent Steelers Pre Draft Visits

The Pittsburgh Steelers have started bringing in draft prospects for pre draft visits as Ohio State linebacker John Simon, Florida State linebacker Vince Williams, and Texas A&M running back Christine Michael all were in Pittsburgh on Monday. Teams are allowed to have up to 30 non-local players visit and as many local players who went to school or live in their metropolitan...
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April 02, 2013  |  Discuss
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