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Steelers 2013 Fifth Round Draft Pick – Illinois CB Terry Hawthorne

The Pittsburgh Steelers have selected Illinois cornerback Terry Hawthorne with their fifth round pick of the 2013 NFL draft. http://www.nfl.com/draft/2013/profiles/terry-hawthorne?id=2539238 OVERVIEW Illinois’ talented defense has received well-deserved praise over the past couple of seasons, with defensive end Whitney Mercilus landing in the first round of the 2012 draft (after...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers 2013 Fourth Round Draft Pick – Oklahoma QB Landry Jones

The Pittsburgh Steelers have selected Oklahoma quarterback Landry Jones with their second fourth round pick of the 2013 NFL draft. LANDRY JONES Quarterback University of Oklahoma Sooners #12 6:03.5-221 Artesia, New Mexico Artesia High School OVERVIEW When it comes to collecting “real estate,” the Sooners’ rifle-armed passer is “leaps and bounds”...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers 2013 Fourth Round Draft Pick – Syracuse S Shamarko Thomas

The Pittsburgh Steelers have selected Syracuse safety Shamarko Thomas with their fourth round pick of the 2013 NFL draft. The Steelers traded their No. 3 pick in '14 for the 111st pick in this draft. SHAMARKO LANELL THOMAS Strong Safety Syracuse University Orange #21 5:08.7-217 Virginia Beach, Virginia Ocean Lakes High School OVERVIEW With his squat...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Steelers Looking To Trade RB Jonathan Dwyer On Saturday

Daniel Jeremiah of the NFL Network is reporting Saturday morning on Twitter that the Pittsburgh Steelers are trying to trade running back Jonathan Dwyer. Dwyer, the Steelers sixth-round draft pick in 2010, is considered to be the more marketable running back on the roster currently, but is also only under contract for 2013 after signing a one-year restricted tender in the amount...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers OC Todd Haley Looking To Use Running Backs In The Passing Game More In 2013

The Pittsburgh Steelers drafted Michigan State running back Le'Veon Bell in the second round of the 2013 NFL draft on Friday and they also signed free agent running back LaRod Stephens-Howling to the roster earlier in the day. With both players being known for their pass catching abilities, Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley was asked on 970 ESPN Radio following the selection...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Would The Steelers Consider Drafting John Simon And Have Him Move Inside?

By now, you all are pretty well aware how enamored I am with Ohio State linebacker John Simon and Penn State linebacker Michael Mauti, and I am hoping that at least one of them is a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers by the time the day is done. As far as Mauti goes, I don't think that I need to explain his situation again. He might even go undrafted thanks to all of the knee...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Draft – Rounds Four Through Seven Discussion

The third and final day of the 2013 NFL draft is here, and being as you all have done so well with these open discussion post (you crashed the server twice on Friday), we will do it for the final four rounds of the draft, which should move pretty quickly. Which team has had the best draft so far? Which team has had the worst? Who is still on the board that you like the most for...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Many Steelers Fans Will Forever Measure Le’Veon Bell Against Eddie Lacy

On the second day of the 2013 NFL draft the Pittsburgh Steelers were in search of a running back and with their second round pick, the 48th overall, they chose to bypass Alabama running back Eddie Lacy, who many considered to be the best in this years' class, to select Michigan State running back Le'Veon Bell instead. Once the selection was made, a good portion of the Steelers...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Potential Targets For The Steelers On Day Three Of The 2013 NFL Draft

Day two of the 2013 NFL draft is now in the books and it is now time to look ahead to the final day and speculate who the Pittsburgh Steelers might be targeting in the final four rounds. With the outside linebacker, running back and wide receiver positions already addressed in the first three rounds, the Steelers could likely add a safety, inside linebacker, defensive end, guard...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Fill Two More Needs On Day Two Of The 2013 NFL Draft

Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert never likes to refer to drafted players as needs. Instead, he likes to call them wants. On Friday, it is quite obvious that needs is indeed the correct word to use as the Steelers drafted Michigan State running back Le'Veon Bell in round two of the 2013 NFL draft and Oregon State wide receiver Markus Wheaton in the third round...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers 2013 Third Round Draft Pick – Oregon State WR Markus Wheaton

The Pittsburgh Steelers have selected Oregon State wide receiver Markus Wheaton with their third round pick of the 2013 NFL draft. Todd Haley press conference audio: MARKUS WHEATON Wide Receiver Oregon State University Beavers #2 5:11.0-182 Chandler, Arizona Chandler High School Mountain Pointe High School OVERVIEW A challenge that was accepted by Wheaton and cornerback Jordan...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers 2013 Second Round Draft Pick – Michigan State RB Le’Veon Bell

The Pittsburgh Steelers have selected Michigan State running back Le'Veon Bell with their second round pick of the 2013 NFL draft. LE’VEON BELL Tailback Michigan State University Spartans #24 6:01.3-244 Columbus, Ohio Groveport Madison High School OVERVIEW One look at Bell’s frame, power and inside rushing ability, and you can see why Spartans fans and National Football...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Sign Free Agent RB LaRod Stephens-Howling

According to several media reports, the Pittsburgh Steelers have signed former Arizona Cardinals running back LaRod Stephens-Howling to a one-year deal on Friday. Stephens-Howling visited with the Steelers earlier this month, but was not signed. In his four seasons with the Cardinals, the Pittsburgh product rushed for 651 yards and five touchdowns on 182 carries. He also registered...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Were The Measurables Of Steelers LB Jarvis Jones The Real Reason Why He Dropped In The Draft?

Following the 2013 NFL combine, Mel Kiper Jr. of ESPN, and several others for that matter, had Georgia linebacker Jarvis Jones atop their prospect rankings. These rankings were also released after Jones had been poked and prodded by every team doctor who wanted to check out his the spinal stenosis in Indianapolis. In a matter of two months time, Jones found himself still on the board...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers First Round Draft Pick Jarvis Jones Will Apparently Wear Jersey No.91

Are you ready to buy a Jarvis Jones jersey? If so, it appears that the Pittsburgh Steelers first round draft pick out of Georgia will wear No.91, the same number that the great Aaron Smith wore for so many years, according to the team website. Many have speculated since his selection Thursday night, that because Jones wore No.29 in college, that he would likely ask for No.92, which...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Free Agent RB Ahmad Bradshaw Now Has Medical Clearance To Resume Football Activities

According to a Friday report on Pro Football Talk, a source has indicated that free agent running back Ahmad Bradshaw has received full medical clearance to resume all football activities after having surgery on his right foot back in January. Bradshaw visited with the Pittsburgh Steelers several weeks ago, and while there were reports that he would visit again just prior to the...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Draft – Round Two & Three Discussion

Ok, thanks to the great participation that we had in the day one post on the 2013 NFL draft, we will give you a clean thread to post in for day two. I have already posted my thoughts on the potential targets of the Pittsburgh Steelers in rounds two and three, so add a few of yours and tell us what a few other teams might do in addition. Use this post to discuss anything and everything...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

The Terrible Podcast – 2013 NFL Draft Round One Recap & Jarvis Jones Selection Talk Episode

Season 3, Episode 97 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and recap the first round of the 2013 NFL draft. We talk about a few picks that might have surprised us and what led to Georgia linebacker Jarvis Jones still being on the board when the time came for the Pittsburgh Steelers to select. We talk about Jones specifically and what we each expect for him as far...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Rookie LB Jarvis Jones Says He Needs To Work On Dropping Into Coverage The Most

As expected, people are already speculating how the Pittsburgh Steelers will use outside linebacker Jarvis Jones on defense during his rookie season. For those of you that think Jones will see the field much on defense baring an injury, shame on you, as it is well known that rookie linebackers in Pittsburgh not named Kendrell Bell generally only play on special teams. If they are...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers LB Jarvis Jones Trains With Tom Shaw & Calls Brentson Buckner A Mentor Of His

Earlier in the week, Pittsburgh Steelers newest linebacker Jarvis Jones was on SiriusXM NFL Radio talking about the upcoming draft and revealed that he has been working out with renown trainer Tom Shaw down in Florida at the Wide World of Sports complex. Shaw, as many of you should be well aware of by now, has trained Steelers cornerbacks Ike Taylor and William Gay for years now...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Potential Targets For The Steelers In Rounds Two & Three Of The 2013 NFL Draft

Now that the first round of the 2013 NFL draft is in the books, it is time look ahead to day two and who the Pittsburgh Steelers might consider drafting in rounds two and three on Friday. The selection of Georgia outside linebacker Jarvis Jones now means that we can safely scratch that position off of the needs list. The Steelers are expected to draft a wide receiver and a running...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

What The Steelers Drafting Of Jarvis Jones Means To LaMarr Woodley & Jason Worilds

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have selected Georgia outside linebacker Jarvis Jones with the 17th overall pick in the first round of the 2013 NFL draft, let's look ahead to what this means to starters LaMarr Woodley and Jason Worilds. As far as Woodley goes, it means absolutely nothing. His contract was restructured again this offseason, and baring a serious injury, or another...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Steelers 2013 First Round Draft Pick Jarvis Jones Second Chance Story

I watched this video some time ago, but perhaps a few of you haven't. Hopefully by now you have read the bio of Georgia outside linebacker Jarvis Jones, who was selected with the 17th pick of the first round of the 2013 NFL draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers. After reading that, you can hear him tell more of his backstory in the sit down interview that he had with Gene Wojciechowski...
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April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers 2013 First Round Draft Pick – Georgia OLB Jarvis Jones

The Pittsburgh Steelers have selected Georgia outside linebacker Jarvis Jones with the 17th pick of the 2013 NFL draft. Jones has been linked to the Steelers quick a bit this offseason as the team looked to add another outside linebacker after letting veteran outside linebacker James Harrison go in March. More coming soon opn the selection as well as the press conference. ...
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April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Hritz: Steelers Mock Draft 2013 – Final Version

By Jeremy Hritz The 2013 NFL Draft is finally here, and so is my final mock draft. This is the fourth iteration of my mock draft, and I still have the Steelers making a trade with their first round pick, this time with Atlanta. In my previous mock, as many of you pointed out, I severely undervalued the 17th overall pick in the trade I forecasted with Buffalo; however, this mock...
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April 25, 2013  |  Discuss
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