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Yesterday | Rant Sports

2014 NFL Draft: Pittsburgh Steelers' 1st Round Scenario 4.0

The 2014 NFL Draft is inching closer, and with each day comes new information and evaluation that helps teams make their decisions throughout the three-day process.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Matt Spaeth, NFL Players, Ben Roethlisberger, NCAA Sports, Michigan State University NCAA, Michigan State Spartans NCAA Football, NCAA Football

Yesterday | Behind The Steel Curtain

2014 NFL Mock Draft: Dallas Cowboys Select...

The first half of the community mock draft is in the books, with BTSC reader steeler fever representing the Cowboys.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Dallas Cowboys, Jason Witten, NFL Players, Tyron Smith, Pittsburgh Steelers

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Behind The Steel Curtain

Future of the Steelers: Breaking down tight ends contracts over the next few seasons

The Steelers' plans at tight end last season were decimated by injury. Selecting a tight end with a high pick in May's draft isn't likely but it wouldn't be a surprise to see them nab one late.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Matt Spaeth, David Paulson, Bryce Davis, Michael Palmer, NFL Players

Tue Apr 08, 2014

ESPN

Ebron would fill several needs for Steelers

I wrote an earlier post that included ESPN NFL analyst Matt Williamson's take on what defines a No.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, NFL Players, Ben Roethlisberger

CBS Local

Mike Tomlin Looking For 'Significant Step' From Wheaton In 2014

The Steelers have seen plenty of turnover on their roster this offseason, but some of the biggest changes will he happening at the wide receiver position.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Antonio Brown, Jerricho Cotchery, NFL Players, Emmanuel Sanders, Ben Roethlisberger

Behind The Steel Curtain

Seven reasons from seven rounds to .500: First round

The Steelers have fallen to 16-16 the last two seasons. A big part of that has been the lack of adequate roster refreshment since 2008.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Cameron Heyward, David DeCastro, Casey Hampton, NFL Players, Ben Roethlisberger

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Ray Fittipaldo's Steelers chat transcript: 4.7.14

Tom Newberry: The free Agent signings wreak of desperation. What happened to the Steeler way of building through the draft and keeping your young players, not taking the Raiders leftovers? Ray Fittipaldo: There has been an overreaction to the signings of Darrius Heyward-Bey and Brice McCain last week.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Derek Moye, NFL Players, Landry Jones, Oakland Raiders

Behind The Steel Curtain

Worried About Replacing Cotchery's 10 TDs? Don't Be

Cotchery was one of the internal FAs many, including myself, hoped the Steelers would re-sign.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, NFL Players, Markus Wheaton, Emmanuel Sanders

Sun Apr 06, 2014

York Dispatch

Steelers covet receiver in NFL draft; free-agent signings to help

The Steelers knew they would lose Emmanuel Sanders in free agency because they almost lost him last year when he signed an offer sheet with the New England Patriots.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Antonio Brown, Markus Wheaton, Jerricho Cotchery, NFL Players, Emmanuel Sanders

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Behind The Steel Curtain

Comparing 1st Round Playmakers at the "Other" Positions

Here is a chess problem for your friend the Steelers draftnik. Use the team needs at ILB, TE, and OL as a tiebreaker for some likely 1st Round prospects: what is the winning position? "Need" exists at any spot where the Steelers will certainly need a player who can start in his sophomore year.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Justin Brown, Cortez Allen, Ike Taylor, NFL Players, William Gay

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Rant Sports

2014 NFL Draft: 5 Day 3 Prospects Who Pittsburgh Steelers Must Target

Day 3 of the NFL Draft is always filled with names many people don't recognize. However, these players can be just as important as those taken in the first two days.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Mike Mitchell, Brett Keisel, Troy Polamalu, NFL Players

Behind The Steel Curtain

Twitter reactions to Steelers signing Darrius Heyward-Bey

The newest Steelers wide receiver didn't generate a whole lot of buzz via Twitter, but that's to be expected, considering he's now in a fight for a roster spot - not a position or playing time, mind you, a roster spot.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, NFL Players

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 4.1.14

Ed Bouchette: I believe it is a good signing for the Steelers. He should give them a better backup than they've had the past 2 seasons.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Aaron Smith, Antonio Brown, Markus Wheaton, Brett Keisel, NFL Players

Isportsweb.com

Back to old-school Pittsburgh Steelers' football

This signing has brought the spotlight back to the Steelers' backfield, a lights that's been dim for many seasons now.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Antonio Brown, Le'Veon Bell, NFL Players, Maurkice Pouncey, Emmanuel Sanders

Behind The Steel Curtain

NFL Draft Prospects: Texas Tech TE Jace Amaro is the league's next Joker

The Red Raiders went as far as referring to Amaro as a tight end even though that title is very misleading.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, NFL Players, Hines Ward

Mon Mar 31, 2014

NicePickCowher

CBS Sports Latest Mock Has Pittsburgh Steelers Taking TE Eric Ebron

Dec 28, 2013; Charlotte, NC, USA; North Carolina Tar Heels tight end Eric Ebron gets tackled by Cincinnati Bearcats safety Arryn Chenault during the third quarter in the Belk Bowl at Bank of America Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, NFL Players, Ben Roethlisberger, AFC, Casey Hampton, AFC North

Sat Mar 29, 2014

Rivals.com

RCS Atlanta: Overheard at camp

The Rivals Camp Series Atlanta brought together some of the top high school players in the Southeast to compete at the Marist School.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Players, Drew Brees

Behind The Steel Curtain

Ex-Dolphins safety Chris Clemons signs with Texans

He was initially linked as an option for the Steelers, but that became moot when Pittsburgh signed FS Mike Mitchell to a five-year deal.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Mike Mitchell, NFL Players, Miami Dolphins, Jason Worilds, Troy Polamalu

Tue Mar 25, 2014

NicePickCowher

Pittsburgh Steelers Need Not Worry About 'Dunking'

September 23, 2012; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham dunks over the goal post after scoring a touchdown against the Kansas City Chiefs during the third quarter of a game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Antonio Brown, NFL Players, AFC, AFC North, New Orleans Saints

Behind The Steel Curtain

Lance Moore signs 2-year, $3 million contract with Steelers Tuesday

The Steelers signed wide receiver Lance Moore to a $3 million contract over two years, including a $645,000 signing bonus.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Antonio Brown, Markus Wheaton, Jerricho Cotchery, NFL Players, Emmanuel Sanders

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