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23 hrs ago | Behind The Steel Curtain

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

Signings were made and picks were used to drop the average age of the Steelers' safeties.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Jordan Dangerfield, Mike Mitchell, Troy Polamalu, NFL Players, Robert Golden

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Dawgs By Nature

2014 DBN Mock Draft: Pittsburgh Steelers Select CB Darqueze Dennard at No. 15

In Dick LeBeau's zone blitz scheme, defensive backs must be both physical and versatile.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, NFL Players, William Gay, Cleveland Browns, Joe Haden

Thu Apr 17, 2014

BleacherReport

5 Positions of Need the Steelers Can Hold out on in the 2014 NFL Draft

In a perfect world, every round of the NFL draft would yield first-round talent.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Antonio Brown, Steve McLendon, NFL Players, NCAA Sports, Rutgers, State Univ of New Jersey NCAA, Rutgers Scarlet Knights NCAA Football, NCAA Football

Behind The Steel Curtain

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

Perhaps the position that's most up in the air, the Steelers are undergoing something of a cornerback facelift over the next two years.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Devin Smith, Antwon Blake, Cortez Allen, NFL Players, William Gay

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Pride of Detroit

2014 NFL mock draft: Steelers select Justin Gilbert

With the 15th pick in Pride Of Detroit's 2014 NFL mock draft , the Pittsburgh Steelers select Oklahoma State cornerback Justin Gilbert.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

BleacherReport

Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for Pittsburgh Steelers' Top 3 Picks

After two consecutive missed playoff appearances, the 2014 offseason is a critical one for the Pittsburgh Steelers .

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Cameron Heyward, NFL Players, Jason Worilds, Mike Adams, Brett Keisel

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Rant Sports

Pittsburgh Steelers 2014 NFL Draft Profile: Darqueze Dennard

The 2014 NFL draft is fast approaching, and with just under a month until judgment day teams and players are growing anxious.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, NFL Players, NCAA Sports, Michigan State University NCAA, Darqueze Dennard, Michigan State Spartans NCAA Football, NCAA Football

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Herald Star Online

Baron Club

Ike Taylor of the Pittsburgh Steelers congratulated Mike Orlando on becoming a 2014 Baron Club Honoree at the 47th Annual Baron Club Awards Dinner on Saturday at Franciscan University of Steubenville.

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

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Behind The Steel Curtain

2014 NFL Draft Prospects: Rice's Phillip Gaines is the best corner you haven't heard of yet

In past drafts, the Steelers under general manager Kevin Colbert have been known to take lengthy mid-round developmental cornerbacks in the draft.

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Related Topix: Phillip Gaines, Sports, NCAA Sports, Rice University NCAA, Rice Owls NCAA Football, NCAA Football, NFL Football, NFL Players, Pittsburgh Steelers

Behind The Steel Curtain

A coach's decision on the depth chart altered Ike Taylor's career path

It's an amusing tale, how Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor was moved to defense. Taylor will speak at a dinner in Steubenville Saturday, and spend some time with the Star-Herald highlighting his long career in Pittsburgh.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Rant Sports

2014 NFL Draft: 5 Pittsburgh Steelers Rumors You Need To Know

The Pittsburgh Steelers are looking to return to their winning ways in 2014 after back-to-back .500 seasons.

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Behind The Steel Curtain

Which Direction Will Steelers Go at #15 Pick?

There has been a lot of speculation on which direction the Pittsburgh Steelers will go in this year's 2014 NFL Draft .

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

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Behind The Steel Curtain

Ben Roethlisberger working out with Blake Bortles

Not sure if this is out there, but Blake Bortles and Ben Roethlisberger have worked together some during the pre-draft process.

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Isportsweb.com

Pittsburgh Steelers: Why the team should trade up in the draft

The Pittsburgh Steelers currently have the 15th overall pick in this year's draft.

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

NicePickCowher

Three Free Agency Moves That Will Impact The Pittsburgh Steelers 2014 Draft

Dec 15, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green runs with the ball as Pittsburgh Steelers strong safety Troy Polamalu and cornerback Ike Taylor attempt to tackle during the third quarter at Heinz Field.

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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, Heath Miller, Justin Brown, Cortez Allen, NFL Players, William Gay

Behind The Steel Curtain

Steelers future contracts: Looking at what deals are coming due in the next few years

The Pittsburgh Steelers rarely dip into the NFL's free-agent waters, but this year they've made a huge splash.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Cameron Heyward, Jason Worilds, Cody Wallace, Mike Mitchell, NFL Players

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Rant Sports

2014 NFL Draft: 5 Day 2 Prospects The Pittsburgh Steelers Must Target

The Pittsburgh Steelers used their Day 2 selections last year to add RB Le'Veon Bell and WR Markus Wheaton to the roster.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Kelvin Beachum, Mike Adams, LaMarr Woodley, Le'Veon Bell, NFL Players

Tue Apr 01, 2014

The Washington Post

Steelers sign former Texans CB McCain

Terms were not disclosed. McCain spent five seasons with the Texans after being selected in the sixth round of the 2009 draft.

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

ESPN

Time for Steelers to make CB draft priority

The Steelers have not taken a cornerback in the first round of the NFL draft since 1997, often finding players in the middle to late rounds that they developed into serviceable to quality starters.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Cameron Heyward, Ryan Clark, Shamarko Thomas, Mike Mitchell, NFL Players

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