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18 hrs ago | Martinsburg Journal

McDonald, Jones make NFL practice squads

Two local football players got some bad news on Saturday. Dewey McDonald, a Jefferson graduate, and Howard Jones, a former Shepherd player, were both cut from the 53-man rosters for their respective NFL teams.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Indianapolis Colts, Dewey McDonald, NFL Players, Howard Jones, LaRon Landry

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Steelers 53-man roster taking shape

The Steelers have less than two days to reduce their roster by 22 players and get to the 53-man limit for the start of the regular season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Martavis Bryant, LeGarrette Blount, Darrius Heyward-Bey, NFL Players, Bruce Gradkowski

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Behind The Steel Curtain

Which recently cut players the Steelers could target

Sifting through the 75-man roster cuts, the Steelers could find a few players useful to their depth needs as they finish up preseason and approach opening weekend.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Brice McCain, Cortez Allen, Guy Whimper, NFL Players, William Gay

Behind The Steel Curtain

Panthers vs. Steelers: Sean Spence won't play Thursday but feels...

Spence tore his left knee up badly in the Steelers' last preseason game against Carolina in 2012.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Sean Spence, NFL Players, Jarvis Jones, Jason Worilds, Ryan Shazier

Fri Aug 22, 2014

WPXI

Man acquitted in Steelers' Adams stabbing among group arrested in morning standoff

A man acquitted in the stabbing of Pittsburgh Steelers player Mike Adams was among a group of people arrested Friday during a standoff in the city's Fineview neighborhood.

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

The Columbus Dispatch

High-school football: Westerville South's Dowdy has fast become big-time prospect

At 6-6 and 300 pounds, Westerville South tackle Rob Dowdy has come a long way from when he was a 6-4, 200-pound sophomore.

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Related Topix: Ohio High School Football, Sports, Mike Adams, NFL Players

Thu Aug 21, 2014

NicePickCowher

Should Steelers Tomlin Sit Bell and Blount After Arrest?

I was so ready to just keep on being smug to everyone else in the league who's teams were having legal troubles.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, LeGarrette Blount, Le'Veon Bell, NFL Players, Josh Brent

NicePickCowher

Steelers Morning Huddle 8/21/14

Jul 26, 2014; Latrobe, PA, USA; A Pittsburgh Steelers helmet sits on the field during drills in training camp at Saint Vincent College.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Brian Arnfelt, Jordan Dangerfield, NFL Players, Derek Moye, Landry Jones

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Behind The Steel Curtain

LeBackfield Caught With Possession of Marijuana

I saw on twitter just minutes ago that LeGarette Blount and Le'Veon Bell were caught with possession and Bell was also charged with a DWI.

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

Bleeding Green Nation

Eagles vs. Steelers Preseason 2014: Philadelphia and Pittsburgh...

Pittsburgh Steelers writer Neal Coolong of Behind the Steel Curtain took the time to answer questions about the upcoming Eagles-Patriots preseason game on Friday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, AFC, AFC North, Jason Worilds, NFL Players, Cody Wallace, Ben Roethlisberger

Tue Aug 19, 2014

NFL

Marcus Gilbert, Steelers strike $30M extension

When Pittsburgh Steelers president Art Rooney II announced that Ben Roethlisberger 's deal would not be extended until 2015, he cited more pressing issues with nucleus players entering contract years.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Marcus Gilbert, NFL Players, Maurkice Pouncey, Ben Roethlisberger

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Behind The Steel Curtain

Roster Projections

With two preseason games in the can it would appear that the Steelers have reason to be hopeful.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Will Johnson, NFL Players, David Paulson, Will Allen (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), Michael Palmer

Sat Aug 16, 2014

BleacherReport

Pittsburgh Steelers Training Camp: Week 2 Stock Report

For some, initial impressions have been stellar. Dri Archer's first NFL touch served as a microcosm of what he brings to the table.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Martavis Bryant, Sean Spence, NFL Players, Dri Archer, Ryan Shazier

Fri Aug 15, 2014

NicePickCowher

Who is Howard Jones?

A few weeks ago, Nice Pick Cowher's Craig Gottschalk asked, "Who is Howard Jones?" Craig did so in an article about Mike Adams, who was embarrassed during practice by an undrafted rookie linebacker.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Howard Jones, NFL Players, NCAA Sports, Ohio State Buckeyes NCAA Football, Mike Adams, NCAA Football, Ohio State University NCAA, Ryan Shazier

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Behind The Steel Curtain

Steelers will be relying on many lower-round picks and UDFAs in 2014

An NFL team's front office and coaching staff often get taken to task when high draft picks don't pan out.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Ike Taylor, NFL Players, Kelvin Beachum, Steve McLendon, Ramon Foster, Opinion

CBS Local

Joey Porter Bringing Intensity To New Coaching Position

As a linebacker with the Steelers and later with the Dolphins and Cardinals, Joey Porter played with a passion that few could match.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Joey Porter, NFL Players, Martavis Bryant, Mike Mitchell, Ben Roethlisberger

Behind The Steel Curtain

Steelers roster battles: Mike Munchak sees competition between Mike Adams and Guy Whimper

The Steelers are deeper than they have been in years past, making it tough for the team to keep nine offensive linemen.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Guy Whimper, NFL Players, Marcus Gilbert, Wesley Johnson, Maurkice Pouncey

Tue Aug 12, 2014

O-R Online

Steelersa Gilbert crushing the competition

Steelers offensive tackle Marcus Gilbert, shown arriving for training camp last month, has been a standout through the early portions of the preseason.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Kelvin Beachum, NFL Players, Jason Worilds, Ryan Shazier, Maurkice Pouncey

NicePickCowher

Pittsburgh Steelers OT Gilbert Extension Smart, Not Popular

Nov 24, 2013; Cleveland, OH, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger passes behind the blocking of tackle Marcus Gilbert against the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium.

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

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Rant Sports

Predicting the Pittsburgh Steelers' Final 2014 Depth Chart

After a 20-16 loss to the New York Giants in their first preseason game, the Pittsburgh Steelers are starting to take the final steps in finalizing their 53-man roster for the 2014 season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Pittsburgh Steelers, Heath Miller, Matt Spaeth, Michael Palmer, Bryant Browning, NFL Players

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