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Armchair GM – Steelers Go Local for  Priority Free Agents
May 01, 2017
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Armchair GM – Steelers Go Local for Priority Free Agents

The Steelers filled out the remainder of their roster with local phone calls, signing four of their undrafted free agents from Pitt and West Virginia. The lack of enthusiasm shown in the later rounds of the Draft continues into a very lackluster free agent group. Very little imagination or effort seems to have gone into these...

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Armchair GM – 2017 Steelers Draft – Review
April 30, 2017
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Armchair GM – 2017 Steelers Draft – Review

We have VIDEO and analysis of a Steelers’ Draft that started out strong and lost steam as it went along. Each player is graded and an overall grade is at the end of the article. T.J. Watt started the Draft off right and the Steelers did a good job for the first three rounds before things started to slip. Watt will be a...

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Roger that, the Fans Hate the Commish
April 29, 2017
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Roger that, the Fans Hate the Commish

Hey NFL, That’s Not Philadelphia Booing. That’s the Entire Fan Base of the NFL. The boos raining down on Roger Goodell are not from the local Philly ‘Boo Birds’. It is a collective BOO from ALL the fans gathered from all over the country to view the 2017 Draft. When do you remember any commissioner of...

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Armchair GM – Priority Free Agents – 2017 Draft
April 25, 2017
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Armchair GM – Priority Free Agents – 2017 Draft

If you’re like me you love pulling for the underdog. Every Draft there are the guys who get taken and then there’s the priority Free Agents. The Steelers always seem to land some each year who make the Practice Squad, sometimes even making the roster. James Harrison is the most famous and impactful and there is also...

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Armchair GM – 2017 Steelers Seven Round Mock Draft – Final Addition
April 24, 2017
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Armchair GM – 2017 Steelers Seven Round Mock Draft – Final Addition

The Draft will be here in no time. This year I’m going against the conventional wisdom that has the Steelers going heavy on Defense again this year. I think Ben’s foot dragging about whether he would play this year was a not so subtle hint of which way he thinks the Draft should go. He needs more weapons. The team...

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