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Position battles will provide plenty of intrigue at Steelers camp
July 24, 2012
Pittsburgh Steelers

Position battles will provide plenty of intrigue at Steelers camp

By Alan Robinson, Just because a player is currently in a favorable position doesn’t mean he’ll still be there be when Steelers training camp winds down and the students — not the millionaires — occupy the Saint Vincent College dorms. Jobs are won and lost, careers are jump-started or prematurely ended, hopes are raised...

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Steelers Camp Preview: Who to watch in the youth movement
July 24, 2012
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Steelers Camp Preview: Who to watch in the youth movement

For the first time in several seasons, the Steelers are no longer one of the NFL’s oldest teams. They are younger, quicker and more athletic than any time during the Mike Tomlin era. After severing ties with aging warhorses Hines Ward, Aaron Smith and James Farrior (as well as a few other players no longer in their plans),...

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Steelers sign Mike Tomlin to three-year extension
July 24, 2012
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Steelers sign Mike Tomlin to three-year extension

By Ed Bouchette / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette The Steelers today announced they have extended coach Mike Tomlin’s contract for three years, through the 2016 season. Tomlin, hired in 2007 after Bill Cowher resigned, was working on his second contract with the Steelers that went through an option year of 2013. “We are...

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David DeCastro Officially a Pittsburgh Steeler
July 24, 2012
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David DeCastro Officially a Pittsburgh Steeler

The Pittsburgh Steelers and first-round pick, David DeCastro, have come to terms on a four-year deal with a fifth-year option, reported Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. The deal comes within a day of the 23rd pick, Detroit’s Riley Reiff, signing a four-year $7.993 million deal. With Reiff’s deal in...

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Steelers re-sign tackle Max Starks
July 18, 2012
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Steelers re-sign tackle Max Starks

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers’ young offensive line now has a veteran to lead it. The Steelers re-signed tackle Max Starks to a one-year deal on Tuesday, hoping his surgically repaired knee is healed and his leadership can help one of the NFL’s youngest lines provide better protection for...

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