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Steelers Could Possibly Start Three Rookies on Defense
May 02, 2016
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Steelers Could Possibly Start Three Rookies on Defense

The Steelers have poured more resources than ever into defense the last two years, and it’s time for all those choices to get to work. Five of their seven picks came on that side of the ball, and Steelers coach Mike Tomlin acknowledged that starting jobs are there for cornerback Artie Burns, safety Sean Davis and nose tackle...

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Bruce Gradkowski Resigns with Steelers
May 01, 2016
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Bruce Gradkowski Resigns with Steelers

At a time when some quarterbacks are grandstanding because they haven’t been handed a starting job with an open-ended guarantee that they’ll keep it, another guy keeps plugging away, embracing on a year-to-year basis the chance to compete for a job. Pittsburgh Blitz has confirmed that veteran quarterback Bruce Gradkowski...

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Armchair GM – Steelers Draft Grade 'Incomplete'
May 01, 2016
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Armchair GM – Steelers Draft Grade 'Incomplete'

Lot’s of Project Players. Wow, my head is spinning from this one. This Draft should have been very solid with easy to understand picks. It was anything but. The night started off badly with the Cincinnati Bengals pulling a low class move and being spoilers, drafting the very unfortunate William Jackson III, cornerback,...

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Steelers Grab MLB Tyler Matakevich with Final Pick in the Draft
April 30, 2016
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Steelers Grab MLB Tyler Matakevich with Final Pick in the Draft

The Pittsburgh Steelers concluded their 2016 NFL draft with linebacker Tyler Matakevich, the 2015 Bronko Nagurski Award winner who helped usher Temple football back into prominence. Matekevich would likely compete at inside linebacker and special teams for the Steelers. My take: The rep on Matakevich is he’s not big,...

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Steelers Select OLB Travis Feeney in the 6th Round
April 30, 2016
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Steelers Select OLB Travis Feeney in the 6th Round

In Washington’s Travis Feeney, the Pittsburgh Steelers got a rotational pass-rusher who instantly injects athleticism into the outside linebacker group. Feeney’s an All-Pac-12 second-team performer who had 17.5 tackles for a loss and eight sacks last season. My take: This is ridiculous upside for the sixth round....

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