Steelers Set Roster to 53

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As one of the most emotional days of the NFL calender year arrives, the Pittsburgh Steelers have reduced their roster to the mandated 53 men for the 2014 season. The Steelers parted ways with 22 players on Saturday. The Steelers can sign 10 players to their practice squad by 12 PM Eastern Sunday.

Here are the players who were cut: Continue reading Steelers Set Roster to 53

News & Notes: Steelers “Friday Night Lights” Practice

SNS News&NotesSteeler Nation, The Steelers held their annual Friday Night Lights practice at Latrobe Memorial Stadium. This practice is always a highlight of camp and did not disappoint. Lets take a look at the news and notes from practice. Continue reading News & Notes: Steelers “Friday Night Lights” Practice

Steelers Outside Linebacker Camp Breakdown

camp2Steeler Nation , the Pittsburgh Steelers are just about set to report to camp! Let’s take a look at one of the key positions of the Steelers 3-4 defense, the outside linebackers. Here is our breakdown of the Steelers outside linebackers. Continue reading Steelers Outside Linebacker Camp Breakdown

The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly: Steelers Vs.Carolina

SNSGBUSteeler Nation, the Pittsburgh Steelers have now finished up the 2013 preseason losing the final game 25-10 to the Carolina Panthers. The Steelers starters played little to none with quarterbacks Ben Roethlisberger and Bruce Gradkowski seeing no playing time.

Lets take a look at the Good, the Bad and the Ugly of the game….

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Steelers Linebackers Need To Be Special Thursday Night

MMcFaddenSteeler Nation , many decisions have to be made after Thursday’s final pre-season game. One area that the Steelers will be paying special attention to is the linebacker core. Its no big secret that the Steelers went into the pre-season searching for depth at linebacker. Continue reading Steelers Linebackers Need To Be Special Thursday Night

The Long Road to 53: Adrian Robinson

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From Harrisburgh Pennsylvania, outside linebacker Adrian Robinson has never played football for a team outside of his home state. He chose to play for Temple University, where he would rack up a total of 23 sacks and 33 tackles for a loss, but that was not enough to get a call on draft day. He was signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers as an undrafted free agent.

Outside linebacker in the Steelers’ 3-4 defense is one of the most important positions on the field. Yes they are in charge of getting after the quarterback and getting sacks, but they are also required to drop back in coverage when asked upon. Maybe that’s where Adrian Robinson will struggle most. The 6’1″ 250 pound linebacker had a productive preseason in 2012, and he remained on the roster for the entire season. Continue reading The Long Road to 53: Adrian Robinson