Time to Make the Doughnuts: Steelers Down to 53

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Well now the writing is officially on the wall and the Steelers have made the moves to finalize their 53-man roster. On Saturday, the Pittsburgh Steelers cut down from a 75-player roster that was required to be done by 6 PM ET. Head coach Mike Tomlin and general manager Kevin Colbert have had a long day forming and getting down to a 53 players. Continue reading Time to Make the Doughnuts: Steelers Down to 53

Pre-Game Warm Up: Steelers vs. Panthers

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Lacation: Charlotte, N.C.;    Stadium: Bank of America Stadium;    Weather: 70 degress chance of storm;    Kickoff: 7:30 PM ET;    TV Coverage: KDKA-TV;    Announcers: Bob Pompeani (play-by-play), Edmund Nelson (Color analyst), Jeff Verszyla (sideline);    Coaches: Mike Tomlin (Steelers) vs. Ron Rivera (Chargers) Continue reading Pre-Game Warm Up: Steelers vs. Panthers

New Faces in New Places

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For the past decade the Steelers were always a veteran team loaded with a bunch of talent. However, in 2013, the Pittsburgh Steelers are very much a young team but how high is their talent? The Steelers now have players that were college stars like Jarvis Jones and Le’Veon Bell. Can they make the transition to the National Football league? Continue reading New Faces in New Places

Clark: “This next game is important”

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When head coach Mike Tomlin took the head coaching job for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2007, his team never lost more than one game in the preseason. Now heading into week three of the 2013 preseason, Tomlin and the Steelers have dropped their first two games. It is not the final score that is upsetting starting safety Ryan Clark. It is the sloppy play on the offense, defense, and special teams. Continue reading Clark: “This next game is important”

FanDuel.com: How Good Will Le’Veon Bell Be In Fantasy Football?

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The Pittsburgh Steelers struggled quite a bit last season, and a lot of that has to do with their inability to find a reliable running back. While Jonathan Dwyer and Isaac Redman are both back with Pittsburgh this season, rookie Le’Veon Bell will pretty much have the starting spot in Week 1. So if you own a fantasy team, what can you expect out of Bell in 2013? Continue reading FanDuel.com: How Good Will Le’Veon Bell Be In Fantasy Football?

Pre-Game Warm Up: Steelers vs. Redskins Preseason Week 2

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Location: Landover Md.;    Stadium: FedEx Field (85,000);    Weather: 73 degrees and mostly cloudy;    Kickoff: 8 P.M. ET;    TV Coverage: ESPN;    Announcers: Mike Tirico (play-by-play), John Gruden (color analyst), Lisa Salters (sideline);    Coaches: Mike Tomlin (Steelers) vs. Mike Shanahan (Redskins) Continue reading Pre-Game Warm Up: Steelers vs. Redskins Preseason Week 2