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Steelers Reveal Three Pre-Draft Visits
steelersgab.com Updated Apr 1, 2013
Every NFL team gets 30 pre-draft un-local visits where players workout with teams. Scouts and coaches get to evaluate the player and then are interviewed and grilled by questions by the team’s staff. The Pittsburgh Steelers have started their process ofUpvote Share Tweet
Anthony Rizzo shakes off powerless spring, hits mammoth homer off the first pitch he seesyahoo.com Updated Apr 1, 2013Your browser does not support iframes. Bryce Harper wasn't the only super sophomore who posted a powerful performance on opening day. Over in Pittsburgh, Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo keyed his team to a 3-1 win over the Pirates with a two-ru…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Apr 1, 2013Jeff Samardzija struck out nine in eight nearly flawless innings and the Chicago Cubs held on for a 3-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday.Upvote Share Tweet
Pre-draft starting lineup: Pittsburgh SteelersESPN.com Updated Apr 1, 2013The first wave of free agency is over and the draft is still over 20 days away. This is a good time to see what the starting lineup stands right now, which is a good way to see where the needs exist. The AFC North blog will look at each team's projected…Upvote Share Tweet
April Fool’s? Rosin bag explodes on pitcher A.J. Burnett during gameyahoo.com Updated Apr 1, 2013Opening day happened to fall on April Fool's Day this year, and you had to wonder if baseball would get in on the hi-jinks. The closest thing we've seen so far? A rosin bag exploding on Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher A.J. Burnett during Monday's game. Burne…Upvote Share Tweet