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Healthy, confident Steelers LB Shazier ready for full speed ahe…

Healthy, confident Steelers LB Shazier ready for full speed ahead

pittsburghlive.com Updated 56 minutes ago
A year ago, Ryan Shazier terrorized the Buffalo Bills. The then-rookie linebacker put up some impressive numbers in his NFL debut. Shazier had eight tackles ...
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  • Markus Wheaton, Sammie Coates are Steelers WRs with most to gai…
  • Maurkice Pouncey likely to miss first 10 games

    Maurkice Pouncey likely to miss first 10 games

    Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey appears likely to miss the first 10 games of the season with a broken fibula. Although the team has not made the designation official, the Steelers’ website says Pouncey is expected to be placed on the injured reserve/de…
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  • Two games, two sacks for Steelers' James Harrison in limit…

    Two games, two sacks for Steelers' James Harrison in limited snaps

    ESPN.com 13 hours ago
    Two games, two sacks for Steelers' James Harrison in limited snaps
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  • Offensive tackle Gilbert's improved conditioning pays huge divi…

    Offensive tackle Gilbert's improved conditioning pays huge dividends

    post-gazette.com 23 hours ago
    Marcus Gilbert has come a long way since his rookie season when the Steelers coaches, exasperated with his lethargy in training camp, told former college teammate Maurkice Pouncey to motivate their second-round draft choice.
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  • Ron Cook: Timing of wide receiver's 4-game suspension could not…

    Ron Cook: Timing of wide receiver's 4-game suspension could not be worse for Steelers

    post-gazette.com 23 hours ago
    So you want to be mad at somebody? Forget Michael Vick. At least he will be with the Steelers Sept. 10, eager to help and ready to go, if necessary, against the New England Patriots in the season’s opening game. Be furious with Martavis Bryant. For that…
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  • Starkey: Steelers stopping themselves with suspensions

    Starkey: Steelers stopping themselves with suspensions

    pittsburghlive.com Aug 27 (yesterday)
    It has been said many times, most recently by Le’Veon Bell and Ben Roethlisberger, that the only team capable of stopping the powerful Steelers offense ...
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  • Animal Rescue League moves fundraiser from Heinz Field in respo…

    Animal Rescue League moves fundraiser from Heinz Field in response to Vick signing

    post-gazette.com Aug 27 (yesterday)
    The Animal Rescue League is moving one of its largest fundraisers from Heinz Field in response to the Steelers' signing of Michael Vick to a one-year contract, the organization announced Thursday.
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  • NFL slated to start the season with more than 30 players suspen…

    NFL slated to start the season with more than 30 players suspended

    profootballtalk.com Aug 27 (yesterday)
    The NFL has suspended more than 30 players this offseason. Our NFL 2015 suspension tracker currently has the names of 34 players on it, with the possibility that more suspensions could still be coming. It’s still possible that some suspensions could be …
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  • Steelers notebook: Tomlin leaving `light on’ for injured player…

    Steelers notebook: Tomlin leaving `light on’ for injured players

    pittsburghlive.com Aug 27 (yesterday)
    Coach Mike Tomlin said Thursday he hasn’t ruled out two injured defensive starters for Saturday’s preseason game in Buffalo. However, he said it’s unlikely safety ...
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  • EJ Manuel to start Bills’ next preseason game

    EJ Manuel to start Bills’ next preseason game

    profootballtalk.com Aug 27 (yesterday)
    The Bills’ quarterback competition has taken an odd turn. Just when it appeared to be a two-way race between Matt Cassel and Tyrod Taylor, Bills coach Rex Ryan announced today that EJ Manuel will start the Bills’ next preseason game, Saturday afternoon …
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  • PFT Live: Steelers talk with Ed Bouchette, PFT Planet calls and…

    PFT Live: Steelers talk with Ed Bouchette, PFT Planet calls and tweets

    profootballtalk.com Aug 27 (yesterday)
    The Steelers suffered a blow to their offensive line last weekend when center Maurkice Pouncey broke a bone in his ankle that may require surgery. Whether he needs an operation or not, Pouncey is going to miss a big chunk of time and Mike Florio will sp…
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  • Jimmy Garoppolo adjusting to life in the spotlight

    Jimmy Garoppolo adjusting to life in the spotlight

    profootballtalk.com Aug 27 (yesterday)
    The NFL season kicks off two weeks from tonight and neither the Patriots nor anyone else knows who they will be starting at quarterback against the Steelers. While the wait for a settlement or ruling on Tom Brady’s suspension goes on, the team continues…
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  • Vick says he’s ready to embrace role as backup

    Vick says he’s ready to embrace role as backup

    The Steelers have signed Mike Vick to be the backup to Ben Roethlisberger. Vick claims that, a year after he failed to accept that role behind Geno Smith with the Jets, Vick is ready to embrace his new football reality. “I admit that I didn’t do it as w…
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  • Steelers notebook: Aussie punters dueling for one roster spot

    Steelers notebook: Aussie punters dueling for one roster spot

    post-gazette.com Aug 27 (yesterday)
    It’s not uncommon for NFL teammates to share the same hometown. Football hotbeds such as Miami can place several players on some rosters. Hampton, Va.; Dayton and Akron, Ohio; and Pittsburgh are hometowns to multiple players on the Steelers’ training-ca…
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  • Video - Nothing going right for Steelers 01:21

    Nothing going right for Steelers

    Aug 28
    Mike & Mike talk about the abundance of misfortune that has plagued the Steelers during training camp.
  • Video - Beckham Jr. becomes shampoo pitchman 02:45

    Beckham Jr. becomes shampoo pitchman

    Aug 28
    Darren Rovell discusses the marketing successes of Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., including replacing Troy Polamalu as a shampoo pitchman.
  • Video - Tomlin: Preseason debate is a 'waste of time' 01:33

    Tomlin: Preseason debate is a 'waste of time'

    Aug 27
    ESPN NFL analyst Greg Schiano agrees with Steelers coach Mike Tomlin that it's pointless for players and coaches to spend time debating the merits of preseason football.
  • Video - Bryant suspension depletes a depleted Steelers team 01:27

    Bryant suspension depletes a depleted Steelers team

    Aug 27
    The NFL Live crew discuss what Martavis Bryant's suspension means for the team moving forward, as well as QB Ben Roethlisberger's production on the field.

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