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Category Archive: 2012 Offseason

2012 Pittsburgh Steelers roster throwdowns: linebackers

There is no comparison whether I am biased or otherwise when it comes to linebackers. There is no team, I repeat, “no team,” in the National Football League with a richer history of great linebackers than the Pittsburgh Steelers. Lambert, Ham, Russell, Lloyd, Kirkland, Greene (Kevin), Harrison, Woodley, Farrior, and so on… I could certainly …

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2012 Pittsburgh Steelers training camp roster throwdowns: cornerbacks

It’s the position that can make a good defense a great one and the position that can make a good defense look like Swiss cheese. The Pittsburgh Steelers head into 2012 with questions at cornerback and veteran Ike Taylor is a part of those questions in my opinion. As we move from back to front, …

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2012 Pittsburgh Steelers training camp roster throwdown: Safeties

Turning our attention to the defense in our series of looking at the roster battles for the upcoming Steelers training camp, we’ll start with the Safety position. Before we get started though, big kudos to  my writing partner Marc for some great stuff with the offense; I know I’m looking forward to seeing what he …

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2012 Pittsburgh Steelers training camp roster throwdowns: running backs

How far back would you have to go to remember a time when the Pittsburgh Steelers entered a National Football League season with so many questions about their running back situation? The mid-1980′s maybe and even that could be a stretch, but nevertheless, here we are in 2012 and there are plenty of question marks …

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Steelers report: What is leadership? (part 1)

The Pittsburgh Steelers circa 2012 have said goodbye to a lot of familiar faces. James Farrior, Hines Ward, Aaron Smith, Chris Hoke, William Gay, Bryant McFadden, Chris Kemoeatu and Max Starks add up to 55 seasons or so of men “putting their hand in the pile” and playing extremely high quality Steelers football. Men who have …

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Roethlisberger sends special video message to a Steelers fan fighting cancer

Straight from his website, www.bigben7.com, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger sends a special video message to Julia Pollock, a big Steelers fan fighting a battle with cancer. Ben was recently made aware of a very special fan that is fighting cancer. Julia Pollock was in the hospital for 52 days before being recently released and is now …

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2012 Pittsburgh Steelers training camp roster throwdown: Quarterbacks

The Pittsburgh Steelers have the one thing over the last eight years that most National Football League teams covet and I’m not talking about their two Super Bowl wins over that span. What the Steelers have is stability at the quarterback position and any general manager around the league as well as head coach will …

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2012 Pittsburgh Steelers training camp roster throwdown: wide receivers

Finally the light that is the NFL season is starting to actually come into view, even if it is a few weeks away still. Considering how far away it seemed before the draft, we’ll take what we can get right? With camp just around the corner it’s time to start really looking at the key …

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Despite frustrating returns, Randle El always gave his best

Former Steelers wide out and return man Antwaan Randle El will not be joining the Hall of Fame as he enters retirement. He will not be remembered for having huge games in terms of yardage and return yardage and frankly, when his name comes up, thoughts of his touchdown pass to Hines Ward in Super …

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Former Steelers triple threat Antwann Randle El to announce retirement.

Veteran wide receiver Antwaan Randal El decides to retire as his brother said in an email. He was a quarterback at Indiana University before being drafted in the second round by Pittsburgh and moving to wide receiver. In his nine years he has racked up 370 receptions for 4,467 yards and 15 touchdowns. He averaged …

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