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Pittsburgh Steelers offensive line coach Mike Munchak

Why Mike Munchak is priceless to the Steelers

Offensive line coaches don’t get a lot of love in the NFL. (Go on, I dare you to name five off the top of your head!) However, you don’t need to know every OL coach in the league to realize that Pittsburgh’s very own Mike Munchak is a cut above …

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Pittsburgh Steelers WR Sammie Coates

Sammie Coates’ fingers least of concerns for wide receiver

When reports surfaced of Sammie Coates dropping passes in the various offseason workout programs recently conducted by the Pittsburgh Steelers, I couldn’t help but chuckle. I wasn’t laughing because of a running joke among some fans that Coates can’t catch the football. No, I was smirking because it was only …

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Pittsburgh Steelers WR Martavis Bryant

Martavis Bryant: better than ever before?

He hasn’t played in a game since January 17th, 2016, but that doesn’t appear to be slowing Martavis Bryant down. Suspended for all of the 2016 season, the Steelers receiver is back and apparently better than ever.

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Steelers Defensive Tackle Tyson Alualu

Film Room: Tyson Alualu’s versatility an asset for Steelers

During the offseason, the Pittsburgh Steelers signed former Jacksonville Jaguars defensive lineman and former first round draft pick, Tyson Alualu. Normally when you are selected as a top ten draft pick, you have an important task of producing for your team, with the hopes of getting that big contract extension …

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The Pittsburgh Steelers offense

Pro Football Focus projects 11-win season for the Steelers

If opinions are like a certain body part, and everyone has one, then certainly predictions fall into the same category. The same could be said for Pro Football Focus’ latest round of projections, which attempt to place each team’s finish in their conference. As is no surprise to anyone paying …

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Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier

Ryan Shazier makes an interesting case for rookie contracts

It appears Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier has taken some heat for comments made several days ago in regard to rookie contracts. Shazier, who is entering his fourth year in the league and still operating under his original rookie deal, had this to say to ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler: Sometimes guys …

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Pittsburgh pro football player Bud Dupree

Bud Dupree primed to emerge from long shadow of James Harrison

The Pittsburgh Steelers have enjoyed a long tradition of veteran mentors sharing their experience in camps with their younger counterparts and have a more well-known tradition of fielding talented linebackers. As Bud Dupree enters his third season with the Steelers, he has been able to enjoy the tutelage of James …

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