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Mean Joe Greene and Jack Lambert

The four most iconic “old school” Steelers

On the heels of Brian Roach's Top 100 Most Influential People In Steelers History (and a slow offseason for news) I wanted to revisit some of the greatest names in franchise history with my own mini-list of the most iconic players in franchise history. The keyword here is "players". Brian ...

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Ben Roethlisberger celebrates with teammates

SCU week in review – February 18th

In case you missed it (or anything) the SCU week in review recaps all articles, videos, posts and more, shared via Steel City Underground's various platforms throughout the week.

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Steelers DE Stephon Tuitt

Blueprints for the Steelers to shift to a 4-3 defense

Like every offseason, wild ideas and speculation are being tossed around constantly. One of the reoccurring ideas I see is fans clamoring for the Steelers to shift from their long-used 3-4 scheme to a 4-3 defense. Obviously, the odds of this move are very slim. Well, I thought it would ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers WR Antonio Brown

2017 SCU Awards: Steelers Offensive Player of the Year

Steel City Underground presents the 2nd annual SCU Awards. Our panel of contributors all voted on various awards for the Steelers with the player getting the most votes being the winner. Each article will have the list of nominees with one of our contributors stating their case for why that player earned ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers FB Roosevelt Nix

Small headline signings strengthen Steelers roster

As is usual during this time of the NFL's slow offseason, teams are making moves to secure their rosters for the future. With the official free agency period still a month away, franchises are maintaining their own homes, signing restricted and exclusive rights free agents as well as negotiating with ...

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NFL Draft News & Coverage

Pittsburgh Steelers 2018 NFL mock draft roundup v1.0

The mock draft season is upon us. Well, it really began as soon as last year's draft was completed, but realistically speaking, it's difficult to project where players may end up when you don't even know the pecking order of who is picking where until the Super Bowl is over. ...

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Steelers safety Troy Polamalu makes a tackle on a Kansas City Chiefs receiver during the 2013 NFL season

Steelers need to bring back Polamalu spark at safety

Over the seasons, since the Pittsburgh Steelers and Troy Polamalu parted ways, the team has lacked the spark, athleticism, aggressiveness, and intensity at the strong safety position he provided. Strong safeties in the NFL are generally judged on their coverage skills, ability to step up in run defense, tackling skills ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers K Chris Boswell

2017 SCU Awards: Special Teams Player of the Year

Steel City Underground presents the 2nd annual SCU Awards. Our panel of contributors all voted on various awards for the Steelers with the player getting the most votes being the winner. Each article will have the list of nominees with one of our contributors stating their case for why that player earned ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin

SCU week in review – February 11th

In case you missed it (or anything) the SCU week in review recaps all articles, videos, posts and more, shared via Steel City Underground's various platforms throughout the week.

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Top 100 Most Influential Steelers

Top 100 Most Influential People In Steelers History: 1

It’s been a journey. We’ve pulled names from the Steelers past, and looked at some of the greatest of today’s Steelers as well. 100 names (plus the honorable mentions!). 100 people who had a tremendous influence on this team, it’s history and it’s legacy. Now only one remains. The most ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell

The top 3 priorities for the Steelers this offseason

Soon enough, business will open for the 2018 NFL season. The Pittsburgh Steelers will have a number of tasks at hand in order to build the latest iteration of their roster. Here are three of those tasks which I feel will be of top priority to the team in the ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers CB Artie Burns and Mike Hilton

2017 SCU Awards: Steelers Underdog of the Year

Steel City Underground presents the 2nd annual SCU Awards. Our panel of contributors all voted on various awards for the Steelers with the player getting the most votes being the winner. Each article will have the list of nominees with one of our contributors stating their case for why that player earned ...

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SCU Mock Draft Insanity

Brian Roach’s 2018 Mock Draft Insanity – Version 1.0

I can smell it in the air. I can feel it in the winds. I can read it from every knucklehead or ne’er-do-well thinks they know what will happen near the end of April. Yes, it’s the time of year when expectations begin to build and speculation runs rampant. When ...

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