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The Steelers surprising acquisition of QB Zach Mettenberger

Color me surprised, but not surprised. The steelers claimed QB Zach Mettenberger on waivers. — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) August 31, 2016 The Pittsburgh Steelers acquired QB Zach Mettenberger off waivers, one day following his release from the San Diego Chargers. It's not that the Steelers went after a quarterback which ...

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Preview: 2016 Preseason – Game 4 – Carolina Panthers

It’s that time: the anticipation is running rampant through the Nation I have no doubt, as we approach the penultimate climax to the preseason! Yes, it’s the preseason week 4, that week where more people you’ve never heard of, and who likely won’t be here in just a few more ...

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Ladarius Green

After being placed on PUP list, what’s next for Ladarius Green?

The Steelers have finally shed some light on the status of free agent signing Ladarius Green. Though the news shouldn't come as a complete surprise, it sure is disappointing... We have placed TE Ladarius Green on the Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform List. — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) August 30, 2016 When ...

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The First Cut’s Not Always the Deepest

The debate has started for the first set of cuts, which have to take place this week. By 4PM on August 30th, 15 current members of the squad will be out of work. Who falls to the first axe? I think a couple of these cuts would have been pretty easy, ...

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Which Steelers do you want on your fantasy team?

There's a love/hate relationship with fantasy football, so I understand if this article isn't for the average football Joe. However, it's been a long time coming that the Pittsburgh Steelers have several options among the most popular picks in fantasy football. Some of the names are obvious, others are not ...

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Steelers showing interest in Karlos Williams; should they?

It's been an odd time for us writers. Our speculations have been coming true lately. Keenan Lewis for example was brought it for a visit after being cut, now there is reported interest from the Steelers in ex-Bills running back Karlos Williams. Williams had character concerns entering the league. Despite ...

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Don’t worry Steelers Nation, Ladarius Green will play

Okay. Let's take a step back and take a breather, Steelers Nation. A lot has been said about, new, Steelers TE Ladarius Green. Since coming to the Steel City, Green has yet to fully participate in practice. All of us have known about Green’s ankle injury, which he had surgery ...

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