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Pittsburgh Steelers WR Justin Hunter

Film Room: Is Justin Hunter this year’s Steelers sleeper?

The Pittsburgh Steelers could be described as "fairly inactive" during the early phases of 2017 free agency.  Fans saw the rival Cincinnati Bengals and Baltimore Ravens ink numerous new players, while the Steelers remained focused on in-house signings and not letting their opponents spending influence their own. This laid back ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell

3 Steelers who could, or could not, sign new contracts soon

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers signed all of their incoming draft picks, the team's attention should divert to getting long-term deals done with some of their current players. Here are three players who could have a new contract by the start of the regular season. Embed from Getty Images Le'Veon ...

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Former WVU running back Rushel Shell

Steelers shuffle their running back deck

The Steelers were busy making roster moves again on Wednesday, heading into day two of their mandatory minicamp. Among those moves was a transaction to bring back running back Brandon Brown-Dukes. To make room for him on the roster the team released West Virginia running back Rushel Shell. Embed from ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Jesse James

Do the Steelers have a weakness at the TE position?

Ladarius Green was never a guarantee to be healthy for the 2017 season. Heck, he was never a guarantee to play in the 2016 season. However, one of the biggest offseason acquisitions in recent Steelers memory (and also one of the biggest busts) sent a cause for further concern upon ...

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Steelers linebacker Anthony Chickillo

Steelers Position Battles: Anthony Chickillo

"Position Battles" is a new feature column which will explore upcoming training camp battles from an individual player perspective. Each article will aim to make a case for, and against, a player making the roster based on the spots available at their position. Prior to this year's NFL Draft, all ...

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