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Morgan Burnett

Morgan Burnett signing brings more than safety depth to the Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers safety depth chart wasn't exactly a strong suit in 2017. Following the recent releases of safeties Mike Mitchell and Robert Golden, the cupboard became even barer. Aside from some futures contract hopefuls, the Steelers only had Sean Davis and J.J. Wilcox under contract. With Wilcox virtually non-existent ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers LB Lawrence Timmons is one of the best in pro football

The Pittsburgh Steelers 2018 free agency wish list

As free agency is officially underway, the madness has already begun. I honestly cannot recall the last time there were this many huge moves in a free agency period in the NFL. Many teams are breaking the bank to help revitalize their rosters, most notably our AFC North opponent, the ...

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LA Chargers safety Tre Boston

Could Steelers be the next batters up for Tre Boston?

A lot has been said over the past few weeks about the Pittsburgh Steelers and the safety position. The tandem of veteran Mike Mitchell and second-year man Sean Davis looked encouraging to start the 2017 season, and the cause for concern was minimal. However, it became clear as the year ...

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Former Steelers tight end Wesley Saunders

Why Not Wes? Former Steelers TE Weslye Saunders tells his story

Some have called him psychotic while others think he's crazy. But if there's only one thing Weslye Saunders can be accused of is, it's being crazy for the game of football. The former Pittsburgh Steelers and Indianapolis Colts tight end has fought through adversity throughout his career. Though his current ...

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Steelers safety Daimion Stafford

Steelers new safety Daimion Stafford more than a camp body

Over the course of the summer, the Pittsburgh Steelers' 90-man roster is in constant motion and continually changing. As players get cut from other teams, players get injured, and needs become more apparent, the coaching staff continually makes moves with the intent of bettering the team. Fans have been frustrated with how ...

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Former Steelers LB Howard Jones sacks Matt Ryan

3 free agent linebackers the Steelers could sign

The Steelers have made a flurry of free agent signings lately on both signs of the ball. They may not be done either. While the Steelers have mostly shored up all their position groups, they are yet to sign a linebacker. With Jarvis Jones now in Arizona and Lawrence Timmons ...

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AFC North opponents: Cleveland Browns, Cincinnati Bengals, Baltimore Ravens

AFC North offseason opponent updates

At the beginning of free agency, I examined potential moves and needs for Pittsburgh's three AFC North opponents: the Baltimore Ravens, Cincinnati Bengals, and Cleveland Browns. Patting myself on the back here, but I nailed quite a few of those moves. Below I'll examine some of the additions and subtractions ...

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