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54 min ago | Behind The Steel Curtain

Steelers Dick LeBeau 28-13 against quarterbacks in their first start against him

Cleveland will send Brian Hoyer against Pittsburgh in the Steelers' Week 1 game of the 2014 season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Cleveland Browns, Troy Smith, Byron Leftwich, NFL Players, Ben Roethlisberger, Brian Hoyer

4 hrs ago | Behind The Steel Curtain

NFL roster cuts: Summarizing ex-Steelers players who were released Saturday

The 2010 NFL Draft didn't fare particularly well for the Steelers, and now the castoffs from that draft are being released elsewhere too.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Shaquille Richardson, NFL Players, Buffalo Bills, San Diego Chargers, Crezdon Butler, Chris Scott

Sun Aug 31, 2014

NicePickCowher

Pittsburgh Steelers Practice Squad Falls Into Place

Aug 16, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Howard Jones pushes Buffalo Bills running back Ronnie Wingo out of the way as they chase a fumble during the second half at Heinz Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Howard Jones, NFL Players, Josh Mauro, Chris Carter, C.J Goodwin, Rob Blanchflower

BleacherReport

Grading the Pittsburgh Steelers' Final 53-Man Roster

Chuck Noll once said, "Everyone's job is important, but no one is indispensable."

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Chris Carter, Antonio Brown, Landry Jones, Markus Wheaton, NFL Players, Ben Roethlisberger

ESPN

Hoyer maintains soft spot for Steelers

It was the longest nine weeks of Brian Hoyer 's life. This time two years ago, he was among the final cuts the New England Patriots made.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Byron Leftwich, NFL Players, Ben Roethlisberger, Cleveland Browns, Brian Hoyer, New England Patriots

Behind The Steel Curtain

Steelers roster analysis: Other moves appear imminent as Steelers prepare for Week 1 vs. Cleveland

Depending on the health situation of a few players, as well as the availability of other players released Saturday, the Steelers seem likely to be ready to make a few more moves post-cuts.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Martavis Bryant, Darrius Heyward-Bey, Brice McCain, Landry Jones, NFL Players, Robert Golden

Watertown Daily Times

Former Fort Drum soldier Alejandro Villanueva signs with Pittsburgh Steelers practice squad

Cut by the Philadelphia Eagles about a week ago, former Fort Drum soldier Capt. Alejandro Villanueva has signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers practice squad.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Philadelphia Eagles, Alejandro Villanueva, NFL Players

ESPN

How the Pittsburgh Steelers were built

The Steelers submitted their 53-man roster to the NFL on Saturday afternoon. Now the question is how much it will change with teams allowed to claim players who were waived Friday and Saturday at noon ET on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Kelvin Beachum, NFL Players, LeGarrette Blount, Darrius Heyward-Bey, Lance Moore, Bruce Gradkowski

ESPN

Brad Wing hoping to stick with Steelers

Steelers punter Brad Wing is hoping history -- or at least a variation of it -- does not repeat itself over the next couple of days.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Brad Wing, NFL Players, Adam Podlesh, Louisiana State University NCAA, NCAA Sports, NCAA Football, LSU Tigers NCAA Football, Philadelphia Eagles

OregonLive.com

Local NFL cuts: David Paulson let go by Pittsburgh Steelers, Dallas Cowboys cut Terrance Mitchell

Allowing touchdown passes like this to Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith resulted in former Oregon cornerback Terrance Mitchell getting cut by the Dallas Cowboys on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Sports, University of Oregon NCAA, NCAA Sports, Oregon Ducks NCAA Football, NCAA Football, David Paulson, Terrance Mitchell, NFL Football, Dallas Cowboys, NFL Players

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Post-gazette.com

To retire or not?: Steelers receiver Heyward-Bey decides to keep on playing

Knowing when to retire is one of the most difficult decisions professional athletes face.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Darrius Heyward-Bey, Steve McLendon, NFL Players, Denver Broncos, Wes Welker

The Washington Post

Steelers cut draft picks Blanchflower, Richardson

The Pittsburgh Steelers decided to keep the third-string quarterback on Saturday despite a lackluster preseason from the former Oklahoma star.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Derek Moye, Darrius Heyward-Bey, Sean Spence, NFL Players, Ben Roethlisberger, Bruce Gradkowski

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Few surprises as Steelers reach roster limit

Mike Tomlin's club waived goodbye to tight ends Rob Blanchflower, Bryce Davis and David Paulson, defensive backs Isaiah Green, Dayonne Nunley, Shaquille Richardson and Ross Ventrone, and running backs Josh Harris and Stephen Houston.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Will Simmons, Kelvin Beachum, Ross Ventrone, Shaquille Richardson, Guy Whimper, NFL Players

ESPN

Pittsburgh Steelers cut-down analysis

Most significant move: The Pittsburgh Steelers gave offensive line coach Mike Munchak his wish and kept nine players up front.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Chris Carter, Howard Jones, Guy Whimper, NFL Players, Jason Worilds, Arthur Moats

The Wichita Eagle

James Harrison calls it a career

Harrison, who spent 10 seasons in Pittsburgh and played last year with Cincinnati, made the announcement Saturday on his Facebook page.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, AFC, AFC North, Cincinnati Bengals, James Harrison, NFL Players

NicePickCowher

Now Pittsburgh Steelers Should Sign James Harrison

December 2, 2012;Baltimore, MD, USA;Baltimore Ravens running back Bernard Pierce runs with the ball while being chased by Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison at M&T Bank Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Baltimore Ravens, NFL Players, Bernard Pierce

Los Angeles Times

James Harrison, former Steelers star, announces his retirement

Former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison, a five-time Pro Bowl selection and two-time Super Bowl winner, announced his retirement Saturday on his Facebook page.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Cincinnati Bengals, James Harrison, NFL Players

NicePickCowher

Steelers Morning Huddle

Aug 9, 2014; East Rutherford, USA; New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings scores a touchdown past Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen during the preseason game at MetLife Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Cortez Allen, NFL Players, Chris Carter, Jason Worilds, Shaun Suisham, Jordan Zumwalt

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Steelers sign Brett Keisel to 2-year deal

The Pittsburgh Steelers re-signed defensive end Brett Keisel to a two-year contract Wednesday in a move to bolster a reconfigured line that has struggled to produce much of anything in the first two weeks of the preseason.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Brett Keisel, NFL Players, Cam Thomas, Stephon Tuitt, Ryan Shazier

Post-gazette.com

Youth movement has officially arrived for the Steelers

Those watching the Steelers opener against Cleveland will be treated to something that never has occurred at Heinz Field and has gone unseen in a generation.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Jarvis Jones, Ryan Shazier, Lawrence Timmons, Jordan Zumwalt, NFL Players, Cleveland Browns

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