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  1. Is Brett Keisel on Steelers' radar?Read the original story

    May 29, 2014 | ESPN

    ... on when he was one of the younger players on the Steelers and looked up to veterans such as linebacker James Farrior and defensive end Aaron Smith, who each played long after their 30th birthday. Then he said, "Keisel's not here right now and he was ...

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  2. Steelers OTAs: Lawrence Timmons prepared to lead young defenseRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... linebacker position. It is only fitting that it is Timmons that takes on the mentor role for Shazier, just as James Farrior did for Timmons when he was a rookie. Timmons isn't just preparing Shazier for life in the NFL, but to be a leader. He is ...

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  3. Steelers have five former first round picks starting on defense in 2014Read the original story

    May 24, 2014 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... in that group. The Super Bowl championship team in 2008 had three former first round picks - Casey Hampton , James Farrior and Troy Polamalu - with two second-round picks, LaMarr Woodley and Bryant McFadden. Interestingly, it started three players ...

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  4. Witness the next great Steelers linebackers corpsRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... 3-4 linebacking group ever, the 2000s boasted some reputable units. Players like Joey Porter , Jason Gildon, James Farrior , Larry Foote , James Harrison , LaMarr Woodley and even Lawrence Timmons didn't disappoint. Its now 2014 and we are on the ...

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  5. Ex-Steelers safety Mike Logan claims he wasn't informed of long-term risk of pain killersRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... medication, based on the interview he did with Kaboly for the same story. "You go to a guy like James Farrior and ask him what he thinks of (Bradley), and it's 'I love the man. He's a great guy and he watches out for you,' " Cindrich told Kaboly. ...

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  6. Joey Porter bringing the 'intensity' to the Steelers' defense as assistant coachRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... team is something that has been extremely lacking on the current roster when such veterans as Larry Foote , James Farrior and James Harrison left the team. Learning from Porter is something that has been especially important for the rookie ...

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  7. Linebackers continue trimming down, Steelers Ryan Shazier an example of that trendRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... linebacker position on passing downs. Garvin would move into that role toward the end of the season. Lewis vs. James Farrior as a match-up in the Steelers vs. Ravens rivalry is over. Perhaps Shazier vs. C.J. Mosley will replace it to some degree. ...

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  8. An average Joe's reaction to the Steelers top two picksRead the original story

    May 11, 2014 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... very little), one could argue that both inside linebacker and defensive line were glaring needs, what with James Farrior , 39 and out of football, still the best option at inside linebacker; and Cam "Benchzilla" Thomas, a free agent defensive ...

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  9. 2014 Steelers Draft results: For Jordan Zumwalt, it's Christmas DayRead the original story

    May 11, 2014 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... Shazier is listed anywhere between 235-240 pounds, Butler didn't believe he would weigh that much. "Potsie, James Farrior , played at 225-230 his last few years in the league,'' Butler said. "And he was a Pro Bowl guy. One year, I thought he should ...

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  10. DE Tuitt beefs up Steelers line in a hurryRead the original story

    May 10, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... 1-2 came in Mike Tomlin's first year (2007), when they took Timmons and LaMarr Woodley. Timmons, behind James Farrior and Larry Foote on the inside, did not earn a starting job until his third season. Woodley became a starter in his second season. ...

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  11. Pittsburgh Steelers draft wrap-upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2014 | ESPN

    ... Shazier is undersized for an inside linebacker at this level. Butler said former Steelers inside linebacker James Farrior played between 225 and 230 pounds in the latter part of his carer, including 2010 when he made the Pro Bowl. "A lot of times ...

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  12. The steelers: From old to new to old againRead the original story

    May 10, 2014 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... mirror image". And now with this draft, that outlook on the team becomes less and less vague. Ryan Shazier( James Farrior ),Daniel McCullers( Casey Hampton ),and Stephon Tuitt ( Aaron Smith ). But in appropriate fashion, two guys that are still ...

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  13. Notre Dame defensive end Stephon Tuitt beefs up Steelers' lineRead the original story

    May 10, 2014 | Centre Daily Times

    ... 1-2 came in Mike Tomlin's first year (2007), when they took Timmons and LaMarr Woodley. Timmons, behind James Farrior and Larry Foote on the inside, did not earn a starting job until his third season. Woodley became a starter in his second season. ...

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  14. Steelers pick Ohio State LB Ryan Shazier in first roundRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... of the defensive players who became household names -- Casey Hampton, Brett Keisel, Aaron Smith, Ryan Clark, James Farrior, Larry Foote and LaMarr Woodley. Despite that No. 1 ranking two years ago, the once ferocious Steelers defense stopped making ...

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  15. Maybe's there's more than one way to shut receivers downRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... 1 of the 2014 NFL Draft. But in linebacker Ryan Shazier, they may have found the man who can finally replace James Farrior. As it turned out, the Steelers did pick a decorated and highly-productive college football player when they made their ...

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  16. Ryan Shazier Will Start Faster Than Most Steelers Draft PicksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | NicePickCowher

    ... shine on third downs. As opposed to facing veterans entrenched at the inside spots, as were Larry Foote and James Farrior in 2007, Shazier merely has to outshine a 2013 6th round pick who ended up being a pleasantly surprising stop-gap. Once he does ...

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  17. Steelers pick Ohio State linebacker Ryan Shazier in first roundRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... of the defensive players who became household names - Casey Hampton, Brett Keisel, Aaron Smith, Ryan Clark, James Farrior, Larry Foote and LaMarr Woodley. Despite that No. 1 ranking two years ago, the once ferocious Steelers defense stopped making ...

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  18. How Ryan Shazier Fits with the Pittsburgh SteelersRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... to agree: Expect Lawrence Timmons to move to strongside ILB and Ryan Shazier to be the weakside ILB. That was James Farrior's position However, Shazier could impact this defense in much more profound ways. His size and speed could allow him to be a ...

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  19. Gerry Dulac's Steelers chat transcript: 4.30.14Read the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... to bring him back. Once they part ways with their 35-and-older players, they don't turn back. Witness James Farrior, Hines Ward, Aaron Smith, Casey Hampton the past few years. They plan to move on. But you never know.... Gerry Dulac: Not at all. We ...

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  20. Steelers mock draft 2014: Best Looking Player Available, Rounds 2 and 3Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... to take an ILB. And Skov is an ILB in the mold of some of the fine men who have manned the position such as James Farrior and Larry Foote. You can never have enough BLA depth! But let's say the first round pick was actually Justin Gilbert. I think ...

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