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  1. Steelers restructure contracts to make $6.2 million in salary cap roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Post-gazette.com

    Although the NFL salary cap for each team is expected to rise by $10 million to $143 million this year, that apparently is not enough for the Steelers, who made a few moves Wednesday that may allow them to go after some free agents. They restructured the contracts of tackle Marcus Gilbert and safety Mike Mitchell to create nearly $6.2 million in salary cap room for 2015, sources close to the situation said.

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  2. 2015 NFL Draft: Pittsburgh Steelers Post-Combine Seven-Round MockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Rant Sports

    Now that the 2015 NFL Combine is officially over, NFL coaches and general managers have a better idea of what type of players they may be drafting this upcoming April. The Pittsburgh Steelers will be looking to improve their dreadful secondary along with injecting some depth into their defensive/offensive fronts.

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  3. Lifelong Pittsburgh Steelers fan Sean Hickey reflects on NFL Combine, interview with hometown teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | PennLive.com

    Sean Hickey protects quarterback Ryan Nassib during a 2012 game at Carrier Dome. The Murrysville native could find himself playing for or going up against his boyhood team, the Pittsburgh Steelers, this fall as he's a projected NFL Draft pick.

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  4. Greenwood, Shell selected into Black College Football Hall of FameRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    Two stalwarts from arguably the greatest defensive unit of all-time were recently enshrined into the Black College Football Hall of Fame. While it's not Canton, both defensive standouts from the 1970s and '80s Steelers were selected to be enshrined into the Black College Football Hall of Fame earlier this week in Atlanta.

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  5. Steelers restructure contracts of Maurkice Pouncey and Mike Mitchell along with Marcus GilbertRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    The move cleared $9.5 million in cap space, and got the Steelers above the 89 percent threshold required by the CBA, according to CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora. PIT was under 89% but just completed restructurings for Gilbert, Pouncey and Mitchell saving $9.5M in cap space and moving over threshold Just a few quick moves and the Steelers have an additional $9.5 million in cap space, and won't be required to pay into the NFLPA.

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  6. Bettis joins city, county leaders to push for youth employmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Business Journal

    The City of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County are calling on the region's businesses to help employ 2,000 youths this summer, and they have recruited former Pittsburgh Steeler and Pro Football Hall of Famer Jerome Bettis to assist.

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  7. Jacoby Jones Would Be Perfect Match With New York GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | GMEN HQ

    Jan 3, 2015; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Baltimore Ravens receiver Jacoby Jones carries the ball against the Pittsburgh Steelers in an AFC wild card playoff game at Heinz Field. The Ravens defeated the Steelers 30-17.

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  8. Draftee doppelg ngers: Five prospect/pro compsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | NFL

    ... areas of the field and are also slippery after the catch. Sanders was a draft-day steal by the Pittsburgh Steelers back in 2010, selected in the third round at No. 82 overall. With a stacked group at wide receiver for the second consecutive draft, ...

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  9. Ravens release wide receiver-returner Jacoby JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... in the NFL with a 30.6-yard average on kickoff returns, which included a 108-yard touchdown against the Pittsburgh Steelers. He also averaged 9.2 yards per punt return, though his decision-making and ball security were issues at different parts of ...

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  10. Gerry Dulac's Steelers chat transcript: 2.25.15Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Gerry Dulac: I like that pick and think that's a real possibility. Collins ran faster than people thought at the combine, which only affirms what teams saw on tape tony: hi Gerry, a big fan of your insights.

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  11. Free Agency 2015: Available CBsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    There are about 40+ free agent CBs this off-season, and the Steelers have three in Ike Taylor, Brice McCain, and Antwon Blake . Unfortunately, most of the free agents this year are injury prone and will commend higher-end contracts with the lack of depth at CB in the league.

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  12. Steelers restructure Marcus Gilbert's contract, create cap roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | ESPN

    The Pittsburgh Steelers saved almost $4 million in regard to the 2015 salary cap when they restructured right tackle Marcus Gilbert 's contract. The Steelers converted a $3.5 million roster bonus that would have been due next month and $1.15 million of Gilbert's base salary for 2015 into a signing bonus, per ESPN NFL Insider Field Yates, creating $3.724 million in cap savings for the upcoming year.

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  13. Peter King NFL Mock Draft 2015: Titans take Dante Fowler, Eagles trade up for Marcus MariotaRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Music City Miracles

    Peter King has released his first 2015 NFL mock draft of the season...or at least the first 15 picks of the draft. Peter King mocked the first 15 picks in the draft.

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  14. Marcus Gilbert, Steelers Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, ReactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | BleacherReport

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have reportedly reached an agreement with offensive tackle Marcus Gilbert on a restructured contract to create nearly $4 million in additional cap space. Gilbert had a roster bonus of $3.5M & $1.15M of his base salary converted to a signing bonus.

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  15. Steelers restructure Marcus Gilbert's contract to create salary cap spaceRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have begun their financial preparations for the 2015 season, and it began with OT Marcus Gilbert restructuring his deal to free salary cap space. The Pittsburgh Steelers are set to make some deals this offseason, and none looms larger than signing quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to a long-term contract keeping him in Pittsburgh for the remainder of his career.

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  16. Steelers 2015 NFL Draft Big Board: Post-Combine prospects by rankingRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    Leonard Williams, DE, USC - 6'5", 302 lbs. with 34-5/8" arms. Is Cam Heyward a great player? Yes.

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  17. ESPN puts Steelers in "skeptical" category when it comes to advanced analyticsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    Some teams cherish advanced statistics, others blow it off completely. The Steelers are considered closer to the latter option, but there are a few reasons to think that's shifting.

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  18. NFL mulling the possibility of making pass interference a 15-yard penaltyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    Currently, defensive pass interference awards the offense the ball at the spot of the foul and an automatic first down. That increases the likelihood of teams simply throwing deep and trying to draw the penalty.

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  19. Brice McCain wants to remain with the SteelersRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    McCain had a big game against the Bengals in Week 17, and by his own comments, appears to want to return to the Steelers after playing out a one-year contract signed last spring. Regardless, McCain's two interceptions helped the Steelers hold off the Bengals in their Week 17 AFC North championship game in 2014.

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  20. Steelers 2015 depth chart: Decisions to be made at safety positionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    He's looking to bounce back while the Steelers must decide who will join him in the deep secondary. The Pittsburgh Steelers hit free agency hard last year, bringing in a handful of veteran players to earn starting roles and improve depth.

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