Steelers


Jerry Micco's sports chat transcript: 04.16.14

The NFL Draft, the Pirates and the Penguins in the NHL playoffs dominate the lunchtime discussion in Jerry Micco's weekly chat.

about 3 hours ago


 Maurkice Pouncey won't be traded, says Ed Bouchette -- he'll be on the starting offensive line.

Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 04.15.14

The Steelers beat writer answers your questions about the draft, the cap and more.

1 day ago


Ray Fittipaldo's Steelers chat transcript: 04.14.14

Steelers beat reporter Ray Fittipaldo takes your questions about the upcoming NFL Draft.

2 days ago


 With the Browns signing center Alex Mack to a lucrative five-year deal, Maurkice Pouncey could have more leverage now when it comes time to negotiate with the Steelers.

Steelers could see Maurkice Pouncey's price go way up

An offseason move by the Browns might be the center of attention at the moment for the Steelers and three-time Pro Bowler Maurkice Pouncey.

4 days ago


 Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward celebrates after sacking Bills quarterback EJ Manuel in 2013. The Steelers play the Bills at Heinz Field in the second 2014 preseason game.

Steelers set exhibition slate

Giants, Bill, Eagles and Panthers will line up against the Steelers in the 2014 preseason.

1 week ago


Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 4.8.14

Ed takes your questions on the Steelers in his weekly online forum.

1 week ago


 Louisville defensive back Calvin Pryor runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis on Feb. 25.

Projected first-round pick Calvin Pryor visits Steelers

Louisville's Pryor is rated the No. 2 safety behind Ha'Sean Clinton-Dix of Alabama.

1 week ago


Ray Fittipaldo's Steelers chat transcript: 4.7.14

Ray takes your questions on the Steelers in his weekly online forum.

1 week ago


 The Steelers are looking for a big leap from Markus Wheaton in 2014.

Steelers covet receiver in NFL draft; free-agent signings to help

The Steelers covet a receiver in the NFL draft if the right player is there, and free-agent signings also could help the position.

1 week ago


History of the decade: Receivers and tight ends

The Steelers have hit on some talented wide receivers and tight ends in the draft and free agency, but others turned out to be busts.

1 week ago


 Former Raiders wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey, left, is hit by Steelers free safety Ryan Mundy in 2012. Heyward-Bey, who was injured on the play and had to leave the game, was signed by the Steelers last week.

Ed Bouchette On the Steelers: The Steelers' Way

There is a reason Steelers won two Super Bowls, been to three over the past nine seasons and Redskins won two playoff games in 15 seasons.

1 week ago


 Steelers fans cheer on the Black and Gold during a wintry game at Heinz Field.

Steelers change pricing structure, raise ticket prices

For the first time in their 82 years of existence, the Steelers will charge different prices for different games in 2014.

1 week ago


 Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey on Dec. 15.

Another receiver bolsters a thin spot for Steelers; college prospects visit

Darrius Heyward-Bey is a former No. 1 pick of the Oakland Raiders with size and speed, but has never fulfilled his promise.

1 week ago


Jerry Micco's sports chat transcript: 4.2.14

Pirates and Steelers dominate the lunchtime discourse in Jerry's weekly chat.

2 weeks ago


Gerry Dulac's Steelers chat transcript: 4.2.14

Gerry takes your questions on the Steelers and their busy offseason.

2 weeks ago


 The Steelers signed wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey, right, to a one-year contract today.

Steelers sign veteran wide receiver Heyward-Bey

The Steelers signed him to a one-year contract today. He becomes the second once-high-profile wide receiver to join them as a free agent.

2 weeks ago


 Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe is tackled by  Houston Texans cornerback Brice McCain during the second half of an NFL football game at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., on Oct. 20.

Cornerback Brice McCain signs with Steelers; receiver to visit

Trying to shore up thin positions, the Steelers signed Brice McCain and will play host to receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey today.

2 weeks ago


 Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe is tackled by  Houston Texans cornerback Brice McCain during the second half of an NFL football game at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Oct. 20.

Steelers add veteran CB from Houston; WR Heyward-Bey will visit tomorrow

Trying to shore up two thin positions on their roster, the Steelers signed a cornerback and will host receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey.

2 weeks ago


Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 4.1.14

Ed takes your questions on the Steelers in his weekly online forum.

2 weeks ago


Ray Fittipaldo's Steelers chat transcript: 3.31.14

Ray takes your questions on the Steelers and new acquisition LeGarrette Blount.

2 weeks ago


 Kicker Shaun Suisham along with returner Antonio Brown, shown here, were among the few special teams bright spots in 2013. Brown made the Pro Bowl as both a receiver and a punt returner.

Overall, Steelers special teams were anything but special in 2013

The problem for the Steelers is the dozen or so others who played on special teams weren't distinguished enough in their roles.

2 weeks ago


 New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady hands off to running back LeGarrette Blount Jan. 19. Blount has agreed to a contract with the Steelers; he will be a backup to starter Le'Veon Bell.

Steelers land a big back in LeGarrette Blount

Free agent Blount, a 250-pound running back, signs a two-year contract worth $3.85 million.

2 weeks ago


 The Steelers will likely look to bolster their secondary in the 2014 NFL Draft.

Mike Tomlin says secondary key to defense

Spread offenses and use of more wide receivers has increased the Steelers need for more and better defensive backs.

2 weeks ago


 Former New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount, shown here diving into the end zone in January, might be a target for the Steelers in free-agency -- if they can make the salary cap space.

Finding cap space next task for Steelers

The team likely will need to create more salary-cap room before signing a free-agent running back, as is hoped.

2 weeks ago


 Fans celebrate after the extra point was was kicked following the go-ahead touchdown by the Steelers over the Lions at Heinz Field in November.

NFL to test new extra point in preseason

Owners agreed to use the first two preseason games to experiment with a new extra-point that moves teams back to the 20-yard line.

2 weeks ago


Jerry Micco's sports chat transcript: 3.26.14

Opening Day is nigh. The NHL Playoffs and NFL Draft loom on the horizon. Jerry takes your questions on the Pirates, Penguins and Steelers.

3 weeks ago


Gerry Dulac's Steelers chat transcript: From NFL Owners Meetings

Gerry logs in from Orlando to take your questions on the Steelers offseason activity.

3 weeks ago


 Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin greets Troy Polamalu during warmups before the game against the Ravens in Baltimore.

Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 3.25.14

Lots of activity for the Steelers this offseason -- Ed takes your questions on who's in and who's out in black and gold.

3 weeks ago


NFL owners OK proposal to allow replay officials to consult with league's office

The Steelers joined other owners in approving that and another rule change that offers more protection to a player's leg on roll-up blocks.

3 weeks ago


 Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin is looking for a veteran running back to back up Le'Veon Bell.

Steelers coach optimistic about landing a running back

Next on coach Mike Tomlin’s crowded agenda is helping Steelers land a veteran rto back up Le’Veon Bell.

3 weeks ago


 Ben Roethlisberger is sacked by the Bills' Arthur Moats during a game at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, N.Y.

Steelers sign former Bills linebacker Arthur Moats

The Steelers have signed former Bills outside linebacker Arthur Moats to a one-year contract to back up Jason Worilds and Jarvis Jones.

3 weeks ago


 The Steelers received a compensatory pick for losing wide receiver Mike Wallace to free agency last year.

Steelers awarded three compensatory picks in 2014 draft

The Steelers will have nine selections in the May 8-10 draft after being awarded three compensatory picks from the NFL.

3 weeks ago


 Steelers tight end Heath Miller.

Ray Fittipaldo's Steelers chat transcript: 3.24.14

Ray takes your questions on the Steelers in his weekly online forum.

3 weeks ago


 A veteran running back to back Le'Veon Bell is one of the things Mike Tomlin hopes to find for the Steelers' 2014 roster.

Tomlin talks Steelers roster at NFL owners meeting

In his first public comments since his season-ending news conference, Mike Tomlin said it's too early to worry about the roster's makeup.

3 weeks ago


NFL Owners Meeting / Extra point up for discussion

NFL owners will consider a proposal to push the extra-point attempt back to the 25-yard line; Steelers president has another idea in mind.

3 weeks ago


 Cam Heyward (not pictured) will enter camp as the veteran anchor of the line. The loss of Al Woods, right, hurt on several levels.

Defensive linemen: Steelers building on a fault line

Time, age and free agency have eroded what once was a mainstay of the franchise.

3 weeks ago


On the Steelers / Analysis: Time to add up month's wins, losses

Where do the Steelers stand after much of the smoke has cleared in the first dozen days of free agency? Still standing, if a little wobbly.

3 weeks ago


 Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons tackles Saints wide receiver Lance Moore during a 2010 game. The Steelers have signed Moore to a two-year contract.

On the Steelers: Former Saints receiver Moore fills recent opening for Steelers

Lance Moore, who had an eight-year career with New Orleans, came to terms on a two-year contract.

3 weeks ago


 Mike Tomlin walks the field while the Steelers warm up before facing off at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore Thanksgiving evening.

Steelers won't lose pick over Tomlin's sideline steps

Team president Art Rooney II said that the Steelers will not be docked a draft choice for the Mike Tomlin sideline incident in Baltimore.

3 weeks ago


 Jerricho Cotchery picks up a first down against the Lions at Heinz Field in November. Cotchery signed a contract on Thursday with Carolina.

Steelers lose Jerricho Cotchery to Carolina Panthers

He is the second of their top three receivers to sign elsewhere, leaving the Steelers with only one experienced receiver, Antonio Brown.

3 weeks ago


 Maurice Jones-Drew

Maurice Jones-Drew doesn’t add up for Steelers

It's tough to see where a back with a high price would fit in because of Le'Veon Bell in backfield.

3 weeks ago


 Pitt's Michael Young celebrates after taking a foul from North Carolina's Leslie McDonald in the second half of the quarterfinals of the ACC Tournament in Greensboro Friday afternoon.

Jerry Micco's sports chat transcript: 3.19.14

Steelers and Pitt basketball are the prime cuts on the menu for Jerry's weekly sports smorgasboard.

4 weeks ago


 Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger scrambles against the Browns in the fourth quarter of a game at Heinz Field in December.

Gerry Dulac's Steelers chat transcript: 3.19.14

Gerry takes your questions on the Steelers and their offseason moves.

4 weeks ago


 Ben and wife Ashley Roethlisberger.

Steelers' Roethlisberger, wife welcome daughter Baylee

Baylee Marie Roethlisberger, the couple's second child, was born at 1:11 a.m., weighing 6 pounds, 12 ounces.

4 weeks ago


 Lawrence Timmons brings down the Raven's Bernard Pierce during the Thanksgiving game in Baltimore.

Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 3.18.14

Ed takes your questions on the Steelers in his weekly online forum.

4 weeks ago


 Troy Polamalu gets past Miami Dolphins outside linebacker Jason Trusnik as he returns a missed field goal attempt in the first half of a game at Heinz Field on Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013.

Ray Fittipaldo's Steelers chat transcript: 3.17.14

Ray takes your questions on the Steelers in his weekly online forum.

1 month ago


Steelers re-sign backup offensive lineman

Guy Whimper started two games for the Steelers and played in 11 – at both guard positions and at right tackle.

1 month ago



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