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Steelers submit application to play host to Super Bowl in 2023

By Chris Adamski  and Bob Bauder
The year 2023 could prove to be “Super” for Pittsburgh. The Steelers have taken the first step to bring the Super Bowl — the 57th edition at the home of 57 Varieties? — to Heinz Field. The team submitted an application at ...

Rossi: Wild Wednesday proves Steelers rule

By Rob Rossi
Once the Penguins’ newest nifty sniper hits the city side coming from the Fort Pitt Tunnel, he’ll probably go the way of Pops, Mean Joe ...

Australians rule punting competition for chance to play for Steelers

By Mark Kaboly
It’s not unusual for teammates to grow up in the same city. Actually, it’s quite common. Look at the Steelers, for example. Antonio Brown, Sean Spence, ...

Steelers to honor Bettis with ring ceremony in October

By Mark Kaboly
Former Steelers running back Jerome Bettis will be honored with a special ring ceremony during a Week 4 Thursday Night Football game against rival Baltimore ...

Offseason training helping to accelerate adjustment to NFL life

By Chris Adamski
On the final day of April, they all technically still were amateurs. Seven weeks later, the members of the Steelers’ 2015 rookie class are ...

Rossi: Moats looks to make a splash with Steelers

By Rob Rossi
Arthur Moats is looking to be seen. He’s looking for Steelers’ coaches to see him as a starter. He’s looking for his younger teammates to ...

‘Immaculate’ football holds special meaning for West Mifflin father who scooped it up

By Chris Togneri
Jim Baker rises every day before the sun. He leaves his wife sleeping in bed, goes to the kitchen and pours a cup of coffee. Mug ...

Steelers CB Allen working to regain form, make an impact

By Ralph N. Paulk
Steelers cornerback Cortez Allen is trying to fight his way back after an uneven 2014 season accentuated by a series of injuries and an inability ...

Steelers PR staff wins Rozelle Award

By Mark Kaboly
The Steelers public relations staff Friday was selected as the 2015 Pete Rozelle Award winner by the Professional Football Writers of America. The Rozelle Award is given to the NFL club public relations staff that consistently strives for excellence in its ...

Judge reduces sentence in case connected to former Steelers doctor

By Brian Bowling
A federal judge Friday shaved two years off the sentence of a Bethel Park businessman who admitted he conspired with former Steelers doctor Richard Rydze in a prescription drug ring. William Zipf, 60, asked for the reduction because the U.S. Sentencing ...

Steelers wide receiver Wheaton embraces move to slot position

By Mark Kaboly
Antonio Brown can play in the slot, but the Steelers’ All-Pro receiver is much more valuable on the outside. The same goes for Martavis Bryant. With ...

Steelers notebook: Best RB tandem in NFL?

By Mark Kaboly
DeAngelo Williams spent the past eight years in Carolina with Jonathan Stewart next to him and combined for 10,453 yards, so he knows a thing or two about backfield tandems. Williams, who the Steelers signed as a free agent in the ...

Steelers running back Bell is taking long-term look at his NFL career

By Mark Kaboly
Le’Veon Bell is a here-and-now guy, but really, what 23-year-old isn’t? Still, the Steelers All-Pro running back — knowing the lifespan of an NFL back is ...

Steelers notebook: Tomlin stresses players remain in top physical shape

By Chris Adamski and Ralph N. Paulk
The upcoming five-week dead period between the end of minicamp Thursday and the opening of training camp July 25 is a time many in the ...

QB Roethlisberger embracing teaching role with Steelers’ offense

By Mark Kaboly
It wasn’t long after former Steelers wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders arrived in Denver last year that he said Peyton Manning was much more of a ...

Steelers notebook: Line coach wants strong run defense

By Ralph Paulk  and Mark Kaboly
For all the talk about the Steelers’ oft-timid pass rush, defensive line coach John Mitchell said he’s more concerned about the defense stopping the ground game. “In this league, if you don’t stop the run you don’t have a chance ...

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NFL

Browns claim Jeannette’s Pryor off waivers

By Wire Reports
CLEVELAND — Terrelle Pryor believes he can be an NFL wide receiver. The Browns are giving him a chance. Pryor, who has made 10 pro starts at quarterback, was awarded …