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HOF finalist Bettis ‘behind everything’ in 2005 Super Bowl run

By Rob Rossi 12:28 p.m.
PHOENIX — The second Super Steelers era started with a Bus stop. “He really had a lot to do with winning that fifth Super Bowl,” Steelers chairman Dan Rooney said of Pro Football Hall of Fame finalist Jerome Bettis. “He got everybody ...

Dungy, Greene represent more Steelers ties in hall of fame voting

By Rob Rossi
PHOENIX — Tony Dungy defied the old school. Kevin Greene defined it. Both men, each with ties to the Steelers, are among 18 finalists for induction ...

Rooney says Pittsburgh is ‘good place’ for next northern Super Bowl

By Rob Rossi
PHOENIX — The Steelers have won the most Super Bowls. Their iconic founding family wants to bring one to Pittsburgh. “Yeah, I think it should happen,” chairman Dan Rooney said Friday after taking in NFL commissioner Roger Goodell’s annual pre-Super Bowl address ...

Charge against ex-Steeler dropped after community service

By Adam Brandolph
A district judge dismissed a drug charge against former Steeler LeGarrette Blount on Friday because the Super Bowl-bound running back completed his court-ordered community service, ...

Ex-Steelers QB Batch creates sports medicine startup at Pitt

By Megha Satyanarayana
Former Steelers quarterback Charlie Batch is among a group of partners who have created a new sports medicine partnership at the University of Pittsburgh. Impellia …

Now a Patriot, RB Blount’s thrilled to have moved on from Steelers

By Jack Magruder
PHOENIX — LeGarrette Blount’s appearance at Super Bowl media day was a little like his last day as a Steeler — except he stayed for ...

LeBeau won’t join Cardinals coaching staff

By Mark Kaboly
Former Steelers defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau might coach somewhere next season, but it won’t be for Arizona and his friend Bruce Arians. Arians confirmed Monday that LeBeau turned down an offer to join the Cardinals defensive staff. LeBeau and the Steelers ...

Increasing pressure on QBs will be offseason focus for Steelers

By Mark Kaboly
Mike Tomlin alluded to it during his season-ending news conference. A couple of weeks later, newly promoted defensive coordinator Keith Butler made a reference to it ...

Allegheny County sheriff defends lieutenant who heads Steelers security

By Aaron Aupperlee
Allegheny County Sheriff William Mullen stood by a lieutenant Friday whose job providing security to Pittsburgh Steelers players came under fire in an ESPN report. The ...

Steelers sign punter Wing to 1-year extension

By Chris Adamski
The Steelers announced Friday they signed punter Brad Wing to a one-year contract extension. A native of Australia and former punter at LSU who went undrafted in 2013, Wing made his debut for the Steelers this past season and averaged 43.7 ...

Steelers mum on national report involving head of security

By Michael Hasch and Mark Kaboly
An ESPN report accusing longtime Steelers head of security Jack Kearney of using his high-ranking Allegheny County sheriff status to improperly help Steelers players largely ...

NFL names sportsmanship award after Steelers founder

By Mark Kaboly
The NFL has been synonymous with the name Rooney for more than 80 years. And now, the league has an award named after one. The NFL announced ...

Jury awards no damages in civil case against former Steeler Okobi

By Adam Brandolph
Even though former Pittsburgh Steeler Chukky Okobi was negligent during a bar fight in the South Side in 2012, he neither assaulted nor battered a ...

Steelers’ Rooney ‘not expecting a problem’ with new Big Ben deal

By Mark Kaboly
Steelers team president and owner Art Rooney II said before the start of training camp in late July that the organization planned on working on ...

Steelers’ Rooney says both teams should use same footballs

By Mark Kaboly
Steelers president Art Rooney II said Wednesday he expects the NFL competition committee to look at the rule that makes each team responsible for providing ...

Castle Shannon woman set to cash in on sports memorabilia collection

By Karen Price
Dawn D’Alessandro is putting the matter of her wealth of sports memorabilia to bed. This after storing the memorabilia under a bed. The take? As much as ...

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Dungy, Greene represent more Steelers ties in hall of fame voting

By Rob Rossi
PHOENIX — Tony Dungy defied the old school. Kevin Greene defined it. Both men, each with ties to the Steelers, are among 18 finalists for induction to the Pro Football …