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Steelers restructure Gilbert, Mitchell contracts; Pouncey close

By Mark Kaboly
The new NFL year is less than two weeks away, and the Steelers are wasting no time clearing space in order to be salary-cap compliant. They’re also creating room to sign quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to a long-term deal and place ...

Steelers’ decision for NFL Draft: Pass rusher or cornerback?

By Mark Kaboly
There’s no real secret the Steelers need help at cornerback. Following a season in which the Steelers finished near the bottom of the NFL in pass ...

Steelers will pass on renewing sponsorship of free T rides

By Bobby Kerlik
The Pittsburgh Steelers said Monday they don’t plan to renew their sponsorship of free T service that brings thousands of fans to Heinz Field, raising ...

Steelers’ Harrison announces desire to play one more year

By Mark Kaboly
James Harrison wants to play another year of football, but that doesn’t necessarily mean it will be with the Steelers. Harrison announced on social media Sunday ...

Steelers GM Colbert prepared to look at all options before draft

By Mark Kaboly
INDIANAPOLIS — If you look at the history, the Steelers don’t really want to take a cornerback in the first round of the NFL Draft ...

Steelers notebook: Search for tight end could lead to Penn State’s James

By Mark Kaboly
INDIANAPOLIS — With Heath Miller being the only tight end under contract with the Steelers, the position has become somewhat of an immediate need. That need could be filled in part by somebody who grew up right down ...

Ben Roethlisberger Foundation grants $55K to Pittsburgh-area K-9 programs

By Rick Wills
The Ben Roethlisberger Foundation at The Giving Back Fund awarded six grants to Pittsburgh-area police K-9 programs totaling $55,000. Departments will use the grants to start K-9 units, upgrade vehicles and replace dogs that are ready to retire, according to the ...

High school notebook: Former Steelers LB Gildon named coach at Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic

By Kevin Gorman
With eyes wide and jaws dropped, Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic’s players met their new football coach Tuesday morning after former Steelers linebacker Jason Gildon was ...

Steelers GM Colbert looks at NFL Combine as important piece of puzzle

By Mark Kaboly
Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert values the NFL Scouting Combine as much as his counterparts. Colbert realizes how important the week-long poking, prodding, measuring, weighing, testing ...

Steelers await word from NFL on probable Bell suspension

By Mark Kaboly
Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert on Tuesday said that the organization didn’t yet know of any plans by the NFL to discipline running back Le’Veon ...

Time running out for Steelers’ third-string quarterback Jones?

By Mark Kaboly
The Steelers used a fourth-round pick on quarterback Landry Jones not so he could be groomed to be Ben Roethlisberger’s eventual replacement, but more to ...

Gorman: Steelers botch Big Ben’s negotiation

By Kevin Gorman
The Steelers signing Ben Roethlisberger to a new contract is such a foregone conclusion that their general manager essentially gave away the negotiations before they ...

Depth a concern for Steelers’ Colbert

By Mark Kaboly
Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert is worried. He’s as worried as one can be in February, and for a pretty good reason. Upcoming free agency ...

Steelers, Vikings to meet in Hall of Fame game

By Mark Kaboly
Steelers, Vikings to meet in HOF game Jerome Bettis’ Pro Football Hall of Fame induction celebration has been extended by a day. The NFL announced Wednesday that the Steelers will play the Minnesota Vikings in the Hall of Fame game at ...

Steelers start contract talks with quarterback Roethlisberger

By Mark Kaboly
Ben Roethlisberger won a share of the NFL passing title as a 32-year-old. Roethlisberger also set franchise records in passing yards and touchdowns as he started ...

Steelers notebook: No negotiations yet with Worilds

By Mark Kaboly
The Steelers have yet to reach out to soon-to-be free agent linebacker Jason Worilds about a new contract. Worilds’ contract will expire on March 10 if ...

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NFL

Ruling favors Vikings’ Peterson, sets up reinstatement

By The Associated Press 12:18 a.m.
A federal judge has opened the door for faster reinstatement of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, ruling an NFL arbitrator “failed to meet his duty” in a child abuse …