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Tuesday August 4 2015
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Pirates-Cubs postponed

Pirates-Cubs postponed

Before Monday night's game against the Chicago Cubs was postponed due to inclement weather, the Pirates learned that All-Star pitcher A.J. Burnett will be out for the next four weeks with a flexor strain in his right elbow.

Up Close with Steelers Offensive Coordinator Todd Haley

Up Close with Steelers Offensive Coordinator Todd Haley

Todd Haley is entering his fourth season as the Steelers' offensive coordinator. After a bumpy start to his tenure in Pittsburgh, Haley directed one of the most explosive offenses in team history in 2014.

Back on the Run

Back on the Run

In 2012, the leading rusher for the Pittsburgh Steelers was Jonathan Dwyer. His 623 yards was the second-lowest total for the team's leading rusher in a full season since Dick Hoak's 531 yards led the way in 1969.

What

What "All In" Really Looks Like

When Neal Huntington took over as the Pirates general manager in 2008, the first thing he did was tear down the roster of a team that had not won in decades.

Where the Locals Landed

Where the Locals Landed

Training camps are open across the NFL and dozens of rookies are trying to buck the odds and earn a roster spot, including nearly two dozen with ties to western or central Pennsylvania.

Back to the Basics

Back to the Basics

The Pittsburgh Steelers have been notorious for having a top unit at the linebacker position year in and year out. Dating back to the days of Jack Lambert and Jack Ham, the Steelers have built their defensive foundation around the linebackers.

The win, which got testy in the later innings after a pair of hit batsmen, gave the Pirates a split in the four-game series with the Reds.

Led by a hat trick from their leading scorer, Rob Vincent, the Pittsburgh Riverhounds blanked USL rival Wilmington Hammerheads, 3-0, on Saturday at Highmark Stadium to end their three-game losing s

The Pirates did their best to make Iglesias look like a seasoned veteran on Saturday night. The Cuban flamethrower gave the Reds 6.2 solid innings of two runs on four hits and five strikeouts.

The Pirates finished July with a 17-9 record, the best mark in the National League. They had been 0-4 at Great American Ballpark this season.

PITTSBURGH—University of Pittsburgh athletic director Scott Barnes announced today that head women’s basketball coach Suzie McConnell-Serio has signed a new contractual agreement t

The 32-year-old Happ was acquired in exchange for minor league pitcher Adrian Sampson, while the 33-year-old Morse was traded for outfielder Jose Tabata.

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The Steelers started the offseason by signing franchise quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to a significant contact extension. A day before training camp opened, they capped the offseason by extending the contract of general manger Kevin Colbert.
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In 2012, the leading rusher for the Pittsburgh Steelers was Jonathan Dwyer. His 623 yards was the second-lowest total for the team's leading rusher in a full season since Dick Hoak's 531 yards led the way in 1969.
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Todd Haley is entering his fourth season as the Steelers' offensive coordinator. After a bumpy start to his tenure in Pittsburgh, Haley directed one of the most explosive offenses in team history in 2014.
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Time moves faster in the NFL. Players seem to age more rapidly and rosters turn over more quickly than in any other sport. Nowhere else is this more evident than the Steelers defense, where nine of 2011’s opening day starters are no longer with the team.
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Pitt football’s forgettable Paul Chryst era ended at 19-20 when the Madison native returned to Wisconsin to coach the Badgers, leaving the program in the same state of mediocrity in which he found it.
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On the heels of a dismal 4-8 season in 2013—and seated firmly upon the hotseat—head coach Dana Holgorsen was able to steer the West Virginia football program back in the right direction in 2014.
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In western Pennsylvania, football is the sport that the natives follow most closely, and with two major programs, Pitt and Penn State, most of the attention is divided among the two of them.
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Stepping into Beaver Stadium sporting traditional, nameless navy blue and white jerseys, Penn State football intends to chase a championship under second-year head coach James Franklin.
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