Defensive end Aaron Smith is apparently the latest Steelers All-Pro to be released in a series of cuts to get the team under the new NFL salary cap; Chris Kemoeatu and James Farrior expected to follow.
According to Peter Schaffer, Smith's agent, the team informed Smith that he will be released in the next few days.Smith is the second longtime Steelers player to be told he will be released in two
Coron Williams led the way with 25 points, while Velton Jones had a double-double with 12 points and 10 assists, as Robert Morris breezed past Monmouth 87-68 in the first round of the NEC Tournament Thursday night at the Sewall Center in Coraopolis.
obertris tied a single-game record with 16 3-pointers en route to an 87-68 victory over No.
Pascal Dupuis scored the game-deciding goal in a shootout as the Penguins overcame injuries to Kris Letang and Steve Sullivan to beat the Dallas Stars. James Neal and Chris Kunitz also scored in the shootout, while Kunitz, Sullivan and Craig Adams scored in regulation.
The Penguins earned a brilliant win in a rough, back and forth game with the Dallas Stars, their fourth win in a row. Goaltender Marc-Andre
Ashton Gibbs scored 19 points in what could be his final home game and Dante Taylor added 17 on 8-for-8 shooting as Pitt rolled to an 89-69 win over St. John’s at the Petersen Events Center on Wednesday night.
For everything that's wrong with Pitt's 2011-12 season, Wednesday night was just right.
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It's no secret that the Steelers need help in the defensive secondary and at outside linebacker, but there are also needs elsewhere. Here's a breakdown of the team’s potential targets in the upcoming NFL Draft.
West Virginia's Kevin White will be the first local player off the board, but Pitt's TJ Clemmings looks like a first-rounder as well. Penn State has several players expected to go in the second and third days of the draft.
Prospects are constantly moving up and down teams' draft boards as players visit and work out for teams during the month of April. Two quarterbacks and two receivers make up four of PSR's top five players available.
While the Steelers, Bengals and Ravens are coming off playoff appearances and look to fill specific needs in this month's draft, the Browns are once again in need of help all over the roster, particularly on offense.