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Friday September 19 2014
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Hall of Famer becomes second Steelers player to have jersey retired
07/30/2014 - 14:45
PSR Staff
With Training Camp starting July 25th, there are several position battles to keep an eye on. Notably, starting spots are up for grabs at receiver, left tackle, defensive end, inside linebacker and possibly even cornerback. Here’s a look at the competitors at each spot.
07/11/2014 - 20:38
Jeremy Tepper
Quick. Fill in the blank: The Steelers’ current receiving corps is (fill in the blank). Deep? Bottom-heavy? Talented yet unproven?
07/06/2014 - 18:35
Ryan Bertonaschi
From the front office to the gridiron, no term personifies the Pittsburgh Steelers better than tradition. That tradition has generated a large sense of pride for fans, and the organization and surrounding community have also developed a great interpersonal relationship through various charities and events in past years.
06/23/2014 - 18:34
Samuel Fatula
Legendary Steelers coach Chuck Noll has passed away at the age of 82.
06/13/2014 - 23:54
PSR Staff
Steelers first-round pick Ryan Shazier met with the media during the team’s rookie camp last month. Shazier, from Fort Lauderdale, FL, was a two-year starter at outside linebacker for the Ohio State Buckeyes.
06/06/2014 - 15:12
PSR Staff
Pitt and Penn State were fairly well-represented in last month’s NFL Draft, with each school sending three players into the league via the annual draft. The western Pennsylvania region also saw three players selected.
06/06/2014 - 11:44
Tony DeFazio
Another day, another lawsuit. Life in today’s NFL. More than 600 former players are part of a class-action lawsuit that says the league administered addictive pain killers to players without proper prescriptions or medical supervision, and with little or no explanation of the risks and dangers.
06/06/2014 - 11:17
Tony DeFazio
The Steelers continued their defensive overhaul in last month's NFL Draft when they added Ohio State linebacker Ryan Shazier and Notre Dame defensive lineman Stephon Tuitt in the first two rounds.
06/05/2014 - 09:09
Tony DeFazio
The Steelers were active in free agency this offseason, adding several veterans to bolster their depth, complement existing strengths and replace departed starters.
05/31/2014 - 22:57
Nate Marsh
Final six picks split evenly between offense and defense
05/10/2014 - 21:17
Tony DeFazio
Talent has never been the question when it comes to Steelers wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey. The 6’ 2”, 220-pound wideout displayed a tantalizing combination of size and speed coming out of the University of Maryland.
05/10/2014 - 20:39
Dan Sostek
Steelers look for receivers and corners, local players play the waiting game
05/10/2014 - 10:50
Tony DeFazio
Steelers fortify defensive line and add versatile offensive weapon in second and third rounds
05/09/2014 - 23:59
Tony DeFazio
The Steelers selected Ohio State linebacker Ryan Shazier with their first pick, 15th overall, in the first-round of the 2014 NFL Draft.
05/09/2014 - 00:05
PSR Staff
I spent three days late last month visiting 18 high schools across the WPIAL. I drove 533 miles, took hundreds of photographs, shook hands with dozens of coaches, athletic directors and principals and climbed way too many stadium steps. I loved every minute of it, of course.
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On the heels of two straight wins, the Franklin Regional Panthers are looking to improve to 3-1 Friday night as welcome the Indiana Little Indians (2-1) to Panther Stadium.
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Belle Vernon will battle Hollidaysburg in a WPIAL Triple-A clash Friday night with both teams looking for their third win on the season.
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The Steelers traditional powerhouse defense has set a yearly standard for fans and pundits for decades. But an aging Pittsburgh defense has had a rocky time the last couple of seasons.
Feature FourPure Steel
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Twenty-two WPIAL football teams will have new coaches pacing the sidelines this season, including a few that will be featured in the CoGo's Feature Matchup this season.
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Several of the most coveted recruits throughout the WPIAL have already made their college decisions, most notably Sterling Jenkins of Baldwin. Others, like Central Valley's Jordan Whitehead, are still being recruited.
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Bill Cherpak misses the way it used to be. Back in the 80’s, when the current Thomas Jefferson High School coach was a player at Steel Valley, the recruiting process wasn’t publicized. It was low-key compared to the present.
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The Mon-Valley has put plenty of athletes on Division 1 football teams over the years, including several who made it to the NFL. There are a few Mon-Valley natives playing D-1 ball this season.
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