Team announces new deals for cornerback Ike Taylor and three other unrestricted free agents; and signs six of their seven 2011 draft picks, including No. 2 choice Cameron Heyward.
07/29/2011 - 17:56
Max Starks and Antwaan Randle El let go
07/28/2011 - 13:58
Veteran Sepulveda could be on his way out via free agency
07/27/2011 - 18:46
TJ's DeCicco, McKeesport's Leonard among other local players to sign
07/26/2011 - 12:26
If fans of the Ohio State football program needed some good news amidst all the turmoil, they didn't get it from Terrelle Pryor. The Buckeye quarterback announced that he is entering the NFL's July supplemental draft. Pryor faced a five-game suspension, along with the anger of Buckeye fans, had he returned for his senior season.
07/08/2011 - 14:01
With the dog days of summer upon us, football fans are usually anxiously awaiting the opening of training camp. But this summer is different as the NFL is in the midst of its longest work stoppage since 1987.
07/05/2011 - 15:21
While the NFL’s labor dispute might be solved in time for a full season of play, the shadow of the offseason lockout will undoubtedly linger over the crop of rookies making their entrances into the league. These young talents have been drafted and yet are unable to work out with their new team or meet with their new coaches. Many have yet to receive a playbook.
06/23/2011 - 11:37
While the Steelers Nation was still mourning the loss of the Lombardi Trophy to the Green Bay Packers, Hines Ward was already focusing on the pursuit of another championship.
06/19/2011 - 17:00
In 2003, there was the “Rooney Rule” named after Dan Rooney’s commitment to giving management opportunities to African-Americans. Then in 2009 came the so-called “Hines Ward Rule” that penalized blindside blocks to an opponent’s head.
06/15/2011 - 07:41
What started as a small but passionate group of knowledgeable female Pittsburgh sports fans has quickly turned into one massive and mighty movement. Meet the Black N Gold Girls.
06/06/2011 - 19:25
The former running back and Pro Football Hall of Famer was the first Pittsburgh Steelers player to rush for 1,000 yards in a season and is the fourth-leading rusher in franchise history.
06/04/2011 - 16:27
Steelers receiver Hines Ward and his partner won the ABC dancing show "Dancing With The Stars" on Tuesday night.
05/24/2011 - 23:00
For hopeful draftees, the NFL Draft brings out a plethora of emotions. The three day event, which takes place annually at Radio City Music Hall in Manhattan, can be just as invigorating as heartbreaking. There are no guarantees; no one--not an agent, not a coach, not an analyst--is an expert. For many late-round picks, the wait can make a player feel more helpless than they’ve ever felt on a football field.
05/08/2011 - 11:58
“Somebody needs to tell Rashard to lay off the Twitter for a bit.” That was the text that PSR contributing writer Anthony Jaskulski sent to me earlier this month, shortly after hearing the the news about Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall and his less-than-well-thought-out posts on the social media website Twitter.
05/06/2011 - 10:47
Kevin Colbert called the Steelers’ drafting of Ohio State defensive end Cameron Heyward “a special moment for this organization.” Hmm… Right up there with any of the six Super Bowl championships? Wasn’t picking Joe Greene in 1969 special? Terry Bradshaw, a year later?
05/02/2011 - 12:38