PITTSBURGH — Mason Rudolph started wearing the No. 2 while playing high school football in South Carolina. He kept it during his record-breaking career at Oklahoma State, where he left as the program’s all-time winningest quarterback.
When the Pittsburgh Steelers let him know No. 2 was ...
PITTSBURGH — Tom Wilson of the Washington Capitals still has one game remaining on his well-deserved suspension from the NHL.
He earned it with a vicious hit that broke Zach Aston-Reese’s jaw. The video doesn’t lie. When Wilson aimed his shoulder at Aston-Reese’s head and collided ...
The Associated Press
PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers released veteran safety J.J. Wilcox on Monday just days after selecting a pair of safeties in the NFL draft.
Wilcox played in 12 games for the Steelers in 2017 after Pittsburgh got him from Tampa Bay last September for late-round ...
By Stephen Flinn
For the Mirror
PITTSBURGH — Penn State safety Marcus Allen sat anxiously with family on Saturday afternoon watching the NFL draft.
When his name was called in the fifth round (No. 148 overall) by the Pittsburgh Steelers, he could not have been happier. Allen is a ...
PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers didn’t take an inside linebacker in the NFL draft.
That doesn’t mean they didn’t want one.
It simply means when it came time to pick, they looked at their internal draft board, they looked at the players available in a position where there — at ...
PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers selected Virginia Tech safety Terrell Edmunds with the 28th overall pick in the draft to bolster a secondary in the midst of a serious offseason overhaul.
The Steelers released safeties Mike Mitchell and Rob Golden as well as veteran cornerback William ...
ARLINGTON, Texas — Injured Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier limped slowly onto the stage at the NFL draft and announced Pittsburgh’s first-round pick less than five months after a spine injury.
Shazier’s appearance Thursday night was a surprise.
“That’s a huge lift not only for ...
PITTSBURGH — Kevin Colbert isn’t a fan of the word “need.”
The Pittsburgh Steelers general manager believes it points too specifically to one area of weakness.
“We have to be better and I do not think we were better in 2017 than we were in 2016 because we got eliminated a round ...
The following is the seventh of seven position-by-position Steelers 2018 draft analyses:
Currently on the roster: Ryan Shazier (injured), Vince Williams, Jon Bostic, Tyler Matakevich, L.J. Fort, Keith Kelsey, Matt Galambos
Last five drafts: Shazier (first round, 2014) ...
The following is a possible draft scenario for the Steelers:
1. (28) Rashaan Evans, ILB, Alabama
2. (60) Kerryon Johnson, RB, Auburn
3. (92) Terrell Edmunds, FS, Virginia Tech
5. (148) Derrick Nnadi, DT, Florida State
5. (165) Justin Watson, WR, Penn
7. (220) Ethan Wolf, TE, ...
The following is the sixth of seven position-by-position Steelers 2018 draft analyses:
Currently on the roster: Javon Hargrave, Daniel McCullers
Last five drafts: Hargrave (third round, 2016) has been a solid starter for the Steelers, and McCullers (sixth round, 2014) ...
CLEVELAND — Bennie Cunningham, a versatile tight end who starred at Clemson and won two Super Bowls with the Pittsburgh Steelers, has died. He was 63.
The university says Cunningham died of cancer Monday at the Cleveland Clinic.
Cunningham played 10 seasons and caught more than 200 passes ...
The following is the fifth of seven position-by-position Steelers 2018 draft analyses:
Currently on the roster: Joe Haden, Artie Burns, Mike Hilton, Cameron Sutton, Coty Sensabaugh, Brian Allen, Dashaun Phillips, Antonio Crawford
Last five drafts: Burns (first round, 2016) has ...
28. PITTSBURGH STEELERS (13-4)
LAST SEASON: Steelers had little trouble rolling to third AFC North title in four years but flamed out in playoffs when Jaguars stunned them for second time in four months, 45-42 in divisional round. Defense led NFL and set franchise record with 57 sacks, but ...
The following is the fourth of seven position-by-position Steelers 2018 draft analyses:
Currently on the roster: Antonio Brown, JuJu Smith-Schuster, Martavis Bryant, Darrius Heyward-Bey, Justin Hunter, Trey Griffey, Tevin Jones, Justin Thomas, Marcus Tucker
Last five ...
The following is the third of seven position-by-position Steelers 2018 draft analyses:
Currently on the roster: Le’Veon Bell, James Conner, Stevan Ridley, Fitzgerald Toussaint, James Summers
Last five drafts: It’s hard to believe Bell (second round, 2013) has been in ...
From Mirror, wire reports
When you have been as successful as the Pittsburgh Steelers have been over the years, people want to watch you on television, and the National Football League wants you to be on television. That is the case again in 2018.
The NFL released its 2018 schedule for each ...
The following is the first of seven position-by-position Steelers 2018 draft analyses:
Currently on roster: Ben Roethlisberger, Landry Jones, Joshua Dobbs
Last five drafts: Jones was a fourth-round choice in 2013 and has been a decent backup for Roethlisberger but hasn’t ...
The Associated Press
PITTSBURGH — James Harrison is taking another shot at retirement, and this time it’s likely to stick for the longtime Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker.
The five-time Pro Bowler, two-time All Pro and 2008 NFL Defensive Player of the Year announced on Instagram early ...
PITTSBURGH — It’s a cruel April Fool joke that’s being played on the Pirates.
They get extra time in Detroit.
Two of their first three scheduled games had to be postponed because of weather, including the Thursday opener and Saturday’s matinee.
So at 6:10 p.m. this evening — about ...