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Four Positions The Steelers Should Look to Upgrade This Offseason

There’s plenty of thinking and tinkering to do with the Steelers roster as we get set for the offseason and entering the 2012 campaign. With free agency and the draft coming up faster than we all think, today we’re gonna look at a couple spots on the team that could use improving in 2012 and […]

CB Ike Taylor Hit with $15,000 Fine for Head Butt

Make that fine #2 for the Steelers already in 2011. Friday the league fined CB Ike Taylor $15,000 for unnecessary roughness for head butting Ravens offensive tackle Michael Oher, which led to an altercation between the two teams where referee Tony Corrente was knocked down. Taylor’s fine comes a day after safety Troy Polamalu was […]

Steelers To Retain Services Of Ike Taylor

Top Flight Cover Corner According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter via Twitter, the Pittsburgh Steelers have decided to keep their best defensive back outside of Troy Polamalu: Pittsburgh reached agreement with veteran cornerback Ike Taylor on a four-year deal. This was an easy choice for the Steelers, who lack quality depth behind Taylor at cornerback.

Steelers Free Agent CB Taylor Sounds Like He Wants to Stay in Pittsburgh

Maybe the greatest position of need on the Steelers heading into 2011 is that of cornerback. The team will enter free agency (whenever that may be) with starters Ike Taylor and William Gay both eligible to hit the open market. It is starting to sound more and more like Taylor, who is the more desired […]

Steelers Begin Talks With CB Ike Taylor About a New Deal

Reports are out that the Steelers have started talking to free agent to be cornerback Ike Taylor about numbers that would keep him in Pittsburgh for a few more seasons as the teams number one CB. Director of football operations Kevin Colbert confirmed today that the club has started discussions with Taylor, who will not […]

New York Media Making Up Their Own Trash Talking As AFC Title Game Nears

Well, you knew it had to be coming at some point. The New York media simply couldn’t let it alone when it came to the lack of trash talking that WASN’T going on between the Steelers and Jets. Today, four days before the game, Bart Hubbuch of the New York Post decided to basically make […]

Gridiron Gab Week Fifteen Preview – New York Jets at Pittsburgh

With a shot to put a strangle hold on the division, the Steelers host a team that is slumping Sunday at Heinz Field, the 9-4 New York Jets. The Jets have dropped two in a row, and have a QB in Mark Sanchez that is struggling to the point where his coach is taking him […]

What Position on the Steelers Has the Most Concerns?

With about two weeks to the opener, the Steelers continue to work as they get ready for their real final preseason test in Denver Sunday night (we all know no one will really play vs the Panthers a week from Thursday). With that, there are still question marks on the roster, and areas to talk […]