Daily Archives: March 22, 2013

Victor Butler leaves Saints without contract

For a change, the Butler didn’t do it. Specifically, free-agent linebacker Victor Butler didn’t sign a contract with the Saints.  According to Larry Holder of the New Orleans Times-Picayune, Butler concluded his visit to Louisiana without becoming a member of the local NFL team. Per Holder, Butler will be visiting the Browns on Monday….

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Mike Tomlin at Owners Meeting

Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin had breakfast with the media in Phoenix, Arizona during the NFL Owners Meeting. Here is what Coach Tomlin had to say about losing James Harrison, the AFC North, rule changes and much more….

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Rumors That Steelers Will Meet With Brian Urlacher

There are small rumors and grumblings saying that the Steelers will meet with former Chicago Bears inside linebacker, Brian Urlacher. Reportedly, a source close to the All-Pro linebacker says he is to meet with Pittsburgh to discuss possible contract negotiations. The team or Urlacher has not came out and released this information to the public ye…

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2013 MDA Muscle Team

The 2013 Muscle Team event was held at Heinz Field to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Pittsburgh Steelers players and city firefighters teamed up with young MDA Goodwill Ambassadors for a night of fun and games….

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Report: Dolphins have “jumped into” Dumervil discussions

We’ve heard plenty about interest from the Broncos, Ravens and Steelers in signing defensive end Elvis Dumervil since the Broncos put Dumervil on the market after the fax machine’s most high-profile moment in at least a decade. Mike Klis of the Denver Post reports that a fourth AFC team has at least dipped its toes…ProFootballTalk » Pittsburgh Steelers

Players have fun, make new friends

Baron Batch was smiling and laughing as he attacked the foosball table with all his might, all the while encouraging 10-year old Lucas Sumney to do the same. But it was Sumney that was the star, t……

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Giants close to deal with Ryan Mundy

Apparently, the Ryan Mundy visit with the Giants went well. According to USA Today‘s Mike Garafolo, the Steelers safety is close to a deal while in New York. The addition of a safety with five starts in four years isn’t necessarily interesting in and of itself. But it does point to the soft market for…ProFootballTalk » Pittsburgh Steelers

Mike Wallace’s cap number in 2013 is only $3.25 million

Often, when only general details emerge regarding a big contract, the truth ends up undercutting the perception created by the deal. So that’s why we were skeptical about the Mike Wallace contract, which was described only as being worth $ 60 million over five years, with $ 30 million guaranteed. Here are the full details, per a…...ProFootballTalk » Pittsburgh Steelers

Steelers made late play for Jake Long

When an NFL team from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania makes a late play on a free agent, that team typically comes from the Philadelphia area.  With tackle Jake Long, the 11th-hour effort originated in Pittsburgh. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Steelers “made a play” to get Long, just before he agreed to terms…...

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Pittsburgh Steelers Potential First Round Pick Jarvis Jones Disappoints at Pro Day

The Pittsburgh Steelers are expected to be taking a long look at linebacker and safety in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft. With James Harrison no longer with the team and Larry Foote closing in on his 33rd birthday the Steelers need to find replacements and depth at outside and inside linebacker. Pittsburgh is also looking for at least one sa…

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