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Reasons why the Steelers take a step back at quarterback in 2013

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Pittsburgh Steelers head-coach Mike Tomlin names starters going into camp and talks about his expectations of franchise quarterback Ben Roethlisberger in 2013

July 26 begins training camp for the Pittsburgh Steelers and on July 23 head-coach Mike Tomlin answered a few of Bob Labriola’s questions regarding the state of the team, and who we will see going into camp as starters. Tomlin named Jason Worilds and Cortez Allen starters of their respective positions as they enter camp.

Jason Worilds was dra…

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Ben Roethlisberger Continually Set Outside Top 5 Quarterback Rankings

Ben Roethlisberger has become one of the NFL’s true franchise quarterbacks during his tenure in Pittsburgh. He has helped the Steelers to three Super Bowl appearances and two Super Bowl wins. Roethlisberger is also on pace to hold all of the Steelers major passing records by the time he is done playing. Even so, he continually sits outside the to…

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Landry Jones has “no idea” if Steelers see him as their future quarterback

Former (and possibly future) Steelers backup quarterback Charlie Batch has openly wondered whether the team drafted quarterback Landry Jones to eventually supplant starter Ben Roethlisberger. Jones reacted to that notion with a smile and a shake of the head, per the Associated Press. “I have no idea,” Jones said.  “You might want…

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Steelers believe Tyler Bray is the best quarterback in the draft

According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, even though the Steelers aren’t ready to replace Ben Roethlisberger, they still may draft Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray. The Steelers are not ready to start grooming a replacement for Roethlisberger, who is 31 and entering his 10th season in the league. He has three more years remaining on his $ 100 mil…

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Pittsburgh Steelers could draft a quarterback

For the first time in a long time, Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert said the team was open to the possibility of drafting a quarterback, reports Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. The last time the Steelers drafted a quarterback was in 2008 when they selected Dennis Dixon in the 5th round. Via Dulac: “The Steelers are no…

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Former Steelers quarterback Jerrod Johnson works out at Texas A&M Pro Day

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Steelers claim Quarterback John Parker Wilson off waivers

According to ProFootballTalk the Steelers have claimed, and been awarded, quarterback John Parker Wilson on waivers. The Jaguars waived Wilson and the Steelers were the only team to put in a waiver claim on him.
He played almost exclusively on the Jaguars practice squad in 2012. For the previous three seasons before 2012 he was a practice squad pl…

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Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will restructure contract to provide cap relief

According to Albert Breer of NFL.com, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will do the Tom Brady thing and help out the salary cap strapped team.

A day after Brady renegotiated his deal to help New England gain substantial cap room to acquire key free agents, Pittsburgh is asking their signal caller to do the same. Breer writes:

‘Breer rep…

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Does your team have a franchise quarterback? If it does, be thankful

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