1. Cost-Effective Moves the Pittsburgh Steelers Can Make This Offseason

    The Pittsburgh Steelers figure to be about $10 million over the salary cap this offseason, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette...

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  2. How the Pittsburgh Steelers Can Fix Their Backfield Woes in 2013

    The first step the Pittsburgh Steelers must take to fix their backfield woes in 2013 is to say goodbye to Rashard Mendenhall . Then they have to draft a running back, perhaps as high as the second round...

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  3. Pittsburgh Steelers 6 Biggest Divisional Playoff Wins

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have reached the NFL divisional playoffs in only two of the last seven seasons. It might seem like more because when the Steelers were among the NFL's final eight teams in 2008 and 2010, they reached the Super Bowl both times...

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  4. NFL Divisional Playoff Is Best Sports Weekend of the Year

    The NFL Divisional Playoffs are the best annual weekend on the sports calendar. There might be weekends when major events in several sports combine to keep the remote control in ...

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  5. 6 Players Pittsburgh Steelers Should Target in First Round of 2013 NFL Draft

    As a consolation prize for not making the playoffs, the Pittsburgh Steelers could get a player in the 2013 NFL draft who makes an immediate impact. The Steelers have the 17th pick in the first round of the draft after finishing 8-8 in 2012...

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  6. 6 Free Agents Pittsburgh Steelers Must Target

    The Pittsburgh Steelers traditionally don't make a big splash signing free agents, and that's not likely to change in 2013. It's not the Steelers' philosophy to spend big on marquee free agents...

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  7. Pittsburgh Steelers' 7 Biggest Offseason Decisions

    Whether the 2012 Pittsburgh Steelers finish 7-9 or 8-8, it's not a record that looks good for a franchise that measures its success with championship rings. The Steelers could be facing even uglier numbers during the offseason...

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  8. Bengals vs. Steelers: Why Steelers Need Rashard Mendenhall in Week 16 Matchup

    The Pittsburgh Steelers play a do-or-die game Sunday on the 40th anniversary of The Immaculate Reception—the play on which Franco Harris scored the most pivotal touchdown in Steelers history...

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  9. The 10 Best Highlights of Pittsburgh Steelers' 2012 Season so Far

    It's hard to believe the 2012 Pittsburgh Steelers season includes highlights, considering the Steelers have lost four of their last five and are a .500 football team right now...

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  10. Steelers vs. Cowboys: A Reversal of Fortune Entering Week 15 Matchup

    For Pittsburgh Steelers fans old enough to remember any of the Super Bowls the Steelers have played against the Dallas Cowboys , it's been fun to sit back and laugh at the Cowboys' dysfunction over the past few years...

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  11. Steelers vs. Cowboys: Are These Teams Really Rivals?

    Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger took a poke at the Dallas Cowboys ’ “America’s Team” moniker this week as the Steelers prepared to face the Cowboys Sunday in Dallas...

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  12. 6 Potential Draft Picks That Would Be Immediate Starters for Pittsburgh Steelers

    It might be time for the Pittsburgh Steelers to wipe the slate clean at running back. The Steelers could find a new starter at the position in the 2013 NFL draft. Rashard Mendenhall's suspension puts his future with the Steelers in doubt...

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  13. Steelers Playoff Picture: What History Tells Us About Pittsburgh as Every Seed

    The Pittsburgh Steelers showed their playoff mettle on Sunday. The Steelers defeated the Baltimore Ravens behind backup quarterback Charlie Batch for their most impressive road win since they won in Baltimore in 2010...

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  14. 7 Quarterbacks Pittsburgh Steelers Could Take in Later Rounds of 2013 NFL Draft

    It looks like Charlie Batch will ride into the sunset a winner. If that happens, the Pittsburgh Steelers might want to look for his replacement in the 2013 NFL draft...

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  15. 10 Players Pittsburgh Steelers Could Take in the 1st Round of 2013 NFL Draft

    Pittsburgh Steelers fans had a lot more success hitting the wall with their shoe, than Charlie Batch did hitting receivers in Sunday's maddening loss to the Cleveland Browns...

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  16. Steelers vs. Browns: Steelers Must Win to Get Season Back on Track

    The Pittsburgh Steelers need a win in Cleveland Sunday to protect their one-game lead for the final AFC playoff spot. They'd also avoid their first losing streak of the season...

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  17. Pittsburgh Steelers: 9 Players That Deserve the Most Pro Bowl Consideration

    The Pittsburgh Steelers are in the thick of the AFC playoff race despite a rash of injuries and a crushing loss to the Baltimore Ravens at Heinz Field...

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  18. Projecting Odds for Every Playoff Seed for the Pittsburgh Steelers

    It was too good to be true. The Pittsburgh Steelers offensive line had been protecting Ben Roethlisberger so much better this season...

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  19. Steelers vs. Giants: Pittsburgh Wins on Emotional Night in Wake of Sandy

    I experience an emotional roller coaster ride every time I watch a Pittsburgh Steelers game. Sometimes, though, the viewing experience turns into an unforgettable night...

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  20. Steelers vs. Giants: A Steelers Fan Reflects in the Wake of Hurricane Sandy

    Considering Hurricane Sandy’s impact on New York and New Jersey, did the NFL make the right decision to play today's game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Giants ...

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  21. 6 Players Who Must Step Up for Pittsburgh Steelers to Earn a Playoff Berth

    It might not seem that difficult for the Pittsburgh Steelers to make the playoffs this season. The Steelers are one of five teams in the AFC with a 3-3 record...

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  22. Steelers vs. Bengals: Pittsburgh's Biggest Winners & Losers from NFL Week 7

    The Pittsburgh Steelers spared themselves all sorts of infamy with their 24-17 win over the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday night in Cincinnati. They won their first road game of the 2012 season...

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  23. Steelers vs. Bengals: Pittsburgh Faces Crucial Turning Point in Week 7 Matchup

    The Pittsburgh Steelers take their 2-3 record to Cincinnati this weekend to face the Bengals on Sunday Night Football . Many are concerned that the Steelers' 2012 season is turning into 2009 all over again...

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  24. Projecting the Biggest Roadblocks in Pittsburgh Steelers AFC North Title Pursuit

    The Pittsburgh Steelers find themselves in third place in the AFC North with a 2-3 record. Perhaps, there's a silver lining in the black and gold's slow start...

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  25. Pittsburgh Steelers: Why Rashard Mendenhall Shouldn't Criticize Fans

    Rashard Mendenhall seems to think the Pittsburgh Steelers need more support from their fans. The running back tweeted his beef with Steelers fans after Pittsburgh's 26-23 loss to the Tennessee Titans Thursday night...

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