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Ryan Shazier of the Ohio State Buckeyes poses with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after he was picked #15 overall by the Pittsburgh Steelers during the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on May 8, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Pittsburgh’s Ryan Shazier Best Bet To Start As Steelers Rookie Since 2001

The last time the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted a rookie who made an immediate impact and started opening day was Kendrell Bell in 2001, but first-round draft pick Ryan Shazier has all the skills of an NFL starter and the backing of defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau.

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(By: Justin K. Aller)

Best Case/Worst Case Scenarios For Steelers Upcoming Season

With the 2014-2015 NFL season about to get underway, Elliot Harrison of NFL.com took a look at the best and worst case scenarios for all 32 NFL teams.

93-7 The Fan–08/28/2014

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Report: Browns Don’t Want To Start Manziel Week One Against Steelers

Since the day he was drafted by the Cleveland Browns, there has been much speculation about whether or not Johnny Manziel would be able to unseat incumbent Brian Hoyer as the teams starting Quarterback.

93-7 The Fan–08/15/2014

BEREA, OH - MAY 17: Cleveland Browns draft pick Johnny Manziel #2 throws during the Cleveland Browns rookie minicamp on May 17, 2014 at the Browns training facility in Berea, Ohio.

Marcus Gilbert Calls Browns Team To Beat In AFC North

Many experts would agree that the Cleveland Browns are trending in the right direction for the first time since they last had a winning record in 2007, but not many are ready to call them the team to beat in the AFC North.

93-7 The Fan–08/12/2014

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Prediction Machine: Steelers Finish Third In AFC North, Miss Playoffs For 3rd Consecutive Year

What if we told you that the Pittsburgh Steelers would finish third in the AFC North behind the Cincinnati Bengals and Baltimore Ravens, missing the playoffs for the third year in a row.

08/07/2014

GREEN BAY, WI - DECEMBER 22: Le'Veon Bell #6 of the Pittsburgh Steelers avoids the reach of Morgan Burnett #42 of the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on December 22, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Steelers defeated the Packers 38-31. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Shootout With Packers Has Steelers Closer To Playoff Possibilities

The Pittsburgh Steelers shocked the Green Bay Packers with a 38-31 win at Lambeau Field only to understand that without a win against upcoming Cleveland Browns, their playoff hopes will die. Le’Veon Bell and Ike Taylor receive team awards.

12/25/2013

PITTSBURGH, PA - DECEMBER 15: Marvin Jones #82 of the Cincinnati Bengals battles for yards after a fourth quarter catch while being tackled by Cortez Allen #28 and Ryan Clark #25 of the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field on December 15, 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh won the game 30-20. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Steelers Get Late-Season Surge Against Bengals, Look To Packers

Coming off of a 30-20 win over the Cincinnati Bengals, the Pittsburgh Steelers look forward to their meeting with the Green Bay Packers on Lambeau Field this weekend.

12/18/2013

PITTSBURGH, PA - DECEMBER 08: Jerricho Cotchery #89 of the Pittsburgh Steelers tries to avoid the tackle of Reshad Jones #20 of the Miami Dolphins at Heinz Field on December 8, 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Miami won the game 34-28. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Steelers Celebrate NFL Legends, Look To Stop Bengals At Home

While Mel Blount and Franco Harris visit Heinz Field as NFL Legends, the Pittsburgh Steelers will rely on improved play and tenacity to hand the Cincinnati Bengals a loss in the AFC North.

12/13/2013

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Steelers Insider Ed Bouchette Previews Steelers-Bengals

With the Steelers almost mathematically eliminated from the playoffs, questions are arising as to whether or not the Steelers will begin to play some of their younger more inexperienced players, but Steelers Insider and Post-Gazette Beat Writer Ed Bouchette says he doesn’t see Head Coach Mike Tomlin taking that approach.

93-7 The Fan–12/12/2013

PITTSBURGH, PA - DECEMBER 08: Head coach Mike Tomlin watches his Pittsburgh Steelers looks on against the Miami Dolphins at Heinz Field on December 8, 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Miami won the game 34-28. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Tomlin Clear That Steelers Will Not Use Bengals Game As ‘Evaluation’

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin and players agree that the AFC North meeting with the Cincinnati Bengals will be business as usual, not an exhibition or evaluation game.

12/11/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 01: Ryan Tannehill #17 of the Miami Dolphins passes against the New York Jets during their game at MetLife Stadium on December 1, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Steelers Welcome Challenge That Tannehill And Dolphins Bring

The Pittsburgh Steelers (5-7) are still fighting for playoff hopes as they host the Miami Dolphins (6-6) at Heinz Field on Sunday. With Roethlisberger and Tannehill squaring off as the field generals, only a few points may separate the two teams in the end.

12/06/2013

BALTIMORE, MD - NOVEMBER 28: David DeCastro #66 and Ben Roethlisberger #7 stand next to head coach Mike Tomlin of the Pittsburgh Steelers after they failed to convert a two point attempt during the closing moments of their 22-20 loss to the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on November 28, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Struggling Steelers Have Several Irons In The Fire For Week 14

After catching fire in the last few weeks, the Pittsburgh Steelers lost to the Baltimore Ravens by two points on Thanksgiving. Refining their play will require the Steelers to once more ask players, especially on the offensive line, to step up and focus on the Miami Dolphins this Sunday.

12/04/2013

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Ravens Hold On For 22-20 Win Over Steelers

A game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens usually features hard hits, flying helmets and a pivotal play in the final minutes.

11/29/2013

FOXBORO, MA - NOVEMBER 03: Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers throws a pass against the New England Patriots in the third quarter at Gillette Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Injuries Aside, Mental Toughness Key To Steelers Victory Over Ravens

The Pittsburgh Steelers will look to leadership and mental toughness to create a win against the Baltimore Ravens on the road. The AFC North meeting proves to be a Thanksgiving feast of turf battles for supremacy on both sides of the ball.

11/28/2013

PITTSBURGH, PA - OCTOBER 20: Antonio Brown #84 of the Pittsburgh Steelers reacts after a first down against the Baltimore Ravens during the game on October 20, 2013 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Steelers 3-Game Win Streak Sweetens Pot For Ravens On Thanksgiving

For the Pittsburgh Steelers, Thanksgiving night may prove to be the most critical game of the 2013 NFL Season as they face a Baltimore Ravens team that is hungry to end their three-week winning streak. With playoff potential on the line, as well as bragging rights, the game will be everything it is billed to be, and more.

11/27/2013

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