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June 30, 2017

Exclusive with Steelers OT Brian Mihalik

First, as a guy in his second round of OTAs and mini-camp with the Steelers, noticing anything different with the team and schemes this season? Not really – it’s the same thing as last year – pretty much the same stuff. Same coaches…same players… Your story is an interesting one … Read Article →

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June 24, 2017

Interview with Steelers/Former Pitt TE Scott Orndoff

With @SteelNationAssc , Steelers tight end Scott Orndoff discusses making the roster, mentors (including his father who played professional football), skill development and more. http://www.steelnationassociation.com/protect/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Scott-orndoff1.m4a Read more by former Steelers via the book Steelers Takeaways: Player Memories Through the Decades.  To order, just click on the book:

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June 23, 2017

Interview with Steelers WR Demarcus Ayers

First, tell us a bit about how this offseason differs from last one for you? Well it’s not so much new just more competition. It’s been more competitive as a team this year versus last year. We had great attendance in OTAs and mini-camp – they key players showed up … Read Article →

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June 20, 2017

Interview with Steelers DL Lavon Hooks

First, you were a good basketball player in high school and college. Why chose football? I was too short for my position – I was a center. I took on football but I was new to it – it was  a challenge. Happy about the decision? I’m definitely happy. I … Read Article →

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June 18, 2017

Interview with Tribune-Review Steelers Reporter Chris Adamski

Chris Adamski (@C_AdamskiTrib) takes us around the horn on the Steelers squad to discuss depth and roster questions/issues early in the offseason. First, let’s start with defense and the scheme  – inn speaking with some of the players this week it seems like the one common theme on defense is improved … Read Article →

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June 14, 2017

Interview with Steelers TE Phazahn Odom

First, I know you’re in between OTA’s and camp. What are you doing with yourself now? Well, I’m in New York and just took my finals – I happy – I did really well. I know I have  rookie development soon. Then camp after that. You just wrapped up OTA’s … Read Article →

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June 13, 2017

Pittsburgh Pantheon of Sports – Best Championship % of all Cities Since 1970

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June 09, 2017

Interview with former Steeler Carlos Emmons

With SteelCityUnderground, I interview former Steelers LB Carlos Emmons on making the transition  as a rookie outside linebacker to the NFL, pass rush techniques, frustrations of dropping into coverage, mentors and more. CARLOS EMMONS Read more interviews by former Steelers via the book Steelers Takeaways: Player Memories Through the Decades.  To … Read Article →

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June 03, 2017

J.T. Thomas Discusses DB Play with the Current and 70’s Steelers Teams

We had the opportunity to interview former Steeler cornerback JT Thomas on Steel Nation Radio Presented By Steelers Takeaways.  Thomas was an All-Pro CB and part of all four Steeler Super Bowls in the 70′s and knows a thing or two about playing in the secondary, an area the Steelers … Read Article →

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June 01, 2017

Training Camp Stories by Former Steelers

Donovan Woods: “I think I was really just a training camp body, but I just wanted an opportunity.  I thought I would be playing inside but they put me at outside in mini-camp so I was outside. There were a ton of guys I thought. Though I played outside all … Read Article →

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