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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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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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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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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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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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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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Kyle Jolly, Steelers Offensive Lineman, 2010-2011

First, can you tell readers about your post-NFL career as you establish your coaching career? After I finished with the NFL I became a graduate assistant Coach at Old Dominion University, coaching the offensive line, I was there for three years and ended up as the tight ends coach and … Read Article →

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Zoltan Mesko, Steelers Punter, 2013

First, can you let readers know what you’ve been doing since your 2013 season? I’m working now at IBM with their analytics software. I did an internship during the lockout in the finance world and was a finance major in college, but the hours of a finance job were over the … Read Article →

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Alan Haller, Steelers Cornerback, 1992, 1993

First, can you let readers know what you ate doing with yourself now? I’m working in the athletic development department at Michigan State as the Senior Associate Director of Athletics. I’ve been with he university for over eighteen years. Most of that time was as the Lieutenant of the Michigan … Read Article →

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Kion Wilson, Steelers Linebackers, 2013

First, can you let readers know what you’ve been doing since our time in the NFL – are you still trying to get back in the game? I’m done with the game – I officially retied. I’m in medical device sales now, working for a company based out of Clearwater, … Read Article →

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