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Pittsburgh Steelers take WR Pickens, DL Leal in NFL draft

Apr. 29, 2022 23:41 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — George Pickens could have taken his time while rehabbing from a torn ACL in his right knee suffered last March. Could have used all of 2021 to recover. Could have taken a redshirt at Georgia and pointed toward the 2023 NFL draft. It would have been safe, sure. The...

Steelers could tab Roethlisberger's replacement in 1st round

Apr. 22, 2022 13:30 PM EDT

20. PITTSBURGH STEELERS (9-7-1) LAST SEASON: The Steelers somehow managed to reach the playoffs in quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's swan song despite an offense and a defense that both ranked in the bottom third in the league. Pittsburgh bet on a rebuilt offensive line to keep...

Steelers QB Dwayne Haskins killed in auto accident

Apr. 09, 2022 15:06 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Dwayne Haskins was working on a second chapter for his young NFL career. The 24-year-old quarterback was spending time with some teammates with the Pittsburgh Steelers, getting ready to compete for a starting job. That's when his life was cut short. ...

Steelers CB Witherspoon cashes in on breakout season

Mar. 28, 2022 18:23 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ahkello Witherspoon spent most of the first half of the 2021 NFL season standing on the sideline in sweatpants while the Pittsburgh Steelers went on without him. He ended it with his swagger returned and his future suddenly bright. Not pouting will...

Flores hired to Steelers staff; lawsuit against NFL proceeds

Feb. 19, 2022 16:35 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Brian Flores is back in the NFL. The Pittsburgh Steelers hired the former Miami Dolphins coach on Saturday to serve as a senior defensive assistant. Flores will specialize in working with Pittsburgh's linebackers, a group that includes NFL Defensive Player of the...