Pittsburgh Steelers Jessie Bates Draft Profile

Dec 29, 2017; Charlotte, NC, USA; Wake Forest Demon Deacons defensive back Jessie Bates III (3) returns a punt for a touchdown in the second quarter against the Texas A&M Aggies in the 2017 Belk Bowl at Bank of America Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports
Jessie Bates is a redshirt sophomore with two years of starting experience at safety. However, as a redshirt freshman, Bates made 100 tackles and intercepted five passes. He came back down to earth as a sophomore, with 75 tackles and an interception while missing...

Steelers winning on the edge with Le’Veon Bell

One of the things rarely talked about with Antonio Brown is his durability. No, he does not have a consecutive starts streak, mainly because the team has locked up playoff seeding early enough to the point where he did not have to. He also...

Pittsburgh Steelers Draft Profile: Troy Fumagalli

Nov 25, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Wisconsin Badgers tight end Troy Fumagalli (81) jumps up and catches a touchdown pass over Minnesota Golden Gophers linebacker Julian Huff (20) in the first half at TCF Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports
Troy Fumagalli has been a reliable wide receiver for the Wisconsin Badgers in his career. He was second team All-Big Ten as a Junior and caught 46 passes for 547 yards and four touchdowns as a Senior. Is Troy Fumagalli a tight end prospect...

Rashaan Evans Draft Profile

Raiders draft prospect Rashaan Evans
Rashaan Evans, like most Alabama linebackers, had to wait his turn in order to get onto the field. He came in for parts of his first two seasons and began to see the field as a junior, but he was not a full-time starter...

Divisional Round Preview: Jacksonville Jaguars defense at Pittsburgh Steelers offense

o Brown (84) celebrates a touchdown against the Baltimore Ravens in the fourth quarter at Heinz Field. Mandatory Credit: Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports Steelers Podcast
The matchup in which everyone is watching for on Sunday will be the Jacksonville Jaguars defense taking on the Pittsburgh Steelers offense. It is the best defense in the league against an offense that is the best in name value. When it is has...

Terrell Edmunds brings communication to Steelers defense

ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 26: Terrell Edmunds holds up a jersey after being chosen by the Pittsburgh Steelers with the 28th pick during the first round at the 2018 NFL Draft at AT&T Statium on April 26, 2018 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington Texas. (Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
When the Pittsburgh Steelers lost to the New England Patriots in the 2017 AFC Championship, head coach Mike Tomlin obviously got a lot of flack. It wasn't necessarily about a particular play here or time out there, though. The outrage towards Tomlin was more...

Which Defensive Newcomer Will Have the Biggest Impact?

Before we reach the NFL draft Ben Rolfe looks back at the defensive acquisitions from the offseason so far. He picks the six players he thinks will make the biggest impact on their new teams.

FPC Steelers Podcast Ep 5: Morgan Burnett Acquisition

Nov 6, 2017; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett (42) celebrates following a tackle during the first quarter against the Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports
FPC Steelers Podcast Ep 5: Morgan Burnett Acquisition FPC Steelers Podcast: Ep 5 Host Parker Hurley brings in co-host Brian Harker to discuss the recent signing of Morgan Burnett. The two talk about what Burnett can bring to the Steelers in terms of positional value....

AFC North Season Preview: Ravens Return?

Dec 23, 2017; Baltimore, MD, USA; Indianapolis Colts linebacker Jabaal Sheard (93) applies pressure as Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco (5) throws during the first quarter at M&T Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports
Once again, the AFC North looks tighter than ever.

Breaking down Sean Spence first start

Dec 10, 2017; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Baltimore Ravens fullback Patrick Ricard (42) scores a touchdown against Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Sean Spence (51) in the fourth quarter at Heinz Field. The Steelers won 39-38. Mandatory Credit: Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports
How did Sean Spence look in replacing Ryan Shazier? Everybody knew replacing Ryan Shazier on the fly was going to be tough. Of any player on the defense, he was the most irreplaceable. With that in mind, it is no surprise that it took four...

Pittsburgh Steelers Draft: Josh Jackson Profile

Sep 2, 2017; Iowa City, IA, USA; Iowa Hawkeyes defensive back Joshua Jackson (15) intercepts a pass from Wyoming Cowboys quarterback Josh Allen (17) as wide receiver C.J. Johnson (14) chases during the second half at Kinnick Stadium. Iowa won 21-3. Mandatory Credit: Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports
Josh Jackson was a prized wide receiver recruit when he chose to attend school at Iowa. However, a role reversal saw him finish his college career as not only a cornerback but one who led the nation in interceptions. With just 14 career starts,...

Playoff Predictions: FPC Staff Makes Their Predictions

With wildcard weekend in the NFL upon us, the Full Press staff makes their playoff predictions. Who will hoist the Lombardi Trophy in February?

VIDEO: FPC Steelers Podcast – Ep 11 – O-Line and Tight Ends

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Parker Hurley and co-host Brian Harker discuss the Steelers offensive line and tight end positions in the latest episode of the FPC Steelers Podcast.

Pittsburgh Steelers Jack Cichy Draft Profile

Sep 3, 2016; Green Bay, WI, USA; Wisconsin Badgers linebacker Jack Cichy (48) reacts after stopping LSU Tigers running back Leonard Fournette (7) short of a first down in the second quarter at Lambeau Field. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports
Jack Cichy had a strong 2015 sophomore campaign that put himself on the map. Cichy put up 60 tackles, four for loss and five sacks. He followed it up with a strong start to his junior season before going down for the year with...

Pittsburgh Steelers schedule announced

Jan 14, 2018; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger looks to throw during the fourth quarter against the Jacksonville Jaguars in the AFC Divisional Playoff game at Heinz Field. Mandatory Credit: Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports
Every year, there is great anticipation for the schedule announcements. Rivalries can be discussed, records predicted and road trips planned. With that said, what does the Pittsburgh Steelers schedule look like? Week One September 9th at Cleveland Browns 1 PM EST It feels as though it...

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