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Point/Counterpoint: Why a “Hard Knocks” life for the Steelers in Latrobe needs to happen in 2020

The Steelers are eligible to be featured on the HBO reality/documentary series. BTSC’s Bryan Anthony Davis and Tony Defeo verbally slug it out on whether or not this is a good idea.

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2020 Reese’s Senior Bowl Rosters, by positions of need for the Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers have team needs like every other team, especially on offense, so here are some players to check out during today’s Senior Bowl.

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Ray Lewis gives a ringing endorsement for Troy Polamalu to be enshrined in the Hall of Fame

Ray Lewis, of all people, gave Troy Polamalu a tremendous endorsement to be a first ballot Hall of Famer in 2020.

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4 tight ends the Steelers could target in the draft from the 2020 Senior Bowl

Whether they would be looking to add a tight end early or late in the 2020 NFL draft, the Steelers may want to target one of the players taking the field on Saturday

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Podcast: The Steelers’ glass is half full heading into 2020

In a brand new show titled ‘Yeah, I said it’, we talk about some burning topics surrounding the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Pittsburgh Steelers 2019 rookie class ranked 18th by ESPN

The Pittsburgh Steelers drafted nine players in the 2019 NFL Draft, but more isn’t necessarily better. ESPN didn’t think too highly of the team’s latest draft haul.

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Are Steelers’ fans planning to tune in to the 2020 Pro Bowl?

The NFL All Star game is not overly popular, but will Steelers’ fan tune in to see their defensive superstars in action?

Antonio Brown ordered to have a mental health evaluation as part of sentencing

The former Steelers’ wide receiver ran into legal trouble this past week but has surrendered to the authorities

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I don’t know if Eli Manning is a Hall of Famer, but he should be in the Steelers Hall of Honor

By making those pesky New England Patriots wait longer than perhaps they should have to finally catch them in the Super Bowl race, Eli Manning deserves to be in the Steelers Hall of Honor.

Being open and honest is key to Ben Roethlisberger’s 2020 season

Coming off of surgery and with youth no longer on his side, Ben Roethlisberger needs to be open with both the Steelers and himself

Bud Dupree considered one of the biggest risks as free agency approaches

The Pittsburgh Steelers might keep Bud Dupree, or he could hit free agency. Either way, there is a lot of risk involved.

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AFC Pro Bowl Recap, Day 2: For the Steelers’ defense, the plan for 2020 begins right now

It was the second day of Pro Bowl practice in Orlando, FL, and the Steelers who were in attendance are planning on using their time wisely.

Podcast: The 2019 Pittsburgh Steelers Rookie Review

In the latest episode of "The Steelers Preview" show, we break down all the news you need to know surrounding the Black-and-gold from the week that was.

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Black and Gold Links: Cam Heyward is willing and able to talk about a contract extension

Time to check on the latest news surrounding the Pittsburgh Steelers.

The Steelers defensive goal in 2020? Get more “zeroes”

The Pittsburgh Steelers defense took a huge step forward in 2019, but they aren’t satisfied.

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5 Steelers players who hurt the salary cap if they are released in 2020

Due to signing bonuses and guarantees on contracts with multiple seasons still remaining, some players would actually create more of a cap issue if they were released

Ben Roethlisberger deserves to try to go out on his own terms

With two years remaining on his contract, Rothlisberger has every right to finish his NFL career his way as long as he keeps a realistic view of the situation.

When it comes to the 2020 NFL Draft, the Steelers should assume Ben Roethlisberger will be ready

When it comes to the 2020 NFL Draft, the Steelers have to assume injured quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will be back to 100 percent next season and draft accordingly.

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Eli Manning’s retirement marks the beginning of the end of the QB class of 2004

The quarterback class in 2004 was considered one of the best of all-time, and the end is near for this trio of signal callers.

AFC Pro Bowl Recap, Day 1: Steelers defensive leaders using Pro Bowl to evaluate 2019

It was the first day of Pro Bowl practice in Orlando, FL, and the Steelers who were in attendance are planning on using their time wisely.

Podcast: What is the Steelers’ plan for the tight end position in 2020?

In the latest episode of "The Standard is the Standard" show, we break down all the news you need to know surrounding the Black-and-Gold from the week that was.

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Black and Gold Links: There is plenty to decipher when it comes to free agents for the Steelers

Time to check on the latest news surrounding the Pittsburgh Steelers.

BTSC Bookie: Betting various prop bets for Super Bowl LIV

It’s time for the BTSC community to show they could cash in betting on NFL football games, this time on prop bets

The BTSC census for the global fan base of the Pittsburgh Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers have one of the largest fan bases in the NFL, and BTSC is trying to pinpoint just how far reaching the fan base is. Time to check in for the Steelers census!

Steelers Super Bowl Flashback: Super Bowl IX vs. the Vikings

With the Super Bowl matchup set without Pittsburgh, BTSC looks back at the Steeler Super Bowl wins. First up, Super Bowl IX.

Ben Roethlisberger is the reason I’m the Steelers’ fan I am today

Before discussing Big Ben’s future in the Steel City, I felt it was necessary to share what Roethlisberger has done for my fandom in the past

Why Hines Ward belongs in the Pro Football Hall of Fame

Spelling out the argument for why Hines Ward is a Hall of Fame player.

ESPN’s Re-Draft of the 2019 Draft has the Steelers bringing in two offensive playmakers

The Pittsburgh Steelers made an agressive play in the 2019 NFL Draft, but ESPN goes back and sees what could have been had they stayed put and not moved up in the draft.

Whether a player gets inducted on his first try or years later, the Hall of Fame makes him immortal

Former Steelers strong safety is now a member of the Hall of Fame. He’s also now immortal in the eyes of the football world.

Podcast: Welcome to Pittsburgh, the new No Fly Zone

In the latest BTSC podcast, our Steelers ‘Stat Geek’ breaks down the numbers surrounding the black-and-gold.

Black and Gold Links: Although no deal is done, the Steelers are optimistic of Kevin Colbert’s return

Time to check on the latest news surrounding the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Playing in the NFL’s Hall of Fame game has not equaled postseason success

Over the past 15 seasons, teams playing in the NFL’s kickoff preseason game have only totaled two postseason victories

The Titans were a great story, but you have to be happy for the Chiefs and their fans

The Chiefs finally made it back to the Super Bowl for the first time in 50 years. What a great feeling that must be for them and their fans.