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Meet LaDarius Perkins, the newest Steelers player

Reasonably athletic and high in character, Perkins joins the Steelers practice squad with an eye toward a wide open running backs competition in 2015.

Steelers sign Ladarius Perkins to practice squad

The undrafted rookie out of Mississippi State replaces Josh Harris, who was signed to the active roster Tuesday.

Harris fumed after draft snub, blamed coaches

After going undrafted, Steelers practice squad RB Josh Harris sounded off on his coaching staff, accusing them of spreading false accusations through NFL coaches and scouts. Looking back on this story from July in wake of a possible roster move.

Steelers sign Hemer back to practice squad

Hemer replaces Josh Mauro, who was signed to the active roster of the Arizona Cardinals Thursday.

Cardinals claim Mauro from Steelers practice squad

Another moves to Steelers West, as the Cardinals claim undrafted rookie defensive end Josh Mauro off the Steelers' practice squad.

Titans add ex-Steelers Derek Moye, Richard Gordon

Some names from the past join up with an opponent in the future. The Steelers will take on the Titans in Week 11 on Monday Night Football.

Steelers promote Ventrone, release Johnson

The move is likely based on the injury to Shamarko Thomas, and Johnson would likely be headed for the practice squad if he clears waivers.

Steelers' 2014 roster full of rookies

The Mike Tomlin era has been harshly criticized for poor draft classes that find their way onto other NFL teams' rosters, but the Steelers 2014 draft class is well represented on the 53-man roster.

Steelers roster cuts: Other moves appear imminent

Depending on the health situation of a few players, as well as the availability of other players released Saturday, the Steelers seem likely to be ready to make a few more moves post-cuts.

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How the Steelers came to their 53-man roster

The Steelers released 15 players Tuesday. Find out more about who they are and where the team stands as it prepares to go from 75 to 53 by Saturday afternoon.

Biggest surprises after Steelers cut down to 53

The Pittsburgh Steelers have released their cuts that give the organization the NFL mandated 53-man roster. The biggest surprises after the cut downs.

Steelers practice squad predictions

The Pittsburgh Steelers have cut their roster to the league mandated 53 players. Who makes it through waivers and is signed to the practice squad.

Steelers announce final roster cuts

The team's roster now has been trimmed.

Which Steelers are eligible for practice squad

Teams may be able to keep up to 10 players to their respective practice squad; a designation meaning a team controls their rights and pays them a salary to practice with the team. Here are the Steelers with such eligibility in 2014.

Jordan Zumwalt placed on injured reserve

The rookie linebacker from UCLA never seemed to have the opportunity to showcase his talents this preseason, and an injury has landed him on IR, ending his rookie season.

Steelers sign CB B.W. Webb

It's a curious move and one that clearly indicates multiple cornerbacks will be cut as part of the team's efforts to reduce the roster to 53 players.

Final Steelers 53-man roster projection

Jordan Zumwalt makes a comeback and Darrius Heyward-Bey made it really hard for him to go away.

Steelers roster bubble: Keeping six receivers

The Steelers are now faced with an interesting dilemma. Darrius Heyward-Bey finally got on the field and showed he was capable of playing well consistently. With Justin Brown having been worked in the slot, there's an argument to be made to keep both

Steelers post-cuts 53-man roster projection

It looks as if three defensive linemen will battle it out for possibly just one spot on the Steelers' 53-man roster.

Mauro, McCullers outlast Arnfelt, Fangupo

The younger Steelers defensive linemen are winning out with just one cut to go for the 2014 roster.

Steelers cut final 6 players to 75

The Steelers are at 75 players after Monday’s dual wave of releases.

Five cut players the Steelers should look to sign

Here's a rundown of which players the Pittsburgh Steelers should look at in order to bolster depth at certain positions which the team lacks.

Making sense out of So'oto's release

Cutting So'oto sets up what could be a battle for the team's fourth outside linebacker position between veteran Chris Carter and UDFA rookie Howard Jones. The team may give Jones Thursday's game to prove his worth.

Steelers keep everyone on DLine through first cuts

The Pittsburgh Steelers are a team with young depth at a lot of positions. One of those positions would be the defensive line, and could be why the organization hasn't released anyone along the defensive front through the first cuts of the day.

Steelers cut nine players, including Dangerfield

The Pittsburgh Steelers have trimmed nine players from their roster, with six more coming by 4 p.m. Tuesday. Jordan Dangerfield and Vic So'oto are the most notable.

Post Week 3 Steelers 53-man roster projection

There probably aren't a whole lot of battles remaining on the team's roster, but other issues need to be accounted for at this point. The Steelers will make their initial cut down to 75 on Tuesday. Here's how we see the 53-man roster playing out.

Steelers roster battles: Hope fading for receivers

It was billed as a tough fight for the team's fifth receiver spot. Hope for two of those receivers, as well as opportunities, are starting to fade.

Steelers 53 man roster projection after Week 2

The injury to long-snapper Greg Warren potentially shakes things up in terms of how this roster will be put together. There are a lot of different directions the team can go.

Steelers roster bubbles: Derek Moye

Derek Moye may be running out of time to make his case for a receiver on the 53 man roster for the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Meet Stephen Houston, the newest Steelers player

Houston, a p-SPARQ hero, was released by New England but his physical make-up is an excellent fit for the Steelers.

Steelers 53-man roster projection - Week 1

There are some tough cuts coming at the bottom of the Steelers' roster, particularly on defense.

Steelers claim Deion Belue off waivers

Steelers waive offensive tackle Kaycee Ike in favor of Belue, an Alabama cornerback who played hurt much of the 2013 season.

Steelers outbid Cardinals for Jones

The Steelers were the top bidders for the services of the Division II undrafted free agent, topping their doppleganger, the Arizona Cardinals. Now it's time to see whether the latest version of Adrian Robinson can grow into the mold.

Texans waive ex-Pitt RB Ray Graham

The 2013 undrafted free agent was previously released by the Texans and signed to Pittsburgh's practice squad. From there, he was signed back to Houston's roster.

All signs point to a return of Brett Keisel

Whether Cam Thomas is truly a starting defensive end, a veteran back-up will still be needed at the position, especially if Thomas is going to be the team's back-up nose tackle as well.

Let's not forget NT Loni Fangupo

Loni Fangupo is following a very similar path that Steve McLendon did from 2009-13. That path was also followed by Chris Hoke, a long-time Steelers veteran nose tackle.