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Steelers Cut Former Ohio State Buckeyes Star Today

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced eight roster moves on Monday, signing four undrafted rookies from the team's weekend minicamp. As a result, Pittsburgh had to release four players to make room. One of them was veteran linebacker John Simon. Simon, 31, appeared in one game with the Steelers last season, playing...
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2022 NFL win total projections: Nine Over/Under best bets including Cowboys, Ravens, Steelers

Now that the 2022 NFL schedule is out, we've got a better idea of which teams may benefit -- or not -- from the order of which week they'll face their opponents. But what about final records? Caesars Sportsbook has early lines on win totals for all 32 teams, but which clubs stand out as safe bets to go Over -- or fall Under -- those numbers? We're glad you asked.
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First Call: Vince Williams takes high school coaching job, endorses Antonio Brown's idea to retire as a Steeler

A former Pittsburgh Steeler is making news by taking a high school coaching job. He is also endorsing a reunion between the Steelers and Antonio Brown. Things aren’t perfect in Cincinnati with the Bengals and a star player. The New York Rangers are underdogs in their next series despite dispatching the Penguins from the playoffs.
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Antonio Brown's latest tweet has Steelers fans talking

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- Just five words long, Antonio Brown's latest social media post has turned the Twitterverse upside down. His "Just Wanna Retire a Steeler" tweet at 12:04 p.m. had surpasssed a combined 10,000 reactions, likes and retweets by 12:30 p.m. (Story continues below the tweet) After a few commenters...

NFL player comparisons for Pittsburgh Steelers QB Kenny Pickett

The Pittsburgh Steelers are hoping they found their next franchise quarterback in Kenny Pickett. Here are his high-end, low-end, and most likely NFL player comparisons. This is one of my favorite articles I do each year. Whether you are a connoisseur of the game or a casual football watcher, fans always seem interested to know who their players could be like in the NFL.
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Chicago-born rookie Suwinski homers, lifts Pirates over Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) — Rookie Jack Suwinski, who attended high school 20 minutes from Wrigley Field, hit a tiebreaking home run and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Cubs 3-2 Wednesday night, ending Chicago's four-game winning streak. Suwinski made his major league debut this season and began the day hitting .183...

Police: Man shot his wife in U-Haul facility and took her purse and cell phone

GREENSBURG, Pa. (KDKA) — We are learning more about the death of Kelly Steele over the weekend.Investigators said the woman's husband shot the victim over allegations of infidelity. Court documents claim Alfred Steele had a gun ready and waiting in the rental unit where he allegedly shot his wife on Saturday.Regarded as a kind and good mother, Kelly's end came when she met with her husband at a Lower Burrell U-Haul rental center, according to investigators.Those same investigators said Alfred told them that he and his wife began to argue about allegations of infidelity when he pulled out a gun...

Spotted! These Celebs Cheered on the New York Rangers Yesterday

The Stanley Cup Playoffs are in full-swing, and New York Rangers' fans got to experience one of the most dramatic moments anywhere in sports: a Game 7, at home. Madison Square Garden was the backdrop, as the Rangers battled the Pittsburgh Penguins for a spot in the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs. Rangers' fans have been loud and proud this entire season, and that was definitely the case in the stands at MSG yesterday.
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3 Pittsburgh Penguins Not Expected Back in 2022-23

The Pittsburgh Penguins had their season ripped out of their hands by Artemi Panarin and the New York Rangers in overtime on Sunday. The team battled all season long and overcame injury after injury, displaying a ‘next man up’ mentality throughout the entire regular season and into the Stanley Cup Playoffs.

Medical helicopters will be more active as “trauma season” approaches

PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh was the first city northeast of the Mississippi River to have a medical helicopter. It started in 1978 at Allegheny General Hospital with just one helicopter. Now, Life Flight which is operated by Allegheny Health Network has five helicopters in its fleet. In Southwestern Pennsylvania, there are two main air medical units: Life Flight with AHN and STAT Medevac which is run by UPMC’s Center for Emergency Medicine of Western Pennsylvania. We have so many helicopters in our region for two main reasons — geography and the need for speed.

Community reeling after boy accidentally shoots himself in the head

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A community is reeling after a 6-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the head.The boy is in critical condition at a local hospital, and the people who know him want to know what happened.First responders were called Sunday night to Hazelwood for a call that a boy accidentally shot himself. Police said when they got to the home on Johnston Avenue, they found the boy with a gunshot wound to the head."I just feel really sorry for whatever happened," neighbor Judy Earl said.Earl said she knows the grandmother of the child. She said she has several other...

Antonio Brown Tweets That He Wants to Retire as a Member of the Pittsburgh Steelers

Antonio Brown wants to make a return to the Pittsburgh Steelers, but not to play, simply to retire as a member of the black and yellow. AB hit Twitter and revealed he wants to retire with the team he started his career with. In a couple of tweets, AB revealed his stance. “Just wanna retire a Steeler,” AB wrote. “Not play, just retire so we clear.”