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Jones & Johnson stay; Tuitt talks; bid now

Posted Mar 12, 2017

If you missed anything this week, we have you covered with our weekly recap.

A look back at the week that saw the start of free agency.

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Free Agency News: March 10

NFL free agency is in full swing and you can get the latest right here.
A look at some of what happened around the NFL as free agency kicked off.

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Labriola on the NFL's 'March madness'

It was a rather typical start to free agency once again for the Steelers.
Free agency began officially at 4 p.m. yesterday, March 9 – even though the 48-hour legal tampering period preceding that had resulted in many deals getting done before any official papers could be signed – and while there was a predictable amount of insanity in several NFL cities, it was business as usual in Pittsburgh.

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Steelers sign Jones to two-year deal

Landry Jones will continue to give the Steelers depth at quarterback.
About a month ago, Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert said he wanted to keep Landry Jones in the mix at quarterback. The team did just that when they signed him to a two-year contract.

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Johnson signed, staying in Pittsburgh

David Johnson had hoped to return to the Steelers, and he is.
David Johnson left Pittsburgh once, and he didn’t want to do it again. And the veteran tight end didn’t have to, as the Steelers signed him on the first day of free agency to a two-year deal.

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7 who made a difference

A look at key free agents the Steelers have signed through the years.
Free agency began in 1993, and while the Steelers have never been a team to rush to sign players right out of the gate, they definitely have found their share who have contributed to the success of the organization, including several who helped bring a few more Lombardi Trophies to Pittsburgh.

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Free agency set to kick off

The Steelers secured some of their own before free agency even began.
NFL free agency is just hours away, and when the clock strikes 4 p.m. it kicks into high gear.

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Free agency Q & A

Everything you need to know about NFL free agency.
Free agency is set to begin at 4 p.m. today. Here is everything you need to know going in, including that the 2017 salary cap is set at $167 million.

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Asked and Answered: March 9

Another installment of Bob Labriola answering your questions about the Steelers and the NFL.
I know the Steelers don't normally sign free agents to big-money contracts. What is the biggest contract they've ever given to an unrestricted free agent?

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Tuitt: 'I did feel pressure'

Stephon Tuitt is accustomed to pressure, but it went to a new level last season.
Pressure. It’s defined in many different ways.

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Bid on Steelers' jerseys for a cause

Steelers' fans can bid on jerseys of legendary players to benefit the Chuck Noll Foundation.
They are the ones who set the standard. The legends other players still strive to be like. They are individuals who truly represented what being a Pittsburgh Steelers’ player was all about.

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Position-By-Position: Safeties

The last in a position-by-position series in advance of the start of free agency on March 9.
Free Agent Scorecard: 1 unrestricted – Shamarko Thomas

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Roster Recap: So much going on

An updated look at the offseason roster moves.
The Steelers have been busy making moves over the last week, moves that came with rapid fire action.

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Joe Greene talks football and fans

Joe Greene will be a featured speaker at the Steelers Men's Fantasy Camp.
Joe Greene has been to Saint Vincent College for Steelers training camp more times than he can remember, but this summer he will be headed there for a completely different reason.

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Asked and Answered: March 7

Another installment of Bob Labriola answering your questions about the Steelers and the NFL.
Now that we re-signed James Harrison, what were his statistics with the Bengals? Also, did he ever sack Ben Roethlisberger?

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Peppers returns for an encore

Hybrid defender highlights impressive collection of secondary prospects.
Michigan’s Jabrill Peppers worked out with the defense backs, a day after working out with the linebackers on Sunday.

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Asked and Answered LIVE: Mar. 6

A live Q&A with Bob Labriola.
Given all the rules that limit how much a team can interact with players in the off season, when would it be reasonable to expect some kind of news, good or bad, as to whether Senquez Golson will be able to play for the Steelers in the 2017 season?

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James: 'It's stressful'

The Combine means different things to different players.
The NFL Scouting Combine is the ultimate job interview for more than 300 of the top college players.

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Position-By-Position: CBs

Another in a position-by-position series in advance of the start of free agency on March 9.
CORNERBACKS – 8 (Free Agent Scorecard: 1 restricted – Ross Cockrell)

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Help wanted, help available

First-round pass-rushing talent on display in Indy.
There was no reason to debate which teams arrived at the Combine looking for pass-rushing help.

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Porter used Combine to prove himself

The Combine was the start of something special for Joey Porter.
Football talk has been revolving around the NFL Scouting Combine, and that is something that brings back great memories for outside linebackers coach Joey Porter.

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VIDEOS




Jones: 'The best decision for me and my family'

Landry Jones on his new two-year deal with the Steelers.

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Reaction to recent transactions

Missi and Bob give their reactions to recent transactions that the Steelers have made on Steelers Live.

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Free agency begins

Following the combine workouts Missi and Bob prepare you for everything you need to know heading into free agency.

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Best defensive moments of 2016

Relive the best plays from the Steelers' defense during the 2016 season.

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Steelers best catches of 2016

Relive the most memorable catches from the Steelers' 2016 season.

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Steelers best runs of 2016

Relive the most memorable runs from the Steelers' 2016 season.

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Steelers-By-Position: S

Missi, Bob and Mike take a look at the Steelers' S heading into free agency.

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NFLN: What you need to know in 60 seconds!

The NFL Combine wrapped up with one of the best all-around performances you'll ever see. Plus, did Rich Eisen break his old record in his annual Run, Rich, Run fundraiser? Get caught up on the biggest stories in the NFL in under a minute!

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Steelers-by-position: CBs

Missi, Bob and Mike take a look at the Steelers' CBs heading into free agency.

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Gorscak is a calming force at the Combine

Steelers college scout Mark Gorscak has been keeping athletes focused at the 40-yard dash for 14 years.

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Around the AFC North at the Combine

Here's what teams had to say during their media availability at the NFL Combine.

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