Tag Archives: Kraig Urbik

Bills Weren’t Only Team That Wanted Kraig Urbik

When the Steelers waived Kraig Urbik, apparently a whole lot of teams were lining up to claim him. According to the National Football Post, five different teams put in waiver claims on the 2009 third-round pick with the Bills winning … Continue reading

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Steelers Final 53: Not Much to Complain About

I was all set to hoist myself up on the soapbox and sermonize about why Jonathan Dwyer had no business on the final 53-man roster if it meant the practice squad or worse for some other promising young player. I … Continue reading

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Analyzing the Steelers O-Line: Panthers, Preseason Week 4

Week 4 of the preseason is usually boring in the best of situations. When Byron Leftwich left Thursday’s game with a knee injury, it became the equivalent of re-ordering your sock drawer. Charlie Batch came in and handed off — … Continue reading

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Analyzing the Steelers O-Line: Broncos, Preseason Week 3

The Broncos game was a disaster if you listen to Steelers’ fans. Too many penalties, costly interceptions and an ugly final score made Steelers’ fans are a lot more anxious now than they were a week ago, and they were … Continue reading

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Projected 53-Man Final Roster After 3 Preseason Games and Other Goodies

With three preseason games in the books, here is the projected 53-man opening-day roster for the Steelers, predicted opening-day inactives, unlucky last 16 not to make the team, lucky last 16 clinging to a roster spot and the projected eight-man … Continue reading

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Youth Movement, Cont’d: Tomlin Talks Broncos

Mike Tomlin didn’t mention it during his Friday press conference, but Rashard Mendenhall is fine. Mark Madden reported otherwise on his radio show, but like most things that don’t involve greasy food and Hawaiian shirts, Tons-o-Fun was wrong. Suspending reality … Continue reading

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Steelers, Youth Movements, 53-Man Rosters, and 2010

I don’t usually pay attention to training camp roster battles. I’m interested, sure, I just never followed it with the passion of a political geek counting electoral votes, or worse, a football geek perpetually stuck in mental mock drafts from … Continue reading

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Analyzing the Last In and Out (Part 2)

We recently posted a current projected Steelers’ 53-man opening day roster, including the last 14 to be cut and the last 14 to make the team. On Wednesday we broke down how the last seven currently projected to make the … Continue reading

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Some Players Are Noticeably Going Unnoticed

When training camp arrives, beat writers love to write about the surprise stars of camp. All the fans reading the reports want to know which rookies are stepping up, and who is going to make the roster, so they do … Continue reading

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