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Comparing Timmons Contract to Other Middle Linebackers

Following LaMarr Woodley’s contract extension earlier this summer a lot of us agreed that Lawrence Timmons, the player selected one round ahead of Woodley in 2007, should be the next player the Steelers target for a long-term deal. On Tuesday … Continue reading

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Steelers Extend Timmons For Six Years

No one should say the Steelers are cheap. A couple of weeks after working out a deal to keep LaMarr Woodley in Pittsburgh for six more years with a $61.5 million deal, Pittsburgh has re-upped Lawrence Timmons for five six … Continue reading

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Extend Timmons Now, Worry About Troy Later

Troy Polamalu, perhaps the best safety of this generation, is in the last year of a four-year, $30 million contract he signed before the 2007 season. Lawrence Timmons, the Steelers’ first-round pick in ’07, has a year left on a … Continue reading

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Steelers Lounge Podcast #47: Juan vs. Troy — Mel Blount

We’re more than a week into training camp, there’s a new CBA, and everybody’s now eligible to practice. The problem, of course, is that injuries have plenty of guys hobbled, particularly those who could most use the reps. Like, say, … Continue reading

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Steelers Sign Woodley to 6-Year, $61.5M Deal

LaMarr Woodley, y’all. I don’t have a whole lot to add so I’ll get right to the details: the Steelers have signed Woodley to a six-year, $61.5 million deal, with $22 million in guarantees. According to PFT, Woodley will make … Continue reading

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Michigan Wanted Lawrence Timmons to be a Wide Receiver

This video, which was originally posted over at Behind The Steel Curtain, is from the high school days of Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons and shows the recruiting circus that followed him prior to his commitment to Florida State. In it, … Continue reading

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Steelers Defense: Who Makes the Splash Plays? And Should We Care?

Mike Tomlin and the Steelers are always talking about splash plays. Otherwise known as big plays. Plays that not only change games, but also win games. On defense that can be anything from interceptions, to forced fumbles, to tackles in … Continue reading

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Wallace, Farrior and Timmons Were Not Pro Bowl Snubs

It was surprising to see only three Steelers players selected to the Pro Bowl. After all, this is a veteran, star-laden Pittsburgh team that sports an 11-4 record and one of the top five run defenses in NFL history. The … Continue reading

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Lawrence Timmons Is Your Defensive Player of the Week

Here’s some good news for a Steelers linebacker: Lawrence Timmons was named the AFC’s defensive player of the week for his 11 tackle, two sack, one interception performance against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, making him the second Steeler to … Continue reading

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Steelers, Big Ben Find a Way to Beat Browns and Colt McCoy

You know why the Browns are the Browns? Because with eight minutes to go in the game and trailing 14-3, they forced the Steelers to re-punt twice after penalties, and on the third try, Cleveland returner Chansi Stuckey fumbled and … Continue reading

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