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Steelers Lounge Podcast #46: Reggie Harrison

Hey, hey, hey … we’re back. Yes, the podcast was on a three-month hiatus, but, hey, what were we going to talk about? Ben’s wedding? Deebo calling Goodell the devil? Not to worry: we cover that and much, much, much … Continue reading

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Wait, What? Dulac Says Colon Could Move to Guard?

I don’t want to be that guy but … well, I’m gonna be that guy. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette‘s Gerry Dulac has been quite clear in recent months that Willie Colon IS NOT MOVING TO GUARD. First, some background. Here’s what … Continue reading

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Willie Colon and Jonathan Scott Will Return

On Tuesday the Steelers managed to take care of their No. 1 priority in free agency when they agreed to terms with Ike Taylor on a four-year contract. On Thursday, following the release of left tackle Max Starks, they managed … Continue reading

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Now Everybody Wants to Move Colon to Guard

Hey all, hope everyone’s having a fancy summer. Thanks to Gretz, Steelers Lounge hasn’t completely shuttered its doors, but things have been pretty slow. Hopefully, the owners and players are close to working out the details on a new CBA … Continue reading

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Lifting Lockout Good for Players, Football; Could Hurt Steelers in 2011

With the ongoing NFL labor strife and free-agency uncertainty, this may be the toughest draft to forecast ever, particularly since there is no top-tier player at a need position that most Steelers fans hope is available with the No. 31 … Continue reading

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New Steelers Draft Math: Don’t Take a Guard*

I saw this on Rotoworld yesterday: “The Kansas City Star suggests that the Chiefs may be looking to move LT Branden Albert to right tackle or guard.” JJ and I have talked on the last few podcasts about how, in … Continue reading

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More Willie Colon, Flozell Adams and Right Tackle News

The NFL and the Players Association are still fighting over which side gets the largest chunk of a pie filled with billions of dollars, and it’s just about ready to bring the NFL offseason to a complete stop. That said, … Continue reading

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Willie Colon Ain’t Comin’ Back to the Burgh (or Is He?)

After yesterday’s post on the prospects of Willie Colon moving to guard, I starting thinking. Assuming that we were all transported to a magical place where this could actually happen (in this land, Ike can catch), I was all set … Continue reading

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Here’s an Idea: Let’s Move Willie Colon to Guard!

Well, well, well. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review‘s Scott Brown writes what a lot of us have been thinking since the Steelers drafted Willie Colon in 2006. In a piece looking at the organization’s draft needs, Brown notes:

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Bigger Need for the Steelers: Cornerback or O-Line?

“Draft an offensive lineman!” That has been the Steelers fans’ springtime rallying cry for the last decade or so. And after the 2010 season, it hasn’t changed. Unlike year’s past, though, Pittsburgh had the makings of an above-average unit for … Continue reading

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