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11-5, 1st in AFC North
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Joey Porter pleads guilty to lesser citation

Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter pleaded guilty to a disorderly conduct citation after more serious charges were dropped and was fined $300.

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Savage: Franchise tag predictions

This afternoon on NFL Insiders, ESPN Front Office Insider Phil Savage named five players almost assured to get a franchise tag before the March 1 deadline. All but one of the five would be getting the tag for the first time.

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4dPro Football Focus

Steelers should sign Garcon

Snagging Pierre Garcon would upgrade Pittsburgh's "bookend" receiver option opposite Antonio Brown.

How does Brown's contract impact Bell? (1:43)
Which AFC North teams need to make an offseason move? (1:37)

Darren Rovell ESPN Senior Writer 

The Pittsburgh Steelers have chosen Lelands as their official auction house to sell their game used memorabilia. Team saved some awesome items like this Franco Harris jersey from 1977.


First tag, then long-term deal for Bell?

ESPN NFL Insider Adam Caplan sees the Steelers using their franchise tag on Le'Veon Bell. When they did so with LaMarr Woodley in 2011, they signed him long-term months later. The period for declaring franchise-tag players will begin on Wednesday.

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Steelers have signed six players, including linebacker Akil Blount, son of Steelers great Mel Blount. Cornerback Devonte Johnson, linebacker Jason Fanaika, offensive linemen Kyle Friend and Mike Matthews and running back Trey Williams also signed with the team.

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8dMike Sando

Continuity Rankings: Steelers among least changed

If not for the Patriots and the Packers, Pittsburgh would be tops on this list of most continuity in the NFL. The only thing that's changed in the Steel City since 2012 is the defensive coordinator.

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Steelers outside linebacker Anthony Chickillo has signed his exclusive rights tender, per source. Chickillo started seven games in 2016 and finished the year with 29 tackles and 2.5 sacks.

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8dJeremy Fowler

Source: WR Coates had sports hernia surgery

Sammie Coates had surgery to repair a sports hernia, a source told ESPN's Jeremy Fowler. The injury was never listed on the team's injury report last season.

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9dJeremy Fowler

Wheaton could use a change of scenery

The Steelers' depth chart doesn't feature many maligned parts, but Markus Wheaton is one unrestricted free agent who should sign elsewhere to get his value back up.

Bell contract is a 'complicated negotiation' (0:52)
SC Featured: An NFL player and the bond he formed on the battlefield (6:42)

Jeremy Fowler ESPN Staff Writer 

Antonio Brown dropped two passes on 155 targets in 2016, one of the NFL's best clips. Pro Football Focus cited Brown's dependability with his hands as one reason he remained in its list of top-25 performers despite his catches dipping from 136 in 2015 to 106 last year.

Team Stats

Passing Yards262.6Tied-5th
Rushing Yards110.014th
Points For24.811th
Points Against20.410th