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Ike Taylor, Steelers’ defense not concerned about ‘old’ tag

Ike Taylor dismisses the idea that age is affecting the Steelers’ defense

Green, Bentley draw teams to Louisiana-Lafayette

Both CB Dwight Bentley and TE Ladarius Green were integral to the Ragin’ Cajuns’ success last year, and now each one is poised to reap the rewards of a strong season.

Giants’ Rolle, Steelers’ Taylor hit with fines

One of biggest fines handed down from the league office for Week 1 went to Giants S Antrel Rolle, who has been fined $20,000 for unnecessary roughness.

Seeking depth, Steelers bring in two DBs for visit

The Pittsburgh Steelers had defensive backs Kevin Dockery and Roderick Hood in for visits on Wednesday, according to a league source.

First and 10: Lockout ain’t over ’til it’s over

Reports of an imminent labor deal between NFL owners and players might have been exaggerated. Or maybe not. The players — or, more accurately, the NFLPA’s executive committee — are in Washington, where they could vote on a proposed labor deal Thursday. The owners are meeting in Atlanta, examining the deal on their end. Keeping it all straight for you are NFL Network reporter Albert Breer and NFL Network insider Jason La Canfora.

Data Points: Asomugha headlines free agent CBs

There aren’t many true “shutdown” corners in the game anymore, especially considering so few teams play man-to-man with any regularity. Still, there are some good players expected to be on the free-agent market who can be acquired for the right price.

Dolphins’ White carted off after injury

Dolphins rookie backup QB Pat White, playing in place of injured starter Chad Henne, was seriously injured late during the third quarter against the Steelers and carted off the field.

Steelers open up afternoon practice to the public

The morning session was closed, but this afternoon it is open. More than 7,000 fans are here. They sit in bleachers, on hills and some bring their own chairs and blankets. A sea of black and gold on green.

Taylor restructures contract to help Steelers

Steelers starting cornerback Ike Taylor has restructured his contract to create more salary cap space.

Steelers DBs latest to feel disrespected

NFL players, by and large, often feel disrespected. A new group of players emerge every season, claiming that they don’t get enough respect, almost reaching epidemic levels. The latest to join this expanding group? The Steelers defensive backs. Pittsburgh will be playing the high-scoring Patriots this week, and the defensive backs feel like they are being overlooked.

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