Troy Polamalu

Pittsburgh Steelers #43 -

  • Born: 04/19/81
  • Age: 33
  • Height: 5-10
  • Weight: 207

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Mike Mitchell: 'I'm a work in progress'

The newest member of the Steelers spoke to Pittsburgh media Thursday afternoon. BTSC's Dale Grdnic writes Mitchell is active on Twitter, considers Troy Polamalu the best safety ever and he's excited for his chance to play for his hometown's rival.

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McShay sends HHCD to Steelers at 15

Scouts Inc. and ESPN Draft Analyst Todd McShay has the Steelers upgrading the safety postiion with Alabama's Ha Ha Clinton-Dix at No. 15 overall.

Polamalu extension done for the right reasons

The Steelers front office made the decision yesterday to extend safety Troy Polamalu's contract until 2016. This shows a sense of loyalty rare in today's NFL.

Steelers at the cap after several roster moves

Reports put the Steelers anywhere from even with the $133 million salary cap or $1 million over it after extensions were given to Troy Polamalu and Heath Miller, and veterans Larry Foote, Levi Brown and Curtis Brown were released.

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