PFW looks back at the last 10 players chosen with the 16th pick in the NFL draft, including Troy Polamalu by the Steelers in 2003.
The Steelers wrapped up their Friday practice session, moving on with the news that neither C Maurkice Pouncey nor DE Aaron Smith would be able to play Sunday.
According to the NFL's pool report, QB Ben Roethlisberger was hot during practice on Thursday during the Steelers' practice at Texas Christian University.
Packers coach Darren Perry, who tutored Troy Polamalu at the start of his career, recalls that Polamalu's rise to stardom wasn't without obstacles.
Vikings QB Brett Favre will end his career as a spectator, as he is inactive for Sunday's season finale against the Lions.
Steelers SS Troy Polamalu will not play Thursday night against the Panthers.
According to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Steelers Pro Bowl S Troy Polamalu, who reaggravated a lower-leg injury in the team's Week 14 win over the Bengals and hasn't practiced this week, is not expected to play against the Jets ...
Troy Polamalu and LaMarr Woodley returned interceptions by Carson Palmer for Pittsburgh's only touchdowns and the Steelers sent Cincinnati to a franchise record-tying 10th consecutive defeat, winning 23-7 on Sunday.
The Steelers prevailed at Baltimore because of one very timely play from S Troy Polamalu and LOLB LaMarr Woodley, the grit of QB Ben Roethlisberger and an unexpected TD catch from reserve Isaac Redman.
This week, PFW selects Packers QB Aaron Rodgers, Steelers S Troy Polamalu and Falcons WR-RS Eric Weems as its Players of the Week.
Here's a matchup to watch in the Week 10 game between the Patriots and Steelers: Patriots QB Tom Brady vs. Steelers SS Troy Polamalu
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Monday that active NFL players won't be deciding punishment for flagrant hits that merit fines.
The Steelers' defense has saved the day as Pittsburgh tries to slug its way through a four-game stretch without QB Ben Roethlisberger.
One NFL insider says the Steelers' defense is so good it's making up for Pittsburgh's struggles at quarterback and offensive line.
The Steelers have drafted more offensive players than defensive players in five of the last six drafts, but they could be more defensive-minded this year.