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Steelers | Friday practice report for Week 10

Fri, 07 Nov 2014 12:14:27 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers S Troy Polamalu (knee), LB Ryan Shazier (ankle), CB , S Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) all did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 7, and have been ruled out. S Ross Ventrone (hamstring) and CB Ike Taylor (forearm) were limited in practice and have been ruled out. DE Cameron Heyward (non-injury related), WR Darrius Heyward-Bey (hamstring), DE Brett Keisel (non-injury related), S Michael Mitchell (not injury related), C Maurkice Pouncey (non-injury related) and LB Jason Worilds (abdomen) all fully practiced and are probable for Week 10.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 06 Nov 2014 13:01:06 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (non-injury), SS Troy Polamalu (knee), LB Ryan Shazier (ankle) and SS Shamarko Thomas (hamstring) did not participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 6. CB Ike Taylor (forearm) and SS Ross Ventrone (hamstring) were limited during practice, while DE Cam Heyward (non-injury), FS Mike Mitchell (non-injury), C Maurkice Pouncey (non-injury) and LB Jason Worilds (abdomen) fully participated in practice.

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Steelers | Wednesday practice report for Week 10

Wed, 05 Nov 2014 13:57:51 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (non-injury related), S Michael Mitchell (non-injury related), S Troy Polamalu (knee), C Maurkice Pouncey (non-injury related), LB Ryan Shazier (ankle), S Shamarko Thomas (hamstring), S Ross Ventrone (hamstring) and LB Jason Worilds (abdomen) all did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 5. DE Cam Heyward (non-injury related) and CB Ike Taylor (forearm) both were limited in practice.

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Steelers | Jason Worilds receives hefty fine

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 13:43:38 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jason Worilds has been fined $16,537 for a low hit on Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton in Week 3.

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Steelers | Injury updates

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:55:08 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Sean Spence (knee) and Jason Worilds (knee) are not expected to have suffered serious knee injuries during the team's preseason game Thursday, Aug. 21, according to sources.

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Steelers | Jason Worilds out

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:56:57 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jason Worilds (knee) left the team's preseason game with a right knee injury Thursday, Aug. 21, and will not return.

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Steelers | No offer to Jason Worilds

Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:13:27 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers have not made a contract extension offer to LB Jason Worilds since he signed his transition tag tender offer, and the two sides have not had any contract talks, according to a source.

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Steelers | May be cautious with Jason Worilds during minicamp

Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:16:55 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers may take a cautious approach with LB Jason Worilds (calf) during minicamp, because he missed most of the organized team activities because of a calf injury.

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Steelers | Have made offer to Jason Worilds

Sun, 15 Jun 2014 17:44:23 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers made a contract extension to LB Jason Worilds earlier this offseason, but he rejected it, according to sources. The offer is still on the table, but the team will not increase the offer.

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Steelers | Jason Worilds misses third practice

Wed, 04 Jun 2014 11:54:54 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jason Worilds (calf) missed his third practice of organized team activities Tuesday, June 3, with what appears to be a calf strain. Worilds has been running, however.

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Steelers | No productive talks with Jason Worilds

Wed, 28 May 2014 05:26:04 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers have had no productive talks with LB Jason Worilds on a long-term contract extension. He'll likely play under the one-year, $9,754,000 transition tag.

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Steelers | Jason Worilds accepts transition tag

Tue, 04 Mar 2014 09:06:10 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jason Worilds has accepted the transition tag and will make $9.75 million on a one-year deal unless another team steps in.

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Steelers | Place transition tag on Jason Worilds

Mon, 03 Mar 2014 12:56:52 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers have placed the transition tag on impending free-agent LB Jason Worilds.

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Steelers | Could keep Jason Worilds, LaMarr Woodley

Wed, 12 Feb 2014 10:51:25 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert said it is possible cap-wise to keep LB LaMarr Woodley and impending free-agent LB Jason Worilds.

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Eagles | Jason Worilds could be option

Fri, 07 Feb 2014 16:04:49 -0800

The Philadelphia Eagles could show interest in Pittsburgh Steelers impending free-agent LB Jason Worilds because the team will be looking to upgrade at outside linebacker this offseason.

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Steelers | Could draft OLB early

Fri, 31 Jan 2014 17:11:21 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers likely will not select an outside linebacker in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft but may take one in one of the early rounds because they are expected to lose LB LaMarr Woodley or LB Jason Worilds this offseason.

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Steelers | Jason Worilds willing to stay

Fri, 31 Jan 2014 15:50:17 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers impending free-agent LB Jason Worilds is open to re-signing with the team before he becomes an unrestricted free agent, but he has to be guaranteed a starting job in order to do so. He led the team with eight sacks last year and was second with 29 quarterback pressures and had 63 total tackles. The Steelers would likely have to choose between Worilds and LB LaMarr Woodley. Woodley is scheduled to make $8 million next year with a salary cap hit of $13.59 million. Pittsburgh is currently roughly $10 million over the cap.

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Steelers | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 29 Dec 2013 08:40:10 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers have declared DL Brian Arnfelt, C David Snow, CB Isaiah Green, LB Jason Worilds, QB Landry Jones, DL Loni Fangupo, LB Terence Garvin inactive for Week 17.

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Steelers | Friday injury report for Week 17

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 12:08:19 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Terence Garvin (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 27, and has been ruled out for Week 17. LB Jason Worilds (abdomen) was limited during practice and is listed as questionable. WR Markus Wheaton (finger), OG David DeCastro (back), DE Brett Keisel (foot), LB Jarvis Jones (illness) and SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

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Steelers | Thursday practice report for Week 17

Thu, 26 Dec 2013 13:59:56 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers OG David DeCastro (back), LB Terence Garvin (knee) and LB Jason Worilds (abdomen) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 26. LB Jarvis Jones (illness), DE Brett Keisel (foot), SS Troy Polamalu (non-injury) and WR Markus Wheaton (finger) practiced in full.

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Steelers | Five sit

Wed, 25 Dec 2013 07:44:00 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Terence Garvin (knee), DE Brett Keisel (foot), TE Heath Miller (undisclosed), S Troy Polamalu (undisclosed) and LB Jason Worilds (abdomen) were estimated to sit out of practice Wednesday, Dec. 25.

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Steelers | Jarvis Jones feeling better

Mon, 23 Dec 2013 12:45:07 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jarvis Jones (flu) is feeling better after missing the Week 16 game with the flu. He'll likely be limited in practice this week with LB Jason Worilds (abdomen). Worilds is dealing with an abdominal injury that kept him limited in the second half of Week 16. LB Chris Carter started at right outside linebacker in place of Jones.

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Steelers | Jason Worilds injured

Mon, 23 Dec 2013 10:27:50 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jason Worilds (abdomen) suffered an abdomen injury in the team's Week 16 game.

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Steelers | LaMarr Woodley to start on left side

Sat, 07 Dec 2013 09:09:53 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB LaMarr Woodley (calf) said he will start at left outside linebacker even though LB Jason Worilds has played well at the position while he has been sidelined.

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Steelers | LaMarr Woodley open to switching sides

Thu, 21 Nov 2013 17:55:31 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers LB LaMarr Woodley said he would be willing to move right outside linebacker if the team believes LB Jason Worilds would perform better at left outside linebacker.

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Steelers | Three may return

Tue, 19 Nov 2013 13:52:35 -0800

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (foot), LB LaMarr Woodley (calf) and OG Ramon Foster (ankle) "have a legitimate opportunity to play" in Week 12, according to head coach Mike Tomlin. S Shamarko Thomas (ankle) and LB Stevenson Sylvester (hamstring) are the only players that will be doubtful this weekend. LB Jason Worilds played at left outside linebacker in place of Woodley last week.

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Steelers | Jarvis Jones demoted

Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:52:17 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jason Worilds started over LB Jarvis Jones in Week 8 against the Oakland Raiders, and Jones has been dropped on the depth chart.

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Steelers | Jarvis Jones expected to get more time

Wed, 11 Sep 2013 11:25:15 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jarvis Jones is expected to receive more playing time Week 2 even though LB Jason Worilds likely will start at outside linebacker. Jones may play in every other series during the game.

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Steelers | Jason Worilds to start

Wed, 04 Sep 2013 06:49:36 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jason Worilds will start at right outside linebacker over LB Jarvis Jones, who will be part of a three-man rotation at outside linebacker.

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Steelers | Jarvis Jones uncertain for finale

Mon, 26 Aug 2013 23:23:08 -0700

Updating previous items, Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jarvis Jones (chest) says it's too early to tell if he'll be available to play in the preseason finale against Carolina. While Jones is listed second on the depth chart at outside linebacker behind Jason Worilds, Jones has played extensively during the preseason and been involved in a turnover in each of Pittsburgh's three games.

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Steelers | Jarvis Jones standing out

Tue, 13 Aug 2013 12:06:31 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jarvis Jones is standing out early in the preseason, and he recovered a fumble in the team's first preseason game last weekend. Jones has made highlight reel plays during training camp since the start. However, he currently sits behind LB Jason Worilds on the depth chart at right outside linebacker.

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Steelers | Jason Worilds injured

Thu, 01 Aug 2013 17:27:10 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jason Worilds (toe) suffered a toe injury during practice Thursday, Aug. 1, but head coach Mike Tomlin said he expects Worilds to be fine.

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Steelers | Jason Worilds, Cortez Allen to work with starters

Wed, 24 Jul 2013 12:53:17 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said LB Jason Worilds and CB Cortez Allen will work with the first-team defense when training camp begins.

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Steelers | Jarvis Jones has chance to start

Sun, 30 Jun 2013 08:08:28 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jarvis Jones has a decent chance to beat LB Jason Worilds for one of the starting outside linebacker jobs because he will have less of a learning curve. Jones played linebacker in college unlike most of the outside linebackers the team has added in the past.

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Steelers | Larry Foote doesn't think Jarvis Jones will start

Wed, 05 Jun 2013 09:58:13 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Larry Foote thinks OLB Jason Worilds, not rookie Jarvis Jones, will start in place of James Harrison, who left via free agency. "It's going to be difficult [for Jones to start immediately]," Foote said. "There is so much technique, [knowing] where to line up, inside or outside." Foote said, however, that at least Jones played in a 3-4 as a Georgia Bulldog.

Fantasy Tip: Jones could make fantasy noise in the second half of sack-friendly IDP formats, though, so don't write him off as a late-rounds gamble.

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Steelers | New faces on defense

Sun, 19 May 2013 18:34:14 -0700

When organized team activities (OTAs) open Tuesday, May 21, the Pittsburgh Steelers will have at least three new faces among the starters. LB Jason Worilds is in for the departed James Harrison (Bengals) at outside lineback, NT Steve McLendon is in for free-agent Casey Hampton at nose tackle, and CB Cortez Allen takes over for CB Keenan Lewis (Saints) at cornerback.

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Steelers | Not completely sold on Jason Worilds as starter

Sat, 09 Mar 2013 11:04:05 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers are not 100 percent sold about having LB Jason Worilds as a starter because of his inexperience and his inability to stay healthy. The team has their eyes on at least three outside linebacker free agents that they consider young and underutilized. The team likely would only be willing to pay a free agent $3 million or $4 million a season.

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Steelers | Not sure if Jason Worilds ready to start

Sun, 17 Feb 2013 13:31:52 -0800

The Pittsburgh Steelers are not sure if LB Jason Worilds is ready to become a full-time starter because they have not had many full offseasons to work with him.

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Steelers | Six players probable for Week 8

Fri, 26 Oct 2012 13:47:12 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers C Maurkice Pouncey (knee), LB Chris Carter (hamstring), LB Adrian Robinson (concussion), LB Jason Worilds (illness), SS Will Allen (ankle) and PK Shaun Suisham (ankle) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 26, and are listed as probable for Week 8.

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Steelers | Five fully practice

Thu, 25 Oct 2012 16:23:27 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers RB Jonathan Dwyer (personal), C Maurkice Pouncey (knee), LB Chris Carter (hamstring), LB Jason Worilds (illness) and SS Will Allen (ankle) fully participated in practice Thursday, Oct. 25.

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Steelers | Jason Worilds misses practice

Wed, 24 Oct 2012 16:29:37 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jason Worilds (illness) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 24.

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Steelers | LaMarr Woodley to be part of a rotation

Sat, 06 Oct 2012 07:34:12 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers plan to use LB LaMarr Woodley in a rotation with LB Jason Worilds early in Week 5 in order to keep Woodley fresh for the fourth quarter, particularly against a mobile quarterback like Philadelphia Eagles QB Michael Vick. The Steelers, however, will not have Woodley and LB James Harrison (knee) - who will also be used in a rotation - out of the game at the same time. The coaching staff wants to make sure their best players are fresh when the game might be on the line after the defense blew leads of 24-14 and 31-21 in the fourth quarter of their Week 3 loss to the Oakland Raiders.

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Steelers | Three defensive players probable for Week 1

Fri, 07 Sep 2012 15:01:08 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (ankle), LB Larry Foote (ankle) and LB Jason Worilds (wrist) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 7, and are listed as probable for Week 1.

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Steelers | Three defensive players fully practice

Thu, 06 Sep 2012 16:09:03 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers DE Brett Keisel (ankle), LB Larry Foote (ankle) and LB Jason Worilds (wrist) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.

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Steelers | Jason Worilds practices

Wed, 05 Sep 2012 13:18:37 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jason Worilds (wrist) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Sept. 5.

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Steelers | Jason Worilds expected to practice Monday

Wed, 29 Aug 2012 12:57:54 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jason Worilds (wrist) is expected to participate in practice Monday, Sept. 3. If he is able to get though practice, he likely would play in Week 1 but could be limited.

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Steelers | Make roster moves

Tue, 28 Aug 2012 14:13:47 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers activated LB James Harrison (knee, back) and LB Jason Worilds (wrist) from the Physically Unable to Perform list Tuesday, Aug. 28. The Steelers also released RB Jason Ford.

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Steelers | Two still considered week-to-week

Thu, 23 Aug 2012 10:26:02 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said LB Jason Worilds (wrist) and P Jeremy Kapinos (back) are still considered week-to-week at this point because of their injuries.

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Steelers | Jason Worilds still making way back

Sun, 19 Aug 2012 22:40:34 -0700

It remains unclear when Pittsburgh Steelers LB Jason Worilds (knee) will be able to make it back after offseason wrist surgery. He still cannot hinge his wrist to take on blockers, and will probably have to wear a brace when he is able to return.

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Steelers | Six to begin camp on PUP

Wed, 25 Jul 2012 15:39:19 -0700

Pittsburgh Steelers S DaMon Cromartie-Smith (undisclosed), OT Casey Hampton (knee), LB James Harrison (knee), RB Rashard Mendenhall (knee), OT Max Starks (knee) and LB Jason Worilds (wrist) will start training camp on the Physically Unable to Perform list.

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