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Steelers CB Antwon Blake Expects To Play Ahead Of Cortez Allen Sunday Night

While Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said Tuesday that he still has confidence in cornerback Cortez Allen after benching him late in the Sunday game against the Indianapolis Colts, it appears as though the struggling defensive back has lost his spot in the nickel sub package for the upcoming game Sunday night against the […]

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Mike Tomlin Thinks Antonio Brown Is The J.J. Watt Of Wide Receivers

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown currently leads the NFL with 60 catches and is second with 852 receiving yards. As previously noted, if Brown somehow duplicates those numbers in the second half of the season, he’ll easily set new franchise records in several receiving statistical categories. Brown continues to be one of the league’s […]

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Roethlisberger Effectively Used Play Action In Win Over Colts

Thanks to the early success that the Pittsburgh Steelers running game had Sunday in their 51-35 win over the Indianapolis Colts, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was able to effectively mix in some play action in route to his career record performance. For the game, Roethlisberger used play action on 12 passing attempts and he completed nine […]

Ravens Injury Report: TE Owen Daniels Fails To Practice Thursday

30 October 2014

The Baltimore Ravens have now released their Thursday injury report and it doesn’t look like they’ll be getting back one of their tight ends this week for the Sunday night game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. After being limited Wednesday, tight end Owen Daniels (knee) failed to practice Thursday and it’s looking like he will miss […]

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Steelers Injury Report: TE Matt Spaeth Back Practicing Fully On Thursday

30 October 2014

The Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday injury report is now out and very little has changed since Wednesday. Remaining sidelined Wednesday was safety Ross Ventrone (hamstring), who is expected to miss the game Sunday night against the Baltimore Ravens. Limited once again was cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm), who is continuing to slowly work himself back as he […]

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Steelers Might Not Need Their Third Cornerback Very Much Against Ravens

30 October 2014

There’s a lot of discussion about which Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback may or may not be the first one off the bench Sunday night against the Baltimore Ravens, but if that game goes similar to the way the first meeting between the two teams went back in Week 2, there’s a good chance we won’t see […]

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Roethlisberger Ball Now On Display In The Pro Football Hall Of Fame

30 October 2014

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger completed 40 of 49 passes for 522 yards and 6 touchdowns Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts and now one of the balls used in that game is on display in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. A ball from @steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger’s historic 522-yard game is now on display! […]

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2014 NFL Week 8 TOX Stats

30 October 2014

I now have the TOX stats through Week 8 of the 2014 NFL season compiled and this week we had the plus two or better teams go a combined TOX stat went 8-1 (88.9%). Year to date, teams with a plus two or better TOX stat are now 73-11 (86.9%). Keep in mind that the expected […]

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Todd Haley On Martavis Bryant: ‘He Got The Opportunity When He Showed He Was Ready For It’

30 October 2014

After being inactive for the six games of the 2014 season, Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver Martavis Bryant has played in the last two games and has scored three touchdowns. Because of the instant success inside the red zone that Bryant has had, several fans are wondering what took so long for him to finally […]

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Kozora Video: Breaking Down The Cortez Allen Breakdowns

30 October 2014

By Alex Kozora Although there were countless exciting moments to cover from the Pittsburgh Steelers 51-34 victory over the Indianapolis Colts, we’ll try and tackle one of the most glaring negatives. The plays that led to Cortez Allen’s benching. We’ll break down some technique and mental issues that contributed to his poor performance and why […]

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Future Snap Counts Up To Ryan Shazier To Dictate

30 October 2014

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie inside linebacker Ryan Shazier began his first practice in the team’s starting lineup, so it’s no surprise that the coaching staff put him back into the lineup right away despite the fact that he missed four weeks of practices with a knee injury. Not that they just dropped him in the game […]

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Steelers Still Juggling Wide Receivers Behind Antonio Brown

30 October 2014

It doesn’t exactly seem as though the Pittsburgh Steelers have an assigned number two receiver right now—let alone an obvious one. That fact has been thrust into the forefront over the past two games as offensive coordinator Todd Haley has looked to get rookie Martavis Bryant involved. It’s certainly been working, with palpable results. In […]

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Steelers vs Colts Second Half Notes And Observations

30 October 2014

Below are my notes and observations of the second half of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ victory on Sunday over the Indianapolis Colts. The Steelers opened the second half of the game with the ball, and in a three tight end set. In case it’s not obvious by now, Will Johnson is the third tight end, not […]

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Steelers vs Colts First Half Notes And Observations

30 October 2014

Below are my notes and observations of the first half of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ victory on Sunday over the Indianapolis Colts. Despite facing a more potent offense, the Steelers opened in their base defense against Andrew Luck, meaning Cam Thomas in at nose tackle. He missed a tackle on Ahmad Bradshaw up the middle on […]

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Steelers Film Room: No. 7 Gets No. 6 By Going To No. 2

30 October 2014

If you were like me, you were quite surprised to see the Pittsburgh Steelers throw the football on the fourth and inches from the Indianapolis Colts eleven yard-line with 5:21 left in the fourth quarter. The play worked, however, as quarterback Ben Roethlisberger hit tight end Heath Miller in the back of the end zone […]

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Steelers CB Antwon Blake Expects To Play Ahead Of Cortez Allen Sunday Night

29 October 2014

While Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said Tuesday that he still has confidence in cornerback Cortez Allen after benching him late in the Sunday game against the Indianapolis Colts, it appears as though the struggling defensive back has lost his spot in the nickel sub package for the upcoming game Sunday night against the […]

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David Todd: Quick Thoughts: Steelers Versus Colts

29 October 2014

The Pittsburgh Steelers took on the Indianapolis Colts in a nationally-televised game on a beautiful late afternoon at Heinz Field and delivered one of the greatest offensive performances in franchise history. Ben Roethlisberger threw for 522 yards and six touchdowns leading the Steelers to a massively-entertaining 51-34 victory over the AFC South leaders. The Steelers […]

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Ravens Injury Report: TE Owen Daniels Returns To Practice Wednesday

29 October 2014

The Baltimore Ravens have now released their first injury report for the game Sunday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field and it shows that several players failed to practice Wednesday. Sitting out Wednesday were wide receiver Michael Campanaro (hamstring), running back Justin Forsett (ankle), defensive tackle Haloti Ngata (shin), cornerback Jimmy Smith (foot), […]

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Steelers Injury Report: Gilbert, McLendon, Thomas All Practice Fully Wednesday

29 October 2014

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now wrapped up their Wednesday practice as they prepare to play the Baltimore Ravens Sunday night at Heinz Field and the first injury report of the week has now been released. Not practicing Wednesday were tight end Matt Spaeth (hamstring) and safety Ross Ventrone (hamstring). Ventrone is not expected to be […]

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Scoring Change Results In Steelers LB James Harrison Having Two Sacks Against Colts

29 October 2014

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison has now been credited with two sacks in the game this past Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts. Scoring change (per @EliasSports) for Sunday’s Week 8 game vs @Colts (@jharrison9292 now credited w/ 2.0 sacks): pic.twitter.com/xDnt18NLhq — Burt Lauten (@SteelersPRBurt) October 29, 2014 On Wednesday, Elias Sports made the official scoring […]

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P Adam Podlesh Grateful For Way Steelers Treated Him During Wife’s Life-Threatening Scare

29 October 2014

I thought all of you might like to read the story about former Pittsburgh Steelers punter Adam Podlesh, who had to take time away from the team during training camp because of his wife having complications with her pregnancy. Adam’s wife apparently almost died in the delivery room while giving birth to their new son […]

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The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Ravens With John Eisenberg, Tomlin Recap & More Episode

29 October 2014

Season 5, Episode 37  of The Terrible Podcast is now up and David Todd and I get started in this episode by talking about the NFL trade deadline and ways to possibly encourage more moves to be made in the future. Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin had his weekly press conference Tuesday and we talk about him praising […]

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Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict To Miss A Few Games After Having Knee Scoped

29 October 2014

The Cincinnati Bengals might get wide receiver A.J. Green back this week, but they will definitely be without one of their top defensive players Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis told the media Wednesday that the middle linebacker Vontaze Burfict will likely miss at least the next two games after having his […]

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Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Named AFC Offensive Player Of The Week

29 October 2014

Thanks to his career-record performance Sunday versus the Indianapolis Colts, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has been named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week in Week 8, the NFL announced today. Roethlisberger completed 40-of-49 passes for 522 yards with six touchdowns and zero interceptions against the Colts on his way to setting new single-game franchise records […]

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Steelers Mid-Season Rookie Report Card

29 October 2014

The Pittsburgh Steelers are now halfway through their 2014 season, and they stand at 5-3—right where they were at the halfway point of the 2012 season, before it all crumbled with Ben Roethlisberger getting injured the following week. But Roethlisberger hasn’t missed a single snap since returning from that injury, excluding a handful of snaps […]

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Ben Roethlisberger Destroying The Blitz This Season

29 October 2014

One of the underrated aspects of Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger’s historic performance against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday is simply how well the 11th-year veteran performed against the blitz, which according to Kevin Seifert for ESPN, the road team brought over 40 percent of the time. The problem for the Colts, however, is that […]

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Steelers Defense On Pace To Give Up 80 Explosive Plays In 2014

29 October 2014

In the Sunday win over the Indianapolis Colts the Pittsburgh Steelers defense gave up seven more explosive plays of 20 yards or more and that now brings their total allowed on the season to 40. To put that number into perspective, only the Jacksonville Jaguars (44) have allowed more explosive plays so far this season. […]

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Steelers Film Room: Gay Makes Luck Pay

29 October 2014

The second quarter interception Sunday by Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback William Gay that was returned for a touchdown against the Indianapolis Colts just goes to show that quarterback Andrew Luck is human. While it was a great play by Gay in reading Colts wide receiver Hakeem Nicks, a quick look at the all-22 shows that Luck […]

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Focus Must Now Turn To A Very Meaningful Ravens Week

29 October 2014

Just a few days ago, the Pittsburgh Steelers greatly bolstered their resume for AFC North contention by securing not only a quality victory over a tough opponent in the Indianapolis Colts, they also managed to stack wins for the first time this season. As a matter of fact, the Steelers are two games above .500 […]

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