2012 Pittsburgh Steelers Regular Season Play Direction Report – Week 1

Several have emailed and asked if I would be doing the directional reports again this year, so below is the rushing and passing offense and defense play direction report from the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday night opener against the Denver Broncos. I have included the league ranks in these as well. This report will be part of the weekly reports that we provide moving forward in the season.

2012 Pittsburgh Steelers Regular Season Play Direction Report – Week 1

RUSHING OFFENSE
Left EndLeft TackleLeft GuardUp the MiddleRight GuardRight TackleRight End
Plays: 7Plays: 3Plays: 3Plays: 7Plays: 3Plays: 1Plays: 2
NFL Rank: 2NFL Rank: 16NFL Rank: 13NFL Rank: 9NFL Rank: 6NFL Rank: 24NFL Rank: 12
Avg Gain: 4.71Avg Gain: 2.67Avg Gain: 1.33Avg Gain: 2.57Avg Gain: 3.00Avg Gain: 0.00Avg Gain: 3.50
NFL Rank: 13NFL Rank: 14NFL Rank: 17NFL Rank: 17NFL Rank: 14NFL Rank: 26NFL Rank: 13

RUSHING DEFENSE
Left EndLeft TackleLeft GuardUp the MiddleRight GuardRight TackleRight End
Plays: 0Plays: 4Plays: 4Plays: 8Plays: 2Plays: 2Plays: 4
NFL Rank: N/ANFL Rank: 14NFL Rank: 9NFL Rank: 7NFL Rank: 11NFL Rank: 17NFL Rank: 6
Avg Gain: N/AAvg Gain: 2.00Avg Gain: 3.75Avg Gain: 5.88Avg Gain: 2.50Avg Gain: -0.50Avg Gain: 6.00
NFL Rank: N/ANFL Rank: 7NFL Rank: 17NFL Rank: 20NFL Rank: 8NFL Rank: 2NFL Rank: 16
PASSING OFFENSE
Short LeftShort MiddleShort RightDeep LeftDeep MiddleDeep Right
Plays: 15Plays: 7Plays: 7Plays: 5Plays: 3Plays: 1
NFL Rank: 4NFL Rank: 11NFL Rank: 24NFL Rank: 2NFL Rank: 4NFL Rank: 18
Avg Gain: 4.93Avg Gain: 10.14Avg Gain: 4.71Avg Gain: 11.80Avg Gain: 0.00Avg Gain: 23.00
NFL Rank: 18NFL Rank: 7NFL Rank: 22NFL Rank: 15NFL Rank: 15NFL Rank: 7
Comp %: 66.67Comp %: 71.43Comp %: 57.14Comp %: 40.00Comp %: 0.00Comp %: 100.00
NFL Rank: 14NFL Rank: 13NFL Rank: 21NFL Rank: 17NFL Rank: 15NFL Rank: 1
PASSING DEFENSE
Short LeftShort MiddleShort RightDeep LeftDeep MiddleDeep Right
Plays: 7Plays: 5Plays: 12Plays: 1Plays: 0Plays: 1
NFL Rank: 21NFL Rank: 15NFL Rank: 10NFL Rank: 18NFL Rank: N/ANFL Rank: 18
Avg Gain: 15.57Avg Gain: 2.00Avg Gain: 9.50Avg Gain: 20.00Avg Gain: N/AAvg Gain: 0.00
NFL Rank: 28NFL Rank: 2NFL Rank: 27NFL Rank: 20NFL Rank: N/ANFL Rank: 2
Comp %: 85.71Comp %: 40.00Comp %: 83.33Comp %: 100.00Comp %: N/AComp %: 0.00
NFL Rank: 27NFL Rank: 3NFL Rank: 24NFL Rank: 21NFL Rank: N/ANFL Rank: 1

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