Articles by Matthew Marczi


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Steelers 2013 Draft Class Review – RB Le’Veon Bell

By Matthew Marczi It has been a theme for many years that, aside from the occasional special teams contributions, rookies on the Pittsburgh Steelers, including even first-round draft picks, rarely contribute during their first season. That has been especially true over the years on defense, though less so on offense….



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Steelers Offseason Priorities – What To Do With Woodley And Worilds

By Matthew Marczi The Pittsburgh Steelers have their work cut out for them coming off consecutive non-winning seasons. It takes elbow grease to get from 8-8 to a contender, as everybody knows, of course, but this offseason, the issue is more complicated than simply improving, due to some uncommon circumstances….


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Steelers 2013 Draft Class Review – Jarvis Jones

By Matthew Marczi It has been a theme for many years that, aside from the occasional special teams contributions, rookies on the Pittsburgh Steelers, including even first-round draft picks, rarely contribute during their first season. That has been especially true over the years on defense, though less so on offense….



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Steelers Offseason Priorities – Finding An Offensive Line Coach

By Matthew Marczi The Pittsburgh Steelers have their work cut out for them coming off consecutive non-winning seasons. It takes elbow grease to get from 8-8 to a contender, as everybody knows, of course, but this offseason, the issue is more complicated than simply improving, due to some uncommon circumstances….


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Steelers 2013 Draft Class Review – Season Overview

Every draft class for every team in the National Football League is important. Just about every year feels to some as though it’s the most important draft for their favorite team in recent memory. We hear that already about the 2014 draft for the Pittsburgh Steelers…we also heard that about…


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Steelers Offseason Priorities – A Primer

By Matthew Marczi When a team is coming off a season that ended in a .500 record, one would naturally expect that said team has a lot of work ahead of it in the following offseason in order to field a winning team the next time around. That is exactly…


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Pittsburgh Steelers 2014 Free Agents Analysis – C-G Eric Olsen – Exclusive Rights

By Matthew Marczi Player: Eric Olsen Position: Center/Guard Experience: 3 Years Free Agent Status: Exclusive Rights 2013 Salary Cap Hit: $163,235 2013 Season Breakdown: The Pittsburgh Steelers are entering the 2014 offseason with what is perhaps an unprecedented 21 unrestricted free agents through which to sort—relative to team history—partially due…


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Pittsburgh Steelers 2014 Free Agents Analysis – P Mat McBriar – Unrestricted

By Matthew Marczi Player: Mat McBriar Position: Punter Experience: 10 Years Free Agent Status: Unrestricted 2013 Salary Cap Hit: $293,824 2013 Season Breakdown: The Pittsburgh Steelers wanted to upgrade their punting position over second-year undrafted free agent Drew Butler, so when Butler beat out veteran Brian Moorman during the preseason,…