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Martavis Bryant A Little Good, A Little Bad, A Little Ugly In Opener

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin made it clear before the game that he did not by any means expect to see mistake-free football by his unit heading into the team’s first preseason game, especially when their opponent already had a game under their belt. He certainly didn’t get mistake-free football, although the Steelers may […]

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Steelers Rookie OL Wesley Johnson Only Played Center Against Giants

If Pittsburgh Steelers rookie fifth-round draft pick Wesley Johnson is going to make the final 53 man roster this year out of training camp, he’s going to really have to show a lot more position flexibility on the offensive line. Saturday night in the Steelers 20-16 preseason loss to the New York Giants, the Vanderbilt […]

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Steelers DE Brian Arnfelt Relagated To Third-Team Duty Against Giants

It’s really hard to read into too many things during preseason games when comes to snap counts and which unit a player is playing with, but one thing certainly stuck out Saturday night during the Pittsburgh Steelers 20-16 loss to the New York Giants. Second-year defensive end Brian Arnfelt, who spent most of his rookie […]

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UDFA Howard Jones Makes A Splash With Splash Plays In NFL Debut

The Pittsburgh Steelers opened their preseason schedule last night with a 20-16 loss to the New York Giants, but a preseason game without any major injuries is always a small victory in its own right. Mistakes were made, and moments were had. The upward and downward trends are only beginning to develop over the course […]

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Steelers Vs. Giants: Winners And Losers

The Pittsburgh Steelers lost their preseason opener Saturday night to the New York Giants and after one pass back through the game replay, here is just a small sampling of some winners and losers for you to chew on. Fell free to add your own in the comments below. Winners: Sean Spence – There’s no […]

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Steelers Film Room: RB Dri Archer 46 Yard Reception Against Giants

The Pittsburgh Steelers lost their preseason opener Saturday night to the New York Giants, but not only did they give us glimpse of how they intend on using rookie running back Dri Archer this season early on in the contest, they also gave the Cleveland Browns something they will need to prepare for in the […]

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Steelers Film Room: 73 Yard Touchdown Run By Giants RB Rashad Jennings

The Pittsburgh Steelers defense gave up quite a few double explosive plays last season and in their 2014 preseason opener Saturday night against the New York Giants, the first-team defense allowed running back Rashad Jennings to scamper 73 yards for a score. I have an animated gif of the play below and it’s pretty clear […]

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Steelers vs Giants – First Half Recap

The Pittsburgh Steelers unveiled their new-look roster for the 2014 season tonight against the New York Giants in the first football game in far too long. There’s a bit of a damper on the proceedings with heralded rookie first-rounder Ryan Shazier out for the game, but nothing can take away the feelgoodness of Sean Spence’s […]

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Return Of The Living Dead

By Michael K. Reynolds Who will rise from the ashes this preseason? The answer to this question will greatly impact the Pittsburgh Steelers chances of returning to postseason play this year. New Kid in Town is a classic song by the Eagles which tells a story familiar to every NFL camp this time of the […]

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Steelers Vs Giants: What To Watch For In The Larger Picture

By Alex Kozora We’ve combed through this preseason game on an individual scale. Now, we’ll look at the Pittsburgh Steelers’ opener on a larger scale. The Games Tell The Story We’ve gotten to see and read a lot about this group of players through the first eleven practices. But as difficult as it might be […]

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Steelers Vs. Giants: Five Defensive Players To Watch That Weren’t 2014 Draft Picks

The Pittsburgh Steelers will kickoff their 2014 preseason Saturday night against the New York Giants and here are five players on the defensive side of the football that weren’t draft picks this year that we suggest keeping a close eye on during the game. Sean Spence – How can the former third-round draft pick not […]

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Steelers Vs. Giants: Five Offensive Players To Watch That Weren’t 2014 Draft Picks

The Pittsburgh Steelers will kickoff their 2014 preseason Saturday night against the New York Giants and here are five players on the offensive side of the football that weren’t draft picks this year that we suggest keeping a close eye on during the game. Mike Adams – Instead of us talking about Adams pushing Marcus […]

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Steelers Vs. Giants: What To Watch For With The Rookie Class

By Alex Kozora The Pittsburgh Steelers’ first preseason game is just hours away. The storylines are too numerous to list in just one article to pay attention to but obviously, this is the first chance for the Steelers’ rookie class to compete in a stadium. A look of what I hope to see out of […]

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Steelers Versus Giants – What I’m Watching For On Defense

It’s been more than half a year since the Pittsburgh Steelers played a game of football, but that changes tonight against the New York Giants. The team has undergone a lot of changes since the end of the 2013 season, so here are some of the things I will be curious to see when it […]

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Steelers Versus Giants – What I’m Watching For On Offense

It’s been more than half a year since the Pittsburgh Steelers played a game of football, but that changes tonight against the New York Giants. The team has undergone a lot of changes since the end of the 2013 season, so here are some of the things I will be curious to see when it […]

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Chris Carter In For Yet Another Fierce Roster Battle

Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker Chris Carter is in the final year of his contract, but the front office isn’t exactly knocking down his door to ensure that they have his exclusive rights heading into 2015. To be fair, they didn’t do that for Jason Worilds a year ago either, even though he was being moved […]

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Steelers Vs. Giants: What To Watch For By Position Groups

By Alex Kozora We’ve already looked at the rookies. By position, here are some additional individual storylines I’ll be keeping an eye out for while seeing the game live and re-watching it afterwards. Quarterback The team knows what they have in Ben Roethlisberger and Bruce Gradkowski. The only person of interest here is Landry Jones, […]

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Steelers Vs. Giants 2014 Preseason: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV, Injuries & Radio Schedule

Pittsburgh Steelers (0-0) vs. New York Giants (1-0) Kickoff: 7:30 p.m., EST Site: MetLife Stadium (82,500) • East Rutherford, N.J. Playing Surface: FieldTurf TV Coverage: CBS (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2 Announcers: Bob Pompeani (play-by-play), Edmund Nelson (color analyst), Jeff Verszyla (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network – WDVE-FM (102.5)/WBGG-AM (970) Announcers: Bill Hillgrove (play-by-play), Tunch […]

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Steelers Vs. Giants: Friday Night Five Questions

The Pittsburgh Steelers used Friday to travel to New Jersey as they will play the New York Giants Saturday night at MetLife Stadium. Last year, the Steelers opened their 2013 preseason at home against the Giants with an 18-13 loss. Then-rookie wide receiver Justin Brown led all Steelers pass catchers with four receptions for 32 […]

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Steelers WR Antonio Brown Receiving More Than Just Passes During Training Camp

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown has a lot of fans, but thanks to recent attempt to please as many of them as he can, he may have lost of few if they work in the Saint Vincent College Post Office. Upon his arrival to Latrobe for training camp, Brown took to his Facebook page […]

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Recapping The Steelers First Eleven Days Of Training Camp

By Alex Kozora Short recap of the last two days of Pittsburgh Steelers training camp practices. We’ll delve into it more Saturday morning before the first game. 11 on 11 stats from Wednesday’s and Thursday’s practice. Quarterbacks Ben Roethlisberger: 17/23 Bruce Gradkowski: 9/10 Landry Jones: 15/22 Brendon Kay: 6/9 1 TD Statistically, good performances all […]

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Daniel McCullers Can Help His Cause By Raising His Hand

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie nose tackle Daniel McCullers may appear to be ahead of schedule in comparison to what could be reasonably projected early on, based on his draft position and his college tape, which does wonders to explain why he fell to the sixth round in May despite his eye-catching measurements. But to say that […]

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Paying Homage To Joe Greene

By Beth Myncin The City of Champions, Sixburgh, Blitzburgh or whatever “name” you have for the city of Pittsburgh, it is a place surrounded by the remembrance of our sports greats. Coming into Pittsburgh International Airport, one of the first things you will notice is the large Franco Harris statue welcoming you to the city. […]

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Dri Archer Not Interested In Comparisons

It’s not that he has a problem with Chris Rainey or would be insulted to be compared to him. According to Ed Bouchette, new Pittsburgh Steelers running back Dri Archer simply doesn’t see all the similarities between himself and the former 2012 draft pick. For starters, although they are of similar stature, Archer is certainly […]

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Martavis Bryant Looking To Hold Ground Against Competition

As raw as he might be, Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver Martavis Bryant has the potential to be a playmaker as a rookie, if utilized properly. This is the reason the Steelers drafted him in the fourth round, and his glimmers of that potential in practice have seen him climbing the ranks over the last […]

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Sean Spence Looking To Shed This Triple-Digit Figure

709. That is the number of days that will have passed between the last football game Sean Spence participated and the next, which is tomorrow. 709 days since Spence has been a football player, rather than a bystander or participant in football activities. Nearly two entire years since he was first faced with the very […]

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