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Steelers Vs Bengals X-Factor: Ben Roethlisberger

If you read my “Matchups to Watch” piece from yesterday, you know that Fitzgerald Toussaint, Jordan Todman, Martavis Bryant and the secondary has the spotlight on them in today’s Wild Card showdown between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Cincinnati Bengals. However, when it comes down to an X-factor for this game,…


Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions 2015-16: Wildcard Weekend

The Pittsburgh Steelers needed a defibrillator to rescue their playoff hopes, as did many of the fans who endured one of the most heart-stopping dueling television viewing experiences of their lives. Fortunately the venerable Dr. Rex Ryan was on scene to perform the delicate procedure which included taking a large…


Haley Should Bring Back Packaged Plays For Playoff Game

I like what Todd Haley has done and for once, the general consensus has been the same. But there’s one thing I’m hoping, pleading even maybe, to see tonight. It’s his packaged play, his run/pass option, that we have hardly seen from him over the last several weeks. In my…


Wildcard Week Steelers Vs Bengals: What To Watch For

The Pittsburgh Steelers for the second season in a row will be playing at least 17 meaningful games, returning to the postseason after scraping by in the final week thanks to a loss by the Jets, earning them the sixth seed in the AFC. Their opponents are a common one,…


Steelers See Bengals Game As “One Of Four” Of Postseason

While the Pittsburgh Steelers roster may not be quite stacked top to bottom as it once was even five or six years ago, they still have many very accomplished and talented players at the top, such as quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, tight end Heath Miller, and wide receiver Antonio Brown. But…


Roster Full Of New Faces From Last Steelers Playoff Victory

The last time that the Pittsburgh Steelers have won a playoff game, back during the 2010 season, the roster certainly looked a lot different. Players such as Maurkice Pouncey, Antonio Brown, and Jason Worilds were rookies. In fact, of that class, only Pouncey and Brown remain with the team. Though…



Whether Steelers Or Bengals, One Playoff Drought Will End Today

The Pittsburgh Steelers have not won a playoff game since the 2010 season, in the AFC Championship game. They have only played in three playoff games since then, including the Super Bowl after their last victory, and are riding a three-game playoff losing streak coming into Ohio today. But that…


Steelers Vs. Bengals 2015 Wild Card: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV, Injuries & Radio Schedule

2015 Wild Card Pittsburgh Steelers (10-6) vs. Cincinnati Bengals (12-4) Kickoff: 8:15 p.m. ET Site: Paul Brown Stadium (65,515) • Cincinnati, Ohio Playing Surface: Synthetic TV Coverage: CBS-TV (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2) Announcers: Jim Nantz (play-by-play), Phil Simms (color analyst), Tracy Wolfson (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network – WDVE-FM…


Steelers Vs Bengals: Matchups To Watch

A Pittsburgh Steelers regular season full of injuries, ups, downs and thrilling highlights comes down to Saturday’sshowdown at Paul Brown Stadium against the Cincinnati Bengals in the AFC Wild Card matchup at 8:00 p.m. Unfortunately for the Steelers, running back DeAngelo Williams has been ruled out for the Wild Card…


2015 NFL Wildcard Weekend: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you and welcome to the 2015 Wild Card weekend. Magically, the Pittsburgh Steelers made the playoffs during the final weekend of the 2015 regular season and they’re now set to play the Cincinatti Bengals Saturday night on the road in the first round of the…


Steelers’ Film Room: Bengals’ Specialty Packages

I decided against doing a dedicated Cincinnati Bengals’ scouting report this week because the Pittsburgh Steelers have played them twice and they haven’t changed much since the last meeting a couple weeks ago. It’s what Mike Tomlin has even said several times throughout the week. But what they do that’s…