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Steelers Could Play Regular Season Game In Mexico In 2016

The Pittsburgh Steelers have one of the biggest fan bases in Mexico and may return there as early as next season. The team is close to agreeing to a deal that would place the team in Mexico City in 2016, according to as.com. The site notes the NFL was close…


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Antonio Brown Headlines PFF’s All-Pro Team

They may not be your favorite but Pro Football Focus is the best place for league-wide grading. They unveiled their quarterly All-Pro team and one Pittsburgh Steeler made the starting lineup. As you could have guessed, it’s Antonio Brown, paired with Julio Jones as the outside receivers. Through four games,…


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Monday Night Critical Game For Steelers Playoff Hopes

All of us here at Steelers Depot remarked many times in the days leading up to the Steelers-Ravens game just how winnable the contest was, even with Mike Vick at the helm on a short week. Baltimore, especially in their current banged-up state, was simply one of the more winnable…



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Ben Roethlisberger Refutes Reports Of Early Return

Mike Tomlin noted in today’s press conference that Ben Roethlisberger is progressing well. While that appears to be true, there is still no exact timetable for when the Pittsburgh Steelers’ franchise quarterback will return. Appearing on 93.7 The Fan today, Roethlisberger denied the reports of him returning in three weeks…


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Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: 2015 Week Four

With a quarter of the NFL year in the books and with their quarterback limited to Terrible Towel waiving, the Pittsburgh Steelers grade at a C- through the first four games of the 2015 season. After sending Josh Scobee off to foreign pastures with a sack of Pittsburgh cash and…


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Shamarko Thomas’ Time Running Out In Pittsburgh

Hard worker. Great story. A player you root for. Those are all facts to describe Shamarko Thomas. His future in Pittsburgh, however, is a much more uncertain. Through the first quarter of the season, Thomas has logged four defensive snaps. They all came in Week One when the Steelers tried…


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Steelers Film Room: Mike Mitchell Vs Ravens

Would it be striking to hear that Pittsburgh Steelers free safety Mike Mitchell has been one of the team’s top performers on defense through the first quarter of this season? Surprising as it may be based on his first year with the team, and especially in light of the amount…



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Steelers Film Room: Michael Vick Vs Ravens

There is no singular player on which the success for failure of the Pittsburgh Steelers rides over the course of the next few weeks than Michael Vick, who is the team’s starting quarterback until Ben Roethlisberger is able to return from a sprained MCL suffered last Sunday. The 35-year-old veteran…


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Steelers Tackling Deficiencies Exceed League-Wide Trends

I am not speaking in hyperbole, nor am I making a revelation, when I say that the Pittsburgh Steelers have been plagued with poor tackling on the defensive side of the ball through the first quarter of the 2015 season, an issue that is not only contributing to their defensive…


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Steelers Lacked YAC In Loss To Ravens

We’ve already looked at the high percentage of failed completions that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mike Vick had Thursday night in the 23-20 loss to the Baltimore Ravens and how they played a role in the lack of offensive production in the game. While those kind of stats aren’t often talked…


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Boswell’s Tryout Served As Good Primer For Gameday Conditions

In perhaps a mild upset, Chris Boswell won the Pittsburgh Steelers’ kicking tryout over veterans Kai Forbath and Randy Bullock. According to the new kicker, Boswell didn’t have to just battle two other people Saturday. He had to battle the elements. “It was pouring rain, windy, all the elements you…


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Steelers Offensive Charting: First Four Weeks

The 11-day break in between Pittsburgh Steelers games this week allows us to take a look at personnel packages and player usage over the first four weeks of the season. Some of it might be a bit tedious to research, but there are several intriguing facts within the examination of…