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Steelers Make Heavy Use Of Le’Veon Bell At Wide Receiver

When the Pittsburgh Steelers said that they were going to use running back Le’Veon Bell, they weren’t kidding, as he played over 50 snaps in his first game back from a three-game suspension. Another thing they weren’t kidding about? The plan to use him as a wide receiver. Of his…


Ravens, Justin Forsett Agree To Mutually Part Ways

Running back Justin Forsett started the first three games of the regular season for the Baltimore Ravens. On Sunday, he was a game day inactive, a healthy scratch. On Tuesday, the organization and Forsett ‘mutually’ agreed to part ways. Of course, it was not as though there were no hints…



Sack Breakdown: Steelers Vs Chiefs

A pair of them to go over with you this week. 1. 3rd and 20, 9:42 1st. 11 personnel. Five block + TE chip/release versus a three man rush. Obviously, disappointing to have a sack – and a pretty quick one at that – happen on a three man rush…



David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Week 4: Steelers Versus Chiefs

Coming off the worst defeat of the Mike Tomlin-era, a 34-3 blowout at the hands of the Philadelphia Eagles, the Pittsburgh Steelers hosted the Kansas City Chiefs at Heinz Field on Sunday night in nationally-televised match-up and came within eight seconds of the biggest win of the Tomlin-era. The Steelers…


Justin Gilbert Debuts On Defense For Steelers

It may have taken a full 30 percent of their secondary going down, but on Sunday night, the recently acquired third-year cornerback Justin Gilbert finally got on the field on defense for the Pittsburgh Steelers. And it wasn’t much, but it was a start, at least, a taste. He played…


Keith Butler Was At His Most Aggressive Sunday Night

I doubt Keith Butler actually listened but we can all pretend he heard us anyway. The number one request from this Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense was to become more aggressive, send more blitzes and defenders. And Butler responded to that as the defense dominated the Kansas City Chiefs. On Sunday, Butler…



Steelers Vs Chiefs Positional Grades

Sunday night’s nationally televised game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Pittsburgh Steelers from Heinz Field couldn’t have gone better for the black and gold coming off the worst loss in the Mike Tomlin era just one week before. The high-powered offense fired on all cylinder’s in Le’Veon Bell’s…


Steelers May Be Cautious Bringing Sean Davis Back From Injury

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie second-round draft pick Sean Davis did dress for Sunday night’s victory over the Chiefs, but as we learned by the end of the game, his ‘active’ status was nearly a semantic designation, as he did not play a single snap on defense, nor did he participate on…



Cleveland’s Misery Continues As They Lose Another Center

Things are not going particularly well for the Cleveland Browns thus far through the first quarter of the season. Unfortunately for them, nearly all of the articles that I have written thus far this season about the Browns have been negative in nature, and that is simply a reflection of…



Fowler: Marcus Gilbert “Could Miss Some Time”

Small update to today’s earlier report on Marcus Gilbert’s mid-foot injury suffered in last night’s win over the Kansas City Chiefs. Earlier today, Chris Adamski tweeted out Gilbert was in a boot but without crutches. ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler is now saying Gilbert has undergone an MRI but it’s unclear how…