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Nickel Continues To Dominate Steelers’ Personnel Groupings

We’re just two games into this preseason and one thing remains clear within the Steelers’ defensive units: the Nickel formation is the go-to package in almost every situation. There are some factors to consider here, however, so it’s important not to put a huge amount of weight on some of…


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Keenan Lewis Reunion Would Continue Steelers’ Tradition

I don’t want to pretend the ink has been put on the paper yet but Keenan Lewis re-signing with the Pittsburgh Steelers would be just another in a long line of Steel City reunions. So let’s get a little nostalgic with the previous players who left for greener pastures but…


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Steelers Film Room: David Johnson Vs Eagles

It became increasingly obvious why the Pittsburgh Steelers chose to re-sign former Steelers tight end David Johnson after they released Matt Spaeth with a failed physical. Quite simply, it appears that they will need him, because they have little else in the form of known commodities when it comes to…



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Steelers Vs Eagles: Game Notes

Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers Week 2 preseason loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. First Half – B.J. Finney got work as part of the wedge on the starting kick return unit. Replaced Roosevelt Nix. The front five of that unit: Arthur Moats-Steven Johnson-Vince Williams-Jordan Zumwalt-Shamarko Thomas – Nice job…


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Steelers Film Room: Fitzgerald Toussaint Vs Eagles

Fitzgerald Toussaint has been quite a find for the Pittsburgh Steelers as a No. 3 running back behind Le’Veon Bell and DeAngelo Williams. Without the Michigan product, who knows if the Steelers advance to the divisional round in last year’s playoffs. Although Toussaint fumbled against the Denver Broncos, costing the Steelers…


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Steelers Film Room: Sean Davis Vs Eagles

For the moment, at least, the Pittsburgh Steelers are counting on rookie defensive back Sean Davis to be able to be an immediate contributor on the defensive side of the ball, serving as the team’s starting nickel back. Though he was drafted to play safety, injury and need has moved…


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Steelers Film Room: Daniel McCullers Vs Eagles

During the Pittsburgh Steelers’ first preseason game, the coaching staff evidently wanted to give third-year nose tackle Daniel McCullers a very long spell. If I recall, he played around 40 snaps in the game, and his level of effort and execution, as you might expect, wavered quite a bit in…


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Ravens Get Elvis Dumervil, Breshad Perriman Back From PUP List

The Baltimore Ravens ended the 2015 season with a number of injuries to key players. Consequently, they began the 2016 training camp sessions with a number of key players listed on the Physically Unable to Perform List. But slowly and surely, they have been gradually getting all of their missing…


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2016 South Side Questions: Where Is DeCastro’s New Deal?

Training camp has ended, and the Pittsburgh Steelers have reverted back to taking their practices at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While training camp might have seen a lot of work put into the team and…


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Keenan Lewis Writes He’s Visiting Steelers Today – (Updated)

One former Pittsburgh Steeler is making another trip through the Fort Pitt Tunnel Tuesday. Keenan Lewis told one Instagram user he’s visiting the team today. The Instagram account he commented on, antoniobrownmut, passed the following conversation along to us.     Not that there was much doubt but we looked for…


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Recently Released TE Bear Pascoe Could Be Attractive To Steelers

The New England Patriots parted ways with a veteran player on Monday and if the Pittsburgh Steelers aren’t totally thrilled with the progress made so far during the preseason by young tight end Xavier Grimble, then they should probably consider taking a long look at said player. Released by the…


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Bud Dupree Admits He’s Tried To Return Too Quickly

It has been a frustrating training camp for fans hoping to see Bud Dupree make a big step forward in year two. He’s been held out of most of camp with a groin issue. And he’s compounded the problem by trying to take little steps and return to the practice…


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Ranking The Rooms: AFC North Safeties

Finally, we’ve reached the last piece in the series Ranking the Rooms:  AFC North edition. This has been a major labor of love compiling these pieces, but I hope you as the reader have enjoyed this series throughout the summer. Today, we’ll take a look at the last — and…


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Martavis Bryant Responds To Stephen A: Don’t Judge Me

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant has taken a social media sabbatical basically since the news of his year-long suspension came down in March. But it looks like Bryant hopped back onto the grid today and responded to a nearly month-ago comment Stephen A Smith made on First Take. He was…