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Steelers Vs. Seahawks: Player Snap Counts – Week 12

The Pittsburgh Steelers fell to 6-5 on the season Sunday with their 39-30 loss to the Seattle Seahawks and as result they will enter Week 13 as the No. 8 seed in the AFC. The snap counts from Sunday’s game have now been compiled and while there aren’t many surprises included…


Steelers Defense’s Struggles On Third Down Continue

There have been a number of games during the 2015 season in which the Pittsburgh Steelers defense has struggled to get off the field defensively on third down. For the year, the team ranks 22nd in the league in allowing a 41 percent conversion rate on third down. Yesterday’s loss…


DeAngelo Williams Acclimating Himself To Passing Game

During the course of this season, I could not help but to notice how many similarities I suddenly find between the running styles of DeAngelo Williams and Le’Veon Bell. Williams, of course, is in his 10th season, while Bell is in just his third, but I have watched every snap…


Steelers Take Nose Dive In Turnover Differential During Loss

The Pittsburgh Steelers entered yesterday’s game finally trending in the right direction in terms of turnover differential for the first time in five years, during which span, perhaps not coincidentally, they failed to win a playoff game. On the season, the team had posted a +5 turnover differential, which of…


Ailing Antwon Blake Continues To Harm Steelers Defense

The Pittsburgh Steelers returned to the field yesterday evening after a week off, and you might say that it showed, as the defense gave up a season-high 39 points, or about double what they had been averaging per game. Of course, the four turnovers on offense didn’t help. Neither did…



Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Seahawks

Stats of the weird from a game that makes me very, very queasy. – You know I always start with the score. The Seattle Seahawks 39-30 victory was the first 39-30 final in NFL history. So at least the Pittsburgh Steelers made history. Hooray? – Based on the information available…


AFC Playoff Picture: Steelers Now No. 8 Seed After Loss To Seahawks

It goes without saying that Sunday wasn’t a good day for the Pittsburgh Steelers as not only did they turn the football over four times in their loss to the Seattle Seahawks, their pass defense allowed opposing quarterback Russell Wilson to throw for 345 yards and 5 touchdowns. To make…


Quick Hits: Steelers Vs Seahawks Winners/Losers

I hope you didn’t break your television. Out of disgust over this game or being forced to listen to Mike Carey. WINNERS:  Ben Roethlisberger: While he did throw two interceptions, neither were egregious. Antonio Brown and Richard Sherman got, uh, let’s say tangled up, in one and Roethlisberger lost the handle…


Markus Wheaton Breaks Out For Record Day In Steelers’ Loss

The Pittsburgh Steelers as a team had a horrendous day, dropping to 6-5 on the season as four of the AFC’s 5-5 teams heading into the day also climbed to that vaunted record. Entering the day, Pittsburgh was in pole position for the top Wildcard spot, but they leave sitting…





Week 12 Early Game Discussion Thread

Being as the Pittsburgh Steelers are playing later on today, we’ll have a chance to sit back and watch the early games in this Week 12 of the NFL season. As previously noted, most of us will be doing a lot of scoreboard watching today and we invite you to…


Steelers Vs. Seahawks: 7 Keys To Victory

The (6-4) Pittsburgh Steelers will play the (5-5) Seattle Seahawks on the road Sunday and below are seven key things that I believe they will need to do in the game in order to come away with another big win that would keep them the No. 5 seed in the…