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Steelers vs Colts Film Review: Will Johnson

Excepting the season opener, whenever the Pittsburgh Steelers have been able to play with a lead, substantial or otherwise, it seems that Todd Haley and the offense is able to find more time, and snaps, for fullback and tight end Will Johnson. The Steelers spent plenty of time leading last…


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Steelers vs Colts Film Review: David DeCastro

Pittsburgh Steelers right guard David DeCastro’s performance last week against the Indianapolis Colts, upon further review, really was not as quality as the offensive line’s overall effort suggested. In reality, much of the success of the passing game was created by the quarterback reacting to pressure with quick throws. While…




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Steelers Vs. Ravens 2014 Week 9: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV, Injuries & Radio Schedule

Pittsburgh Steelers (5-3) vs. Baltimore Ravens (5-3) Kickoff: 8:30 p.m., ET Site: Heinz Field (65,500) • Pittsburgh, Pa. Playing Surface: Grass TV Coverage: NBC (locally WPXI-TV, channel 11) Announcers: Al Michaels (play-by-play), Cris Collinsworth (color analyst), Michele Tafoya (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network – WDVE-FM (102.5)/WBGG-AM (970) Announcers: Bill…


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26-6 A Distant Memory For Mid-Season Steelers Team

The Pittsburgh Steelers have a critical game against the rival Baltimore Ravens tomorrow night, once again in primetime. The last time these two teams met in primetime, the Steelers were steamrolled by a score of 26-6. But these Steelers are not the same team that failed to even score a…


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Steelers vs Colts Film Review: Martavis Bryant

Rookie wide receiver Martavis Bryant made an immediate impact in his debut the week before, catching a 35-yard touchdown pass for the first reception of his career and finishing with two receptions for 40 yards, while also displaying his potential as a vertical threat on four deep targets. He didn’t…


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Steelers vs Colts Film Review: James Harrison

The Pittsburgh Steelers were somewhat forced to bring back former outside linebacker James Harrison following the third game of the season when starter Jarvis Jones went down with a long-term injury that will continue to keep him out for at least three more games. In the five games he has…


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Steelers vs Colts Film Review: Lawrence Timmons

Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Lawrence Timmons has been a near-weekly focus of film review here, and for good reason, because it has been his consistent play against the run over the course of this season that has somewhat been the nucleus of this defense. What has been less successful, however,…



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Steelers Vs. Ravens: Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday and Happy Halloween to you all. The Pittsburgh Steelers have a huge game ahead of them Sunday night against the Baltimore Ravens and a win will sure go long way in helping them possibly win the AFC North this season. There will be tons of excitement in the…


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Steelers Film Room: Dick LeBeau’s Blitzes Against The Colts

By Alex Kozora The Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense was arguably its most aggressive last week against the Indianapolis Colts. Defensively, Dick LeBeau got back to some core blitz concepts to create chaos along the Colts’ offensive line. We’ll look at some of those specific examples. Statistically, the numbers show LeBeau being as…


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Steelers Vs. Colts Game Rewind – Second Half

By Alex Kozora More game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ thrilling 51-34 victory over the Indianapolis Colts. Second Half – Poor pass protection from LeGarette Blount early in the second half. Fails to stay square to the blitzer, gets turned, and doesn’t hold up well. – As shown in the…


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Steelers Vs. Colts Game Rewind – First Half

By Alex Kozora Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ thrilling 51-34 victory over the Indianapolis Colts. First Half – Kick coverage from left to right: Cortez Allen, Robert Golden, Ross Ventrone, Sean Spence, Vince Williams, Will Allen, Shaun Suisham, Will Johnson, Antwon Blake, Darrius Heyward-Bey, William Gay. – Brice McCain…


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Steelers vs. Ravens: Battle Of The Bone?

By Michael K. Reynolds Two dogs. One bone. When the Pittsburgh Steelers take on the Baltimore Ravens under the scalding heat of prime time lights this Sunday there is much more than bragging rights and a bitter rivalry at stake. Yes. There are birds on the menu as the Black…