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Steelers 2015 Training Camp Stock Report: Day 13 – Wednesday

I’ve decided I love night practices, not just because the heat has subsided some by that point, but also because the players’ energy seems to skyrocket when they don’t have to suit up until the evening. Wednesday night was definitely an enthusiastic practice with plenty of highlight (and lowlight) moments…


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2015 Steelers Training Camp: Live Updates From Day 13 – Wednesday

The Pittsburgh Steelers 13th of 18 training camp practices will get underway shortly at Saint Vincent College and it is the second and final night session as well. As usual, we will live blog all of news, notes and nuggets from Twitter for you throughout Wednesday evening and that will be followed…


Steelers Film Room: Tampa 2 MIKE Rules

The defensive buzzword in camp was “Cover 2.” But prior to the Hall of Fame game, it was impossible to know how much bite there was to the bark. It’s still just one game, and a lack of coaches film still makes it difficult to see schemes, but there is…



2015 Steelers 53 Man Roster Prediction: Post First Preseason Game

With the Pittsburgh Steelers first preseason game now in the books, it’s time for another 53 man roster prediction. Injuries have dictated that I make a few changes this time around and in case you missed it, here is my pre training camp stab at the final roster. Feel free…


Garrett Hartley’s Career Field Goal Attempts Plus Split Stats

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed kicker Garrett Hartley on Tuesday and I have now compiled all of his career field goal attempts for you in the table below. As you will see, I even have the game-time temperature listed as well as the playing surface for each attempt. Now for a…


Steelers vs Vikings Second Half Notes And Observations

After a couple of days’ delay, I’ve finally sorted things out with my Game Pass subscription and have gotten the opportunity to go through the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Hall of Game 14-3 loss to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday night. Below are my notes and observations from the second half of…


Steelers vs Vikings First Half Notes And Observations

After a couple of days’ delay, I’ve finally sorted things out with my Game Pass subscription and have gotten the opportunity to go through the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Hall of Game 14-3 loss to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday night. Below are my notes and observations from the first half of…


Second-Year Jump On Display In Hall Of Fame Game

It doesn’t seem to be very often that we get a clear definitive look at what the second-year jump is all about, but I think we saw that on display for the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday night, particularly with respect to the performances of Ryan Shazier and Stephon Tuitt versus…


James Harrison’s Return Marks Unofficial Beginning Of Training Camp

Everything has been late coming for Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker James Harrison over the course of the past year. Around this time in 2014, he was gearing up to retire after not receiving a contract—or at least one that he was comfortable signing—until the Steelers came calling in September with…


Steelers 2015 Training Camp Stock Report: Day 12 – Tuesday

Probably the most sparsely populated fan presence we’ve seen at Pittsburgh Steelers training camp this year, but that did nothing to temper the enthusiasm of the players on the field. With several players returning to action in full pads and James Harrison making his training camp debut, there was a…


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2015 Steelers Training Camp: Live Updates From Day 12 – Tuesday

The Pittsburgh Steelers 12th of 18 training camp practices will get underway shortly at Saint Vincent College now that the team has had a day off following their 14-3 Sunday night preseason game loss to the Minnesota Vikings. As usual, we will live blog all of news, notes and nuggets from…


Game Rewind: Steelers vs Vikings Breakdown

We’ll continue to write about specific moments and players throughout the week but as I did last year, here’s my overall game notes after re-watching it. Let’s dive in. – I was able to identify most of the first team kick return unit. The front five: Anthony Chickillo, Bud Dupree,…


Debut Game Typifies State Of Sammie Coates’ Progress

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie wide receiver Sammie Coates got the nod to start on Sunday night against the Vikings in the Hall of Fame game, playing 43 snaps according to our stats, or about two-thirds of the game. He only came down with one reception during the exhibition for 12 yards,…


Stat Line Not The Full Story For Landry Jones In Preseason Opener

The Pittsburgh Steelers were set on getting a nice, long look at third-year quarterback Landry Jones on Sunday night during the Hall of Fame game, and they certainly did that. He played nearly every snap during the game, excepting a small handful of plays during which Tyler Murphy served as…