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The Optimist’s Take – Antwon Blake An In-House Answer At CB

While the Pittsburgh Steelers may have gained some tangible evidence of improvement, improving their win total by three games and hosting a playoff game as a division champion for the first time in four seasons, there is no doubt that the team is far from a finished product. No team,…



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Steelers 2014 Player Exit Meetings – DE Cam Thomas

End-of-season player exit meetings are not something that we are often privy to as outsiders of the football world. Generally, we only get a glimpse into that world when a player is asked by a reporter how the meeting went, if the player is willing to discuss it. Still, it’s…


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Steelers 2014 Draft Class Review – WR C.J. Goodwin – Undrafted

While it has been true for many years in recent times that the Pittsburgh Steelers have gotten little productivity on offense or defense out of their rookie players, that has been less of a truism in recent years, particularly, perhaps, over the last two seasons. While the Steelers have gotten…


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Super Bowl XLIX Open Discussion Game Thread

We are now roughly 90 minutes away from the kickoff of Super Bowl XLIX between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks. This game figures to be very close and at the time of this post the Seahawks are favored by one point at most online betting sites. Below…


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5 Things The Seahawks Must Do To Win Super Bowl XLIX

The Seattle Seahawks will look to win their second Lombardi Trophy in as many years Sunday evening in Super Bowl XLIX against the New England Patriots and below are five things that I feel they must accomplish in the game in order for that to happen. Take Brady Out Of His Comfort Zone – Much like…


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5 Things The Patriots Must Do To Win Super Bowl XLIX

The New England Patriots will look to win their fourth Lombardi Trophy Sunday evening in Super Bowl XLIX against the Seattle Seahawks and below are five things that I feel they must accomplish in the game in order for that to happen. Short Passing Game Must Click – Much like…


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The Super Bowl Will Ditch Roman Numerals In 2016

The NFL announced back in June, they will break tradition and the 50th Super Bowl will not be using Roman numerals. Thus, the 50th milestone of the big game will not be known as Super Bowl L. The Super Bowl has been represented by Roman numerals since Super Bowl V…


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The Steelers Future’s Report: Alden Darby

Name: Alden Darby College: Arizona State Height: 5’11 Weight: 194 Born: 6/22/1992 Since we opened the series with an offensive player, I figured we should take a look at a major need for the Pittsburgh Steelers – defense. This comes in the form of former Arizona State boundary safety, Alden…


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The Optimist’s Take – Finding Bell’s Backup In Free Agency

While the Pittsburgh Steelers may have gained some tangible evidence of improvement, improving their win total by three games and hosting a playoff game as a division champion for the first time in four seasons, there is no doubt that the team is far from a finished product. No team,…


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Steelers 2014 Draft Class Review – LB Howard Jones – Undrafted

While it has been true for many years in recent times that the Pittsburgh Steelers have gotten little productivity on offense or defense out of their rookie players, that has been less of a truism in recent years, particularly, perhaps, over the last two seasons. While the Steelers have gotten…


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Steelers 2014 Player Exit Meetings – DE Brett Keisel

End-of-season player exit meetings are not something that we are often privy to as outsiders of the football world. Generally, we only get a glimpse into that world when a player is asked by a reporter how the meeting went, if the player is willing to discuss it. Still, it’s…


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The Pessimist’s Take – Cam Thomas Sticks Around

While the Pittsburgh Steelers may have gained some tangible evidence of improvement, improving their win total by three games and hosting a playoff game as a division champion for the first time in four seasons, there is no doubt that the team is far from a finished product. No team,…


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Can Pittsburgh Afford Gambling On Gifted CB Marcus Peters At 22?

View image | gettyimages.com Each and every year in the buildup to the NFL Draft, prospects are analyzed, dissected and picked apart by draft analysts nationwide, examining everything from relationship history to the lifestyles of their parents (the Dez Bryant fiasco). This year is no different, with University of Washington…