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Steelers Sign Long Snapper Matt Katula

Scott Smith from XAM Sports reports this morning on Twitter that the Pittsburgh Steelers have signed long snapper Matt Katula to a one-year contract. Smith represents Katula. There is no word who was released to make room on the 90 man roster for Katula as of yet. Katula had reportedly worked out…


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2012 Pittsburgh Steelers Minicamp Talking Points

The Pittsburgh Steelers 2012 mandatory mini-camp gets underway today and below are a few talking points and things to look for over the next few days. Offense Installation Continues – Things seem to be going right according to schedule with the installation of the offense of Todd Haley thus far….


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Turnover Statistics Only Partially Repeatable

Note: Long time reader Nik Greene sent the piece below to me and asked me to post his cursory thoughts on turnover statistics. – Dave By Nik Greene I\’m really fascinated by how much a defense can control turnovers, and Dave\’s article about Dick LeBeau and turnovers, and it inspired…







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Can I Get A Bigger Corner?

By Christina Rivers A decade of big-target receivers could change how teams choose and train their defensive backs.  Everyone talks about Larry Fitzgerald at 6\’3″ (218), and Calvin Johnson at 6\’5″ (236) isn\’t surprisingly named after one of the tallest Transformers (Megatron).  It isn\’t just their height that is imposing, but their athletic ability. …