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Steelers Had To Move On After Losing Trust In Josh Scobee

Two days after suffering a three-point overtime loss in a game in which kicker Josh Scobee missed a pair of field goals in the fourth quarter, the Pittsburgh Steelers did was many, perhaps most, expected that they would, releasing the veteran kicker and replacing him with another body. There appears…


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Week Four Steelers Vs Ravens I Second Half Notes And Observations

The Pittsburgh Steelers suffered their second loss of the season on Thursday night at the hands of the Baltimore Ravens, dropping a fourth-quarter lead and coming up short in overtime to the tune of a 23-20 final score. Below are my notes and observations of the first half of the…


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Week Four Steelers Vs Ravens I First Half Notes And Observations

The Pittsburgh Steelers suffered their second loss of the season on Thursday night at the hands of the Baltimore Ravens, dropping a fourth-quarter lead and coming up short in overtime to the tune of a 23-20 final score. Below are my notes and observations of the first half of the…


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Vick’s Thursday Night Performance Marred By High Failed Completion Rate

In the Thursday night loss to the Baltimore Ravens, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mike Vick completed 19 of his 26 pass attempts in the game for 124 yards and a touchdown. While those numbers equate to a completion percentage of 73.1 and an old school passer rating of 95.7, Vick really…


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Official: Steelers Sign Chris Boswell, Release Josh Scobee

In the move most of us anticipated, the Pittsburgh Steelers have officially announced they have signed kicker Chris Boswell and released Josh Scobee. Boswell, as we’ve mentioned, is a second-year player out of Rice. A background as a kicker and punter, Boswell will play in his first regular season game…


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Report: Steelers To Sign Kicker Chris Boswell

The Pittsburgh Steelers plan to sign kicker Chris Boswell after his workout with the team today, according to ESPN”s Adam Caplan. The #Steelers are going to sign K Chris Boswell, per league source. He worked out for the team today. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) October 3, 2015 Boswell has spent…


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Steelers Film Room: Cameron Heyward Vs Baltimore

Outside of a poor showing against New England in Week 1, the Pittsburgh Steelers defense has battled hard with more success than expected through four games, currently ranked 7th in the NFL giving up just 18.8 points per game. The front seven has been particularly impressive (especially when Ryan Shazier…


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Steelers Week 4 Missed Tackles Breakdown

Might turn this missed tackles breakdown into a weekly report, as long as the Pittsburgh Steelers keep turning it into a weekly habit. I’ll say this for Sunday’s medley of missed tackles, they tended to come in bunches, with six coming on the Baltimore Ravens first scoring drive of the…


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Martavis Bryant’s Suspension Lifted, Steelers Granted Roster Exemption

Martavis Bryant’s four game suspension has officially been lifted by the NFL. And similar to when Le’Veon Bell came off the suspended list, the Pittsburgh Steelers have been given a brief roster exemption. The team will have until Tuesday to make a corresponding move, according to the Houston Chronicle’s Aaron Wilson. NFL…


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Steelers Film Room: Ravens Splash Runs

You live by the sword. You die by the sword. It’s a stupid, trite phrase but one I’m turning to going through some of the Pittsburgh Steelers tape from Thursday’s loss. Yesterday, we broke down Ross Cockrell’s interception with Dick LeBeau’s Storm Fire Zone blitz. It was a beautiful play…


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Martavis Bryant Must Be An Asset For Steelers, Vick

By now, the Pittsburgh Steelers’s offense was supposed to be winding up into full gear as they get set to bring back explosive wide receiver Martavis Bryant from suspension, who sat out the first four games as a result of multiple failed drug tests. Of course, nearly all of the…


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Three-And-Outs Helped Sink Steelers In Field Position Battle Thursday

The Pittsburgh Steelers offense had 13 drives against the Ravens on Thursday night, 14 opportunities to score, and on just under half of them, they failed to even gain a first down. Six drives in Michael Vick’s first start with the black and gold went three-and-out, while an additional three…


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With Offense Depleted, Steelers Need Potential Playmaker Ryan Shazier Back

The Pittsburgh Steelers have had to field a starting defense that was without its starting mack linebacker for the past two games, after second-year inside linebacker Ryan Shazier suffered a shoulder injury late in the team’s impressive first victory of the season. In that contest, the former first-round draft pick…


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Jordan Berry Had Rough Night On Special Teams Too

Somewhat lost in the shuffle from Thursday night’s loss, even as it pertains to special teams, is the fact that the Pittsburgh Steelers’ new punter, first-year player Jordan Berry, had a bit of a rough outing himself. Even though his night was substantially overshadowed by the tumultuous performance delivered by…