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Steelers 2015 Training Camp: Mike Tomlin Recaps Day 14 Sunday Practice

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now put the wraps on their Sunday practice at Saint Vincent College and head coach Mike Tomlin talked to the media at the conclusion of the session to talk about what took place during the day. “Good to get back out here and start the last…


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2015 Steelers Training Camp: Live Updates From Day 14 – Sunday

The Pittsburgh Steelers 14th of 18 training camp practices will get underway shortly at Saint Vincent College as the team looks to get back to work following their 23-21 preseason loss Friday night to the Jacksonville Jaguars. As usual, we will live blog all of news, notes and nuggets from Twitter…


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Talking Cover 2 Defense With Steelers CB B.W. Webb

After seeing the Pittsburgh Steelers play so much Cover 2 defense during the first few weeks of the season, I talked to cornerback B.W. Webb about the team’s adjustment to the defensive scheme after three weeks of training camp. “I wouldn’t say it is too difficult for us, I don’t…


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Steelers Activate QB Bruce Gradkowski From PUP List

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now removed another player from their Active PUP list as quarterback Bruce Gradkowski was given the green light Sunday to resume practicing. The #Steelers have activated QB Bruce Gradkowski from the Active/PUP List after passing his training camp physical. He will practice today. — Burt Lauten…


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Steelers Jordan Zumwalt Talks Linebacker Roles In Cover-2 Defense

As an NFL prospect, few players were as well-respected for their tape knowledge and cerebral understanding of the game as former UCLA linebacker Jordan Zumwalt. Always an excellent interview for his genuine responses and insight into the Xs and Os aspect of the game, I asked Zumwalt about the Pittsburgh…



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Steelers LB Ryan Shazier Asked To Play The Third Quarter Against Jaguars

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier has impressed so far in the first two preseason games of 2015 and Friday night against the Jacksonville Jaguars, he surprisingly was still playing in the third quarter. Even though the Steelers were without the services of injured inside linebackers Lawrence Timmons and Vince Williams…


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Steelers LB James Harrison Returning Sons’ Participation Trophies

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison recorded one sack Friday night during the preseason loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars. However, no trophy was awarded to Harrison after the game for participating and giving his best in the contest. Harrison apparently returned from Jacksonville to find out that his two sons were…


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Steelers Stock Report: Post Second Preseason Game

As promised, after each preseason game I’ll release an updated player stock report based on the most recent practices and in-game performances by the Pittsburgh Steelers. Today we look at whose stock is up and whose stock is down heading into the final week of training camp. Stock Up 1….


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Training Camp Recap: First Thirteen Practices

Our usual update of training camp stats before the team gets back at it today. As always, this offers just sliver of information, but can be a fun piece of data to look at. A reminder that the seven shots series is included in these numbers, naturally inflating touchdowns for…


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Steelers Rookie CB Senquez Golson Has Added 16 Pounds Since Combine

Even though he’s yet to practice during training camp or play in a preseason game, Pittsburgh Steelers rookie cornerback Senquez Golson has been able to work on his overall physical conditioning while sidelined with a shoulder injury. While the Steelers second-round draft pick out of Mississippi can still be labeled…


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Game Rewind: Steelers vs Jaguars Breakdown

Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers 23-21 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars. First Half – Kick return unit. Missing the players between the wedge and front five. Camera angles are always so poor and the lack of returns don’t help. Front five: Anthony Chickillo, Bud Dupree, Arthur Moats, Terence Garvin,…


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Steelers Film Room: Cover 2 Breakdown Versus Jaguars

Much has been made in recent weeks about Pittsburgh Steelers defensive coordinator Keith Butler’s heavy emphasis on running a Cover 2 defense, and with good reason, as the team has clearly been working on the scheme in practice and in preseason games. Friday night revealed that the Steelers safeties still…



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Steelers Film Room: MIKE Depth and Run/Pass Keys

I have to admit it. I am surprised at how much Cover 2 the Pittsburgh Steelers have run. I originally chalked it up to a buzzword more than anything but the tape doesn’t lie. It’s been a prevalent part of Keith Butler’s defense. Last week, we covered the MIKE rules…