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No Snaps On Offense Could Mean No Roster Spot For Dri Archer

A quick analysis of the game tape from yesterday reveals that Dri Archer logged zero snaps on offense for the Pittsburgh Steelers yesterday in their home opener. In the Steelers’ second opener the second-year running back logged just three snaps, all of which came on the team’s meaningless final drive,…


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Steelers Reaping What They Sowed In Short Yardage During Training Camp

Head coach Mike Tomlin spent much of training camp beating around the bush when it came to his “Seven Shots” drill that opened every 11-on-11 session for the Pittsburgh Steelers, but it’s hard to deny the motivation at this point. Whether directly or indirectly, Tomlin was preparing his team to…


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Ben Roethlisberger’s Aggressiveness On Third Down Paid Off Big Time

The Pittsburgh Steelers offense dominated in the team’s home opener, leading to six touchdown drive, including three in the second quarter and another two in the fourth. By and large, their offensive success was heavily driven by dominating third down. In order to conquer the third-down pivot point, whereby you…


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AFC North Week 2 Recap: Ravens Lone Team To Lose On Sunday

All four AFC North teams have now completed their Week 2 games and only the Baltimore Ravens failed to notch a win. Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr threw a 12-yard touchdown pass to Seth Roberts with 26 seconds left to neat the Ravens 37-33. Carr was 7 for 9 for…



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Steelers Offense Rolls Over 49ers, Win 43-18

 Attempting to stop Antonio Brown has been the most futile effort that NFL teams have endeavored upon over the last two-plus seasons. When the Pittsburgh Steelers laced up to host the 49ers this afternoon, San Francisco’s plight was no different than that of the teams before them. Brown went off…


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Steelers Suffer No Substantial Injuries In Win Over 49ers

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the San Francisco 49ers 43-18 Sunday afternoon at Heinz Field and it sounds like the team came out of the game relatively healthy. “Just bumps and bruises along the way,” said head coach Mike Tomlin after the game. “Nothing substantial. We’ll have a better report on…


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Quick Hits: Steelers Vs 49ers Winners/Losers

Much happier atmosphere around here today, wouldn’t you say? WINNERS:  Antonio Brown: You can probably already rattle off this impressive list. Nine catches, 195 yards, one touchdown, and a two-point conversion. Brown was uncoverable whether we’re talking sitting down in the soft spot in zone coverage, absorbing big hits from Eric…



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Week Two Steelers Vs 49ers Live Update And Discussion Thread: First Half

The Pittsburgh Steelers are set to kick things off in their home opener against the San Francisco 49ers, looking to bounce back from a tough loss last Thursday against the defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots. While the offense was able to move the ball down the field, they struggled to get…


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Steelers vs. 49ers Week 2 Game Inactives

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the San Francisco 49ers Sunday at Heinz Field and the inactives for the game have now been announced. Six of the names on the Steelers list are names that were on the Week one list with the only change being cornerback Cortez Allen, who ended the week…


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6 Things The Steelers Need To Do In Order To Beat The 49ers

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play their 2015 regular season home opener Sunday at Heinz Field and below are six things that they’ll likely need to accomplish in order to win the game. Hyde and Seek – 49ers running back Carlos Hyde had a great 2015 debut against the Minnesota Vikings as he…


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2015 NFL Week 2 Picks & Predictions: Dave Bryan & David Todd

Every Friday on The Terrible Podcast my co-host David Todd and I pick all of the NFL games against the spread and we post those picks every Sunday morning throughout the season and track the results along the way. Here is a link to the Friday episode. We use the…


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Week Two Steelers Vs 49ers: What To Watch For

The Pittsburgh Steelers look to draw even with a win today to match their opening game loss as they play host to the San Francisco 49ers, who looked impressive in their home-opening victory on Monday night in spite of a number of shakeups at both the coaching and locker room…


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Steelers Rookie Bud Dupree Under Microscope In Week Two

Rookie first-round outside linebacker Bud Dupree logged 26 out of 61 defensive snaps for the Pittsburgh Steelers in his debut against the Patriots last Thursday, which is perhaps a bigger total than many may have expected, given the talk of a learning curve required for him to adapt to the…