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Report: Steelers LB Jarvis Jones Likely Needs Wrist Surgery

The news doesn’t look to be good for Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker Jarvis Jones as Adam Schefter of ESPN is reporting Monday morning that he likely needs wrist surgery as a result of the injury that he suffered Sunday night in the win over the Carolina Panthers. PITT: LB Ryan Shazier sprained MCL, MRI today. […]

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Steelers Film Room: LeSean McCoy Touchdown Part Of Eagles Packaged Plays

When Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has his offense firing on all cylinders, it really is fun to watch. Kelly is a master of doing a lot out of one formation with very interchangeable personnel. Packaged plays. Thursday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Eagles first touchdown to running back LeSean McCoy was not […]

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Steelers Film Room: So’oto Swats, Swims, Sacks, Strips

Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker Vic So’oto effectively won the game Saturday night against the Buffalo Bills thanks to his strip sack fumble late in the fourth quarter. Here is a quick look at that play. Lined up outside of the tight end, So’oto gets off the ball well at the snap. This is second-round draft […]

More Steelers Seahawks Observations

19 September 2011

I did not get too deep into observations in my game recap yesterday as I wanted to re-watch the game a few times before commenting deeper. I will keep this format all season long as I do not believe one can give good and accurate observations on just one viewing of a game. With that […]

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Steelers Week 2 Coverage Stats Versus Seahawks

19 September 2011

Below are the Steelers coverage stats for the week 2 game against the Seattle Seahawks. They are broken down by play and include down and distance, line of scrimmage, direction, yards gained, yards after catch, personnel the offense used, defensive package, number of pass rushers and whether or not the defense blitzed on the play. […]

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Steelers Shutout Seahawks 24-0 – Game Recap

18 September 2011

The Steelers rebounded nicely after the week 1 loss to the Ravens with a 24-0 shut-out today of the Seattle Seahawks at Heinz Field. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger shook off a first half knee injury and threw for 298 yards on 30 passing attempts and 1 touchdown to Mike Wallace. Roethlisberger completed 22 passes on the […]

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Steelers Mike Tomlin Seahawks Post Game Press Conference Week 2

18 September 2011

Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin held his post game press conference following the Steelers 24-0 win over the Seattle Seahawks today. Below is the audio from the presser and a short recap. Tomlin said quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will be fine after suffering a knee injury and once he was cleared to return he was back […]

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Steelers Seahawks Week 2 Inactives

18 September 2011

Below are the 7 players that will not dress for the Steelers and Seahawks today at Heinz Field. Teams are now allowed to dress 46 players this season as there is no emergency quarterback rule. Jerricho Cotchery will be down again this week with his hamstring injury. Bryant McFadden and Chris Kemoeatu also down today. […]

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Week 2 NFL Picks 2011

17 September 2011

Much like the Steelers, I had a disaster of a week 1 as I went 4-12 ATS. SU I went 10-6. If you missed the week 1 picks just follow the link. I am putting that week behind me now and moving on to week 2. Below are my picks and score predictions for the […]

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Prediction Of Week 2 Steelers Inactives Against The Seahawks

17 September 2011

Week 2 is almost here as the Steelers take on the Seattle Seahawks tomorrow at Heinz Field. The final injury report of the week was released on Friday and I will now take my weekly stab at the 7 man inactive list for this week. The official inactives will be released 90 minutes before kick-off […]

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Week 2 – 7 Things To Look For Against The Seahawks

17 September 2011

The Steelers come off of a week 1 road drubbing against the Ravens and get the Seattle Seahawks at home as get well medicine. The Seahawks played a close game against the 49ers in week 1, but their special teams gave way the game. The Steelers are right around two touchdown favorites heading into this […]

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Steelers Ravens Week 1 Personnel Package Passing & Rushing Stats

16 September 2011

The last pack of stats I have for the Steelers 35-7 loss to the Ravens in week 1 are the passing and rushing stats of the various personnel packages that the Steelers used on offense this past Sunday. As you can see in the stats below, the Steelers did not have much success passing the […]

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Former Steelers CB Crezdon Butler Sidelined Indefinitely With Dislocated Ankle

16 September 2011

Former Steelers cornerback Crezdon Butler suffered a dislocated ankle in practice on Thursday according to Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic and he could miss a significant amount of time with the injury. There are some rumblings that he could miss the rest of the 2011 season. The Cardinals aren\’t commenting on the severity of […]

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Ike Taylor Fined $15K For Head Butting Against Ravens

16 September 2011

Steelers safety Troy Polamalu was not the only Steelers player to get fined in the game against the Ravens as cornerback Ike Taylor was also fined for his head butt incident in the 4th quarter when the game started to get real chippy. We mentioned a few days ago that Polamalu was fined $15K for […]

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The Terrible Podcast – Seahawks Preview Episode

16 September 2011

Season 2, Episode 17 of The Terrible Podcast is up and David Todd and I open with a closer look at the supposed chop blocks in the Steelers Ravens game that have been a hot topic as of late and we clarify the actual rule. We both agree that these were dangerous blocks and think […]

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Steelers Seahawks Week 2 Practice Injury Report – Friday

16 September 2011

The Steelers wrapped up their final practice on Friday as they get ready to take on the Seattle Seahawks this coming Sunday at Heinz Field. The Friday injury report has wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery (hamstring) as out this week as he has not practiced at all this week with his hamstring injury. Left guard Chris […]

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2011 NFL Week 1 TOX Stats

16 September 2011

As promised I am keeping up with the TOX stats this year and below are the week 1 results. A quick refresher first though. The TOX stat tracks explosive plays and turnovers and it is derived by first finding the differential of explosive plays of 20 yards made and allowed on offense and defense. The […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Friday September 16th – Rotating Foote & Farrior Edition

16 September 2011

If you are looking for great pregame reading material, make sure to check out the Steelers Seahawks pregame release in PDF format that is available for download on the Steelers website. Teresa Varley of Steelers.com sat down with punter Daniel Sepulveda in this edition of the Steelers Speak and they talk about his rehab and […]

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Report: Tomlin Pressed Ambassador Rooney To Get Deal Done With Polamalu

15 September 2011

NFL Network reporter Albert Breer is reporting this evening that Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin actually called Steelers patriarch Dan Rooney in Ireland last week and implored him to get a new contract extension done with safety Troy Polamalu before the season started. Polamalu, who was entering the final year of his contract, signed a […]

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Mastercard Contest: Share You Priceless Steelers Moment & Win A Pair Of Tickets To The Seahawks Game

15 September 2011

CONTEST CLOSED & THE WINNER OF THE TICKETS IS Bcassler Please contact me via Twitter, Facebook or email me at admin (((at))) steelersdepot.com so I can get your info. Thanks to everyone for sharing your priceless Steelers moment and thanks again to Mastercard for the tickets. The fine folks at Mastercard are allowing me to […]

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Steelers Seahawks Week 2 Practice Injury Report – Thursday

15 September 2011

The Steelers practiced again on Thursday in preparation of their Sunday game against the Seahawks at Heinz Field and the Thursday injury participation report was released following practice. Wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery (hamstring) did not work yet again and will likely be inactive for the second straight game. Left guard Chris Kemoeatu (knee) was limited […]

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Is 30 Passing Attempts Or Less The Magic Number For Roethlisberger?

15 September 2011

Interesting talk this morning on Trib Live Radio as to the record of Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was discussed when he throws over a certain amount of times during a game. I researched Pro Football Reference to pull his regular season stats since 2004 and have them below sorted by attempts below with the cutoff […]

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Steelers Re-sign TE McCoy To Practice Squad & Dickerson Placed On Injured List

15 September 2011

The Steelers have signed back tight end Jamie McCoy to the practice squad and have released recently signed Dorin Dickerson on Thursday. Dickerson was just signed on Monday after working out for the Steelers last week following his release from the Texans. Dickerson is a product of the University of Pittsburgh and was originally drafted […]

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Steelers Ravens Week 1 Defensive Participation Chart

15 September 2011

Below is the defensive participation chart for the Steelers week 1 game versus the Baltimore Ravens this past Sunday. The only real noticeable things in week 1 of course is the playing time that Larry Foote received in place of James Farrior. Foote was on the field for 22 of 61 non-penalty defensive plays. Jason […]

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Sources: Troy Polamalu Fined $15K For Sunday Horse Collar Tackle

14 September 2011

Sources have told me that Steelers safety Troy Polamalu has been fined $15,000 for his horse collar tackle of Ravens running back Ricky Williams this past Sunday. The play happened at the 4:14 mark of the 3rd quarter when Williams went off left guard for 13 yards. Polamalu was flagged 15-yards on the play. Ravens […]

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Steelers Players Accuse Ravens Of Illegal Chop Blocks

14 September 2011

Several Steelers players are speaking out about a few of the blocks used on nose tackle Casey Hampton on Sunday in Baltimore and are accusing them of chop blocking Hampton. If you read my post game observations the day after the 35-7 loss I noted how much the Ravens cut block, but did not look […]

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The Terrible Podcast – Seahawks Beat Writer Eric Williams Episode

14 September 2011

Season 2, Episode 16 of The Terrible Podcast is up and in Part 1 David Todd and I open with a look at the injury report, updating news on Jerricho Cotchery (bad), Chris Carter (good) and others. Of course Willie Colon isn\’t on that injury report because he is no longer on the Steelers 53-man […]

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Steelers Seahawks Week 2 Practice Injury Report – Wednesday

14 September 2011

The Steelers practiced Wednesday in preparation for their week 2 game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday at Heinz Field and the first participation injury report of the week was released following practice. Wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery (hamstring) continues to be slowed by his preseason hamstring injury and did not practice today. He is likely to […]

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No Vacancy For The Hotel

14 September 2011

I have been asked quite a bit why the Steelers have not re-signed Flozell Adams back after right tackle Willie Colon was lost for the season this past Sunday and the simple answer is there just is not enough cap room to meet his likely salary demands. I finally cleared up my 2011 salary cap […]

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