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Steelers Secondary Preparing For Huge Test Monday Night

Before the regular season began, many NFL pundits were already speculating that the Pittsburgh Steelers may feature the worst secondary in the league. After Week 1 and Tom Brady’s four passing touchdowns, the speculation became an almost certainty. Not only could no one matchup with Rob Gronkowski or Julian Edelman…


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Steelers WR Markus Wheaton Expects To Practice Wednesday On Injured Ankle

Despite suffering an ankle injury in the second quarter of Thursday night’s loss to the Baltimore Ravens, Pittsburgh Steelers third-year wide receiver Markus Wheaton believes he’ll be able to play Monday night against the San Diego Chargers. “I’m good, I’m good, should be able to go today,” Wheaton said Wednesday during…



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Steelers RB Le’Veon Bell To Be Featured Wednesday Night On E:60 Fall Premier

While most of you will rightly be watching the Pittsburgh Pirates Wild Card game against the Chicago Cubs Wednesday night, you might want to set your DVR to record the Fall Season Premiere of E:60 that will air tonight at 8 p.m. ET as Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell will be featured on it. During the segment, Bell will reportedly share…



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Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Ravens Game Notes

My game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday night loss to the Baltimore Ravens. First Half – Kick return unit. Ross Ventrone, Sean Spence, Vince Williams, Terence Garvin, and Shamarko Thomas the front five. Robert Golden right behind. Will Johnson, Roosevelt Nix, and L.T. Walton, filling in for Matt Spaeth,…



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Steelers Short-Changing Le’Veon Bell In Passing Game Without Big Ben

While much has been discussed regarding the shortcomings of a Pittsburgh Steelers offense that is bereft of his Pro Bowl quarterback, Ben Roethlisberger, I think that one difference-making area of the offense that is suffering in particular has been the ability to create yards after the catch with short passes,…


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Steelers Film Room: Chris Hubbard Vs Ravens

With the Pittsburgh Steelers a bit banged up on both sides of the ball, a couple of players got a helmet on Thursday night that normally wouldn’t, the most notable among them being second-year offensive lineman Chris Hubbard, serving technically as the eighth lineman, but actually seeing playing time as…


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Steelers See Positive Returns In Return Game Vs Ravens

When it came to special teams play on Thursday night, there were enough negatives for the Pittsburgh Steelers to overshadow any positives that were worth mentioning against the Ravens. Headlined by a pair of missed field goals from now-former Steelers kicker Josh Scobee, either of which likely keeping the game…


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Steelers Film Room: David DeCastro Vs Ravens

For every year since 2013, I have been watching David DeCastro, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2012 first-round draft pick, at right guard, looking for the improvements necessary to vault him to the Pro Bowl status that he was pegged with back then when he was regarded as a steal. The guard…


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Steelers CB Brandon Boykin Has Talked To Coaches About Lack Of Playing Time

Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Brandon Boykin has played all of 13 defensive snaps so far this season and on Monday, he was asked if he’s talked to the coaching staff about his lack of playing time. “I mean, I had conversations with them,” said Boykin, according to Ed Bouchette of the…


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Steelers Could Play Regular Season Game In Mexico In 2016

The Pittsburgh Steelers have one of the biggest fan bases in Mexico and may return there as early as next season. The team is close to agreeing to a deal that would place the team in Mexico City in 2016, according to as.com. The site notes the NFL was close…


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Antonio Brown Headlines PFF’s All-Pro Team

They may not be your favorite but Pro Football Focus is the best place for league-wide grading. They unveiled their quarterly All-Pro team and one Pittsburgh Steeler made the starting lineup. As you could have guessed, it’s Antonio Brown, paired with Julio Jones as the outside receivers. Through four games,…


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Monday Night Critical Game For Steelers Playoff Hopes

All of us here at Steelers Depot remarked many times in the days leading up to the Steelers-Ravens game just how winnable the contest was, even with Mike Vick at the helm on a short week. Baltimore, especially in their current banged-up state, was simply one of the more winnable…