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Steelers Defense Enjoys Team Dinner During Bye Week

It’s been months of non-stop football. Play, prepare, repeat. The Pittsburgh Steelers finally have met their bye week and are rightfully using that time to enjoy themselves. That included the Steelers’ defense getting together for dinner last night. Several players posted photos of the night on Instagram. Next A photo posted…


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Antonio Brown Flipped Past Heath Miller In Career Receiving Yardage On Sunday

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown is currently in the midst of what could be another career year and in Sunday’s win over the Cleveland Browns, the former sixth-round draft pick passed one of his current teammates on the franchises career receiving yardage list. Brown, who now has 469 regular-season…


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Following Their Bye, Steelers Must Make Decision On T Mike Adams

Even though the Pittsburgh Steelers are on their bye this week, an important decision needs to be made with one of their players who is currently on the Reserve/PUP list by the start of Week 12. According to NFL rules, tackle Mike Adams has to start practicing with the team…


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Was Tomlin’s QB Decision The Right One?

I’m about to pose a question I’ve thought about a lot for the last two days, but I’m not sure I have the right answer to. I’m hoping you all can help me and all of us at Steelers Depot, figure out if Mike Tomlin and the Steelers organization made…


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Report: Browns To Start Johnny Manziel For Rest Of Season

The Pittsburgh Steelers faced Johnny Manziel on Sunday. When the two teams link up in the final week of the season, they’ll likely see him again. Mike Pettine has reportedly decided to name Manziel the Cleveland Browns’ starting QB for the rest of the season, according to a report by…



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Steelers Film Room: Browns Sack Breakdown

We’re back to break down the lone sack allowed by the Pittsburgh Steelers in Sunday’s 30-9 win over the Cleveland Browns. 1. 3rd and 10, 4:14 2nd. 01 personnel. Five block against a three man rush. This breakdown is actually really simple and won’t take long to explain. Steelers want to…


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2015 NFL Week 10 Stats: Adjusted Net Yards Per Passing Attempt Differential

Week 10 of the 2015 NFL season wrapped up on Monday night and below are the league-wide ANY/A differential stats as we enter Week 11. While the Arizona Cardinals were able to beat the Seattle Seahawks Sunday night, their ANY/A differential has now fallen under 4.0. If you have been following…


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Will Allen Attributes Red Zone Defense To Training Camp Reps

It was how the Pittsburgh Steelers’ started practice almost every day at Latrobe. Ball on the two. The famous “seven shots” series. That practice is paying off on Sundays. In a great article on Steelers.com, which has a ton of informative quotes to check out, Will Allen makes a direct…


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J.J. Watt Upset Andy Dalton After Texans Upset Bengals Monday Night

Not only did the Houston Texans upset the Cincinnati Bengals Monday night, defensive end J.J. Watt also upset quarterback Andy Dalton after the game was over. Immediately after the Texans 10-6 Monday night road win over the previously undefeated Bengals, Watt made a funny comment to ESPN reporter Lisa Salters…


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AFC North Week 10 Recap: Bengals Fall From Unbeaten Ranks

So you’re saying there’s a chance the Pittsburgh Steelers can still win the AFC North? Well, not really, but nobody really gave the Houston Texans a chance to beat the Cincinnati Bengals Monday night. Being as that happened, I suppose anything is still possible when it comes to the division….


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Jacoby Jones Doesn’t Need To Be Liked To Be Good

Jacoby Jones is not the most popular man in Pittsburgh right now. In fact, after two games spent on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ roster, he is probably very near the top of the list of people that the city would like to see leave town. It’s bad enough, of course, that…


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Defense Turning Things Around In Turnover Department

The majority of people were surely aware that the great success the Pittsburgh Steelers defense saw fairly consistently throughout the 2000s would not be something that was sustainable over time, but that harsh reality abruptly came to a head more or less in 2011, the year after the team’s most…


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Steelers Gained Big On Hidden Penalty Yardage Against Browns

While the Pittsburgh Steelers offense may have put up an exceptional 459 yards on a haphazard Cleveland Browns defense that was shorthanded in the secondary and sold out against the run, the fact of the matter is that the actual damage was made all the more worse when you factor…


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Pass Defense About More Than Just Yards Allowed

Though the Pittsburgh Steelers defense, like the majority of the NFL, has continued to give up significant yardage through the air—the fact that 374 of their total 2784 yards allowed through the air came Sunday from Johnny Manziel doesn’t help—the sheer yardage total is less important than taking a big…