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Steelers CB Antwon Blake Expects To Play Ahead Of Cortez Allen Sunday Night

While Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said Tuesday that he still has confidence in cornerback Cortez Allen after benching him late in the Sunday game against the Indianapolis Colts, it appears as though the struggling defensive back has lost his spot in the nickel sub package for the upcoming game Sunday night against the […]

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Mike Tomlin Thinks Antonio Brown Is The J.J. Watt Of Wide Receivers

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown currently leads the NFL with 60 catches and is second with 852 receiving yards. As previously noted, if Brown somehow duplicates those numbers in the second half of the season, he’ll easily set new franchise records in several receiving statistical categories. Brown continues to be one of the league’s […]

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Roethlisberger Effectively Used Play Action In Win Over Colts

Thanks to the early success that the Pittsburgh Steelers running game had Sunday in their 51-35 win over the Indianapolis Colts, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was able to effectively mix in some play action in route to his career record performance. For the game, Roethlisberger used play action on 12 passing attempts and he completed nine […]

Steelers Six From Around The Web – Friday November 5th – Missing The Hots Of Holmes Edition

05 November 2010

Dale Lolley writes that the Steelers miss Santonio Holmes the most as a hot receiver as was evident Sunday night in New Orleans. Ed Bouchette writes about the slightly improved Steelers running game over what happened on the ground in 2009. Bengals.com has the Wednesday conference call transcripts of both the Steelers and the Bengals. […]

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Breaking Down The Pass Coverage Against The Saints

04 November 2010

Patience. That is the word that best describes the attack the Saints used through the air Sunday night against the Steelers. Below is a table of the Steelers players in coverage for non-screen plays. The stats are: times targeted in coverage (TAR), receptions allowed (REC), yards allowed (YDS), yards after catch (YAC), interceptions (INT), touchdowns […]

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Steelers Bengals Week 9 Thursday Practice Injury Report

04 November 2010

The Steelers released their first injury report of the week on Thursday for their Monday night game against the Bengals in Cincinnati. Overall the Steelers are a healthy unit as DE Aaron Smith (triceps) was the only player not to practice on Thursday as expected and the only player listed on the injury report. DE […]

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Report: Steelers LB James Harrison Fined 20K For Hit On Saints QB Brees

04 November 2010

Gerry Dulac of the Post Gazette just reported on Fox Sports Radio 970 that Steelers linebacker James Harrison incurred another $20,000 fine reportedly for the late hit on Saints quarterback Drew Brees this past Sunday night. This now brings the total fines for Harrison on the year to $100,000. Harrison met with NFL Commissioner Roger […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Thursday November 4th – Deebo Talks About Meeting Edition

04 November 2010

Scott Brown has the transcript of the media session with linebacker James Harrison following his meeting with Roger Goodell. Steelers kicker Jeff Reed was on 93.7 The Fan to talk to Seibel and Starkey about his struggles on kicks over 40 yards and his longer kickoffs. Steelers defensive end Brett Keisel (hamstring), running back Isaac […]

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Steelers Week 8 Defense Participation Chart Versus Saints

03 November 2010

Below is the Steelers week 8 defensive participation chart versus the New Orleans Saints from this past Sunday night. Please comment with any discrepancies you find. A few things you will notice is that Steve McLendon played just one snap on defense. The move to bring him up from the practice squad was a pure […]

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Steelers Week 8 Offensive Participation Chart Versus Saints

03 November 2010

Below is the Steelers week 8 offensive participation chart versus the New Orleans Saints from this past Sunday night. I have also designated where each player lined up at the snap of the ball. Example: LOWR = Left Outside Wide Receiver. RITE = Right Inside Tight End etc. The defensive chart will be up shortly. […]

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Steelers Sign Sunny Harris To Practice Squad

03 November 2010

Another day another practice squad move as former 2009 6th round draft pick Ra\’Shon Sunny Harris was signed back to the Steelers practice squad on Wednesday. The Steelers had an opening after Al Woods was signed off of the practice squad by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Harris was with the Steelers through the preseason and […]

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Throwing A Challenge Flag On Mike Tomlin

03 November 2010

By Chris Gates I’m having a hard time understanding a lot of Mike Tomlin’s decisions in the Steelers’ 20-10 loss at New Orleans Sunday night. More specifically, I’m having trouble understanding his use, and sometimes lack thereof, of the challenge flag. There seemed to be more crucial moments in Sunday’s game for a head coach […]

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Steelers Lose Al Woods Off Practice Squad To Buccaneers

02 November 2010

The Steelers are going to lose another practice squad body as rookie defensive lineman Al Woods will be signed off the Steelers practice squad by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after having to place their own rookie defensive tackle Brian Price on injured reserve. By NFL rules, Woods must be signed to the Bucs 53 man […]

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Steelers Sign LB Chris Ellis To Practice Squad

02 November 2010

The Steelers filled the opening on their practice squad on Tuesday as they signed linebacker Chris Ellis to their practice squad. The Buffalo Bills drafted Ellis in the third round of the 2008 NFL draft and waived him last month. He played defensive end at Virginia Tech while in college before Jason Worilds assumed the […]

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Steelers HC Mike Tomlin Press Conference Tuesday November 2nd Week 9 Bengals

02 November 2010

Audio from Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin press conference on Tuesday November 2nd, 2010. Tomlin met the media on Tuesday for upcoming week 9 game against the Cincinnati Bengals and goes over the upcoming Monday night game. Tomlin takes questions from the local media. Check out our notes and recap below as we add them. […]

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Steelers Offensive Line Breakdown Play By Play Versus Saints Week 8

02 November 2010

Below is the play by play break down of the offensive line from the Sunday week 8 game versus the New Orleans Saints. It is merely a pass or fail grade on if I think the lineman did his job or not. It also should be noted that we go under assumptions that we know […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Tuesday November 2nd – Probably 9 Weeks For Aaron Edition

02 November 2010

Ron Cook wrote this morning that Steelers defensive end Aaron Smith was told he would be out 8-9 weeks with partially torn triceps. That puts him perhaps returning for the Panthers game. Hopefully no other injuries occur. Ed Bouchette reports that crowd noise was a huge factor Sunday night in New Orleans and it apparently […]

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Steelers LB James Harrison Could Get Fined Again For Late Hit On Saints QB

01 November 2010

Adam Schefter reported on ESPN Monday Night Countdown that Steelers linebacker James Harrison could once again be hearing from the NFL league office for the 4th quarter late hit on Saints quarterback Drew Brees Sunday night. Harrison was flagged on the play and is considered a repeat offender and although unlikely, Schefter did not rule […]

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49ers Claim LB Thaddeus Gibson Off Waivers

01 November 2010

The San Francisco 49ers have claimed rookie outside linebacker Thaddeus Gibson off waivers from the Steelers on Monday. Gibson, a fourth-round pick out of Ohio State, was placed on waivers Saturday when the team signed defensive lineman Steve McLendon to the active roster from the practice squad. Gibson had been inactive for the Steelers first […]

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Breaking Down The Week 8 Sacks Allowed Against New Orleans Saints

01 November 2010

The Steelers allowed 3 sacks Sunday night against the New Orleans Saints and we have the breakdowns of all three of them below in animated gif form. If you click on either of the images, you can see the full size replay on NFL.com. All three sacks were on about the same exact formation using […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Monday November 1st – Bleck 1st Monday Of November Edition

01 November 2010

Tunch Ilkin and Craig Wolfley of the Steelers Radio Network discuss Sunday night\’s loss to the New Orleans Saints at the Superdome following the game. The Ben Roethlisberger post game comments are on video here. Ben says that the Saints were not going to let them go deep and said the offense could not get […]

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Steelers Lose To Saints 20-10 – Game Recap & Notes

31 October 2010

Emmanuel Sanders is still growing up. Has to hold on to the football and will be a good return man if he does. Certainly understands he has to block. Also seemed to take that 4th down pass away from Hines Ward. The challenge was a bad one obviously on the Antwaan Randle El play. Didn\’t […]

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Steelers HC Mike Tomlin New Orleans Saints Post Game Press Conference Week 8

31 October 2010

Audio from Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin post game press conference following the 2010 week 8 20-10 win loss to the New Orleans Saints on Sunday October 31st, 2010. Transcript to follow soon!

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Steelers Saints Inactives List Week 8 2010

31 October 2010

Below are the week 8 pre-game inactive players list of both the Steelers and the Saints. The inactive list are released 90 minutes before game time. This list will be updated at 7:00 p.m. eastern time. Please check back at that time. Steelers Inactives QB Charlie Batch (3rd) RB Jonathan Dwyer WR Antonio Brown DE […]

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Week 8 NFL Picks 2010

31 October 2010

Below are my picks for the week 8 games around the NFL. You get what you pay for them. 10-4 SU & 5-9 ATS in week 7. Overall for 2010, 66-38 (63%) SU & 58-42-4 (56%) ATS. Enjoy my fellow degenerates. All lines as of this morning via Bodog.com. Denver Broncos 20 San Francisco 49ers […]

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Early Prediction At Possible Week 8 Inactives Against The Saints

30 October 2010

Injuries always make the inactive list a bit easier to predict. This week Aaron Smith is out and Brett Keisel is all but out for his second straight week. Steve McLendon was promoted earlier today to the 53 man roster and rookie linebacker Thaddeus Gibson was waived. Below are the eight players we expect to […]

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7 Keys To The Steelers Beating The Saints – Week 8 Game Prediction

30 October 2010

The World Champion New Orleans Saints are coming off of a surprising loss against the Browns while the Steelers road trip continues after a win against the Dolphins. This is the 2nd game of 3 game road trip for the Steelers and will be played in a supercharged Superdome on Halloween night in front of […]

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Steelers Sign DL Steve McLendon, Waive LB Thaddeus Gibson

30 October 2010

As expected with all the injuries on the defensive line, the Steelers promoted defensive lineman Steve McLendon from the practice squad to the 53 man roster and waived rookie linebacker Thaddeus Gibson. This is the 3rd time McLendon has been activated this year as he was signed off the practice squad for the games against […]

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Steelers Saints Week 8 Friday Practice Injury Report

29 October 2010

The Steelers wrapped up practice preparations on Friday for their week 8 game Sunday Night against the New Orleans Saints down in the Big Easy. T Flozell Adams (ankle) and LB LaMarr Woodley (hamstring) both practiced fully again on Friday and both are listed as probable on the injury report. DE Brett Keisel (hamstring) did […]

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