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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 […]

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 […]

Steelers Film Room: 73 Yard Touchdown Run By Giants RB Rashad Jennings

The Pittsburgh Steelers defense gave up quite a few double explosive plays last season and in their 2014 preseason opener Saturday night against the New York Giants, the first-team defense allowed running back Rashad Jennings to scamper 73 yards for a score. I have an animated gif of the play below and it’s pretty clear […]

Missed Holding Call On Cribbs Kickoff Return On Ratliff

20 October 2009

Many people have emailed me about the hold on Steelers cornerback Keiwan Ratliff by Cleveland Browns running back Jerome Harrison on the 98 yard kickoff return by Joshua Cribbs that resulted in a touchdown. I am not going to narate or caption the photos as I think they speak for themselves.

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Audio from Steelers HC Mike Tomlin Tuesday October 20th Press Conference

20 October 2009

Audio from Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin press conference on Tuesday October 20th. Tomlin addresses the upcoming week 7 Minnesota Vikings game. As far as injuries go, running back Rashard Mendenhall (knee bruise) and linebacker Andre Frazier (quad) might be limited in the early part of the week in practice, but should be good to […]

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Jeff Reed Needs To Go At Seasons End

19 October 2009

It is painful to say, but the Steelers need to let kicker Jeff Reed walk after this season. Following Sunday\’s win versus the Cleveland Browns, Reed was placed under arrest and given multiple citations after a drunken confrontation outside a North Shore bar. It would be one thing if this was the first such incident […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Monday October 19th

19 October 2009

Dale Lolley reports that Heinz Field was torn up and re-sodding started immediately after the game on Sunday. Should be done by today. Skippy is at it again as kicker Jeff Reed was given a public intoxication and disorderly conduct citation outside of McFadden\’s bar around 9 p.m. last night. No word if any paper […]

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Steelers First Down Measurement Versus Browns With Referee Explantation

18 October 2009

Walt Anderson – Re: fourth down measurement Question: Why it was a first down Walt Anderson: “The ball has to penetrate the plane of the stake. When we set the ball up ready to measure and we bring the chains out, the chains are set beside the football, they\’re not put down on top of […]

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Mendenhall Blitz Pickup On Ward Touchdown

18 October 2009

Overlooked as of late is the pass blocking by running back Rashard Mendenhall. Below is a breakdown on the blitz pickup of Browns defensive back Mike Adams by Mendenhall that resulted in a touchdown to Hines Ward.

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2009 Week 6 Game Recap: Steelers 27 Browns 14

18 October 2009

The Steelers survived turning the ball over 4 times on Sunday to beat the Cleveland Browns 27-14 at Heinz Field. The Steelers complied 557 yards of offense on the day, led by Ben Roethlisberger throwing for 417 yards and 2 touchdowns. Roethlisberger was 23 of 35 on the day and finished with a 113.6 quarterback […]

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Audio from Steelers HC Mike Tomlin Cleveland Browns Post Game Press Conference

18 October 2009

Audio from Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin post game press conference following the 2009, week 6 win against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday October 18th, 2009. Transcript to follow. Get the latest Flash Player to see this player. [Javascript required to view Flash movie, please turn it on and refresh this page] Mike Tomlin: It’s […]

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Steelers Browns Inactives List Week 6

18 October 2009

Below are the pre-game inactive players list of both the Steelers and the Browns. The inactive list are released 90 minutes before game time. Steelers Inactives QB Dennis Dixon (3rd QB) T Tony Hills WR Limas Sweed G Kraig Urbik CB Keenan Lewis DE Ra\’Shon Harris LB Andre Frazier FB Carey Davis Browns Inactives LB […]

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Week 6 NFL Picks 2009

18 October 2009

Below are my picks for the week 6 games around the NFL. You get what you pay for them. 11-3 in week 5 & 51-25 overall. Kansas City Chiefs 20 Washington Redskins 17 Houston Texans 27 Cincinnati Bengals 23 Pittsburgh Steelers 42 Cleveland Browns 3 Baltimore Ravens 24 Minnesota Vikings 19 Jacksonville Jaguars 30 St. […]

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Steelers Versus Browns Week 6 Preview & Prediction

17 October 2009

How to you preview an upcoming ass kicking? Hard to preview this game. The Steelers have beaten the Browns the last 11 times the two teams have faced each other, additionally, Pittsburgh has won 17 of the past 18 games in the series overall. It may not be considered a rivalry that it once was, […]

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Reading The Tea Leaves Of Likely Inactive Players Versus Browns

17 October 2009

This weeks tea leaves presents a few challenges on picking the game day inactives. Although it is speculated that Willie Parker and Troy Polamalu will both be active this week, any false move from now until game time will land them squarely back on the inactive list as a precaution. I am going to assume […]

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7 Things To Look For Sunday Versus Cleveland

16 October 2009

Running Back Division Of Labor – The division of labor between running backs Willie Parker and Rashard Mendenhall against the Browns on Sunday shouldn\’t be a big deal. The big deal will be if they can\’t run as a team against Browns 32nd ranked run defense. The Browns run a 3-4 defense base that the […]

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Steelers Browns Week 6 Friday Practice Injury Report – Mendenhall Practices

16 October 2009

The Steelers wrapped up their regular practice preparations on Friday to get ready to face the Browns on Sunday. Running back Rashard Mendenhall (illness) returned to practice fully on Friday after sitting out Thursday with the flu and has been removed from the injury report. Guard Trai Essex (ankle), linebacker James Farrior (elbow), defensive end […]

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Steelers Browns Week 6 Thursday Practice Injury Report – Parker & Polamalu Work Again

15 October 2009

On Thursday the Steelers continued practice preparations for the week 6 game versus the Cleveland Browns this coming Sunday. Wide receiver Hines Ward (not injury related) practiced fully on Thursday after having his normal Wednesday off. Running back Rashard Mendenhall (illness) was added to the injury report after sitting out Thursday. Linebacker Andre Frazier (thigh) […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Thursday October 15th

15 October 2009

Former Steelers fullback and defensive back, Ernest B. Bonelli (Ernie), passed away on Monday at the age of 90. RIP Ernie! Running back Willie Parker is wearing specially designed shoes by Nike to protect his turf toe injury. To read between the lines, it does not sound like he will play Sunday versus the Browns. […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Wednesday October 14th

14 October 2009

Linebacker James Harrison was named the AFC Defensive Player of the Week for his performance in the win over the Detroit Lions. Way to go Deebo! Eric Mangini held his press conference today for the upcoming Steelers game and we found the transcript. Defensive end Aaron Smith reportedly has had a sore right shoulder for […]

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Steelers Browns Week 6 Wednesday Practice Injury Report – Parker & Polamalu Practice

14 October 2009

On Wednesday the Steelers began practice preparations for the week 6 game versus the Cleveland Browns. Wide receiver Hines Ward (not injury related) had his normal Wednesday off. Running back Willie Parker (toe) and safety Troy Polamalu (knee) practiced fully as they look to return against the Browns. Thursday will be the key day after […]

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Steelers Sign DE Harris, Place DE Smith On Injured Reserve

14 October 2009

On Wednesday the Steelers placed defensive end Aaron Smith on injured reserve and signed defensive end Ra\’Shon Harris from the Carolina Panthers practice squad to the 53-man roster. Smith suffered a severe right shoulder injury during the Detroit Lions game this past Sunday and will require season ending surgery. Harris was a sixth-round draft pick […]

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Where We Miss Troy

13 October 2009

If you watched the game on Sunday, you certainly remeber the play that Daunte Culpepper hit fullback Jerome Felton with a pass in the short middle area of the field that ended up going for 27 yards. I have that play broken down in the pictures below. In closing this was a well designed play, […]

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DE Aaron Smith To Have Rotator Cuff Surgery

13 October 2009

Jim Wexell is reporting that Steelers defensive end Aaron Smith will undergo surgery on his right rotator cuff on Friday. Smith will reportedly be lost for an estimated 3 months of time as he recuperates. It is not yet known if Smith will be placed on injured reserve yet or be shelved on the roster […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Tuesday October 13th

13 October 2009

Scott Brown has a good read on safety Troy Polamalu and how he is quite the practical joker in the locker room. Hopefully Polamalu will return this week versus the Browns. Mike Bires reports that the new nickname for tight end Heath Miller is Big Money. Miller is on pace to catch 93 balls and […]

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Audio from Steelers HC Mike Tomlin Tuesday October 13th Press Conference

13 October 2009

Audio from Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin press conference on Tuesday October 13th. Tomlin addresses the upcoming week 6 Cleveland Browns game. As far as injuries go, running back Willie Parker (toe) and safety Troy Polamalu (knee) look to practice fully on Wednesday to see where they are in regards to their injuries. Guard Chris […]

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How Sweed It Isn\’t

12 October 2009

Well, the attempt of Master Tomlin to get through to Jedi Limas Sweed seems to have failed. It has worked well with Jedi Rashard Mendenhall up to this point. Tomlin attempted to get Sweed involved early in the game with a high percentage pass and while not a perfect one, it was one Sweed should […]

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2009 Week 5 Game Recap: Steelers 28 Lions 20

11 October 2009

Another week and another game that came down to the opponents last drive. The Steelers held off a late Detroit surge and defeated the Lions, 28-20, today at Ford Field. The Steelers led the Lions by 15 late in the fourth quarter but as has happened so many times this season, the defense gave up […]

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Audio from Steelers HC Mike Tomlin Detroit Lions Post Game Press Conference

11 October 2009

Audio from Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin post game press conference following the 2009, week 5 win against the Detroit Lions on Sunday October 11th, 2009. Transcript to follow. Get the latest Flash Player to see this player. [Javascript required to view Flash movie, please turn it on and refresh this page] Mike Tomlin: “Mission […]

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