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Tomlin Says Late Leap Over Jets Line By Mitchell Was ‘Not Professional’

During his Monday press conference, New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan called the late-game dive over the line of scrimmage by Pittsburgh Steelers safety Mike Mitchell a “bush league” move. On Tuesday, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin pretty much agreed with Ryan. “It was not professional, I’ll say that,” Tomlin said Tuesday…


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Steelers Favored By 5.5 Points Over Titans In Week 11

After initially opening up as four point favorites over the Tennessee Titans, the Pittsburgh Steelers are currently favored by five and half points by several online betting sites. The Steelers were road favorites last week against the New York Jets but wound up losing 20-17. That was their third loss…


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Steelers Injury Report: Polamalu, Shazier, Taylor All Ruled Out For Titans Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers will be without several of their key players on defense for their Monday night game against the Tennessee Titans. During his Tuesday press conference, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin ruled out cornerback Ike Taylor (forearm), safety Troy Polamalu (knee) and linebacker Ryan Shazier (ankle) for the game…



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Building A Roof Beneath A Falling Sky

The sky is falling, or so I’ve heard. The Pittsburgh Steelers lost to a team on the road with a really bad record and are now only 6-4 after 10 games played. All is surely lost. Who knows, maybe it really is, or will be, when the video time capsule…


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Todd Haley And The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Job

In all the world of sports, sometimes it certainly seems difficult to find a job that requires a tougher skin than that of being the offensive coordinator of a football team. Even if you’re excellent at your job, you’re still a slave to the successes and failures of your players…


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‘On The Road Again’ Not A Good Theme For Steelers Offense

For the fourth time this season, the Pittsburgh Steelers have scored under 20 points—and under 15 points on offense. In each of those instances, the settings of these sad performances have all been away from Heinz Field. In the second game of the season, the Steelers accumulated a season-low six…


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Steelers Staying Afloat In Historically Competitive AFC North

We are now 10 weeks into the 2014 NFL season, meaning that, when it comes to the AFC North, it’s already long been a two dog race—wait, what? The Cleveland Browns and Cincinnati Bengals are 1-2 in the division? That’s right, with all teams having played at least nine games…


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Titans Whisenhunt Refuses To Compare Mettenberger To Roethlisberger

When Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger entered the league way back in 2004, current Tennessee Titans head coach Ken Whisenhunt was his first offensive coordinator. Currently, Whisenhunt has another rookie quarterback in the form of Zach Mettenberger starting for him in Tennessee and while the LSU product has been compared…


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Big Dan Took A Big Step Sunday Against The Jets

While Pittsburgh Steelers rookie nose tackle Daniel McCullers only played 11 snaps on defense Sunday against the New York Jets, I thought you might like to know that the big man out of Tennessee took a big step in that game from a depth chart perspective. For the first time…


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Steelers Spence, Williams Had Specific Package Roles Sunday Against Jets

Being as Pittsburgh Steelers rookie linebacker Ryan Shazier has missed quite a few games so far this season with injuries, the team has had to use Sean Spence and Vince Williams in games in order to replace him. During his press conference last Tuesday, head coach Mike Tomlin wouldn’t reveal…


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Bradshaw Not a Fan Of Steelers Giving Bieber Bible Study Access

Former Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Fame quarterback Terry Bradshaw doesn’t believe that Justin Bieber jinxed the team by being present for their Saturday evening bible study session, but he made it clear to TMZ that he didn’t think it was a good idea to give the entertainer access to the…


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Steelers Film Room: Vick Delivers Against Inverted Cover-2

Sometimes we forget that the other team is paid to make plays and that’s exactly what happened during the New York Jets second possession Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. The play, a 67-yard touchdown pass from Jets quarterback Michael Vick to wide receiver T.J. Graham, was not only a great…


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Mike Mitchell Doesn’t Care That The Jets Took Exception To His Late Game Leap

Several New York Jets players took exception to Pittsburgh Steelers safety Mike Mitchell diving over the line of scrimmage on the second to last kneel down of the game Sunday, but the defensive player has since defended his actions. “I don’t really care anything about what they’re saying,” Mitchell said,…


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Martavis Bryant And The Risk-Reward Pendulum

We have seen instances in every game that he has played so far that rookie wide receiver Martavis Bryant is still clearly raw. Some lazy route running in the red zone on Sunday against the New York Jets caused Ben Roethlisberger to throw his first interception in four games, since…