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Tomlin On Beachum: ‘He’s A Special Guy, Hard Working Guy’

Between now and the start of the regular season, the Pittsburgh Steelers could very well finalize a contract extension with tackle Kelvin Beachum. While the SMU product has been downplaying a potential new deal ever since he arrived at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe for training camp, head coach Mike…

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Jets CB Darrelle Revis Still Not Cleared For Contact

New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis, who suffered a mild concussion in the Jets Sunday win over the Buffalo Bills, still hasn\’t been cleared for live contact as of midday Thursday, according to Rich Cimini of ESPN. Cimini indicates that the All-Pro corner won\’t practice for a second consecutive day…



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James Harrison Claims He Will Play Against Jets

Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette reports Thursday via Twitter that Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison told him today that he will play Sunday against the New York Jets. Harrison was listed as not practicing on the Wednesday injury report, but was seen running on the side. #steelers James…


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Steelers Broncos Week 1 Offensive Participation Chart

Below are the offensive player, play counts and participation chart for the Pittsburgh Steelers week 1 game against the Denver Broncos. The play count totals do not include the no-play calls due to penalties. We are now posting the personnel groupings separate. Player Notes: Wide receiver Mike Wallace nearly played…


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Steelers Offensive Line Breakdown – Denver Broncos – Week 1

The Pittsburgh Steelers first game of the 2012 season against the Denver Broncos is now in the books and I have now concluded grading every player on the offensive line for every play as I have done over the years. Let me start off by saying that this year I…


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Kent State To Rename Field House Weight Room In Honor Of James Harrison

Kent State University reports on Wednesday that Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison had a $100,000 gift to his former school approved by the University\’s Board of Trustees. The school website goes on to say that Kent State Department of Athletics will recognize the donation made by Harrison by renaming the…


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Breaking Down The Heath Miller Touchdown Pass Play Against The Broncos

One of the best called plays Sunday night in the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-19 loss to the Denver Broncos was the 3rd down and goal touchdown pass from Ben Roethlisberger to tight end Heath Miller at the end of the first half. Normally I like to telestrate plays, but the animated…



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Steelers Stats Change: Larry Foote Credited With Forced Fumble Against Broncos

Bob Labriola reports Wednesday via Twitter that there has now been an official stats change in the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-19 loss Sunday night against the Denver Broncos. According to Labriola, linebacker Larry Foote has now been credited with a forced fumble on the play that Broncos running back Willis McGahee…


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Fantasy Rewind: Week 1 Versus Denver Broncos

By Christopher DiMarino Steelers Versus Broncos Recap: After a tough end to a 2011 season, Pittsburgh Steelers fans were spectators to an equally tough opening game loss to start the 2012 season. I think the game played out how many predicted it would with the exception of course being the…


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No Update On The Status Of Stevenson Sylvester Heading Into Jets Games

During the Tuesday press conference held by Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin, no injury status was given on the health of linebacker Stevenson Sylvester headed into the week 2 game against the New York Jets and the media failed to ask about him. Sylvester tore his MCL late in…


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Jets Injury Report: CB Darrelle Revis Will Not Practice Wednesday

New York Jets head coached Rex Ryan told the Pittsburgh media on Wednesday during his conference call that All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis will not practice today as he continues to recover from the mild concussion that suffered in the Jets week 1 win against the Buffalo Bills. Jets head coach…




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Steelers Broncos Game Rewind – Second Half Notes

I have already posted my notes from the first half of the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-19 loss Sunday night to the Denver Broncos and below are my second half notes. Ben Roethlisberger throws behind Jonathan Dwyer on first play of the second half. Had it been caught it would of gone…


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Steelers Broncos Game Rewind – First Half Notes

I have been through the tape of the Pittsburgh Steelers loss to the Denver Broncos several times now and here are some of my notes that I made from the first half of the game. The second half notes will be along shortly and all of our charting projects are…


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2012 NFL Week 1 TOX Stats

The first set of TOX stats for 2012 NFL season have been compiled, and as expected, the well respected +2 number is off to a good start as teams that had a +2 or better number went 9-1 overall. The stat is based off explosive plays of 20 yards or…



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Jonathan Dwyer Likely To Get Increased Opportunities Against Jets

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin did not give specifics during his Tuesday press conference as to what the running back rotation will be this week for the game against the New York Jets, but he did say that that Jonathan Dwyer will likely get more opportunities. “I think that…




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\”Third Down Ben\” Is At It Again To Start 2012 Season

One thing that stuck out statistically Sunday night in the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-19 loss to the Denver Broncos was the play once again of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger on third downs. If you have heard or seen the clips that are floating around after the Sunday night game, you likely saw…


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The Agony Of A Losing Season: Steelers Solid Since 2003

By Jeremy Hritz It’s been a long, long time. Eight seasons to be exact. The year was 2003, and it was the last time the Pittsburgh Steelers finished a regular season with a losing record. That season, with the fragile Tommy Maddox at the helm, the Steelers limped into the…


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2012 Pittsburgh Steelers Regular Season Play Direction Report – Week 1

Several have emailed and asked if I would be doing the directional reports again this year, so below is the rushing and passing offense and defense play direction report from the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday night opener against the Denver Broncos. I have included the league ranks in these as well….


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Mike Tomlin Says New CB DeMarcus Van Dyke Has Big-time Upside

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed former Oakland Raiders cornerback DeMarcus Van Dyke last week and head coach Mike Tomlin was asked to talk about the newest Steelers Sunday prior to the Sunday night opener against the Denver Broncos. “We were interested in this young man when he came out in the…


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Tomlin On Beachum: ‘He’s A Special Guy, Hard Working Guy’

Between now and the start of the regular season, the Pittsburgh Steelers could very well finalize a contract extension with tackle Kelvin Beachum. While the SMU product has been downplaying a potential new deal ever since he arrived at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe for training camp, head coach Mike…


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Steelers 2015 Training Camp: Mike Tomlin Recaps Day 4 Practice

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now finished up their Thursday training camp practice and head coach Mike Tomlin addressed the media afterwards. “Little ebb and flow, some positive things, some negative things from both sides as it always is at this time of year,” said Tomlin. “The big thing is for…



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Report: Bengals Worked Out WR Santonio Holmes

The Cincinnati Bengals are currently looking at a few available veteran wide receivers and according to Rand Getlin of the NFL Network, former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Santonio Holmes worked out for them on Thursday. WR’s David Nelson, Greg Little, and Santonio Holmes worked out for the #Bengals today, a…


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2015 Steelers Training Camp: Live Updates From Day 4

The Pittsburgh Steelers fourth of 18 training camp practices will get underway later today and as usual, we will live blog all of news, notes and nuggets from Twitter for you throughout the morning, afternoon and evening. The team will be putting on the pads once again and Alex Kozora and…