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Steelers Vs. Ravens: Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday and Happy Halloween to you all. The Pittsburgh Steelers have a huge game ahead of them Sunday night against the Baltimore Ravens and a win will sure go long way in helping them possibly win the AFC North this season. There will be tons of excitement in the air at Heinz Field Sunday […]

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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 […]

Steelers Six From Around The Web – Thursday November 5th

05 November 2009

Dutch Wydo from WMBS had a great radio interview this past Saturday morning with Ben Roethlisberger. Below is the audio. The conference call transcript with Broncos head coach Josh McDaniels and quarterback Kyle Orton have been posted on Steelers.com. On Monday night, left tackle Max Starks faces Broncos outside linebacker Elvis Dumervil, who’s second in […]

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Kirschke Has Calf Tear

04 November 2009

Scott Brown is reporting that veteran defensive end Travis Kirschke has a tear in his calf and it could sideline for the Denver game, if not longer. Kirschke reportedly still has swelling in the lower leg that he hurt against the Vikings in week 7. If Kirschke can not go on Monday night, Nick Eason […]

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3rd Downs Key For Steelers Versus Broncos

04 November 2009

The biggest statement that Mike Tomlin made during his Tuesday press conference about the Denver Broncos was their ability to get off of the field on 3rd downs. Tomlin said, “Their third down defense is really awesome and really that’s a part of playing good defense as they spend quite a bit of time on […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Wednesday November 4th

04 November 2009

Rene Nadeau gives a brief recap of the life and times of former Steelers wide receiver Louis Lipps for NewOrleans.com. Anthony Madison was released by the Browns and would look great back in black and gold to help on special teams. The only problem is you would have to cut someone to do it. The […]

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Audio from Steelers HC Mike Tomlin Tuesday November 3rd Press Conference

03 November 2009

Audio from Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin press conference on Tuesday November 3rd. Tomlin addresses the upcoming week 9 Denver Broncos game on Monday night. As far as injuries go, tackle Ramon Foster (back ), defensive end Travis Kirschke (calf) and linebacker Lawrence Timmons (ankle) could all be limited early in week of practice. Safety […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Tuesday November 3rd

03 November 2009

The bye week is over and it is back to work. Head coach Mike Tomlin will hold his regular Tuesday press conference today at noon eastern. You can view it online here on Steelers.com Mike Tomlin said that determination will be made later in the week on free safety Ryan Clark playing in Denver. Clark […]

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Week 8 NFL Picks 2009

01 November 2009

Below are my picks for the week 8 games around the NFL. You get what you pay for them. 9-4 in week 7 & 68-35 overall. Baltimore Ravens 20 Denver Broncos 16 Chicago Bears 24 Cleveland Browns 10 Buffalo Bills 23 Houston Texans 20 Green Bay Packers 27 Minnesota Vikings 20 Indianapolis Colts 30 San […]

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Ryan Clark Should Be Safe & Sit Out Denver Game

26 October 2009

Following the bye week, the Steelers will travel to Denver to play the Broncos on Monday night football. Free safety Ryan Clark has a bad history health wise in the Mile High City. In 2005, while he was with the Redskins, Clark was diagnosed then with a bruised spleen, but the severity of his condition […]

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Three Things The Steelers Must Fix Coming Out Of The Bye

26 October 2009

Going into the bye week, 5-2 is indeed a respectable record and after week 3, any Steelers fan would be ecstatic with that right now. The 5-2 record could just as easily be 2-5 or worse if not for a few big plays. The Steelers really have not been dominated, nor have they dominated themselves. […]

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2009 Week 7 Game Recap: Steelers 27 Vikings 17

25 October 2009

What was billed as a showdown between 2 of the leagues best quarterbacks, ended up being a battle of defenses. The Steelers defense returned two turnovers by Vikings quarterback Brett Favre for touchdowns in route to 27-17 victory Sunday at Heinz Field. Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger had a very pedestrian performance as he was 14 […]

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Audio from Steelers HC Mike Tomlin Minnesota Vikings Post Game Press Conference

25 October 2009

Audio from Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin post game press conference following the 2009, week 7 win against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday October 25th, 2009. Transcript to follow. Mike Tomlin: Good afternoon. We’re pretty fortunate to win that football game to say the least. When you look at the stat sheet and you look […]

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Steelers Vikings Inactives List Week 7

25 October 2009

Below are the pre-game inactive players list of both the Steelers and the Vikings. 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 Vikings Inactives CB […]

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Week 7 NFL Picks 2009

24 October 2009

Below are my picks for the week 7 games around the NFL. You get what you pay for them. 8-6 in week 6 & 59-31 overall. Pittsburgh Steelers 33 Minnesota Vikings 13 San Diego Charges 31 Kansas City Chiefs 20 Indianapolis Colts 41 St. Louis Rams 10 Chicago Bears 24 Cincinnati Bengals 21 Green Bay […]

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Steelers Versus Vikings Week 7 Preview & Prediction

24 October 2009

The next 3 games will let the 2009 Pittsburgh Steelers know exactly where they are in terms of playing the better teams in the NFL. It all starts Sunday when the undefeated Minnesota Vikings come to Pittsburgh to take on the Steelers. The Vikings are of course led by the ageless Brett Favre at quarterback. […]

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Reading The Tea Leaves Of Likely Inactive Players Versus Vikings

24 October 2009

This weeks tea leaves are pretty readable as far as game day inactives versus the Vikings go. The first 4 on the list are for sure: Dennis Dixon, Ra\’Shon Harris, Kraig Urbik and Tony Hills. Baring injury, they will be listed every week for a while. There is no reason to believe wide receiver Limas […]

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7 Things To Look For Sunday Versus Minnesota

24 October 2009

Below are seven matchups or things to look for on Sunday as the Steelers take on the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. Max Starks vs Jared Allen – If this was on a fight card, it would likely be the main event. Vikings defensive end Jared Allen has not only a nose the for the quarterback, […]

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Steelers Vikings Week 7 Friday Practice Injury Report – Polamalu Practices Fully

23 October 2009

On Friday, the Steelers got great news as far as the practice and injury report went. Linebacker Andre Frazier (thigh), running back Rashard Mendenhall (knee) and safety Troy Polamalu (knee) all practiced fully on Friday. Frazier is officially listed as questionable while both Mendenhall and Polamalu are listed as probable. Baring any unforeseen setbacks, Polamalu […]

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Steelers Vikings Week 7 Thursday Practice Injury Report – Polamalu Sits Again

22 October 2009

On Thursday, Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward (not injury related) and defensive end Travis Kirschke (not injury related) practiced fully after having days off on Wednesday and have been removed from the injury report. Safety Troy Polamalu (knee) sat out for a second straight day now and will hope to work fully on Friday. Linebacker […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – Thursday October 22nd

22 October 2009

Scott Brown from the Trib blogged about how Willie Parker took the demotion to the number 2 role. Parker is saying all the right things, let us hope it motivates him to work harder. Defensive end Travis Kirschke took 31 of the 51 defensive snaps on Sunday against the Browns in place of Aaron Smith, […]

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Steelers Vikings Week 7 Wednesday Practice Injury Report – Polamalu Sits Out

21 October 2009

The Steelers began practice preparations on Wednesday for the upcoming Sunday game versus the Minnesota Vikings. Wide receiver Hines Ward and defensive end Travis Kirschke (not injury related) were given the day off. Safety Troy Polamalu (knee) was also allowed to sit out as well to rest his knee. Running back Rashard Mendenhall (knee) practiced […]

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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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