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Buffalo Game May Have Been Death Knell For Formal OLB Rotation

The Pittsburgh Steelers faced just 48 plays on defense, which is pretty amazing when you consider that the Bills didn’t exactly have a lot of successful short drives or chunk plays. They did have one scoring drive that took just a couple of plays, but Pittsburgh had a nearly two-to-one…


Arthur Moats Competing To Raise 25K For Charity

Really cool story from one of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ best people, Arthur Moats. If you’ve hung around on Twitter today, you’ve probably seen the hashtag, #MoatsWPMOYChallenge. It’s a charity challenge connecting fans to each NFL player up for the Walter Payton Man Of The Year Award. For the Steelers, their…


Steelers Vs. Bills: Player Snap Counts – Week 14

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Buffalo Bills 27-20 Sunday on the road and in the snow and a few things stick out when you look at the initial snap counts from the game. Offensively for the Steelers, tight ends Jesse James and Ladarius Green played 50 and 28 snaps respectively. Throw in tackle Chris Hubbard…


Steelers Vs. Giants: Player Snap Counts – Week 13

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the New York Giants 24-14 Sunday at Heinz Field and a few things stick out when you look at the initial snap counts from the game. Offensively for the Steelers, tight end Ladarius Green played a season-high 35 snaps against the Giants and he responded with perhaps his best game…



Moats Wonders If Manning Brothers Went Over Fake-Slide-Throw Play

On Wednesday, former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning managed to break away from his busy commercial schedule to visit his younger brother Eli Manning. During his visit to New York, the elder Manning reportedly gave his sibling a few tips on how the New York Giants should attack the Pittsburgh Steelers’…



Steelers’ OLB Rotation Will Mean An Odd Man Out

File this under “good problems to have” even if, yes, it’s still a struggling group, but the Pittsburgh Steelers’ have too many outside linebackers to play. Mike Tomlin was very blunt about that at today’s weekly presser, saying they will not have a five man rotation. Five men enter. Four…



Arthur Moats Gets Shortest Straw In OLB Five-Man Draw

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have at long last gotten former first-round pick Bud Dupree back on the field—the second-year outside linebacker logged 20 snaps on Thursday against the Colts after playing just a single snap on Sunday in Cleveland—the inevitable juggling of playing time has commenced, and so far…



Bud Dupree

Tomlin On Dupree: ‘He’s Going To Be A Contributor To Us’

Pittsburgh Steelers second-year outside linebacker Bud Dupree sort of made his 2016 Sunday in the team’s win over the Cleveland Browns. In other words, he played just one defensive snap. After addressing why Dupree didn’t see the field more during the game against the Browns during his post-game press conference,…



Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Browns

A Pittsburgh Steelers win may have been the weirdest thing of the day. Forgot what that felt like. – Box score time. There hasn’t been a 24-9 regular season result in seven years when the San Francisco 49ers beat the Arizona Cardinals by that score. The Steelers haven’t been involved…