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NFL Week 12 Discussion Thread

Thanks to the Pittsburgh Steelers playing Thursday night, we all can sit back and enjoy several of the key games that will take place on this Week 12 Sunday. I’ve already highlighted 6 games that fans of the Steelers will likely want to keep an eye on today and that…


Film Room: Dolphins’ Offensive Scouting Report

This year, Josh Carney and I will break down the opposing team’s offense in our weekly scouting report. Like last year, I will be looking at the opposing team in a more broad, scheme-approach. Josh will have a closer eye on the individual players. Your Miami Dolphins’ offense. Alex’s Scheme…


Tomlin Hopes Better Days Lie Ahead For Steelers Outside Linebackers

In the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-13 win over the New York Jets this past Sunday, the team’s defense recorded three sacks of which one belonged to second year outside linebacker Anthony Chickillo, the first of his career. While the Steelers outside linebackers played well as a whole against the Jets, head…


Marcus Gilbert Driven To Reach Pro Bowl Dream

While criticism has been levied against the Pittsburgh Steelers’ gradually improving pass defense toward the end of the season that they had the fortune of facing a string of backup quarterbacks, the same cannot be said for the level of competition that right tackle Marcus Gilbert faced with relative consistency…





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Steelers Versus Chiefs – First Half Notes And Observations

By Matthew Marczi Below is a list of random notes and observations from the first half during the third preseason game for the Pittsburgh Steelers against the Kansas City Chiefs. Right from the very first play of the game, safety Troy Polamalu was up at the line of scrimmage, screaming…



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Steelers Winners And Losers – Week 10 – Chiefs

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Kansas City Chiefs 16-13 in overtime Monday night at Heinz Field to move to 6-3 on the season. It certainly wasn\’t a pretty win against an ugly team and below are the players, or group of players, that I thought had winning and losing performances in the game. Trust…