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Steelers Have More Questions Than Answers Behind Roethlisberger

The Pittsburgh Steelers have spent most of Ben Roethlisberger’s career with a pretty solid idea of what they had at the quarterback position behind him. Early in his career, of course, they had Tommy Maddox, who was the starter for the first two games of Roethlisberger’s rookie year, and then…


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Eroding The Myth Of ‘Developmental Quarterbacks’

You may have read recently about the possibility of the Pittsburgh Steelers drafting a quarterback next week in the 2016 NFL Draft. In fact, if you are a regular reader of this site, it is a topic that we have written about, and there is logic behind it. The Steelers…




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Steelers Thowback Thursday: The 1998 Thanksgiving Day Coin Toss

Good morning to all of you and I hope each and every one of you have a great Thanksgiving today. Each and every Thanksgiving, I can’t help but remember back to 1998 and the Pittsburgh Steelers Week 13 game against the Detroit Lions and that dreadful overtime coin toss. Many of…


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Charlie Batch Had The Greatest Game Of All-Time…Or Did He?

ESPN has tried to shove their new spin on quarterback rating, QBR, down our throats as much as they do Stephen A. Smith or Skip Bayless. To be fair, they’re fighting an uphill battle – the traditional quarterback rating is equally wonky but because it was first, it’s the standard…



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Stats Of The Weird: Steelers vs Cardinals

The games just keep getting weirder. I can only assume Terry Hanratty will lead the Pittsburgh Steelers to victory next week. Your stats of the weird. – Let’s start with the score, 25-13. It’s the first game with that score either team has ever been involved in. It’s only the…


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Steelers Fantasy Football Predictions: Week 4 Vs. Ravens

Week 4 – October 1, 2015 Location: Heinz Field – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Opponent: Baltimore Ravens Week 3 of the 2015 season was a cruel reminder that the NFL is still a brutal sport. When #7 hit the turf in St. Louis in the 3rd quarter of last Sunday’s game, Steeler…


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Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: 2015 Week Three

With the season on the brink a hushed Edward Jones Dome full of Pittsburgh Steelers fans (and literally millions of others throughout the world) watched helplessly as the unimaginable horror movie played before them: Ben Roethlisberger on the ground clenching his knee. Forget that the Steelers won 12-6. There was only…


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Steelers Fantasy Football Predictions: Week 3 Vs. Rams

Week 3 – September 27, 2015 Location: St. Louis, Missouri Opponent: St. Louis Rams That’s more like it! The Pittsburgh Steelers dismantling of the San Francisco 49ers in Week 2 has fans and fantasy owners excited for what the Steelers offense is going to do moving forward now that Pro-Bowl…


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Will Allen Finalist For Whizzer White Award

We’ve highlighted Will Allen’s community work before. Now, he’s being recoginized by the league. The Pittsburgh Steelers’ safety is one of four finalists for the Byron “Whizzer” White Award, annually given to one player who best “honors the player who serves his team, community and country in the spirit of…


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Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: 2015 Week Two

Before a record-breaking crowd, the Pittsburgh Steelers made Heinz Field a field of dreams for their fans by crushing the San Francisco 49ers by a margin of 43-18. With offensive coordinator Todd Haley doing his best impression of Bruce Arians, it was bombs away for the Black and Gold in…


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Steelers Vs. Panthers 2015 Preseason Week 5: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV, Injuries & Radio Schedule

2015 Preseason Week 5 Pittsburgh Steelers (1-3) vs. Carolina Panthers (2-1) Kickoff: 7:30 p.m., ET Site: Heinz Field (68,400) • Pittsburgh, Pa. Playing Surface: Natural Grass TV Coverage: KDKA-TV, channel 2 Announcers: Bob Pompeani (play-by-play), Charlie Batch (color analyst), Jeff Verszyla (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network – WDVE-FM (102.5)/WBGG-AM…