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Will Allen Discusses Why Players Retire Early

Earlier this month, we wrote an article on Pittsburgh Steelers’ safety Will Allen announcing he was starring in a video discussing why several NFL players have retired early. Today, Part One of the video has been released. In it, Allen plays more of the role of host, interviewing several former…



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Steelers Schedule Can Lead To Fast Start In 2015

When the Pittsburgh Steelers’ list of 2015 opponents was handed down in late December of last year, it was revealed that their new slate of match-ups would be the toughest in the league based off of teams’ 2014 records. That obviously isn’t an exact indicator due to offseason changes, free…


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Steelers Need DeAngelo Williams Of Old In Weeks 1-3

When looking across the NFL landscape, there aren’t a whole lot of running backs ages 30 and older who scream productivity. Frank Gore looks to be the lone exception, as he ran for 1,106 yards last year for the San Francisco 49ers. Now 32 years of age, the Indianapolis Colts are looking…



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The Steelers Week 2 Opponent Has Lost Yet Another Starter

The Pittsburgh Steelers will host the San Francisco 49ers at Heinz Field in Week 2 of the 2015 NFL season and while we’ve known that for quite a while now, what we didn’t know is that the 49ers would be without several key players on both sides of the football for…


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Steelers’ Opponents Without Bell: 49ers Run Defense

We have already learned that Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell has been suspended by the NFL for the first three games of the 2015 regular season, pending the result of an appeal that was already filed at the time of the announcement. For the time being, however, we must…


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League Still Trying To Overcome Player Culture About Concussions

The National Football League has long had a concussion problem, even if it is only in more recent years that the public has learned of the extent of the issue. There are no obvious ways to address the problem, either, without fundamentally changing the nature of the game, for which…


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Advancements In Information Technology A Double-Edged Sword For NFL

The National Football League finds itself in a curious position in the information age. Technology has allowed for the proliferation of information and easy access for all, as well as advancement in resources, both in terms of equipment and education. This is a pivotal period of time for the league…


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The Terrible Podcast – Talking Chris Borland Decision, Steelers Contracts, Cap With Joel Corry & More

Season 5, Episode 90 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and with David Todd back in the co-host chair, we start the show off by again recapping the new contract given on Friday to Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger in addition to the signing of former Carolina Panthers running back DeAngelo Williams. The…



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Steelers Film Room: LB Dan Molls Against The Bills

By Alex Kozora A brief breakdown of Pittsburgh Steelers’ inside linebacker Dan Molls against the Buffalo Bills last Saturday night. THE GOOD 1. 2nd and 10, 14:24 4th. Does a great job of meeting the running back in the hole and sticks him. The back doesn’t fall forward and it…




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2014 Steelers Mock Draft – Alex Kozora Version 1.0

By Alex Kozora Like Dave Bryan, throughout the draft process I’ll be occasionally posting mock drafts. Needless to say, bear in mind it’s still early and all mocks are fluid. Understandably favored towards the players I’ve already scouted. As I watch more, my opinions will change and the mock will…