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Remainder Of 2010-2011 Draft Classes Now All Wheat, No Chaff

The Pittsburgh Steelers chose late last week to released sixth-year cornerback Cortez Allen after three successive disappointing seasons and an inability to stay healthy, let alone to live up to a five-year, $26-million contract. An interesting byproduct of this move is that we have now fully separated the wheat from…


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Revisiting Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2011 Draft Class

A couple of days ago, I wrote an article about a series of grades evaluating the rookie draft classes of each NFL team following their first seasons, and I talked about the arbitrary nature of the process, in particular the signing of a letter grade for players who have yet…


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Steelers Film Room: Cincinnati Bengals’ Defensive Scouting Report

Injuries have forced a slightly different looking Bengals’ unit but not a ton has changed. We’ll start with the numbers. According to ESPN, Vincent Rey is blowing away the rest of the team in tackles, odd given he hasn’t been playing that much lately. They have him for 88 total…


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Bengals LB Chris Carter No Stranger To Steelers And Heinz Field

The Pittsburgh Steelers will again get to see one of their former draft picks playing for the opposing team Sunday at Heinz Field. Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Chris Carter, who was drafted in the fifth-round of the 2011 NFL Draft out of Fresno State by the Steelers, will more than likely…


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Steelers Film Room: Cincinnati Bengals Defensive Scouting Report

This year, Jon Ledyard and I will be collaborating our scouting reports. We’ll play to our strengths – he’ll be focusing on the individuals while I’ll be looking at overall scheme. These reports will be broken down into two articles, one for offense and one for defense. Our reports for…


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AFC North Draft History Study: Linebackers

On the heels of the conclusion of the 2015 NFL Draft, I began to realize the need to enhance my understanding of each team’s draft history; what they’ve built or attempted to build over the past ten years and how they’ve went about that process. This may seem tedious to…


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Howard Jones The Forgotten Man At OLB?

Last year after the 2014 draft, the Pittsburgh Steelers claimed a prospect most of us had never heard of. Howard Jones, a Division II defensive end from Shepherd University who set the all-time school sack record with 35. Standing 6-foot-4 and 238 pounds, he’s a long-limbed prospect, with 34 1/8…


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The Steelers Future’s Report: Shawn Lemon

Name: Shawn Lemon College: Akron Height: 6’2 Weight: 250 pounds Born: 8/25/1988 We’re going to continue our Canadian Football League trend by reporting on the most notable CFL addition, linebacker, Shawn Lemon. Lemon comes to the Pittsburgh Steelers after a breakout year in the CFL, playing for the Calgary Stampeders….



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Bengals Injury Report: Several Players Still Sidelined Thursday By Flu Bug

The Cincinnati Bengals practiced on Christmas day and it appears as though the flu bug is continuing to make its way around the locker room. Not practicing Thursday were linebacker Chris Carter (knee), safety Reggie Nelson (illness), cornerback Terence Newman (illness), kicker Mike Nugent (illness) and tackle Andrew Whitworth (not…



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Bengals Sign Former Steelers LB Chris Carter

The Cincinnati Bengals have a new player as of Wednesday and it’s former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Chris Carter. Carter, who was drafted by the Steelers in the fifth-round of the 2011 NFL Draft, was waived by Pittsburgh just prior to the start of the season. Carter has since spent time…


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Numbers Crunch: Preseason Charting Takeaways

By Alex Kozora Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers preseason has finished up, here is a final look back on the defensive side of the ball before we jump into Week One of the regular season. Random assortment of tidbits below from their 304 snaps. Snap Counts Defensive Line Cam Heyward:…