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Steelers 2016 Draft Needs: Defense Overview

With the Pittsburgh Steelers 2015 season now firmly behind us, we can now take a good look at the teams 2016 draft needs. In this post, we will look at every defensive position group from a needs standpoint as the team enters the offseason. Defensive End – (Moderate Need) –…


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Steelers DE Cameron Heyward Wants More Help On D-Line Next Season

Including the playoffs, Pittsburgh Steelers defensive ends Cameron Heyward and Stephon Tuitt played 1,116 (88%) and 990 (78.6%) total snaps respectively in 2015. Earlier this week, Heyward indicated in a locker room interview that he wouldn’t mind having a little help on the defensive line next season, according to Trib…



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How The Steelers’ Five-Year High Sack Total Was Built

By season’s end, the Pittsburgh Steelers defense managed to put up an impressive 48 sacks on the season, which ranked third overall in the league, thanks in large part due to a season-high seven sacks in the regular season finale. It was the most sacks that the Steelers have recorded…


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Steelers Vs. Browns: Player Snap Counts – Week 17

The initial snap counts from the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday win over the Cleveland Browns are now in and there are a few things worth noting in the numbers. Running back Fitzgerald Toussaint played a career-high 33 snaps against the Browns after being forced into the game replace injured starter DeAngelo Williams. Wide…


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Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: 2015 Week Sixteen

It is a Winter of Discontent for Steelers Nation. Yet, if there is a silver lining to the Pittsburgh Steelers loss to the dreaded Baltimore Ravens by a score of 17-20 it’s that the bulk of the mourning for a lost season will be complete before the last game against…


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Steelers Trying To Mask Deficiency With Uncertainty On Defense

As the season has progressed, the Pittsburgh Steelers defense has tried to do its best to get less and less predictable, with the goal being to show opposing offenses things that have not been on the game tape throughout the season, or at least not often. To accomplish this, the…