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Javon Hargrave Continues Strong Play In Heyward’s Absence

In the two games since the Pittsburgh Steelers placed defensive captain Cameron Heyward on the injured reserve list, the defense has improved both in terms of the running game and in getting the quarterback on the ground. while the Colts last night racked up some garbage rushing yards on the…


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Steelers Vs. Colts: 7 Keys To Victory – Week 12

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the (5-5) Indianapolis Colts on the road Thursday night and will be attempting to win a second-consecutive game in the process and their first on Thanksgiving since 1950. Below are seven things that I believe the team will need to do in order to come…


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Film Room: Indianapolis Colts’ Offensive Scouting Report

This year, Josh Carney and I will break down the opposing team’s defense 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. Today, the Indianapolis Colts’ offense. Alex’s Scheme Report…


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Steelers Film Room: Ryan Shazier Vs Colts

Pittsburgh Steelers second-year inside linebacker Ryan Shazier bounce back quickly from what looked like a relatively severe concussion out in Seattle the week before to start for the team on Sunday night against the Colts, playing 45 of 58 defensive snaps, so I was particularly interested to see how he…


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Steelers Film Room: Arthur Moats Vs Colts

It has been two weeks now since his ‘demotion’ from the starting lineup, but since then, Arthur Moats has only seen his snap count increase, as he logged 64 percent of the team’s defensive snaps against the Colts, with the second platoon getting a heavier workload than the starters at…


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Steelers Film Room: Will Allen Vs Colts

Veteran safety Will Allen has been a stable starting safety this year for the first time since 2005, in his second season when he started eight games for a Tampa Bay Buccaneers secondary coached by Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin. He started every game in 2006 when Tomlin left…


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Week 13 Missed Tackles Breakdown

It was a definite improvement in the tackling department by the Pittsburgh Steelers defense after a pitiful effort against Seattle last week, with only three first half whiffs versus the Indianapolis Colts. The Pittsburgh defense did finish with 12 in the game, and while most came after the game was…


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Coverage And Pass Rush Married Perfectly Sunday Night

The two ingredients to winning in the ultimate statistic – points allowed – are sacks and turnovers. Mission accomplished for the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense Sunday night. We’ve already heard from Ben Roethlisberger, heaping on credit to the Steelers’ defense for stepping up. A defense that harassed Matt Hasselbeck, sacking him…


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Quick Hits: Steelers Vs Colts Winners/Losers

I think we’ll be in a pleasant, agreeable mood after this one. Any complainers are getting coal in their stocking. WINNERS:  Ben Roethlisberger: Roethlisberger is an elite quarterback. He’s had a ton of great games this year. But this was his best. Not only did he light up the stat sheet,…


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5 Reasons The Steelers Will Beat The Colts In Week 13

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Indianapolis Colts kick off at 8:30 p.m. ET Sunday night at Heinz Field with both teams needing a win to stay above .500. This game will feature two very experienced quarterbacks in Ben Roethlisberger and Matt Hasselbeck, who is 4-0 this season as a starter. The…


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Steelers Film Room: Indianapolis Colts’ Offensive 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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Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Ravens

A weird game, as heartbreaking as it was, deserves weird stats. So let’s dive in. – This is the latest into an NFL game the Pittsburgh Steelers have lost since 2005, when the Baltimore Ravens (of course) beat the Steelers with 4:09 remaining in overtime. Matt Stover kicked a 44…


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Steelers Prepared To Watch New-Look 49ers Tonight

After a disappointing Week 1 loss to the New England Patriots this past Thursday night, the Pittsburgh Steelers will look to channel an extra three days of rest into a win in their home opener against the San Francisco 49ers next Sunday. The 49ers will be working on a short…


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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…