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Steelers Vs. Bills: Ten Players To Watch Closely Saturday Night

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Buffalo Bills Saturday night on the road and this game should feature the healthy starters in the first half. This is the annual tune-up game for the regular season and below are ten players that I intend on watching very closely. Michael Vick –…


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Steelers Film Room: Packers Two-Point Conversion

Admittedly, play breakdown during the regular season is difficult. It’s why the All-22 tape is a Godsend and I’d spend all the money I don’t have for it. Still, we’re able to break down a couple of plays. We’ll turn our attention to the Green Bay Packers first two-point conversion…


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Tomlin Stresses Need For “Fanatical” Conditioning

In true head coach fashion, Mike Tomlin was tight-lipped about his plans for Saturday’s game against the Buffalo Bills. He refused to rule any players out and didn’t give much of a timetable for how long he’d leave his starters in, only saying it’d be in similar fashion to last…


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Steelers Now Have 12 Former First Round Draft Picks Under Contract

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed quarterback Michael Vick on Wednesday and being as he is a former first-round selection that means the team now has a total of 12 players who were originally drafted in the first round. While that number did seem high to me, research shows that the New York Jets currently have 13 former…


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Steelers Defensive Changes Rooted In NFL History

In only three preseason games, Keith Butler has put a distinctive stamp on this Pittsburgh Steelers defense. A much more noticeable degree than anyone, myself included, anticipated. Some of the concepts might seem new to Steelers’ fans, but they’re not new to the league. Nothing is anymore. They’re taught, borrowed, tweaked…


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Steelers Vs Packers Film Room: Jarvis Jones

The Pittsburgh Steelers are counting on outside linebacker Jarvis Jones to perform, not only during the 2015 season, but beyond. Yet he still faces a barrage of questions ending his third season after suffering an injury-plagued sophomore campaign. With that as the backdrop, Jones is entering this season expecting every…


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Mike Tomlin On RB Josh Harris: ‘It’s A Big Week For Him’

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Josh Harris missed the Sunday preseason game against the Green Bay Packers due to a sprained foot but it appears as though he’s back practicing again. Head coach Mike Tomlin mentioned Harris Wednesday during his post practice press conference. “Largely got a lot of guys working…



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Steelers Preseason Stock Report: Post Packers Game

As promised, I’ll continue to post stock reports after reviewing the tape of each preseason game, telling you what players are trending up, and who is trending down. Here’s my thoughts following the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-19 victory over the Green Bay Packers this past Sunday. Stock Up 1. QB Landry…



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Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Packers Breakdown

Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-19 win over the Green Bay Packers. First Half – Kick coverage. Boykin-Golden-Wild-Garvin-Dupree-Hartley-Spence-Johnson-Dangerfield-Darby-Will Allen – The Packers spent their entire first drive in 20 personnel, two running backs and zero tight ends, leaving them with three receivers. Forced the Steelers into nickel the entire…


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Steelers Sign Michael Vick, QB Bruce Gradkowski Placed On IR

This offseason hasn’t gone very well for Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Bruce Gradkowski and now the hand injury that he suffered Sunday against the Green Bay Packers has landed him on injured reserve. According to head coach Mike Tomlin, Gradkowski’s recent hand injury required surgery. “Bruce Gradkowski had a hand surgery, today,”…


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Steelers Film Room: Bud Dupree Vs Green Bay

When Bud Dupree was drafted this past April, it was with the general understanding that, although he had a high ceiling, it would take a little time and coaching before he was ready to make an impact. While that has proven true throughout the first two preseason games of the…