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Steelers Poised To Repeat Rare Feat On Offense In 2015

There is no getting around the fact that the 2014 season was quite an exciting one for the Pittsburgh Steelers offense, with multiple players setting or tying franchise records, or even league records, and setting new precedents. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger shattered his own franchise record for passing yards with 4952…



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Previewing The AFC North: Pittsburgh Steelers

As training camp fast approaches, I’ve decided to break down the current state of the AFC North heading into the 2015 NFL preseason. A comprehensive Pittsburgh Steelers breakdown is on the slate for today, although I’ll likely revisit the team once the 53-man roster begins to take shape. The Steelers…



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Steelers’ Offense Losing Security Blanket In Bell

Every Pittsburgh Steelers fan has an uneasy, though perhaps subconscious, feeling they’re carrying during the offseason. Having to face the unfortunate reality of being without Le’Veon Bell for the first three weeks of the regular season, pending appeal. He’ll look great in camp, bust off a big run in the preseason….


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Steelers’ Best Of Modern Era Features 7 Active Players

Bob Labriola recently wrapped up his take on what constitutes the greatest players of the Pittsburgh Steelers’s free agency era, which began in 1992, assembling it in a series of articles called the All-Modern Team. Needless to say, there is a slew of excellent players listed, including three Hall of…


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Steelers.com Modern-Era Team: Final List

Today, Steelers.com’s Bob Labriola released his final positional grouping for the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Modern-Era team. Now, it’s worth recapping his entire selections. For those who disagree with his picks, speak now or forever hold your peace. QB: Ben Roethlisberger RB: Le’Veon Bell FB: Jerome Bettis WR: Hines Ward, Antonio Brown TE: Heath Miller OT: Marvel Smith,…


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Steelers Retain Veteran Presence At Strategic Roster Spots

I don’t think there’s much doubt that the Pittsburgh Steelers made a concerted effort to get younger this offseason, helping to nudge a couple of aging veterans into retirement while releasing another. In fact, the youth movement has been an ongoing process for several seasons now after the team identified…


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Examining Big Ben’s 2014 Completion Percentage: Part 3

We’ve looked at a lot of vital factors to Ben Roethlisberger’s career year last season, and seen vivid examples of how the usage of running backs and the creation of mismatches with the receiving corps helped elevate the team’s offensive success in 2014. Because of the increase in higher-percentage throws…


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Examining Big Ben’s 2014 Completion Percentage: Part 2

In part two of our examination of Ben Roethlisberger’s career high 67.1 completion percentage, we’ll take a look at some other key outlying factors that impacted the quarterback’s success rate. Our very own Alex Kozora highlighted the creativity of offensive coordinator Todd Haley in a piece he did not long…


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Steelers Selected 10th-Most Pro Bowlers In Past 10 Drafts

Ever since Chuck Noll took the helm at head coach for a struggling Pittsburgh Steelers franchise in 1969, the organization has placed its focus on building the team primarily through the draft, which has been a more difficult position to maintain in the era of free agency. The Steelers are…


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Steelers.com Modern-Era Team: Skill Positions

Throughout the week, Bob Labriola at Steelers.com has been putting together a Pittsburgh Steelers’ “Modern Era,” from 1992 to present day. He’s run through all the skill positions, which we’ll put here, and a brief explanation from Labriola for each selection. Quarterback: Ben Roethlisberger – “In between 1992 and drafting…


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Steelers All-22: Brown, Wheaton, and Comparing YAC

Real quick breakdown I’d like to go over today. Noticed it combing through some tape the other day. We’ve had extensive discussions on how Pittsburgh Steelers’ wide receiver Markus Wheaton can improve his YAC and we’ll look at it again today. We can learn a lot by watching the great…


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Can Steelers TE Heath Miller Hit 600 In 2015?

Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Heath Miller has averaged just over 53 catches a season so far during his 10 years in the league and he’ll need that amount plus 15 more in 2015 to hit 600 for his career. Last year, Miller, who will turn 33 in October, caught 66…