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Markus Wheaton Set To Make Season Debut As Kick Returner

For the second time this season, the Pittsburgh Steelers will be starting a new player as the kick returner, after head coach Mike Tomlin benched Jacoby Jones for fumbling the opening kickoff and later a punt on a fair catch attempt, the latter of which the Steelers were fortunate enough…


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Steelers Versus Bengals: Week 14 Projected Inactive List

The (7-5) Pittsburgh Steelers will play the (10-2) Cincinnati Bengals Sunday afternoon and as usual, here is my weekly guess at what the seven-player inactive list might look like when it is released 90 minutes before kickoff. Mike Vick – Nothing new to see here as this should be the seventh game in a row that Vick is…


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Danny Smith On Jacoby Jones: “He Wasn’t Detailed Oriented”

Danny Smith says he still loves Jacoby Jones. But not enough to keep him in the starting lineup. Though it doesn’t take a football junkie like Smith to tell you Jones’ performance Sunday night wasn’t close to meeting the standard, he explained the decision to Bob Labriola in this week’s Coordinator…


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Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Colts Game Notes

Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers 45-10 beatdown over the Indianapolis Colts. First Half – New formation on the kick return unit. Maybe because of planning for surprise onside kick and just trying to do something different. Six man front. Arthur Moats-Anthony Chickillo-Shamarko Thomas-Terence Garvin-Robert Golden–Vince Williams with Roosevelt Nix…



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Antonio Brown Named AFC Special Teams Player Of The Week

With perhaps the most electrifying play of the weekend, Antonio Brown has been named the AFC Special Teams Player Of The week. He did it again. @AntonioBrown84 has been named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week. 🏆 | https://t.co/KH08dv9Q64 pic.twitter.com/qTKSa15NZn — Pittsburgh Steelers (@steelers) December 9, 2015 Not bad for a…


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Decision To Not Cut Jacoby Jones On Tuesday Not Contract Related

Tuesday morning the Pittsburgh Steelers demoted veteran returner Jacoby Jones following his multi-fumble game Sunday night against the Indianapolis Colts. Surprisingly, Jones was not waived by the end of the day and that had several people guessing that the main reason behind that has something to do with his contract. I’m…


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Steelers Sudden Change Defense Suddenly Good

Mike Tomlin loves phrases. “If you will.” “At this juncture.” “Unleash Hell.” Ok, maybe that last one didn’t work out so well. One of his most recent ones is a little more specific and tailored to football. The sudden change opportunities, where a turnover flips the field, either giving the…


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No Early Indication Jacoby Jones Will Be Waived Following Demotion

The updated depth chart that the Pittsburgh Steelers released Tuesday morning revealed that veteran return man Jacoby Jones has been demoted in favor of Markus Wheaton and Antonio Brown. During his Tuesday press conference, head coach Mike Tomlin was asked to explain Jones’ current status with the team following that…


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Steelers Likely To Make Decision On Jacoby Jones Today

While the entire Steelers’ Nation would like to see him gone, we should find out the teams plans for Jacoby Jones today. By Tuesday at 4 PM each week, every player on a roster is guaranteed their upcoming Sunday game check, even if they aren’t on the roster by Sunday….



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Roethlisberger Gives Credit To Defense For 1st Quarter Bailout

It’s not too often a quarterback who threw for over 350 yards and four touchdowns would be the first to give his defense a round of applause for a job well done. Ben Roethlisberger knows it is well deserved praise. He made sure to note how important it was for…



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Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Colts

Your stats of the weird after a joyous win. Celebrate good times, come on! – You know I always start with the score. This is only the second 45-10 game the Pittsburgh Steelers have ever been involved in. The other was a loss against the Los Angeles Rams in 1968,…


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Jacoby Jones Fumbles Last Chance In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin took the chance in bringing in nine-year veteran return man Jacoby Jones a few weeks back after he was released mid-season by the San Diego Chargers. Last night, his chances ran out. The veteran returner fumbled the opening kickoff after trying to return it…