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NFL Top 1000: What/Where Steelers Made The List

A huge undertaking every year, a large contingent of people were brought on to compile Bleacher Report’s NFL 1000, grading the top 1000 players in the league. It’s always a little unconventional, controversial, but a labor of love with some really smart people sending in their grades. Unveiled yesterday, they…


Keith Butler: It’s A Big Year For Jarvis Jones

With the loss of Bud Dupree for half the season, the pressure has moved to the rest of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ outside linebackers to step up. You can just add that to the pressure Jarvis Jones was already carrying around. A former first round pick who has never lived up…

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Tomlin: Chickillo Will Be Part Of Linebacker Rotation

Next man up. That’s the standard. The creed. Heck, I bet it’ll be plastered on a blimp and fly over Heinz Field each week. With the loss of Bud Dupree, that next man is Anthony Chickillo. At today’s press conference, Mike Tomlin made it clear Chickillo will be involved in…

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Loss Of Dupree Threatens Defense’s Success

James Harrison. Arthur Moats. Jarvis Jones. Good football players. Good people. Internally, a trio the Pittsburgh Steelers have confidence in. But none have the chance of reaching the heights Bud Dupree was supposed to take this season. And for this defense, that is a big problem. Dupree was the only…


Bryan: 2016 Steelers 53-Man Roster Prediction: Final Edition

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have closed out their 2016 preseason, it’s time for me to release my final 53-man roster prediction. Please note that this prediction has two sections. The top section is what I predict the 53-man roster to look like Saturday evening right after 4 p.m. deadline….


Steelers Spin: Analysis Of Preseason Week Three

The last significant preseason game is in the books with the Pittsburgh Steelers handling the New Orleans Saints handily by a score of 27-14. What was learned is the Steelers offense is Super Bowl worthy, its back-up quarterback is back in good graces with the fan base and the defense…

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Jarvis Jones Gets Pressure Season Underway With Some Pass-Rushing Pressure

Now that the first-team players have finally gotten their first significant workload, the annual Pittsburgh Steelers Jarvis Jones watch is underway as many patiently and impatiently wait to see how the fourth-year outside linebacker looks. Many have already written off the possibility that he develops into anything more than he…


Steelers Vs Saints: Winners And Losers

Lot of winners tonight, not as many losers. Refreshing change of pace. WINNERS 1. Ben Roethlisberger: Roethlisberger was magnificent, going 12/17 for 148 yards and two touchdowns in just two series of work. He was carefully aggressive with a pinpoint 58 yard touchdown to Antonio Brown and some smart, efficient…

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Steelers Vs. Saints Preseason Defensive Player Spotlight: OLB Jarvis Jones

If things go like many expect they will Friday night, Pittsburgh Steelers fourth-year outside linebacker Jarvis Jones will make his 2016 preseason debut against the New Orleans Saints. Because of that, I have chosen Jones as this week’s defensive spotlight player of the week. Jones, who has reportedly been dealing with a back issue for…


Preseason Steelers Vs Saints – What To Watch For

The Pittsburgh Steelers are set to kick off their third preseason game tonight against the Saints, this time on the road for the first time, in New Orleans, after taking two home losses at Heinz Field. But the prospects of some quality football should seem greater tonight, as several key…


Tomlin Says Burns Might Play Against Saints, Dupree Expected To Sit

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play their third preseason game of 2016 Friday night on the road against the New Orleans Saints and during his Wednesday press conference, head coach Mike Tomlin indicated that rookie cornerback Artie Burns might make his NFL debut in that contest. “Everyone that’s healthy will be available to play,” said Tomlin. “We’ll sort out…