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The Terrible Podcast – Steelers 2013 Draft Day Talk Episode

Season 3, Episode 96 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I discuss quite a few things related to the first day of the 2013 NFL draft that gets underway this evening. We give our thoughts on the first round overall, as well as our thoughts on what the Pittsburgh Steelers […]

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Former Steelers QB Jerrod Johnson Signed By Seattle Seahawks

Former Texas A&M quarterback Jerrod Johnson, who was with the Pittsburgh Steelers throughout the preseason last year, was signed by Seattle Seahawks on Wednesday. Johnson appeared in three pre season games for the Steelers last year and was 14-of-21 passing for 236 yards with two touchdowns in very limited playing time. He was also sacked […]

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Report: Steelers Concerned Leftwich Could Miss Time Due To Injuries Suffered Against The Ravens

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Byron Leftwich was obviously banged up quite a bit in the 13-10 loss to the Baltimore Ravens Sunday night and reports early Monday suggest that he could miss some time moving forward as a result. Jason La Canfora reports Monday via Twitter that the Steelers are concerned Leftwich could be out for […]

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John Harbaugh Gets Testy When Asked About Decision To Bring Back Dennis Dixon

Yesterday I passed along the news that the Baltimore Ravens had signed back quarterback Dennis Dixon to their practice squad and wondered if the move had a bit paranoia or gamesmanship involved in it. Ravens head coach John Harbaugh was asked about the move Wednesday during his conference call with the media and appears to […]

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Paranoia Or Planned? Ravens Sign QB Dennis Dixon Back To Their Practice Squad

This morning I posted about how the Pittsburgh Steelers might consider quarterback Dennis Dixon as a practice squad option in light of the shoulder injury to Ben Roethlisberger, as not only would it give them the extra arm needed to run the scout team, but they also might be able to get a little information […]

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Tomlin Shoots Down Garrard Rumor & Says Game Plan Won\’t Change Much With Leftwich

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin was on SiriusXM NFL Radio Tuesday following his weekly press press conference to talk about the SC shoulder sprain that quarterback Ben Roethlisberger suffered Monday night against the Kansas City Chiefs as well as the state of the quarterback situation on the team as a whole. After updating the […]

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Steelers Likely Only To Add QB To Practice Squad, Not The Active Roster

The right shoulder injury suffered by Pittsburgh Steelers starting quarterback Ben Roethlisberger could wind up forcing him to miss a few games, but the team is not expected to add another quarterback off of the street to the 53 man roster should that indeed be the case. Already there is speculation that veteran David Garrard […]

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Tomlin Says He Finds Comfort In Keeping Two Experienced Backup QBs

There was a lot of discussion leading up to the final cut down date as to whether or not the Pittsburgh Steelers would keep just two quarterbacks this year on the 53 man roster as opposed to the normal number of three that they have for so many years in the past. Within that discussion […]

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Steelers Quarterback Play During The Preseason Was Exceptional

Stats in the preseason are worthless, but they sure are fun to look at nonetheless. One thing that sticks out above everything else, both in the stats and on the field, was the play of Pittsburgh Steelers quarterbacks during the preseason. Ben Roethlisberger, Byron Leftwich, Charlie Batch and Jerrod Johnson combined to lead the league […]

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2012 Steelers 53 Man Roster Prediction – Final Edition

The final preseason game of the 2012 season is now in the books for the Pittsburgh Steelers and that means it is time for my final 53 man roster prediction of what I think the roster will look like after the final cuts are announced Friday evening. When building my 53 man roster I like […]

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17 Steelers Battling For 7 Roster Spots Against The Panthers

The Pittsburgh Steelers take on the Carolina Panthers Thursday night at Heinz Field, and judging by my calculations, 46 players are locks to make the Friday night 53 man roster right now. That leaves 7 spots theoretically up for grabs and 17 players with a shot at filling those spots. Some of course have better […]

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Steelers Panthers Preview: 10 Things To Look For Thursday Night

The final preseason game for the Pittsburgh Steelers is here as they take on the Carolina Panthers Thursday night at Heinz Field. While a good amount of the starters won\’t see much, if any, playing time in the game, there are still roster spots up for grabs and plenty of things to watch for to […]

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2012 Steelers 53 Man Roster Prediction – Post Preseason Game 3 Edition

The Pittsburgh Steelers third preseason game is now in the books and once again it is time to take another stab at a 53 man roster prediction. Before you just jump straight to the comments, make sure to read my reasoning so you know where am I coming from on this prediction. This morning on […]

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Creating A Roster Spot For A Sidelined DeCastro Might Cost Batch His

As it looks right now, the Pittsburgh Steelers intend on carrying injured rookie right guard David DeCastro on the 53 man roster to start the season. Of course this could change prior to Friday when the final roster decisions need to be made depending on what the doctors find during the knee surgery. If indeed […]

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Report: Steelers Will Not Place David DeCastro On Injured Reserve – Surgery Wednesday

Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports via Twitter that rookie right guard David DeCastro will not be placed on injured reserve and that the Steelers will carry him on the 53 man roster for the time being. DeCastro reportedly suffered extensive damage to his right knee early in the game against the Buffalo Bills […]

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Steelers QB Jerrod Johnson Unlikey To Play Versus Bills

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said Thursday during his press conference that 4th string quarterback Jerrod Johnson is unlikely to play Saturday night against the Buffalo Bills. Tomlin said that the Texas A&M product “probably got the short straw this week”, when he was asked about the quarterback rotation that the team plans to […]

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2012 Steelers 53 Man Roster Prediction – Post Preseason Game 2 Edition

The Pittsburgh Steelers second preseason game is now in the books and once again it is time to take another stab at a 53 man roster prediction. Before you just jump straight to the comments, make sure to read my reasoning so you know where am I coming from on this prediction. Two things that […]

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David Gilreath Separates Himself From Pack Against Former Team

The Pittsburgh Steelers have been waiting for a wide receiver to separate from the pack at the bottom of the depth chart and Sunday night against the Indianapolis Colts,  and David Gilreath did just that against the team that originally signed him as an undrafted free agent last year. Sunday was the first game action […]

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Steelers Offensive Game Notes Versus Colts

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Indianapolis Colts 26-24 Sunday night at Heinz Field in their second preseason game of the 2012 season. Below are my offensive notes from the game. The first big run by Jonathan Dwyer was a result of great blocking by the offensive line. Willie Colon had a great block out at […]

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Steelers Defense Records 3 Turnovers In 26-24 Win Over Indianapolis Colts

Undrafted free agent kicker Danny Hrapmann snuck through a blocked 22 yard field goal with 23 seconds left to go in the game to give the Pittsburgh Steelers a 26-24 preseason win over the Indianapolis Colts Sunday night at Heinz Field. The 7 play game winning drive was led by fourth string quarterback Jerrod Johnson, […]

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Tyler Beiler, The Fifth Receiver?

By Jeremy Hritz The Pittsburgh Steelers are set at the first four wide receiver positions, with Mike Wallace (assuming he rejoins the team), Antonio Brown, Emmanuel Sanders, and Jerricho Cotchery. Each player provides the passing game with a unique skill set: Wallace as the top-popper, Brown as the sure-handed YAC’er, Sanders a combination of the […]

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Steelers Versus Colts: Mike Tomlin Pregame Press Conference Talking Points

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin met the media Friday morning for his pregame press conference for the game Sunday night against the Indianapolis Colts at Heinz Field. Tomlin refused to rule out any players for the game, but it is obvious that both tackle Max Starks (knee), punter Jeremy Kapinos (back) and running back […]

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The Terrible Podcast – Recapping & Breaking Down Steelers Eagles Game Episode

Season 3, Episode 4 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I start off by talking about the Friday news that Pittsburgh Steelers restricted free agent wide receiver Mike Wallace is currently down in Florida working out under the watchful eye of trainer Tom Shaw and could very well report to […]

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Steelers Offense Game Notes Against Eagles

Below are my offensive notes from the first run through of the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-23 loss Thursday night to the Philadelphia Eagles. My defensive notes will be along next. I liked the use of fullback David Johnson out of the backfield on the first 3rd down of the game. Johnson also had a few good […]

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Steelers Drop Preseason Opener To Eagles 24-23 – Game Recap

The Pittsburgh Steelers opened their 2012 preseason Thursday night in Philadelphia with a 24-23 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, as kicker Alex Henery booted home a 51-yard winning field goal with 12 seconds remaining in the game. The biggest news out of the game was that fullback David Johnson suffered a severe knee injury after […]

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Steelers Versus Eagles Preseason Game Preview: 13 Offensive Players To Watch

The Pittsburgh Steelers take on the Philadelphia Eagles tonight in their first preseason game of the 2012 season. In our first preview we took a look at 14 defensive players to keep an eye on tonight, so now we turn our attention to the offensive side of the ball and highlight 13 players on offense […]

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