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Bud Dupree Warming Up In Time For Postseason Play

Yesterday against the Browns, 2013 Pittsburgh Steelers first-round outside linebacker Jarvis Jones recorded his sixth sack of his career in his 50th game played. In the same game, Steelers 2015 first-round outside linebacker Bud Dupree recorded the eighth-and-a-half sack of his career in his 23rd game played after notching one…


Steelers Spin: Week Seventeen Rants And Ramblings

The end is near. Of the Pittsburgh Steelers regular season, that is. And now, riding the blustery trade winds of momentum following their heart-traumatizing victory over the Baltimore Ravens by a score of 31-27, Pittsburgh will coast to the 2016 finish line with a virtual bye week against America’s favorite…


Film Room: Javon Hargrave Filling Biggest Shoes

We are going to finish up today’s look at several of the Pittsburgh Steelers rookies’ performance against the Ravens today with arguably their most important piece, third-round defensive tackle Javon Hargrave. Given the injuries the team has been dealt along the defensive line, the small-school product has become an indispensable…


Steelers LB Ryan Shazier Not Fined For Hit On Ravens FB Kyle Juszczyk

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier was penalized for hitting a defenseless player during Sunday’s win over the Baltimore Ravens and while he was flagged for unnecessary roughness on that play, the former first-round draft pick reportedly wasn’t fined by the league for it. Ryan Shazier said he did not get…


Roethlisberger Reveals Respect Received From Flacco, Ravens

After an absolute classic battle for an AFC North division title, you might just be surprised at what Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco said to Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger when they met at midfield at the conclusion of Sunday’s game. “Hey go get ‘em, man, go win it,” Flacco…


Steelers Film Room: Safeties Make Touchdown Saving Plays Against Ravens

The Pittsburgh Steelers defense certainly had their share of problems in Sunday’s win over the Baltimore Ravens and as we’ve seen several times throughout the season, poor tackling led their list of gaffes. Those tacking problems aside, the Steelers defense still managed to make a few plays throughout the game…


Film Room: Butler’s Fire X Provides Critical Splash Moment

Now that the coaches tape is finally out, wanted to take a short look at a Dick LeBeau staple that Keith Butler has sprinkled in throughout his two seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers. When you think of a Fire Zone, the casual fan probably thinks about the “Fire X” blitz…



Lawrence Timmons Helping Drive Late Defensive Run

Though he may not quite be long in the tooth in terms of age when it comes to the linebacker position, Pittsburgh Steelers 10th-year veteran Lawrence Timmons, at the age of 30, certainly has a lot of NFL tread on his tires. He has played in more consecutive games than…


Red-Zone Defense Kept Steelers In Game Despite Late Lapse

In a game that featured a litany of peaks and valleys, it was difficult at any point of Sunday’s game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Baltimore Ravens to get a true read on how things would ultimately play out. Ironically, not even one of the best measures—red-zone efficiency—was able…


Steelers Pay Ravens Back With Scrooge-Worthy Christmas Elimination

Over the course of the past couple of seasons, the Baltimore Ravens seemed equipped to capitalize on every opportunity presented to them to add to the Pittsburgh Steelers’ grief. Not only did they knock the Steelers out of the playoffs in the 2014 season, they beat Pittsburgh twice a year…


Big Ben’s Big Fourth Quarter Salvages Two-Pick Day

The Pittsburgh Steelers entered this game understanding exactly what was on the line. While a loss would not end their season just yet, a victory would secure their playoff future with a division title, with a home game included in that mix. And the Steelers have generally been a better…