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Film Room: Keith Butler’s Box Calls

Boxes. They’re great things. They hold Christmas gifts, pizza, engagement rings. Defensive coordinators have boxes too. And they’re a great way to beat bunch concepts. The rules are simple. I learned them from the great Matt Bowen when he still wrote for National Football Post. Four defenders versus three receivers….


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Steelers Film Room: Why Didn’t Antonio Brown Catch That? Part 7

During this dead period of the NFL season I thought it would be fun to look back at the tremendous 2015 season that Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown had as it relates to the targeted passes that he didn’t manage to catch. This series, however, should not be viewed…


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Film Room: Pittsburgh’s Problems With “Y Over”

No defensive scheme is perfect. If one existed, every team would run it. So it’s the same in Pittsburgh. Perhaps the biggest problem the Steelers have to defend are multiple vertical concepts. Think the Seattle Seahawks debacle last season, their 4 vertical attack eating up the Pittsburgh. We’re going to…


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Around The North: Cleveland Browns Day Two Recap

Following up a strong first round where they were able to nab Baylor wideout Corey Coleman with the No. 15 overall pick, the Cleveland Browns decided to build through the trenches on day two of the 2016 NFL Draft. Opening up the second day of the draft, the Browns selected…


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CB Artie Burns Will Spend His Senior Season At Steelers University

By now, most of you should have already fully digested the Pittsburgh Steelers decision to select Miami cornerback Artie Burns with the 25th overall selection in Thursday’s first round of the 2016 NFL Draft. While the debate will continue as to whether or not the Steelers made a need-reach in…



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Jeremy Fowler Predicts Steelers To Finish 11-5

Ok, I’m going to be totally honest with you guys. I hate these exercises. Especially in April. But I know they’re fun fodder and people like to debate it. Since the Pittsburgh Steelers’ schedule dropped yesterday, we’re already to the predict-the-record phase of the offseason. ESPN did this exercise for…





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Nine Franchise Tags, One Transition Tag Issued By NFL Teams In 2016

Tuesday’s 4 p.m. ET deadline to use franchise and transition tags has now passed and overall there weren’t any surprises when it comes to the ten teams who decided to use the league’s unrestricted free agent mechanisms. As expected, linebacker Von Miller received the exclusive version of the franchise tag…




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Saturday Divisional Round Playoff Game Thread

Alright,the Divisional Round of the 2015 NFL season is about to get underway and the first game on the schedule features the Kansas City Chiefs against the New England Patriots. Later this evening, the Green Bay Packers will play the Arizona Cardinals. Feel free to use this thread to discuss your…