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Keith Butler Upset Steelers Allowed Tom Brady To Scramble

Everyone knows about Tom Brady the passer. But Tom Brady the…runner? That’s what the Steelers’ defense let him do early and often in the loss to the New England Patriots two weeks ago. Speaking to Missi Matthews, Keith Butler sounded pretty upset about that. “The thing we gotta do is make…



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The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Ravens Preview With John Eisenberg, Tomlin Tuesday Recap & More

Season 7, Episode 36 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and in this Wednesday show, Alex Kozora sits in for David Todd once again and we kick things off with a short discussion about some breaking NFL news that took place Wednesday morning concerning the Minnesota Vikings. After that discussion, Alex and I quickly move…


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Keith Butler’s Blitz Comments: Do They Make Sense?

It’s become a running theme for the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense. A year after blitzing about 33% of the time, Keith Butler has toned things down. Way down. He went from AC/DC, going all out aggression, to elevator music. You, I, your uncle in Shadyside have all talked about. Why aren’t they blitzing…



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Gut Reactions: Steelers Vs Patriots Week 7

7 gut reactions from the Pittsburgh Steelers Week 7 loss to the New England Patriots: 1 – The Steelers’ offense left too many points on the field to come away with a win. The Patriots had two turnovers that gave the Steelers offensive unit great field position. The results? Landry Jones…


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Week Six Steelers’ Defensive Charting Notes

Our weekly charting on the defensive side of the ball. – The Miami Dolphins ran 37 of 70 plays inside Pittsburgh Steelers’ territory. That’s over half the time. – Despite the Steelers often playing from behind, they were in their base defense just 27.1% of the time. Nickel was still…


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Butler And Haley Agree: Do Your Job

It’s a phrased they’ve used before but it’s only fitting to hear both coordinators preach “do your job” in the week they face off against Bill Belichick, who has famously coined the term. Keith Butler and Todd Haley both dropped that phrase today, a recognition that when games start to…


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David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Week 6: Steelers Versus Dolphins

After two impressive wins at home, the Pittsburgh Steelers traveled to South Florida and produced one of the most ignominious efforts in recent memory losing 30-15 to the Miami Dolphins. The Steelers were completely dominated on both sides of the ball, but still managed to have a chance late because…






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2016 South Side Questions: Is The Pass Rush Back On Track?

The regular season is here, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are taking their practices at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the real work is now upon us, there is plenty left to be done. And there…


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Steelers Vs. Jets: 7 Keys To Victory – Week 5

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the New York Jets Sunday at Heinz Field on and it will be their third home game of the 2016 regular season. Below are seven things that I believe the team will need to do in order to come away with their fourth win of…