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Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Bills Breakdown

My game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers 43-19 loss against the Buffalo Bills. First Half – Kick return unit. The front five: L.J. Fort, Bud Dupree, Shayon Green, Alden Darby, and Jordan Dangerfield. Ian Wild/Jesse James a pairing with L.T. Walton and Roosevelt Nix forming the wedge. Josh Harris served…


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Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: Preseason vs. Bills

Are you ready for some football? Apparently, the Pittsburgh Steelers are not as they dropped a Jurassic Park sized doozie against the Buffalo Bills last weekend, losing 43-19. Unfortunately, this was the last real chance for the team to improve itself as Coach Mike Tomlin will be playing the water…


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Ledyard 2015 53 Man Roster Prediction: Post Packers Game

After several injuries and one unfortunate suspension, I take another shot at predicting the Pittsburgh Steelers final 53-man roster. I look forward to watching many of the remaining roster battles get settled up until September 1st or even September 5th, when first and second cuts are, respectively. Offense (23) Quarterbacks…


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2015 Steelers 53 Man Roster Prediction: Post Third Preseason Game

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have three preseason games behind them, it’s time for another 53 man roster prediction. Due to injuries, signings and a suspension, my latest roster prediction includes several changes and the same goes for my projected practice squad. Feel free to chime in with your thoughts on my selections…


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Kozora 2015 53 Man Roster Prediction: Post Packers Game

My weekly roster prediction update. Unfortunately because of injuries and suspension, this roster is going to look a lot more different than anyone was anticipating. This roster will reflect Martavis Bryant being placed on the reserve/suspended list, and with Maukrice Pouncey already on the IR/to return list. So think of…




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Report: Steelers WR Martavis Bryant Facing Four Game Suspension

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant has reportedly been suspended for the first four games of the 2015 regular season, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Steelers WR Martavis Bryant is facing 4-game suspension for violating Substance Abuse Policy, per league sources. Suspension under appeal. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 27,…


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Tomlin Stresses Need For “Fanatical” Conditioning

In true head coach fashion, Mike Tomlin was tight-lipped about his plans for Saturday’s game against the Buffalo Bills. He refused to rule any players out and didn’t give much of a timetable for how long he’d leave his starters in, only saying it’d be in similar fashion to last…


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Steelers Vs Packers First Half Notes And Observations

The Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Green Bay Packers by the score of 24-21 on Sunday, but they certainly lost more than they gained due to injury. Below are my notes and observations upon review of the first half of the game. I’m sure more than a few noticed that new…


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Steelers Training Camp Recap: Offense

For one of my final training camp evaluations, I’ll give a breakdown of each player currently on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 90 man roster, just as I did at the mid-way point. A paragraph of my overall thoughts on each player based on what’s happened in training camp and the preseason….


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Steelers Beat Packers 24-19, Lose Two Starters To Injuries

Despite a 24-19 Pittsburgh Steelers victory over the Green Bay Packers, if the measure of a successful preseason game is staying injury-free, then by all accounts the team has failed. In the first half, the team lost Maurkice Pouncey and Stephon Tuitt to left ankle injuries while quarterback Bruce Gradkowski…


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Training Camp Statistical Recap: All 18 Practices

For the final time, we’ll break down the training camp statistics from the skill positions. Another friendly reminder these numbers lack context and should only be used as supplemental evidence for how a player did. They’re just a fun, unique way to break camp down that you won’t find anywhere…


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Marczi 2015 Steelers 53-Man Roster Prediction: Post-Jaguars Game

Offense (24) Quarterback (3) – Ben Roethlisberger, Bruce Gradkowski, Landry Jones Analysis: No changes. I’ve been telling you this whole time the Steelers are constitutionally opposed to carrying only two quarterbacks. That was reaffirmed recently. Running backs (3) – DeAngelo Williams, Dri Archer, Josh Harris Analysis: No changes. There’s no…