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AFC North Draft History Study: Offensive Line

On the heels of the conclusion of the 2015 NFL Draft, I began to realize the need to enhance my understanding of each team’s draft history; what they’ve built or attempted to build over the past ten years and how they’ve went about that process. This may seem tedious to…


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AFC North News Watch: Day 23

It seems that April Fool’s Day turned out to be an unusually active Wednesday around the AFC North, especially for this portion of the offseason that lies in the heart of the dead zone between the heights of free agency and the Pro Day tour leading up to the draft….


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Iowa Mauler Scherff Would Be Hard To Pass Up At 22

Since 2003, more offensive linemen from Iowa have been drafted than from any other school, 13 to be exact, and there’s another first rounder, perhaps top 15 pick, in this year’s draft. If he happens to be on the board come time for the Pittsburgh Steelers pick in the first…


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AFC North Built For Trench Warfare On Offense

Over the past five drafts or so, the Pittsburgh Steelers actively began replenishing their depleted offensive line by investing high draft picks at the position, including first round picks on center Maurkice Pouncey and right guard David DeCastro. Completing the starting lineup are left guard Ramon Foster, a former undrafted…


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Steelers Vs. Ravens Game Rewind – Second Half

Game notes for the final time of the 2014 season. The Pittsburgh Steelers 30-17 loss to the Baltimore Ravens in the Wildcard round of the playoffs. Second Half – I know it’s Robber coverage but Troy Polamalu is playing awfully shallow on 3rd and 14. Ends up focusing on a…


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Steelers Vs. Ravens Game Rewind – First Half

Game notes for the final time of the 2014 season. The Pittsburgh Steelers 30-17 loss to the Baltimore Ravens in the Wildcard round of the playoffs. First Half – Kick return unit. Front five: Arthur Moats, Vince Williams, Robert Golden, Terence Garvin, Shamako Thomas. Stephon Tuitt replacing the inactive Michael…



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Ravens Injury Report: T Eugene Monroe, DT Timmy Jernigan Still Sidelined Thursday

The Baltimore Ravens were back practicing again Thursday for their Saturday night Wild Card Game against the Pittsburgh Steelers and their daily injury report only shows one change from the one they released Wednesday. Not practicing for a second straight day were linebacker Arthur Brown (thigh), defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan…


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Steelers vs Ravens II Film Review: Cam Thomas

Even though the Pittsburgh Steelers defense did manage to hold the Baltimore Ravens offense to just 16 points on Sunday—and one of their two touchdowns came as the result of a fumble recovered at the Steelers’ 33-yard line—I’m still going to take a look at Cam Thomas and his role…


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Steelers vs Ravens II First Half Notes And Observations

Below are my notes and observations of the first half of the Pittsburgh Steelers 43-23 victory over the Baltimore Ravens. On the first play of the game, Cameron Heyward smashed through a double team to make a tackle for loss. A pair of receptions to tight end Owen Daniels, fresh…


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Steelers Film Room: Baltimore Ravens Scouting Report

By Alex Kozora Brief scouting report on the Baltimore Ravens based off their loss last week against the Cincinnati Bengals. As always, the disclaimer is a little bit of knowledge can be a dangerous thing. This scouting report isn’t the say-all, end-all for the Pittsburgh Steelers tonight. OFFENSE – Joe…




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Ravens Injury Report: TE Owen Daniels Returns To Practice Wednesday

The Baltimore Ravens have now released their first injury report for the game Sunday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field and it shows that several players failed to practice Wednesday. Sitting out Wednesday were wide receiver Michael Campanaro (hamstring), running back Justin Forsett (ankle), defensive tackle Haloti Ngata…


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Steelers vs Ravens Film Review: Cameron Heyward

Throughout his career, Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward has been consistently used on both sides of the defensive line, depending on whichever starter needed a breather. It seemed that that was going to change in 2014, as he worked all offseason as the starting right defensive end, but plans…