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Report: Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski To Undergo Back Surgery

The New England Patriots are still currently the favorites to win the Super Bowl this year but with that said, it now looks like they’ll being without the services of tight end Rob Gronkowski for at least the next two months. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the recent back injury…


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Don’t Buy Into Tomlin’s Explanation For Run Defense Woes

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ run defense is a problem. That much is obvious to everyone. The why is a lot more interesting. In his post game press conference yesterday, Mike Tomlin sought an explanation.  “We acknowledge schematically we were willing to bleed a little bit in the run game in an effort to…



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Steelers Vs. Patriots: 7 Keys To Victory – Week 7

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the New England Patriots Sunday at home and they’ll have to do so without the services of starting quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. Below are seven things that I believe the team will need to do to come away with their fifth win of the season. Run…


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Steelers Vs. Patriots 2016 Week 7: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV, Injuries & Radio Schedule

2016 Week 7 New England Patriots (5-1) vs. Pittsburgh Steelers (4-2) Kickoff: 4:25 p.m. ET Site: Heinz Field (68,400) • Pittsburgh, Pa. Playing Surface: Grass TV Coverage: CBS (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2) Announcers: Jim Nantz (play-by-play), Phil Simms (color analyst), Tracy Wolfson (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network – WDVE-FM…


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Patriots Injury Report: Nine Players Enter Sunday Questionable

The New England Patriots have issued their final injury report of the week and their situation now compared to earlier in the week isn’t much different. Nine players are questionable. They are: TE Martellus Bennett (ankle) RB Brandon Bolden (knee) LB Jamie Collins (hip) WR Julian Edelman (foot) DT Woodrow…



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Patriots Injury Report: LB Jamie Collins Still Limited On Thursday

The New England Patriots have now released their Thursday injury report ahead of Sunday’s game at Heinz Field against the Pittsburgh Steelers and it closely resembles the one they released on Wednesday. Limited once again on Thursday for the Patriots were tight end Martellus Bennett (Ankle), running back Brandon Bolden…


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Steelers Need Plan For Containing New England’s Dual TE Threat

In monitoring the discussion surrounding the Pittsburgh Steelers’ next game against the Patriots, the vast majority of the focus seems to be on backup quarterback Landry Jones, who is obviously being thrust into the starting lineup due to injury. That is, of course, among those who have not already thrown…


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2016 South Side Questions: Should Ryan Shazier Play Sunday?

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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Patriots Injury Report: 10 Players Limited On Wednesday

The New England Patriots have now released their Wednesday injury report ahead of Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field and it includes several players being listed as limited practice participants. Limited on Wednesday for the Patriots were tight end Martellus Bennett (Ankle), running back Brandon Bolden (Knee), linebacker Jamie Collins…


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Vontaze Burfict Fined, Not Suspended For Sunday’s Stomp

Vontaze Burfict’s wallet got a lot lighter this week. But the league is still condoning his actions enough to let him play. The Cincinnati Bengals’ linebacker has been fined by the league $75,000 but will not be suspended for stomping on LeGarrette Blount Sunday. Via our own @AkronJackson, Vontaze Burfict…



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Vontaze Burfict Under Fire For Yet Another Dirty Hit

While the Pittsburgh Steelers may have dropped their second game in four weeks, this one another loss of at least two possessions, they can at least take solace in the fact that everybody else in the division lost as well. In fact, everybody else in the division is riding losing…