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Martavis Bryant’s Absence Won’t Doom Steelers Monday

With Martavis Bryant reportedly not practicing on Friday, it is beginning to appear likely he’ll sit out this week’s game against San Diego after tweaking his knee in practice on Monday. Many Steelers fans were obviously salivating to have Bryant back on the field following his four-game suspension to begin…


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Steelers Short-Changing Le’Veon Bell In Passing Game Without Big Ben

While much has been discussed regarding the shortcomings of a Pittsburgh Steelers offense that is bereft of his Pro Bowl quarterback, Ben Roethlisberger, I think that one difference-making area of the offense that is suffering in particular has been the ability to create yards after the catch with short passes,…


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Steelers Film Room: Chris Hubbard Vs Ravens

With the Pittsburgh Steelers a bit banged up on both sides of the ball, a couple of players got a helmet on Thursday night that normally wouldn’t, the most notable among them being second-year offensive lineman Chris Hubbard, serving technically as the eighth lineman, but actually seeing playing time as…


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Steelers Film Room: David DeCastro Vs Ravens

For every year since 2013, I have been watching David DeCastro, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2012 first-round draft pick, at right guard, looking for the improvements necessary to vault him to the Pro Bowl status that he was pegged with back then when he was regarded as a steal. The guard…


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Steelers Film Room: Michael Vick Vs Ravens

There is no singular player on which the success for failure of the Pittsburgh Steelers rides over the course of the next few weeks than Michael Vick, who is the team’s starting quarterback until Ben Roethlisberger is able to return from a sprained MCL suffered last Sunday. The 35-year-old veteran…


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Steelers Offensive Charting: First Four Weeks

The 11-day break in between Pittsburgh Steelers games this week allows us to take a look at personnel packages and player usage over the first four weeks of the season. Some of it might be a bit tedious to research, but there are several intriguing facts within the examination of…


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Steelers Film Room: Ravens Sack Breakdown

A closer look at the four sacks allowed by the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week Four. 1. 3rd and 5, 7:35 2nd. 12 personnel. Seven block against a five man rush. Linebacker Daryl Smith, #51, is going to blitz and eventually slide down two gaps. It’s five blockers to that side,…


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Steelers Film Room: Le’Veon Bell Vs Ravens

As admirably as running back DeAngelo Williams filled in for the Pittsburgh Steelers during the first two games of the season, All-Pro Le’Veon Bell has shown in the two games since his return why he is simply on another level than not Williams, but most of the rest of the…



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Steelers Film Room: Cameron Heyward Vs Baltimore

Outside of a poor showing against New England in Week 1, the Pittsburgh Steelers defense has battled hard with more success than expected through four games, currently ranked 7th in the NFL giving up just 18.8 points per game. The front seven has been particularly impressive (especially when Ryan Shazier…


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Martavis Bryant Must Be An Asset For Steelers, Vick

By now, the Pittsburgh Steelers’s offense was supposed to be winding up into full gear as they get set to bring back explosive wide receiver Martavis Bryant from suspension, who sat out the first four games as a result of multiple failed drug tests. Of course, nearly all of the…