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Once The Bane Of Rookie QBs, Dick LeBeau Now Tasked With Prepping One

For years, former Pittsburgh Steelers defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau built up a reputation of befuddling rookie quarterbacks with the complexity of his pressure packages, flummoxing young signal-callers into making foolish mistakes and producing costly turnovers as his defense took over a game. The win-loss record of his units against rookie…


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Steelers Could Still Sign Veteran Receiver If They Wanted To

Last season, the Pittsburgh Steelers took the unusual step of carrying six wide receivers on their 53-man roster, which is not a frequent occurrence for the organization. Typically, this roster allocation tends to be limited to the times when the team believes they have strong top-end depth at the position…


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Steelers Film Room: Near Sacks Result in Splash Plays

Splash plays and a lack of sacks. Two components that have made this version of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense difficult to watch and certainly uncharacteristic of seasons past. Those two areas can be separated by inches and fractions of a second. And after combing through some of the recent big…


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Roethlisberger Looking To Pick Up Where He Left Off At In The Georgia Dome

By Tim Rice This Sunday, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger should be primed and ready to finish where he last left off in the Georgia Dome several years ago.  While Steelers fans and analyst have indicted this Mike Tomlin lead team for not being the old Steelers team of yesteryear,…


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Steelers Film Room: New Orleans Saints Scouting Report

By Alex Kozora Your weekly scouting report on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ upcoming opponent. For Week 13, the New Orleans Saints. OFFENSE – An offense that runs through Drew Brees, of course. A guy completing over 70% of his passes in 2014, holding the current lead for most completions (325) and…


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Steelers vs Titans First Half Notes And Observations

Below are my notes and observations from the first half of the Pittsburgh Steelers 27-24 victory over the Tennessee Titans on Monday night. The first observation is obvious: the Steelers may have finally found a return man in Markus Wheaton. I don’t think any other Steelers returner has even been…