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Maurice Jones-Drew Predicts A Steelers vs. Patriots AFC Championship Game

Which teams are in the best position to make a deep playoff run heading into Week 11? Former NFL running back Maurice Jones-Drew has revealed his picks for the AFC and NFC Championship games and the Pittsburgh Steelers were included. “First, will be the Pittsburgh Steelers,” said Jones. “These guys,…


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Patriots Release Safety Ross Ventrone

The human yo-yo has been strung around again. The New England Patriots have released Ross Ventrone from their practice squad. The Patriots released Ross Ventrone, who has now been part of 31 transactions with the team. — Jeff Howe (@jeffphowe) November 18, 2015 Ventrone was released by the Pittsburgh Steelers…


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Nate Silver Gives Steelers 58% Chance Of Making Playoffs

If you’re into political analytics, you’ve probably heard the name Nate Silver. He’s the owner of the popular website Fivethirtyeight.com, a site centered around advanced statistics in the political and sports world. In his updated calculations, Silver has given the Pittsburgh Steelers a 58% chance of making the playoffs. He…


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Steelers Enter Bye Week As No. 5 Seed In AFC

There’s one more game left to be played in Week 10 of the NFL season but it won’t affect where the Pittsburgh Steelers rank in the AFC as they head off into their much-needed bye. Thanks to the Steelers 30-9 win over the Cleveland Browns Sunday at Heinz Field, the…


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Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Browns

Let’s. Get. Weird. – As we always try to do, let’s start with the score. The Pittsburgh Steelers won 30-9, only the 7th 30-9 game in NFL history. The Steelers have been involved in three of those outcomes, winning each time. They beat the St. Louis Cardinals in 1966 and…


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Todd Haley Doesn’t Rule Out Seeing Will Johnson at Running Back

Will Johnson isn’t going away without a fight. Ok, maybe that is some hyperbole. This isn’t Matt Damon getting off Mars in The Martain. But as we’ve written, and you’ve certainly noticed, Johnson has lost his role in the Pittsburgh Steelers’ offense. “I feel good about our backs. The other thing…



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Should Steelers Fans Be Rooting For The Bills Or Jets Thursday Night?

Are you ready for some Thursday night football that will feature some vibrant uniforms and will undoubtedly impact the AFC Wild Card race? Tonight, the (5-3) New York Jets will host the (4-4) Buffalo Bills and both teams are still very much alive for playoff spots. The Pittsburgh Steelers are currently sandwiched in…




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Examining The AFC Playoff Picture

Now that every team has played at least eight games this season, it is time to take an in-depth look at the AFC playoff picture heading into Week 10. We’ll look at which teams are unofficially locked in, which teams are on the bubble, and which teams are all-but mathematically…


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Todman Ready To Shoulder The Load, Pead Still Learning

In the scenario DeAngelo Williams misses Sunday’s tilt with the Cleveland Browns due to his foot injury, Mike Tomlin has complete confidence in Jordan Todman being the next man up. “Todman is ready,” Tomlin told reporters at his press conference Tuesday. “He’s been here, obviously an extended period of time.”…


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Steelers Film Room: Antonio Brown’s Slot Fade

Back in the film room to take a quick look at one of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ failed plays that was ever-so close to converting Sunday. A prolific offensive day that still managed to leave yards and points on the field. One of the toughest routes for a CB to defend…


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Dri Archer Declines Practice Squad Offer From Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers made the move most fans were waiting for last week, releasing 2014 third round pick Dri Archer to make room for Jacoby Jones. Archer went unclaimed on waivers and, according to Pro Football Talk, has passed up the chance to join the Steelers and nine other team’s…