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What If The Steelers Had Signed Elvis Dumervil Instead Of The Ravens? 

There are numerous “what ifs?” that exist in the sports world. Some are franchise altering decisions that completely shift the landscaping hierarchy of conferences and leagues. What if the Portland Trailblazers had drafted Michael Jordan? What if the Indianapolis Colts selected Ryan Leaf instead of Peyton Manning? While certainly not…


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Pass Rush A Higher Priority Than Revamping The Secondary

For as much as we might want to talk about how badly the Pittsburgh Steelers need to fix their secondary, the more important issue has to be figuring out a way to generate more, and more consistent, pressure on the quarterback in passing situations. This past season, after finishing off…


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Extending Big Ben Should Be Steelers Top Offseason Priority 

What exactly makes a franchise quarterback? If there are 32 NFL franchises, does that mean there exists 32 legitimate franchise quarterbacks? If you include such names as Tampa Bay’s Josh McCown or the Houston Texans’ musical chairs grouping of Ryan Fitzpatrick/Ryan Mallett/Tom Savage, the answer is a definitive no. “If…


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Breaking Bengals – 3 Keys to Victory Against Cincinnati

The Pittsburgh Steelers have already clinched a playoff berth after beating the Kansas City Chiefs but they remain in the driver seat to win the AFC North when they take on the Cincinnati Bengals. A home playoff game and the third seed would be huge to the Steelers and the…


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Steelers To Find Out If Secondary Is Worthy Of Postseason

If there is one thing that we can be certain about when looking back at the start of the season and speculating about this team, it’s that the Pittsburgh Steelers clearly don’t have the secondary that they thought they might have. But that tends to go without saying when you…


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Roethlisberger Can Join The 5,000 Yard Passing Club Sunday Night

The Pittsburgh Steelers will host the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday at Heinz Field in the 2014 regular season finale with the AFC North title going to the winner. In addition, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will have an opportunity in that game to accomplish something that only five other quarterbacks in the…


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Steelers Defense Getting Into Playoff Form

Three weeks ago against the New Orleans Saints, the Pittsburgh Steelers defense looked like Swiss cheese getting shredded by Drew Brees and Kenny Stills.  While Brees only put up 250 yards on them, he was extremely efficient while doing so, and they got rocked with 143 yards on the ground….


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Todd Haley Doing The Job The Steelers Hired Him To Do

Three years ago, Pittsburgh Steelers ownership decided that they were tired of their $100 million quarterback being banged up. The Rooneys made a huge investment into quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and didn’t want to see that investment squandered in a pass happy offense that was getting Big Ben killed. So previous…


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David Todd: Quick Thoughts: Steelers Versus Falcons

The Pittsburgh Steelers continued their December playoff push with a 27-20 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday in the Georgia Dome. The win raised their record to 9-5 and means the team could clinch their first playoff berth in three seasons with a home win over Kansas City this…



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The Steelers Playoffs Crystal Ball: Game 14

By Michael K. Reynolds Prescriptions for anti-depressants dipped dramatically in Pittsburgh this week following the Pittsburgh Steelers impressive victory against the Cincinnati Bengals last weekend. Equally important for Steelers Nation, many of the AFC’s top Wildcard contenders followed the dream script by losing their key matches including the Cleveland Browns,…


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Roethlisberger Can Join The 31-Club Sunday With A Win Over The Falcons

By Tim Rice Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will travel to play the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday and with that comes an opportunity to join a small exclusive club of quarterbacks that have beaten 31 of the 32 NFL teams. Roethlisberger currently stands at 30 with the Falcons being the…


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Steelers vs Bengals: Numbers Crunch

A statistical analysis of the Pittsburgh Steelers 42-21 win over the Cincinnati Bengals. – The Bengals were defeated at home for only the second time in the last two seasons. Coming into today’s matchup, they were 12-1-1. – The big stat of the day. This was Le’Veon Bell’s third straight…



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There’s No Place Like Home For Ben Roethlisberger Heading Into Week 13

After two straight road games the Pittsburgh Steelers will return home Sunday to face the New Orleans Saints. According to how he’s played so far this season, that’s great news for quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. For starters, Roethlisberger and the Steelers are 4-1 at home so far this season. In addition…




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Another Week, Another Historic Performance For Ben Roethlisberger

It was another week, another record-breaking performance for Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, who is currently at the top of his game during a historic homestand that saw him lead his team the three straight victories and score 124 points. Last week, against the Indianapolis Colts, the 11th-year veteran became…


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Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: Game 6 vs. Browns

By Michael K. Reynolds What is worse for the Pittsburgh Steelers? The pelting of dog biscuits they received from the Dawg Pound or the dog house they have found themselves in with their own fan base? After Sunday’s 31-10 mauling by the Cleveland Browns, Coach Mike Tomlin’s post-game conference seemed…



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Rapid Fire Conclusions: Game One vs. Browns

By Michael K. Reynolds What a difference a half makes! Just when it seemed the Pittsburgh Steelers were going to put together a perfectly played season opener, they decided instead to toy with one of the greatest collapses in recent history. As always there was much to learn from the…


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Steelers Vs. Eagles Game Rewind – First Half

By Alex Kozora Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 31-21 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles Thursday night. First Half – I usually start with the special teams’ groupings here but check out my article yesterday on who ran well for the full, and more detailed, breakdown. – Cam Thomas against…


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Why The Steelers Defense Is Broken And How To Fix It

By Michael K. Reynolds Is there anyone still out there who still believes the Pittsburgh Steelers have a dominant defense? So far this preseason they looked poor against the New York Giants, fared only slightly better against the Buffalo Bills and got completely demolished by Philadelphia Eagles. Do we really…