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2013 NFL Week 9 Stats – Adjusted Net Yards Per Passing Attempt Differential

You don’t need the ANY/A stats to know just how bad the 2013 season is going for the Pittsburgh Steelers, but just in case you do, below are the differential stats through the week nine games. The Steelers have been trending in the wrong direction the last few weeks and are now in jeopardy of […]

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Pro Football Focus Ranks David DeCastro Third Overall Among Guards

By Matthew Marczi Pittsburgh Steelers offensive guard David DeCastro has reportedly been getting around this week on an ankle sprain without so much as a limp, according to various beat reporters’ accounts on Twitter. That could certainly lead to good news for a Pittsburgh team in dire need of quality offensive line play if he […]

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Steelers Opt To Punt On Special Teams Woes

By Matthew Marczi To the surprise of exactly nobody, the Pittsburgh Steelers elected yesterday to waive punter Zoltan Mesko after seven games, replacing him with veteran free agent punter Mat McBriar, hoping to punt on their recent special teams woes. The Steelers, of course, brought in Mesko after the New England Patriots released him upon […]

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Roethlisberger Listed As Fourth Most-Disliked NFL Player In Recent Poll

In a Monday story by Forbes Magazine, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was listed as the fourth Most-Disliked NFL Player, according to the latest surveys from E-Poll Market Research. Listed ahead of Roethlisberger are Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick, San Diego Chargers linebacker Manti Te’o and Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh. Roethlisberger, whose foundation continues […]

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LaMarr Woodley Re-Establishing Himself As An Elite Pass Rusher

By Matthew Marczi Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker LaMarr Woodley came into the 2013 somewhat under fire after spending the past season and a half slowed or sidelined by a series of injuries. The team collectively was forced to deal with a supposed locker room schism in which a player allegedly claimed that many on the […]

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Bills Decide To Add Former Steelers QB Dennis Dixon To Their Practice Squad

The Buffalo Bills brought in former Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Dennis Dixon for a workout this past Sunday and after it first looking like they would sign free agent quarterback Pat White instead, they announced the addition of Dixon to their practice squad on Tuesday. The Bills needed a third healthy quarterback after losing starter E.J. […]

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Bills Choose Not To Sign Former Steelers QB Dennis Dixon

Former Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Dennis Dixon worked out for the Buffalo Bills Sunday following the knee injury suffered Thursday night by starter E.J. Manuel, but the team looks set to sign free agent quarterback Pat White instead. Dixon was with the Philadelphia Eagles during the preseason and completed 10 of 16 passes for 61 yards […]

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Marcus Gilbert Expects Steelers To Use Outside-Zone Blocking Scheme Against Bears

The Pittsburgh Steelers worked all offseason on the outside-zone run blocking scheme, but through their first two games of the 2013, they have hardly used it. Right tackle Marcus Gilbert, however, said Wednesday that’s about to change Sunday night against the Chicago Bears. “We’re going to use that a lot more,” Gilbert said Wednesday after […]

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Steelers RB Felix Jones Might Start Sunday Night Against The Bears

The Pittsburgh Steelers running backs have only gained 70 yards on 27 carries through the first two games of the 2013 season, so we can probably expect a new starter Sunday night when the 2-0 Chicago Bears come to Pittsburgh. Despite the poor run game performance Monday night in the 20-10 loss to the Cincinnati […]

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Mike Tomlin Hints That Isaac Redman Will Start Against The Bengals

Despite only rushing for nine yards on eight carries in the Sunday season-opening loss to the Tennessee Titans, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Isaac Redman might make his second straight start Monday night against the Cincinnati Bengals. “Obviously, he played a bad game, a lot of us did,” said Tomlin when asked if he still has […]

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Todd Haley Wants One Of His Running Backs To Collect Bull Horns Against Titans

The Pittsburgh Steelers will start Isaac Redman at running back in their Sunday season opener against the Tennessee Titans, but offensive coordinator Todd Haley said Thursday during his talk with the media that nothing is set in stone beyond that. “We’re still looking for someone to take the bull by the horns and not let […]

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2013 NFL Season Prediction Records & Standings

The 2013 NFL season is finally here and it kicks off tonight with the Denver Broncos hosting the Baltimore Ravens on NBC. As I do every year, below are my record and playoff predictions for the 2013 season. As you can see, I give the Dallas Cowboys a lot more respect this season than most. […]

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Roethlisberger Could Hit 30,000 Passing Yards For His Career Against Titans

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger only needs 156 yards passing yards Sunday in the season opener against the Tennessee Titans to hit 30,000 for his career, but that number is the furthest thing from his mind right now. “You know, I’ve never been one about individual goals,” Roethlisberger said Wednesday. “It’s more about the team […]

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Undrafted Rookie Free Agent Terence Garvin Makes Me A Liar

By Matthew Marczi With the move Tuesday to call up rookie undrafted free agent linebacker Terence Garvin from the practice squad after placing tight end Matt Spaeth on short-term IR, the young man has officially made me a liar. Well, not exactly, but his inclusion onto the roster negates one observation that I made after […]

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Broncos Claim Former Steelers LB Adrian Robinson Off Waivers From The Eagles

Former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Adrian Robinson has a new home as the Denver Broncos claimed him off waivers from the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday. The Steelers had traded Robinson to the Eagles a week ago Friday for running back Felix Jones, but the Temple product wasn’t able to survive the final round of cuts. The […]

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Steelers Hunt For Help Outside The Organization Likely To Come Up Empty

The Pittsburgh Steelers have now trimmed their roster down to 53 active players and thus begins the watch to see whether or not they will add any recently released players to the roster between now and the season opener. While there certainly have been a few notable players released by other teams in the last […]

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Eagles Waive Former Steelers LB Adrian Robinson

Last Friday, the Pittsburgh Steelers traded outside linebacker Adrian Robinson to the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for running back Felix Jones. Now, just one week later, Robinson has been released by the Eagles. Robinson is out of practice squad eligibility so he very well might have a hard time latching on with another team if […]

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Mike Tomlin Says RB Felix Jones Helped His Cause In Loss To Panthers

Many people questioned the Pittsburgh Steelers decision to trade second-year outside linebacker Adrian Robinson to the Philadelphia Eagles last Friday for running back Felix Jones, but so far it looks like the black and gold now has a former first-round draft pick that is far from being done. During his post game press conference following […]

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LB Brian Rolle Might Not Be Special Enough To Make The Steelers 53 Man Roster

When Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Brian Rolle was released by the Philadelphia Eagles last October, there were reports that suggested his play on special teams was the main reason why he was jettisoned. Now, as the Steelers head into their final preseason game Thursday night against the Carolina Panthers, Rolle is on the outside of […]

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A Quick Look At The Contract Of New Steelers RB Felix Jones

A few of you have asked about contract of running back Felix Jones, who the Pittsburgh Steelers acquired in a trade Friday with the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for second-year linebacker Adrian Robinson so below is a quick look at it. Jones signed one-year qualifying contract with the Eagles back in May that included a […]

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Felix Jones To See Action Against Chiefs; LaRod Stephens-Howling Likely Sidelined

Felix Jones has only been a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers for all of one day but that won\’t prevent him from seeing action Saturday night in the third preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs. According to Steelers PR man Burt Lauten on Twitter, Jones is will see the field in some capacity in […]

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Audio: Talking Steelers Friday With David Todd On 970 ESPN Radio

Friday evening I joined David Todd on his radio show, which can be heard every weekday on 970 ESPN Radio, and we discussed the Pittsburgh Steelers acquiring running back Felix Jones earlier in the day from the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for linebacker Adrian Robinson. In addition, I gave my thoughts on the state of […]

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Revisiting The February Comments Made By Kevin Colbert About The Running Game

During the 2013 NFL Combine, Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert was asked in an interview on SiriusXM NFL Radio if he was disappointed with the teams running game in 2012 and if it would be an area of priority for him during the offseason. Now, with two preseason games left to be played before […]

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Steelers Trade With Eagles Now Official As Both Players Have Passed Their Physicals

The Friday trade between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Philadelphia Eagles is now official as running back Felix Jones and linebacker Adrian Robinson have both passed their physicals, according to Jeff McLane of The Philadelphia Inquirer. Both players passed their respective physicals, so the trade today between the #Eagles and #Steelers is official. — Jeff […]

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Mike Tomlin Says Isaac Redman Will Get The Nod Saturday Night If Healthy

With Pittsburgh Steelers rookie running back Le\’Veon Bell currently sidelined with a mid-foot sprain, head coach Mike Tomlin was asked Thursday on the evening edition of Steelers Live if running back Jonathan Dwyer would be the next man up Saturday night in the third preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs. “You know; it\’s just […]

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Steelers Trading Of LB Adrian Robinson Could Bode Well For LB Alan Baxter

The Pittsburgh Steelers traded outside linebacker Arian Robinson to the Philadelphia Eagles on Friday in exchange for running back Felix Jones and while we will continue to analyze the Jones side of the deal, it is worth looking at what dealing away Robinson means as well. The Steelers are fortunate right now that they consider […]

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