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PFF Has Steelers Roethlisberger As Least-Pressured QB In 2015

Even though he missed four-plus games to injuries last season, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger finished the year as the least-pressured QB in the league, according to stats tracked by Pro Football Reference. Least-pressured QBs last season: 1. Ben Roethlisberger, 27.2% of dropbacks2. Drew Brees, 28.73. Andy Dalton, 28.9 pic.twitter.com/fgCyTw4Zy4…



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Spring Snaps Less Valuable For Gradkowski Than For Jones

Realizing the need to “freshen up” the quarterback room a few years back, in the words of Coach Randy Fichtner following the drafting of Landry Jones in 2013, the Pittsburgh Steelers allowed the contracts of their backup quarterbacks to expire and replaced their roster spots with the aforementioned rookie Jones,…


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Steelers QB Coach Randy Fichtner Present For Paxton Lynch’s Pro Day

At the end of this month we’ll know whether or not the Pittsburgh Steelers will have selected another young quarterback in the 2016 NFL Draft and odds are good that will ultimately happen based on the due diligence they’ve done at the position over the course of the last several weeks. On…


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Steelers Send Fichtner To Arkansas Pro Day

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ coaching staff seems to be camping out in the South today. In addition to sending Mike Tomlin, Kevin Colbert, Keith Butler, and Joe Greene to Baylor, they’ve also sent quarterbacks coach Randy Fichtner to Arkansas. He’s observing quarterback Brandon Allen who according to ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler, left…


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Ben On Landry: He’s The Smartest QB I’ve Ever Been Around

It was supposed to be Landry Jones’ show. Until it wasn’t. And then it was Ben Roethlisberger’s spotlight. He yet again who shined in it as he’s done so many times before. But after the game, Roethlisberger deflected and heaped praise on the third year quarterback. “He is, above the…


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Steelers’ Fichtner Deserves Credit For Two Point Decisions

The Pittsburgh Steelers have already bucked the trend by going for two three times this season, converting all three. And according to those in the locker room, that plan isn’t going to stop. There’s a lot of credit to go around. Mike Tomlin for being gutsy enough. Ben Roethlisberger and…





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Ben Roethlisberger’s Improvement Obvious To Coaches

Ben Roethlisberger is no longer just the, manage his pass attempts, pick your spots type of quarterback he was coming into the league in 2004. Not the seemingly freelance first, take off running, collide into linebackers downfield player. Make no mistake, there are still parts of his game that hearken back to…



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Fichthner Preaches Consistency With Gardner

The Pittsburgh Steelers have been careful to tie UDFA Devin Gardner to a single position, giving him reps at wide receiver and now quarterback during OTAs. With Bruce Gradkowski getting some rest yesterday, Gardner saw an expanded role under center, according to Jacob Klinger of pennlive.com. Klinger spoke with quarterbacks…