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Quick Thoughts: Steelers – Ravens II – David Todd

By David Todd Last week I led off with, “It doesn’t get much worse than that.” This week: It doesn’t get much better than that. Last week I finished with, “The Steelers playoff situation really hasn’t changed.” This week: while the win over Baltimore certainly helps, the Steelers playoff situation really hasn’t changed with wins […]

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Steelers Versus Ravens Game Rewind – Second Half Notes – Week 13

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Baltimore Ravens 23-20 Sunday and below are my second half notes from the game. Here are my first half notes in case you missed them. On the first offensive play of the second half Terrence Cody pushes Doug Legursky back into the pockets and gets the pass deflection. Not a […]

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Steelers Versus Ravens Game Rewind – First Half Notes – Week 13

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat to the Baltimore Ravens 23-20  Sunday and below are my first half notes from the game with the second half notes to follow soon. A really great effort by Ike Taylor on the first deep ball to Torrey Smith. Smith should have still come down with the ball, but Taylor hung […]

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Hritz: Steelers Versus Ravens Preview & Prediction – Week 13

By Jeremy Hritz Hritz 2012 Prediction Record: 7-4 RANKINGS Pittsburgh Baltimore Offense 19th (339.8) 16th (348.2) Rushing 22nd(101.5) 21st (101.6) Passing 15th (238.3) 11th (246.5) PPG 20th (21) 9th (25.7) Defense 1st (257.2) 24th (372.8) Rushing 5th (91.5) 26th (128.5) Passing 1st (165.7) 23rd (244.4) PPG 4th (19.1) 6th (19.9) The Pittsburgh Steelers are gearing […]

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Steelers Versus Ravens: Prediction & 7 Keys To The Game – Week 13

The Pittsburgh Steelers look to prevent a three game losing streak Sunday against the 9-2 Baltimore Ravens and it will not be an easy task on the road. The Ravens can clinch the AFC North with a win and a loss by the Cincinnati Bengals and nothing would be more satisfying then to stop the bleeding by […]

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Competition Analysis Week 13: Steelers Versus Ravens

By Christopher DiMarino Fantasy Overview: What a mess. The Pittsburgh Steelers showed some of the worst football I’ve seen by an offense in a few years against the Cleveland Browns. It felt like I was watching one of those old cartoons where the character keeps falling down the slope of a mountain for what seems […]

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The Terrible Podcast – Steelers Ravens Game Preview & Weekly Picks Episode

Season 3, Episode 49 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I start by talking about the Ray Rice incident with the Terrible Terrible from two weeks ago after hearing his side of the story. Was Rice respecting the towel instead of disrespecting it? We invite your comments on this as […]

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Steelers Versus Browns: Prediction & 7 Keys To The Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers look to rebound from their loss last Sunday night to the Baltimore Ravens with a division win this Sunday against the 2-8 Cleveland Browns. The Steelers are down to their third string quarterback now and a loss in Cleveland will likely mean that the AFC North title will be out of reach […]

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Competition Analysis Week 12: Steelers Versus Browns

By Christopher DiMarino The Pittsburgh Steelers did the most they could against the Baltimore Ravens. The defense had a great day and can only be credited with 6 points against. The running game didn’t excel but Jonathan Dwyer and Rashard Mendenhall were close to 100 yards combined. The receivers did a decent job and got […]

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Hritz: Steelers Versus Browns Preview & Prediction

By Jeremy Hritz Hritz 2012 Prediction Record: 7-3 RANKINGS Pittsburgh Cleveland Offense 17th (349.6) 28th (311.9) Rushing 18th (106.8) 27th (92.2) Passing 14th (242.8) 21st (219.7) PPG 20th (21.7) 25th (18.9) Defense 1st (259.1) 23rd (374.1) Rushing 5th (89.8) 24th (125.3) Passing 1st (169.3) 22nd (248.8) PPG 4th (19) 16th (23.4) The loss to the […]

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Steelers Versus Ravens Game Rewind – Second Half Notes

The Pittsburgh Steelers lost to the Baltimore Ravens 13-10 Sunday night and below are my second half notes from the game. Here are my first half notes if you missed them. On the first run by Ray Rice of the second half, Casey Hampton, Larry Foote, and Ryan Clark all miss tackles. On 3rd and […]

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Steelers Versus Ravens Game Rewind – First Half Notes

The Pittsburgh Steelers lost to the Baltimore Ravens 13-10 Sunday night at Heinz Field and below are my first half notes from the game with the second half notes to follow soon. The first pass play deep by Byron Leftwich to Mike Wallace was slightly under thrown , but still a good one. The pass […]

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Hritz: Steelers Versus Ravens Preview & Prediction

By Jeremy Hritz Hritz 2012 Prediction Record: 7-2 Ravens at Steelers Rankings Breakdown RANKINGS Baltimore Pittsburgh Offense 15th (354.1) 15th (354.1) Rushing 19th (104.9) 20th (103.8) Passing 13th (249.2) 11th (250.3) PPG 4th (28.2) 17th (23) Defense 28th (390.2) 1st (265.7) Rushing 26th (132) 5th (94.6) Passing 26th (258.2) 1st (171.1) PPG 11th (21.8) 7th […]

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Steelers Versus Ravens: Prediction & 7 Keys To The Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers look to stack their fifth win in a row Sunday night when they host division rival Baltimore Ravens at Heinz Field. Below are 7 things to watch for specifically in this game along with my prediction at the end of it. In case you missed it, here is the Wednesday podcast preview […]

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Competition Analysis Week 11: Steelers Versus Ravens

By Christopher DiMarino Fantasy Overview: The Pittsburgh Steelers suffered a serious blow when quarterback Ben Roethlisberger left the Monday night game. Ben is both the leader and MVP of this team and he is simply irreplaceable. The timing is unfortunate because a murky start to the season was beginning to fade in the rearview mirror […]

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Ravens Injury Report: DE Pernell McPhee Doubtful, DT Terrence Cody Questionable

The Baltimore Ravens wrapped up their practices on Friday in preparation of their Sunday night game at Heinz field against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Below is the final practice injury report for the week. Cornerback Jimmy Smith (abdomen) was ruled out earlier in the week after having hernia surgery. He will be replaced by Corey Graham, […]

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Ravens Injury Report: CB Jimmy Smith Ruled Out On Thursday

The Thursday injury report for the Baltimore Ravens is now out as they continue to prepare to take on the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday night at Heinz Field. Cornerback Jimmy Smith (abs) has been ruled out for the Sunday night game after undergoing successful surgery to repair a sports hernia in Philadelphia on Thursday. With Smith […]

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Ravens Injury Report: CB Jimmy Smith Could Be Out Sunday Night

The Wednesday injury report for the Baltimore Ravens is now out as they prepare to take on the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday night at Heinz Field. Not practicing for the Ravens on Wednesday were cornerback Jimmy Smith (abdomen) and guard Marshal Yanda (ankle). The Ravens signed former Oakland Raiders starting cornerback Chris Johnson on Tuesday, so […]

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Steelers Pass Defense Has Made Strides, But Run Defense Suffered Against Chiefs

The shoulder injury suffered by Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger certainly is the top story right now, but now that we have some clarity as to what it actually is, we can now move on to other topics. One of those topics should be the play of the Steelers pass defense in the last four […]

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Hritz: Observations From The Redskins Victory

By Jeremy Hritz What a difference two games can make? I have been critical of the Pittsburgh Steelers defense this year. The dearth of sacks and interceptions, combined with the inability to stop the run created for poor showings that resulted in losses against the Oakland Raiders and the Tennessee Titans. While the turnovers and […]

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Looking At The Steelers Failures Versus Zone Blocking Scheme Last Season

Earlier today I wrote about how the Pittsburgh Steelers defense will need to shut down the zone blocking running scheme of the Oakland Raiders on Sunday in order to win the game. As I pointed out in that post, the defense has not done a good job against that blocking scheme as recently as last […]

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New Deal With Mike Wallace Can Be Both Cap Friendly And Lucrative

After the release of Jonathan Scott on Thursday, the Pittsburgh Steelers are approximately $6 million under the salary cap. Keep in mind that figure also includes the $2.74 restricted tender that wide receiver Mike Wallace is currently wearing as well. If you pull that tender amount out, the team has approximately $8.74 million in cap […]

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The Terrible Podcast – Talking Starks, Scott, Wallace & Interview With John Eisenberg Episode

Season 2, Episode 127 of The Terrible Podcast is up and with co-host David Todd tied up today, I fly solo in the first part of the show and give my thoughts on the Pittsburgh Steelers bringing back tackle Max Starks on Tuesday and the releasing of Jonathan Scott on Thursday. Will the Steelers add […]

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Steelers Six From Around The Web – July 18th – The Dark Knight Rises Edition

Greg Cosell of NFL Films posted Tuesday on the evolution of the zone blitz that has been made famous by Steelers defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau. The Byham Theater in Pittsburgh hosted a private “red carpet” screening Tuesday night of “The Dark Knight Rises” and it was attended by several current and former Steelers players, many […]

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The Terrible Podcast – Talking Ray Rice Contract Structure & Angry Mike Wallace Email Episode

Season 2, Episode 126 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I start off by explaining how we are not playing up to the standard today after I lost the rerecording of our Tuesday morning interview with Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal. We had a great talk with Nate […]

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Ravens Sign Franchised RB Ray Rice To A New Five Year Deal Just Prior To Deadline

The Pittsburgh Steelers can look forward to facing Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice for several more years as the Ravens reached a last minute deal today with their franchised running back just prior to the 4 p.m. deadline. Rice reportedly was given a five year deal that could total out as high as $40 […]

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