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Steelers’ Seven Shots – Sunday, March 12, 2017

Every Sunday during the offseason I plan on recapping for you seven items related to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the NFL that may have fallen through the cracks the past week that should be worth your time to read. This weekly feature will be entitled “Steelers’ Seven…




Linebackers Tally More INTs Than Secondary For First Time In Steelers’ History

Linebacker Ryan Shazier’s interception off Robert Griffin III during Sunday’s victory over the Cleveland Browns broke a deadlock between the team’s secondary and linebacking core. Shazier’s interception marked the seventh for the Pittsburgh Steelers linebacking core, pushing it ahead of the six total from the secondary. This would mark the…


Bud Dupree Warming Up In Time For Postseason Play

Yesterday against the Browns, 2013 Pittsburgh Steelers first-round outside linebacker Jarvis Jones recorded his sixth sack of his career in his 50th game played. In the same game, Steelers 2015 first-round outside linebacker Bud Dupree recorded the eighth-and-a-half sack of his career in his 23rd game played after notching one…


Jarvis Jones Makes Splash Plays In Rare Playing Opportunity

With three players who had to be inactive due to injuries, the Pittsburgh Steelers only had four slots available to them on the inactive list to rest some of their key players in the meaningless regular-season finale. So James Harrison dressed for the game against the Browns. But he did…



Steelers Defense Disappoints Playing With Most Of Starting Lineup

The Pittsburgh Steelers are now gearing up for a postseason run. Their regular season finale meant nothing to their playoff status, so one might argue that they may not have been putting their best foot forward. The effort that they showed to win the game might suggest otherwise, but either…






Browns Injury Report: Griffin, Haden Sit Out On Wednesday

The Cleveland Browns will play their final game of the 2016 season in Pittsburgh on Sunday and their first injury report of Week 17 that was released on Wednesday includes 13 players in total. Sitting out Wednesday’s practice for the Browns were cornerback Trey Caldwell (hamstring), quarterback Robert Griffin III (concussion), cornerback Joe…


Steelers Open As 12.5-Point Home Favorites Over Browns

The Pittsburgh Steelers will close out their 2016 regular season on Sunday with a home game against the Cleveland Browns and even through they’re likely to rest several starters in that contest, they still opened as 12.5-point favorites, according to VegasInsider.com. That line, however, has now dropped to 7-points at…