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One Step To Take: Arthur Moats

New series we’re kicking off here to get us through the upcoming dog days of the offseason. Every player wants to improve, to elevate his game in all areas from one season to the next. Understanding that, we’re going to isolate just one area, one faction of a player’s game….


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Steelers Film Room: Why Didn’t Antonio Brown Catch That? Part 2

During this dead period of the NFL season I thought it would be fun to look back at the tremendous 2015 season that Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown had as it relates to the targeted passes that he didn’t manage to catch. This series, however, should not be viewed…


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Film Room: Pittsburgh’s Problems With “Y Over”

No defensive scheme is perfect. If one existed, every team would run it. So it’s the same in Pittsburgh. Perhaps the biggest problem the Steelers have to defend are multiple vertical concepts. Think the Seattle Seahawks debacle last season, their 4 vertical attack eating up the Pittsburgh. We’re going to…



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Film Room: Cover 3 Still A Steelers’ Staple

When you think of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense, you probably circle a couple of common concepts: tough, hard-hitting, stellar run defense, and a potent pass rush. That’s been a constant since the 1970s. But the scheme wrapped around those core football values has evolved. Bud Carson’s Cover 2, a 4-3…


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Report: Steelers Mike Munchak Present For South Carolina Pro Day

The University of South Carolina held their annual pro day on Wednesday and according to Jonathan Jones of the Charlotte Observer, Pittsburgh Steelers offensive line coach Mike Munchak was one of at least two members of the organization on hand to observe it. While we I don’t know for sure,…



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Football 101: T/E Stunt

A series we’ll put out each Sunday morning to help get you – not that you needed it – into a football mindset. A basic Football 101 series that will look at a concept or scheme with the intention of making you a smarter football fan. What I think this…



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Steelers 2015 Sack Review: LB Arthur Moats

Over the course of the next several weeks I will be recapping the sacks registered during the 2015 season by the Pittsburgh Steelers defense. Each post will be dedicated to one individual player and along the way we’ll document the down and distance, time and number of players sent on…


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Ravens Injury Report: CB Jimmy Smith Sits Out Wednesday

The Baltimore Ravens have now released their Wednesday injury report ahead of Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers and it shows that four players failed to practice. Sitting out Wednesday were wide receiver Marlon Brown (back), linebacker Albert McClellan (ankle), cornerback Jimmy Smith (thigh), and tackle Ricky Wagner (knee). Brown has missed the Ravens last…




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Bengals And Steelers Trade Shots On Twitter Sunday Night

The on-field festivities are long over but the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals are still going at it on social media. Though most of the Bengals’ comments have come from Adam Jones and Vontaze Burfict, it’s linebacker Marquise Flowers who had easily the ugliest comment directed towards the Steelers. I’d…