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Steelers vs. Chiefs: Five Key Players In Week 7

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the 1-5 Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday in what figures to be a closely contested game due mainly to injuries. Three of the Chiefs five losses this season have also come against teams who remain unbeaten heading into Week 7. These five…


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AFC North Week 6 Recap: Bengals Stay Perfect; Browns, Ravens Both Lose

The AFC North race now looks to be a two team battle with 11 weeks to play as the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals both further distanced themselves from the other two teams on Sunday with wins. That of course means that the Baltimore Ravens and the Cleveland Browns both lost their Week 6 games. The Bengals remained…



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Report: Shazier’s Chances “Not Great” Sunday

The Ryan Shazier shoulder saga continues. Despite weekly optimism and being a limited participant yesterday, early media reports indicate Shazier is unlikely to play Sunday afternoon against the Arizona Cardinals. Per Jeremy Fowler: After asking around, get sense Ryan Shazier would need killer rehab week to see the field vs…


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Cameron Heyward Fined For Eye Black That Honored Father

Cameron Heyward wore eye black Monday night with the words “Iron” and “Head” to each side, a small tribute to his father Craig “Ironhead” Heyward who passed away from bone cancer in 2006. Evidently, the NFL wasn’t happy with that because according to Heyward’s twitter feed, he’s been fined for…



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Haley Embraces Having Long Week To Work With Vick

Losing Ben Roethlisberger wasn’t an easy pill to swallow. Being forced to play Mike Vick on a short week made it that much tougher. While Todd Haley referred to Vick’s performance in Thursday’s loss against the Baltimore Ravens as “commendable,” he told reporters today he is happy to have the…


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Kozora: Steelers Should Call Jets To Improve DL Depth

Being the armchair GM offers countless hours of entertainment. I’m sure actual front office members laugh at us for trying, but it’s the exploration and imagination that creates debate and makes the exercise enjoyable. There are a lot of people trying to come up with trade ideas as we roll through…


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Marcus Gilbert The Unsung Hero Of The Steelers’ Offense

Marcus Gilbert is having the season Kelvin Beachum was supposed to have. I’ll give you a second to pinch yourself and let that reality sink in. Maybe he’s worth that 30 million contract after all? Gilbert is the only Pittsburgh Steelers’ lineman not to allow a sack this season. He’s…



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Steelers First Quarter Of 2015 Season Defensive Awards

With one quarter of the Pittsburgh Steelers 2015 season now in the books, it’s time for us to hand out some awards. After already handing out our offensive awards, we’ll now address the defensive side of the football. Defensive MVP – Stephon Tuitt – While he’s far from being considered a finished product,…


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Steelers Defensive Charting: First Four Weeks

As we’ll do every four weeks, my interesting notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense based off my charting I complete each week. – The Steelers have faced 275 snaps this season, excluding kneeldowns and pre-snap penatlies. The New England Patriots ran 60, the San Francisco 49ers 86, the St. Louis…



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Turning To Vick Doesn’t End Steelers Season

Contrary to popular belief, the season is not over. Has the landscape shifted? Oh boy, yes it has. But over? Not quite. Hopefully, the “sky is falling” feeling has dissipated now that is seems certain Ben Roethlisberger will only miss 4-6 weeks, not the entire season as originally feared.  But…