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Bye Week Rethink: Snap Count At Inside Linebacker

Today is Sunday, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are not playing. They are not playing tomorrow, either, nor did they already play on Thursday. The 6-4 franchise is entering its long awaited and much needed bye week after 10 straight games. With not much else going on, it would figure to…

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Steelers Film Room: Bud Dupree Vs Browns

Pittsburgh Steelers first-round rookie outside linebacker Bud Dupree has clearly established himself in the team’s rotation at the position, logging a significant number of snaps, more than many predicted that he would, given the rarity of rookie playing time in these parts and the fact that he was regarded as…


Ranking The Steelers: Defense

We’re having a little bit of fun here on the bye week. From best to worst, I’ll rank every Pittsburgh Steelers who has played at least 10% of the offense’s snaps in 2015. That means you won’t see names like Brandon Boykin, Anthony Chickillo, or L.T. Walton on this list. This…


Report: Ryan Shazier Does Not Practice Monday

It should not immediately sound off the alarm but Ryan Shazier apparently did not practice today, according to Jacob Klinger of #steelers LB Ryan Shazier DNP today, Terence Garvin said. @pasports — Jacob Klinger (@Jacob_Klinger_) November 23, 2015 Shazier missed a chunk of practice last week with a knee…


Steelers 2016 Salary Cap: A Bye Week Look Ahead

Being as the Pittsburgh Steelers are currently on their bye this week, now is a perfect time to take a quick look ahead at what the team’s early 2016 salary cap picture will look like during the offseason. As you can see in the table below, the Steelers currently have…

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Steelers Shift Personnel Scheme Along Goal Line Defense

The goal line package is not something that the Pittsburgh Steelers use very often, which should be taken as a good sign. It is a specialize set of personnel designed to best defend against an opponent that is very near the opposite goal line in preparation to score a touchdown….

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Steelers Spelled Ryan Shazier More Than Usual Sunday

The Pittsburgh Steelers have not at any point hedged in stating that they want Ryan Shazier to be their every-down starting inside linebacker. He was immediately handed the starting job as a rookie and was rarely rotated out until he got injured. After his second mid-season injury, with the two…


Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Browns Game Notes

Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 30-9 beatdown over the Cleveland Browns. First Half – Kick return unit. Front five: Arthur Moats, Sean Spence, Vince Williams, Bud Dupree, and Anthony Chickillo. Robert Golden the next man right behind. Jesse James, Will Johnson, and Roosevelt Nix apart of the wedge with…


Steelers Bye Week Injury Report

With the Pittsburgh Steelers being off on their bye this week they’re not required to file an injury report. With that being the case, we’ll file an injury report for them as the team gets rested up for their Week 12 game against the Seattle Seahawks. QB Ben Roethlisberger (foot/knee)…


David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Steelers Versus Browns

For the third straight Sunday the Pittsburgh Steelers played a 1:00 home game at sun-splashed Heinz Field, and while this one lacked the drama of last week’s last-second win over the Oakland Raiders, the storyline was almost as compelling. In an unusual move Mike Tomlin decided to dress Ben Roethlisberger…

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Injured Steelers LB Sean Spence Hopes To Be Ready To Practice After Bye

During his post-game press conference following the Sunday win over the Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin indicated that inside linebacker Sean Spence had inured a hamstring during the contest. Being as the team is currently on their bye week, Tomlin won’t be updating the health of the…


Week Ten Steelers Missed Tackles Report

For the second straight week, tackling was not an issue for Pittsburgh, as they kept their missed tackles in the single digits for consecutive weeks for the first time this season. No defensive player missed more than one stop, and only two tackles were whiffed in the entire first half,…


Steelers Vs. Browns: Player Snap Counts – Week 10

The Pittsburgh Steelers were able to notch their sixth win of the season Sunday at Heinz Field over the Cleveland Browns and they now currently sit in fifth place in the AFC as a result. The snap counts from Sunday’s game have now been compiled and this week there are…