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Steelers Preseason Stock Report: Post Packers Game

As promised, I’ll continue to post stock reports after reviewing the tape of each preseason game, telling you what players are trending up, and who is trending down. Here’s my thoughts following the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-19 victory over the Green Bay Packers this past Sunday. Stock Up 1. QB Landry…


Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Packers Breakdown

Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-19 win over the Green Bay Packers. First Half – Kick coverage. Boykin-Golden-Wild-Garvin-Dupree-Hartley-Spence-Johnson-Dangerfield-Darby-Will Allen – The Packers spent their entire first drive in 20 personnel, two running backs and zero tight ends, leaving them with three receivers. Forced the Steelers into nickel the entire…


Steelers Vs Packers First Half Notes And Observations

The Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Green Bay Packers by the score of 24-21 on Sunday, but they certainly lost more than they gained due to injury. Below are my notes and observations upon review of the first half of the game. I’m sure more than a few noticed that new…


Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: Preseason vs. Packers

Two of the best quarterbacks in the league. Two of the most storied franchises in NFL history. A possible glimpse into this year’s Super Bowl matchup? Could this be the game of the year already? No. It was just a preseason game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Green Bay…


Steelers Training Camp Recap: Defense

Yesterday, we walked through the Pittsburgh Steelers’ offense player-by-player, recapping how each player performed during training camp. Today, we’ll do the same for the defense and punters. Cam Heyward: One of the best at his position, there wasn’t a need to pay attention to Heyward in camp. But it was…


Steelers Pass Rush Plans Coming Together

The Pittsburgh Steelers set forth into their offseason with two primary missions: find more turnovers, and improve the pass rush. The efforts toward the former are ongoing as they adapt to employing more Cover 2 schemes. We got a glimpse of their offseason work in improving the pass rush last…


Quick Hits: Steelers/Packers Winners and Losers

You know the drill. Winners and losers from the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-19 victory over the Green Bay Packers. WINNERS:  Jordan Berry and Brad Wing: Berry probably had the more notable performance if for no other reason, because he’s the lesser known player and the underdog coming into camp. He averaged over…


Steelers Vs Packers: What To Watch For

With the Pittsburgh Steelers having just said goodbye for the 50th time to Latrobe, PA, the defending AFC North champions are taking part in their third preseason this afternoon against the Green Bay Packers. The Steelers are still very much in the midst of a fact-finding mission, and the roster-building…

Steelers Training Camp Day 1-198

Final 2015 Steelers Training Camp Comprehensive Stock Report

Here’s my final stock report from Steelers training camp, with a list of players who helped themselves the most, those who may have seen their stock drop with subpar performances, and others who may have left themselves in limbo with up-and-down showings at camp. Stock Up 1. RB Jawon Chisholm…


Marczi 2015 Steelers 53-Man Roster Prediction: Post-Jaguars Game

Offense (24) Quarterback (3) – Ben Roethlisberger, Bruce Gradkowski, Landry Jones Analysis: No changes. I’ve been telling you this whole time the Steelers are constitutionally opposed to carrying only two quarterbacks. That was reaffirmed recently. Running backs (3) – DeAngelo Williams, Dri Archer, Josh Harris Analysis: No changes. There’s no…


Training Camp Diary: Day Eighteen

The last one. I promised myself I wouldn’t cry. I also might have had my fingers crossed when I said that.. – It was a low-key practice. Looked like the team had the option to practice in shorts, most choosing to don them instead of the pants with thigh pads….


2015 Steelers 53 Man Roster Prediction: Post Second Preseason Game

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have another preseason game behind them, it’s time for another 53 man roster prediction. This time around my prediction hasn’t changed much as I only felt it necessary to make one adjustment on my 53 and two more on my practice squad. Feel free to chime in…