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Steelers Film Room: Cleveland Browns’ Defensive Scouting Report

This year, Jon Ledyard and I will be collaborating our scouting reports. We’ll play to our strengths – he’ll be focusing on the individuals while I’ll be looking at overall scheme. These reports will be broken down into two articles, one for offense and one for defense. Our reports for…


NFL.com’s Elliott Harrison Ranks Antonio Brown #1 WR In League

On the NFL Network‘s “Top 100 Players of 2015” series, it’s getting down to the final few players on the countdown, as all should be considered elite at their positions. On tonight’s episode airing at 9 p.m. ET, the countdown will span numbers 20 through 11, and a few Steelers…

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Browns Trade For Veteran 49ers P Andy Lee

The Cleveland Browns will have a new punter in 2015 after acquiring 11-year NFL veteran Andy Lee in a Saturday trade with the San Francisco 49ers. Lee, who was drafted by the 49ers in the sixth round of the 2004 NFL Draft out of Pittsburgh, is a three-time Pro Bowler and a four-time All-Pro….

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Tomlin Fine With Archer Returning Deep Kickoffs When Team Is Behind

If you wondering why Pittsburgh Steelers rookie running back Dri Archer continually brought deep kickoffs out of the end zone Sunday against the Cleveland Browns, it’s because head coach Mike Tomlin wanted him to. Tomlin was asked to discuss that decision Tuesday during his press conference and he obliged with…

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David Todd: Quick Thoughts: Steelers Versus Browns

By David Todd “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of…

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Antonio Brown Still Invaluable On Special Teams Returns

The Pittsburgh Steelers were reminded yesterday afternoon why wide receiver Antonio Brown is such a deadly return man, and it had nothing to do with fly kicks to the face. On the Cleveland Browns’ first punt of the game, Brown fielded the ball at his own 25-yard line. He took…

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Steelers Animated Gifs From Week 1 Win Over Browns

The Pittsburgh Steelers held on to beat the Cleveland Browns 30-27 Sunday in their 2014 regular season opener and below are a few animated gifs of plays from the game.   The play that will likely be talked about all week included wide receiver Antonio Brown karate-kicking Browns punter Spencer…

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Browns Injury Report: Haden, Ward, Cameron, Taylor All Fail To Practice On Thursday

Just like the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Cleveland Browns were also back practicing on Thursday after having Christmas off and their latest injury report includes several key players that have yet to work this week. Not practicing on Thursday were tight end Jordan Cameron (concussion), cornerback Joe Haden (hip), defensive end…