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Week 7 By The Numbers: Steelers Vs Bengals

The Pittsburgh Steelers’ quest for supremacy in the AFC returns back home this Sunday as they look to take on a divisional foe, the Cincinnati Bengals. After a victory over the AFC leading Kansas City Chiefs last week, the Steelers can overtake them for top seed with a win over…


Steelers Looking To Break Recent Bye Week Trends Starting Sunday

The Pittsburgh Steelers will host the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday at Heinz Field and in case you missed an earlier note of mine, they’ll be playing a team that’s coming off their bye week. As I also previously noted, the Bengals are 5-8-1 coming off their bye week under their head…


Steelers CB Joe Haden Has Fared Well Against Bengals WR A.J. Green

The Pittsburgh Steelers will host the Cincinnati Bengals this coming Sunday at Heinz Field and that means we’ll likely be treated to a great matchup between cornerback Joe Haden and wide receiver A.J. Green. Haden and Green have battled quite a bit over the years with all those matchups happening…


Steelers Vs. Chiefs: Player Snap Counts – Week 6

The Pittsburgh Steelers got a huge road win on Sunday as they beat the previously undefeated Kansas City Chiefs 19-13 at Arrowhead Stadium. The snap counts from the game have now been compiled and while there aren’t many surprises included in them, there are a few totals worth pointing out. Offensive line –…


Roethlisberger Completions Report: Updated Through Week 5

Completion Percentage by Coverage Shell After 99 total passing snaps against Man (Cover 0, Cover 1, and Cover 2-Man) Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has completed only 55.6% of his passes, compared to 72.3% after playing 94 snaps against Zone (Cover 3, Cover 4, and Cover 2-Zone). WR Target Percentage…


Week 6 By The Numbers: Steelers Vs Chiefs

For the first time since January the Pittsburgh Steelers will return to Kansas City to take on the Chiefs. And while the Steelers failed to score a touchdown last time around, the team was still able to escape Kansas City victorious, though the odds of that happening again are slim…


Steelers’ Bell Should Have Chance To Toll Sunday Against Chiefs

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play an undefeated Kansas City Chiefs team on the road Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium and for a second week in a row their offense will face a defense that has seemingly struggled against the run thus far this season. For starters, the Chiefs defense enters Sunday’s…


Big Ben Trying To Accomplish Something No Other QB Has Done Since 1980

In Sunday’s Pittsburgh Steelers home loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Ben Roethlisberger threw a career-high five interceptions. According to Pro Football Reference, Roethlisberger’s five-interception game was the 153rd time a player has thrown 5 or more in a single game during the NFL’s Super Bowl era. Roethlisberger also became…


Steelers Offense Producing Whenever McDonald Is On The Field

If you would have told me before the season started that Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Vance McDonald would have a few drops in the team’s first five games I would have believed you. However, if you would have told me at that same time that McDonald wouldn’t have a single…


Steelers Vs. Jaguars: Player Snap Counts – Week 5

The Pittsburgh Steelers got a huge home loss on Sunday as they drubbed by the Jacksonville Jaguars 30-9 at Heinz Field. The snap counts from the game have now been compiled and while there aren’t many surprises included in them, there are a few totals worth pointing out. Offensive line – Thankfully,…


Roethlisberger Completions Report: Updated Through Week 4

With a quarter of the season now in the books, Ben Roethlisberger’s strengths and weaknesses in the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 2017 passing game are beginning to come into focus. He has been better at completing passes against Zone than he has against Man Coverage; he has struggled significantly in the deep…


Week 5 By The Numbers: Steelers Vs Jaguars

The Pittsburgh Steelers are set to renew an old rivalry Sunday as they return home to take on the Jacksonville Jaguars. Coming off a hard-fought road victory over the Baltimore Ravens, the Steelers will look to keep the ball rolling against the 2-2 Jaguars. With the opportunity to collect another…


Steelers Base 3-4 Defense Has Struggled Against Run In First 4 Games

I’ve already previewed the running game matchup of the upcoming Week 5 contest between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Jacksonville Jaguars and now I have a few more interesting stats to pass along to you from our weekly game charting. As I mentioned in the early post, the Steelers defense…


Steelers Have Slight Edge Over Jaguars In Run Defense Matchup

Sunday’s Week 5 game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Jacksonville Jaguars at Heinz Field will feature two of the league’s top pass defenses so far this year playing against each other. While it will be interesting to see both defenses defend the oppositions’ passing attack this weekend, it will perhaps…