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Steelers Fantasy Football Predictions – Week 10 – 2016

Week 10 – November 13, 2016 Location: Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Opponent: Dallas Cowboys The Pittsburgh Steelers season is hanging in the balance. Make no mistake, this team has major issues that seem to go beyond the football field in many ways. We will save that debate and my feelings…


Steelers’ Offense Needs Faster Starts Starting Sunday Against Cowboys

It’s obvious that the Pittsburgh Steelers offense hasn’t performed up to expectations so far this season in several areas. One of those areas is related to how the unit starts games. So far through their first eight games the Steelers have scored just 3 times in their first two possessions…


Roethlisberger Fairly Pedestrian In Second Games Back From Injury

Now that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has his first game back from injury behind him, he should get back on track, right? Well, if is career history is any guide, one shouldn’t expect Roethlisberger to win the AFC Offensive Player of the Week award this coming Sunday. In his…


Steelers Vs. Ravens: Player Snap Counts – Week 9

The Pittsburgh Steelers suffered another embarrassing road loss to a team with a sub .500 record on Sunday and now enter Week 10 with a 4-4 record. The initial snap counts from the Week 9 loss to the Baltimore Ravens are now in and as usual, here is a recap of the…


Steelers Fantasy Football Predictions – Week 9 – 2016

Week 9 – November 6, 2016 Location: M&T Bank Stadium, Baltimore, Maryland Opponent: Baltimore Ravens It’s great to be back with you after a trip out West and a Bye Week. Buckle up for the Pittsburgh Steelers stretch run after they stumbled through the AFC East portion of their schedule…



Another Top 10 All-Time Can Be Achieved By Roethlisberger On Sunday

We should found out very soon whether or not Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will indeed play Sunday in the team’s road game against the Baltimore Ravens and if that winds up happening, he’ll have a chance to move into the NFL’s all-time top ten list for career touchdown passes….


How And When Ravens QB Joe Flacco Has Been Sacked This Season

Entering Sunday’s home game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco has officially been sacked 15 times. It should be noted, however, that one of his sacks against the New York Jets was essentially a busted play as Flacco fell will attempting a handoff. With that, I decided…



Statistical Look At Steelers’ Pass Rush Using 5 Or More Players

If you listened to the Friday edition of The Terrible Podcast, you heard Alex Kozora and I discuss the Pittsburgh Steelers defense as it relates to how many times they’ve rushed the opposite quarterback on passing plays with 5 or more players. To follow up on that discussion, I thought…


Le’Veon Bell Has Some Impressive Total Yards From Scrimmage Stats

Despite missing 16 games so far during his career due to either injuries or suspensions, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell has managed to put up some eye-popping numbers when he has been on the field. In the 39 regular season games that he has played in since being drafted…


Steelers, Ravens On Opposite Ends Of Several Deep Passing Stat Rankings

As we start looking ahead to the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday road game against the Baltimore Ravens, a few interesting things stick out when it comes to how both teams have fared so far this season when it comes to attacking and defending deep pass attempts. For starters, opposing offenses have…


Why The Steelers Run Defense Should Improve Drastically After The Bye

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have had their bye week, several of the team’s previously injured players figure to be right at, or at least near, full health. Included in that group of players are defensive end Cameron Heyward and linebacker Ryan Shazier. Should that indeed be the case, there’s…


Landry Jones Held Onto The Football A Long Time In Loss To Patriots

If it seemed like Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Landry Jones held onto the football quite a long time in last Sunday’s loss to the New England Patriots, it’s because he did. Jones, who completed 29 of his 47 pass attempts for 281 yards with one touchdown and one interception against the…