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Steelers 2014 Charting Takeaways: Post Week Two

By Alex Kozora It’s painfully obvious to write that the Pittsburgh Steelers’ season is still in its infancy but the first two weeks give us our first glimpse into the year. From a charting standpoint, we’ll break down some of the notable stats. I chart the defense, Nick Richetta charts…



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2014 NFL Week 2 TOX Stats

Week 2 of the 2014 NFL season is now in the books and here is your weekly TOX stat update. After an 11-0 start in Week 1, teams with a plus two or better TOX stat in Week 2 went 9-2 (81.8%). The Denver Broncos and St. Louis Rams are…


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Le’Veon Bell Has Overtaken Eddie Lacy In Total Yards, For Now

When the Pittsburgh Steelers decided to draft running back Le’Veon Bell in the second round of the 2013 NFL, there was a good portion of the fan base that was upset as it meant that they chose the Michigan State product over former Alabama running back Eddie Lacy. While Lacy…


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Steelers Offense Has Been Going To 11 A Lot So Far In 2014

Despite having three tight ends and one fullback on the roster, Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley can’t be accused of using too many two tight end sets or sets that include a fullback being lined up in the backfield so far through the first two games of the 2014…



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Steelers Defense Allowed 223 Self-Inflicted Yards To Ravens In Loss

Thursday night against the Baltimore Ravens, the stat sheet says the Pittsburgh Steelers defense allowed 323 net yards of total offense. When you factor in the defensive penalties, however, the Ravens moved the football a total of 376 yards in the game. After the game, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin…


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Steelers Vs. Ravens: Player Snap Counts Week 2

Below are the player snap counts for the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday night loss to the Baltimore Ravens, according to the gamebook. We will see if any of these differ in our game charting. As far as the offense goes, there are no big surprises as Darrius Heyward-Bey saw extra playing time while…



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Steelers vs. Browns Week 1 Offensive Statistical Breakdown

All of our charting from the Pittsburgh Steelers 30-27 win in Week 1 over the Cleveland Browns is now done and I thought you all would like to see some of the detailed offensive stats from that game when it comes to personnel groupings and lineup detail. The first table below should be fairly straightforward….



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Steelers vs. Browns Week 1 Defensive Statistical Breakdown

We are starting to wrap up our charting of the Pittsburgh Steelers 30-27 win in Week 1 over the Cleveland Browns and I thought you would like to see some of the detailed defensive stats from that game. The first table below should be fairly straightforward. These are stats of…


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2014 NFL Week 1 TOX Stats

As usual, I will once again be tracking the TOX stats throughout the 2014 NFL season. This is simple stat, but its 80% win track record is certainly hard to ignore. In case you need a refresher, the TOX stat is a measure of how many explosive plays (20-plus yards)…


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Steelers Vs. Browns: Player Snap Counts Week 1

Below are the player snap counts for the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday regular season opener against the Cleveland Browns, according to the gamebook. We will see if any of these differ in our game charting. OFFENSE PLAYER POS OFF SNAPS % ST SNAPS % A.Brown WR 71 100% 7 19% R.Foster…


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Steelers Roethlisberger Sharp In No-Huddle Usage Against Browns

All offseason we have heard about his likely we are to see the Pittsburgh Steelers offense run more no huddle and in the 2014 regular season opener against the Cleveland Browns, we saw it used quite a bit. According to some early charting numbers, of the 72 total plays ran…


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Steelers Defense Ripped By Explosive Plays in 2014 Season Opener

Remember the problems that the Pittsburgh Steelers defense had last season when it came to giving up explosive plays of 20 yards or more? Well, those problems still need to be fixed heading into second week of the 2014 season. In the 2014 regular season opener Sunday at Heinz Field…



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Steelers Vs. Panthers: Player Snap Counts

Below are the player snap counts for the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday night preseason game against the Carolina Panthers, according to the gamebook. We will see if any of these differ in our game charting. OFFENSE PLAYER POS OFF SNAPS % ST SNAPS % W.Johnson T 57 100% 0 0% D.Heyward-Bey…


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Steelers 2014 Starting Defense Preseason Stats Breakdown

Preseason stats are really worthless but I thought you would like to see a few of the numbers that our charting project has produced as it relates to the Pittsburgh Steelers starting defense through the first three exhibition games. The table should be fairly straightforward below. These are stats of…


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Steelers Vs. Eagles: Player Snap Counts

The below are the player snap counts for the Pittsburgh Steelers Saturday night preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles, according to the gamebook. We will see if any of these differ in our game charting. OFFENSE PLAYER POS OFF SNAPS % ST SNAPS % R.Foster G 45 71% 1 3% M.Gilbert T 45…


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Steelers Vs. Bills: Player Snap Counts

The below are the player snap counts for the Pittsburgh Steelers Saturday night preseason game against the Buffalo Bills, according to the gamebook. We will see if any of these differ in our game charting. OFFENSE PLAYER POS OFF SNAPS % ST SNAPS % M.Bryant WR 35 62% 2 8% M.Adams T 35…


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Final 2014 Steelers Training Camp Practice Stats

By Alex Kozora Your final Pittsburgh Steelers training camp statistics. The top portion are from Monday and Tuesday’s practices. Not doing anything with the joint practices because the data would wind up incomplete. Please keep that in mind when looking at the numbers. Quarterbacks Ben Roethlisberger: 20/27 1 TD Bruce…




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Breakdown Of Brad Wing’s Six Punts Against Giants

Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have placed veteran punter Adam Podlesh on the Reserve/Did Not Report list, Brad Wing now has a golden opportunity to win the job this year during the preseason uncontested. While Wing’s average (36.5 yards) and net average (34.5 yards) of his six punts Saturday night…