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Assessing The Steelers Alternatives: Running Back

As I’ve read through the site, I’ve seen many fans and fellow writers on social media express their desire for the Pittsburgh Steelers to bring in free agents to provide depth at a few key positions. This got me thinking. Are there really players available right now that fit what…



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Compensatory Compensation Free-Agency Deadline Is Tuesday

For several years in the NFL, June 1 was always the deadline for free-agency signings as it relates to how they are counted in the compensatory draft pick formula. That has now changed as the Competition Committee has now decided to move the date up several weeks. The new deadline…



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Steelers vs Falcons Film Review: Sean Spence

Third-year Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Sean Spence has been starting the majority of the season in the absence—and more recently, the presence—of rookie Ryan Shazier, who began the season as a starter but has since been limited primarily to special teams. While he has been adequate, Spence has had issues…


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Steelers vs Falcons Film Review: Vince Williams

Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Vince Williams has been logging the majority of the snaps alongside Lawrence Timmons over the course of the last several weeks, after hardly seeing any time in the beginning of the season. Of course, rookie Ryan Shazier was the starting inside linebacker at the beginning of…


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David Todd: Quick Thoughts: Steelers Versus Falcons

The Pittsburgh Steelers continued their December playoff push with a 27-20 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday in the Georgia Dome. The win raised their record to 9-5 and means the team could clinch their first playoff berth in three seasons with a home win over Kansas City this…


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Steelers Versus Falcons: An All-22 Primer

An All-22 primer of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ victory over the Atlanta Falcons. – This doesn’t apply solely to Ben Roethlisberger but it all starts with him. Why did the offense stall so often in the first half? What was Ben’s decision making and what were the coverages he faced? For…


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Steelers Film Room: Atlanta Falcons Scouting Report

Scouting report of the Atlanta Falcons for tomorrow’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. OFFENSE – Matt Ryan leads the bunch. Overall, he’s an accurate QB with a good arm in the middle of a fine, although not particularly spectacular season (25 TD, 11 INT, 65.5% completion). He’s thrown the ball…


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Report: Jaguars Free Agent RB Maurice Jones-Drew Looking To Get About $3.5 Million Per Season

Fresh from the for-what-it’s-worth department, Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports Thursday afternoon that Jacksonville Jaguars free agent running back Maurice Jones-Drew is currently seeking a contract that will pay him an average of $3.5 a season. Jones-Drew visited with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Wednesday and Thursday, but has…





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Steelers Covet RB Steven Jackson? Don\’t Believe It!

According to a Monday evening report by D. Orlando Ledbetter of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the Pittsburgh Steelers are one of five teams that “covet” free agent running back Steven Jackson, who recently voided the final year of his contract with the St. Louis Rams. Ledbetter uses the term “reportedly” in…