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Numbers Crunch: Browns vs Steelers Hidden Statistics

By Alex Kozora Some of the ugly statistics born out of the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-10 defeat to the Cleveland Browns. I’ll try and fight through the tears as I type them. If you don’t want to feel worse about this loss, stop here. This one isn’t going to be pretty. – Cleveland’s 31 points are […]

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Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: Game 6 vs. Browns

By Michael K. Reynolds What is worse for the Pittsburgh Steelers? The pelting of dog biscuits they received from the Dawg Pound or the dog house they have found themselves in with their own fan base? After Sunday’s 31-10 mauling by the Cleveland Browns, Coach Mike Tomlin’s post-game conference seemed like just another bad soap […]

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Steelers Vs. Jaguars Game Rewind – Second Half

By Alex Kozora Observations from the Pittsburgh Steelers Week Five 17-9 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars. Second Half – Cameron Heyward doing a good job of taking on this cut block, staying on his feet and helping to make the tackle. – False step by this Jacksonville linebacker. Takes a step back on the snap. […]

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Steelers Need To Prove That Run Defense Is Truly Fixed Against Browns

In their first two games of the 2014 season the Pittsburgh Steelers defense gave up 348 yards rushing. While they’ve only given up a total of 161 yards on the ground in their last three games, it’s way still too early to label the run defense as being fixed. While their defense should be commended […]

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Steelers Versus Jaguars: An All-22 Primer

By Alex Kozora As usual, here is your All-22 primer following the Pittsburgh Steelers 17-9 victory versus the Jacksonville Jaguars Sunday afternoon. – Individually, the Steelers’ offense seemed to play well. Ben Roethlisberger, fumble aside, he had another solid game statistically. It was his third straight game completing 70% of his passes. Antonio Brown’s streak was kept […]

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Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: Game 5 vs. Jaguars

By Michael K. Reynolds After an underwhelming victory against the hapless Jacksonville Jaguars the Pittsburgh Steelers can now rest in the knowledge they are not the worst team in the NFL. In fact, at a healthy record of 3-2, albeit against some of the league’s patsies, the team is sitting in a pretty good spot. […]

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Steelers Film Room: Run-Pass Option Play Puts Away Jaguars

Remember the run-pass option play that the Pittsburgh Steelers used four times last week in their loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers? Well, they used a slight variation of it during their final drive Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars to secure the win. In fact, they used it on back-to-back plays. On second down and […]

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Steelers vs Buccaneers Film Review: Justin Brown

First-year wide receiver Justin Brown continues to be the primary slot receiver for the Pittsburgh Steelers through four games, though veteran Lance Moore did see a good handful of snaps a week ago against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. As I detailed yesterday, however, that doesn’t mean all that much, considering all targets outside of the […]

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Steelers vs Buccaneers Film Review: Marcus Gilbert

The Pittsburgh Steelers were not getting what they paid for from right tackle Marcus Gilbert through the first two games of the season after signing him to a new long-term deal late in the offseason, tying him down on the line for years to come. His early struggles belied a steady progression throughout the spring […]

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Steelers Receiving Targets Concentrated On A Core Four

It’s no surprise that wide receiver Antonio Brown has brought in the lion’s share of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ receptions, receiving yards, and touchdowns through the first quarter of the 2014 season. He is, after all, an All-Pro wide receiver coming off a 110-reception, 1499-yard, eight-touchdown performance a year ago, and he just last Sunday became […]

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Steelers vs Buccaneers Film Review: Maurkice Pouncey

Pittsburgh Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey’s return to the lineup after missing the 2013 season has made it easier on the rest of the offensive line to take on opposing defensive lines that are tough up the middle. This was a problem last year, particularly against 4-3 teams, but as we’ve seen so far through the […]

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Steelers vs Buccaneers Film Review: Lawrence Timmons

You may recall that veteran Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Lawrence Timmons got this season off to a slow start, missing somewhere around double-digit tackles between the first two games alone. Timmons, of course, has not been immune to slow starts in his career, but it’s more difficult in some years than others for the rest […]

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Steelers Fantasy Football Stat Projections Versus Jaguars – Week 5 – 2014

By Tony DelSignore Jr. Week 5 – October 5, 2014 Location: Ever Bank Field, Jacksonville, Florida Opponent: Jacksonville Jaguars After a dominant performance in Carolina, the Pittsburgh Steelers suffered what could be a season altering loss on Sunday to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. One of the opening lines in my Week 4 preview –  If […]

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Steelers DE Cameron Heyward Fined $22,050 For Unsportsmanlike Conduct

Another week and another fine for a Pittsburgh Steelers player. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward has been fined $22,050 for unsportsmanlike conduct – using abusive language towards an official in the game Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. #Steelers DE Cameron Heyward was fined $22,050 for unsportsmanlike […]

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Steelers Vs. Buccaneers Game Rewind – Second Half

By Alex Kozora Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers Week Four 27-24 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Second Half – Single high with the Steelers in man coverage. 3×1 formation for the Bucs. Mike Mitchell covering Austin Seferian-Jenkins to the isolated side. Tampa Bay attacks him and the pass is complete for seven. – Upon […]

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Steelers Vs. Buccaneers Game Rewind – First Half

By Alex Kozora Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers Week Four 27-24 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. First Half – Kick return unit. Front five: Shamarko Thomas, Robert Golden, Vince Williams, Terence Garvin, Antwon Blake. Michael Palmer and Matt Spaeth the next two. Stephon Tuitt and Will Johnson again form the wedge. LeGarrette Blount serves […]

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Steelers vs Buccaneers Film Review: Wrinkles In The Passing Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers opened up a new wrinkle on offense against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers—or at least revisited one that we don’t often see—when Ben Roethlisberger utilized the play action frequently in the pass game. Even more uncommon was a handful of designed rollouts, sometimes paired with play action, both of which the Steelers do […]

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Steelers vs Buccaneers Film Review: Cody Wallace

The Pittsburgh Steelers received solid work out of reserve lineman Cody Wallace last season when he had to finish up the final quarter of 2013 as the starting center. He had a particularly positive final two games, which helped net him a new three-year contract. Now the primary reserve lineman for all three interior positions, […]

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Kozora: Ramon Foster & Breakdown Of Louis Murphy’s Reception Video

By Alex Kozora Another episode but this time hopefully a better one. I’m no longer using my phone and this video is in HD with an actual microphone. We start by discussing the underrated absence of guard Ramon Foster and what he means to the Pittsburgh Steelers offense. And for the first time, we go […]

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Moore Could Continue To See Less Snaps Than Brown In Coming Weeks

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed wide receiver Lance Moore to a two-year, $3 million contract during the offseason and based on the $855,000 base salary that he’s scheduled to earn this season, he’s earned $57,000 for each of the 15 snaps he’s been on the field for through the first four games. Moore, who missed the […]

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Steelers Film Room: Would-Have, Could-Have, Should-Have Play Against Buccaneers

Two plays prior to the Pittsburgh Steelers failed run on third down and five with 1:35 left in the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the offense faced a second down and eight with 1:40 left on the clock. Had they picked up a first down on the play, the Buccaneers would’ve had to burn […]

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Steelers Film Room: Steelers vs Buccaneers Sack Breakdown

By Alex Kozora Below is a breakdown of the five sacks allowed by the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday afternoon against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. 2nd and 10, 14:27 1st. Shotgun, 11 personnel. Steelers have five blocking versus a four man rush. Ben Roethlisberger is sacked in 2.2 seconds. Hardly any time for the route to develop. […]

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Roethlisberger Talks Run-Pass Options In Late Third Down Play Against Buccaneers

There’s been a lot of discussion about the run-pass option play the Pittsburgh Steelers ran on third down with five yards to go with less than two minutes to go that could have won the game Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. During his Wednesday session with the media, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was asked if […]

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Steelers TE Heath Miller Off To A Great Start In 2014

Thanks in part to his career-high 10 catches Sunday in the loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Heath Miller now has 21 catches through the first four games of the season. Only once in his career has Miller had more catches than that through the first four games played and that […]

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2014 NFL Week 4 TOX Stats

I now have the TOX stats through Week 4 of the 2014 NFL season compiled and this week the teams with a plus two or better TOX stat went a perfect 12-0 (100%). Year to date, teams with a plus two or better TOX stat are now 39-4 (90.7%). Keep in mind that the expected […]

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The Terrible Podcast – Talking Tomlin Presser, Steelers Jaguars Game Preview With Hays Carlyon & More Episode

Season 5, Episode 25 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and with David Todd out today as he takes care of some personal business, I am again joined by Alex Kozora. Alex and I start off this episode by going over what Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin had to say during his Tuesday press conference. This includes […]

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