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Mike Tomlin And The Distinction Between Reality And Stereotype

Before the Pittsburgh Steelers’ most recent game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday, head coach Mike Tomlin was interviewed for a previously recorded pre-game segment, during which Fox NFL sideline reporter Laura Okmin asked him about his thoughts on being labelled a “player’s coach”. While he preceded his statement by saying that the label […]

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Tomlin Expects Rebound From Wing After Wearing Poor Punt This Week

While it’s not the sole reason why the Pittsburgh Steelers lost Sunday to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the 29-yard punt by Brad Wing with 50 seconds left in regulation certainly didn’t help matters. During his Tuesday press conference, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin said he looks forward to seeing his young punter bounce back from […]

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Tomlin To Take Extreme Measures?

By Michael K. Reynolds Obviously the performance of Pittsburgh Steelers players and coaches was below the line against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Because of this, head coach Mike Tomlin, who until this week was known as a “players coach” is pulling off the gloves. During this week’s press conference Tomlin announced his strategies for fixing […]

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Steelers Run Defense Improved Over Past Two Games

The Pittsburgh Steelers defense was pounded on the ground for much of the first two weeks of the season, giving up 191 yards in the season opener and another 157 in the Thursday night loss four days later. In the first game against the Cleveland Browns, the Steelers allowed two rookie backs to run over […]

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Steelers Special Teams Played Its Role In Sunday’s Loss

The Pittsburgh Steelers suffered one of their more frustrating losses in recent years this past Sunday, allowing the go-ahead touchdown drive in the fourth quarter with just seven seconds remaining on the clock. And in more than any other game this season, the performance of the special teams units played a role in that loss. […]

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David Todd: Quick Thoughts: Steelers Versus Buccaneers

By David Todd In one of the most disappointing games in the history of Heinz Field, and the disappointing games are coming a lot more frequently the past few years, the Pittsburgh Steelers lost 27-24 to the previously winless Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Continuing an early season trend, the Steelers committed 13 penalties for 125 yards, […]

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Tomlin Says He Called Run-Pass Option Play On 3rd Down Late In Loss To Buccaneers

With the Pittsburgh Steelers needing just five yards on third down and five to put away the Tampa Bay Buccaneers with 1:35 left in the game, the offense ran a run-pass packaged play that they had already run several other times during the game. The play resulted in a two-yard loss by running back Le’Veon […]

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Tomlin Says Lack Of Depth, Poor Angles Led To Buccaneers Big Play Late In Sunday’s Loss

During his Tuesday press conference, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin was asked to describe what went wrong on the 41-yard catch and run by Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Louis Murphy late in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s loss. “We were in a zone defense, we had a four man rush that was encompassed […]

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Steelers Film Room: Murphy For 41 Yards In 4th Quarter

The biggest play that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers had against the Pittsburgh Steelers was the 41-yard completion to Louis Murphy from quarterback Mike Glennon with 35 seconds left in the game. I thought all of you might like to see this play broken down properly. Pre snap, the Steelers show a cover-2 look with safety […]

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No Sign Of Stopping Penalty Trend For Steelers

Through the first quarter of the 2014 regular season, the Pittsburgh Steelers have been penalized 21 times on offense, with 17 of them being accepted. Another 23 penalties were committed by the defense, with 17 accepted. On special teams, all 10 committed infractions were accepted. That’s 56 penalties committed with 44 accepted through the first […]

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James Harrison Active In First Game Back In Pittsburgh

After the Pittsburgh Steelers re-signed James Harrison, I wrote that his conditioning, I did not believe, would play much of a role, if any, in terms of dictating his playing time. But even I did not anticipate him playing as much as he did in his first game. While Jason Worilds over at left outside […]

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Steelers Versus Buccaneers: An All-22 Primer

By Alex Kozora Your weekly All-22 primer before the coaches’ tape is released Wednesday. Key areas I’ll attempt to look at while reviewing the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 27-24 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. – I have a pretty good idea of what happened, the Bucs showed heavy pressure pre-snap looks (sugaring the “A” gaps), but […]

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Report: Steelers Will Have Referees At Practice This Week

Following the Pittsburgh Steelers 27-24 loss Sunday to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, head coach Mike Tomlin vowed to fix the penalty problem that has plagued the team through their first four games of the season. Part of the fixing process will reportedly include having referees at practice this week, according to a Monday evening report […]

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Steelers Film Room: Haley Used Packaged Play One Too Many Times Against Buccaneers

Just because a play or packaged play works once in a game doesn’t necessary mean that it will work twice and such was the case Sunday in the Pittsburgh Steelers 27-24 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. With 4:33 left in the first quarter, running back Le’Veon Bell Picked up 16 yards off of right […]

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Steelers WR Antonio Brown Didn’t Know Post Touchdown Celebration Rules

Thanks to comments made Monday morning by Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown, we can now see a few areas where head coach Mike Tomlin might want to start coaching better if he wants the pre and post snap penalties to start decreasing following the 27-24 loss Sunday to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. According to […]

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Steelers Marcus Gilbert, Steve McLendon Receive Top PFF Marks For Play Against Buccaneers

Pro Football Focus now has there initial grades out for the Pittsburgh Steelers following their 27-24 loss Sunday to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and I am not very surprised that tackle Marcus Gilbert (3.6) graded out as the best player on offense. Gilbert has now put together two solid games after not playing well in […]

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The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Buccaneers Game Recap & More Episode

Season 5, Episode 23 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and David Todd and I get right into going over the Pittsburgh Steelers bad loss Sunday to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. As usual, we go over the complete game and let you know what we saw that was bad along with the little good. We discuss several key […]

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Steelers Vs. Buccaneers: Player Snap Counts Week 4

Below are the player snap counts for the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday afternoon loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, according to the official gamebook. We will see if any of these differ in our game charting. As far as the offense goes, there are no big surprises outside of wide receiver Lance Moore seeing a little […]

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Steelers Team Better, But Worse Off, Than A Year Ago

The Pittsburgh Steelers had a golden opportunity to get their year off to a 3-1 start, playing at home against a winless team. They were winning, in fact, for most of the second half—that is, until the last seven seconds, when Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Mike Glennon found wide receiver Vincent Jackson in the end […]

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Rapid Fire Conclusions: Game Four vs. Buccaneers

By Michael K. Reynolds Even had the Pittsburgh Steelers managed to secure victory against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers they would have to be honestly appraised as an underwhelming 3-1 team. As it turns out, they are 2-2 following another devastating loss against a poor team, which is becoming a Mike Tomlin trademark. When considering how […]

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Steelers Vs. Buccaneers: Winners And Losers From Week 4

There was plenty not to like Sunday in the Pittsburgh Steelers 27-24 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and after rolling through the tape two full times, here is just a small sampling of some winners and losers for you to discuss. Feel free to add your own in the comments below. Winners: Heath Miller […]

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Tomlin Needs To Start Trusting In His Offense To Win Games Late

As bad as the Pittsburgh Steelers defense played Sunday in their 27-24 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, their offense still had a chance to put away the game. However, instead of giving quarterback Ben Roethlisberger a chance to win the game on one play, the coaching staff decided they would play it safe. Backed […]

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Steelers TE Heath Miller Caught A Career-High 10 Passes In Sunday Loss

There are only a few positives to take away from the Pittsburgh Steelers 27-24 loss Sunday to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. One of those positives was the play of tight end Heath Miller. Miller, who is in his 10th year with the Steelers, had a career-high 10 receptions Sunday in the loss. Miller had previously […]

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Buccaneers Had Just Put In Deep Pass Play To Louis Murphy This Week

Through the first three quarters of the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers the defense had only surrendered one explosive play of 20 yards or more and that was the deep pass completed to rookie wide receiver Mike Evans down the left sideline against cornerback William Gay. In the fourth quarter, however, […]

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Steelers Mike Tomlin On Penalties: ‘It’s Ridiculous’

The Pittsburgh Steelers 27-24 loss Sunday to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is one that won’t soon be forgotten and after the game head coach Mike Tomlin blamed it on his team being an undisciplined group “We are too highly penalized,” said a heated Tomlin during his post game press conference. “Obviously we are not coaching […]

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Steelers Embarrass Themselves In 27-24 Loss To Buccaneers

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Mike Glennon hit wide receiver Vincent Jackson with a five-yard touchdown pass with seven seconds remaining in regulation to beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 27-24 at Heinz Field. After only allowing 64 total yards of net offense in the first half, the Steelers defense gave up 286 in the second half along […]

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