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Kugler Says DeCastro Faces Long Comeback But Thinks He Will Be Back This Year

Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review has updated his report from earlier on Monday that stated the Pittsburgh Steelers do not intend on placing rookie right guard David DeCastro on the season ending injured reserve list. Monday after practice head coach Mike Tomlin announced that DeCastro would have surgery on…


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Ramon Foster Familiar With Next Man Up Role

While the official word on the right knee injury suffered by Pittsburgh Steelers rookie right guard David DeCastro Saturday night against the Buffalo Bills is not yet known, it would be anything short of a miracle if he is not lost for season. The early rumors are that the Steelers…






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Steelers Offensive Game Notes Versus Colts

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Indianapolis Colts 26-24 Sunday night at Heinz Field in their second preseason game of the 2012 season. Below are my offensive notes from the game. The first big run by Jonathan Dwyer was a result of great blocking by the offensive line. Willie Colon had…




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2012 Pittsburgh Steelers Training Camp – Sunday – Day Nineteen Recap

The Pittsburgh Steelers were again back on the Latrobe practice fields on Sunday in preparation for their second preseason game against the Indianapolis Colts next Sunday night at Heinz Field. Sitting out practice on Sunday were running backs Jonathan Dwyer (shoulder), Isaac Redman (groin), punter Jeremy Kapinos (back), tackle Mike…




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Steelers Eagles Preseason Offensive Participation Chart & Personnel

Below are the offensive personnel packages, play counts and participation chart for the Pittsburgh Steelers week 1 preseason game loss on Thursday against the Philadelphia Eagles. Player Notes: Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger only played one series, 15 plays, as did center Maurkice Pouncey. Running back Isaac Redman and tight end Heath…


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Steelers Offense Game Notes Against Eagles

Below are my offensive notes from the first run through of the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-23 loss Thursday night to the Philadelphia Eagles. My defensive notes will be along next. I liked the use of fullback David Johnson out of the backfield on the first 3rd down of the game. Johnson…