Week 1

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2015 NFL TOX Stats: Weeks 1 & 2

I’ve finally gotten around to tabulating the TOX stats from the first two weeks of the 2015 NFL season and as expected, the plus-two number is alive and well. In Week 1, teams that finished a game with a plus-two or better TOX stat went 8-2 (80%). If you know…



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Steelers Vs. 49ers: Colin Kaepernick’s Week 1 Passing Chart

The San Francisco 49ers beat the Minnesota Vikings Monday night at home and being as they are the Pittsburgh Steelers next opponent, I thought many of you would like to see the passing chart of quarterback Colin Kaepernick from that Week 1 game. 11 of Kaepernick’s 17 completions in the Monday night…


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6 Offensive Takeaways From The 49ers Week 1 Win

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday at Heinz Field and while we have some future posts that will dedicated to previewing that game, I thought I would share some of my initial offensive observations from their Monday night win over the Minnesota Vikings. 1 –…




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Steelers vs. Patriots: Tom Brady’s Week 1 Passing Chart

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady completed 25 of the 32 passes that he attempted Thursday night in his team’s win over the Pittsburgh Steelers and while he did throw for 288 yards in the game, most of his throws traveled less than 10 yards in the air past the…



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David Todd: Quick Thoughts On Steelers Versus Patriots

The Pittsburgh Steelers lost their season opener 28-21 to the defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots on Thursday night at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts in the inaugural game of the 2015 NFL season. The overturning of Tom Brady’s 4-game suspension in relation to DeflateGate was the major storyline…


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Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: 2015 Week One

The 2015 edition of the Pittsburgh Steelers are off and running like a herd of turtles as the opening season match against the integrity-challenged New England Patriots provided as predictable an outcome as it was disappointing. Even the casual follower of their 1-4 preseason would know the Black and Gold…



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2015 NFL Season Week 1 Discussion Thread

The first Sunday of the 2015 NFL season is now upon us and even though the Pittsburgh Steelers game is already in the books, there’s still quite a few interesting games on tap for today. We will all be keeping close tabs on the three other AFC North teams today…


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2015 NFL Week 1 Picks & Predictions: Dave Bryan & David Todd

Every Friday on The Terrible Podcast my co-host David Todd and I will once again be picking all of the weekly NFL games against the spread. We will post those picks every Sunday morning throughout the season and track the results along the way. While they didn’t make them on…


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Steelers Film Room: Consistency From LB Jarvis Jones Against The Patriots

In the Thursday night regular season opening loss to the New England Patriots, the Pittsburgh Steelers defense was outplayed for most of the game. However, while few, there were some individual performances during the game that can be considered bright spots and outside linebacker Jarvis Jones was one of those players. While…


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2015 NFL Week 1: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of and I don’t know about you, but I’m looking forward to watching a ton of football this weekend now that the Pittsburgh Steelers regular season opener is already in the books. It certainly wasn’t a great showing Thursday night against the New England Patriots, but…