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Steelers Look To Get Roster Healthy During Their Bye Week

The Pittsburgh Steelers now head into their bye week following their 34-31 loss Sunday against the Oakland Raiders and hopefully they come out of the backside of it a healthier unit. While head coach Mike Tomlin did not give any injury updates during his post game press conference, it was obvious that tackle Marcus Gilbert […]

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Steelers Versus Raiders Game Rewind – Second Half Notes

Rookie Kelvin Beachum starts the second half with a false start. Ben Roethlisberger was off the mark trying to drop a deep ball into Mike Wallace and the Steelers are facing second and long. On third down Roethlisberger misses Antonio Brown on the right sideline that would have likely moved the chains. The Steelers quarterback […]

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Steelers Winners And Losers – Week 3 – Raiders

The Pittsburgh Steelers lost 34-31 to the Oakland Raiders on Sunday and have now dropped to 1-2 on the young season. Below are 4 players that I thought had winning performances in the game and 4 more that had losing performances. Winners: Heath Miller – The fantastic start to the season for Miller continues as […]

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Steelers Offensive & Defensive Snap Counts: Week 3 Raiders

Below are the week 3 official gamebook snap counts from the Pittsburgh Steelers 34-31 loss to the Oakland Raiders on Sunday. These counts also include penalty plays in addition. Offensively not much sticks out participation wise as the Steelers ran quite a bit of 11 personnel in the game that utilized 3 wide receivers on […]

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Breaking Down The Long Touchdown Run By Darren McFadden Against The Steelers

Last week I talked extensively about the zone blocking scheme that Oakland Raiders now use and how the defense of the Pittsburgh Steelers hadn\’t defended it well as of late. One of my biggest fears headed into this game was that the defense would have problem against this scheme and that Raiders running back Darren […]

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Steelers Versus Raiders Game Rewind – First Half Notes

The Pittsburgh Steelers lost 34-31 to the Oakland Raiders on Sunday and below are my first half notes from the game with the second half notes to follow soon. The opening kickoff ends with kicker Shaun Suisham having to make the tackle. Not a good start by special teams. On the first play for the […]

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Roethlisberger Claims He Called Plays Not In The Playbook

Despite the 34-31 loss to the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger had a solid performance, and evidently that performance included him calling some plays that weren\’t even in the Todd Haley Rosetta Stone playbook. Ken Laird of Trib Live Radio reported via Twitter after the game that Roethlisberger, who was 36-of-49 […]

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Steelers S Ryan Mundy Likely Facing Fine For Hit On Raiders WR Darrius Heyward-Bey

The Pittsburgh Steelers picked up their second loss of the season Sunday against the Oakland Raiders and safety Ryan Mundy likely will pick up a $21,000 fine for his early fourth quarter helmet-to-helmet hit on wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey. Heyward-Bey was injured while trying to make a catch in the end zone during the Raiders […]

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Steelers Drop To 1-2 In Week 3 Loss To Raiders – Game Recap

Oakland Raiders kicker Sebastian Janikowski kicked a 43 yard as time ran out to hand the Pittsburgh Steelers their second loss of the 2012 season. For the Raiders it was their first win of the season as quarterback Carson Palmer  was 24-of-34 passing in the game for 209 yards with 3 touchdown passes. The Steelers […]

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Mike Tomlin Post Game Press Conference – Raiders – Week 3

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin met the media for his post game press conference following the 34-31 week 3 loss to the Oakland Raiders. Below is a recap sand the audio. Tomlin said that he tips his hat to Raiders and that they played winning ball. He said that they can\’t expect to win […]

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Steelers Raiders Inactives – Week 3

Below is the inactive list for the Pittsburgh Steelers week 3 road game against the Oakland Raiders. The 7 inactive players are announced 90 minutes before kickoff. Steelers Inactives LB Stevenson Sylvester S Troy Polamalu QB Charlie Batch RB Rashard Mendenhall LB James Harrison NT Alameda Ta\’amu T Mike Adams Raiders Inactives T Khalif Barnes […]

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Report: Roethlisberger & Haley Had First \”Incident\” In Season Opener

We apparently have already had our first in-game “incident” between Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and new offensive coordinator Todd Haley. Ron Cook of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette reports Sunday morning that Roethlisberger and Haley had a disagreement during the Steelers opening Sunday night loss to the Denver Broncos, but that the quarterback says that […]

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NFL Week 3 Picks & Predictions – Dave Bryan & David Todd

Every Friday on The Terrible Podcast my co-host David Todd and I pick all of the NFL games against the spread and we will post those picks every Sunday morning throughout the season and track the results along the way. The Friday episode that includes our preview of the Pittsburgh Steelers week 3 game against […]

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Steelers Versus Raiders: Prediction & 7 Keys To The Game

The Pittsburgh Steelers take their 1-1 record out west to the Black Hole to face the winless Oakland Raiders on Sunday afternoon. Below are 7 things to watch for specifically in this game along with my prediction at the end of it. In case you missed it, here is my full preview of the game […]

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Hritz: Steelers Versus Raiders Preview & Prediction

By Jeremy Hritz Week three is here, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are making the trip to Oakland to take on the 0-2 Oakland Raiders. While it appears that this is an easy victory with all of the injuries in the Raiders secondary, there are no such things as gimme in the NFL. The last time […]

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Steelers Versus Raiders: Game Time, TV & Radio Schedule, Odds, Trends & More

Pittsburgh Steelers (1-1) vs. Oakland Raiders (0-2) Kickoff: 4:25 p.m., ET Site: Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum (63,132) • Oakland, Calif. Playing Surface: Grass TV Coverage: CBS (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2) Announcers: Ian Eagle (play-by-play) Dan Fouts (analyst) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network WDVE-FM (102.5)/WBGG-AM (970) Announcers: Bill Hillgrove (play-by-play) Tunch Ilkin (analyst) Craig Wolfley (sideline) Announcers: […]

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Steelers Injured Players Update Report – Week 3

Below is a player by player look at the Pittsburgh Steelers from an overall health perspective as they prepare to take on the Oakland Raiders. A complete rundown of the players currently on the injury report this past week. James Harrison (knee) – Harrison failed to practice any for a second full week in a […]

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Fantasy Predictions & Analysis Week 3: Steelers Versus Raiders

Christopher DiMarino Fantasy Overview: This matchup is very interesting. Most Steelers fans won’t worry about this game for a second because Ben Roethlisberger has looked incredible and the Raiders haven’t looked great. But what interests me is that this is a matchup of the two most notably struggling run offenses. Darren McFadden is an exciting […]

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Steelers Raiders Game Preview – Week 3

The Pittsburgh Steelers take on the Oakland Raiders Sunday on the road and below is a preview breakdown of the game from an offensive, defensive and special teams perspective. Steelers On Offense: On Sunday the Steelers will play a Raiders defense that is down their two starting corners. That means Joselio Hanson and Pat Lee […]

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Raiders Friday Injury Report – Barnes & Spencer Out – McClain Questionable

The Friday injury report for the Oakland Raiders is now out and it shows that tackle Khalif Barnes (groin) and cornerback Shawntae Spencer (foot) both sat out on Friday as expected and are listed as out for the game Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Second-year tackle Willie Smith reportedly has taken the majority of reps […]

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Looking At The Steelers Failures Versus Zone Blocking Scheme Last Season

Earlier today I wrote about how the Pittsburgh Steelers defense will need to shut down the zone blocking running scheme of the Oakland Raiders on Sunday in order to win the game. As I pointed out in that post, the defense has not done a good job against that blocking scheme as recently as last […]

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Steelers Must Be Ready For Raiders Zone Blocking Scheme

When the Pittsburgh Steelers face the Oakland Raiders on Sunday they will face the new zone blocking scheme that offensive coordinator Greg Knapp has implemented for this season. While the Raiders, and more specifically running back Darren McFadden, are still in the early stages of being accustomed to it, the Steelers defense has struggled recently […]

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Steelers Injury Report: Harrison, Polamalu, Mendenhall & Sylvester All Out Against Raiders

The Friday injury report for the Pittsburgh Steelers is in as Bob Labriola of Steelers Digest reports via Twitter that linebacker James Harrison (knee), safety Troy Polamalu (calf), linebacker Stevenson Sylvester (knee) and running back Rashard Mendenhall (knee) all are out for the game Sunday against the Oakland Raiders. Wide receiver Mike Wallace (groin), wide […]

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Steelers Will Ease Mendenhall Into Action Upon His Return

The Pittsburgh Steelers Friday injury report should provide a little clarity as to whether or not running back Rashard Mendenhall will make his season debut on Sunday against the Oakland Raiders. While Mendenhall reportedly continues to look good in practice as he continues to recover from his torn ACL suffered at the end of last […]

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The Terrible Podcast – Steelers Raiders Preview Episode

Season 3, Episode 19 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd I start by looking at the injury report for both the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Oakland Raiders as they prepare to do battle Sunday in Oakland. Friday practice is a key day for tight end Heath Miller in our opinion as […]

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Raiders Thursday Injury Report: LB McClain Limited, T Barnes & CB Spencer Still Sidelined

The Thursday practice participation injury report for the Oakland Raiders is now in and it shows that tackle Khalif Barnes (groin) and cornerback Shawntae Spencer (foot) did not practice once for a second straight day as expected. Both players will most likely miss the week 3 game Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Cornerback Coye Francies […]

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