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Steelers.com Modern-Era Team: Skill Positions

Throughout the week, Bob Labriola at Steelers.com has been putting together a Pittsburgh Steelers’ “Modern Era,” from 1992 to present day. He’s run through all the skill positions, which we’ll put here, and a brief explanation from Labriola for each selection. Quarterback: Ben Roethlisberger – “In between 1992 and drafting…


Former Steelers FB Kreider Enjoying The Retired Life

Long a fan favorite of the team, former Steelers fullback Dan Kreider seems to have been one of the last in a breed of dinosaurs at the position. In this, I mean the lead blocking, throwback-style fullbacks whose face masks got mangled each and every game and who’s primary responsibility…





Will Alan Faneca Follow Jerome Bettis Into Canton In 2016?

It took him five tries, but iconic former-Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jerome Bettis finally got the call he’d been waiting for Saturday night-his election into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The sixth-leading rusher in NFL history, Bettis ran for 13,662 and 91 scores over his illustrious 13-year career, capping…


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Roethlisberger Looking To Pick Up Where He Left Off At In The Georgia Dome

By Tim Rice This Sunday, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger should be primed and ready to finish where he last left off in the Georgia Dome several years ago.  While Steelers fans and analyst have indicted this Mike Tomlin lead team for not being the old Steelers team of yesteryear,…



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Steelers vs Bengals: Numbers Crunch

A statistical analysis of the Pittsburgh Steelers 42-21 win over the Cincinnati Bengals. – The Bengals were defeated at home for only the second time in the last two seasons. Coming into today’s matchup, they were 12-1-1. – The big stat of the day. This was Le’Veon Bell’s third straight…


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Le’Veon Bell Packing On Points Now In Addition To Yards

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell rushed for 185 yards and caught another six passes for 50 yards to give him 235 yards from scrimmage yesterday against the Cincinnati Bengals. That gives him three consecutive games of at least 200 yards from scrimmage, making him only the second player in…


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Steelers WR Antonio Brown Has Several Franchise Records In Sight

Thanks to his nine catch, 117 yard performance Sunday in the 42-21 win over the Cincinnati Bengals, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown now has 105 catches for 1,375 yards on the season. As long as he stays healthy, he’ll easily set new franchise records in receptions and yardage. Brown…


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Numbers Crunch: Steelers vs Titans

By Alex Kozora A statistical analysis of the Pittsburgh Steelers 27-24 victory over the Tennessee Titans Monday night. – We have to start with the star of the show – Le’Veon Bell. His 33 rushes are the most by a Steeler since Rashard Mendenhall. His 204 yards rushing the most…


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Steelers Run Over Panthers 37-19 Sunday Night

The Pittsburgh Steelers ran all over the Carolina Panthers Sunday night on their way to a 37-19 win as running backs Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount both topped the century mark. Bell and Blount combined to rush for 265 yards on 31 carries in the Steelers win. The last time…


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Le’Veon Bell Has Overtaken Eddie Lacy In Total Yards, For Now

When the Pittsburgh Steelers decided to draft running back Le’Veon Bell in the second round of the 2013 NFL, there was a good portion of the fan base that was upset as it meant that they chose the Michigan State product over former Alabama running back Eddie Lacy. While Lacy…