Keith Butler: ‘If we have to blitz a little more then I’m going to blitz a little bit more’

During the 2015 season the defense has been the biggest inconsistency for the Pittsburgh Steelers. At times, the defense has shown flashes of greatness by coming up with big turnovers at big moments. Mike Mitchell’s interception of Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer in Week 6 with the game on the... The post Keith Butler: ‘If we have to blitz a little more then I...
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January 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Keith Butler Says Steelers Players Need To Work On Tackling After Practice

One week after the Pittsburgh Steelers defense had a solid game of tackling against the Arizona Cardinals they reverted back to missing several of them in their Sunday road loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. During a recent interview on Steelers Nation Radio with Missi Matthews, Steelers defensive coordinator Keith... The post Keith Butler Says Steelers Players Need To Work On Tackling...
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October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Steelers DC Keith Butler Has A Magic Number of 17

This past Sunday at Heinz Field, the Pittsburgh Steelers defense managed to hold the league’s top scoring offense in the Arizona Cardinals to just 13 points. During a Thursday interview on Steelers Nation Radio, Missi Matthews asked Steelers defensive coordinator Keith Butler to comment on what that accomplishment says about his... The post Steelers DC Keith Butler Has A Magic...
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October 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Steelers Finalizing Three-Year Contract With Keith Butler To Be Their Next DC

Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that the Steelers are poised to name Keith Butler as their next defensive coordinator. According to Dulac, Butler is finalizing a three-year contract with Pittsburgh. Steelers HC Mike Tomlin reportedly met with Butler on Monday at the team’s facility. This comes just a few days after long-time defense coordinator Dick LeBeau...
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January 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Assessing Steelers’ Keith Butler vs. The Field for Defensive Coordinator

Right in the thick of playoff football on Saturday the bombshell dropped… the legendary Dick Lebeau is moving on. I have a ton of respect for Lebeau, but the fact is he was 77 and this was going to happen soon one way or another and it makes sense to do it now. This defense is going to add a ton of new faces over the next couple of seasons, and it doesn’t make sense for Lebeau...
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January 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Reports Say Steelers Would Alllow Keith Butler To Talk To Titans

We still don't know for sure whether or not the Tennessee Titans have asked the Pittsburgh Steelers for permission of the last 24 hours to interview linebackers coach Keith Butler for their defensive coordinator position, but if they do, Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that permission will be granted. Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean has also picked up on this as well...
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January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

If Keith Butler wants to leave the Steelers, who could blame him?

It seems that anytime a former Steelers coordinator accepts a head coaching job in the NFL, rumors begin to swirl that he’ll snatch Keith Butler, the team’s linebackers coach since 2003, away and make him his new defensive coordinator. And whenever these rumors begin to circulate, the general opinion among fans and the local media is that Butler will stay because of the apparent...
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January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

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