Originally written on Steelers Depot  |  Last updated 9/19/12
I have pointed out the problems that the Pittsburgh Steelers have had running the ball on first and second down through their first two games of the 2012 season, but their opponent in week 3, the Oakland Raiders, have had their problems as well on the early run downs. So far against the San Diego Chargers and the Miami Dolphins the Raiders running backs have 29 carries on first and second down for a total of 60 rushing yards. That equates to just a hair over 2.0 yards per carry. 8 of those 29 carries have gone for zero or negative yardage and only 4 have gone for more than 5 yards, with 11 Read more [...]
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