Originally written on Football Extra Points  |  Last updated 11/20/14
The Steelers are out of the playoffs, what motivation will they have to play the Browns this week? Entering the last week of the season I'm sitting at 153-87.  That's ok but not great.  I'd like to be over 170 for the season, but it is what it is at this point.  Let's finish strong. With teams resting players and teams out, I'll also take a look at the postseason and offseason for the teams in addition to my picks. Tampa Bay at Atlanta - A game where one team has everything locked up and another team is out of the playoffs is tough to pick.   The Bucs are a young team with a good core on offense.  They need to bring in some more pieces on defense to keep getting better.  I like where they are going. The Falcons are headed to the playoffs and have the #1 seed.  Everyone, including me, have been asking what the Falcons can do in the postseason.  A running game and good defense are key to consistent play in the postseason.  Turner is a little older but Rodgers adds a nic...
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  • First of all the Steelers can start by getting rid of this high school football coach they call a head coach. They need to bring in someone that brings back Steeler football. Someone that can actually prepare his players for a game from week to week. Someone that installs discipline and hold the players accountable. Someone that the ownership can actually trust.
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