Originally posted on Steelers Depot  |  Last updated 9/8/12
The Pittsburgh Steelers open their 2012 season Sunday night against the Denver Broncos and below is a breakdown of the game from an offensive and defensive perspective. Steelers On Offense: Expect Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley to try to run early and often in this game. He used Will Johnson at fullback quite a bit during the preseason with only two wide receivers on the field on early downs. Although you can't put too much stock into preseason run direction stats, the Steelers did run up the middle 54 times on 143 preseason rushes. When you add in the runs to right and left guard, Read more [...]
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