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Below are the coverage stats for the Pittsburgh Steelers following their 27-24 overtime loss Sunday to the Dallas Cowboys.
The completion percentage of 71% is down right awful as is the 8.1 yards per attempt.
Josh Victorian was targeted 9 times and allowed 7 completions. I should note that a few were screens, but the yards after the catch, 42 to be exact, is something a Steelers corner should never let happen. It wasn't just Victorian either, as yards after the catch for the whole team was bad.
The Steelers will hopefully have both Cortez Allen and Keenan Lewis in the lineup this week Read more [...]
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If Ben Roethlisberger can stand before the media and take the blame for a loss that clearly was not all on him then so can I. I can admit when I’m wrong and I owe many people an apology although I’m not going as far as some of you think.
I was tired of Bruce Arians’ offense. I was tired of bubble screens and seeing Roethlisberger on his back more than Joan Rivers awaiting another...
A lot has been made about the post-game comments made by Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger following the overtime loss to the Dallas Cowboys. In those comments Roethlisberger seemed to be unhappy with the play calling of offensive coordinator Todd Haley during the game as well as the lack of no-huddle used.
Head coach Mike Tomlin was asked on Tuesday during his...
What we know is that former Pittsburgh Steelers’ offensive coordinator and current Arizona Cardinals’ head coach Ken Whisenhunt is likely to be out of a job within the next two weeks. After a Super Bowl appearance that seems like a century ago, Whisenhunt teams have struggled especially the last couple of years. After a 4-0 start the team then lost nine straight before beating...
As expected, the Pittsburgh Steelers announced on Tuesday that guard Willie Colon has been put on injured reserve with a knee injury to make room for running back Rashard Mendenhall, who was reinstated by the team on Monday following his one week suspension for conduct detrimental to the team.
This marks the third season in a row that Colon has been placed on injured reserve....
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin met the media on Tuesday for his weekly press conference to talk about the loss on Sunday to the Dallas Cowboys and the upcoming game against the Cincinnati Bengals.
During his press conference Tomlin updated the current injury status of the team heading into this week of practice. Wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders (rib) suffered a rib injury...
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Plaxico Burress has been with the team for four games now and this past Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys he was one of the seven inactive players for the first since he was signed. Depending on how injuries shake out this week, Burress could once again find himself without a helmet in the game this Sunday at Heinz Field against the Cincinnati Bengals...
Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin believes Ben Roethlisberger's post-game comments about offensive coordinator Todd Haley were all out of frustration, and said Roethlisberger is "on board with what we're doing."
"That was a tough, hard-fought football game, an emotional one, and. when you come up short, there are frustrations associated with that...
The Pittsburgh Steelers have reinstated running back Rashard
Mendenhall following his one-week suspension for conduct detrimental to the
team, reports Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Halfback Rashard Mendenhall, suspended for one week by Mike
Tomlin, returned to the Steelers Monday.
The Steelers suspended Mendenhall for last Sunday’s game
against the Dallas...
Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Heath Miller says there's still a chance for his struggling team to get it together.
Maybe, but time is running out.
The Steelers (7-7) have dropped four of five following Sunday's 27-24 overtime loss to Dallas on Sunday and need to win each of their last two games to reach the postseason for the third straight year.
Pittsburgh gave the game...
Season 3, Episode 57 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I get right into talking about the Tuesday press conference of Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin as it relates to injuries, Rashard Mendenhall, Ben Roethlisberger, Todd Haley and who might start at right tackle. This actually turns into pretty good back in forth banter.
We discuss the play of...
Per a report from Alan Robinson of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was not happy with the play calling in their loss to the Dallas Cowboys Sunday. The All Pro quarterback didn’t mince words when asked about offensive coordinator Todd Haley’s play selection. When asked why tight end Heath Miller did not see more targets late in...
Thanks to Benson for sending this over.
I may be partial to Mr. Magoo's A Christmas Carol in terms of animated yuletide specials, but Charlie Batch having anything to do with Christmas wins Christmas.
Hopefully this season turns out less depressing than the typical Charlie Brown life scenario. Video below:
Here we go.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Pittsburgh Steelers have reinstated running back Rashard Mendenhall after suspending him for missing their game against the Chargers two weeks ago.
Steelers announced they have reinstated running back Rashard Mendenhall from the team’s Reserved/Suspended List.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) December 17, 2012
I wonder if Mendenhall will...
Cowboys WR Dez Bryant told reporters following Sunday’s win over the Pittsburgh Steelers that his injured finger was feeling fine.
“The finger feels fine,” said Bryant, via ESPN Dallas. “I’m strapping up and playing New Orleans. I’m going to get that out there right now. I’m playing New Orleans. We’re just going to be careful with it throughout the week and get...
With the Patriots dropping to the third seed in the AFC, and likely staying put there, let's take a look at the most likely road to the Super bowl the Patriots will have to face.What's most important for the Patriots is who receives the sixth seed because that will be who they play in the first round. That means that this upcoming match up between the Bengals and Steelers...