Found September 26, 2012 on Steelers Depot:
Below are the coverage stats for the Pittsburgh Steelers following their Sunday loss to the Oakland Raiders Steelers Defensive Coverage Stats Versus Raiders PLAYER ATT COMP COMP % YDS YPA YAC TD INT 53-C.Carter 1 0 0% 0 0.0 0 0 0 23-K.Lewis 6 2 33% 27 4.5 -8 0 0 24-I.Taylor 8 5 63% 31 3.9 7 1 0 29-R.Mundy 3 2 67% 4 1.3 0 2 0 28-C.Allen 4 3 75% 33 8.3 2 0 0 99-B.Keisel 1 1 100% -3 -3.0 4 0 0 25-R.Clark 1 1 100% 7 7.0 0 0 0 93-J.Worilds 2 2 100% 15 7.5 10 0 0 94-L.Timmons 2 2 100% 18 9.0 6 0 0 50-L.Foote 2 2 100% 33 16.5 18 0 0 NA 4 4 100% 44 11.0 24 0 0 Steelers Read more [...]

James Harrison’s Agent Admits Linebacker Has Suffered A Setback

Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports Thursday morning that Bill Parise, the agent for Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison, has admitted that his client has suffered yet another setback with his left knee. It was reported on Wednesday that Harrison left the Steelers practice facility prior to the team working on Wednesday after his knee did respond well...

Steelers’ Ryan Clark takes proactive stance on replacement officials

The 2012 NFL season will forever be known as the year of the replacement officials. It doesn’t matter how many games the Steelers win or anybody else; whoever wins the Super Bowl will have an asterisk by their title in the minds of the fans. Now if the Steelers were to win it we certainly wouldn’t do that would we? Seriously though, nary a game goes by without at least one controversial...

Raiders Cut Block On Steelers DE Ziggy Hood Was Legal

Several have emailed me asking me if the cut block performed by Oakland Raiders right tackle Willie Smith on Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Ziggy Hood late in the Sunday game was an illegal chop block. If you remember, I posted the differences between a legal cut block and an illegal chop block following the Steelers week 1 loss last year to the Baltimore Ravens and I am reposting...

As Steelers struggle, Roethlisberger shines

Don't blame quarterback Ben Roethlisberger for Pittsburgh's slow start. Roethlisberger has been nearly unstoppable during the first three weeks of the season, averaging over 300 yards a game and throwing eight touchdowns against just one interception. He's currently second in the NFL in quarterback rating and has proven to be a quick study of offensive coordinator Todd...

Raiders sign LB Vic So’oto, another ex-Packer

The Oakland Raiders announced this tuesday that they have signed free agent outside linebacker Vic So’oto, marking another former Packers’ player that was brought by general manager Reggie McKenzie, who spent 17 years in Green Bay in administration duties. So’oto joins cornerbacks Brandian Ross and Pat Lee as ex-Packers currently on the active roster, in [...]

The root of the Steelers loss to the Raiders

The final score was 31-34 in Oakland, which is a place the Pittsburgh Steelers generally play poorly. However, if the Steelers were going to lose in Oakland most would have expected an offense that couldn’t move the ball while giving up touchdowns on special teams and turnovers. While there were turnovers and special teams were leaky, that wasn’t why the Steelers lost the game...

Oakland Raiders preparing for Peyton Manning and Denver Broncos offense

After the Oakland Raiders victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, they will try to make it two in a row against AFC West rival Denver Broncos. That means preparing for soon to be Hall of Fame quarterback Peyton Manning. “He’s Peyton Manning; he’s a Hall of Fame quarterback,” Raiders head coach Dennis Allen said. “There’s no way that we’re going to in any...

Steelers Unlikely to See Replacement Refs Again

According to Adam Schefter the NFL and the NFLRA are close to a deal that would bring the normal NFL refs back as soon as this weekend. There are some concerns that a deal won’t be done until next week which would mean the regular officials would return by week 5 of the season. Unless negot ContinueThe post Steelers Unlikely to See Replacement Refs Again appeared first on SteelBlitz.

Offensive Game Grades: Week 3 vs. Pittsburgh

Last Sunday, the Oakland Raiders not only beat the Steelers, but also gave a big boost to their playoffs hopes. This time, the offense was the one who kept the team in the game and eventually put the Silver&Black in the lead. Here are this week’s offensive grades: Quarterback: Carson Palmer had his best performance [...]

Pittsburgh Steelers: Week 4 NFL Power Rankings (#11)

Last week: 6 (-5) Record: 1-2 The Steelers suck on the road. Over the last year plus on the road, they are -43, including playoffs, and +137 at home. They beat Indianapolis by just 3, Kansas City by just 4, and Cleveland by just 3 last year and now they lost to Oakland. They also really miss James Harrison and especially Troy Polamalu. That’s not all him, but a lot of that is him...

Oakland Raiders sign DE Andre Carter and release T Joe Barksdale

The Oakland Raiders have signed defensive end Andre Carter. Carter is an 11 year veteran that has spent time with the San Francisco 49ers, Washington Redskins, and New England Patriots. In order to make room on the roster, the Raiders waived 2011 NFL Draft third round pick Joe Barksdale. “Like I said, it was a long battle,” Carter said of his quad injury. “It was such...

Denver appliance store offering free appliances if Broncos shut out Raiders

The Broncos have not been very good defensively to start out the season. They haven’t really played well in general, but their offense has scored over 25 points per game through the first three weeks. However, their defense has allowed more than three touchdowns per game, which has resulted in a 1-2 record. Appliance Factory Outlet in Denver has decided to roll the dice on the...

State of the AFC West: Week 3 Review, Week 4 Preview

After three weeks of play, the AFC West still looks like any of the four teams could end up winning it. To be honest, nobody has looked good for four quarters. There have been bright spots (especially last week for the Oakland Raiders), but not many. Right now, I wouldn’t argue with anyone who said [...]
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