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The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Cincinnati Bengals 24-17 Sunday night and below are my first half notes from the game with the second half notes to follow soon.
A great run back by Chris Rainey to start things off. The opening screen pass to Antonio Brown includes great blocks by Mike Adams and Emmanuel Sanders to free him. Great protection on the first third down conversion of the night and Heath Miller picks ups the free running defensive back. Horrible drop by Mike Wallace on the next third down and long as Ben Roethlisberger slides left and puts the ball right on his hands. Field goal. 3-0 Read more [...]
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One of the plays from Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday night win over the Cincinnati Bengals that perhaps best illustrates how good the offensive line blocked in the game was the 11-yard touchdown run by rookie running back Chris Rainey.
As you can see in the animated gif above, the Steelers used their 11 personnel (zebra) grouping on the play which includes three wide receivers...
The Pittsburgh Steelers announced today that defensive end Corbin Bryant has been signed to the practice squad to fill the open spot.
Bryant was signed to the 53 man roster last Tuesday when rookie nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu was placed on the suspended list.
Bryant was waived on Saturday when offensive lineman John Malecki was promoted from the practice squad to the 53...
Ben Roethlisberger is in a no-win situation and while some of it may be of his own doing, the fact is that he just can’t win no matter what he does on the field anymore. If he gets the Steelers a lead in the second half and the team still loses, it’s his fault. If he puts up 31 points and the Steelers lose, it’s his fault. If he leads the team from behind and the Steelers still...
The Pittsburgh Steelers drew up a perfect trick play against the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday Night Football, but Baron Batch couldn’t haul in the pass from Antonio Brown. Doesn’t get much easier than this.
How do you feel about the Steelers this year? Just to take a shot in the dark: You feel okay but not great. You don't think this team is going to win the Superbowl this year because they've struggled against beatable teams. You're worried that the defense might not be as good as you want it to be. You don't want to see games get into shootouts because if something...
The National Football League is reviewing a play during the
Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday night game against the Cincinnati Bengals in which Steelers
wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders faked an injury to allow his team to substitute personnel,
reports Michael David Smith of ProFootballTalk.com.
With the Steelers facing
third-and-11 with six minutes left in the game, Pittsburgh wanted...
The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Cincinnati Bengals 24-17 Sunday night and are now 3-3 on the season. Below are 5 players that I thought had winning performances in the game and 3 more listings of players, or group of players, that deserve to be scolded.
Ike Taylor - Taylor rebounded in a big way against the Bengals Sunday night and he did it against A.J. Green, one...
No one could have predicted the game Jonathan Dwyer, the Steelers 3rd string RB, had on Sunday night.
The Pittsburgh Steelers might be a 3-3 team through six weeks, but they know that they are
going to have to run the ball a whole heck of a lot better than they have been over the course of
the first six games of the season if they have a chance to make it to the playoffs this year. This
week’s foe is the Washington Redskins, who are 4 ½-point underdogs on the opening...
Ben Roethlisberger threw an 8-yard touchdown pass to Heath Miller with 24 seconds left in the first half, then found the tight end for the tying 2-point conversion, pulling the Pittsburgh Steelers into a 14-all tie with the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday night.
The Steelers overcame a first half full of self-destruction to even it up.
Both teams needed a win to stay close to AFC...
In this AFC North match-up, the Pittsburgh Steelers traveled to Ohio to face the Cincinnati Bengals. The Steelers worked their way to victory, defeating the Bengals by a score of 24-17. With only a half game between them in the division now for second and third place, we'll take a look at the key components for how we can determine the outcome of the re-match in Pittsburgh in...
Season 3, Episode 32 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I get busy digging into the Pittsburgh Steelers 24-17 win Sunday night over the Cincinnati Bengals. After quickly going over the post game injury report we discuss what went right and what went wrong in the win.
We discuss the play of the offensive line, most notably Willie Colon, as well as the secondary...
My eyes! During a press conference at Heinz Field way back in April, the Pittsburgh Steelers announced that the team would don throwback uniforms on two occasions this year to celebrate the organization’s 80th season. And on Sept. 7, the Steelers subsequently announced what games the team would be wearing the throwbacks: On Oct. 28 for a game against the Washington Redskins and...
Jim Wexell focused on the rookies during his tape review of the Steelers' 24-17 win Sunday night over the Cincinnati Bengals. It starts with the big man -- Mike Adams -- joining the band.