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The injured superstar triumvirate of James Harrison, Rashard Mendenhall and Troy Polamalu practiced so well through the bye week, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin didn’t ...
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Today Mike Tomlin said the Steelers will tighten up their play selection when it comes to the running game. I’ll go ahead and take that one step further; the Steelers must change their play selection in the run game.
Pittsburgh used to use the run to open up the passing game. In 2005 the Steel ContinueThe post Steelers Play Selection in Run Game Must Change appeared first on SteelBlitz.
Mike Tomlin had his weekly press conference on Tuesday, and among the hot topics was the status of injured players James Harrison, Troy Polamalu, and Rashard Mendenhall. According to Tomlin each practiced on Monday and the team will see how the players do throughout the week before making a final decision on their playing status.
He was optimistic though about the possibility of...
The Pittsburgh Steelers, coming off an early bye week, will face the Philadelphia Eagles this Sunday at Heinz Field. As is the norm, head coach Mike Tomlin gave his weekly press conference to address the media involving the upcoming matchup.In 18 minutes, Tomlin covered the injury status of some key players (Polamalu, Harrison, Mendenhall), the impact players for the Eagles including...
Over a week ago my wife and I were watching the Pittsburgh Steelers lose to the Oakland Raiders. During the action the camera cut to the sideline and a shot of the dejected Steelers' Head Coach Mike Tomlin."He looks just like Omar Epps," my wife said. I sigh as I agree with her and remind her I have been telling her that for a while now. Finally, at that moment,...
Michael Vick got out of jail in 2009, expressed interest in returning to the NFL, and eventually landed with the Philadelphia Eagles, supplanting Kevin Kolb and then Donovan McNabb at quarterback. Now Steelers coach Mike Tomlin says there's a good chance all of that could have happened just down the road. Tomlin was seriously interested in bringing Vick to the Steelers as a backup...
Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison sent out a tweet today indicating that he’s hopeful that he’ll be on the field for this week’s game against the Eagles.
God willing, I will be playing Sunday against the eagles!
— James Harrison (@jharrison9292) October 1, 2012
The good news is that he did practice on Monday.
Injured Steelers James Harrison and Troy Polamalu practiced on Monday as the team returned from its bye week.
Harrison declined to speculate on whether he'll be available for Sunday's game against Philadelphia. The four-time Pro Bowler has been slowed by a left knee injury and he skipped the team's final practice last week. Harrison said he'll have a better idea...
LaMarr Woodley says it's not so much the double teams, or the chip from a running back, or even the way an opposing offense might shift its protection scheme to his side of the field.
The absence of fellow former All Pro Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker James Harrison has had a much less tangible effect on Woodley.
''I really can't tell as far as, like, the...
Despite their 1-2 start to the season, the Pittsburgh
Steelers could receive a significant boost this weekend on both sides of the
football. Running back Rashard Mendenhall and linebacker James Harrison could
make their season debuts for Pittsburgh, while safety Troy Polamalu could
return from an injury that’s kept him out the past two weeks.
Harrison and Polamalu...
According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Tribune, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin believes both linebacker James Harrison and safety Troy Polamalu will play this week.
Bouchette also tweeted that Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall is ready to make his season debut this Sunday against the Eagles.
Affiliate – In one of the marquee matchups of Week 5 of the NFL season, the Philadelphia Eagles will make the short in-state trip to Heinz Field to take on the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday. According to this week’s NFL odds, the Steelers (1-2) are 3-point favorites over the Eagles (3-1) with the over/under listed at 44 points.
The Eagles continued to live on the edge in their...
As fortunate as they may have seemed at the time, it's hard to argue with the Philadelphia Eagles' results so far.
The Pittsburgh Steelers would be happy to settle for winning ugly.
The Steelers should get Troy Polamalu, James Harrison and Rashard Mendenhall back as they look to avoid falling in a 1-3 hole Sunday against the visiting Eagles.
Philadelphia (3-1) has been...