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Steelers CB Brandon Boykin Has Talked To Coaches About Lack Of Playing Time

Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Brandon Boykin has played all of 13 defensive snaps so far this season and on Monday, he was asked if he’s talked to the coaching staff about his lack of playing time. “I mean, I had conversations with them,” said Boykin, according to Ed Bouchette of the... The post Steelers CB Brandon Boykin Has Talked To Coaches About Lack Of Playing Time appeared...
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Pittsburgh Steelers: Finally racking up the sacks

The Pittsburgh Steelers are off to a 2-2 start during the 2015 season. Throughout the Steelers’ franchise history, they have been known for a tough, smash-mouth defense that can impose their will on any opposing offense. Pittsburgh has lost their ability to get to opposing quarterbacks in recent seasons, but that trend may have stopped this year. In 2014, Pittsburgh was only able...
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The Steelers must watch out for these four Chargers players

The Steelers have to travel across the country for a Monday night game against the San Diego Chargers, and they are coming off a painful loss. Now they have to think about how they are going to walk out of San Diego with a win. AROUND COVER32 Power Rankings: How does the NFL stack up after Week 4 of the season? Heroes and Goats: Who stood out in a crazy Week 4? Gut Reactions: Three...
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DE Stephon Tuitt leading the charge on defensive resurgence

Pittsburgh Steelers second-year defensive end Stephon Tuitt was one of the most talked about young players on the team's defense during the offseason. Now that the defense has been making a lot of noise around opposing quarterbacks, Tuitt said things are slowing down for the unit. "It's our job to help put our offense in the best position on the field," Tuitt said, via ESPN. "We...
Via 60 Max Power O
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WR Martavis Bryant says 'my issues are behind me'

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant returned to work after a four-game suspension for failing the NFL's drug policy, but vowed he'll stay away from trouble. Bryant had failed multiple tests over a 16-month period since entering the league in 2014. “I am confident that it won't happen again,” Bryant said, via “My issues are behind me and now I am...
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The two biggest decisions in the Pittsburgh Steelers’ loss

Mike Tomlin has been repeatedly criticized for his play calling in last Thursday’s 23-20 overtime loss to Baltimore. Like I wrote in my last article, it is hard to pinpoint any one play or play call for the Steelers’ loss because there were several guilty parties involved. When you let a 20-7 lead evaporate, everyone did their part (or didn’t depending on how you want to look...
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Monday web roundup: Pittsburgh Steelers

WR Antonio Brown frustrated in Ben Roethlisberger's absence The Pittsburgh Steelers will have to wait a few more weeks before Ben Roethlisberger can return to the lineup, and no one is counting the days more than ... Tomlin had patience with a previous kicker By Ed Bouchette / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. A Steelers kicker missed a field goal from 41 yards at home early in the...
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Pittsburgh Steeler fans should stop blaming Mike Tomlin

Just when you thought the whole “Tomlin won with Cowher’s players” narrative was a thing of the past, you go to a bar and get into a discussion about the Steelers agonizing 23-20 overtime loss to Baltimore at Heinz Field on Thursday night, and you realize those sentiments will probably always exist among some fans. The fan yours truly was talking to at the bar Saturday night...
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Three Teams Have Reached Out To K Josh Scobee Already

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that three NFL teams have already reached out to former Steelers K Josh Scobee as of Sunday night. However, Scobee will need a few weeks to heal from a quad strain that he’s currently dealing with, according to La Canfora. Week 4 was a disaster for quality player from NFL kickers, which explains why a guy could already be generating interest...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

GAME RECAP: Bringin’ on the Heartbreak

The game started with a sense of apprehension in the air. There was a lot of “this doesn’t feel like a Steelers-Ravens game” sentiment floating around. Add in Mike Vick starting and the bizarre crowd that shows up for Thursday Night games, there wasn’t much “normal” about this one. First Quarter The Ravens won the toss and let the Steelers have the ball. That proved...
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John Harbaugh supports his brother by rocking Michigan gear

As we grow up, our priorities change, and we don’t pay as much attention to the little things in life like we used to do. John Harbaugh has enough on his plate as an NFL head coach, but with the Baltimore Ravens notching a 23-20 win against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday Night Football, he had an off day today. And what better way to spend the beautiful Saturday than going...
Via Gamedayr
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Landon Donovan volunteers to kick for Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers probably have no other choice but attempt to rectify the team’s woeful situation at the kicker position after Josh Scobee missed two fourth-quarter field goal attempts in a 23-20 overtime loss to the Baltimore Ravens. It appears that will be the case as reports indicate the team will hold kicker tryouts, beginning with former Washington Redskins kicker...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Roethlisberger could return earlier than expected

The Pittsburgh Steelers do not allow players who are using crutches to stand on their sideline during games, and Ben Roethlisberger wasn’t about to watch Thursday night’s game against the Baltimore Ravens from a box. So he didn’t bother with the crutches, instead putting weight on his injured knee. That could be a very positive...Read More
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Josh Scobee gets Wikipedia treatment after brutal game

Don’t be surprised if the Pittsburgh Steelers decide to move on from kicker Josh Scobee in the coming days. But if you checked out Scobee’s Wikipedia page at any point Thursday night, you may have thought that already happened. Scobee got the Wikipedia treatment from several angles, as his page was hacked numerous times in...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Steelers Fans Calling For Team To Bring Back Former Kicker Jeff Reed--And He's Up For It!

Josh Scobee's house in Pittsburgh has probably been egged by now. After missing two field goals, which caused head coach Mike Tomlin to lose enough confidence in him not to have him attempt a 50-yard field goal, he is going to be persona non grata in Steel Town.If the chatter on Twitter is any indication the fans are hoping the team will cut him loose and bring this guy back:via...
Via FatManWriting
4 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Snoop Dogg's NSFW rant on Josh Scobee

The Pittsburgh Steelers will likely be on the hunt for a new kicker after Josh Scobee shanked kicks from 49 and 41 yards out in the team’s 23-20 loss to the Baltimore Ravens on Thursday Night Football. Scobee was having a subpar season by kickers’ standards heading into the Week 4 matchup, having made only four of six kicks thus far this season. With the Steelers starting...
Via The Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Michael Vick throws block on Steelers TD

Michael Vick has emphasized the past few years that he is a team player who will do whatever it takes to help his squad succeed. That attitude was on display Thursday night when he decided to get physical on a running play. The Steelers had a 1st and 10 at the 11 and handed off...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Vick leads players to watch on 'Thursday Night Football'

Michael Vick will start for the 2-1 Pittsburgh Steelers when the winless Baltimore Ravens come to the Steel City for Week 4’s Thursday Night Football. Now 35, Vick will be making his first start since late last November, when he completed just 7 of 19 passes for the New York Jets in a 38-3 loss to the Buffalo Bills. He spent the offseason attempting to find a job before finally...
Via The Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Snoop Dogg blasts Michael Vick's critics

More than eight years after being charged on crimes relating to animal abuse and dog fighting, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Michael Vick is still receiving criticism from those who don't believe he should be suiting up on a NFL field.Vick, who Pittsburgh signed to back up Ben Roethlisberger back in August, will make his first start with the team against the Baltimore Ravens on...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Roethlisberger hoping Tomlin will allow him on sidelines

Ben Roethlisberger obviously won’t be able to take the field with his teammates in the coming weeks due to an MCL sprain in his left knee, but the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback hopes head coach Mike Tomlin will allow him to be close to it during Thursday night’s tilt with the Baltimore Ravens. “I’m trying to convince Coach (Mike) Tomlin to let me be on the sidelines...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
6 days ago  |  Discuss

One Guy’s Letter to the Steelers’ Brandon Boykin

Dear Brandon, I’m taking the unusual step of writing this to you because I feel like you deserve some answers and we the fans of the Steelers do too. I was really pleased when the Steelers traded a conditional draft pick to get you out of Philly back on the first of August because I thought (as did many others) that you would be a great asset to our struggling secondary. I saw...
Via Steel City Blitz
7 days ago  |  Discuss

B.J. Finney A Pittsburgh Steeler Once Again. This Time On The Practice Squad

B.J. Finney, who gained some notoriety when he signed a free agent contract last summer (see video), was released on September 5th. His release left some people to ask why he was released because they felt that he deserved a practice squad spot. Some others were confused as to why he was released when he had sustained an ankle injury in the final preseason game.  Steelers fans...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

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