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Early Projections Have 2014 NFL Salary Cap At $126.3 Million

It has long been expected that the 2014 NFL salary cap number would remain somewhat flat and on Wednesday, Albert Breer of the NFL Network reported that the early projected cap number for next season is $126.3 million, which would be an increase of $3.3 million over 2013. Projected cap numbers for the following year […] Early Projections Have 2014 NFL Salary Cap At $126.3 Million...
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December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Bengals Injury Report: CB Terence Newman Expected To Miss Steelers Game

The Cincinnati Bengals have now submitted their first injury report for the week as the prepare to play the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday night at Heinz Field. Not practicing on Wednesday were cornerback Terence Newman (knee) and running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis (illness). Newman is expected to miss the game Sunday night with an MCL sprain and […] Bengals Injury Report: CB Terence...
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Elias Sports Makes Several Scoring Changes To The Steelers-Dolphins Game

Elias Sports has made a few scoring changes to the Pittsburgh Steelers loss to the Miami Dolphins and as a result, it cost a linebacker a sack and a few wide receivers some yardage. The sack of Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill with 13:18 remaining in the second quarter has now been changed to an aborted […] Elias Sports Makes Several Scoring Changes To The Steelers-Dolphins...
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December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Injury Report: Beachum Practices; Gilbert, Keisel, Hood, McLendon, Polamalu All Sidelined

The Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday night at Heinz Field and the first practice report for the week is now out. Not practicing on Wednesday were tackle Marcus Gilbert (ankle), defensive end Ziggy Hood (ankle), defensive end Brett Keisel (foot), nose tackle Steve McLendon (ankle) and safety Troy Polamalu (shoulder). Video from […] Steelers Injury Report...
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December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Decision To Extend TE Heath Miller During The Offseason Should Be An Easy One

Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Heath Miller is now nearly one full year from the serious knee injury suffered late last season and is currently on pace to catch 62 passes for 667 yards, despite missing the first two games while finishing up his rehab. With 2014 currently scheduled to be the final year of Miller's […] Steelers Decision To Extend TE Heath Miller During The Offseason...
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December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Dolphins DT Randy Starks Not Thrilled With Cody Wallace Giving Him A Prostate Exam

Pittsburgh Steelers center Cody Wallace made his first career NFL start this past Sunday against the Miami Dolphins, but thanks to two incidents during the game, he likely played the game for free. Not only will Wallace be fined by the league for spearing Dolphins linebacker Koa Misi late in the game, he could also […] Dolphins DT Randy Starks Not Thrilled With Cody Wallace Giving...
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The Terrible Podcast – Talking Tomlin Tuesday Presser, Playing Time & Bengals Preview With Joe Reedy Episode

Season 4, Episode 56 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I look discuss the talking points following the Tuesday press conference given by Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin. We spend extra time debating the playing time of younger players moving forward and also discuss the potential fate of the […] The Terrible Podcast – Talking Tomlin Tuesday Presser...
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Tomlin Getting Offensive With His Outside Linebackers

By Matthew Marczi Mike Tomlin was asked yesterday to comment on what insight he might have gained regarding the situation at outside linebacker based on what he’d seen in LaMarr Woodley’s return from a three-game absence, as well as in the linebacker rotation that saw Woodley play heavily on the right side for the first […] Tomlin Getting Offensive With His Outside Linebackers...
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Jarvis Jones Not To Blame For Long Run By Ryan Tannehill

The Pittsburgh Steelers gave up three more plays of 40 yards or more Sunday in their loss to the Miami Dolphins and on one of them, rookie linebacker Jarvis Jones is being unfairly blamed for a missed assignment. On the 48 yard run by quarterback Ryan Tannehill off of the read-option in the first quarter, […] Jarvis Jones Not To Blame For Long Run By Ryan Tannehill is a post from...
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Jerricho Cotchery Back In The Rotation Against The Dolphins

By Matthew Marczi For one reason or another, it seemed as though Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery had somewhat fallen out of the rotation in recent weeks in a move that seemed to coincide with the re-emergence of tight end Heath Miller as a receiving threat. In the two games prior to Sunday’s loss […] Jerricho Cotchery Back In The Rotation Against The Dolphins...
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Mention Of Limas Sweed Sparks Tomlin’s Ire

By Matthew Marczi Yesterday at head coach Mike Tomlin’s weekly press conference—during which he was abnormally forthright and ingratiating—one reporter was so swept up in the new and improved Tomlin Experience that he was lulled into a false sense of security. In his docile state, he even went so far as to evoke the name […] Mention Of Limas Sweed Sparks Tomlin’s Ire is...
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Report: Some Nobody Says Mike Tomlin Is In Play For Texas Head Coach Job

Chip Brown, a writer for OrangeBloods.com, which is part of the Rivals Network of sites, was a guest on Fox Sports Live Tuesday night and according to him, current University of Alabama head coach Nick Saban isn't the only big name in play to possible become the next head coach of the University of Texas. […] Report: Some Nobody Says Mike Tomlin Is In Play For Texas Head Coach...
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Was The Ryan Clark Penalty On Sunday Indeed Reputation Based?

In the third quarter of the Sunday loss to the Miami Dolphins, Pittsburgh Steelers safety Ryan Clark was assessed a personal foul penalty for hitting running back Daniel Thomas after a catch. Referee John Parry claimed that Clark hit Thomas while he was defenseless. Immediately following the play, CBS announcers Ian Eagle and Dan Fouts […] Was The Ryan Clark Penalty On Sunday Indeed...
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December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Sign DE Hall Davis To The Practice Squad; Release RB Ray Graham

Due to Pittsburgh Steelers currently having a few players banged up on their defensive line, the team signed defensive end Hall Davis to their practice squad on Tuesday. Davis was originally drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the fifth round of the 2010 NFL Draft out of Louisiana-Lafayette. He has bounced around on several […] Steelers Sign DE Hall Davis To The Practice Squad; Release...
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December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Roethlisberger Says He Loves Where The Offense Is Right Now

During his weekly radio show Tuesday on 93.7 The Fan, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger took issue with people thinking that his post game comments about the offense getting away from running the football in the second half in the Sunday loss to the Miami Dolphins was some sort of jab at offensive coordinator Todd […] Roethlisberger Says He Loves Where The Offense...
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December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers Injury Report: Beachum, Keisel Might Be Back For Bengals Game

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin updated the injury status of the team on Tuesday during his weekly press conference as they prepare to play the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday night at Heinz Field. According to Tomlin, tackle Kelvin Beachum (knee) has an opportunity to play this week, but he will probably be limited in practice […] Steelers Injury Report: Beachum, Keisel Might...
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December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

No Answer For Le’Veon Bell’s Fast Start, Slow Finish Against The Dolphins

By Matthew Marczi When the Pittsburgh Steelers first broke huddle against the Miami Dolphins, it seemed that the game plan was to ride the young workhorse running back, Le’Veon Bell, in the snowy weather. The first snap of the game was a running back screen that went for five yards. A sack on second down […] No Answer For Le’Veon Bell’s Fast Start, Slow Finish Against The...
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December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Poor Tackling Rears Its Ugly Head Once Again For Defense

By Matthew Marczi The Pittsburgh Steelers entered Sunday’s game having already tied their season total in missed tackles from last year at 82, according to Pro Football Focus. That was already a far cry from their heyday of recent years. They missed just 69 tackles in 2011, 76 in 2010. In 2009, it was again […] Poor Tackling Rears Its Ugly Head Once Again For Defense is a post...
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December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Week 14 Stats – Adjusted Net Yards Per Passing Attempt Differential

Week 14 of the 2013 NFL season is now behind and it's time again to look at the adjusted net yards per passing attempt differential stats heading into Week 15. Despite losing to the Miami Dolphins on Sunday, the Pittsburgh Steelers actually had a nice jump of .29 as far as their differential went this […] 2013 NFL Week 14 Stats – Adjusted Net Yards Per Passing Attempt Differential...
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December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 A Dud, But Emerging Youngsters A Reason For Optimism Next Year

By Jeremy Hritz The Steelers suffered another defensive collapse yesterday against the Dolphins, but in the end, once again, they were in a position to pull out a close win. However, in what seemed to be a repeat from other losses this year, the Steelers could not squeeze out the win late. While this isn’t […] 2013 A Dud, But Emerging Youngsters A Reason For Optimism Next Year...
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December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Illegal Forward Pass On The Steelers Final Play? Calling All Geometry Majors

Not that it matters at this point, but several have asked if the lateral from Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to wide receiver Antonio Brown, during the wacky final play against the Miami Dolphins, went forward. I have two screen shots below and the first is the exact moment that the ball leaves Roethlisberger's hand. […] Illegal Forward Pass On The Steelers...
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December 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Free Agent Market Value Of Jason Worilds And Why The Steelers Aren’t Likely To Retain Him

With three games now left in the Pittsburgh Steelers 2013 season, a lot of fans are wondering what it might take in order to retain outside linebacker Jason Worilds, who is scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent during the offseason. In order to determine that, below are a few things to think about. First […] Free Agent Market Value Of Jason Worilds And Why The Steelers...
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December 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Tomlin’s Decision To Let Polamalu Return Missed Field Goal Went Against Late Game Decision

While many are debating the decision by Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin to go for it on 4th and 10 from his own 10-yard-line with 2:33 left in the Sunday game against the Miami Dolphins, the decision made by him to allow safety Troy Polamalu to run back a missed 52-yard field goal by […] Tomlin’s Decision To Let Polamalu Return Missed Field Goal Went Against Late Game...
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December 09, 2013  |  Discuss

The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Dolphins Recap, Worilds Future & More Episode

Season 4, Episode 55 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I look at the good, bad the ugly following the Pittsburgh Steelers 34-28 loss to the Miami Dolphins on Sunday and yes, we even discuss a few of the decisions made by head coach Mike Tomlin during the game as […] The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Dolphins Recap, Worilds Future & More Episode...
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Steelers Cameron Heyward, Mike Adams Receive Top Grades From PFF In Loss To Dolphins

In the loss Sunday to the Miami Dolphins, Mike Adams started at left tackle for the Pittsburgh Steelers for the first time since his benching earlier in the season. According to Pro Football Focus, Adams graded out as not only the best Steelers offensive lineman, but the best player on offense with a 3.2 rating. […] Steelers Cameron Heyward, Mike Adams Receive Top Grades From PFF...
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December 09, 2013  |  Discuss
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