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Arizona Cardinals Reportedly Hire Pittsburgh Steelers Special Teams Coach Amos Jones
January 25th, 2013 at 10:33 PM
One area of the 2012 Pittsburgh Steelers that left nightmarish images in fans heads were their special teams units. Looking back, one may surmise that they were doomed from the start as special teams coordinator Al Everest was fired days before the season opener and Amos Jones was promoted to...

Indianapolis Colts Bring Brand New Roster into Game Against Pittsburgh Steelers
August 18th, 2012 at 10:10 PM
For a quick glance at what the Indianapolis Colts look like in 2012, Chuck Chapman, the editor at Colts 101, swung by to give us a breakdown.***PHOTO1*** When the Pittsburgh Steelers and Indianapolis Colts meet at Heinz Field Sunday night, Steelers fans won’t recognize the team they beat in Indianapolis back in...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Even Record Against Indianapolis Colts on Sunday Night
August 18th, 2012 at 9:56 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers had their last walk-through in Latrobe Saturday morning and will now shift gears into game mode before taking on the Indianapolis Colts in their Heinz Field season debut. For fans, this is an exciting time as the team continues to take shape. However, for the players and...

Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger Coming to Terms with Change
June 11th, 2012 at 8:53 PM
One of the biggest stories of the offseason for the Pittsburgh Steelers has been about change. Gone are veterans James Farrior, Hines Ward and Aaron Smith, as well as offensive coordinator Bruce Arians. While the players are sorting themselves out, the coaching situation has been solidified by Todd Haley and...

Former Pittsburgh Steelers Offensive Coordinator Moves on to Indianapolis Colts
January 30th, 2012 at 7:34 PM
The Indianapolis Colts have officially hired former Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Bruce Arians as their offensive coordinator. On Jan. 22 the Steelers let Arians' contract expire against the wishes of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.  It has been said that Steelers president Art Rooney II wants the team to regain its blue-collar identity on offense. Arians, 59,...

Will Senior Bowl Week Clear up the Offensive Coordinator Mystery
January 24th, 2012 at 10:55 PM
With the retirement / firing of Bruce Arians, the Pittsburgh Steelers are searching for a new Offensive Coordinator. Unfortunately, for fans, the coaching staff and front office have been quiet about the ongoing search, with the names of outside candidates only being speculated about. Recently the NFL Network reported that...

Pittsburgh Steelers Now in Search for New Offensive Cooridnation as Bruce Arians Resigns
January 20th, 2012 at 11:22 PM
On Friday January 20th 2012 many fans of the Pittsburgh Steelers finally got their wish to be once and for all rid of Bruce Arians.  Many have felt that the direction of the offense under Arians at times was mislead, unsuccessful and game plans were miscalculated.  With the Arians deciding it was finally time to retire, it is now time to see how Mike...

Is Pittsburgh Steelers Offensive Coordinator Bruce Arians Leaving?
January 19th, 2012 at 11:14 PM
Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Bruce Arians "might not return in 2012," the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports. If he leaves, it'll be the first time that Steelers coach Mike Tomlin has had to replace an offensive or defensive coordinator since taking over the team in 2007. Arians considered retirement last year, the paper...

Has Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver Mike Wallace Been Figured Out?
December 2nd, 2011 at 8:28 PM
There was once a time when Mike Wallace was an enigma. He was very fast, caught a few touchdown passes and wasn't really known to defensive coordinators. However since his emergence in 2009 he has caught the eye of opposing defenses, due to his blazing speed and ability to stretch...

How Will Ben Roethlisberger’s Thumb Injury Affect the Pittsburgh Steelers Offense?
November 26th, 2011 at 12:56 AM
The Pittsburgh Steelers have had their share of injuries this season and the latest could be the one that hurts them the most.  Ben Roethlisberger's latest thumb injury is the newest issue that the Steelers have had to deal with, so how will this injury affect the game plan against...

Can the Pittsburgh Steelers Running Game Return Against the Kansas City Chiefs?
November 23rd, 2011 at 8:53 AM
The Pittsburgh Steelers have taken steps on the road to transforming their offense over the course of this season, but a big reason why they have become so pass happy is the lack of a running game.  The running game that had been such a force over the past two...

Grading the Pittsburgh Steelers Tight Ends
November 16th, 2011 at 11:58 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** Tight end certainly is not the most glamorous position on the Pittsburgh Steelers roster.  Most football fans likely wouldn't recognize Health Miller or David Johnson, let alone some Steelers fans.  However, very few teams have a group of tight ends who are capable of both blocking and receiving as...

Can the Pittsburgh Steelers Offense Rebound Against the Feisty Cincinnati Bengals Defense?
November 12th, 2011 at 7:57 AM
Much of the talk in the wake of the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday night loss to the Baltimore Ravens was surrounding the defense as they let up 92 yards when the game was on the line, however the offense factored into that loss as well.  The offense was unable to get...

Baltimore Ravens – Pittsburgh Steelers GameDay
November 6th, 2011 at 7:44 AM
***PHOTO1***The Pittsburgh Steelers will meet the Baltimore Ravens during week nine of the regular season and the atmosphere surrounding this game seems like a playoff game, than a regular season game.  Mike Tomlin once said "It would be a big game if we played them in a scrimmage."  Actually anytime these two teams...

Can the Pittsburgh Steelers Offense Overcome the Baltimore Ravens defense?
November 5th, 2011 at 9:54 AM
***PHOTO1***With the biggest matchup of the year just a day away there are many questions surrounding how the Pittsburgh Steelers will fare against the Baltimore Ravens. Perhaps the biggest question floating around is how the Steelers offense with their new found identity will attack the leagues no. 1 ranked defense. It's...

Pittsburgh Steelers Opening Drive Set Tone Against New England Patriots
October 31st, 2011 at 9:26 AM
***PHOTO1***The opening drive was the most tone setting element of the Pittsburgh Steelers 25-18 victory over the New England Patriots at Heinz Field on Sunday.  The Steelers utilized the passing game as they used to use the running game to control clock and gain the edge over their opponent. Rather than committing to the...

Pittsburgh Steelers Week Seven Wednesday Injury Report Versus the Arizona Cardinals
October 19th, 2011 at 11:12 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers once again have a bit of a laundry list on their injury report going into the week seven contest in Phoenix against the Arizona Cardinals, only this time it includes several valuable members of the defensive front seven.  The following is a list of this week's listed...

Pittsburgh Steelers – Jacksonville Jaguars GameDay
October 16th, 2011 at 8:51 AM
***PHOTO1***With week six of the NFL schedule upon us the 3-2 Pittsburgh Steelers will host the 1-4 Jacksonville Jaguars at Heinz Field.  The Steelers are coming off a big win where they found themselves in all phases of the game in week five.  Now we will see if that was just a...

Will the Pittsburgh Steelers Offense Continue to Dink and Dunk Towards Success?
October 14th, 2011 at 11:45 PM
***PHOTO1***In week five against the Tennessee Titans, the Pittsburgh Steelers went back to their old way of running the offense.  By taking that strategy they found a way to move the ball quickly, effectively and at the same time control the clock.  The hindrance of Ben Roethlisberger's mobility due to...

Assessing the Pittsburgh Steelers Win Over the Tennessee Titans
October 10th, 2011 at 7:56 PM
***PHOTO1***Following the Pittsburgh Steelers 38-17 victory on Sunday over the Tennessee Titans, there is a lot to assess.  While there were some negatives that happened, for once there are more positives to move forward with.  Although the big win is nice, there is still a tough road ahead for the...