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Pittsburgh Steelers WR Antonio Brown

Steelers remaining schedule could be boom or bust

Six games. That’s all that remains of the 2017 regular season. Six games. During those six games the Steelers will face two top 10 defenses (Baltimore and Cleveland). They will face one top 10 offense (New England). The flipside is that they will face the two worst offenses in the ...

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SCU NFL Weekly WTF

WTF week 11 in the NFL. Can you say “Dilly Dilly?”

When the Steelers are winning, and winning consistently, it makes writing the WTF column a lot more fun. I love writing them up after a big Steelers victory while a lot of other wacky stuff happens with all 31 other teams. The most fun WTF moment from Week 11 is ...

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Baltimore Ravens Rival Report

Ravens remain in postseason hunt with win over Packers

My Steel City Underground Podcast co-host Brian E. Roach had a great saying about Sunday's Ravens/Packers game: it's hard to watch the Ravens when they're winning. Playing on the road at Lambeau, the Baltimore Ravens surprised many with a 23-0 shutout victory over the Green Bay Packers this weekend. However, ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger

The Steelers can only go as far as Big Ben takes them

Finally, the Steelers put up a massive amount of points in a game this season. It happened in their last game against the Tennessee Titans when they dropped 40 on the shell-shocked team from the south. The black and gold may have only had three days in-between games but that ...

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Cincinnati Bengals Rival Report

Bengals barely win in Denver

The Cincinnati Bengals had a successful weekend after losing three of their last four games. The Bengals traveled to Denver and eeked out a win against a struggling Broncos team who later benched their second quarterback of the season and fired their offensive coordinator, after generating only 17 points on ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers OT Marcus Gilbert

How the Steelers will move forward without Marcus Gilbert

On Monday afternoon, the NFL announced that Pittsburgh Steelers right tackle Marcus Gilbert has been suspended four games for using performance-enhancing substances. Gilbert, a player many feel is a Pro Bowl caliber tackle, will be missed, but it's not as if the Steelers haven't had to play without him this season. ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers DE Stephon Tuitt

You Make The Call: Roughing the Passer?

You Make The Call is a weekly feature from Steel City Underground which will challenge fans to examine officiating call(s) made in the previous Pittsburgh Steelers game. The goal is not to whine about calls, as we cannot change them long after the fact! Instead, this column is an opportunity to ...

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Steel City Underground

A message to our readers/listeners

It's an exciting time to be part of Steel City Underground. As the Pittsburgh Steelers hold the top seed in the AFC, we too are on top of our game. I'd like to personally announce some of the ongoing changes here on our website and various platforms moving forward, beginning ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell

Why are the Patriots the benchmark for the Steelers 2017 season?

When talking Steelers football, one team comes up more often than Pittsburgh themselves: the New England Patriots. After disappointing losses to the Patriots over the years, compounded by a crushing defeat in the AFC Championship game last season, I can sympathize with fans who fear Tom Brady and company. What ...

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Cleveland Browns Rival Report

Cleveland continues path toward top overall draft pick

The mediocrity that is the Cleveland Browns continued through Sunday with the team's 19-7 loss, their tenth of the season. The loss put the Browns in the record books, but not in a good way. Losing to the Jaguars officially gave Cleveland the worst streak ever in league history.

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Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger

Big Ben’s best game of 2017 sign of more to come?

Nearly one week ago, everyone was ready to throw their Terrible Towels in on Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. Big Ben was struggling on the road against the Indianapolis Colts, a team in which he dominated in their previous three encounters. Roethlisberger turned it around in the fourth quarter of that ...

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Top 100 Most Influential Steelers

Top 100 most influential people in Steelers history: 11 -15

The guys remaining on this list speak for themselves. They are legendary. They are, or soon will be Hall of Famers. They are game changers. What more needs to be said? They are the top 15 people in the history of the Steelers. Let’s get to it. Embed from Getty ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers WR Antonio Brown

SCU week in review – November 19th

In case you missed it (or anything) the SCU week in review recaps all articles, videos, posts and more, shared via Steel City Underground's various platforms throughout the week.

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Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger

Pittsburgh Steelers Week 11 Winners and Losers

The Steelers played their best game of the season Thursday night, as they won in blowout fashion over the Titans. While I typically come down pretty hard on players after the game, the Steelers didn't give me much to complain about in this 40-17 victory. Here are my winners and ...

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