September 2014 | Steel City Underground

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Stop Blaming Todd Haley

A contingent of Steelers fans would like the team to clean the house on their coaches. Some of the more patient fans understand, just as the Rooneys do, that consistency is key to winning in the "Not For Long" league. One could look no further than the Buffalo Bills, Oakland ...

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Likes and Dislikes: Buccaneers vs. Steelers

One word can sum up yesterday's loss against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers: disappointment. Disappointing, because again, the opposing team didn't defeat the Steelers, rather the Steelers beat themselves. In what could've been a 3-1 start, adding some cushion to their record and making last year's 0-4 start a distant memory, ...

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Preview: Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Coming off of a 37-19 victory over the Carolina Panthers, the 2-1 Pittsburgh Steelers look to improve their record against the 0-3 Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Buccaneers travel into Pittsburgh after an embarrassing loss 56-14 loss to their own division rival, the Atlanta Falcons. Will Pittsburgh's well-oiled machine travel back home with them? ...

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Harrison Will Help Linebackers Stay The Course

It was less than a month ago that James Harrison announced his retirement. A press conference was held and the former NFL Defensive Player of the Year officially retired as a Pittsburgh Steeler. Less than 24 hours after the Steelers starting OLB Jarvis Jones fell to a wrist injury, the rumor ...

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Likes and Dislikes: Steelers vs. Panthers

The sky is no longer falling and all is well in Steeler-land. The Steelers traveled into Charlotte, North Carolina on Sunday night with a 1-1 record and a dark cloud looming over their head after an ugly all-around performance in their last game, a loss to division rival Baltimore. A ...

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Preview: Carolina Panthers

After losing 26-6 against their division rival, the Baltimore Ravens, the Pittsburgh Steelers head to Charlotte, North Carolina to take on the 2-0 Carolina Panthers for Sunday Night Football. The Panthers won their game last Sunday against the Detroit Lions, 24-7. Here's a preview of what we might expect for ...

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Defensive Growing Pains

A hot topic so far this season has been the Steelers defense. The team has been unable to stop the run, and has been the subject of criticism for giving up 183 yards to the Cleveland Browns and 157 yards to the Baltimore Ravens. Worse than giving up large chunks ...

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No Need To Panic… Yet!

Here we are again: Steelers fans are a spoiled bunch! Every now and then we have to accept that our team will lose. I know that's a bitter pill to swallow on a week when the rest of the AFC North came away with a victory. However, it's no reason ...

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Likes and Dislikes: Steelers vs. Ravens

The morning after a highly anticipated contest with the Baltimore Ravens, many Steeler fans are still shaking their heads, wondering what went wrong. The finger of blame cannot be pointed at any one player or incdent in particular, as the loss was a collective team effort. Last night's game could ...

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