October 2014 | Steel City Underground

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Preview: Baltimore Ravens

The rumor going around Pittsburgh this week is that the Baltimore Ravens requested to not play their rival Steelers, at their Heinz Field home, on Sunday Night Football. Turnabout is fair play, as the Ravens are the beneficiary of 2 victories in the teams last two meetings: both of those ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers: 6th Dumbest Fan Base In America

Fox Sports writer Clay Travis released an article in August titled the Ten Dumbest Fan Bases In America. This article was recently shared to me, as a joke, from my soon-to-be brother-in-law (since he's a salty Colts fan who still can't come to grips with Ben Roethlisberger's record shattering, Colt-stomping performance ...

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Likes and Dislikes: Colts vs. Steelers

Walking into Heinz Field yesterday afternoon, I looked over at my cousin, and said: the Steelers need to put up 30+ and our defense needs to hold them to under 30, to win this game. Much like the Carolina Panthers game, where the Steelers came out of several quarters of ...

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Preview: Indianapolis Colts

The 4-3 Pittsburgh Steelers enter the 2nd of 3 consecutive home games at Heinz Field when they take on the 5-2 Indianapolis Colts this Sunday. Pittsburgh eyes a key match up that would keep them in the AFC North mix, one week before facing the Baltimore Ravens. Incidentally, Pittsburgh could ...

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Likes and Dislikes: Texans vs. Steelers

What's not to like about a victory? Especially a much-needed victory, when 2 other AFC North foes fell on Sunday? The critics are out, and many will point out the defense gave up 23 points, while the offense scored most of their points during a 2nd quarter flurry like no ...

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Preview: Houston Texans

The last time the Pittsburgh Steelers played at Heinz Field, they invariably had the most disappointing home loss in recent memory. Within the closing minutes, the then unbeaten Tampa Bay Buccaneers scored the winning touchdown. Monday Night, the Steelers return to Heinz Field, hoping to erase the stain of the ...

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What Has To Happen Next?

This has been a long week for Pittsburgh Steelers fans. Many are wondering how the Steelers can be "fixed." After 6 games last season, the Steelers record stood at 2-4, on a 2 game win streak after dropping the first 4 games in a row. The season was thought to ...

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Likes and Dislikes: Steelers vs. Browns

The Steelers took this one on the chin... and on the butt. Though a division rival for many years, previous incarnations of the Cleveland Browns have not been a true rival in any sense: the teams on each side must dish out as much as they take for any series ...

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Preview: Cleveland Browns

The shocking images of Cleveland scoring 24 consecutive, unanswered points, after Pittsburgh had done the same earlier, is still fresh in the minds of Steelers fans everywhere. And rightfully so. This Sunday's game marks the first regular season rematch of any divisional opponents. The first game was played at Heinz ...

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