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Several Steelers practicing for return on Sunday

The Steelers bye week came at a perfect time. There were many of us hoping that this bye week would allow our various injured players to heal up, and it looks like these wishes are coming true. Per various Pittsburgh writers, Monday's practice saw the return and participation of many ...

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Should the Steelers be underdogs to Ravens this Sunday?

Various sports betting houses have placed the Baltimore Ravens as the early favorite over the Pittsburgh Steelers for this week's upcoming game. MyBookie Online Sportsbook currently lists the Ravens as 3 point favorites over the Steelers. Of course, Pittsburgh being a favorite, or an underdog, completely lies in whether or ...

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When will Ben be back?

The reports of Ben's demise, or return, are getting a bit out of control. I realize everyone is in a panic, and with the Steelers having a bye week, there's 7 additional days to create more news where there is none. When the news came out, the Steelers had not ...

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Tomlin tends to finish season strong following bye week

A few days ago i wrote an article about Tomlin's success in games following the bye week. I decided to continue that train of thought and take a look at the Steelers overall record in the games following the bye week. Bill Belichick, regardless of how you feel about him, ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger

SCU week in review – October 30th

In case you missed it (or anything) the SCU Sunday Steelers Wrap-up recaps all articles, videos, posts and more, shared via Steel City Underground's various platforms throughout the week. Podcasts Media A week following knee surgery and Ben is out throwing passes at practice - no one tougher! #steelers A ...

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Fast Facts: Steelers Bye Week

Fast Facts is a weekly series featuring a quick glance at the upcoming Steelers game: since there's no game this week, let's take a look at some facts through this week. Team Record Pittsburgh Steelers (4-3) A look at the coaches Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin Overall regular-season record: 96-55 ...

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Has Cobi Hamilton earned a spot on the Steelers active roster?

Has Cobi Hamilton earned a spot on the active roster? That's the million dollar question coming out of the Steelers bye week. Pittsburgh currently has 6 receivers on their 53-man roster: Antonio Brown Markus Wheaton Sammie Coates Eli Rogers Darrius Heyward-Bey Cobi Hamilton Hamilton, a fourth-year journeyman wide receiver on ...

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Is a healthy Landry Jones better than a banged-up Ben?

If this premise sounds familiar, it is: I wrote about this same topic back in January, following the Steelers ugly playoff win against the Cincinnati Bengals. In that game, Ben Roethlisberger was injured, replaced by Landry Jones (who then threw a pick) and was replaced again by Big Ben (who ...

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